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$1 Million, More or Less: Properties Ranging from $975,000-$1,500,000

This week's "What's on the Market" features properties in the Northern Berkshires to the Northwest Corner of Connecticut! They are all in the million dollar range and you will see why!

Wayne McCormack Custom-Built Home
89 Dunmore Ct
Lenox, Mass.

5 Beds/4 Baths/5736 sqft
Offered by George Cain, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty, 917-861-3855

Impressive and Spacious. This Wayne McCormack custom-built home has it all; significant architectural details throughout, two-storied vaulted entry, terrific solarium, 10-foot ceilings, large bright kitchen, an outstanding master bedroom suite with sitting room and a huge walk-in closet, and a wonderful natural redwood deck overlooking a unique in-ground gunite pool with a spa. Lower level includes an additional family room, bar and game room with an easy access to the pool. Excellent schools.


140+ Acre Home in Monterey
540 Main Road
Monterey, Mass.

3 Beds/ 1 ½ Baths/2379 sqft
Offered by George Cain, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty, 917-861-3855

This outstanding 140+ acre property, with a picturesque 2,379SF Cape, is located very close to the center of Monterey, a terrific Southern Berkshire County community. Several well-maintained outbuildings add to the utilitarian value of this expansive one-of-a-kind property, which is coming to the market for the first time in decades.


River’s Rest
422 Umpachene Falls Road
New Marlborough, Mass.

3 Beds/3 Baths/2500 sqft
Offered by Maureen Kirby and Mary White, Barnbrook Realty, 413-528-4423

“There is sound of water, shafts of light across the river, and blue herons that visit.” says owner. Swim, fish, picnic, read, relax. On the Umpachene sits this enchanted Chalet-style cottage. Thoughtfully transformed with modern conveniences yet keeping the integrity of original details, such as the stone fireplace and chalet style banister. There is a beautiful first floor master suite, as well as an open plan kitchen-dining, large living room with beamed ceiling and a wonderful sunroom. Second floor offers two bedrooms, two baths and an office. Above ground lower level is finished with a large family room and 2nd stone fireplace. Each room has a view of the calming river. Magnificent gardens surround the house and gazebo. Two-car garage and generator add to the convenience!


Custom Contemporary in Lee
Church Street
Lee, Mass.

3 Beds/ 3 Baths/3655 sqft
Offered by Brandon White, Cohen+White Associates, 413-429-1975

This warm and inviting custom Contemporary has fabulous common spaces and room for everyone. A 2-story Great room w/wood cathedral ceiling focuses on the mountain view and wall of stone where the pass-through fireplace opens to the separate family room. 1st fl master bedroom en suite, den/office and dining room complete the main level with 2 guest bedrooms and open loft family room upstairs. Minutes from Stockbridge and Lee!!!


Views and Lush Gardens in Williamstown
295 Hancock Road
Williamstown, Mass.

4 Beds/2 ½ Baths/3870 sqft
Offered by Gladys Montgomery, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty, 413-822-0929

This magical property is beautifully set at the end of a long driveway, overlooking mountains to the east and acres of conservation land to the west, and with an in-ground swimming pool. Surrounded by lush lawns and gardens, the spacious, comfortable, impeccably maintained residence features a generous living room with beams and stone fireplace, cook’s kitchen, screened porch, den, first-floor master suite, and three additional bedrooms, and central air conditioning. Within easy reach of Williams College, the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown Theatre Festival, MASS MoCA, shops, restaurants, and other cultural, culinary, and recreational amenities.


New England Post and Beam with Barns in Sheffield
1350 Berkshire School Road
Sheffield, Mass.

2 Beds/4 Baths/15000 sqft
Offered by Stone House Properties, 413-528-4211

Charming post & beam in Sheffield comprised of multiple barns from around New England. This 15,000(+) square-foot building has been used as an antique shop for over 30 years. Car collectors, retail, or multi-family conversion are only some of the possibilities. Expansive open rooms on the first floor open to a lofted second floor. A two-bedroom apartment on the far wing lends itself perfectly for a live/work space. Newly constructed four-car garage, enormous wood shop, two full kitchens, fully insulated walls and roof, the future of this special property is limited only by your imagination.


Privacy Lover’s Dream
340 River Road
Cornwall, Conn.

4 Beds/3 Baths/3680 sqft
Offered by Elyse Harney Morris, Elyse Harney Real Estate, 860-318-5126

This handcrafted shingle-style home is centered on 60 acres of wooded, river front land with western views bordered on three sides by 2,600 acres of state forest. Two streams, a koi-filled, spring-fed pond and trails throughout the property, as well as the state forest, make this an outdoorsmen’s and privacy lover’s dream. The 3,680 square foot, 4 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath home boasts two-raised hearth, native fieldstone fireplaces and a wrap-around ground floor deck facing sunset views. Features include a second-floor bathroom with a double shower as well as a large claw-foot soaking tub, sweeping high, tray ceilings with ceiling fans, an outdoor shower and immaculate hand-crafted wood work by the owner. Outside are mature fruit trees, beautiful perennial gardens, native stone pathways and a gravity-irrigated vegetable garden. A two-car, two-story heated garage is ready for an accessory apartment or, if you’d like, a guesthouse can be built in the lower field. The perfect horse property.



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