Crane Lake
Historic Property on Crane Lake, MA.
    The Real Walden Pond

One of the most desirable properties in Western Massachusetts is now for sale. Located in an area equidistant between Northampton and the Berkshires, this early 19th Century center-gabled Gothic Revival  and attached 200 year old barn, renovated for living,  defines historical charm along with first-class interior design and decoration-- top quality fittings and fixtures, imaginative use of space, and a level of comfort not
found in many historic renovations.  Privacy is guaranteed on this peaceful 140 acre parcel of open space,  mature woodlands and an old mill pond.  Berkshire East Ski Resort is less than a 10 minute drive away.
 
 
 
         The main  farmhouse was built in 1840 and retains
       most of its architectural details. 
 
 
 


    A large deck overlooks old stone foundations,  gardens, majestic 100 feet tall white pines and an old mill pond. 

 Crane Lake -- Swim, fish and canoe during the summer,
 ice skate during the winter.
 

 









 
An 18th Century barn was dismantled in upstate New York and reassembled behind the
farmhouse.The barn addition includes raised paneling, exposed chestnut timbers and wide
pine floors. The floor plan offers a large living room with a 26 foot stone fireplace and chimney, 
a large rustic chef's kitchen with a maple butcher block center island, Vermont soapstone
counter tops and new appliances.  A formal dining room,  study,  full bathroom and spacious
bedroom complete this beautiful addition to the main house.


 
The house, barn addition, mill pond, 160 acres on both sides of the road can be purchased for $1.100,000.  


 
                           This 25' stone fireplace is the focal
                           point of the rustic interior of the barn.

 
The Deck



         Stonehenge
                                    View from the Deck