Pomfret History - Pastoral Byways, Historic landmarks, Unique shops and Exceptional life
Incorporated in 1713, Pomfret, Connecticut is a small rural town located in the breathtaking setting of Northeastern county of Windham. The town is mostly a rural residential one with a few industries. For the history buff, there are numerous historic buildings and landmarks detailing the life, times, and changes of Pomfret. You will be able to enjoy learning about the town’s purchase in 1686 from the Owaneco Native Americans for 30 pounds, all the way through time to today.
As a resident of Pomfret, you will be able to enjoy the small town life with modern amenities and conveniences. Pomfret has changed from being strictly rural agricultural to being rural residential with around 14 farms left, 5 being dairy farms. Year around there will be farm excursions to bring your family to enjoy, including pumpkin patches and apple picking. There are also several thriving worldwide industrial complexes ranging from fiber optics to forest products, which support a thriving economy. You will also be only an hour and a half to Boston, 45 min. to the shore and about an hour from the state capitol of Hartford.
Pomfret Real Estate
There is a wide range of home styles, from lovely country ranches to beautifully landscaped designer houses. Though the town is small, there is a rich sense of community while still having the privacy of large yards or private home drives. Take a look at the breathtaking homes now available with our handy MLS Home Search. You will easily be able to find a home to fit all your needs, desires, and dreams.
Are You Relocating To Pomfret?
If you are thinking about relocating to the Pomfret area or one of the surrounding towns of Bolton, Coventry, South Windsor, Tolland, Willington, Storrs, living in this area is all about a rich quality of life. Would it help to have more information on homes for sale in Pomfret? If so, why not request your FREE Relocation Package today. This customized relocation kit is filled with rich information on Pomfret homes, neighborhoods, wonderful activities here and tons of local school information. Request your Pomfret Relocation Package today! Contact us, Elaine and Tom Burns at The Burns Group, to help you with all your home buying and selling needs. Let's get you into the Pomfret home of your dreams immediately.