Becket

Berkshire County, Massachusetts

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The vibrant resort town of Becket, located in the southern Berkshire Mountains, has earned a reputation as a thriving artists’ community as well as a popular destination for outdoor recreation.

The Berkshire County town of Becket, located in the southern Berkshire Mountains, was incorporated in 1765 and today boasts a population of about 1,779 residents. Encompassing about 47.8 square miles of area, Becket is situated on the county’s eastern border and is located about 17 miles southeast of Pittsfield. Once a thriving community of lumber yards, quarries and dairy farms, Becket is primarily known as a vibrant resort town and artists’ community. In addition to the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, the town boasts numerous points of interest including the Becket Arts Center, Becket Athenaeum, The Kushi Institute center of macrobiotics, Canterbury Ski Farm, Camp Watitoh, Camp Greylock and Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA. Students in the community are served by the Central Berkshire Regional School District, of which Becket is one of seven member towns. Recreation is bountiful throughout Becket. The town boasts a portion of the Walnut Hill Wildlife Management Area, and the Appalachian Trail traverses through the town’s western portion.

The Berkshire County town of Becket, located in the southern Berkshire Mountains, was incorporated in 1765 and today boasts a population of about 1,779 residents. Encompassing about 47.8 square miles of area, Becket is situated on the county’s eastern border and is located about 17 miles southeast of Pittsfield. Once a thriving community of lumber yards, quarries and dairy farms, Becket is primarily known as a vibrant resort town and artists’ community. In addition to the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, the town boasts numerous points of interest including the Becket Arts Center, Becket Athenaeum, The Kushi Institute center of macrobiotics, Canterbury Ski Farm, Camp Watitoh, Camp Greylock and Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA. Students in the community are served by the Central Berkshire Regional School District, of which Becket is one of seven member towns. Recreation is bountiful throughout Becket. The town boasts a portion of the Walnut Hill Wildlife Management Area, and the Appalachian Trail traverses through the town’s western portion.

The Berkshire County town of Becket, located in the southern Berkshire Mountains, was incorporated in 1765 and today boasts a population of about 1,779 residents. Encompassing about 47.8 square miles of area, Becket is situated on the county’s eastern border and is located about 17 miles southeast of Pittsfield. Once a thriving community of lumber yards, quarries and dairy farms, Becket is primarily known as a vibrant resort town and artists’ community. In addition to the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, the town boasts numerous points of interest including the Becket Arts Center, Becket Athenaeum, The Kushi Institute center of macrobiotics, Canterbury Ski Farm, Camp Watitoh, Camp Greylock and Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA. Students in the community are served by the Central Berkshire Regional School District, of which Becket is one of seven member towns. Recreation is bountiful throughout Becket. The town boasts a portion of the Walnut Hill Wildlife Management Area, and the Appalachian Trail traverses through the town’s western portion.

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Featured Listings

173 King Richard Dr
Becket, MA $399,000

173 King Richard Dr

Becket, MA

$399,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,353 Sqft
98 Werden Rd
Becket, MA $285,000

98 Werden Rd

Becket, MA

$285,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,008 Sqft
Lot 7 Surriner Rd
Becket, MA $23,000

Lot 7 Surriner Rd

Becket, MA

$23,000
  • 2.45 Acres
66 Access Rd
Becket, MA $8,500/mo

66 Access Rd

Becket, MA

$8,500/mo
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,400 Sqft
1342 County Rd
Becket, MA $1,250,000

1342 County Rd

Becket, MA

$1,250,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 1/3 Baths
  • 3,308 Sqft
827 Mallard Ln
Lee, MA $925,000

827 Mallard Ln

Lee, MA

$925,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 3,400 Sqft
249 Woodmere Rd
Becket, MA $895,000

249 Woodmere Rd

Becket, MA

$895,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/2 Baths
  • 4,800 Sqft
311 Woodmere Rd
Becket, MA $749,000

311 Woodmere Rd

Becket, MA

$749,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4,800 Sqft

Becket

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Becket is within The Berkshires, Massachusetts and borders Tyringham, Washington and Otis.

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Median Sales Price

June 2021 - Single Family Homes

$268K
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