Wakefield Homes for Sale
Picturesque beauty in New England
Wakefield is part of Middlesex County and is about 10 miles from Boston. Located at the intersection of two major highways, I-93 and I-95/128 and easily accessible from the commuter rail (MBTA) to Boston, Wakefield is a great place for both working professionals and families to call home. Wakefield is known for being a quintessential New England town with great schools and a tight knit community. Wakefield is also home to the beautiful lake Quannapowitt, which is a landmark of the town and the location for community activities such as outdoor concerts in nice weather. The town has two major events each year called Midsummer Night and Homecoming that celebrate Wakefield and have free events open to the Wakefield community at large. Wakefield is home to two semi-professional baseball teams and in the warm summer months residents can be see catching a game and enjoy the weather. There are great restaurants in Wakefield and from diners to steakhouses, there is something for every palate and every budget. The Stone Zoo, located in Stoneham is just ten minutes from Wakefield and offers fun for the whole family. No matter what you’re looking for in a place to live, Wakefield has it!
Places to Eat in Wakefield
Wakefield: Foodie Heaven
Are you a foodie? If so Wakefield is the place to you! With a large variety of food and resturant options there is something for every budget, palate and desire! If you’re in the mood for steak, Davio’s Steakhouse is a good option. Davio’s is a high end Italian steakhouse that offers prime cuts of meat and handmade pasta. It also has a fireplace and a patio. If you’re looking for something a little more casual and craving barbecue, Pitstop BBQ is the place for you. A local favorite, it offers meat platters and wings. Available for sit in or delivery it is sure to hit the spot! If you want breakfast food make sure to stop by the North Ave Diner which serves classic diner fare in a comfortable, clean atmosphere. No matter what you’re craving, Wakefield has something for everyone!
Tired of the Daily Grind?
One of Wakefield’s claim to fame is Lake Quannapowitt. Beloved by locals it is a great spot to visit in the summer months and beautiful in the colder winter months too. With hiking paths surrounding the lake it is the perfect spot to get outside and get active. In nice months families and dogs can be seen soaking up the sunshine or having a picnic. The views can’t be beat and there is nothing better than enjoying the water with family and friends. If running or biking isn’t your thing, no fear you can walk the path too! If you’re looking for a spot to get out of the hustle and bustle of daily life, Lake Quannapowitt is the place to do it!