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Homes for Wonderful Winter Gatherings!

As holidays approach, what's better than a selection of homes where family and friends would be happy to gather?

Hawk Hill, Goshen ☆ A Benson Post & Beam Home of Distinction
74 North Goshen Road
Goshen, Conn.

4 Beds/4.5 Baths/3269 sqft/ 43.44 Acres
Offered by Dave Taylor, 860-824-4384, and Elyse Harney Morris, (860) 318-5126, of Elyse Harney Real Estate

A one of a kind home nestled high in the Litchfield hills, designed by the acknowledged master of Timberframe construction, Tedd Benson. This 4 bedroom, 4 full bath home is privately sited on 43 private acres. Classic western views, a setting where the Hawks are your closest neighbors, a lower pasture with a 4 stall Barn, and access to miles of trails on State Forest and watershed land.
Bensonwood homes are built to a standard all their own, and the evidence is there throughout. Massive posts, curved beams, soaring ceilings, walls of windows, stonework from genuine craftsmen, and the highest end finishes – the quality is exceptional and tremendously energy efficient.
There is versatility in the floor plan, with the finished lower level and the separate apartment offering any number of uses. The texture of the natural materials along with the private setting evokes a sense of peace and solitude to enjoy in all seasons.



Hudson Valley Estate
1172 NY Rt 66 Rd
Ghent, N.Y.

Beds/3 Baths/7,076 sqft/ 116 Acres
Offered by Nikki Carchedi, 413-822-0200, Stone House Properties

A chance to own an exquisite Federal Colonial with charming eyebrow guest house and gorgeous antique barn. On over 100 acres and only 6 miles to Hudson. Property filled with mature perennial gardens, beautiful stone and brick patios, and an abundance of wildlife. The house flooded with natural light and with gleaming wood floors. Cook for family and friends in a state of the art chef’s kitchen with glass surrounded breakfast nook. Enjoy your coffee in the year round sunroom or curl up with your favorite book in front of one of the many wood burning fireplaces. The master suite: an oasis complete with fireplace, light filled sitting area and master bath with large soaking tub. Other features include: media room, wine cellar, home gym, office and craft room.



Classic Federal Colonial
21 Summit Rd
Richmond, Mass.

5 Beds/ 3 Baths/3348 sqft/ 3.7 Acres
Offered by Mandy Victor, 413-446-6724, and Scott Sawyer, 413-841-1288, Stone House Properties

CLASSIC FEDERAL COLONIAL Beautifully appointed with 10 rooms, 5 bedrooms. 3 full baths, 2 wood burning fireplaces gracing two living room spaces, and a large open country kitchen filled with sunlight. Tastefully decorated with a pallet of soft natural tones. This home is sited on 3.7 acres and only 15 minutes to Tanglewood. The mechanical systems have been updated in this gem of a property. The large barn/garage offers parking for 3 vehicles. Walk through the white picket fence to your new, ready to move-in home.



Black Diamond Condominium at Jiminy Peak
9341 Mountainside Drive
Hancock, Mass.

4 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 2197 sqft/ 0 Acres
Offered by Victoria Ross, 413-822-5363, Stone House Properties

Ski-in and out with ease from this bright and sunny end unit townhome-style condominium. Tranquil southern exposure and sunsets from the wrap-around deck. Sited at one of the uppermost and highly sought locations (Black Diamond) within the Mountainside development. Views from every window and one-of-a-kind floor plan that includes an open main floor w/ great room, wood burning fireplace, dining area and lovely renovated and open kitchen, full bath, and mudroom. Upstairs is a private master suite w/ renovated bath, vaulted ceiling, and front facing palladium windows. The lower level offers 3 more bedrooms a 3rd full bath, and walkout to lower level deck. Comfortably sleeps 10 w/ great rental history, closets galore, 4 parking spots. Short drive to Williams College, The Clark and MASS MoCA.



11+ Acres Of Privacy On A Lovely Country Lane Minutes To Great Barrington
2 Bridalpath Lane
Great Barrington, Mass.

4 Beds/ 3.5 Baths/ 3,364 sqft/ 11.24 Acres
Offered by Thom Garvey, 508-371-8219, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Real Estate

The winding driveway takes you to this perfectly sited, tucked away home on 11+ acres of peace and privacy while only minutes to downtown Great Barrington. The large cleared yard allows for a sun-filled home and lots of outdoor entertaining. Built in 2004, this generous home is fully up to date, giving you many years of worry-free living. Hardwood floors, high ceilings and a spacious layout make it the perfect family home, or a fantastic getaway with 4 large bedrooms and 4 baths, all with extra large windows. Contemporary and traditional styling come together beautifully with vast open kitchen and family room, along with the formal dining room, living room and front entrance hall. This wonderful home also includes 2 master bedrooms, both with en suite baths, a screened porch, an oversized two-car garage and a bonus room for additional use.



Have It All! Pristine, Open, Airy, Spacious Home In A Great Community With Pool, Tennis Court On 4+ Acres
80 Harrington Road
Otis, Mass.

