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Canton

Hartford County, Connecticut

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Canton is nestled alongside the Farmington River and was once ranked as one of the "Ten Coolest Small Towns in America" and rated as "The Best Place to Raise Kids in CT".

The town of Canton, CT in Hartford County is nestled alongside the Farmington River and is located adjacent to Simsbury and New Hartford. Canton was established in 1806 after separating from Simsbury and was named after Canton, China. Once ranked by Budget Magazine as one of the “Ten Coolest Small Towns in America” and rated by Bloomberg Businessweek Lifestyle Magazine among the “Best Place to Raise Kids in Connecticut,” this town has plenty to offer for residents and visitors alike. Popular attractions include the Canton Historical Museum, The Shoppes at Farmington Valley and the Roaring Brook Nature Center. One trip to Canton is all it takes to fall in love with the simplicity and aesthetic beauty of this Central Connecticut gem.

Collinsville, a borough of Canton, has an old village feel that brings you back in time with old mills and factory buildings. You can find many local merchants with handmade jewelry, custom crafts and a collection of antiques. Bridge Street Live, located on the Farmington River in Collinsville, is an art-deco styled venue with live music and award-winning stand-up comedy. Gallery on the Green is the longest running artists’ cooperative, where artists have the opportunity to exhibit and sell their work. A visit to Matterhorn Mini Golf, voted Editor’s Choice, Best of New England 2017 by Yankee Magazine, is a Swiss-themed mini golf course where you can learn about cheese, chocolate and hadron colliders while playing 18 holes.

The town of Canton, CT in Hartford County is nestled alongside the Farmington River and is located adjacent to Simsbury and New Hartford. Canton was established in 1806 after separating from Simsbury and was named after Canton, China. Once ranked by Budget Magazine as one of the “Ten Coolest Small Towns in America” and rated by Bloomberg Businessweek Lifestyle Magazine among the “Best Place to Raise Kids in Connecticut,” this town has plenty to offer for residents and visitors alike. Popular attractions include the Canton Historical Museum, The Shoppes at Farmington Valley and the Roaring Brook Nature Center. One trip to Canton is all it takes to fall in love with the simplicity and aesthetic beauty of this Central Connecticut gem.

Collinsville, a borough of Canton, has an old village feel that brings you back in time with old mills and factory buildings. You can find many local merchants with handmade jewelry, custom crafts and a collection of antiques. Bridge Street Live, located on the Farmington River in Collinsville, is an art-deco styled venue with live music and award-winning stand-up comedy. Gallery on the Green is the longest running artists’ cooperative, where artists have the opportunity to exhibit and sell their work. A visit to Matterhorn Mini Golf, voted Editor’s Choice, Best of New England 2017 by Yankee Magazine, is a Swiss-themed mini golf course where you can learn about cheese, chocolate and hadron colliders while playing 18 holes.

The town of Canton, CT in Hartford County is nestled alongside the Farmington River and is located adjacent to Simsbury and New Hartford. Canton was established in 1806 after separating from Simsbury and was named after Canton, China. Once ranked by Budget Magazine as one of the “Ten Coolest Small Towns in America” and rated by Bloomberg Businessweek Lifestyle Magazine among the “Best Place to Raise Kids in Connecticut,” this town has plenty to offer for residents and visitors alike. Popular attractions include the Canton Historical Museum, The Shoppes at Farmington Valley and the Roaring Brook Nature Center. One trip to Canton is all it takes to fall in love with the simplicity and aesthetic beauty of this Central Connecticut gem.

Collinsville, a borough of Canton, has an old village feel that brings you back in time with old mills and factory buildings. You can find many local merchants with handmade jewelry, custom crafts and a collection of antiques. Bridge Street Live, located on the Farmington River in Collinsville, is an art-deco styled venue with live music and award-winning stand-up comedy. Gallery on the Green is the longest running artists’ cooperative, where artists have the opportunity to exhibit and sell their work. A visit to Matterhorn Mini Golf, voted Editor’s Choice, Best of New England 2017 by Yankee Magazine, is a Swiss-themed mini golf course where you can learn about cheese, chocolate and hadron colliders while playing 18 holes.

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50 East Hill Road #4D
Canton, CT $92,000

50 East Hill Road #4D

Canton, CT

$92,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 1/1 Baths
  • 1,116 Sqft
29 Hoffmann Road
Canton, CT $1,149,000

29 Hoffmann Road

Canton, CT

$1,149,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 6,300 Sqft
6 Red Fox Run
Canton, CT $849,000

6 Red Fox Run

Canton, CT

$849,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4,000 Sqft
7 Garrett Rd Road
Canton, CT $795,000

7 Garrett Rd Road

Canton, CT

$795,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 3,600 Sqft
18 Livingston Road
Canton, CT $765,000

18 Livingston Road

Canton, CT

$765,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4,000 Sqft
139 West Simsbury Road
Canton, CT $750,000

139 West Simsbury Road

Canton, CT

$750,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,380 Sqft
81-83 Torrington Avenue
Canton, CT $750,000

81-83 Torrington Avenue

Canton, CT

$750,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 6,490 Sqft
129 Morgan Road
Canton, CT $749,000

129 Morgan Road

Canton, CT

$749,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 6/1 Baths
  • 7,476 Sqft

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Canton is within Hartford County, Connecticut and borders Simsbury, Burlington, Avon and Granby.

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Units Sold

July 2020

26 TOTAL UNITS

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July 2020 - Single Family Homes

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