Northfield MA Real Estate, Northfield Area and Community Information
Northfield, MA, is a rural, friendly community that is situated in close proximity to nearby states of Vermont and New Hampshire. Northfield MA Homes are perfect for singles, couples, and families. northfieldfamily.jpgIf you are a prospective Northfield Home Buyer, you will find this short helpful guide invaluable in learning more about your soon-to-be new community. 

History
Northfield was originally incorporated in 1732. To date, the town's surroundings have changed only in modest ways from its original appearance - lush farmlands, plenty of open fields, forested hills, and streams - making it as scenic a community as it is friendly. In all of the towns within the state of Massachusetts, Northfield is also the only town that falls on both sides of the Connecticut River. As you peruse Real Estate in Northfield, you will be following in the historic 17th century footsteps of some of the first English settlers to colonize the region. Many of the homes built then - sweeping and grand in their design - still stand today.

Parks and Recreation
While you are viewing Homes for sale in Northfield, you will not want to miss stopping by the Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory & Gardens, an 8,000 square foot conservatory that has more than 4,000 butterfly species. 

You will also want to makes sure to visit the Northfield Mountain Recreation and Environmental Center, an outdoor recreation area featuring more than 26 miles of hiking and biking trails, many of which parallel the scenic Connecticut River. You can also take guided tours and enroll your kids in educational programs to help your family make your choice to reside in Northfield Homes feel tangible and homey right away!

Attractions and Activities
If you are planning a visit to Entry to the town of Northfield to view Northfield MA Real Estate, you will notice an unusual monument right away - the Belcher Memorial Fountain. This fountain was originally a gift from two sisters, Elizabeth and Ann Belcher, to the town in 1909. While the fountain is no longer functional, it still stands today. 

The town of Northfield is replete with artists, crafters, and creativity - as many New England townshipstwoladiesshopping.jpg are. While browsing Northfield Properties, be sure to schedule stops at local galleries and shops like Dala Bird, 11 South Gallery, Back Porch Country Shop, Green Trees Gallery, and of course Northfield Coffee and Books for your afternoon caffeine infusion. For new home furnishings for the Northfield Real Estate you choose, check out Five Acre Farm for fresh greenery and Kringle Candle Company, home of custom fragrant candles.

Events
Every year, the town of Northfield hosts its "Special Day," a day of celebration for life in this close-knit community. The mid-December annual event is marked by hayrides, crafts, plenty of family-friendly activities, lots of tasty holiday treats and fun. Once you select amongst Northfield Homes for sale and choose your new home, you can look forward to joining in this festive event.
Geri Johnson & Associates, REALTORS
Geri Johnson & Associates, REALTORS
(413) 863-9736
66 French King Highway Gill MA 01354
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