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Westford Village Special Planning Area

Characterized as a Historic Village

Westford Village, anchored by a historic church building and a cluster of historic homes . is not suitable for commercial development. As a scenic, historic village for the town in close proximity to recreational areas including Boston Hollow and the Blue trail, Westford Village would be ideal for low-impact businesses such as an antique shop or a Bed and Breakfast.

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"Westford Village represents a significant and very visible portion of Ashford's rural character. It is envisioned that Westford Village remain substantially undeveloped in order to preserve its historic charm."

Ashford Plan of Conservation & Development (2004)
USGS Topographical Map of the Westford Village Special Planning Area dedpicted by heavy black dashed line.
Westford Village from the ground, looking eastward to the village center.
Recent aerial photograph of the Westford Village Special Planning Area looking in a northerly direction.