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Cultivated Berkshire Luxury House in State Forest

Central Air, WIFI, and 10,000 acres with no one around

Cultivated Berkshire Luxury House in State Forest
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Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2 full
Sleeps: 10
Property Type: House

Property Description

Experience a Berkshire get-away in this huge secluded luxury modern house. It's the only house that is surrounded by 10,000 Acres of protected Hawley State forest. Escape from headaches and the rat race. No cell phone reception here! But we have WiFi and a house phone.

We like to define our country home as a place to dream and relax. We care about your comfort and we think we are not only a place to sleep, but a real home for your lovely holidays.

The house is 2700 square feet, with 3 private bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (full bath [shower and tub] & a hot steam shower), a large living room with fireplace, and TV & DVD player. It has a one-car garage, central air-conditioning and wireless internet. The house also has a clothes washer and dryer, a smoker and BBQ grill, a screened in gazebo, 2 bicycles, a porch, Hallockville Pond just behind the house and 10,000 acres of marked trails to hike and explore.

Sleeping :
-2 king size beds, 1 double bed, 1 queen futon in the living room, an inflatable extra queen futon mattress, a queen mattress in the hallway, two couches and 1 crib.

Kitchen :
-Fully stocked kitchen, microwave, toaster oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer, coffee maker, electric stove and oven, and eat-in kitchen
-Smoker BBQ and grill (for use on the patio please)
-Everything you could possibly need for breakfast as well as a delightful dinner.

Other Amenities:
-Wood floors
-Iron, Hairdryer, Radio, Harpsichord
-TV and DVD player, amplifier with headphone jack
-WiFi G Internet
-Central air conditioning
-Wood-burning fireplace with wood provided
-Pet and kid friendly

In the summer, the house is less than 1 mile from Plainfield Pond, with a kid-friendly sandy beach.

In the winter, the house includes cross country skis, snow shoes and wood for the fireplace. It also has an indoor parking so you won't need to brush and scrape! The house is 10 minutes to Berkshire East Ski Area and Notch View Reservation for cross country skiing. Southern Vermont ski areas such as Mt Snow and Sunapee are an hour's drive.

The house is ideally located close to Smith College and all of the shops, restaurants and cultural activities of Main Street, Northampton. Also in the area is Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass MoCA in North Adams, Clark Art Institute & Williams College in Williamstown and Jacobs Pillow in Becket.

Rental is for entire property, two-night minimum. All prices are shown in USD.

During major school vacation weeks, holidays and other high demand times (please ask for an offer). However we often prefer a minimum 1 weeks stay.

Available for short to medium term sublease. Please ask us about prices for stays of more than one month. Perhaps you'll bump into Rachel Maddow who has a house in town!

Property Photos

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Kitchen #1 with Eat In KitchenKitchen #1 with Eat In Kitchen
Kitchen #2Kitchen #2
Dining AreaDining Area
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Office Work Desk with Laptop IncludedOffice Work Desk with Laptop Included
Harpsichord, Guitar and Box of Children's ToysHarpsichord, Guitar and Box of Children's Toys
Bedroom #2 with cribBedroom #2 with crib
Bedroom libraryBedroom library
Hallway BedHallway Bed
Hallway BedHallway Bed
Bedroom #1Bedroom #1
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Garden BedGarden Bed
BBQ, oarsBBQ, oars
Front LawnFront Lawn
Lake Directly behind the houseLake Directly behind the house
Row boat behind the houseRow boat behind the house
Route 116 Street SignageRoute 116 Street Signage
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Welcome to PlainfieldWelcome to Plainfield
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This property has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 10 people

Bedroom Beds Sleeps Comments
Bedroom 1 1 King 2
Bedroom 2 1 Queen 2
Bedroom 3 1 King, 1 Crib, 1 Pullout 6

* Living Room - 1 Sleep Sofa /Futon, Queen *

* Hallway - 1 Double Bed *

* 1 Queen Size Inflatable Airbed *


This property has 2 bathrooms

Bathroom Type Features Comments
Bathroom1 full Toilet, Shower Steam Shower
Bathroom2 full Toilet, Combo Tub/Shower, Tub, Shower

All towels, sheets, linens are included.

All cleaning is included in the price.

More Amenities

Category Amenities
Activities AntiquingHuntingCyclingMountain BikingWalkingFishingSkiingGolfHorseback RidingSwimmingEco TourismBird WatchingHikingMountain ClimbingIce Skating
Outdoor Features MountaineeringBalconyGardenPatioParkingGarageGarden ChairsOutdoor GrillBicycles
Attractions Equestrian EventsAutumn FoliageChurchesLibraryPondForestsMuseumsRecreation CenterRestaurantsWinery Tours
Nearby Facilities Groceries
Leisure Paddle BoatingLive TheaterWhitewater RaftingRaftingFly FishingSight SeeingSleddingWater Tubing
Nearby Facilities, Attractions, and Services Scenic Drives
Kitchen Fully Equipped KitchenGrillMicrowaveStove Top BurnersIce MakerOvenWashing MachineCoffee GrinderIron & BoardRefrigeratorCoffee MakerDish WasherKitchenetteCooking UtensilsFreezerLobster PotSpicesToasterBlender
Indoor Features Washer/Dryer
Entertainment TelevisionDVD PlayerMusic LibraryMovie LibraryBooksPianoStereo SystemVideoGame ConsoleToys KidsCD PlayerGames KidsRadio
Internet Computer AvailableHi-speed InternetWireless Internet
Outside Outdoor Grill CharcoalScreened Porch/LanaiPorch/LanaiTerraceUnscreened Porch/LanaiParking Off StreetWalkway To WaterBeach Chairs
Onsite Services Housekeeper IncludedHousekeeper Optional
Onsite Equipment BarbecueOutdoor Grill ElectricBoatOutdoor Grill GasRaftBoat+PaddlesBackpackThermos Bottle
Pools Steam Shower
General Fireplace

Property Rates

Rate Category Period Rates Minimum Stay
Default Rate 1-Jan-2019
3 night(s)

*** Default rates are subject to change. Please confirm the rates prior to booking.

Rental is for entire property, two-night minimum. All prices are shown in USD.

During major school vacation weeks, holidays and other high demand times (please ask for an offer). However we often prefer a minimum 1 weeks stay.

Available for short to medium term sublease. Please ask us about prices for stays of more than one month.

Property Availability (Next 12 Months)

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Property Location

Cultivated Berkshire Luxury House in State Forest

Hallockville Rd.
Charlemont, MA

Location Type: Lake

The owner advises that a car is required for this location.

Location Information

From early mills dotting the rural landscape in the 18th century, to the hydropower dams & factories of the 19th century, to the tap & die industry of the 20th century, Plainfield has been centered within the Berkshires, influenced by a unique role in regional, national & world history. Perfect for family summer vacations, reunions and celebrations. This is a leaf peepers delight! Hiker's heaven! Skier's retreat! Many hiking, biking and mountain biking, cross-country skiing and snow shoeing trails abound. Within Plainfield guests can go hiking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, watching wildlife, white water raft, zipline, admire the fall foliage, wild flowers & make picnics. Our regional bounty presents exceptional culinary experiences throughout the seasons. In Plainfield one can eat pancakes with real maple syrup when visiting the Massachusetts Maple Producers Association Sugarhouse, pick strawberries, or eat quality local organic farm fresh foods.

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Owner Information

Perry -

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Contact Language(s):
English, French, German

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