Stockbridge is one of the most picturesque towns in America. In fact, Stockbridge has no traffic lights. The residents opt for police directing traffic on its main streets if it ever gets a little crowded. Artist and Illustrator Norman Rockwell lived most of his life in Stockbridge and depicted many of its residents in his famous covers and illustrations for the Saturday Evening Post. The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge holds a collection of most of his originals.
Stockbridge has a rich history and has a lovely main street which includes the historic Red Lion Inn, established in 1773. The property of Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, resides mostly in Stockbridge, though its main gate is in neighboring Lenox. Kripalu, a new age center for yoga in Stockbridge, offers special rates and packages for local residents. Those interested in Stockbridge MA Real Estate will love the quaint downtown area, with its great cafes, restaurants, and shops. The Stockbridge Bowl is a fine lake for boating and swimming and has a lot of great Stockbridge MA waterfront real estate surrounding it.
Information from the Berkshire County Board of Realtors, Inc. or it's Multiple Listing Service. Site contains live data. Information herein believed to be accurate, but not warranted. All right, title and interest in the exclusively listed property information represented on this website was created, maintained and copyrighted by the Berkshire County Board of Realtors® and in copyrights therein, hall at all times remain vested in the Berkshire County Board of Realtors®. As a Participant of theBerkshire County Multiple Listing Service, this company was granted a lease to use this information in accordance with all rules and regulations of the Service. This information is being provided for Consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties Consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Stockbridge MA Real Estate Market Analysis
Follow Berkshire Hearth’s Market Updates blog for update-to-date information on the Stockbridge MA Real Estate market.
Schools and Services
Parents interested in looking at Stockbridge MA Real Estate will be happy to know that it is situated in the Berkshire Hills Regional School District. This public school district includes the newly-built Muddy Brook Regional Elementary School and Monument Valley Regional Middle School. The high school, Monument Mountain Regional High School, has been recognized nationally as a Blue Ribbon Schools award recipient. Many great private school options are also available within an easy drive, including Berkshire Country Day School which is in Stockbridge. The Great Barrington Rudolf Steiner School is also close by.
Stockbridge Postal Mail is not delivered door to door – each resident must pickup their mail at the Post Office. This makes the Post Office a thriving center within the community. Some cell phone reception is still spotty in certain areas of Stockbridge, but good quality broadband internet is available at almost all Stockbridge addresses through cable or DSL.
Check out Downtown Stockbridge at the Holidays in this ABC News story “Town Brings Rockwell Painting to Life”.