Gassville, AR Homes and Real Estate For Sale
Are you looking for homes or real estate for sale in Gassville, Arkansas? Below are the current listings of homes for sale in Gassville from the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). Beaman Realty is ready to help you find the home of your dreams. Call us at 870.431.5252 or click on our contact form in any listing that interests you.
ABOUT GASSVILLE, ARKANSAS
Is living in a small town with amenities of a larger city in your future? Gassville, Arkansas, offers a hometown feel, community atmosphere and a quality of life and services not expected for a town its size.
Sitting on a high, fertile plain in the Ozark Mountain of north central Arkansas’ Baxter County, Gassville is near the world-famous White River. With US Highway 62/412 winding through the center of town, daily commutes to nearby towns and cities are easy drives.
Residents are served by a variety of businesses including grocery and discount stores, service businesses, banks and several restaurants. Living in Gassville affords residents below-average crime rate, low property taxes, four seasons with mild winters, high-speed internet access, low cost of living and a 10-minute drive to a regional hospital and healthcare and two-year college.
Level and fertile grounds and proximity to the White River were reasons families settled in Gassville in the 1840s, as the river provided transportation to market crops. In 1869, 21 families arrived by wagon train from Cherokee County, Ga., and added to the settlement.
In 1876, Pinkney A. Cox and S. E. Denton opened a general store. According to legend, Cox was an incessant talker, and customers referred to him as a “gasser.” When the post office was established in 1878 with Cox as the postmaster, the little town officially was named Gassville. The town later incorporated in 1903 with a mayor/council form of government.
Dr. William Jones Rollins opened Baxter County’s first hospital was opened in Gassville in 1923, expanded in 1937 and closed in 1954. For years, it was the only hospital in northern Arkansas, serving patients as far away as central Missouri.
Gassville had the first and only drive-in theater in the county, which opened in 1952 and closed in 1987. Gassville also was the first town in the United States to receive city water works through the Federal Urban Renewal Program.
- Gassville in the Park Festival is an annual event on the first Saturday in June. The festival offers artisans, crafters, antique and collectible dealers, food concessions, raffles, public-service and informational booths, music, 5K run, parade, car show and automotive swap meet and children’s area.
- White River Distillery offers tours and tastings of its small-batch, handcrafted, corn whiskey. Call to schedule a tour. 150 Nancy St. 870.430.5747. Visit WHITE RIVER DISTILLERY WEBSITE
- Nima’s Pizza has won countless competition awards including first and runner-up in the International Pizza Challenge for World’s Best Pizza. 109 School St. 870.435.2868. nimaspizza.com
- For more information about Gassville, visit GASSVILLE CITY WEBSITE or Cotter-Gassvile Chamber of Commerce
If you are interested in a home, business or property in Gassville, please look at available real estate on this website, or reach out to the Beaman Realty team at 870.431.5252.
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