The Modern Mill at Cable Mills are new, contemporary Loft style homes built along the Green River, within walking distance of Williamstown’s restaurants, cafes, theatres, and cultural attractions. The Modern Mill Lofts respond to their natural surroundings – river, meadow, and woods. Expansive windows provide curated views of the mountains and river that surround the homes, high ceilings flood the living room with natural light, and outdoor patios are recessed into the building footprint for privacy. Thoughtfully chosen finishes and energy efficient appliances have been selected for a custom design. Modern Mill Lofts offer frameless gas fireplaces, oversized kitchen islands, Quartz countertops, polished concrete floors, floor to ceiling custom cabinetry, stylish kitchen backsplash and bathroom tile, abundant recessed lights, walk in closets, rain shower fixtures, tankless water heaters, composite decking and private carport parking. Whether enjoying the view from your own living room, taking a walk along the Green River, or entertaining friends by the fireplace, the Modern Mill Loft design is adapted for the modern Berkshire lifestyle.
What’s the most compelling thing about this property?
Here is a rare find: Maintenance-free new construction in the heart of Williamstown that feels private but is also part of the Williamstown community. And Modern Mill offers large sunny windows, high ceilings and the clean lines of Contemporary design with flowing rooms that create a perfect gathering place for family and friends, also hard to find in New England homes, particularly in downtown locations.
For whom is this house perfect?
The Modern Mill is perfect for anyone who appreciates contemporary design, embraces nature and wants both these features to be a part of their home. The floor plans of Modern Mill Lofts offer ample storage, easy flow, and individual spaces that are good for work, social gathering and privacy. Your own exterior patio allows you to open your door and listen to the sounds of the flowing Green River, And, if you keep an eye out, you will see blue herons perched on the cascading river rocks.
What’s the fun thing to do within five miles of this house?
Simply cross the road and you are at one of the best collegiate golf courses in the country. Walk out your back door and you are on the banks of the Green River. Hiking trails, snowshoeing, fly fishing are just a few of the nearby outdoor activities. The reknowned Williamstown Theater Festival, The Clark, Mass MoCA and Williams College Museum of Art, all in the area, make for a vibrant arts community. And you can find Just about every type of food within less than a mile.
If this house could talk, what secret would it tell about its history?
The Modern Mill sits upon the nine-acre Cable Mills site in the heart of Williamstown Mass., that is steeped in rich local and regional history. Here you will find historic mill buildings –a wire and cable factory dating back to the post-Civil War – that have now been adapted for modern use.. Nestled among the purple mountains along the banks of the Green River, the Modern Mill is the newest chapter in a classic Berkshire story of adaptive reuse and resiliency through a careful balance of preservation and change.