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11 Balsam St, Fairhaven, MA
$ 529,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#73105682
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBRISTOL
  • CityFairhaven
  • AreaWest Island
  • NeighborhoodWest Island
  • Zip02719
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built1954
  • Taxes$ 3208
  • Price$ 529,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage423
  • Lot Size0.55 Acres
Data Source:
Massachusetts MLS Property Info Network (MLSPIN)
Property Description

The engineered Site, Utilities & Proposed Residence Plan has been done for you - approved by ConCom and connected to Town Water and Sewer! What a tremendous opportunity to build your seaside dream home on beautiful West Island. The suggested footprint has 2 floors with a total living space of 3144 sf. and paved driveway. This .55-acre ocean view lot is directly across the street from the ocean! It abuts the 338-acre West Island State Reservation combining the best of the Island's natural wonders in one location. Enjoy captivating sunsets, ocean breezes and breathtaking views of the ever-changing surf and raw beauty of Buzzards Bay. Walk the sandy beach and swim in the clear waters at the West Island Town Beach. . Live where others vacation in this picturesque Island community. In season, head to the Marina Bar & Grill. Swim, fish, boat, windsurf, kayak or explore the Nasketucket Bay State Reservation. Buyer is responsible for demolition of existing cottage and cost of new build.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Wood School Elementary School Hastings Middle Fairhaven High
Price History
5/2/2023 Listed $599,000
6/27/2023 6% - $569,000
7/25/2023 8% - $529,000

General Features

Architectural Style Cottage
Association Y/N No
Building Area Units Square Feet
City Fairhaven
Community Features Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, Marina, Private School
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Cooling None
County Bristol
Directions Sconticut Neck Road, left on Goulart Memorial Drive, right on Balsam St
Disclosures Buyers and Buyers agent to do due diligence. Dwelling lies within the flood area FEMA Zone VE. See attached Plan of Site, Utilities & Proposed Residence approved by the Town of Fairhaven Conservation
Elementary School Wood School
Garage Y/N No
Heating Wood Stove
High School Fairhaven High
Home Warranty Y/N No
Lot Size Square Feet 23997
MLS Area West Island
Middle/Junior High School Hastings Middle
Property Attached Y/N No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Balsam St
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No
Subdivision Name West Island
Tax Annual Amount 3208
Tax Assessed Value 318800
Tax Lot 127-30
Tax Year 2023
Total Rooms 4
View Scenic View(s)
View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Features Beach Front, Bay, Ocean, Walk to, 0 to 1/10 Mile To Beach, Beach Ownership(Public)
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1954
Year Built Details Approximate
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning RR

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N No
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 1
Heating Y/N Yes
Total Baths 1
Total Bedrooms 2

Exterior Features

Facilitator Compensation 1
Living Area 423
Building Area Total 423
Foundation Details Other
Frontage Length 120.00
Lot Features Flood Plain, Cleared, Level
Lot Size Acres 0.55
Lot Size Area 0.55
Lot Size Units Acres
Open Parking Y/N Yes
Parking Features Off Street, Paved
Road Frontage Type Public
Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Paved
Spa No
Total Parking 4
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 02719

AVG $690K
AVG $4,564
AVG 453
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1958
AVG 30
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data

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