Lake Home For Sale

Escape to tranquility of year round lake living - this beautiful 3 to 4 bedroom, three full bath home was renovated in 2002 and has approx. 100 feet of water frontage as well as a three car heated detached garage with a fabulous three room apartment above that is perfect for paying your taxes or for guests. Walk through the door of this well maintained home and you will fall in love with pretty custom kitchen with granite counters, a travertine tile back splash, under counter lighting, a deep sink, skylights and gleaming hardwood floors. The breakfast nook in the kitchen offers you peaceful panoramic water views of the lake. Off the kitchen you will find an upper deck perfect for enjoying your morning coffee or for barbecuing and taking in the sounds of nature and of course those gorgeous views of the lake and mountains. The natural light from the windows in the living room/dining room create a bright and airy space and allow you to take in the absolute BEST water views - what a relaxing way to live. The brick fireplace is wonderful for those chilly nights. There is a guest bedroom on the main floor with a full bath. A beautiful staircase leads the way to to the second floor master bedroom with great closets and yes views of the lake - waking up to the water doesn't get any better. There is an additional bedroom on the second floor and a full bath. The lower level is finished and offers a large family room with custom built entertainment center and a diining area with sliders to a large sun deck. There is a full bath on the lower level as well as a nicely sized office or additional fourth bedroom for your in-laws to stay with sliders to the water. All of the lower level rooms have great long range views of the lake. WOW! The two decks offer plenty of space for outdoor living. Down at water's edge you have plenty of room for entertaining with a beautiful stone terrace where you can sit back and relax and watch the boats go by, an extra wide dock and stairs that lead into the lake or hop on your boat and take a cruise along the shoreline of Highland Lake. You will find that everyone at Highland Lake is at their "happy place" and you will get that friendly wave as you pass by..Mechanicals include automatic generator, central air, 200 amp service, newer roof on garage/apartment. The three room apartment has a mini spliter ductless central air system and a large private deck with views of the lake. Two driveways make parking for guests easy. Located in Litchfield County Highland Lake is a 444 acre boating lake, trophy fishing lake, swimming, paddle boarding, kayaking, ice fishing, cross country skiing and is noted for its crystal clean water! Enjoy the foothills of the Berkshires close by. Fine dining, bicycling, hiking, ski areas, Infinity Music Hall, Yale School of Music and nearby Tanglewood in Lennox, MA and shopping in Great Barrington, MA. 2 hrs. to NY, 2 Hrs. to Boston, 30 Min. to Bradley International Airport. Several breweries and vineyards in Litchfield County. Truly a hidden gem.

Property Details

  • Beds: 4
  • Baths: 0.0
  • Sq Feet: 3170
  • Year Built: 1926
  • Lake: Highland Lake
  • Acres: 0.430
  • Lot Dimensions:
  • Waterfront: Yes
  • Waterview: Yes
  • Water Frontage: Approx. 100 ft.
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  • Dock Type: wood
  • Dock Description:
  • County: Litchfield County
  • Lake Community:
  • Heat/AC: Oil & Central Air
  • Garage: 3
  • Siding: Vinyl
  • Yard: Landscaped & Nice Views
  • Utilities:
  • Roof: Ashphalt
  • Stories: 3
  • Fireplaces: 1 Brick Fireplace
  • Property Taxes: $13,225
  • MLS #: 170177978


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Christine Doyle, Realtor
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Added on: Nov 17, 2020
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