Southport is one of the more affluent and desirable neighborhoods in Fairfield. It is located in the southeastern most part of town along the coastline of Long Island Sound and bordering Westport. Southport was designated a local historic district and is protected by strict zoning laws, designed to preserve its history for future generations. You can find properties of varying architectural styles, Greek Revival, Georgian, Victorian, Colonial, Romanesque and Federal. Southport is home to a small seaport area with a private yacht club, its own beach, churches, library, several boutique shops and antique stores, restaurants, the Delmar hotel and its own train stop on Metro North. With incredible views of Long Island Sound and its historic architecture has made Southport one of the most sought after neighborhoods in Fairfield.