Chester Real Estate Listings and Information


Historic Chester was once a retreat for city-weary New Yorkers, drawn by the famous springs with their health-giving waters on top of Schooley’s Mountain.
Most of the land area in the 1.5 mile borough is devoted to single family housing.
Main Street is the heart and soul of the community. This flourishing commercial area has a nostalgic hometown feel.

Visitors stroll the brick sidewalks, admire the preserved building facades and revel in the time-worn beauty. A range of specialty shops feature highly sought after antiques, and jewelry, and scrumptious confections and gourmet chocolates are offered at the area sweet shops. Chester is also home to one of the best craft shows in the nation where the regions finest artisans gather in Spring and Fall.

Enjoy cross-country skiing, hiking trails, and nature trails at the areas numerous farms and parks. You may spot a wild turkey, a ring-necked pheasant, or a fox as you follow the self-guiding tour at the 130 acre Willowwood Arboretum. Nestled in the Hacklebarney Hills, the Arboretum was once home to two passionate gardeners, Henry and Robert Tubbs, and has been described as "one of the prettiest places in New Jersey." Much of its charm comes from fields that are mowed several times a year, and that contain over a hundred kinds of wildflowers.

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Active Market Stats
  • 98 Listings For Sale
  • $593,496 Average Listing Price
Sold Market Stats
  • 1 Properties Sold

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