I LOVE LOVE LOVE Northampton. It's truly one of my favorite towns and if I could ever get my husband to move out of the NYC area this would be in my top three places I'd want to land.
Back in the 1980's my parents decided to invest in real estate and they purchased three homes in Northampton. Unbeknownst to my sister and I one was purchased with the intention of leaving NY and moving to Northampton. My mother decided she didn't want to leave the city.
We spent an entire summer up there and I loved it. It's a beautiful town with a New England feel but since it's a College town it's alive and has a very cool groove to it.
This house is far away enough to feel secluded and like a cabin in the woods but only three miles to the heart of Northampton and one of my favorite places to shop Thornes Marketplace. (Thornes is home to some of the best ice cream Herrell's) and yes, they have a Starbucks in downtown Northampton.
If someone offered me something like this as a summer house I'd be all over it in a heartbeat.
Bonus is that it's also only 2 miles from both of the homes we still own up there.
114 Laurel Park Northampton, MA 01060
Beds:3 Bed Baths:0.5 Bath House Size:931 Sq Ft
RARE OFFERING. Come be captivated by the charm and history of this classic summer cottage located in a quiet corner of this popular Victorian neighborhood, 3 miles to Northampton center. Norwood Cottage has only been on the market once before in its 100+ years, and it remains largely unchanged today. Imagine enjoying fall afternoons on one of the two screen porches. Vaulted ceiling in kitchen, newer septic system, large footprint, upgraded electric, 15 yr old roof, unparalleled charm.
931 sq ft
• Status: Active
• County: Hampshire
•1 total half bath
•7 total rooms
•Kitchen is Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove
•Community features: Conservation Area, Garden Area, Landscaping, Master Insurance, Playground, Refuse Removal, Road Maintenance, Snow Removal, Water
•Community recreation facilities
•Utilities present: Circuit Breakers, 100 Amps, City/Town Water, Private Sewerage
•Call agent for details on association fee info.
•Parking features: Off-Street
•Community Name: Laurel Park
Flooring -- Wood, Sitting Room
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