North Andover MA real estate for sale attracts buyers who wish to settle down in a historic part of the Boston North Shore area. North Andover has a population of about 28,000 people. It was settled in 1644 and named an official town in 1855.
In 1709, two parish churches, the North and the South, were created. They continued to grow apart and in 1855, the North parish completely disconnected from the South parish and was named North Andover.
North Andover has a rich history. The Bridges House is the oldest house in North Andover from 1690 that is still standing. More first period houses are the Stevens House, the Faulkner House, the Parson Barnard House, The Carlton-Frie-Tucker House, and the Abiel Stevens House. Another old building is the North Parish Church built in 1836.
North Andover has an “open town meeting” government led by five members along with the town manager. It also has its own police and fire departments, senior center, and emergency medical service. It also has its own school system of five elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school.
Steven’s Pond is a fun recreational area in North Andover where people can go swimming for a day, while close by there are hiking, walking, and biking trails that have a beautiful view. There is also a sheep shearing festival along with many other summer activities held at the Old Common.
Harold Parker State Forest is also an interesting nature location that has many trails, a beautiful beach, and a campground. It also offers camping, horseback riding, hunting, hiking, fishing, and mountain biking as well as its fishing tournament.
North Andover MA Real Estate For Sale
North Andover MA real estate for sale is a great buy for anyone who loves historic towns and has a passion for exploring their backyard.
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