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This Day in History: President John F. Kennedy on Relations with USSR

This Day in History: President John F. Kennedy on Relations with USSR

Geodesic Dome Homes in Massachusetts by Realtor Michael MahoneyOn October 6, 1961 President Kennedy was advising the citizens of the United States on the threats with USSR.

President John F. Kennedy, speaking on civil defense, advises American families to build bomb shelters to protect them from atomic fallout in the event of a nuclear exchange with the Soviet Union. Kennedy also assured the public that the U.S. civil defense program would soon begin providing such protection for every American. Only one year later, true to Kennedy’s fears, the world hovered on the brink of full-scale nuclear war when the Cuban Missile Crisis erupted over the USSR’s placement of nuclear missiles in Cuba. During the tense 13-day crisis, some Americans prepared for nuclear war by buying up canned goods and completing last-minute work on their backyard bomb shelters.

Looking to Move Out of the Big City to Get Away From It All?

After reading about this day in history, I was tempted to look for homes with safe houses and fallout shelters. I decided to find homes that were ahead of their time. The homes below are Geodesic dome homes.  If you are looking to get away from it all, then you should check out these Geodesic Dome Homes in Massachusetts

Interested in selling your Boston Colonial style home and moving off the grid to live simply in a dome, then get the value of your home here

805 Seneca Drive, Becket, MA 01223 (MLS # 72171131)

(all data current as of 10/19/2017)
Price $499,000
Beds 4
Baths 3 full
Home size 1,373 sq ft
Lot Size 2.60 ac
This is your chance to have a real vacation feel with a true vacation home. This Geodesic Dome waterfront house will not feel like just another house. With soaring ceilings flooded with light and water views of Indian Lake, this home provides the perfect getaway. Being close to all of the Berkshire amenities on Indian Lake at Indian Lake Association is what makes this a unique and spectacular find. Visit www.indianlakema.com for association information. If you would like to know more about a Geodesic Dome house visit: http://inhabitat.com/5-great-reasons-to-build-a-geodesic-dome-home/.

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Listing provided by David St. Laurent, Real Living Realty Professionals Country and Waterfront Properties

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229 Plumtree Road, Sunderland, MA 01375 (MLS # 72161634)

(all data current as of 10/19/2017)
Price $329,900
Beds 3
Baths 1 full, 1 half
Home size 2,104 sq ft
Lot Size 6.05 ac
WOW-- THIS ROOF HAS A 50-YEAR WARRANTEE and only 5 years' wear on it so far! Solitude awaits on this lot with acreage away from the road. Stargaze from your living room in this unique and well-cared for home. A long winding driveway leads to flowering trees and foliage affording privacy at this one-owner geodesic dome. Bathroom on each level, great flooring, newly painted. An extra finished space in the basement. Cheerful updated kitchen with huge countertop space and breakfast bar. Sitting porch, extra den or large entry room, deck, and outbuilding. Pellet stove with this open floor plan means heating is super-affordable -- AROUND $1200 ANNUALLY. 2-car attached garage with extra storage. 2 staircases. Live away from the traffic -- cannot see the neighbors from any window or the yard. Custom-built, one-owner home in very good condition. 98% of the heat thru winter can come from pellet stove. A clean well-kept home! REDUCED IN PRICE --TERRIFIC FOR THIS PRIVATE ACREAGE!

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Listing provided by Amy Heflin, Keller Williams Realty

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