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Early Fall Treasures!

Start the fall with one of these beautiful Berkshire properties.

It’s perfect!
45 Buxton Hill Road
Williamstown, Mass.

4 Beds/ 2 Baths/1960 Sqft/0.84 Acres
Offered by Listed by Ann Greenwood, 413-441-9631, Alton & Westall Real Estate Agency

It’s perfect! 4 Bedroom, 2 bath home in turnkey condition, right in the center of Williamstown. Gleaming hardwood floors, fireplaced living room, formal dining room and kitchen with custom mahogany countertops, gas cooktop and double wall ovens. Two first-floor bedrooms offer convenience and privacy. Spacious rec room or office on walkout lower level. 2-car garage and fenced yard with delightful in-ground pool. Peaceful park-like setting on just under an acre of land. Riding mower included, as are the beautiful mountain views!
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Fabulous Log Home in a private location on 24 acres
28 Cobb Road
West Stockbridge, Mass.

3 Beds/ 2 Baths/2192 Sqft/24 Acres
Offered by Lori Rose, 413-822-0912, and Randy Thunfors, 413-446-0725, Stone House Properties

Striking log home nestled among 24 acres in a private woodland setting. This custom designed Country Log Home offers a wonderful blend of adirondack charm and easy Berkshire living. With unparalleled craftsmanship the impeccable attention to detail is evident the minute you arrive. The covered front porch spans the width of the house and offers a comfortable place for enjoyment. The interior is an open plan focused on a double-sided fireplace which opens to both the living and dining room. The main suite on the second floor is private and has a wonderful open loft sitting area. For hikers and nature lovers, the property can become your own oasis of hiking trails and nature preserve, hike to the mountaintop to capture scenic views. There is sufficient frontage for additional dwellings.



Four Bedroom Cape in a Lovely Richmond Setting
194 Yokun Road
Richmond, Mass.

4 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 2257 Sqft/ 1.5 Acres
Offered by Lori Rose, 413-822-0912, Stone House Properties

Charming cape in a peaceful quiet setting in the heart of Richmond. With great curb appeal, this house has been recently renovated with a good eye to modern amenities. The kitchen features a center island with granite countertops, a large window out to the beautiful backyard, and easy access to a deck and private stone patio. The living room is spacious and has a wood burning fireplace and french doors which lead out to another deck which runs the length of the house – an enjoyable outdoor entertaining spot. There are four bedrooms including a large first floor primary bedroom suite. Beautiful plantings and mature trees. Super location offering quick access to Richmond Pond for boating and swimming, West Stockbridge for shops and dining, and downtown Lenox. Attached 2-car garage.



Unique home with fabulous sunset views
941 Hartsville New Marlboro Road
New Marlborough, Mass.

3 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 2370 Sqft/ 1.78 Acres
Offered by Maureen White Kirkby, 413-446-5634, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Barnbrook Realty

Unique home with fabulous sunset views. 2 contiguous lots 3.5 acres on ridge providing complete privacy with possibility of family compound or studio on adjacent perked lot. Home has been recently renovated with new kitchen and baths, skylights throughout with oversized windows and doors to allow maximum light and views. First floor Master bedroom of approximately 35 feet. Soaring ceiling to skylights. 20 ft walk in closet. Jacuzzi tub and walk in double width tiled shower with bench. Living room has gas lit stone hearth and floor to ceiling glass doors and skylights to maximize light and views. Downstairs opens to massive wrap around deck with propane connection to barbecue and beautiful hot tub for 6 overlooking views. Full basement can be built out.



Pool Community: Brand new home
Lot 4 Thrushwood Lane
Great Barrington, Mass.

5 Beds/4.5 Baths/ up to 3800 Sqft
Beginning at $689,000
Offered by Maureen White Kirkby, 413-446-5634, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Barnbrook Realty

Pool Community: Brand new home. Open plan living with first floor master, fireplace, screened porch, high ceilings, two-car garage, community pool. HOA covers all lawn maintenance, plowing, shoveling up to the front door. Quality New Construction. This price cannot be matched. 90 Days to move into your beautiful new home. Photos are from a similar home with the same floor plan in the community, with upgrades. Build your dream home on one of the other beautiful lots. Single level with 2100 square feet or as large as 3800 square feet. 3-5 bedrooms with prices beginning at $689,000.



Gracious living nestled into nature
18 Hilltop Road
Egremont, Mass.

