Barnstable and its little neighboring town of Yarmouth in Massachusetts are two towns that call inevitably to those looking for a cool ocean breeze and quiet intellectual life. Acting as the gateway to Cape Cod, Barnstable-Yarmouth are attractive New England towns with seaside wharves, a strong economy, and an assortment of good entertainment and eating. If you like US history, you'd be hard-pressed to find an older and more historical place in the whole country. Barnstable-Yarmouth are some of the original towns as part of the Plymouth colony. As such, expect to find all sorts of little historical gems peppered throughout the area, from original colony buildings to Early-American history museums to old historical sites- and the history doesn't stop there: the area was prominent in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. For some serene recreation, dolphin and whale-watching are notable, calming activities that you can partake in in the New England hamlets. And the Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary is a great place for hiking, strolling, or even kayaking. Discover absolutely magnificent homes from Willowbend, a builder known grandiose abodes, and many others. Homes range in price from 350000 to 4172000, so one can say without exaggeration that every price point is available. Entry-level one bedroom and two baths homes can fulfill your hermit dreams, or massive four bed five bath mansions, tucked right on the beach with the sand being your front door and the vast ocean being your morning view, and everything in between, are available. New Home Source has your new home getaway, so get ready to explore the beaches of New England when you stop by.