Fanwood: Jersey’s Best Kept Secret

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Town Clock at Fanwood Train Station
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Maureen McCann Illanovsky
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Directly across from train station is Mara's Coffee Shop & outside seating
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Victorian Fanwood Train Station/Museum
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More redevelopment in downtown Fanwood near Sheelan's Crossing Restaurant
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Some of the shops include Nick's Pizza, Fanwood Bagels, Rocko's Ice Cream and Fanwood Grille.
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At less than 30 miles to NYC, Fanwood offers a wonderful small town feel. Fanwood is 1.3 square miles in size with a population of approximately 7,300 residents. Appealing to young families, commuters, as well as baby boomers looking to downsize, it is the perfect location to call home.

Fanwood offers:

  • Pretty Victorian-style train station at the town center and a bus line to Port Authority.
  • Excellent Scotch Plains-Fanwood school district with an outstanding music program, athletics, college AP classes and so much more.
  • 2.6 miles to beautiful downtown Westfield with great shopping and a movie theater. Never a reason to go to a mall. 
  • Affordability for first time homebuyers, mostly with a price tag from 400-600K. 

La Grande Park is located one block from Downtown Fanwood, with tennis courts, basketball, baseball fields and a playground. La Grande also has ice skating in the winter, family movie nights in summer and community festivals. Nearby in Scotch Plains and Westfield, there are additional concerts in the park and farmers markets throughout the summer months.

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In Fanwood, you can walk to baseball practice, the library, shops, restaurants, several pizza and coffee options, sit outside and enjoy a cocktail or ice cream cone. You just can't beat it, but please don't tell anyone!

Please contact Maureen McCann Illanovsky at Keller Williams Realty for all your real estate needs at 908-391-9295.  Maureen has been selling Westfield area real estate since 2005 and resides in Scotch Plains Fanwood for over 20  years.  

 

Keller Williams Realty - A New Generation of Positive,Professional & Tech Savvy Realtors. Keller Williams Realty is located at 188 Elm Street in Westfield and serves the communities along the train lines including Westfield, Cranford, Fanwood, Scotch Plains, Mountainside, New Providence, Berkeley Heights and the surrounding communities. Call us today at 908-233-8502

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