Trumbull, Connecticut Located in northern Fairfield County, is an affordable option and just as suburban spirited as its down county neighbors. Trumbull’s excellent school system, exceptional parks and outdoor space, with proximity to both New Haven and Stamford, this town is truly a family oriented community.
In the desirable Tashua neighborhood you will find Governors Ridge, a grouping of free standing homes built in 2002. With over 2,500 to 3,000 square feet of open and bright living space wrapped up in a colonial exterior, these home offer modern conveniences and elegance at its best. Units are configured in three bedroom 2.5 bathrooms or four bedrooms, three and one half bath. All offer a two car attached garage, a full basement, gas heat, and central air conditioning, patio and private outdoor space. Perfect for growing and/or extended families!
The grand entry moves easily to a formal living room, with wainscoting and fireplace, has hardwood floors, large windows, and easy access to the dining area. The dining area has crown moldings, hardwood floors, and easy entry to the kitchen.
Here you will enjoy a gourmet eat-in kitchen with a center island, granite counters, easy care hardwood floors, plenty of storage in cherry cabinets and recessed lighting. An enormous family room has its own fireplace and vaulted ceilings for intimate or large gatherings.
Upstairs to the master bedroom suite which boasts a spacious walk-in closet, large tub, and a double sink with granite counter tops. Two other sizable bedrooms share a full bath
Behind the condominium is a private patio where you can barbecue in the summer and enjoy the lawn, two ponds and surrounding trees; lush and professionally landscaped. The Governors Ridge community has its own pool and clubhouse!
Beyond this centrally located complex, take a short walk to Long Hill Green where you will find several cafes, restaurants and shops. Further along Whitney Ave is an entrance to the 16 mile Pequonnock River Trail, this multi-use linear trail connects the shores of Long Island Sound at Bridgeport, to Trumbull and further north to Monroe. Close by is the Tashua Knolls Recreation Center with its 27 hole golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts, and clubhouse.
Robert Beach Memorial Park offers a pool and splash zone for little ones. Indian Ledge and Twin Brooks Park are both featured parks in town, the former with band stand, BMX park, hiking trails and fenced in dog-park, the latter has paved walking trails, picnic areas, and enormous playground for children. Several other parks offer tennis and basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields and acres of walking paths and play space. With over 1600 acres of dedicated parks and natural space, Trumbull has the most open space per capita in the state.
Governors Ridge offers a low maintenance, comfortable lifestyle just minutes to the Trumbull town center. Here you will find the Public Library, post office and every convenience for today’s living. Nearby Route 25 connects in less than five minutes to the Merritt Parkway and other major north/south roads. Trumbull is a short twenty minutes from major shopping in Shelton, Fairfield, Newtown and Milford.