Westwoods is an elegant, quiet retreat on remarkable land within easy reach of Route 128 and the Boston Metroplex. It features a Rob Lawrence-built 10,600 sf, seven-bedroom main house and two additional residences. The property consists of four separate and contiguous parcels that total 74± acres of largely conserved land and abuts nearly 300 acres of conservation and town land. Westwoods is presently in use as a non-profit retreat with private walking trails and ponds adjacent to the town’s trail network. Unique site features include: a secluded stone sanctuary, a rustic-wood gazebo/meditation well, impressive terraces finished with handcrafted stones and a koi pond overlooking a central open field with a meditation labyrinth framed by thoughtful landscaping.

The Main House, 590 Gay Street, is a shingle style residence built in 2003 set on 52.7 acres. It features the highest quality finishes including: custom lighting, rare flooring, European-ash paneling, 7 Bedrooms, 9 full and 2 half baths, a grand entry hall with stairway, spacious living room, banquet dining room, custom chef’s kitchen, first floor in-law suite, 2 sitting rooms, a spacious master suite with dressing room, a yoga studio, an exercise room, 2 laundry rooms and a finished lower level. A short walk away is a shingled, energy-efficient 2 room, 620 sf office with a full bath and a porch over looking the central field.

The Studio, 588 Gay Street, is 1,600 sf gambrel art studio structure that has been thoroughly updated and set on 2.82 acres in close proximity to the main house. Its two-level, 700 sf, open gathering space has 17-foot ceilings and a bank of north-facing windows. It features a welcoming foyer, a full kitchen, and 3 ADA compliant bathrooms.

The Caretaker’s House, 572 Gay Street, is a 1900 sf, 3-bedroom, 2-bath house with master suite that has been extensively updated with new electrical, plumbing, and appliances. It features an open concept kitchen-living-dining area, an office and a den, as well as a pretty patio overlooking a private side lawn. It has both an attached and a separate barn and is gracefully set across the field from the main house and studio.

A 74-acre parcel with a connecting path to town trails.

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Jay Boyle