Perfect Racquet 200 W Main St, Avon, CT06001 Since moving from its original 300-square-foot space in Old Avon Village, husband and wife Tony and Kathy Taverna have…More been enjoying their more spacious accommodations on West Main St/CT-44, and have now opened a second branch of their store in Brookfield. Both longtime Farmington Valley residents, as well as accomplished tennis players, Tony is a certified USPTA level 1 instructor and USRSA Master Racquet Technician, while Kathy coordinates apparel and management of the store. The shop stocks a wide range of equipment and apparel for all racquet sports, including tennis, squash, racquetball, platform tennis, and badminton. The owners offer several services, such as custom shoe fittings, which includes three different foot measurements and an evaluation of each customer's specific foot mechanics. It also repairs damaged racquets, and provides custom stringing and gripping services. Perfect Racquet also creates custom tennis uniforms for many high schools and colleges. The shop features a customer rewards program, which gives back $20 in store credit or gift cards for every $500 spent. Tony and Kathy also support a shoe recycling program, where customers can return their used tennis shoes within nine months of purchase and receive 10 percent off their next purchase. Outside of the shop, the owners also operate the Connecticut Tennis Academy, which provides lessons to children and young adults of all ages and skill levels. The Tennis Academy is at Avon Old Farms. Visit the Perfect Racquet website for details.
Golf Club of Avon 160 Country Club Rd, Avon, CT06001 The Golf Club of Avon is a private, members-only club with a 27-hole course layout. It also has a swimming pool, eight…More tennis courts and three paddle tennis courts. The club offers formal and casual dining in private dining rooms, a pub, and a grill room. Wedding and reception packages are offered.
Sycamore Hills Recreation Center 635 W Avon Rd, Avon, CT06001 Sycamore Hills Park is 33 acres, enough open area for pick-up soccer games and other sports activities. There is a town…More pool, a basketball court, four tennis courts, a children's playscape and a recreation pavilion. The tennis courts are open to the public. Entry to the pool costs $5 for residents and $7 for non-residents. Resident membership costs $20 for senior citizens, $75 for individuals and $150 for families. Sycamore Hills Recreation Center abuts the Avon Senior Center, and passes can be purchased at the senior center.
Avon Place Apartments 46 Avonwood Rd, Avon, CT06001 On 46 acres, Avon Place Apartments offers its residents many amenities such as a swimming pool, tennis court,…More saunas, fitness center and a club room. Ranging in size from one to three bedrooms, each unit has gas heat, gourmet kitchens, mini blinds and wall-to-wall carpet. Extra storage is provided and pets are welcome at Avon Place. Corporate units are available.
Farmington Woods 200 Byron Dr, Avon, CT06001 Farmington Woods is a gated residential community, featuring more than 1,000 luxury condominiums surrounded by a wealth…More of amenities. The 375-acre community sports its own 18-hole USGA golf course under PGA management, its own Pro Shop, banquet room, tennis courts, pools, walking trails and community gardens, as well as a private restaurant and pub in the community's clubhouse. For more information, contact Farmington Woods at the provided telephone number, or visit its <a href="http://www.farmingtonwoods.com/">website</a>.
Thompson Brook School is an upper elementary school that was founded in 2004 and has over 590 fifth and sixth…More graders. The school houses a gymnasium, two exercise rooms, health classrooms, a library, musical suites, a choral room and an orchestral practice room. The most popular feature of the cafeteria is the deli. Students, families and locals often visit the school in the off-hours to utilize the outdoor tennis courts. There is also a playground, soccer field and basketball court on school grounds.</p>
Avon Mill Apartments, just of Route 10, is a community of 35 acres, featuring three separate apartment buildings. The…More garden-style units all have elevator access, with wall-to-wall carpet, as well as oversize windows allowing for generous natural light. Each unit has a balcony or patio. </p>
<p>The apartments offer air conditioning, assigned parking, on-site laundry, a residents' lounge and extra storage. Among the amenities are a swimming pool, tennis courts and hiking trails along the Farmington River.</p>
<p>Avon Mill offers one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Master bedrooms have spacious walk-in closets. Hot water and heat are included in the price. A green heating system is used. </p>