Blackstone, MA Homes for Sale
Situated high above sea level, the town of Blackstone has a rich history that dates back as far as the mid-1660s and is often referred to as the “Birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution.” Situated on the border of Rhode Island, Blackstone is bordered by towns such as Mendon, Millville, and Woonsocket, RI. Blackstone is a popular Eastern Massachusetts community because of its wide variety of civic organizations, popular schools and great things to explore like the Blackstone River, which runs through the southern part of the town.
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Homes for Sale in Blackstone
As with many Massachusetts towns, the community of Blackstone is an active participant in committing to a reduction of greenhouse gases. They are planning to do this by encouraging homeowners in the area to convert their homes into being powered by solar energy.
With many of the area's homes for sale going up for sale under auction, the area represents a great opportunity for the first-time home buyer or savvy investor looking to get a wallet-friendly deal on a home. With a mix of antique homes from the 1700s and newly-built homes on the Blackstone real estate market, even the pickiest of families will be able to find a home that will suit their needs in the Massachusetts community. Along with septic systems, solar panels, and curb appeal, some of the most common physical features for homes that are for sale in Blackstone are:
- Three or more bedrooms and bathrooms
- Gas or wood burning fireplaces for cost-effective heating
- Functional kitchen layouts that include a kitchen island
- Period details such as wainscoting and crown molding
- Separate bathtub and shower in many of the bathrooms
- Detached garage that comfortably fits two cars and provides additional storage space
Life in Blackstone, MA
Whether you'd prefer to watch local bands play live music at the popular and lively Millerville Men's Club or shop for fresh produce at Daniel’s Farmstead Farmer's Market, the town of Blackstone has a variety of things to do. During seasonal times you can attend a mass or community dinner at Saint Paul’s Church or check out the ghoulish goings-on at the Rathebun Street Haunted House during Halloween.
The community is served by five schools in total, of which three are Elementary schools and the other two are a Middle and High school. The Blackstone-Melville Regional High School is a highly rated niche school that enjoys an 87 percent graduation rate, low rates of chronic absenteeism and a low ratio of 11 students to every one teacher. The High School is best known for its commitment to sports, most notably track and field.
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