Pond, Orchard. Nr Tanglewood, Gt. Barrington. Air Conditioned.(1 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths. Sleeps 7
Built in the 1930s, with beams and siding from a colonial-era barn. Perched on a hillside, with gorgeous views of the distant hills across the valley. Just across the road from Steadman Pond, which is open to tenants, and named for the local craftsman who built the house.
5 bedrooms, 3 baths (2 with marble & glass shower), high-ceiling living/dining room, large fireplace, picture windows. Fully equipped kitchen (stainless steel appliances, marble counters). Stocked linen closet, cleaning supplies; washer/dryer. Wi-fi and satellite TV.
Near Lenox (Tanglewood), Great Barrington and Stockbridge. Seven miles south of Lee (Mass Pike exit 2), midway between Tyringham and Monterey. New York is 150 miles, Boston 125 miles. Close by are Tanglewood (Boston Symphony), Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Williamstown Theater Festival, many museums, historical sites, fine dining and other cultural spots. See also http://berkshires.org/business_category/what-to-do/
Minimum rental period is one month.
Keywords: Hillside view, on Tyringham/Monterey town line. Colonial-era barn beams and picture windows. Wi-fi & TV. Fully equipped kitchen and linen closet. Air conditioned.
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Member since: 2012
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 7
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
- Queen size Beds (4), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- 3 baths: Two with showers (marble and glass enclosed); one with tub.
- Situated on 25 acres, surrounded by an apple orchard, open fields and bordering woods. Built in the 1930s, with beams and siding from a colonial-era barn. Perched on a hillside, with gorgeous views of the distant hills across the valley. Just across the road from Steadman Pond, which is open to tenants, and named for the local carpenter who built the house. Vaulted-ceiling living/dining room, large fireplace, woodstove, picture windows....moreless
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
Internet plan provides for basic data usage, such as emails and web searches. Guests may contact the service provider to purchase more intense data services (for games, program streaming, etc.)...moreless
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Mobile Phone
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
- Pantry Items
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
Ski & Snowboard:
Butternut Basin is approximately 8.5 miles away, in the direction of Great Barrington. Fields and woods surrounding the property are in conservation easements, well suited for cross-country skiing....moreless
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Wood Deck
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Jun 30, 2017
30 night min stay
Jul 1 - Oct 30, 2017
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Rental rates do not include utilities and similar costs, which run about $150-$500 per month, depending on season. Winter costs are typically higher (for snow plowing, heating fuel, re-stocking of firewood).
Security deposit -- one month's rent -- due at time of reservation.
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Near Lenox and Great Barrington. Seven miles south of Lee (Mass Pike exit 2), midway between Tyringham and Monterey. Distance to skiing (Butternut Basis is 8.5 miles; to NYC 150 miles; Boston 125 miles. Close by are Tanglewood (Boston Symphony), Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Williamstown Theater Festival, many museums, historical sites, fine dining and other cultural spots. See http://berkshires.org/business_category/what-to-do/.
Year Purchased: 1936
About the owner: This has been our summer house since I was born, when living in New York and Cambridge, MA. This house has been the hub of our existence — a magical place with a deep 'sense of place' — whether we've been living in New York City or Boston or Santa Monica, California.
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House, from apple orchard
Living/dining room, with vaulted ceiling
Dining room, guest bath, stairs to two guest rooms
Pond's edge. House is on the rise to the left, across the field and road.
Master bedroom, upstairs
Master bathroom, with shower.
Upstairs guest room, other end of house, twin beds
Bathroom (one of three) , this one with marble/glass shower
Early winter: field between house and pond (Pond at left).
Fall. Trees along stone wall below house; apple orchard to right.
House from upper field.
Dining room, seen from balcony
Woodstove, between dining room and kitchen
Bird's eye of House at lower right. orchard below. Steadman Pond across road.
Floor plan, 2 stories. LR/DR high ceilings, 2.5 Baths (1/2 Bath in Master BR
Master bedroom, with own bathroom, shower
Master bathroom shower, enclosed marble/glass shower
Second guest room, upstairs, across the house from master BR Queen bed
Summer view toward pond, left behind trees
Deck adjoining living room. Apple orchard in spring bloom
House seen from upper field. Tyringham Valley at right, pond toward the left.
Summer. Lawn, apple orchard, grandchildren.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, March 17, 2017
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