5 Beds/3 Beds/2845 Sqft / 4.69 Acres
Offered by Julie Lewit, 917-596-3773, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Barnbrook Realty

Embrace the serene beauty of gracious living in this 5-bedroom mountainside home nestled into Nature, with state reserve lands on 3 sides and native plantings blooming from early spring through fall. This one-of-a-kind secluded, yet very accessible, contemporary home combines the wood-paneled warmth and charm with the comfort of modern conveniences; sauna, Tesla charger and energy efficient heating /cooling. It includes a beautiful waterfall/pond right off the back deck and a stone path leading to a third sitting area perfect for a firepit. The house is within miles of skiing, multiple state parks and Appalachian Trail hiking. All in welcoming, low tax Egremont, just 12 minutes to Great Barrington shopping and entertainment. NOTE: ZILLOW/TRULIA HAS WRONG TAX INFO. IT IS $3,054/YR (2020)



Family compound or business opportunity…your choice.
36-38 North Street
Great Barrington, Mass.

7 Beds/5 Baths/ 2637 Sqft / 0.96 Acres
Offered by Julie Lewit, 917-596-3773, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Barnbrook Realty

Family compound or business opportunity…your choice. This 5-building property is nestled on .95 acres in a cul-de-sac with river frontage/view just minutes from downtown Great Barrington. The four dwellings collection consists of a recently renovated 3-bedroom ranch, three 1-2 bedroom cottages and a two-car garage. All but the garage are currently rented, one fully furnished. All buildings have separate electric, oil heat and hot water. Newer roofs. This rare property could be the answer for a large family who want to be close together but not on top of each other. Or for a contractor to build more cottages.



The Birches
Egremont, Mass.

5 Beds/4 Baths/6000 Sqft/2020 Acres
Offered by Mary Jane White, 413-429-7611, Cohen+White Associates

Welcome to your new oasis in the Berkshires in time to spend the unforgettable summer of 2020. This magical family compound has all the modern amenities a buyer wants to live, play, relax, and work from, surrounded by twenty plus acres of privacy and far-reaching views in all directions. Architecturally redesigned and renovated using the finest materials this stunning contemporary has big open common areas for gathering, first-floor master en suite, guest bedrooms en suite, and a private two-bedroom guest quarters with kitchenette, all offering plenty of space for a large crowd or intimacy for a few. Just arrive with your suitcase and enjoy all this impeccably maintained estate has to offer; beautiful gunite heated pool with waterfall surrounded by an expansive stone patio with pool house complete with dining/playroom, kitchenette, bathroom and laundry, organic vegetable gardens and orchards, custom-crafted wine room, an in-home gym with equipment, high-speed fiber optic, a private playground and fort for the young and young at heart and terracing in every direction to dine, relax and take in all this beautiful home has to offer convenient to all things “Berkshire”. (Photo by Michael Lavin Flower)



Hear nothing but the birds!
50 Holiday Hills
Lenox, Mass.

2 Beds/ 2 Baths/ 1161 sqft/ 2.5 Acres
Offered by Mary Jo Piretti 413-637-1696, Piretti Real Estate

If back to nature is what you’re looking for, this is the perfect Berkshire retreat! Abutting Kennedy Park and set at the end of the private Holiday Hills Road on 2.5 acres, you have total peace and quiet, yet minutes away from all the cultural activities as well as our Audubon Sanctuary and beautiful Kennedy Park, with miles of hiking and cross-country trails! 2 BR, 2 bath and an open living/dining/kitchen with fieldstone fireplace, fabulous screened porch to snooze away the days plus a wrap-around deck. Enjoy the Berkshires and hear nothing but the birds!



A Hudson River beauty
66 Riverview Street
Stuyvesant, N.Y.

4 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 3388 Sqft/ 1.8 Acres
Offered by Lisa Bouchard Hoe, 413-329-1162, The Kinderhook Group Real Estate

An iconic 1838 beauty in a park-like private setting on the banks of the Hudson River. One of the prettiest homes on the riverfront, with deep historic roots in the Hudson Valley. Built in 1838 by a successful entrepreneur in an unusual and stunning brick Italianate style, with tall arched windows, balconies from the upstairs bedrooms, and a slate roof. The home sits on 1.8 groomed acres, with a straight view across the tracks to the River. The interior rooms have high ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, wideboard floors, custom cabinetry, and intricate moldings still intact. The spacious side deck looks over the manicured gardens with a nice view to the water. The back patio offers a peaceful and quiet retreat. In the same family for the past 35 years, the home was completely and lovingly restored by the current owners, and is now awaiting her next chapter!




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Ideally situated in the heart of downtown Stockbridge, and move-in ready

Elle Villetto and Jared Kelly of William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty offer an 1860 colonial home, stylishly updated and move-in ready. See it now and be in before the summer!

A minimalist condo with maximum light

We often referred to this project as the “house of glass” because there is glass everywhere.

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