EG Home loves making people happy by building beautiful homes in exceptional locations in Connecticut. With each community we build, we look for stunning locations that provide a high-quality lifestyle. Each home includes superior quality materials and unique designs that cater to how you live today. Our dedicated team members strive to provide an exceptional home-building experience. All of these combine to make us the builder we are today.
If you’re thinking of making a move to Southbury, CT, EG Home is thrilled to introduce you to our Southbury Hills community. Read on to learn more about our homes for sale in Southbury, CT, and what makes this community and location special.
Simply The Best Homes for Sale in Southbury, CT!
Southbury Hills is a classic New England neighborhood. With an incredible location in a highly-rated school district, close to shopping and restaurants, this community is designed to give you everything you want: the benefits of a traditional neighborhood, with energy-efficient, high-quality home construction. Southbury Hills includes 38 estate-style homes on large (2 to 13 acre) wooded home sites. In addition to being located in the highly-rated Pomperaug Regional School District 15, this lovely community is close to everything that makes the region so special. Enjoy endless days of hiking trails, chasing waterfalls, delighting in the changing leaves, or sipping cider or wine in quaint local establishments.
You have the choice of five distinctive designs, including a ranch or modern farmhouse, ranging from 2,800 to 4,500 square feet. These plans have 3 or 5 bedrooms, 2.5 to 5.5 baths, and 2- or 3-car garages. You’ll find many great features throughout these light-filled plans such as large primary suites with walk-in closets, spacious walk-in pantries, flexible second-floor lofts, dramatic 2-story family rooms, and the option to create a multi-use space in the basement level.
In addition to their thoughtful layouts, our homes are designed to meet DOE Zero Energy Ready standards. With an array of cutting-edge features, our Zero Energy Ready homes boast combustion-free water heating and space conditioning, rapid hot water delivery through an on-demand recirculation loop, induction cooking, and spray foam insulation. Indoor airPLUS certification ensures that our homes maintain exceptional indoor air quality. To earn the EPA’s Indoor airPLUS label, EG Home includes design and construction features to help protect you from moisture and mold, pests, combustion gases, and other airborne pollutants. A balanced ventilation system with heat recovery ensures a constant flow of fresh filtered air, promoting healthier and more comfortable living. No matter how you look at it, our high-performance homes are proof of our commitment to energy efficiency, innovation, and your well-being.
When it comes to personalizing your new EG homes, our Professional Design Consultants guide you through the process at our award-winning Design Center located in the heart of Southbury. With 2,500+ square feet of space, you’ll have a hands-on design experience. Our one-stop-shop Design Center features kitchen vignettes, a bathroom vignette, and a state-of-the-art design area. The kitchen displays include various levels of cabinetry and island design, while the bathroom display includes a free-standing tub, and a powder room. There are lighting displays throughout, along with samples of stairs, rails, fireplaces, tile, and flooring. Our design consultants will guide you throughout your design appointments. As you select from our carefully curated products, materials, features, and finishes, our designers offer inspiration while keeping you on budget.
Should You Move to Southbury, CT?
Undoubtedly when you’re searching for a new home, you’re searching for the best location for your family. EG Home knows that the criterion is different for every buyer, so we always take into consideration the locale of where we build our communities.
Southbury, CT is a town in New Haven County, in the western half of Connecticut. Incorporated in 1787, the town has experienced continued growth over its 200+ years. That includes job opportunities and business conditions. According to Niche, Southbury scores well in this category. (Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and the cost of living.) While many residents commute to jobs in Bridgeport, Waterbury, or Stamford, some may work in Southbury at places like IBM or Prestige Companions and Homemakers (home care services). There are also career options in healthcare at River Glen Health Care Center, or Southbury Internal Medicine. The median household income in Southbury is $102,128, which is the highest in the United States and high in Connecticut.
Southbury is a great place if you want to feel safe. The crime rate is among the lowest in the U.S. in communities of all shapes and sizes. Specifically, Southbury earns a score of 6.8 for violent crimes (the U.S. average is 22.7), and 19.0 for property crime (the U.S. average is 35.4). This makes Southbury one of the safest larger towns in the area. Ideal for those looking for a place to raise a family.
Speaking of families, the city of Southbury is served by the exceptional Pomperaug Regional School District 15. This school district is composed of four public elementary schools, two middle schools, and a single high school, Pomperaug Regional High School. There are also a variety of private schools in the surrounding towns. Students in Connecticut also have a variety of higher education options, including large universities, midsize colleges, and many liberal arts colleges, located throughout the state, in cities such as New Haven, Bridgeport, and Hartford.
The area offers plenty of outdoor recreation, with hundreds of acres devoted to parks and green space. This means there is plenty of space for residents to spread out and appreciate the natural surroundings, the native wildlife, and all four seasons. Local parks include 605-acre Kettletown State Park, Settlers Park, 169-acre Southford Falls State Park, Ballantine Park, George C. Waldo State Park, and Hidden Pond Park. Many of these parks have hiking trails, fishing, cross-country skiing, and open fields for sports. Kettletown Park has an inlet and a wading beach, while Settlers Park and Ballantine Park have playgrounds that the kids will love. Southford Falls State Park and George C Waldo State Park are known for breathtaking views of local ponds, lakes, and waterfalls. Southbury also has a rich farming history, and there are still a variety of working farms in the area. Residents and visitors alike enjoy the bounty of the local dairy farms, Christmas tree farms, equine boarding facilities and horseback riding trails, and farm stands.
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Experience the best of classic New England living at Southbury Hills! Waking up every day in one of these stunning homes will be the icing on top of an already great decision to move here. Between its natural beauty, convenient location, and so much more, there’s no doubt you’ll love your new life. While we could go on and on about what makes Southbury a great place to live, we’d love for you to visit Southbury Hills and learn more about our 3 bedroom homes for sale or 4 bedroom homes for sale. Connect with us today. We look forward to helping you!