Broadway, Virginia, located in the Shenandoah Valley in northwestern Virginia, is a beautiful, historic town. With a population of just under 4,000, Broadway offers the peace of a small town, but is also within relatively short driving distance of both Washington D.C. and Richmond, and just 12 miles away from Harrisonburg. Broadway is also close to the spectacular natural beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, making it a place with something to offer for people of any interest. There is excellent Broadway Virginia real estate available today for anyone interested in calling Broadway home.
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Officially incorporated in 1880, Broadway actually has a rich history dating back to the Civil War and years prior. Architecture in Broadway reflects the town's historic tradition, as many classic homes still stand today. In addition to classically designed farm houses, Broadway boasts plenty of beautiful, modern construction. Broadway also offers large properties ideal for farming and equestrian activities.
Broadway Schools and Services
Broadway offers in-town schooling for children of all ages levels at John C. Meyers Elementary, J. Frank Hillyard Middle School, and Broadway High School. For recreation, Broadway Community Park and Heritage Park, which are both located in town, offer athletic fields and a community swimming pool. Broadway has weekly trash and recycling pickup every Monday. Full-service water and sewage are available to all residents, with the water coming from the North Fork of the Shenandoah River.
Perhaps the crown jewel of the area, the Broadway Farmer's Market draws visitors from near and far. The market offers a wide range of locally grown fruit and vegetables, free range poultry and meat, and fresh, delicious food prepared on-site. The shopper can also find fresh coffee, honey, cheese, bread, handmade soaps, and even gourmet dog treats. Previously operated in an outdoor parking lot, the Broadway Farmer's Market recently moved into a brand new, permanent home on Main Street.
Broadway is an evolving, progressive town that offers something for everyone. There is ample land for outdoor activities, lovely classic and modern homes, natural beauty at all turns, a farmer's market that is second to none, the quiet peace of a small town, and the close proximity to a variety of large cities. To shop for the best Broadway Virginia real estate today, contact Old Dominion Realty to see the many beautiful homes available in Broadway.