It’s the quintessential Norman Rockwell painting.This historic home is the perfect seasonal rental, weekend getaway, family holidays and reunions, or gathering for large groups of family and friends. After a fun day of skiing, shopping or museum hopping, come home to the warmth of our 1791 gem, renovated for today’s living. Enjoy hot cocoa and roast marshmallows around our outdoor campfire. Fun for the whole family.
Majestic spruce trees dot this 10 acre property, making it the perfect spot for snow-shoeing, or cross country skiing.
Close to all Berkshire attractions, we're just 10 minutes to Great Barrington, where you'll find plenty of great dining, movies, shopping and galleries. We're right up the road from the award-winning Old Inn on the Green, Gedney Farm and Cantina 229, and a short drive to Stockbridge and Lenox. But once you’re here, you may not want to leave the house!
The country kitchen has a a separate dining area, and a grand pantry that's well equipped. Enjoy gathering in our country french dining room, with original beamed ceilings, and a grand table that seats up to 14. It's a room that inspires great meals and conversation, and is the perfect place for holidays and celebrations .
A beautiful grand foyer is the entry way to the living room with fireplace, and a grand screened in porch which overlooks our gardens. A separate library is brimming with books and board games, and a large screen Ultra High Definition cable TV. There is free unlimited WiFi, as well as unlimited local and national long distance calling.
There are 6 bedrooms. One is an easily accessible suite on the first floor, with it's own bath, reading room and entry to the porch. On the second floor you'll find a long wide hallway, which leads to yet another comfortable seating area. There are four bedrooms on this floor, one with a fireplace. Each bedroom has it's own private bath, which is very rare in any home. The 6th bedroom is very private on the 3rd floor, and can be made up as a king or two twins. It has a skylight, and a large tiled bath with a deep soaking tub. 5 of the bedrooms have queen beds, all appointed with fine linens, and plush towels. And while you won't need central air conditioning during the winter, or an oversized screened in porch, deck with grille, or campfire pit, it's here to be enjoyed during warm weather.
This is a home that has been lived in and loved for over two centuries, and embodies historical warmth and charm. With original wide plank floors, fireplaces, and many charming seating areas and details from the past, it’s a special place for family gatherings and reunions, writing retreats, brilliant fall foliage, or the perfect Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner. Welcome to the quintessential Norman Rockwell painting come to life! It's more than a getaway, it's an experience.
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