Top 10 Country Homes & Horse Properties for April 10, 2020
On this Easter weekend, we crave signs of hope. While we may not be able to resume life as we used to know it, we can still dream. Here are some country places with peace and privacy that seem perfect right now. This week's selections include homes in Ashby, Groton, Harvard, Ipswich, Littleton, and towns in between. If you don't see your perfect place here, I'd love to help you find it.
3-Bedroom Contemporary on 4+ Acres Abutting Conservation
"Abutting 220+ acres of conservation land, this home has direct access to hiking, biking, and skiing trails."
Listed at $599,900
5-Bedroom Colonial on 5+ Acres
"Overlooking 30 acres of town-owned open playing fields, this custom 5-bedroom colonial on 5+ acres combines understated elegance and luxurious comfort in a beautiful country setting."
Listed at $1,050,000
3-Bedroom Custom Cape on 10 Acres
"The magnificent 3-story barn has been lovingly refurbished, providing unlimited possibilities with several heated rooms, horse stalls, garage and work spaces."
Listed at $1,169,000
4-Bedroom Mid-Century Modern Home on 4 Acres
"This private and exciting mid-century home, situated on 4 acres of sloping lawn and peaceful woods at the end of a long driveway and surrounded by conservation land, was completely renovated top to bottom in 2019-20."
Listed at $1,145,000
4-Bedroom Cape on 3+ Acres
"Summer days can be spent lounging by the inground pool or at Long Lake just a short ride away. Additional space in the barn for yard/pool equipment or farm animals."
Listed at $775,000
7-Bedroom Colonial Revival on 7+ Acres
"Designed by renowned 19th century Fitchburg architect H. M. Francis. . . Original plans were used to restore the home to its original grandeur."
Listed at $540,000
4-Bedroom Custom Cape on 5+ Acres
"Enjoy the peaceful serenity of waterfront living in this custom built cape with 5+acres on Whiteville Pond. Expansive water views from every room; it’s like being on vacation year round."
Listed at $799,900
4-Bedroom Colonial on 2+ Acres Abutting Conservation
"Exterior green space is private--sit on your sun-drenched deck while overlooking pastoral views within 10 minutes to downtown Groton."
Listed at $525,000
3-Bedroom Shingle-Style Home on 13+ Acres
"Nestled at the confluence of Gould's Creek and the Ipswich River on the secluded yet convenient extension of Labor-In-Vain Rd. sits this private 13+ acre waterfront sanctuary. Hundreds of feet of navigable river surrounds this retreat."
Listed at $1,890,000
5-Bedroom Custom Colonial on 6+ Acres
"Elegant and sophisticated custom-designed Colonial home offering over 5000 sqare feet set on 6.6 acres overlooking Cobb Pond and acres of conservation land, yet convenient to the Route 2 corridor and the MBTA Rail to Boston and Cambridge."
Listed at $1,050,000