Poplar Hill Estate – Whately, MA
August 12, 2021
Whately, MA Offered for sale at $950,000
POPLAR HILL FAMILY ESTATE
Views of the Historic West Whately Chapel and the Northampton reservoir from this Family Estate with 2 homes and over 7 acres of beautiful organic pasture in a wonderful pastoral setting amidst farm land. Perfect for a B&B / Air Bnb or extended family.
The Main house is a Custom built “Nantucket” style Contemporary farmhouse with cedar shake siding and slate roof plus a metal roof on the wraparound porch. It features Goshen stone steps and walls built by craftsmen. Wonderful country kitchen has soapstone counters, huge farmers’ slate sink (plus regular kitchen sink) and 6 burner gas rage. Beautiful views from the wraparound deck which overlook fields, and the reservoir. 2674 sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, mudroom, office, plus a first floor bonus room that could be a bedroom, den or studio. Large walk up attic and basement easily finished to add even more space.
The Original 1919 Farmhouse has 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, formal dining room and a large living room. 2000 sq ft., Lots of charm and character with wood floors throughout, beautiful woodwork & built-ins. Attached garage and additional workshop/studio that was once an antique bookstore could be a fantastic work from home space. All major systems upgraded recently, including: Knob and tube wiring removed/updated – June 2016, Blown-in insulation – July 2017, Roof replaced with 30yr asphalt shingle – October 2017, Second floor windows replaced- May 2018, New furnace – January 2019, New pellet stove – January 2020, Well pump and pressure gauge – March 2020, New hot water heater – January 2021, Plaster celings/walls repaired living/dining/full bath – May 2021, Flooring in full bath – May 2021
PLUS, Large, 7 stall outbuilding provides plenty of covered parking and storage for farm equipment, a small barn perfect for ponies or goats, a work shop and studio gives space for any project. Set in the pretty little town of Whately with great schools and wonderful neighbors.
- Offered for sale at $950,000