Truly one-of-a-kind, this beautifully converted vintage barn radiates with both contemporary character and historic charm. The barn was built more than a century ago but the conversion and restoration smartly integrates todays open designs, conveniences, and amenities. The well known "Cow Barn" offers a rare opportunity for a lucky buyer to purchase a home perfect for entertaining and spacious enough to allow each family member to spread out over three floors. Post and beam construction displays hand-hewn beams that reflect the craftsmanship, charm, and warmth of a bygone era. Many of the original fixtures and fittings of the working cow barn have been incorporated into design elements throughout this home as a reminder of its original use. The main floors WIDE-OPEN floor plan is designed for todays lifestyle of easy living. On one end is a gourmet kitchen allowing the host to prepare food and entertain at the same time. On the opposite end is a large floor to ceiling, raised hearth New England stone fireplace with a wood stove. The second floor has 3 bedrooms including the master suite with a 24' cathedral ceiling, a romantic gas fireplace and a loft with the original hardware used to haul up hay. Spectacular views to the east over the Farmington Valley can be seen from the upper floors, deck off the kitchen, and patio. In the basement, which was the original milking area, is a complete 2 bedroom in-law apartment. No more space to write and too much to describe, come see it!