Merrymount Homes for Sale

Marked today as primarily a residential area, the Merrymount neighborhood was the initial site of the settlement of Quincy, Massachusetts.  Merrymount is a wonderful choice for homebuyers currently on the search for a great suburban location to purchase a home.  Real estate is highly desired in this part of Quincy, as there are unbeatable views of the bay and hilly areas that allow for a unique experience of the surroundings. 

Before being claimed by the Adams family, Merrymount was historically an area that was populated predominately by Native Americans.  Eventually the area was developed for residential use, and many of the homes in the area still remain from the early 20th century.  This section of Quincy, MA has opportunities for those looking for real estate listings that include older, more historical homes as well as those seeking newer properties with modern features.

Merrymount is the most scenic and residential neighborhood in Quincy. It is located on the ocean as well as surrounded by an inlet, river, and creek. You can view all of this at Merrymount Park and on the out skirting streets that provide interesting walks. Usually, this characteristic attracts the attention of many view seeking visitors and businesses yet this area remains a close knit and private residential neighborhood. The sprawling waterfront grants plenty of recreation for families. Its close proximity to Quincy Center allows residents many amenities while still being on the water. The Quincy Police Department, located on the southern tip, keeps this family oriented neighborhood secure and sound. On the eastern side, Broadmeadows Middle school is a short walk from any of these homes. Here, the residents have their own support for the community through the Merrymount association. All of the residents gather here to setup fun family activities for occasion such as parades or holiday parties.

The homes here only range between small and medium single family homes suitable for two to five member families. Having been built between the 1940 and 1970, these homes have charm without being archaic. This comes from a post WWII period where the area was sold and built up to become dense suburban living. The rising terrain was sought after to build homes that view the perfect seascapes.

Merrymount’s origin is one of the earliest of New England. Thomas Morton, an early settler, deemed the village “mare mount” which describes the area as mountain on the sea. Morton was disliked by the puritans and Captain Myles Standish for not following the strict puritan’s codes and always having fun in his own ways. He was a brilliant leader that pushed the boundaries of his time. The puritans thought of him as a free minded drunk that would rather have fun than keep order. He had left them for this land in an effort to start his own living. Over time, the name of the town changed to reflect the man who started it.

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Merrymount April 23, 2019
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Listed
21
Avg. DOM
$318.38
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$549,900
Med. List Price
7 Properties Found.
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170 Butler Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Open House
170 Butler Road Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 8
$499,900
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,607
BUILT
1946
ON SITE
4Days
MLS
72485058
Perfect starter home, in well sought after Merrymount neighborhood. Priced to Sell! Fireplace living room open to dining room with hardwood floors, modern kitchen with breakfast nook, leading to a...
262 Southern Artery
Quincy, MA 02169
262 Southern Artery Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$449,900
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,440
BUILT
1925
ON SITE
6Days
MLS
72484039
Great bungalow in fantastic Quincy location - close to Quincy Center T and walkable to everything; but also includes a one-car garage. Three floors of living space with three bedrooms upstairs and...
30 Pontiac Road
Quincy, MA 02169
30 Pontiac Road Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 17
$549,900
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,210
BUILT
1925
ON SITE
6Days
MLS
72484500
Classic well maintained Merrymount colonial with great curb appeal & lots of charm & character throughout. A bright & cheery sunroom greets you as you enter this charming home. The first floor...
43 Terne Rd
Quincy, MA 02169
43 Terne Rd Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 20
$349,900
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
1,030
BUILT
1908
ON SITE
8Days
MLS
72483077
Don't miss this beach bungalow with priceless water and city views! This home sits on a dead end road within the Merrymount school district and offers a large outdoor deck with peaceful marsh views...
46 Crane Rd
Quincy, MA 02169
46 Crane Rd Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 16
$599,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,000
BUILT
1935
ON SITE
19Days
MLS
72477256
True coastal living. This bright and sunny 3 bedroom, 3 bath home offers waterviews from almost every window. Contemporary open floor plan highlights the bamboo floors and custom kitchen with granite...
47 Calvin Rd
Quincy, MA 02169
Under Contract
47 Calvin Rd Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 30
$649,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
2,752
BUILT
2005
ON SITE
35Days
MLS
72467865
Fantastic newer construction colonial with gorgeous ocean views. Beautiful mahogany hardwood floors throughout. Spacious 3-4 bedrooms for growing family or in laws. Master bedroom with convenient...
415 Sea St
Quincy, MA 02169
415 Sea St Quincy, MA 02169
1 of 17
$559,000 ( $20,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,028
BUILT
1900
ON SITE
77Days
MLS
72449908
Curious with what we have to offer? Check this out!!! This stunning 4 bedroom & 2.5 baths is FULLY RENOVATED from "head to toe" with BRAND NEW Roof, Stainless Steel Appliances, Insulation, Central...
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