Spacious all wood 4 bedroom authentic Log Home with skylights and windows that let in the wonderfully landscaped seven acres of Perennial gardens and expanses of lawn surrounded by mature woods, of oak, beech, mountain laurel and evergreens. No other homes crowd this quiet, peaceful getaway. At the end of the long stone driveway (with evergreen on one side and a high landscaped berm on the other) sits pristine, crystal clear spring fed 125 acre Winchester Lake and boat launch. Two bikes and two kayaks are on racks in the 2 car garage under with large walkout basement -- washer/dryer with oil hot air furnace and a/c.
This magnificent lake is surrounded by Mountain Laurel and no visible homes. Motors over 7-hp not welcome so your swimming, fishing and kayaking are quiet and safe. Amazing ice fishing lasts through the winter. Numerous State Parks are in the surrounding 5 miles; Mohawk Mtn. Ski area half hour away. Sophisticated Norfolk with music concerts, Saturday morning Farmers' Market and Infinity Hall, 7 miles away. Famous Music Mountain is nearby-- Limerock Speedway only 30 minutes further. Picturesque Kent, Sharon and canoes are available to rent on the Housatonic River. Farmington River thrills every age with tubing you'll never forget. Kent is a very appealing art center full of great shops and tourist attraction. The Norman Rockwell Museum in beautiful Stockbridge is a real "must" family affair. That town houses a stunning botanical garden and is a joy to stroll about; choices of great dining everywhere. There is skiing in Pittsfield and Great Barrington is a neighboring town also with a delightful choice of unusual shops and eating places.+ More