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Lenox In-Town 3-Bedroom Residence with Six-Bay Garage
11 Tucker Street
Lenox, Mass

3 Beds/1.5 Baths/1556 Sqft/0.25 Acres
Offered by Susan Calkins, 413-441-3796, Stone House Properties

Located in the center of Lenox, a two minute walk to the nearest restaurants, shops and a short drive to Tanglewood. 3-bedroom Colonial, tastefully updated inside and out. Large yard and patio space, a raised garden bed, front and rear covered and open porches. The 6-car garage holds many opportunities for studio space, added income, workshop and more. A unique opportunity to live in-town Lenox and and enjoy all it has to offer just steps from your front door. There’s still time to get in for the holidays!



Canyon Ranch Penthouse!
165 Kemble Street, #19
Lenox, Mass.

3 Beds/3.5 Baths/2575 Sqft
Offered by Leslie Chelsoff, 917-838-5357, and Herb Butzke, 413-489-0107, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty

Canyon Ranch Penthouse available! Enjoy the ultimate luxury of the wellness lifestyle in this residence at Canyon Ranch, Lenox, one of the nation’s premier spas. One of only two penthouses, it features three bedrooms and three and a half baths, spacious great room, kitchen, two fireplaces, private patio. Mandatory annual resort membership affords access to its unparalleled facilities, close to the cultural, culinary, and outdoor amenities in the Berkshires.



Beautiful Ranch-style Home Minutes from Great Barrington
522 Rote Hill Road
Sheffield, Mass.

3 Beds/3 Baths/2534 Sqft/1.8 Acres
Offered by Leslie Chelsoff, 917-838-5357, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty

Beautiful Ranch-style home minutes from Great Barrington. Almost two acres at the top of a country road affording complete privacy to enjoy the gorgeous backyard from the large wood deck and screened porch. Relax and entertain around the heated gunite pool, with generous seating areas (perimeter of backyard completely enclosed by wildlife fencing). Enjoy the open floor plan, dining room and kitchen flow into a cozy family room, with large windows and wood burning fireplace. Hallway to three bedrooms, including hall full bath and en-suite master bath. Downstairs, a spacious finished family room with many windows, walk-out sliding door, custom bar, full bath/laundry room, bonus room and storage space.



Rare Mid-Century Lakefront Masterpiece
75 Sharon Road
Lakeville, Conn.

5 Beds/6 Baths/4199 Sqft/3.03 Acres
Offered by Elyse Harney Morris, 860-318-5126, and Thomas Callahan, 860-671-9901, Elyse Harney Real Estate

Unparalleled western water views and the surrounding hills from nearly every room in this mid-century shingle masterpiece. This home is situated on 3.03 acres with 219’ of direct waterfront on Lake Wononskopomuc. Rolling and expansive lawns dotted with mature landscaping and stone walls offers a perfect escape to relax and unwind. Graciously proportioned rooms for entertaining along with an intimate feel make this home so special. Walk out the lower level with lounge bar and salon room to your bluestone terrace overlooking the lake and private dock. A very significant home in close proximity to all of the amenities of the village of Lakeville.



Completely Renovated 2016 Post and Beam
197 Great Barrington Road
West Stockbridge, Mass.

3 Beds/2 /baths/2400 Sqft /3.09 Acres
Offered by Suzann Ward, 413-329-3031, Berkshire Hathaway HomeService Barnbrook Realty

Completely renovated 2016 Post and beam custom built contemporary home on 3 acres. The architectural woodwork has been finished in a mixture of cherry, walnut and white oak. The kitchen cabinets are made out of hand picked cherry and maple with granite counters. The bathroom and kitchen have been completed with Italian porcelain tile. Ceilings are 9-10 ft in this open floor plan with floating kitchen ceiling. Many details not to be missed. Additional loft and separate office gives Plenty of space to work from home with high speed internet. Wide doorways for handicap access.



Generous Home with Spectacular Mountain Views and Complete Privacy!
96 West Center Road
West Stockbridge, Mass.

