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Scenic Alford Estate: Colonial charm and modern amenities

Brandon White of Cohen + White Associates offers you the perfect combination of country calm and modern convenience in an impeccable contemporary Colonial.

This Alford property has it all…a stunning contemporary Colonial with separate guest quarters, high speed fiber optic, a free-standing heated barn with finished workspace and storage, a beautiful orchard all surrounded by 3+ acres on a country road minutes from Great Barrington. This well-located property is just around the corner from scenic hiking trails, just over the hill from Catamount Skiing and zip lining, a 20-minute drive to Tanglewood. Benefit also from Alford’s low property tax rate. This impeccably maintained home welcomes you with a stylish kitchen, open common spaces washed with natural light, 3 bedrooms and a separate fully equipped guest quarter with bedroom, bath, living room and kitchen…a must-see property!

Property Features

  • High-speed fiber optic and a free-standing heated barn with workspace.
  • Beautiful orchard and pristine landscapes minutes from Great Barrington.
  • Close to hiking trails, Catamount Skiing, and Tanglewood music venue.
  • Impeccably maintained with natural light-filled spaces and stylish kitchen.

What’s the most compelling thing about this property?

This house has so many wonderful qualities, it’s hard to pick just one. Its classic yet contemporary style immediately creates a mood of calm and quiet. Its surrounding land, complete with orchard and heated barn that would make a wonderful studio or home office, continues that feeling of peacefulness, And its location, firmly in the country but close to town, makes it easy to escape but convenient to shopping, restaurants and all the important Berkshire attractions.

For whom is this house perfect?

This house is perfect for anyone –family, couple or single person. The house is spacious but not overwhelming, and one or more bedrooms could easily be used as home offices or workrooms. There is also a separate guest house, so everyone can have privacy. The best thing is that this house is immaculate and perfectly move-in ready, so you could easily be able to enjoy a beautiful Berkshire summer in your new home.

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

This property is perfectly located. Great Barrington is just minutes away and offers theater, music, movies, dining, grocery stores, and anything else you would want. Recreational facilities are nearby. Stockbridge, Lenox and Pittsfield are short drives away. All the Berkshire attractions are just minutes away. And then, of course, you could just stay home, cook great meals, and enjoy the beauty of your own land.

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

It would tell you that the people who built it did so with the utmost care and with solid, good materials meant to last. It would also tell you that it was built to take advantage of the beautiful light and views and enjoyed the benefits of the incredibly low Alford taxes. And finally, it would tell you that it has hosted wonderful family gatherings over the years.


Interested? Contact Brandon White

Cohen + White Associates

Office: 413-637-1086

Mobile: 413-429-1975


47 Church Street, PO Box 1650

Lenox, Mass.

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