4 Beds/3 Baths/2184 sqft/ 4.42 Acres
Offered by Thom Garvey, 508-371-8219, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Real Estate

COMPETITIVELY PRICED! Get in now! Enjoy 2020 in the Berkshires in this clean, warm and inviting open plan home on 4+ wooded and cleared acres, offering plenty of room and privacy for owners and their guests. A short stroll to your community pool, tennis court and walking distance to Otis town center, Otis Ski Ridge and the new Grouse House restaurant. Minutes to gorgeous lakes: Otis Reservoir, the largest recreational lake in Mass. and Big Pond, Otis’s other large lake with private beach for town residents. 10 min to Jacobs Pillow. 20 minutes to Lee and Great Barrington. Otis town-wide High Speed Fiber Optic will be completed by the end of 2019. Harrington Woods is a welcoming and well-run community with only 23 homes on large lots, which creates a private country setting for all residents. Schedule a showing!



Stunning architectural masterpiece with truly breathtaking panorama
148 Stone Hill Road
Williamstown, Mass.

4 Beds/5 Baths/ 4300 sqft/ 13.28 Acres
Offered by Maureen M. Dietze, 413-822,4841, Alton & Westall Agency

Perfectly sited at the crest of its thirteen acre property, this stunning architectural masterpiece evokes thoughts of a serene refuge from the harried pace of everyday life. A truly breathtaking panorama unfolds before you as you approach, and you are immersed in peaceful quietude and utter privacy. Reminiscent of both old world grace and an agrarian past, and in homage to the New England add-on tradition, with its granite wing off its cupola-topped host, the residence invites you to slow down and indulge in the view. Light-filled and airy, the great room provides a soothing, restful ambiance and yet, as open to the kitchen, the opportunity for gatherings both intimate and grand. The serious cook’s kitchen with center island and large butler’s pantry is ideally suited for entertaining.



Stunning contemporary. Berkshire Perfect!
West Stockbridge, Mass.

4 Beds/ 5 Baths/ 3792 sqft/ 9.01 Acres
Offered by Mary Jane White, 413-429-7611, Cohen+White Associates

Take the opportunity to own this stunning Contemporary with incredible living/entertaining spaces both inside and out overlooking a private pond surrounded by beautiful gardens and mature landscaping. Luxurious first-floor master bedroom en suite with three additional guest bedrooms en suites accommodate a few or many. Impeccably maintained and move in ready with the acreage/frontage for another potential building site…BERKSHIRE PERFECT!



Richmond Timber Frame with Stunning Views
530 Osceola Road
Richmond, Mass.

3 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 2886 sqft/ 24+ Acres
Offered by Joe Furgal, 413-496-0378, and Douglas Goudey, 413-329-0350, Wheeler & Taylor Realty Company, Inc.

Beautiful timber frame home with extensive outbuildings, acreage, privacy and views galore! This open-plan home has 2 custom-built outbuildings w/parking for 7 vehicles. The buildings are located about 800 feet off a quiet country road nestled on 24 acres and perched on the western side of Lenox Mountain. Open floor plan incorporates LR, dining & kitchen into a large space containing a 2-story fieldstone fireplace with cathedral ceilings. Vermont Castings woodstove radiates warmth into open kitchen and dining area. House contains 1 BR on 1st floor w/en suite bath. 2nd floor contains master BR w/French doors opening to private deck, fireplace, cathedral ceilings and large bath. 2nd floor also contains a 3rd BR w/private en suite bath, open seating area or office space, plus a hidden washer and dryer. Outdoor living areas w/open front porch, which has a large seating area & circular dining space. Large deck and screened porch off rear overlooking the Berkshire Hills through a canopy of mature trees. Property also contains a barn, which has parking for 4 vehicles, plus numerous storage areas. A second outbuilding has parking for 3 additional vehicles. Both buildings contain electricity and the barn also has water supplied to it. The property includes approximately 24+ acres and more than 700 feet of frontage on Osceola Road.



A Perfect Family Home for a Winter Gathering
58 Hollenbeck Avenue
Great Barrington, Mass.

4 Beds/ 3 Baths/ 3500 sqft
Offered by Maureen Kirkby, 413-446-5634, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Barnbrook Realty

A Light-Filled Family Home that’s perfect for a winter gathering of friends and family. On The Hill. Within walking distance of Lake Mansfield and downtown restaurants, shops, and movies. A dream kitchen with marble, Viking, Wolf, Subzero appliances, a solid brass sink, wine cooler, freezer drawers, pot filler and so much more. Room for kids to play inside and out. Plaster walls, 5 fireplaces, sunroom, eat-in kitchen, formal dining, office, four bedrooms, large family/game/media room and more. Beautiful back yard with room fir a pool, to throw a ball, a stone patio for grilling and family parties, mature gardens and a beautiful glass conservatory or greenhouse. This is a truly unique and beautiful home with the best of everything.




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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!

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