Lee

Berkshire County, Massachusetts

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Comprising the villages of South and East Lee, the Berkshire County town of Lee is a popular tourist destination with its abundance of historic architecture, scenic beauty and cultural and artistic resources.

The Berkshire County town of Lee is known as the “Gateway to the Berkshires.” Incorporated in 1777, the town is named after Charles Lee, a Revolutionary War general. A former mill town, the 27-square-mile community is home to about 5,800 people. The villages of South and East Lee comprise the town, which is part of the Berkshires resort area. Lee is famous for its paper mills and marble, and in recent decades has earned a reputation as a popular tourist destination for its abundance of New England charm, cultural and artistic resources and scenic beauty. Quaint bed and breakfasts, eclectic shops and eateries, art galleries, boutiques and stunning historic architecture that is found throughout the community make it a popular year-round destination. The area is steeped in history, and South Lee’s historic district is listed on the National Register. The town has played a starring role in several movies that were filed there, including “The Cider House Rules” in 1999 and “Before and After” in 1996. Lee is conveniently located along the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90), and lies along U.S. Route 20. The Housatonic Railroad line, which runs through Lee, terminates at New Milford, Connecticut. Pittsfield Municipal Airport offers regional air service, and the nearest national and international air services are located about 55 miles away at Albany International Airport.

The Berkshire County town of Lee is known as the “Gateway to the Berkshires.” Incorporated in 1777, the town is named after Charles Lee, a Revolutionary War general. A former mill town, the 27-square-mile community is home to about 5,800 people. The villages of South and East Lee comprise the town, which is part of the Berkshires resort area. Lee is famous for its paper mills and marble, and in recent decades has earned a reputation as a popular tourist destination for its abundance of New England charm, cultural and artistic resources and scenic beauty. Quaint bed and breakfasts, eclectic shops and eateries, art galleries, boutiques and stunning historic architecture that is found throughout the community make it a popular year-round destination. The area is steeped in history, and South Lee’s historic district is listed on the National Register. The town has played a starring role in several movies that were filed there, including “The Cider House Rules” in 1999 and “Before and After” in 1996. Lee is conveniently located along the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90), and lies along U.S. Route 20. The Housatonic Railroad line, which runs through Lee, terminates at New Milford, Connecticut. Pittsfield Municipal Airport offers regional air service, and the nearest national and international air services are located about 55 miles away at Albany International Airport.

The Berkshire County town of Lee is known as the “Gateway to the Berkshires.” Incorporated in 1777, the town is named after Charles Lee, a Revolutionary War general. A former mill town, the 27-square-mile community is home to about 5,800 people. The villages of South and East Lee comprise the town, which is part of the Berkshires resort area. Lee is famous for its paper mills and marble, and in recent decades has earned a reputation as a popular tourist destination for its abundance of New England charm, cultural and artistic resources and scenic beauty. Quaint bed and breakfasts, eclectic shops and eateries, art galleries, boutiques and stunning historic architecture that is found throughout the community make it a popular year-round destination. The area is steeped in history, and South Lee’s historic district is listed on the National Register. The town has played a starring role in several movies that were filed there, including “The Cider House Rules” in 1999 and “Before and After” in 1996. Lee is conveniently located along the Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90), and lies along U.S. Route 20. The Housatonic Railroad line, which runs through Lee, terminates at New Milford, Connecticut. Pittsfield Municipal Airport offers regional air service, and the nearest national and international air services are located about 55 miles away at Albany International Airport.

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Featured Listings

49 Chanterwood Rd
Lee, MA $4,999,000

49 Chanterwood Rd

Lee, MA

$4,999,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 6/1 Baths
  • 6,000 Sqft
95 Devon Rd
Lee, MA $1,995,000

95 Devon Rd

Lee, MA

$1,995,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,542 Sqft
121 Fox Run
Lee, MA $1,071,000

121 Fox Run

Lee, MA

$1,071,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 5/1 Baths
  • 3,926 Sqft
5, 15, 17 Fuller St
Lee, MA $599,000

5, 15, 17 Fuller St

Lee, MA

$599,000
  • 0.98 Acres
2 Park St
Lee, MA $589,000

2 Park St

Lee, MA

$589,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 1/1 Baths
  • 3,792 Sqft
15 Elk Dr
Lee, MA $450,000

15 Elk Dr

Lee, MA

$450,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,152 Sqft
109 Railroad St
Lee, MA $429,000

109 Railroad St

Lee, MA

$429,000
  • 0/2 Baths
  • 2,048 Sqft
294 Antelope Dr
Lee, MA $55,000

294 Antelope Dr

Lee, MA

$55,000
  • 2.40 Acres

Lee

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Lee is within The Berkshires, Massachusetts and borders Stockbridge, Tyringham and Lenox.

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Median Sales Price

June 2024 - Single Family Homes

$505K
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