Situated along the Connecticut River, between the vibrant communities of Northampton and Amherst, is the town of Hadley. Mount Warner Road is one of the most desirable streets in the community of about 5,013 known for its pastoral landscapes and low real estate taxes.
At one end of Mount Warner Road is the North Hadley town center, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its architecture, social history, industry, and agriculture; and Lake Warner, a man-made lake also known as Hadley Pond, which offers recreational opportunities like fishing and boating. At the other end of Mount Warner Road is the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Facing west along Mount Warner Road is number 26. This home was custom built for the seller with quality materials throughout and offers a number of unique features making it a truly special home. Abutting over 150 acres of state-owned conservation land, this home is great for nature lovers who are looking for a home where they can venture out on day hikes from their back yard. Click here for more information about the conservation area.
This home is ideal for someone who needs a home office. From the porch, a separate entrance leads directly to a waiting area in the home office section of this home. Off the waiting room, there are two office spaces, one of which includes built-in bookshelves and a desk. A bathroom with a shower stall is shared with the first floor of the main living space. Doorways to the living room from the waiting room and to the kitchen from one of the offices also provide access to the office section of this home.
Accessed from the other entrance on the front porch, the first floor of this home boasts maple floors with radiant heat underneath. The living room has a large picture window drawing in ample natural light. Adjacent to the living room is a dining room with a pass-through window to the fully-equipped kitchen. The maple floors extend through to the kitchen, which also has maple cabinets. There is also a built-in desk and a doorway to a large screened-in porch at the rear of the house.
Wall-to-wall carpeting starts on the stairway to the second level of this home, which branches off in two directions at the top. To the right, there are three bedrooms and a full bathroom and laundry room. The spacious master bedroom has a walk-in closet and there are three more closets in the upstairs hallway. To the left, a family room boasts a vaulted ceiling, built-in bookshelves and drawers, skylights, and another full bathroom.
The second floor is heated by hot-water baseboard on a separate zone.
A walk-up attic provides plenty of space for storage, but it also has potential for a finished space.
The basement of this home is also partially finished with large windows. A brick walkway from the driveway leads to a doorway at the rear of this home that leads to the basement. The unfinished portion of the basement has high ceilings as well.
Designed with energy efficiency and air quality in mind, other amenities of this home include: a whole house fan, a whole house humidifier, an air-exchanger, a central vacuum system, central air-conditioning, insulated windows, and lots of closet space and storage.
If you are planning on buying or selling a home in Hadley or the surrounding communities, make your first call to Michael Seward at 413-531-7129 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.