Family estate surrounded by state land


Nestled in the mountain town of Mass. Where Connecticut, New York State and Mass meet, this extremely private and magical 37-acre woodland estate has it all. Incredible western sunset views, multiple decks overlooking a running stream and gunite pool, all adjoining over 8,000 acres of state forest. The main house has been lovingly and tastefully renovated with no detail or expense spared. Open concept kitchen / living room with high ceilings and flooded with natural light. A spectacular 22-inch fireplace circa 1920 in river stone separates the living room and the library. 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, office with fireplace, wine cellar, TV room and laundry room complete the main house. Two charming guest houses add 6 bedrooms for family and friends. Additional outbuildings and barn. Very low taxes and only 35 minutes from Metro North or Amtrak!

What is the most compelling thing about this property?

From the moment you step foot on this property you are instantly drawn to nature, with endless views in all directions, the sound of flowing water and the chirping of birds in the fresh sea air. Mountain.

Who is this house perfect for?

This house is perfect for anyone who enjoys being surrounded by family and friends. The main house is the perfect gathering place to receive many guests and at the same time can be intimate for just two. With guest cabins, family and friends can retreat to their own spaces to relax or work. And all of this is completely deprived of distant neighbors.

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

There is so much to do and places to explore. Bash Bish Falls, Massachusetts’ tallest waterfall, is just around the corner and is great for hiking or swimming. Catamount Mountain Ski Resort is a perfect ski destination and offers summer fun for outdoor adventure seekers.

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

This romantic property was built following a love affair between an American WWI soldier wounded in combat and the Swiss nurse who saved his life in France. The love that created this property can still be felt to this day.

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