First settled by Benjamin Chaplin in the 1740’s, Chaplin is located a mere fifteen minutes from the University of Connecticut (Home of the Huskies!) and Eastern Connecticut State University. Nestled among lush forests and the Natchaug River, Chaplin is an idyllic small town of just 2500 residents offering a distinctive lifestyle. One senses that you have stepped back to an era when small towns in Connecticut exhibited a true sense of community pride and a welcoming spirit. Located in “The Quiet Northeast Corner of Connecticut”, this Windham County town offers easy access to and from this community via the Windham Airport and several major highways.
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For the history buff in the family, Chaplin will delight all with historical sites and antique shops around every corner. Be sure to take in the many local fairs, art/craft shows, and concerts. For the more active crowd, there’s hiking and biking trails plus exciting sky diving available locally at the Windham Airport. A few of the cultural diversions include the Three C's, Break-A-Leg Productions, Opera New England and Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut. Each venue offers a broad spectrum of stage productions to be enjoyed throughout the year.
This serene town provides the ambience of a small rural community and yet one can easily access all the amenities that await you in larger nearby cities including Boston, Providence, Hartford, Worcester, Springfield, New London and Norwich. All are within an easy drive. If you’re relocating to Chaplin, CT, why not request your free CONN Area Relocation Package
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