Lynnhurst is a neighborhood of Saugus in Essex County, Massachusetts. The area was first settled in 1629, and the town of Saugus was incorporated in 1815. The area was known for its ironworks industry. The Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site is on the National Historic Site registry. The area is also known for its lobster fishing and environmental habitats.
History lovers will want to check out the historic Saugus Iron Works site. Another site worth checking into in the Lynnhurst area is the Boardman House, the family home of William Boardman, built in 1692. This home is on the National Historic Landmark and has only had some minor structural repairs, so the house remains as it was in the 18th century. It is a great place to observe the construction techniques of the time. For outdoor activity, the Breakheart Reservation offers hiking, horseback riding, fishing, and swimming. It also has a variety of educational programs, and community events can be held in the visitor’s center. You can also enjoy Prankers Pond, which is a natural refuge for native plants and wildlife. If you enjoy being on the water, rowing and canoeing are allowed on Prankers Pond, as well as fishing with a valid license. No motor boats or swimming are permitted on the pond.
The available Lynnhurst real estate offers a variety of older homes including medium size to small homes. The larger Lynnhurst homes have three to four bedrooms, and the small single-family homes have one to two bedrooms. Many of these are well-established neighborhoods with homes built between 1940 and 1969. However, some have been built later, between 1970 and 1999. You will also find high rise condos and apartments. The area has been popular for the startup of small businesses because of the proximity to Boston, and there are two elementary schools in the Lynnhurst neighborhood. When you consider the historic areas, the outdoor recreation and additional amenities of Saugus as well as Boston, then this becomes a must-see destination for homebuyers searching in the Lynn area. If you would like more information on homes for sale in Lynnhurst, Massachusetts, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.
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