Ellington Town Hall


55 Main Street
P.O. Box 187
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: (860) 870-3100
Fax: (860) 870-3102


Ellington Town Owned Land of Significance
For inquiries on the use of any public land please call 860-870-3100

Arbor Park

  • 39 Main Street
  • 3.3 acres
  • Pocket Park with walkways, bridges, and gazebo
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 400ft fronting on Main Street (Rte. 286) and over 400ft on Arbor Way
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Batz Property

  • 97 Shenipsit Street
  • 44.86 acres
  • Mix of forest / wildflowers / grasses
  • Trails - Yes
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 1100ft fronting on Shenipsit Street
  • Community garden plots present
  • Used for Boy and Girl Scout activities
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Brookside Park

  • 45 Sadds Mill Road (Rt. 140)
  • 41.42 acres
  • Multi-use recreational facility with basketball, tennis, soccer, football, and softball/baseball fields
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 2000ft fronting on Sadds Mill Road (Rt. 140)
  • Adjacent to an 18 hole public golf course - Rolling Meadows
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Pinney & Windermere

  • No street address (off Pinney Street, Rt. 286 & Windermere Avenue)
  • 67.71 acres
  • Partially forested / wetlands / open grassed areas
  • Trails - Yes, Hockanum River Trail System
  • Parking - Yes
  • Over 1500ft fronting on Pinney Street (Rt. 286) and 500ft fronting on Windermere Avenue
  • Future use may include municipal buildings, recreational fields and walking trails
  • Adjacent to Indian Valley Y, which includes a 1/2 mile outdoor walking trail
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Sunset Hill Trail

  • No street address (off Porter Road)
  • Combination of Northern Connecticut Land Trust Property and Ellington Town Owned Land
  • Shenipsit State Forest abuts land to the north
  • Forested with hilltop and picnic benches
  • Parking beyond end of improved road
  • Trail begins on left of woods road
  • 40ft fronting on Porter Road
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Town Beach (Sandy Beach)

  • No street address (off Sandy Beach Road on Crystal Lake)
  • 7.23 acres
  • Open public beach, use fee, and seasonal lifeguards on site with 1400ft fronting on Sandy Beach Road
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - Yes
  • 1400ft fronting on Sandy Beach Road (Rt. 140)
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Partial Listing of Other Town Owned Land

Carriage Hill Open Space

  • No street address (off Shenipsit Street)
  • 18.51 acres
  • Forested
  • Parking - No
  • 125ft fronting on Shenipsit Street
  • Abuts Connecticut Water Company land which abuts Shenipsit Lake
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Crystal Ridge Estates

  • No street address (off Sandy Beach Road, Rt. 140)
  • 59.25 acres
  • Forested
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
  • Over 600ft fronting on Sandy Beach Road (Rt. 140) and almost 200ft on Crystal Ridge Drive
  • Adjacent to town-owned beach: Sandy Beach on Crystal Lake
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Crystal View

  • 24 Grassy Hill Road
  • 35.3 acres
  • Forested with relatively steep slopes
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
  • 16ft fronting on Grassy Hill Road
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Ellington Highlands

  • No street address (off Bronisz Drive and Stein Road)
  • 29.49 acres
  • Forested with a small open field / some steep topography
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
  • 10ft fronting on Bronisz Drive and almost 200ft on Stein Road
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Kimball Forest

  • No street address (off Crystal Lake Road & Pinnacle Road)
  • Four properties totaling 52.31 acres
  • Forested
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
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Meadow Brook Estates Open Space

  • No street address (off Bridge Street)
  • Two properties totaling 15.26 acres
  • Mostly forested with a brook and wetlands
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
  • With almost 200ft fronting on the north and south side of Bridge Street
  • Abuts the rear of the town's Hoffman Road Brush Drop-off Area
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Metcalf Nature Preserve

  • No street address (off Cedarwood  Drive)
  • 15.46 acres
  • Forested
  • Parking - No
  • 20ft fronting on Cedarwood Drive
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Stagecoach Crossing Open Space

  • No street address (off of Middle Road and Ryan Drive)
  • 5.15 acres
  • Forested
  • Parking - No
  • Almost 300ft fronting on Middle Road and over 200ft on Ryan Drive
  • Abuts "T" Properties via a small linkage to the east
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"T" Properties

  • No street address (off Frog Hollow, Middle Road & Pinney Street - Rt. 286) 
  • 73.32 acres
  • Partially forested / majority in active cultivation
  • Trails - No
  • Parking - No
  • Over 640ft fronting on Frog Hollow Road, 1300ft fronting on Middle Road and 225ft on Pinney Street (Rt. 286)
  • Abuts Stagecoach Crossing Open Space via a small linkage to the west
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