House with lake access on “The Hill” in Great Barrington

ON “THE HILL”, HOUSE WITH LAKE ACCESS WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE TO GREAT BARRINGTON TOWN CENTRE. Swim, boat, fish from your sunny lawn. 4500 sq ft home beautifully remodeled in 2017. A like new “smart home ready” with 5 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, gorgeous quartz kitchen with pantry, breakfast bar, great room open dining room with cathedral ceilings and a charming window seat. First floor master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and walk-in closet, living room with fireplace, sparkling wood floors, beautifully appointed master suite, screened porch, cubby room entrance, lots of storage, beautiful light throughout, two bathrooms family rooms, all bathrooms have marble counters, fabulous laundry room, Sonos sound system, smart thermostats, radiant heated floors. “Don’t judge a book by its cover”; this has an intentionally modest facade but a “wow factor” interior.

What is the most compelling thing about this property?

The perfect combination of well-planned living space and location, location, location. This house was built – then renovated – for comfortable and convenient living. With Lake Mansfield almost on your doorstep and Great Barrington town center just down the road.

Who is this house perfect for?

With five bedrooms, six bathrooms, and two family rooms, this home can absorb a lot of people while still being cozy and intimate. It’s perfect either for a family or for people who like to entertain friends and family. Also perfect for the buyer who wants the convenience of a new home ready to move into.

What’s the funniest thing to do within five miles of this house?

You have town and country here. Great Barrington town center is a short walk away with restaurants, performing arts centers, shopping, dining and vibrant street life year round. Lake Mansfield, just at the end of your lawn, offers swimming, boating and fishing. And you’re minutes from skiing at Ski Butternut in the winter, Tanglewood in Lenox in the summer, and all the Berkshires have to offer.

If this house could talk, what secret would it reveal about its history?

This house would tell you that its owners renovated it only five years ago with quality and modern comfort in mind, while trying to keep the house clean, simple and not ostentatious. They managed to create a house where a lot of happiness was shared.