With its’ history dating back to the 1600’s, Summit is compromised of many large victorian and queen anne homes on expansive properties. The town also offers townhouses, condominiums, and apartments. The 40 -minute direct train to New York City makes Summit an ideal town for many. Downtown Summit is a perfect amalgamation of well-known stores such as Lululemon and West Elm, and mom and pop shops, including local stationer The Papery, and old-timey ice cream shop The Magic Fountain.
Downtown Summit also offers a wealth of culinary options. Some town favorites include; Marigold’s, a great lunchtime spot, The Meat House, a speciality grocer, butcher and deli, and Vita Pizza, a wood-fired artisan pizza restaurant. Summit is great town for families, with a YMCA, family aquatic center, and numerous childcare facilities. With a range of recreational options, including the farmer’s market, the arboretum and visual arts center, Summit has something for everyone.