Homes for sale in the Highlands of Fall River Ma,
Highlands Historic District is a historic district roughly bounded by June St, Cherry St , and Weetamoe St, Lincoln Ave, Highland Ave, President Ave, North Main St, and Hood Avenues in Fall River, Ma The district lies just north of the Lower Highlands Historic District
The Highlands Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. It encompasses over 1,400 acres & contains over 300 structures. The Highlands Historic District contains a wide variety of mostly residential homes built between 1840 and 1925. Originally know as the Rodman Farm, the Highlands of Fall River is located along a high ridge with views of the Taunton River and Mount Hope Bay.
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Driving through this area you get a glimpse of well manicured estates, and incredible architecture. Mainly on Highland Ave. The TV show, "This Old House" named Fall River's Highland neighborhood one of the best "Old House" districts in the nation.
After a fire decimated downtown Fall River in 1843, the city's wealthy mill owners built opulent mansions overlooking the Taunton River and Mount Hope Bay in what's now known as the Highlands neighborhood. The Highlands is still known as Fall River's finest neighborhood, home to both the affluent and the middle class.
Massive Italianates, Greek Revivals, Queen Annes, Second Empires, Colonial Revivals, and Shingle-style houses and Mansions are available for between $150,000 for a fixer upper up to $600,000. Many have original woodwork intact. To see these beautiful Homes for sale in the Highlands of Fall River MA click Here for a Free list of Homes.
Less than 50 miles from Boston and about 20 minutes from Providence, RI, Fall River makes for easy commuting.
Home for sale in the Highlands of Fall River 4 Bed 4 Baths built in 1923 with many period details Granite kitchen w Maple Cabinets
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