Its mix of older homes and newer construction help to create a dynamic community of real estate for all ages and interests. The spirit of civic involvement seems to capture everyone, making this Westchester County village feel like a closely knit family.
Situated in the heart of Washington Irving's famed Sleepy Hollow, this area of the Hudson Valley is steeped in history. The charm of Briarcliff Manor is highlighted by its appealing setting high above the Hudson River and is accented by its friendly residents.
Briarcliff Manor's outstanding school system is comprised of one elementary school, a middle school and one high school. Approximately 98% of each graduating class pursues higher education, with 90% of the students attending four-year colleges. There is also a campus of Pace University, located off Elm Road.
The village operates over 172 acres of parkland and has a year-round recreation program for children and adults. Summer day camp is offered at the town park for pre-schoolers through 8th-graders, and the extensive rec-reation department includes a large swimming pool, snack bar, ten tennis courts and 2 paddle tennis courts. There are two Golf Courses: Sleepy Hollow and Trump National.
Houses of Worship
Include All Saints Church, Briarcliff Congregational Church, Congregation Sons of Israel, Faith Lutheran Brethren Church, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church and Scarborough Presbyterian Church.