• $995,000List Price
  • 3Bedrooms
  • 3Bathrooms
  • 144Acreage
  • 1975Year Built
  • 3,833Square Feet

Enchanting country estate surrounded by 144 secluded acres overlooking breathtaking pastoral views of an open meadow, majestic maple trees and mountain vistas. This magical setting was once home to renowned artist, A. Hale Johnson where his meticulous rural & nautical paintings were created. The grounds are a perfect display of mature landscape featuring lovely gardens, beautiful stonework, wood roads, and an amazing forest with incredible stand of hardwood trees. Every design element of the home showcases custom quality workmanship, hand-hewn beams, pine paneling and unique details. There is a separate wing w/bedroom suite, studio, and family room/office and a second bedroom suite that overlooks the hilltop views. Also included is a charming artist studio w/dark room, cathedral ceiling and wood stove; kitchen with cherry cabinetry; dining/sitting area w/fireplace; living room w/fireplace; 3 full baths; built-ins; 3 car garage w/heated shop, and a wonderful deck and delightful gazebo.

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Basic Information

  • Bedrooms3
  • Mls StatusContingent
  • Bathroom3
  • Contingency Financing
  • Lot Features Wooded, Gentle Sloping
  • Parcel Number 3933132

Basic Information

  • List Price$995,000
  • MLS Number72993847
  • Modification Date09/22/2022
  • Property SubTypeSingle Family Residence
  • Sale Date08/24/2022


  • BasementCrawl Space
  • Building Area Units Square Feet
  • Construction Materials Frame
  • FireplaceYes
  • Fireplace Features Living Room, Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove
  • Fireplaces Total 2
  • FoundationBlock
  • Garage Spaces3
  • Patio And Porch Features Deck
  • Property StyleCape
  • Rooms11
  • Year Built1975
  • Year Built Details Actual
  • Year Built Source Public Records

Water Body

  • Waterfront Features Stream

Tax Information

  • Tax Assessed Value $561,047
  • Tax Year 2022
  • Taxes$11,490


  • Parking Spaces6
  • Covered Spaces 3
  • Garage YN Yes
  • Parking Features Detached, Storage, Workshop in Garage, Off Street


  • Address161 Franklin Hill Road
  • Building Number161
  • CountyFranklin
  • StateMA
  • StreetFranklin Hill Road
  • TownColrain
  • Zip01340


  • Acreage144
  • Other Structures Gazebo


  • Exterior Features Balcony - Exterior, Balcony, Storage, Garden, Stone Wall
  • RoofShingle


  • Electric Generator, Circuit Breakers
  • Heat SystemYes
  • Heating Baseboard, Oil
  • Sewer Private Sewer
  • Water Source Private


  • AmenitiesHouse of Worship, Public School
  • Appliances IncludedOven, Dishwasher, Countertop Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Oil Water Heater
  • Security Features Security System

School Information

  • High SchoolMohawk Reg
  • Elementary SchoolColrain Elem.
  • Junior HighMohawk Reg


  • Bathroom 1 First
  • Bathroom 2 Second
  • Bathroom 3 Second
  • Bathrooms Total Decimal 3
  • Bedroom 2 First
  • Bedroom 3 Second
  • Dining Room First
  • Full Bath3
  • Kitchen First
  • Living Room First
  • Master Bedroom Second
  • Office First


  • Flooring
    • Carpet
    • Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    • Flooring - Vinyl
    • Flooring - Wood
    • Tile
    • Wood
  • Interior Features
    • Bonus Room
    • Cathedral Ceiling(s)
    • Great Room
    • High Speed Internet
    • Home Office
    • Mud Room
    • Sitting Room

Property Information

  • Square Feet3,833
  • Building Area Source Public Records
  • Living Area 3,833
  • Lot Size Square Feet 6,272,640
  • Lot Size Units Acres
  • Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road
  • Spa YN Yes
  • View YN Yes


  • Buyer Agency Compensation2
  • Date Listed06/08/2022
  • Farm Land Area Units Square Feet
  • Spa Features Private
  • Transaction Broker Compensation2

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Listed by Wanda Mooney of Coldwell Banker Community REALTORS®

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