Welcome to Weston
Sophisticated country living in tranquil surroundings
Spacious country estates just an hour outside New York City might seem like an impossible aspiration, but for the lucky few living in Weston, that dream is a reality. Two-acre properties create room to roam in this quaint town of just 10,000 residents, and streams, rivers, and woodlands provide plenty of exploring for those who love the outdoors. Historic farmhouses blend with sprawling, modern estates in this bucolic neighborhood, where residents enjoy plenty of privacy and the simple pleasures of this idyllic community.
What to Love
- Spacious two-acre properties
- Easy commute to New York City by car or train
- Peaceful, serene landscapes
- Laid-back and relaxing lifestyle
Locals here enjoy plenty of space and privacy, but they also benefit from the small-town charm of this tight-knit community. Get to know your neighbors as you walk through the pastoral countryside or play golf at the Country Club. It's easy to make friends here, where locals gather at exciting community events and run into each other while picking up groceries or dropping off the mail. Although the hustle and bustle of the big city feel a world away, it's just a short train ride to Grand Central Station, connecting residents to the variety of New York's offerings.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Weston's quiet downtown maintains the community's sense of peace and serenity with a carefully curated selection of unfussy offerings. Locals gather at Lunch Box
for lazy weekend breakfasts or to sample their craveable pork belly Reuben sandwich. A local food market and essential retail offerings anchor the town center, offering daily essentials in this beautiful setting.
Lachat Town Farm
hosts a weekly farmer's market, making it easy to pick up local produce and art, and hand-crafted items while listening to live music and socializing with friends. The farm's new education center is a great place to learn a new skill or take a tai chi class in the beautiful countryside. A summer concert series attracts locals and visitors alike to enjoy outdoor music under the dusky skies.
Things to Do
Local attractions abound for those who love the outdoors. Head to Devil's Den Preserve
, home to miles of trails, 140 species of birds, and more than 500 kinds of trees and wildflowers. It's a beautiful place to bring a picnic and enjoy a day in the shady woodlands. In the summer, locals gather at Bisceglie Park’s
swimming pool for a refreshing afternoon. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the variety of activities Weston Field Club Inc
offers, where members gather at the lake to swim, paddle, and fish. The club also offers high-end racquet facilities, swimming pools, and a private chef. Golfers will enjoy Aspetuck Valley Country Club's
first-class facilities and beautiful rolling landscape. Swimming and tennis facilities complete this exciting place to play in the beautiful Weston area.
Weston offers a unique public school system, where all four schools share a 117-acre campus. This unique system is considered one of the finest in the U.S., offering high-quality education for Weston residents. The Weston School District has a lengthy history of national school awards, excellent test scores, and a dedication to academic excellence.
- Hurlbutt Elementary School, Pre-K-2, Best Community for Music Education Award (24 School Rd., (203) 221-6300)
- Weston Intermediate School, 3-5, a Nationally-recognized music program, won Best Community for Music Education (95 School Rd., (203) 291-2700)
- Weston Middle School, 6-8, Nationally-ranked extracurricular programs (135 School Rd., (203) 291-1500)
- Weston High School, 9-12, National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. News and World Report Best High Schools (115 School Rd., (203) 291-1600)