416 Main Rd,
This icon of American Federal style architecture offers the discerning buyer a rare opportunity to purchase a historic residence that has remained in a single family since 1822. Built by Dr. Robert Starkweather (1765-1858),who practiced medicine in Chesterfield for over 50 years,this beautiful center hall Colonial features many finely preserved period details,including a hipped roof, symmetrical windows, fluted pilasters, a fan light over the front entrance,2 chimneys,8 fireplaces,high ceilings,beautiful original moldings and wide-plank hardwood flooring. While maintaining its historic integrity and character,this home has been tastefully updated with a modern kitchen containing custom cherry cabinetry and French doors to the spacious dining room and library affording beautiful views of the gardens,orchard and hay field. Situated on 5+ acres,this spacious 14 room house offers convenient access to Northampton,the 5 college area includes many nearby cultural and recreational facilities.