Eastham Real Estate

Eastham is a coastal community located on the “forearm” of the Cape and marks the beginning of what is known as the Outer Cape, which also includes Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown. The Outer Cape is sometimes referred to as the “quieter” portion of the Cape and is distinguished by the Atlantic waters of the Cape Cod National Seashore with wind-swept dunes, islands, and salt marshes.

Real Estate Statistics

Total Listings: 67
Average Price: $696,104
Highest Listing Price: $2,895,000
Lowest Listing Price: $319,900

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Eastham Homes For Sale

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6 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #21701393
  • MLS® #: 21701393
  • 950 Massasoit Road
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $579,900
  • 3 Bed, 4 Bath, 2088 SqFt, 1.11 Acres
  • Single Family
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Photo of Listing #21701390
  • MLS® #: 21701390
  • 930 Massasoit Road
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $559,900
  • 2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1932 SqFt, 1.11 Acres
  • Single Family
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Photo of Listing #21701391
  • MLS® #: 21701391
  • 940 Massasoit Road
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $539,900
  • 2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1705 SqFt, 1.11 Acres
  • Single Family
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Photo of Listing #21600747
  • MLS® #: 21600747
  • 50 N Dory Lane 2
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $469,000
  • 2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1630 SqFt, 11 Acres
  • Single Family
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Photo of Listing #21711624
  • MLS® #: 21711624
  • 1052 Old Orchard Road
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $359,000
  • 2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1620 SqFt, 1.12 Acres
  • Single Family
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Photo of Listing #21711638
  • MLS® #: 21711638
  • 45 Governor Prence Road A
  • Eastham, MA 02642
  • $339,000
  • 1 Bed, 1 Bath, 652 SqFt
  • Single Family
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Eastham Community Summary

Eastham is rich in history –  the region was known as “Nauset” after the Nauset Indians who were the original settlers there.  First Encounter Beach commemorates the site of the first meeting between the Pilgrims and the Indians; unfortunately, the meeting did not end amicably with each group fleeing amid arrows and musket fire.  Ultimately, a small group of Pilgrims dissatisfied with the land quality in Plymouth settled Eastham in 1644, coexisting peacefully with the Indians.  Descendants of these original Pilgrims continue to live in Eastham today.

Once home to a diverse mix of industries ranging from fishing, whaling, salt works, and asparagus farming, Eastham is now renowned for the natural beauty of its beaches and conservation areas.  One-third of Eastham’s land is part of the National Seashore Park, ensuring the pristine beauty of the area remains untouched for years to come. Residents enjoy biking the Cape Cod Rail Trail as well as miles of walking trails through historic sites and panoramic views of Cape Cod Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.  Beaches in Eastham include two wide expanses of sand on the Atlantic Ocean.  There are also a number of small beaches on the Cape Cod Bay which are ideal for families with young children, thanks to more gentle surf and temperate waters.

Eastham is bordered by Wellfleet on the north, the Atlantic Ocean on the east, Orleans on the South and Cape Cod Bay on the west.  Located approximately 39 miles east of the Sagamore Bridge, Eastham is 92 miles southeast of Boston.

 

Blog Posts About Eastham

Coast Guard Beach Named Top 10

Already a popular beach with locals and visitors, Coast Guard Beach in Eastham is now getting high marks nationally, as well. The local beach was just named to the top ten by Stephen Leatherman, most commonly known by beach goers and vacationers as “Dr. Beach”.Each year Dr. Beach comes up with his list of the nation’s best beaches, ranking them by dozens of different criteria. For 2017, Coast Guard Beach notably gained the number six spot, the only Cape beach to crack the top ten list, wi... Read More

Fort Hill: An Eastham Adventure

With spectacular views and a history dating back generations, Fort Hill is a true Eastham adventure, a place where visitors come to take in more than 200 years of Cape Cod history and some sensational, natural views. The entire Fort Hill Rural Historic District consists of about 100 acres, made up of salt marshes, fields and forest. A part of the Cape Cod National Seashore for decades now, Fort Hill provides some of the very best views of the region and offers a special place in history. ... Read More

Nauset Light Beach is Forever Popular

At one-mile long, Nauset Light Beach remains one of the Outer Cape’s most popular beaches, a long-standing tradition for year-round residents and seasonal visitors to the Cape. With breathtaking scenery and fabulous surfing, the beach is often at the top of the list when it comes to regional destinations.Found on Ocean View Drive in Eastham, Nauset Light Beach is actually a part of the National Seashore, with large waves ideal for boogie boarding and surfing. While the mile-long beach app... Read More

Eastham’s Target Ship

It never actually served in battle off Cape Cod, yet Eastham’s famed “target ship” is about to get a long-overdue honor for the role it played in military history. The board of selectmen in Eastham recently voted to commemorate the SS Longstreet with a memorial plaque at First Encounter Beach. It’s hoped the plaque will be finished in time for a dedication in February, marking the ship’s 75th year.Countless dummy bombs and missiles hit the SS Longstreet during a more than quarter century ... Read More

Nauset Light Beach a Favorite in Eastham

A favorite of residents and visitors alike in Eastham, Nauset Light Beach remains one of the most popular beaches on the Outer Cape. Known for its fantastic surfing and a full mile of sand for lounging, swimming and body surfing, Nauset Light Beach is an ideal location for families, with lifeguards on duty during the peak summer season.The clean sand and scenic beauty of the beach makes it the perfect location for a day trip or just to capture some incredible photographs. Newly constructe... Read More

The data relating to real estate for sale on this site comes from the Broker Reciprocity (BR) of the Cape Cod & Islands Multiple Listing Service, Inc. Summary or thumbnail real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Old Cape Sotheby's International Realty are marked with the BR Logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker. Neither the listing broker nor Old Cape Sotheby's International Realty shall be responsible for any typographical errors, misinformation or misprints and shall be held totally harmless. This site was last updated 06/25/2017. All properties are subject to prior sale, changes or withdrawal.