This warm and inviting home dating from 1887 has been lovingly updated, added onto, and meticulously maintained for modern living. On 1+ acre and abutting 35 acres of protected Land Trust, the garden filled compound includes a main house with 3 bedrooms, and 2 baths, as well as a guest house with large living area, kitchenette, full bath, office, and large bedroom. There's a beautifully landscaped pool with an outdoor shower, a barn with a 2 car garage,and an apple orchard. Years of thoughtful planting and landscape design, now mature, has created a magical compound of outdoor garden rooms. This property offers a true escape from urban life in the comfort of the historic, friendly village of Ashley Falls.
Early 1808 Georgia Colonial with 5 fireplaces, pine floors, original hardware, 4 Bedrooms, post & beam construction. Stone foundation .Must be seen! Well maintained. In-ground pool with Cabana.Child's cottage. Buttonwood tree claimed to be the oldest in the area (300 years).Close to all Berkshire amenities.
Enjoy expansive western views with gorgeous sunsets from this stylish log home perched on 14 acres. Open living area with cathedral ceilings, a true cook's kitchen, granite counters, cherry cabinets, six burner Viking stove and a farmhouse sink. A large stone fireplace is flanked by floor to ceiling windows so you never miss the views. Off the kitchen/ dining area is an open deck. the master also has its own balcony. Upstairs, two large bedrooms give family or guests their own privacy. The lower level is finished for TV, pool, games or other activities.Animal lovers will delight in the four stall barn, plenty of pasture area and loads of privacy. Near Berkshire culture and recreation.
Tucked away on a quiet dirt road sits this beautifully maintained 90's contemporary home. Enjoy total privacy and frontage on Three Mile Pond while being a short 10-minute drive to Guido's and downtown Great Barrington. The privacy of this home can be enjoyed from the abundance of outdoor space as well as the large three-season screened porch. Inside you'll find Cathedral ceilings, a stunning stone fireplace, Cook's kitchen with an abundance of maple cabinetry, formal dining, a cozy den with an additional fireplace and a large master suite. The Master Suite features cathedral ceilings, his and hers walk-in closets and an oversized bathroom featuring his and hers sinks, tiled shower and a large soak/jet tub.
Enjoy the panoramic views and beautiful perennial gardens from this luxuriously built and lovingly maintained, four bedroom home. Conveniently located about 10 minutes south of Guido's and 2 minutes from the Marketplace in Sheffield. Filled with custom detailing from tiger maple trim to custom cabinets and library shelves. First floor master bedroom suite with office. Sun-filled four season sun room opens to the well appointed cook's kitchen. Two bedrooms and 2 baths upstairs plus a large finished bonus room for exercise, office, extra bedroom or media. Stone walls surround the bursting flowerbeds. A large and comfortable deck overlooks the long views over fields to the mountains beyond.
EXTRA-ORDINARY OPPORTUNITY IN BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED TIMBER FRAME 5,000 SQ. FT. LIGHT FILLED BUILDING. Designed and built with live/work options in mind this building has three components. All three components are accessed by an inviting (20'L x 10'W) entry. On either side are open, large (average 42'L x 30'W) spaces with lofted second floor access and one adjoined but separate living space, full-kitchen, full bathroom and lofted sleeping area. All three areas have double-door rear access to private outdoor seating areas. Business or pleasure this is a unique opportunity.(Currently home to a successful antique business it is the building only that is for sale.) (New Roof 10/2018)
EXTRA-ORDINARY MIXED USE OPPORTUNITY IN BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED TIMBER FRAME 5,000 SQ. FT. LIGHT FILLED BUILDING. Designed and built with live/work options in mind this building has three components. All three components are accessed by an inviting (20'L x 10'W) entry. On either side are open, large (average 42'L x 30'W) spaces with lofted second floor access and one adjoined but separate living space, full-kitchen, full bathroom and lofted sleeping area. All three areas have double-door rear access to private outdoor seating areas. Business or pleasure this is a unique opportunity. Great event space, condos, restaurant...you name it!(Currently home to a successful antique business it is the building only that is for sale.) (New Roof 10/2018)
Panoramic views from this utterly magical 1806 colonial that was moved up the hill in the early 1980s creating a combination that is rare to find--the charm of an old house set back from the road with extraordinary views. In addition to a new concrete foundation, a wing was added in 1983 consisting of the front porch, library with fireplace and a bedroom above. Then comes a wonderful surprise when you enter the kitchen with its vaulted ceiling, Palladian window, beams and stone fireplace. A lovely living room with fireplace and original chestnut floor is perfect for entertaining and the sunny front room with bay window can be used as a dining room. The 12+ acres feature a mature apple orchard and the parcel is protected on all sides. A truly special property!
Breathtaking Timber Frame home offers a modern lifestyle while embracing a centuries old Berkshire tradition. The home features three bedrooms and two bathrooms, and a private one-bedroom, one-bathroom guest suite above the oversized, heated garage. The home is loaded with custom finishes and has an open floor plan, yellow pine timbers, reclaimed chestnut floors in the great room, dramatic
370 acres of forest & wetlands with 8,828 feet of road frontage on Water Farm Road and 606' of road frontage on Soda Spring Creek Road. There are extensive wetlands with significant uplands associated that might support 6 to 8 large house lots. Spring water infrastructures include two 30,000 gal covered concrete storage tanks and associated infrastructure. Historic records show water volume range from 9 to 17 mil gal/yr. The Soda Spring Creek flows into the Ironworks brook just south of the property boundary which then joins the Housatonic River. The property has been professionally managed by licensed foresters for more than 15 years.
This Energy Star rated home was thoughtfully designed and sited in the middle of a pasture with views over church steeples of the village below, to the Taconic Hills and sunset to the west. As spotless as the day the owners took residency in 2008 and flooded with light from every direction, this Bensonwood Timber frame home is a joy to live in full time or to escape to from the city. Just eight miles from Great Barrington and convenient to a variety of restaurants and cultural activities in both Berkshire and Litchfield counties, the neighborhood is a mix of fine new and antique country homes and farms. The spotless house features a first floor master suite, central A/C, finished lower level with view and storage space, and an attached two-car garage. A perfect Berkshire country house.
A rare blend of timeless New England design, craftsmanship and world-class finishes, this stunning home combines post & beam construction and the highest level of reproduction detail from every angle. The house was originally built in 1984 and in 2003 was given a stunning makeover and added level of refinement that is rare to find. The 7.7 acres are privately situated on of the prettiest 'best-kept-secret' roads of the southern Berkshires and offer elegant yet manageable cottage-style gardens, heated pool, two-car over-sized garage with bonus space and classic barn.
NEWLY CONSTRUCTED POST & BEAM WATERFRONT PARADISE ON 168-ACRE LAKE WITHIN A 1,000 ACRE PROTECTED WILDLIFE AREA. Striking views & fabulous amenities includinga soaring great room, 5+ bedrooms, heated swimming pool, outdoor hot tub, movie theater, bar, game room & gym, radiant heat, central a/c, solar panels and much, much more - all on a true treasure of a lake that is virtually unknown. Astonishing privacy and wildlife - you will most often be the only one fishing or kayaking on the lake, watching the Great Blue Heron, or relaxing with no jet skis or power boats to disturb you - yet you're just 12 minutes to Guido's in Great Barrington. Control all systems remotely. Painstakingly built for optimal casual comfort, low maintenance, and as your own private waterfront Berkshire resort.