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Marshfield

The Town of Marshfield is located in Southeastern Massachusetts in Plymouth County. A coastal community 30 miles from Boston, Marshfield has a yearly population of about 21,000 people which grows to about 40,000 in the summer months. The town's rich history of over 350 years dates back to the pre-revolutionary war era and is best known as the birthplace and home of Daniel Webster.


Marshfield is 31.70 square miles in area, and contains 28.50 square miles of land and 3.25 square miles of water. The town has a traditional New England government structure with a three-member board of selectmen, an administrator and an open town meeting. Among the basic services provided to residents are public safety, schools, water and sewer, trash removal, recreation, public library and senior center. The town's water and sewer and trash operations are managed through enterprise funds.


Marshfield is active throughout the year with events such as the Marshfield Fair, which attracts visitors from all over the State. The community takes pride in the education it offers its young people, in its sports programs and in its unique environmental beauty both on the coast and inland.

School System Info

MCAS Ranking (of 351 towns) in State:

10th Grade Math:

48  

 

10th Grade Eng:

34  

 

8th Grade Math:

86  

 

8th Grade Eng:

64  

 

8th Grade Science:

111  

 

4th Grade Math:

29  

 

4th Grade Eng:

6  

 

Spending/Student:

$7,799

Average SAT scores:

1559

Student/Teacher Ratios:

13.2 to 1

 

 

Community

Population:24,576 Median Income in town: $79,166 Population Density:
(people per square mile)

855

 

 

Crime Rate (per 1000 residents):

Property: 8.6 / 1,000
Violent: 1.2 / 1,000

 

Real Estate

Number of active:

Singles/Condos/Multis: 7 / 0 / 0

Median home price this year: N/A Median home price last year:

$333,000

Median home price 5 yrs ago:

$419,450

% change since last year:

N/A

% change since 5 years ago:

-26%

Avg single family tax bill:

$3,693

 

Transportation

Rail info: (T stops, commuter rail stops)

N/A

Subway info:

N/A

Bus lines:

N/A

Miles to Boston:

30

Drive time to Boston (minutes):

38

Rail time to Boston:

N/A

 

 

RECENT LISTING

TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$309,900

BRANT ROCK CHARMER! This colonial is in perfect condition and has peeks of the harbor and ocean from the second floor. Totally rebuilt in 2005, this home is in almost perfect condition. Open concept floor plan with high ceilings. Chefs kitchen with granite counters and large island. One first floor bedroom with adjacent tile full bath with whirlpool tub. Second floor features 2 bedrooms, laundry and one full bath. This is a prime location as you can walk to beaches, town pier, harbor and restaurants. Vacation at home and enjoy ocean breezes. Central air, hardwood floors, a great stone patio and fenced in level yard!!  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$359,900

Unique, interesting, very attractive home abutting beautiful marshland scenery and some distant views of Green Harbor Marina. Completely renovated by current owners, Granite kitchen with doors to deck overlooking patio, AGPool and scenic views of the marshland meadows. There are 3 decks in all. Note size of 2nd floor bath/laundry room plus master BR has a private bath and two walk-in closets with a high tray ceiling. Off the 2nd floor hallway, there is a pretty wooden spiral staircase leading to a 3rd floor sun room with cathedral ceiling and windows on all sides. Doors open to a deck and views all the way to Green Harbor. Back yard is completely fenced and has an enormous shed plus negotiable pool and incredible gardens. There are paver walkways and stunning gardens everywhere.  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$520,000

Turn of the century Gambrel with outstanding views on the High Road. This home has 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. A wrap around front porch is perfect for gazing at the ocean and relaxing on hot summer days. The large back deck is an ideal spot to sunbathe while taking in the views. Cottage charm is evident throughout the interior with original trim and a good morning staircase that leads to the kitchen and living rm. Some beadboard and built-ins add detail and character to the interior. Spacious window seats in the two front bedrooms overlook ocean. The living rm has a gas log fireplace. The dining rm extends the outside enjoyment with a patio door to the back deck. The sun room on the south side is bright and cozy all year long. A great spot for seal watching! You will enjoy the short walk to the many fine restaurants, beaches and town pier, all part of the Brant Rock Village experience. Be in by Summer!  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$359,900

Enjoy the sights, smells and sounds of ocean living! Quiet, dead end street in desirable neighborhood and directly across from public beach access stairs. Walk to Brant Rock Esplanade restaurants, Green Harbor Marina, and beaches. This home has been well taken care of by the same family for 40 years and is in excellent condition. First floor features a beautiful solid fir paneled entry foyer and a sun-filled dining room with built-ins ideal for family gatherings. Spacious living room features a fireplace which currently has a gas heater installed. Walk up the hand crafted winder stairs to 4 good sized bedrooms and a full bath with ocean views from the front rooms. The enclosed front porch is the perfect place to spend a summer evening. Current flood insurance rate is just $628 annually and is believed to be assumable by new owner. Neighbors say that the 'stone effect' makes this the warmest water of any Marshfield beach. Bring your bathing suit.  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$334,900

Sought-after "high road" location in the quaint village of Brant Rock! Charming antique cottage sits across the street from the ocean! Wonderful vacation property or year-round home. Entertainment size living room with dining area, wood stove, French doors and built-ins. Large sitting room/den could be used as 4th bedroom. Master bedroom has pine cathedral beamed ceilings and ocean views. Bright and cheery sun room with sliders leading to the wrap-around covered porch with ocean views. Mud room features laundry hook-ups and pantry. Garage-turned-garden shed provides lots of storage. Many colorful seasonal plantings add to the beauty of the yard. Close to restaurants, stores, beach, marina and all the amenities Brant Rock has to offer! Keep the charm or add your own special touches!  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$585,000

Hip Roof Colonial with ocean views from many rooms. Situated on scenic side street one street from the ocean in Brant Rock. Walking distance to ocean, esplanade,restaurants and shops. Newer roof,windows,siding. Three spacious bedrooms with full bath and a third floor unfinished walk up attic with views. Frpl living room with hardwood floors opens to dining room accommodating large gatherings. Kitchen with breakfast nook and laundry area plus half bath is adjacent to family room with great views from both rooms. A large deck off family room has unobstructed views of the ocean overlooking large level fenced yard. Visionary buyer will realize the potential and value this home has with large lot,square footage;the updates in windows, roof and newly refinished hardwood floors in a neighborhood of higher priced homes and all that Brant Rock has to offer now and in the future. NOT IN FLOOD ZONE. Due dilligence by buyer on this matter.  



TYPE:

Single Family

PRICE:

$625,000

DIRECT WATERFRONT!!! NO flood insurance required!!! Very spacious, 3000 sq ft!!! Breathtaking views from every floor!!! Located "high" on Ocean Street in desirable Brant Rock, this 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath colonial is perfect for year round living, a second home or that dream vacation getaway. Completely rebuilt in 2000 from the foundation on up, this home boasts an open floor plan ideal for entertaining! Master suite has 10' ceilings, Jacuzzi tub and a huge walk-in closet/dressing room. Convenient to all area restaurants, beaches and marinas. There's simply too much to list! Must see to appreciate!  






 

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