Lake Home For Sale

BEST BUY - DIRECT WATERFRONT with privacy, a wonderful lawn for children, dogs, family gatherings/parties, a sandy beach walk in access for swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding, composite dock with a water slide and for the boat, two sheds, outdoor speakers, wonderful parking, an irrigation system, indoor/outdoor camera system, central air, two car plus garage. Need I say more?? Spacious and well maintained this one owner year round contemporary offers abundant room for a growing family or generational gatherings offering 6 bedrooms and 4.1 baths. The living room has hardwood floors with a floor to ceiling stone fireplace with custom screen and a vaulted ceiling and flows into the dining room/breakfast room with access to a large wrap around composite deck perfect for sunning or a barbecue. The stairs down the center of the deck lead the way to a beautiful lawn for the dog or children to play and to hold all the family picnics. The kitchen is well equipped with two double ovens, a five burner cook top and has granite counters. There is a master bedroom en suite on the main floor as well as a nicely sized half bath and full laundry room. The second floor has a loft area which overlooks the living room and dining area and offers great views of the lake, a generous second master bedroom en suite as well as two other bedrooms and a full bath. A finished walkout lower level completes the home with three additional bedrooms, a full bath with whirlpool tub and a family/media room with sliders to a paver patio. The lawn is landscaped and also has an irrigation system in place. There are two sheds located on the property and are a bonus to store all your watercraft needs or even an extra refrigerator at water's edge. A pure sandy beach walk in access is perfect for swimming or to launch your kayak or paddle board. There is also a composite deck for your boat as well as a water slide. This home has a two car plus garage with epoxy floor and wonderful parking for at least 10 cars (which is a bonus on the lake). Surround sound and outdoor speakers on the deck and at water's edge as well as an indoor/outdoor camera system. Central air, generator hookup, central vac, home temperature control, 200 amp electrical. The deck was designed with an integrated handicap ramp. First and second floor is approx. 2,658 sq. feet with a finished lower level of approx. 1,230 sq. ft. Highland Lake is a 444 acre boating and trophy fishing lake for trout and bass and is noted for its crystal clear water!! Whether you love to swim, boat, canoe, kayak, paddle board, fish, cross country ski or just sit back and relax you are sure to enjoy Highland Lake all four seasons. The fall foliage is spectacular. Located at the foothills of the Berkshires there are always year round activities here and in surrounding towns. Skiing, hiking, theaters, parks, music venues, great dining, shopping are all close by. Easy access to Route 8. 2 hrs. to NYC, approx. 2 hrs to Boston, 30 minutes to Bradley International Airport. Tanglewood , Lenox and Great Barrington and Stockbridge are all within an hour drive.

Property Details

  • Beds: 6
  • Baths: 4.5
  • Sq Feet: 2658
  • Year Built: 1999
  • Lake: Highland Lake
  • Acres: 0.700
  • Lot Dimensions:
  • Waterfront: Yes
  • Waterview: Yes
  • Water Frontage:
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  • Dock Type: composite
  • Dock Description: Composite Dock, Sandy Walk in Access & Slide
  • County: Litchfield County
  • Lake Community:
  • Heat/AC: Oil Heat & Central Air
  • Garage: 2+
  • Siding: Vinyl
  • Yard: Professionally Landscaped, Irrigation
  • Utilities:
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Stories: 3
  • Fireplaces: 1 Stone Fireplace
  • Property Taxes: 16599.
  • MLS #: 170157342


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Added on: Nov 17, 2020
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