Greenwich, CT —
Local Secrets: A year long calendar packed with events

There are approximately 60,000 residents in this lovely town which has 32 miles of coastline, only a 41 minute ride by train to NYC. Within Greenwich there are 4 zip codes : Greenwich, Riverside, Old Greenwich, Cos Cob. Greenwich, known for it’s top rated schools offers 10 private schools, 11 public elementary, 3 public middle schools and one public high school. Greenwich has a variety of events that make it family oriented, cultural, sporting or jet setting. Once you visit Greenwich you will want to stay forever!

The best local secrets:

Best sandwiches: Corbos on the Corner. Get the Bruin, the Cardinal, The Roadie or #11.
 
Best cheat meal: Garden Catering. Get the High School Special (a favorite among guess-who ranging from 15-19 yrs old) - a half-pound white meat chicken nuggets with fries or “cones” (a lighter version of a tater tot). Always ask for extra seasoning and sides of honey mustard!
 
Entertainment: Bruce Park Grill.

"You’ll have to bring your A-game in shuffle board to keep up with locals who run the tables."

Running: Tod’s Point Loop Course, a 2.4 mile run where you’ll see Long Island Sound and New York City skyline views along the wooded, dirt paths.
 
Adventures for the whole family: Take the ferry to any three of the islands right off the coast (Great Captain, Little Captain & Wee Captain Islands). Pack camping gear, food and water and stay the night - free of charge!

A year long calendar packed with events:

Greenwich Town Party: An annual celebration for the people of Greenwich to come together and participate in a day of music, food, fun, family, and friendship to experience the strength of community.

"While the party is about a day of celebration, the effect it creates is far larger. It transcends that single day, building a lasting sense of town pride and the strength of the Greenwich community."

Cruise to Nowhere: Offered a few times during the year by the Town of Greenwich, this cruise on local waters offers a wonderful view of the Greenwich coastline. Bring your refreshments and food, sit back and relax during this two hour enjoyable cruise.
 
Greenwich Food and Wine Festival: Held every September, it is multi- day food, drink and music event that benefits the HOLE IN THE WALL GANG CAMP, a nationwide organization dedicated to providing healing to children and their families coping with cancer and other serious illnesses.
 
Greenwich Concours D’Elegance: Held in June and recognized as one of the premier concours in the country, Greenwich is unique in that it is two concours back to back. Saturday is the Concours Americana for American cars and motorcycles, while Sunday is the Concours International for imported marques.

Featured Listings

153 Ferry Road, Lyme (Hadlyme), CT

$15,000,000
Welcome to Highover, a 30-acre hilltop estate on the lower Connecticut River designed by Alfred Hopkins. Over half a mile of water frontage makes this one of the most private waterfront settings in the state, with natural physical barriers that provide security and protection. Many notable guests have visited, including Albert Einstein, Katherine Hepburn, President Harding, and William Gilette. A 5-year renovation occurred at the sprawling 5 BED/8 BATH chateau residence and the 3 BED/4 BATH 1820s Federal Style guest house next to the pillared gated entry. The ground-up renovations exemplify the owners endless devotion to bringing the expected appurtenances into both homes while preserving their classic architecture. A new 3-bay garage with a workshop above and a spacious tobacco barn would accommodate many recreational needs. The dock on Whalebone Creek easily accommodates the owners 36 Hinckley Picnic boat. For larger boats, a 10-minute boat ride brings you to your mooring at Hamburg Cove, one of the Easts best hurricane holes. If your vessel is over sixty feet, marinas are available at the mouth of the river. Lyme is the quintessential enchanted classic New England setting of antique homes, stone walls, and undisturbed countryside. Uniquely poised between New York and Boston and a short ride to world-class entertainment at 2 of the world's largest casinos - Foxwoods & Mohegan Sun. Less than an hour by helicopter from JFK, Logan, and Bradley.

225 Lordship Boulevard, Stratford (Lordship), CT

$14,750,000
Brand new 69 unit luxury apartment building. Pool, fitness center, leasing office, dog park, etc. NOI 980,000 Asking Price: 14,750,000 Cap Rate: 6.64

266 Michigan Road, New Canaan (Smith Ridge), CT

$15,000,000
FURNISHED. Move In For Holidays! On 6+ acres, tailored for an American lifestyle this 18,000 SF European Style home is met inside w/a balanced mix of classic luxury and relaxed modern-day conveniences and furnishings accentuated by contemporary art. Curated by DDC-NYC from a global selection, the furniture was chosen in ways that maximize elegance, style, sophistication & functionality. Designed to host business associates and entertaining without sacrificing the on-going family activities, the home has two distinctive wings. North, with 2-Story Library, Conference/Reading rm, Main Office, Bar, Living and Music rms. Accessed via a separate courtyard, the South wing includes a Dining rm, Reception rm, 2nd Office, Valcucine ergonomic Kitchen, Breakfast area, Family rm, Back Staircase, Service/Mudroom. 2 Laundry rms. Primary Suite with Sitting rm, 2 Fireplaces, 2 Baths, WIC, Dressing rm and Terrace. 6 addit. En-Suites w/Porcelanosa Baths. Bespoke Millwork, Italian Chandeliers, Floor-to-Ceiling Paneled Walls, French Doors with Transom Windows. 8 Chesney Fireplaces. A family-wellness focused estate with enticing, extensive indoor and outdoor features & activities. Fitness Center w/Sauna. Viewing Anteroom leads to Game rm. Home Theater and Wine Cellar. Private fresh water Pond. Pool. Tennis Court. 2,000SF Cottage. Heated Garage with auto exhaust for 10 family cars or up to 25 collectible cars. Details incl. beds & baths on 266MichiganRoad.com. Unfurnished listing #170591063

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