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A selection of properties perfect for those who love the outdoors!


Private Setting in Alford with Fiber Broadband Installed
50 Old Village Road
Alford, Mass.

4 Bed/3 Bath/3436 sqft
Offered by Thomas K Doyle, Lance Vermeulen Real Estate, 646-438-1329

Lovely private setting for this well-maintained 3 bedroom plus office (4th bedroom potential) and 3 full bath residence in very desirable Alford. Kitchen (propane range) was recently fully updated with convection oven, microwave, cabinets & counters; screened-in porch and a front open porch with private views. This location is a short and bucolic 6-mile drive to Great Barrington village. Fiber Broadband connection available to AlfordLink, a municipally owned network. Property abuts Alford Springs, which is preservation land/hiking trails owned by Berkshire Natural Resources. CLICK TO VIEW TRAILS A paved pea-stone driveway is a welcoming entry to this special setting!


Eleazer Browne Homestead
135 Orchard Street
Adams, Mass.

6 Bed/2 Bath/3000 sqft
Offered by Trish Petricca, Barnbrook Realty Berkshire Hathaway Home Service, 413-822-6178

The Eleazer Browne Homestead, built in 1778 and completely renovated in 1950 and again in 2005, is truly a jewel that must be seen to be appreciated. Located on 13 acres atop a knoll opposite Mt. Greylock with views of Hoosic Valley. The grounds are magnificent featuring a heated inground Olympic pool, a barn with stalls for horses or farm equipment storage. The main house has two floors each with 3 bedrooms and a full bath.The living room has the original floor to ceiling stone fireplace with a Dutch Oven and hand-finished wide pine boards on the walls and hand-hewed beams. The Shaker-style kitchen cabinets were crafted by Mennonite carpenters. The island and counters are made from Schist Stone that is indigenous to South America, Japan and a vein that runs from Ashfield to Mt. Greylock.


Last Great Places
85 Scoville Ore Mine Road
Salisbury, Conn.

6 Bed/4 Bath/1 Half Bath/4884 sqft
Offered by Elyse Morris, Elyse Harney Real Estate, 860-318-5126

Rare Salisbury property located on the eastern side of the Taconic Plateau, a unique 63-acre parcel with two period homes, offering 6-Bedrooms. Privacy abounds from this family compound with expansive eastern views and space to build your dream home. Both existing homes have been restored to enhance their historical details and take full advantage of the surrounding countryside. The 1880 Converted Barn offers 3 bedrooms, a Great Room with massive Cathedral Ceiling Fireplace, and open concept living. The 1780 White Saltbox offers 3 additional Bedrooms, detailed molding, and fireplaces in both the Living Room & Master Bedroom. Two privately situated screened gazebos complete each homestead and offer a picturesque setting for outdoor dining and entertaining.

Enjoy mountain views, a private pond, and two beautiful homes from this prominent Salisbury location only minutes from the center of town. The historic ore beds and natural features surrounding this property enhance the beauty of this unique homestead. Only minutes from Appalachian Trail hiking, skiing at Catamount or Butternut, and Great Barrington’s cultural delights and gourmet cuisine.


Spectacular New Construction
60 Bunker Hill Road
Salisbury, Conn.

5 Bed/4 Bath/5360 sqft
Offered by Juliet Moore, Elyse Harney Real Estate, 860-480-0546

This exquisite new home is perfectly sited on a 9+ acre premium Salisbury, Conn., parcel with beautiful southern views. High-end quality craftsmanship and finishing details and wonderful floor plan. Features include 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, formal Living Room and Dining Room, spacious Kitchen which opens to the Breakfast Area and large Family Room and Screened-in Porch. There are both front and rear staircases, central air, 4 fireplaces, and a Bedroom, full Bath, and Recreation Room on the Lower Level. Sensational property! Built by Salisbury Country Homes


The Old Stone House of Mill Street
420 Mill Road
Northeast, N.Y.

3 Bed/3 Bath/3295 sqft
Offered by Arleen Shepley,Elyse Harney Real Estate, 518-789-8800

If the walls of this 1795 home could tell a story, it would share volumes of life’s history of the Village of Millerton, New York. This property was once the home site of a well-known flour and feed mill in 1870. Remarkable classic Federal Style home, distinguished with early American architecture, quality workmanship and materials including a facade of Vermont marble, original hardware, indented interior window sills and hand-painted interiors. There are many original details still intact on this extraordinary 3 bedrooms, 3 bathroom and 6 fireplaces home. The Webutuck Creek borders this 39-acre property with over 4,000 feet of water frontage wondering thru the property of woods and fields. Handsome timber framed guest cottage with a large hearth, cathedral ceiling, bath, kitchen and sleeping loft. Very close to Harlem Valley Rail Trail, downtown Millerton, The Movie House, Harney & Sons Tea House, Irving Farms Coffee Roasters and the Millerton Farmers Market.


Salisbury Estate: The Ideal Family Compound
168 Taconic Road
Salisbury, Conn.

6 Bed/4 Bath/6037 sqft
Offered by Elyse Morris, Elyse Harney Real Estate, 860-318-5126

A magnificent Salisbury estate with beautiful mountain views, a spring-fed Pond and an orchard on 61+ acres. Enjoy your own oasis of year-round outdoor recreation. Fish in your own pond and stream; swim in the heated pool; hike and cross-country ski on your own trails; camp in your own secluded cabin! This prominent property has it all and is ideally situated near Salisbury’s Twin Lakes – boat, water ski, kayak, fish, or enjoy breakfast at O’Hara’s Marina.

This timeless 6-Bedroom Farmhouse with heated Gunite pool has been meticulously restored and expanded to 6,000 sq.ft. of living space which exudes warmth & comfort for country living. A gracious wrap-around porch entry greets the home’s gourmet Kitchen with Butler Pantry; Family Room with casual Dining Area; separate Living & Dining Rooms; Screened Porch; and Media Room. Antique, wide-board chestnut floors, 3 fireplaces, and an authentic tin ceiling highlight the character of this classic home.

Sunset views add warmth to the private Master Suite with Porch overlooking gardens, an orchard, and the Taconic Mountain Range. Three floors of living space, plus a finished Lower Level allow a seamless blend of privacy and entertaining space – all accentuated by the surrounding views of this prominent Taconic Road property.

A 3-stall Barn thoughtfully constructed with the ability to be converted to a Guest House or Party Barn. Private trails are woven throughout the property, along with Moore Brook and leading to an enchanting Cabin which exemplifies peacefulness and solitude.

This premier location is only five minutes from town, surrounded by other large estates, and conservation land.



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