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

208 Jacobs Hollow Rd
Becket, MA $499,000

208 Jacobs Hollow Rd

Becket, MA

$499,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,416 Sqft
455 Woodmere Rd
Becket, MA $495,000

455 Woodmere Rd

Becket, MA

$495,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,512 Sqft
180 East Long Bow Ln
Becket, MA $425,000

180 East Long Bow Ln

Becket, MA

$425,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,500 Sqft
684 Leonhardt Rd
Becket, MA $299,000

684 Leonhardt Rd

Becket, MA

$299,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,232 Sqft
87 Sir Edwards Way
Becket, MA $179,000

87 Sir Edwards Way

Becket, MA

$179,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 672 Sqft
0 Valley View Rd
Becket, MA $64,000

0 Valley View Rd

Becket, MA

$64,000
  • 6.77 Acres
0 Skyline Ridge Rd
Becket, MA $64,000

0 Skyline Ridge Rd

Becket, MA

$64,000
  • 4.48 Acres
0 Perch Close
Becket, MA $29,000

0 Perch Close

Becket, MA

$29,000
  • 2.15 Acres

Becket

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

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Median Sales Price

July 2022 - Single Family Homes

$560K
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