Great Barrington House Rental Photos and Description
4 Bedrooms, 2.5 bath, & a pool. Near downtown Great Barrington, Kids friendly.
Sweet cozy house with plenty of room for large groups coming to enjoy the treasures of the Berkshires. Nestled behind Monument Mountain in Great Barrington. 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, a spacious kitchen, living room, TV room, game room with pool/Ping-Pong table & two cars garage. Located within a neighborhood friendly to children.
During the summer it is wonderful to swim in the large pool (18' x 33' feet) and relax with a glass of wine on the big deck surrounding the pool or the porch attached to the living room. The gardens and the goldfish pond offer many areas where you can relax, and hang out. During the winter, guest can enjoy the natural heat of a powerful pellet stove that heats up the whole house (in addition to central oil heat). Short drive to Tanglewood, Kripalu Yoga Center, Jacobs Pillow, Shakespeare & Co. etc. 5-7 minute drive to downtown Great Barrington which is home to many delightful restaurants, shops, galleries, and theatre venues. Nearby Butternut Ski and Catamount Ski, as well as, golf and spa resorts. Short drive to Lake Mansfield, and the larger Stockbridge Bowl Lake. Both are summer favorites for swimming (life guard on site), kayaking, picnicking, fishing, hiking & biking. Green River fishing location is close-by.
The property is located near a beautiful part of the Housatonic River. It is always a delight to take a walk (or bike) along the river towards Berkshire Mountain bakery which is always open and offers a wide array of delicious non-yeast baked goods. During summer there are many activities & events every day in the Berkshires suitable to all ages. Guests also like to visit our Farmers Market in downtown on Saturday mornings, or to hear a concert on the town green (Fridays & Saturdays). Owners supply a comprehensive guide to all the local attractions, including a guide to kid's friendly activities and attractions.
The house has two floors. The upper floor has a living room with two reclining sofas, a TV and entertainment center and an attached large porch with a gas grill. An open floor design leads you from the living room to a fully equipped kitchen & dining area and a multi purpose room, which can be used as an additional bedroom. Down the hall are three bedrooms: the Master bedroom with walk-in closets & queen size bed, and an attached full bathroom. Second bedroom has a full size bed and third bedroom has two twin beds. These two bedrooms share a separate full bathroom and each bedroom houses a closet. The lower level has a large living room with a 40” TV, a queen size sleeper sofa, a Pool/Ping-Pong table and a half bathroom. A separate bedroom with queen size Murphy bed. This floor also houses a warm pellet stove for the winter which nicely supplements oil based central heat throughout the house. Other half of downstairs area houses a 2 car garage and the driveway outside can accommodate 2-4 additional cars.
- pets not allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
We raised our children in this house. Now that they have grown, we moved out and decided to convert it into a vacation rental.
This property have brought a lot of joy to our family. The neighborhood is very friendly to families with children.
The pool, backyard, and gardens are a delight.
The property is located in a small neighborhood, near the best attractions of the Berkshires. During the summer you can enjoy the pool, take a walk along the Housatonic river, or bike along the flat roads nearby.