Larchmont is a village located within the town of Mamaroneck in Westchester County on the shore of the Long Island Sound, about eighteen miles from Midtown Manhattan. From its roots as a prestigious summer resort, Larchmont has matured and evolved into a friendly bedroom community of wooded hillsides and welcoming neighborhoods. In spite of contemporary development and continued growth, the area’s natural beauty prevails. Many boating enthusiasts are drawn to this area for its marinas and yacht clubs. Other amenities include waterfront parks, trails, nature centers, golf clubs, an indoor Olympic swimming pool, tennis courts, and skating rinks. Larchmont was ranked 11th on 100 Best Places to Live in the United States by CNN/Money and Money magazine in July 2005.