The Town of Sunderland is located within Bennington County, in Vermont´s southwest corner. In recent years residents and visitors have branded this beautiful region nestled between the Taconic and Green Mountains as The Shires of Vermont. Located between Bennington in the South Shire, and Manchester in the North Shire, Sunderland is surrounded by mountains and enriched by the waters of the famous Batten Kill that runs through the Valley of Vermont.

The residents of Sunderland are proud of their town. Because of the town’s rural character, natural beauty, recreational opportunities, unspoiled environment, and it’s convenient proximity to Vermont’s many desirable amenities, as well as it’s accessibility to the county’s economic opportunities, the townspeople of Sunderland believe it is an excellent community in which to reside, raise a family or own a vacation home.

Sunderland and its neighboring towns are a popular four season destination for those seeking an authentic Vermont experience. One will find canoeing, tubing, camping, mountain biking, hiking, skiing, golf, tennis and other leisure pursuits close by. Museums, art, theater, music, fine dining and shopping await the visitor. Sunderland is also rich in Revolutionary War history and can be your headquarters for easy day trips to the important sites of the Revolution in the surrounding area.

All this within a convenient 4 hour drive from New York City, Hartford, Boston, Northern New Jersey and Canada

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