Elegant bow front Victorian with 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and set on a magical lot with frontage on the Mill River and a stone’s-throw to downtown and Smith. The perfect blend of classic design and top-to-bottom renovations provide for contemporary entertaining and family life. The open, sun-filled interior features kitchen with soapstone & copper counters, tile backsplash, and open shelving flowing on all sides into the gracious dining room, family room, and living room, as well as the large rear deck and pergola. The newly completed primary suite encompasses the whole top level and features maple floors, Juliet balcony, and treetop bath with Japanese-style soaking tub. A secondary primary suite with bath, as well as 2 good size bedrooms and additional full bath are on the 2nd floor. No finishing touch was forgotten with minisplits for AC, recessed lights throughout, Andersen wood windows, and newly refinished wood floors. The terraced gardens and winding path to the Mill River and swimming spot are the coup de grace!
About Northampton, MA
Northampton is a liberal community known to be a lively hub for academics, arts, and counterculture. In recent years Northampton has been recognized as a top-rated town for families, historic preservation, and outdoor activities. Home to the prestigious Smith College for women, education has always been a priority in Northampton. There is also a great focus on conservation with 21% of Northampton being protected open space.
The downtown center is one of the most vibrant in New England and provides the perfect atmosphere for strolling with an array of restaurants, coffee shops, locally owned stores, salons, and theaters. Northampton is unique in the number of independently owned businesses that make up its community.
Conveniently located at the intersections of Interstate 91 (North and South) and Route 9 (East and West), Northampton is less than 20 miles north of Springfield, MA, 40 miles south of Brattleboro, VT, and roughly 8 miles west of Amherst center and the University of Massachusetts campus.