7 Beds/2 Baths/2472 Sqft/4.22 Acres
Offered by Thom Garvey, 508-371-8219, William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty

Nestled between the hills of West Stockbridge on 4+ peaceful acres, this comfortable home with 7 bedrooms and a finished basement offers plenty of space for friends. After a meal in the cozy dining room with fireplace, gather in your generously sized living room with deck access and then relax in your hot tub at the end of the day. Step outside to your expansive open yard perfect for entertaining and all kinds of activities and enjoy impressive distant views of the hills all around. Stroll throughout the grounds with its own seasonal brook/pond, Koi pond and ornamental trees. Store all of your toys in the oversized convenient in and out garage with doors on two sides for easy access. Minutes to downtown West Stockbridge and all of the best of the Berkshires, this home is a true find.


Gambrel Colonial on 5 Acres
Stockbridge, Mass.

3 Beds/2 Baths/2412 Sqft/5.04 Acres
Offered by Brandon White, 413-429-1975, and Nancy Kalodner, 413-446-111, Cohen+White Associates

This circa 1930’s colonial w/classic gambrel roof located on one of the most picturesque roads in the Berkshires is just minutes from Main Street in Stockbridge, the Stockbridge Bowl beachfront and Tanglewood just down the road. The addition of a Great Room where all can gather with direct access to a vaulted ceiling dining area overlooking the fabulous acreage with a mountain view makes this a most welcoming home. Wonderful spacious decking is the perfect spot to enjoy the privacy and magnificent mature trees and landscaping with a backdrop of rolling hills. Formal living and dining rooms, spacious eat-in country kitchen, three bedrooms, and two full baths with lovely pastoral vistas from all, offer you the opportunity to enjoy living in a most comfortable home in a fantastic Berkshire location!



Serenity with Pastoral Views
Sandisfield, Mass.

4 Beds/3 Baths/1872 Sqft/10.04 Acres
Offered by Brandon White, 413-429-1975, and Cortney Dupont, 413-429-5000, Cohen+White Associates

Beautiful property with serenity and pastoral views! Great location with a short drive to Lake Garfield and York Lake! Open common spaces washed with natural light, hickory wood flooring, Italian tile, gas fireplace, three bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, oversized garage and lower level with potential for bonus space. Trails to walk the property, deck to watch the sunsets and surrounded by fields and woods for privacy. Brand new to the market!


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, and Victor Mendolia, 518-653-1941, The Kinderhook Group Real Estate

This is the first in a list of three classic homes presented by The Kinderhook Group, all in the same neighborhood in Stuyvesant, N.Y. and all with views of the Hudson River.

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!



Rooms with a View!
15 Church Street
Stuyvesant, N.Y.

4 Beds/2.5 Beds/3440 Sqft/ 1.1 Acres
Offered by Christine Jones, 646-256-4797, and Paul Barrett, 518-755-3296, The Kinderhook Group Real Estate

This is the second in a list of three classic homes presented by The Kinderhook Group, all in the same neighborhood in Stuyvesant, N.Y. and all with views of the Hudson River.

Stately and elegant 1860 Greek Revival, sited high on a bluff overlooking the Hudson, boasts stunning river views in a park-like setting! Gracious ground floor rooms with arched doorways, floor-to-ceiling windows, pocket doors and hardwood floors flowing one to the other. First floor includes Living Room, Dining Room, Parlor, Library/Office and a Half Bath. Large Kitchen has double islands, ample storage/counter space and dining nook with river views. High-end appliances include a professional Range. Upstairs are 4 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, Laundry Room, and a Study. The Primary Suite features an ensuite bath and a room-sized California Closet dressing room. Outside, view the amazing sunsets overlooking the Hudson from either the large charming front porch or from the bluestone terrace. Landscape designed by a noted landscape architect offers many ornamental trees and a host of seasonal and perennial flowerbeds with the river as a backdrop, Convenient to Hudson’s bustling downtown and AmTrak.



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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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