Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA

Lenox, MA   Offered for sale at $1,450,000

Brook Farm Inn, Lenox, MA, Inn for sale is one of the original 19th Century Berkshire ‘cottages’. Built in 1882, this lovely home is set among gardens and old growth trees, secluded and serene. The three-story home features subtle Victorian architectural details, gables and bays, decorative trim and an open covered porch. Giving it the charm and atmosphere guests seek in a classic Berkshire B&B Inn.

A true country retreat, this Berkshire country home is in the village of Lenox. This four-season destination area is home for the Brook Farm Inn, along with Tanglewood, Norman Rockwell Museum, Hancock Shaker Village, The Mount, Mass MoCa, Chesterwood, Jacob’s Pillow, Shakespeare & Company, Ski Butternut, the Appalachian Trail and the list goes on with an abundance other cultural and outdoor activities……all of which are as wonderful for the guests as they are for the Innkeeepers. When its time for dining, here too the list is varied and well developed for dining experiences, as well as shopping galore and 365 days’ worth of outdoor activities.

A newcomer to the scene is the Tanglewood Learning Institute, just down the road from the Inn, opening in 2019 and which will be a year-round facility and Lenox hub for educational and cultural activities.

The Inn features 15 guest rooms. Twelve in the 1882 main house and three larger rooms, including one suite in an adjacent Carriage House built in 2003. The guest rooms feature king and queen beds, the carriage house rooms have extra beds to accommodate 3 to 4 guests. Select rooms features fireplaces, TV’s and whirlpool tubs….and all within walking distance to the charming and inviting village of Lenox!

The common rooms on the ground floor are a wonderful example of an historic decorative yet comfortable Victorian floor plan. A welcoming reception hall with a fireplace with the main staircase. A front parlor and adjoining dining room. Plus a 24 hour guest pantry. The fully and well equipped spacious kitchen is conveniently located next to the dining room. A new commercial range and hood were recently installed. An added feature in the kitchen is a pleasant private area for owner’s dining and office. There is a private entrance as well.

The grounds surrounding the Inn are lovely. There is an in-ground octagon heated swimming pool and outdoor seating areas. Guests enjoy the outdoor living experience, with the surrounding Berkshire Mountains in view. This 3-season part of the Inn showcases the emerging beauty of spring, the lazy days of summer and the glorious fall colors that the Berkshires are so noted for.

The owner’s apartment includes one bedroom, one bath and sitting area. An adjacent room has been transformed into a massage and yoga studio. This room could become part of the owner’s quarters if desired providing even more space for the owners with convenient access to the Inn as well as its own private entrance from the outside.

Is life calling you to the Berkshires of Western MA? It is a wonderful place to live and run a lodging business. Being less than 3 hours from New York City and Boston make the Berkshires a prime destination tourism location. Become a part of the area’s world class culture, entertainment and vibrant food culture.

The Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA Inn for sale is primed for new owners to take this lovely property to the next level of luxury, growth and profitability.

Property Details
  • 15 Guest Rooms
  • 15 Guest Room Baths
  • Has Owner's Quarters
  • Built in 1882
  • Last Renovated in 2003
  • Opened in 1950
  • Photo Gallery
Financial Details
  • Offered for sale at $1,450,000
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