Living in Historic East Rock New Haven Connecticut
By Julie Dumaine-Russell
Living in Historic East Rock New Haven Connecticut One of the most desirable and prestigious areas to live in New Haven is the historic East Rock area. This upscale neighborhood gets its name from nearby East Rock a New Haven landmark known for its summit overlooking the city of New Haven with spectacular views of New Haven and Long Island Sound. The neighborhood of East Rock lies within three historic districts with the southerly parts of the neighborhood listed in the Upper State Street Historic District and the Orange Street Historic District. The western half lies within the Whitney Avenue Historic District. East Rock is know for its beautiful tree lined streets and architectural styles of Queen Anne, Tudor and Victorian homes. It also offers a variety of other housing opportun...