Area Type: Town

Being in the “Quiet Corner” of Windham County, CT, makes Canterbury a great place to call home.  This historical town, which is 306-years-old, is an interesting place to relocate to and search for Canterbury homes for sale.  There are an array of scenic natural features and breathtaking landscapes situated within the 40.3 square miles of this northeast section of Connecticut.  The real estate in Canterbury is just waiting for you to come and make this charming town your home.  The estimated median value of houses and/or condos for sale in Canterbury were $267,459 in 2008.

Activities and Attractions in Canterbury, CT

In this beautiful and lovely Connecticut town, there are plenty of things to do and see.  You can definitely read about some “Canterbury Tales” in the town’s public library, and even enjoy the wonderful DVD and video collections, Interloan libraries, computer access and Internet.  There is an array of other attractions to make you want to move to Canterbury, CT, which include:

• Canterbury Athletic Association – town sports (basketball, wrestling, soccer, golf and more)
• Canterbury Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
• Canterbury Historical Society – help preserve the sites and resources special to Canterbury
• Canterbury Lions Club – eye screenings, scholarships and more
• Canterbury Senior Citizens – provide socialization opportunities
• Canterbury Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10688 – stands for Patriotism, education, charity and history
• Canterbury Volunteer Fire Department
• Community Emergency Response Team – all-volunteer group
• Finnish American Heritage Society
• Various Canterbury Places of Worship
• Prudence Crandall Museum
• Various Sports and Outdoor Recreational Activities – hiking, biking, jogging and more
• Two town schools (Canterbury Elementary and Dr. Helen Baldwin Middle School)
• Six area High Schools

Canterbury, CT Welcomes You Home

Move to a fantastic town with great charm, local character and fantastic neighbors.  Searching for Canterbury, CT homes for sale or just in the early stages of researching the town, means you need the assistance of a knowledgeable real estate team to give you all the inside information.  Contact us, Elaine and Tom Burns and we can help you find the perfect Canterbury neighborhood to meet your needs.  There are many stressful procedures in the Canterbury home buying process, but we can explain every step of the process and make it more enjoyable.  We are also available if you need to sell your current Cnterbury home and find a new one. Let’s start today and get you settled in your perfect Canterbury, CT property.


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