Welcome to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties New Milford Office, located on the scenic New Milford Green.
New Milford is Connecticut's largest town. Resting on the Housatonic River and Candlewood Lake, New Milford offers a diverse lifestyle from corporate and industrial facilities to rolling hillside and farmland to historical homes. New Milford's rich history and young spirit make this pleasant New England community an ideal place in which to live, work and play.
Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshires in Litchfield County, New Milford is proud to have one of New England's most beautiful village centers with a variety of shops and restaurants, a movie theater, and one of the most scenic greens in Connecticut. The Green is home to the Farmers Market, Summer Concerts, Village Fair Days, Taste of New Milford, Sip and Stroll and Hay Ride with Santa to name a few. New Yorkers often choose our area for a getaway as there are many incredible summer rentals to enjoy less than 90 minutes from New York City.
Bordered by Sherman, Kent, Warren, Washington, Roxbury, Bridgewater and Brookfield, New Milford offers hiking, boating on Candlewood Lake and Lake Lillinonah, fishing, easy access to golfing at world class golf courses, Bulls Bridge Golf Club in South Kent, The Club at River Oaks in Sherman as well as Candlewood Valley Country Club, a public golf course located on Route 7 in New Milford. There is canoeing or rafting on the Housatonic, minutes to the Appalachian Trail in South Kent at Bulls Bridge, many fine town and state parks.
More about New Milford CT
Gaylordsville, CT 06755, is actually part of New Milford, and was founded in 1725 by Mr. Gaylord, a surveyor who understood immediately what he saw in front of him. He quickly bought up parcels of what is now known as Gaylordsville, CT. Gaylordsville, CT has its own U.S. Post office and zip code, the local Gaylordsville Volunteer Fire Department is a treasure, there is the Gaylordsville Country Store where the locals meet and greet and solve all the problems of the world. Steeped in local history, and wrapped in Litchfield County eye candy, Gaylordsville, CT is a truly wonderful place to call home.
Northville, New Milford, CT is a wonderful area in the north eastern side of town. Here you can find some well established subdivisions, old farms, great restaurants and beautiful antique homes nestled in the shadow of Bear Hill. The Northville Market is a favorite food market for so many with its wonderful deli section and unique and wonderful food selection. Rumor has it that originally Bear Hill was originally called Bare Hill due to the charcoal making. The hillsides suffered from slash and burn syndrome, as much of Connecticut did. Now that is a distant memory. Homes are nestled in the woods and hillsides, making for a wonderful rural woodland setting.
Merryall, CT. The section of New Milford known as Merryall is set in the beautiful hills of Litchfield County in the northern part of New Milford between Kent and New Preston. It has long been an extremely popular section of town. The homes are nestled in a highly wooded area, with homes, large estates and farms spotting the countryside. For those people looking for a luxury second home, there are wonderful antiques set on larger tracts of land in the Merryall section of New Milford, CT. A mere 20 minutes from the Metro North train station in Windgale, New York, and close to Route 22 in New York, it is a 90 minute drive to downtown Manhattan. Beautiful estates ranging in the 1 - 2 million dollar plus price range, privacy, convenience, wonderful setting make this a favored location. The Merryall section of New Milford was given its name by a group of men who were surveying the area between 1776 and 1731, it is not quite clear. However what is clear is that they were dining by a spring, shared a bottle of spirits, and named the area "Merryall" as they were Merry all!
Candlewood Lake offers so much for the homeowner who is lucky enough to live in one of our many water communities here in New Milford, CT. There are a wide variety of lake communities to choose from, something for everyone, for every taste and budget. From expensive estate homes to modest first time home buyers, there is surely something to please everyone in a Candlewood Lake Community home! Some are lucky enough to have lake frontage with private docks, with private beaches, with great views. Others have access to private beaches, some communities have docks available for residents. Truly a wide variety to pick from. Boating, fishing, swimming or just quite enjoyment of the beautiful views, Candlewood Lake is truly a gem in New Milford, CT. A few fun facts about Candlewood Lake
Candlewood Lake is the largest man made lake in Connecticut
Candlewood Lake is part of Danbury, New Fairfield, Sherman, New Milford and Brookfield
Candlewood Lake took 2 years to complete and was considered full September 29, 1928
Many homes and farms were flooded to create Candlewood Lake, some are still visible to divers