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For sale: Homes with prime sunset views

Put your feet up and watch the day disappear in Lakeville or Scituate.

$540,000

47 NELSON SHORE ROAD / LAKEVILLE

SQUARE FEET 1,056

LOT SIZE 1.02 acres

BEDROOMS 3 BATHS 1 full

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LAST SOLD FOR $291,000 in 2003

PROS Situated on the east side of Long Pond, this 1930 ranch has a dock and a patio where it’s easy to admire the setting sun. Inside, an open layout encompasses the living space and kitchen, both with water views. Bamboo flooring runs throughout this area, which has a pellet stove, a granite-topped peninsula with seating space, stainless appliances, and maple cabinetry. Nearby are two smaller bedrooms, the laundry, and a bath with shower. Added in 2007, the master bedroom features water views and a slider to the deck. Property includes a two-car garage and land across the street. CONS The road is private, so there are fees for upkeep and plowing.

Nancy Tausevich, Jack Conway & Co., 774-226-3439, jackconway.com

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$1,165,900

328 CENTRAL AVENUE / SCITUATE

SQUARE FEET 2,974

LOT SIZE 0.19 acre

BEDROOMS 3 BATHS 2 full, 1 half

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LAST SOLD FOR $125,000 in 1993

PROS Watch the sun go down over the South and North rivers on one side of this Humarock Colonial and gaze at the ocean on the other. The first floor includes dining space, a half bath, laundry, family room with propane fireplace, and access to a patio with an outdoor kitchen. Up one level: an open great room and kitchen with loads of windows, a wood-stained bead-board ceiling, and another fireplace. An island and hickory cabinets anchor the kitchen. Two bedrooms share a bath; the master suite includes a bath with a separate shower and tub. Flood insurance isn’t required. The third-floor space, which has access to the widow’s walk, could be an office. CONS No garage.

Tracy Grady, Boston Connect Real Estate, 617-620-8484, tracygradyrealestate.com