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 August 21, 2019
8
Listed
33
Avg. DOM
$351.57
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$589,000
Med. List Price
8 Properties
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,881
Sq.Ft.
1921
Year Built
7
Days on Site
72550280
MLS
Tastefully updated colonial in Quincy's Merrymount neighborhood a short distance to Wollaston beach! Three bedroom with two bonus rooms that could be used as bedroom(s), playroom or office. This...
Open 8/24
84 Furnace Brook Pkwy Quincy, MA 02169
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,781
Sq.Ft.
1937
Year Built
7
Days on Site
72550369
MLS
Private, outdoor oasis awaits in this updated Merrymount Colonial. Chic color palette and modern appointments create an inviting home. Open-concept, with front to back living room centered around a...
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,109
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
6
Days on Site
72550684
MLS
This spectacular waterfront property is a hidden gem at the end of the road in the heart of Adams Shore. It's like new construction and features 3 rear decks overlooking the Quincy Bay with...
Under Contract
41 Homer Road Quincy, MA 02169
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,488
Sq.Ft.
1916
Year Built
16
Days on Site
72545667
MLS
Fantastic updated home on a quiet side street in desirable neighborhood in Quincy! This home boasts gleaming refinished hardwood floors throughout! The living room has a great gas fireplace and...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,552
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
23
Days on Site
72542041
MLS
Location, price and opportunity come together with this Dutch Colonial style house in the Merrymount neighborhood of Quincy. Home has hardwood floors throughout with old world 3/4 height dining room...
Under Contract
46 Crane Rd Quincy, MA 02169
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
1935
Year Built
36
Days on Site
72535888
MLS
3 bedroom, 3 bath home offers a coastal beach vibe. Located steps to the beach and just one house from the ocean offering impressive waterviews from almost every window. Modern kitchen w/ granite...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,208
Sq.Ft.
1890
Year Built
82
Days on Site
72510505
MLS
Welcome to the Adams Shore community. Don't miss out on This lovely Home that has been extensively updated in the last several years offering 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, newer windows, electrical,...
6
Beds
5
Baths
3,604
Sq.Ft.
1930
Year Built
94
Days on Site
72503526
MLS
"KICK OUT CLAUSE HAS BEEN REMOVED." DIRECT WATERFRONT THAT YOU'VE BEEN WAITING FOR.... SIT BACK, TAKE A DEEP BREATH AND GET READY TO EXPERIENCE THE THERAPEUTIC CALM THAT WILL ENVELOP YOU....
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