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The home, now used as a inn, sits on Point Independence in Wareham.

Wareham inn stands on point overlooking bay

The porch lining this yellow-stucco Victorian in Wareham is a primo spot to view the fireworks over Onset Bay.By John R. Ellement

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The town’s proximity to major highways, coupled with its small-town feel, is a plus.

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A sampling of homes for sale in Westwood includes an expanded Cape with a first-floor master suite and a Colonial with fireplaces in the living and family rooms.

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If your garden is missing something, perhaps it’s height, something you can achieve with a DIY tower.

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Bees, whose numbers have declined dramatically in recent years, need pollen and nectar to survive.

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DIY mosaic stones add punch to a landscape and won’t fall victim to the wind.

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