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

134 Pinnacle Lane
Chester, CT $1,175,000

134 Pinnacle Lane

Chester, CT

$1,175,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 4,694 Sqft
44 Spring St
Chester, CT $895,000

44 Spring St

Chester, CT

$895,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3/2 Baths
  • 3,841 Sqft
23 Gilbert Hill Rd
Chester, CT $721,200

23 Gilbert Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$721,200
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,336 Sqft
79 Cedar Lake Rd
Chester, CT $675,000

79 Cedar Lake Rd

Chester, CT

$675,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,726 Sqft
25 Gilbert Hill Rd
Chester, CT $649,000

25 Gilbert Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$649,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 4,121 Sqft
15 Gilbert Hill Rd
Chester, CT $599,000

15 Gilbert Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$599,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,924 Sqft
16 North Main Street
Chester, CT $595,000

16 North Main Street

Chester, CT

$595,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,737 Sqft
28 Hoop Pole Hill Rd
Chester, CT $489,900

28 Hoop Pole Hill Rd

Chester, CT

$489,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 2,556 Sqft

Chester

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

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

April 2016

2 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

April 2016 - Single Family Homes

$214K
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Percentage of Asking Price

April 2016 Single Family Homes

99%
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