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Brand new screened in porch. Beautifully furnished, private country home in protected (Nature Conservancy) Berkshire woods amidst towering Pines and hemlocks! Appalachian Trail, swimming, skiing, Sheffield and Great Barrington all 15 minutes away. Tanglewood - 30 minute drive. Enjoy your own flower gardens. Large deck, mountains views, wonderful neighborhood walks and many amenities ensure a relaxing, and luxurious environment for your special vacation. Antique furnishing and fixtures throughout.
The Master and Companion Bedrooms are very nice, woodland views and well appointed.
The Southwest Sleeping Room is the television room and has a door that closes for privacy and quiet,, its own thermostat and best woodland views as it opens onto the screened in porch.
The Carribean Room is a ground level floor with television, full bath and double and single futons. Separate zone heat...moreless
Upstairs bath has full bath with tub, sink, nicely paitned
Main floor has toilet with sink, small storage, nicely painted
Lower floor has full bath with shower and sink, painted...moreless
1 king, 1 queen, 2 doubles, 1 single as above. Internet, disposal, blender, juicer, bread machine; telescope, large deck, mountain bike, flower gardens, hammock, picnic tables & chairs; over 50 DVD/VCR movies, over 200 music CDs of all genres of music. ...moreless
Audio Tape Player
Nice libraries. Upstairs is literature, nature, local hikes, biking, boating, etc. Downstairs is adventure and detective...moreless
(2) East side has sundeck off living room and office area overlooking perennial gardens.
West side deck off screen porch has adirondek chairs, other chairs, seats up to eight very comfortably....moreless
Several public and private courses within 20 minutes by car. ...moreless
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$195
Summer Special - Book and Pay before April 30 - one week or more
$1,750 per week
$6,450 for four consecutive weeks
$8,500 for month of August through Labor Day
$15,500 Summer Season June - Labor Day
Winter (January - April): $ 995 per Weekend for Four/$1095 for Six
$1500 per week
Preference given for month long summer - some discounts available
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Sunrise Cafe, Stagecoach Inn, Many within 15 mins.
Catamount, Butternut --15 Minutes
Great Barrington, Salisbury
Hiking, biking, swimming, walking, picnics, Tanglewood, Shakespeare and Company, Berkshire Choral Festival, Hancock Shaker Village, Sheffield Historical Society, various music performances, summer stock plays, cultural events, movies, fine dining, antiquing, camping, excellent cross country & downhill skiing, historical sites, galleries, museums, pottery, glass, and much, much more! New screen dining porch facing mountains and sunset!.
Other Activities: Tanglewood, many theatres, artists, cultural communities
Ski: Butternut and Catamount Ski Areas 15-20 Mins.
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: This will be our retirement home. Tom is a consultant to health care and charitable organizations. Karen is an attorney working with employment and discrimination cases. Lola, our field spaniel is a wonderful ten year old! We live in Boston and enjoy the Berkshires as well as international travel with volunteer choir called Sharing A New Song.
Why the Owner Chose Sheffield: We bought this place because the Berkshires is an incredible wealth of culture, BSO, Tanglewood, Theaters, Museums, Spas, Recreation, All Seasons, etc. We also have good friends in the area and love cultural events, the out-of-doors and the Berkshire community.
The Unique Benefits at this Guest House: Quiet, nature setting with lovely scenery, art and other amenities. Private and still within 15-20 minutes of conveniences. Very nice back porch with mountain views, perennial gardens, close to many outdoor and cultural activities! Cherry floors, tiled kitchen and baths, designer lighting, international travel pictures and New England decor. Very comfortable home for escape from the City! Allows dogs!