Wellfleet Real Estate

Wellfleet is a coastal community located halfway between the “tip and elbow” of Cape Cod. At only two miles wide, Wellfleet marks the narrowest part of the Cape. Despite its width, the town is distinguished by pristine beaches on both the bay and Atlantic sides as well as a number of sparkling ponds. Approximately 70% of the land is protected, contributing to Wellfleet’s raw, natural beauty. Walkers and hikers delight in the MA Audubon trails as well as the Great Island hike.

Real Estate Statistics

Total Listings: 44
Average Price: $854,305
Highest Listing Price: $2,900,000
Lowest Listing Price: $329,000

Roll over thumbnail to enlarge.

Wellfleet Homes For Sale

Price, High to Low
54 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #21712433
  • MLS® #: 21712433
  • 31 Samoset Avenue
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $2,900,000
  • 4 Bed, 3 Bath, 2631 SqFt, 0.41 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21711020
  • MLS® #: 21711020
  • 20 Salt Meadow Lane
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $2,399,000
  • 7 Bed, 7 Bath, 11119 SqFt, 1.8 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21711460
  • MLS® #: 21711460
  • 715 Chequessett Neck Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $2,300,000
  • 3 Bed, 1 Bath, 1100 SqFt, 0.71 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21714120
  • MLS® #: 21714120
  • 625 Old Wharf Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,995,000
  • 2 Bed, 3 Bath, 2500 SqFt, 1.1 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21606229
  • MLS® #: 21606229
  • 245 Cove Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,900,000
  • 474804 SqFt, 10.9 Acres
  • Lots and Land
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21714374
  • MLS® #: 21714374
  • 25 3rd Avenue
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,849,000
  • 4 Bed, 3 Bath, 2853 SqFt, 0.64 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21606925
  • MLS® #: 21606925
  • 230 Main Street
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,699,000
  • 5 Bed, 5 Bath, 3494 SqFt, 0.29 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21714172
  • MLS® #: 21714172
  • 135 Pine Point Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,450,000
  • 59637 SqFt, 1.37 Acres
  • Lots and Land
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21717327
  • MLS® #: 21717327
  • 40 Leilla Rich Drive
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $1,295,000
  • 5 Bed, 5 Bath, 4049 SqFt, 0.7 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21714067
  • MLS® #: 21714067
  • 70 Catboat Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $995,000
  • 3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1822 SqFt, 0.54 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21714130
  • MLS® #: 21714130
  • 10 Timway Road
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $950,000
  • 5 Bed, 3 Bath, 2200 SqFt, 0.52 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite
Photo of Listing #21510840
  • MLS® #: 21510840
  • 35 Ridge St. Extension
  • Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • $900,000
  • 3 Bed, 3 Bath, 3324 SqFt, 1.03 Acres
  • Single Family
Add as Favorite

Wellfleet Community Summary

Wellfleet is world famous for its briny and succulent oysters – the focus of the Wellfleet OysterFest held every October.  The name “Wellfleet” is variously thought to come from a brand of oyster popular in England in the late 1700s or from “Whale Fleet” after the whaling industry that drove the early economy.  Today bustling Wellfleet Harbor is home to sail boats, power boats as well as larger commercial vessels which deliver much of the fresh catch on the menus in local restaurants.
 
With the second largest concentration of art galleries on the Cape (Provincetown is the first), Wellfleet boasts a thriving arts community.  The Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre features live plays and performances while the Wellfleet Preservation Hall hosts cultural events year-round.  Residents and vacationers enjoy live bands at the Beachcomber on Cahoon Hollow Beach while families can catch a movie at one of America’s last drive-in movie theaters.
 
History buffs know that the first radio telegraph transmission from America to England took place in South Wellfleet in 1901-02 on what is now Marconi Beach.  In fact, the South Wellfleet station’s first call sign was “CC” for Cape Cod.
 
Wellfleet is bordered by Truro to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Eastham to the south, and Cape Cod Bay to the west.  Approximately 48 miles east of the Sagamore Bridge, Wellfleet is 100 miles southeast of Boston.

Blog Posts About Wellfleet

Wellfleet is an Artsy Kind of Place

Widely regarded for its historic attributes and seaside location, Wellfleet is also well known as an artsy kind of place. This charming town is tucked away between the ocean and the bay, with a longstanding heritage tied to fishing and aquaculture. As the natural setting includes everything from protected freshwater ponds and dunes to marshes and moors, outdoor recreation is key in this community, from accessing the Cape Cod Rail Trail to simply taking in the natural beauty of the Cape ... Read More

Cahoon Hollow Dune Swallows Car

The Beachcomber is now closed for the season and  Wellfleet town leaders are still working on a solution to a recent dune collapse at Cahoon Hollow Beach. A large dune in the front of the popular beach bar amp; restaurant collapsed in August following heavy rain.The car ended up about 20 feet down in the sand and had to be pulled out the next morning. While luckily no one was injured in the collapse, local officials did put up barricades across the rest of the parking lot and out on the b... Read More

Tour National Seashore Restored Mid-century Homes

Seemingly blending in with their stunning, natural surroundings, a number of restored, mid-century homes provide a unique option for those visiting the National Seashore. Open to tours, the historic homes stand today as examples of important modern architectural designs once constructed along the Outer Cape.The modern homes sprang up as artists, writers and architects flocked to the region, creatively fusing the design of the homes with the appeal of nature. Blurring the lines of outdoor ... Read More

Billingsgate: A Forgotten Cape Village

Once a small island filled with dozens of homes, a lighthouse and even a schoolhouse, Billingsgate Island is now virtually a “forgotten” Cape village, living on mostly through old stories and periodically revealed, in part, during periods of low tide. That’s due to the fact that the 60-acre island has been submerged under the water now for more than 70 years.The story dates back, though, to the 19th century when Billingsgate, also known by some as Bellingsgate, was known as a prosperous f... Read More

Wellfleet Harbor is a Living Working Legacy

With nearby barrier beaches, fresh and saltwater ponds, bays, rivers and tidal flats, Wellfleet Harbor is a true living and working legacy. This enriched area overflows with natural resources, a staple in the community for hundreds of years. One of Wellfleet’s most valuable resources, the harbor is home to commercial draggers and hundreds of oystermen. An active destination for both fishing boats and recreational boats, Wellfleet Harbor also boasts significant marsh systems important to t... 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 12/17/2017. All properties are subject to prior sale, changes or withdrawal.