Veterans Village is a remarkable neighborhood in Lynn, Massachusetts. The village sits on approximately 0.19 acres and has an estimated population of 4,900 residents. It was so named to honor veterans from the city of Lynn.
As a neighborhood of Lynn, Veterans Village has many Lynn amenities of which to take advantage. One of the biggest attractions is the beach, which extends beyond Lynn and into Nahant, a neighboring community. Lynn Woods is a 2,100- acre maniple park which has abundant wildlife and also historic sites like the Stone Tower, Dungeon Rock Cave, and Rose Garden. Another great find is the Memorial Auditorium which features both musical and theatrical performances. If you are interested in religious history, the Mary Baker Eddy House was home to the founder of the Church of Christ, Scientist from 1875 to 1881. If you like walking along the water, the Lynn Heritage State Park has a boardwalk that runs alongside the shoreline with a mural depicting the history of Lynn. Not too far from Lynn is the Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site. This national landmark explores the history of the iron and steel industry. It features a waterwheel, a forge, and a historic home that has been preserved. More history can be discovered at the Lynn Heritage State Park in downtown Lynn. This history-themed park is a part of the Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston.
The real estate in Veterans Village has older multi-story homes. Surrounding areas have a variety of architectural styles from which to choose. You will find historic homes that are Queen Anne or Colonial Revival. You will also see Federalist styles, as well as a variety of historic, and older non-historic homes. There are also condos and townhomes near Veterans Village, especially closer to the waterways. Students residing here are served by the excellent Lynn School District. When you consider the history of the area, the many parks, and recreational options, and the amenities that come from living in Lynn, as well as those in nearby 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 Veterans Village, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.