Located within the historic town of Harpers Ferry, the John Brown Farm subdivision contains lovely single-family homes nestled within the woodlands on the edge of the Shenandoah River. Homes in this area are built in a classic style, and offer homebuyers privacy and a tranquil atmosphere. Named for the infamous John Brown raid on the town in 1859, this small community also benefits from the rich history of the area and is surrounded by the characterful sites and events of Harpers Ferry.
This neighborhood is also in a great location for commuters interested in buying a home outside of the city, but desiring easy access to their jobs and modern conveniences. Just over an hour from the Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C. metropolitan areas, John Brown Farm makes living a rural lifestyle, without giving up the opportunities of a large city, a reality. With an average listing price of $304,950, homes for sale in this neighborhood are an affordable option in a growing and popular area.
The beautiful wooded landscape of the Harpers Ferry area also provides residents with many opportunities for outdoor activities that are great for families and outdoor enthusiasts. White-water rafting, fishing, mountain biking, and hiking are just a few of the endless array of pursuits available in this beautiful region. Families will love exploring the history-filled Harpers Ferry Historic District as well. With dozens of historic structures, downtown shopping and dining options, and events nearby, John Brown Farm is a great place to buy a home.