Mid-Century Modern ranch home, sited on a fabulous lot with 2.7 acres with 200 feet of frontage along both S. Main Street and Rt 9. The kitchen and living-room are open and inviting with access to the private back yard and patio. The brick fireplace with gas insert is the focal point of the room adding warmth and ambiance. There are 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, plenty of closet space and period cabinetry throughout. The exterior has been painted, new gutters installed, a new propane York heating system and water tank installed, new bulkhead stairs and the hearth rebuilt in the basement. Additional amenities include an attached 2-car garage with workshop space, paved driveway, plus high-speed internet and cell phone service availability. Enjoy the backyard patio and privacy of being surrounded by woodlands, mature perennials, blueberry bushes and fruit from an apple tree. Close to the D.A.R forest, minutes to Williamsburg and 20 minutes to Northampton. Affordable country living.
About Goshen, MA
Goshen is a rural town in the northwestern corner of Hampshire County. The town consists of one general store, a post office, a fire station, a public library, and a town hall. Their regional elementary school is located about 7 minutes from the town center in Chesterfield, MA.
Goshen is where the colorless, natural beryl deposits were first found so the gem industry named it goshenite. In the past, goshenite was used for manufacturing eyeglasses and lenses because of its transparency. Points of interest in Goshen include the D.A.R. State Forest and The Institute For The Musical Arts. The D.A.R. State Forest includes the Upper Highland Lake; the Lower Highland Lake is private to local families with year round and summer properties along the lake.
Goshen is about 20 minutes northwest of Northampton along MA Route 9, with an additional 20 minute drive south to Springfield via I-91 S, and roughly 30 minutes from Greenfield, MA by way of MA Route 112 N and MA Route 2 East.