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Manchester, MA

4 Multi Families

$599,900 - $1,800,000

5 Condos

$490,000 - $1,200,000

64 Single Families

$429,000 - $24,000,000

Manchester, MA Local Info


The Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea was included in a grant of land to the Massachusetts Bay Colony made in 1629 by Charles I who signed their charter in that year. By June of the same year the first ship, the Talbot, dropped anchor in Manchester Harbor carrying settlers for the new town. Formally incorporated in 1645, the young community displayed its moral foundations by adopting a set of laws and regulations that prohibited the slave trade, made cruelty to animals a civil offence and forbade imprisonment for debt.

Historians point out that these goodly beginnings may have led the colonists to go overboard as they continued to try to legislate all behavior with laws about how to conduct a courtship, laws against "excess in apparel" or "immodest laying out of theire haire". In 1644 a tide-mill was established, in 1668 a sawmill was built and in 1684 Aaron Bennett set up a grist...



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Andrews Insurance Andrews Insurance

Office: Groveland, MA

Area(s) Served: Northern Massachusetts, North Shore, Groveland, Boxford, Georgetown, Salisbury, West Newbury, Haverhill, Newburyport

Area(s) of Practice: Independant Insurance Services

Phone: (978) 373-5550

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23 Magnolia Avenue, Manchester, MA 01944 Home For Sale - MLS #72581819 $429,000
Single Family
3 Bed, 2 Bath
Manchester, MA
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1A Surf Village Unit 1A, Manchester, MA 01944 Condo For Sale - MLS #72581138 $1,200,000
2 Bed, 3.5 Bath
Manchester, MA
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3 Arbella St, Manchester, MA 01944 Home For Sale - MLS #72580612 $1,210,000
Single Family
3 Bed, 3.5 Bath
Manchester, MA
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216 Summer St, Manchester, MA 01944 Home For Sale - MLS #72578961 $1,150,000
Single Family
3 Bed, 2.5 Bath
Manchester, MA
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