Contemporary home, set privately on over 13 acres just off Lake Buel Rd. Built in 1987, this property blends seamlessly with its surroundings; Kitchen is galley style yet open to the dining area, allowing the cooking and prepping of food to be done with conversation and warmth of the fire. Sunken living room also has a large fireplace, vaulted ceilings and wonderful light. Tucked at the other end of the house is the den with sliders out to the large private deck. The second floor of the den, where you can really see the octagonal lines of the design, is a private bright space for either home office, meditation…A hall bath finishes off the first floor. Master suite on the second floor has a steam shower and a tub with a view of the woods. A guest room with en suite bath shares the second floor.
What’s the most compelling thing about this property?
The sense of privacy yet less than 10 minutes to Great Barrington proper.
For whom is this house perfect?
Anyone looking for good light, privacy, and easy proximity to so many Berkshire towns and attractions.
What’s the most fun thing to do within five miles of this house?
Ski Butternut and the Appalachian Trail are both within five miles of the house. It’s also close to the Lake Buel boat launch.
If this house could talk, what secret would it tell about its history?
The wilderness unfolds each season, always bringing life around the house.