Great Barrington House Rental Photos and Description
3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 8
Exceptional house and outstanding location. Set on 2 secluded acres in Alford MA, off a private lane, yet close to everything. This beautifully furnished, contemporary home sits on a wooded knoll with sweeping views of meadow, mountains and forest from every window. The house is lit all day by large windows, skylights and French doors opening onto 3 wood decks. Enter to a large, stone floored foyer leading to the airy Living Room with cathedral ceiling and skylight. French doors open to a deck and lovely view of old growth forest. There is a huge and open kitchen/dining/ living area with Great Room featuring hardwood floors, a wood burning stove and French doors leading to a screened in porch facing west and providing incredible views of the sunset in bug-free comfort. The Weber gas grill is right on the deck. The kitchen is fully equipped and has tons of counter and storage space and a large island. The layout of this home is perfect for entertaining friends and family. The bedrooms in the house are comfortably separated from common spaces and are luxuriously appointed and the MBR also has its own private deck. All rooms are large, airy and inviting. Flat panel TV with DirectTV service, DVD player and WiSpring wireless internet included.
Just 10 minutes from the center of Great Barrington, a charming Berkshires town with many excellent restaurants, antique shops and boutiques, the classic Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, triplex movie theater, music venues, the Berkshire Co-Op Market, Guido’s gourmet, Big-Y grocery store, CVS, and more. Fifteen minutes to skiing at Butternut and Catamount. Dozens of hiking opportunities in the area, plus winery and orchards. 25 minutes to Stockbridge, 30 minutes to Tanglewood and Lenox. Swimming at Lake Mansfield 10 minutes away, or 40 minutes to Lake York in Sandisfield State Park. A few minutes’ drive to the public golf course at Egremont Country Club
Fieldstone FOYER opens onto a large, designer LIVING ROOM with cathedral ceiling, elegant leather seating and oriental rug, with gorgeous scenery through large windows and French doors opening onto the rear deck. Curl up with a book from the LOFT area library or relax with your favorite music.
Main floor MASTER BEDROOM and FULL BATH furnished with queen bed and bonus day bed. French doors opening to a lovely outdoor deck facing the woods, with a wrought iron bistro table and chairs perfect for breakfast. SECOND BEDROOM on the main floor features bay window and door with its own deck, with a stunning view of Monument Mountain across a green open pasture. Private THIRD BEDROOM features 2 twin beds, extra roll-away bed and a second television. Beautiful SECOND FULL BATH with updated fixtures is convenient to both bedrooms, the great room, kitchen and living room.
Lovely, bright, fully-equipped KITCHEN features premium range, dishwasher, refrigerator, coffee grinder and maker, microwave and toaster oven. Loads of storage and workspace, including a large center island with counter seating for 2 and walk-in pantry. Adjoining GREAT ROOM with dining table for 6, comfortable sofa, loveseat, large flatscreen TV and woodstove. Floor-to-ceiling windows and French doors onto the SCREENED PORCH with second dining table for 6, love seat, Weber gas grill and access to the deck. This is the perfect place to eat a summer meal or have a glass of wine and enjoy the magnificent view of Monument Mountain as the sun sets.
Large LAUNDRY ROOM is conveniently located on the main level. Plenty of parking for residents and guests in the TWO-CAR GARAGE and large turn-around driveway.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed