A Hidden Gem: Southport, Connecticut!
By Scott Webster
(William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance)
Welcome to Charming Southport, Connecticut! I love running because it forces me to slow down life's hectic pace, gather my thoughts and really take in the sights of the beautiful area in which I live (Fairfield County, CT). On a recent Thanksgiving Day morning, my family and I participated in the annual 5 mile road race through part of Connecticut's Gold Coast. I was captivated by the picturesque, seaside village of Southport. I returned on a sunny, summer day to take another look. Just over an hour's train ride from Manhattan, Southport, settled in 1639, offers a quintessential coastal New England vibe. Everywhere you'll find stately homes with manicured lawns and picket fences that were once owned by sea captains who lived here over the years. The Historic District features homes d...