New homes in Bristol WI enjoy close access to Madison, as well as the tranquility of a more rural setting. The town is located just north of the City of Sun Prairie.
Bristol has its roots as an agricultural town, one of the most productive in Dane County, although the village has a large share of non-farmers and commuters to Madison. Bristol has several residential neighborhoods, including Bissell, Cypress, Pikeville, and Woodworth.
Many residents choose to live in Bristol for its beauty. The Village of Bristol is a Tree City USA and a winner of the Silver Star Water Award. The Pringle Nature Center located in Bristol showcases the natural beauty of southeastern Wisconsin. It has four miles of trails for hiking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and dog walking.
Although you can expect plenty of peace and quiet living in Bristol, the city also has some occasional excitement. Its annual Renaissance Faire runs for nine weekends through the summer. In the past, the city has even brought in highly acclaimed improv comedy teachers to train the performers, which resulted in several awards from a national organization.
Despite all it has to offer, Bristol is still a relatively well-kept secret. The city is currently home to around 5,000 residents. If you would like to explore building a new home in Bristol, remember that Tim O'Brien Homes will build on any site. We can even help you find a homesite. Just reach out and tell us about what you're looking for in a new home.