Canaan Mews, Refined and Stylish Condos in New Canaan, CT 06840
Canaan Mews Refined and Stylish Condos, New Canaan, CT 06840, built in 1986 when builders were craftsmen, is located in lovely New Canaan, Connecticut part of Fairfield County Connecticut one of the most expensive counties in the United States. Three expansive bedrooms and three baths are typical of these cluster homes of 2, 320 +/- square feet. Refined and stylish, each unit has individual touches which make each home unique.
The open plan creates a living room/dining area of proper proportion. Living rooms have fireplaces with mantles, huge ceiling high windows to meld the outside with the inside, beautifully finished hard wood floors and vaulted ceilings with beams and crown moldings. Dining areas flow easily into the living room so that entertaining is seamless. Open the French Doors off the living room and you are in your beautiful fenced in patio area where you can barbeque or just relax and enjoy the plantings. Clean oil heat and central air conditioning keep your home comfortable no matter what the weather. The family room which may be on the lower level fully finished basement will also provide plenty of storage as will the one car attached garage. These cluster homes were built with large master bedrooms and baths with vaulted ceilings and extra large showers and tubs, marble floors and marble vanities. The kitchen at Canaan Mews Refined and Stylish Condos, New Canaan, CT 06840 is spectacular. Hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets and granite counter tops make it easy to create that perfect meal for your spouse or guests. Canaan Mews cluster homes are stately and luxurious, a perfect place to enjoy life. There are other wonderful condos in New Canaan such as Forest Manor and Forest Ridge.
Your home at Canaan Mews Refined and Stylish Condos, New Canaan, CT 06840 will be close to the train to New York City which is a one hour and twenty minute ride. A short stroll will bring you to the main street with its trendy shops, ZAGAT rated restaurants, antique shops, art galleries, wine shops and Starbucks.
According to CNN Money, in 2008, New Canaan had the highest median family income in the United States. Population is about 20,000 very calm and active residents who are proud of the high end shops in town, Philip Johnson’s “Glass House”, and their school system where the median SAT score was 1804. Settled in 1731 and incorporated in 1801, New Canaan is unique for a New England town of its size, because it has no town green or main street. Many business executives live in New Canaan and commute to their jobs using the branch railroad which ends in town. That means they can get a seat! Major shopping is close by in Stamford.
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About New Canaan
New Canaan is a beautiful town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, one of the most affluent communities in the United States. Established in 1731 as Canaan Parish, the area was a religious community in northwestern Norwalk and northeastern Stamford. Initially, Canaan Parish was not designed as a town and that is why, when it was incorporated in 1801, New Canaan didn’t have a main street, a central common, or a town hall. The settlement developed as an agricultural community and it remained one until late 18th century and the beginning of the 19th century when shoemaking transformed the town and became the major industry in New Canaan.
In addition, many other small companies started to grow in different parts of the town, contributing to its rapid change and development. Once the railroad came to New Canaan, wealthy people of New York were attracted by the beauty of the town and made a habit out of spending their vacations here. Some of them were so charmed by this lovely town that they started moving here and commuting to their jobs in the big city. Many of the tasteful and beautiful estates that belonged to the early families that came from the city can be found even today, sprinkled throughout this small town.
From the late 1940s through the 1960s, New Canaan was an important center for the modern design movement, attracting many artists, writers and media people. World famous architects found in New Canaan a place where they could bring their ideas to life, and managed to create many cutting edge homes. The most famous of all was the Glass House, created by Philip Johnson, and it can be visited by appointment.
Over the years, New Canaan grew into a wonderful place that offers residents opportunities that ensure a comfortable and modern lifestyle. With its art galleries and historic sites, the town always adds something to its cultural value. Besides, there are many recreational activities to be enjoyed in New Canaan, as there are many parks and open spaces. Located close to Stamford and New York City, the town gives residents the chance to escape into different places and enjoy everything the surrounding cities have to offer.