Chester

Chester

Shoreline, Connecticut

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Chester, incorporated in 1836, is a small, former mill town with roots in the shipbuilding industry.

Located on the hillside of the Connecticut River, Chester achieved fame as a center for inventors and manufacturing innovations. A town for all seasons, Chester reflects typical New England charm with its rolling hills, pristine lakes, rushing waterfalls, lush forests and sparkling streams and ponds. The town is a haven for nature lovers, who will find a variety of flora, fauna and wildlife throughout Cockaponset State Park and along the Connecticut River. Because Chester’s geography includes a healthy assortment of natural water features, many property owners take advantage of their natural surroundings – streams, waterfalls and ponds – by incorporating them into their landscaping. Chester has a vibrant downtown hub, lined with an array of eateries, retail shops and businesses. It is home to the 65-foot-long Chester-Hadlyme Ferry, owned and operated by the State of Connecticut. The ferry operates seasonally and has a capacity for approximately 50 passengers and eight to nine vehicles.

Located on the hillside of the Connecticut River, Chester achieved fame as a center for inventors and manufacturing innovations. A town for all seasons, Chester reflects typical New England charm with its rolling hills, pristine lakes, rushing waterfalls, lush forests and sparkling streams and ponds. The town is a haven for nature lovers, who will find a variety of flora, fauna and wildlife throughout Cockaponset State Park and along the Connecticut River. Because Chester’s geography includes a healthy assortment of natural water features, many property owners take advantage of their natural surroundings – streams, waterfalls and ponds – by incorporating them into their landscaping. Chester has a vibrant downtown hub, lined with an array of eateries, retail shops and businesses. It is home to the 65-foot-long Chester-Hadlyme Ferry, owned and operated by the State of Connecticut. The ferry operates seasonally and has a capacity for approximately 50 passengers and eight to nine vehicles.

Located on the hillside of the Connecticut River, Chester achieved fame as a center for inventors and manufacturing innovations. A town for all seasons, Chester reflects typical New England charm with its rolling hills, pristine lakes, rushing waterfalls, lush forests and sparkling streams and ponds. The town is a haven for nature lovers, who will find a variety of flora, fauna and wildlife throughout Cockaponset State Park and along the Connecticut River. Because Chester’s geography includes a healthy assortment of natural water features, many property owners take advantage of their natural surroundings – streams, waterfalls and ponds – by incorporating them into their landscaping. Chester has a vibrant downtown hub, lined with an array of eateries, retail shops and businesses. It is home to the 65-foot-long Chester-Hadlyme Ferry, owned and operated by the State of Connecticut. The ferry operates seasonally and has a capacity for approximately 50 passengers and eight to nine vehicles.

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Lifestyle Features

Lifestyle Feature

Shoreline Living

Right along the eastern Connecticut shoreline lie a great many spectacular homes for sale that enjoy direct frontage along Long Island Sound. View the serene waters directly from your living room or your yard, and watch the boats sailing to the horizon. Here you can uncover all of the exceptional opportunities for waterfront living now available on Connecticut’s shoreline.

Deep Water Docks

The Connecticut shoreline is home to some of the most beautiful direct shorefront listings available, many with their own deep water docks for immediate access to water recreation. Explore the many dock-equipped properties now for sale on the Connecticut shoreline.

Beach Access

You never have to venture far to enjoy the immaculate white-sand beach at these Long Island Sound-front properties on the Connecticut shoreline. Start searching for the many lovely direct beachfront properties currently on the market and ripe for discovery.

Lifestyle Feature

Golf Living

Some properties are within a few minutes’ drive; others are situated adjacent to or even directly on the beautiful golf green. The country club environment is a must-have for many, and for those who are after the golf lifestyle, Fairfield County has a number of superb offerings to consider. Begin exploring the assortment of golf-style listings now on the market in Fairfield County.

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Featured Listings

18 East Liberty Street
Chester, CT $1,500,000

18 East Liberty Street

Chester, CT

$1,500,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 5/2 Baths
  • 6,054 Sqft
95 Goose Hill Rd
Chester, CT $599,000

95 Goose Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$599,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,118 Sqft
93 Goose Hill Rd
Chester, CT $495,000

93 Goose Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$495,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,332 Sqft
1 Ferry Road
Chester, CT $450,000

1 Ferry Road

Chester, CT

$450,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,187 Sqft
67 Goose Hill Rd
Chester, CT $425,000

67 Goose Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$425,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,016 Sqft
15 Deep Hollow Rd
Chester, CT $399,000

15 Deep Hollow Rd

Chester, CT

$399,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 1/1 Baths
  • 2,066 Sqft
16 Main St
Chester, CT $359,000

16 Main St

Chester, CT

$359,000
  • 2,300 Sqft
43 W Main St
Chester, CT $345,000

43 W Main St

Chester, CT

$345,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 1/1 Baths
  • 864 Sqft

Chester

Area Map

Chester is within Shoreline, Connecticut and borders Deep River, East Haddam, Killingworth and Lyme.

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

May 2015

5 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

May 2015 - Single Family Homes

$525K
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Percentage of Asking Price

May 2015 Single Family Homes

90%
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90%
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