Nestled amidst the scenic Shenipsit State Forest, you will find Ellington Estates. The combination of scenic natural surroundings and commuting convenience to Hartford and Springfield makes Ellington Estates an ideal place to live. This spectacular community offers the relaxed atmosphere of country living with superior schools, excellent shopping, and events close to home.
When looking for homes in Ellington, CT, you will find these Toll Brother homes in Ellington Estates have been built with a combination of quality materials and superior design, where every detail is precisely crafted, and seamlessly constructed to create a unique home. This beautiful toll brothers built community has been created with consideration for the environment that results in savings on energy costs, while offering luxury family homes with every comfort.
One of the most attractive sought after communities in Connecticut; Ellington Estates consists of approximately 40 homes built between 2005 and 2007, with a few lots still available. These magnificent homes boast large open floor plans ranging from 3000 to 4500 square feet and are situated amongst some of the most picturesque countryside in Northeastern CT. Here in Ellington Estates you will find gorgeous luxury homes that boast large open floor plans ranging from 2800 to 4500 square feet and feature high ceilings and grand foyers, large open floor plans, and have acreage. These beautiful colonial homes have 8 to 10 rooms of quality built living space with crown moldings and unique architectural features. Homes in Ellington Estates have forced air heat and central air, 4 bedrooms, 3 car garages, and most have public sewers.
Originally part of the Town of Windsor, the Town of Ellington was incorporated in May 1786. Mostly known as an agricultural community, Ellington remains a very rural community. As it enters the 21st Century, Ellington has had the 6th fastest growth rate of all the towns in Connecticut, and has been experiencing changes in growing from a rural farming town to a thriving community. These newer subdivisions like Ellington Estates offer the modern family all the amenities and conveniences they are looking for, while keeping the rural community feeling.
Situated in Northeastern CT, the Town of Ellington has an abundance of open space including the Shenipsit State Forest and Crystal Lake. Part of the Shenipsit State Forest, the Soapstone Mountain tower is a favorite spot that offers spectacular views every season and boasts views to New Hampshire and Vermont on clear days. Crystal Lake offers 200 acres of scenery and an abundance of plant and wildlife. Crystal Lake offers swimming and boating and provides summertime fun for both locals and visitors.
The Town of Ellington maintains its rural character and provides many opportunities for growing families. Known for their great schools, Ellington CT provides a great atmosphere for children of all ages to learn and grow. Ellington Estates is located in the Center Elementary School district. In 2008, the Indian Valley YMCA was built about two miles from Ellington Estates. The “Y” is known for offering programs in youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The YMCA has a state-of-the art fitness center, including a Group Fitness Studio, Cycling Studio, Indoor Lap Pool and Waterpark, and a Whirlpool/Steam/Sauna with Locker Rooms. The “Y” also offers childcare for members using the fitness facility.
Living in Ellington CT you won’t have to look far to find fabulous shopping and restaurants. The Shoppes at Buckland Hills or The Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk in Manchester or Tri-City Plaza in Vernon and Enfield Square in Enfield are all within minutes of Ellington and offer any and all shopping and dining you could possibly imagine.
If you are looking to buy a luxury home in Ellington Estates in Ellington, CT call Jeremy Joslin at 860.748.9381. Jeremy is happy to provide you with more info on these homes and other Ellington luxury homes.