Please feel free to call or email with questions about the school, the staff, and/or the program. You're also welcome to stop by for a tour, although we recommend that you set up a time to do so. We're not in session during the summer, but the office is generally open to visitors if you call ahead.
The New England School of Architectural Woodworking
One Cottage Street, First Floor
Easthampton, MA 01027
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Directions to NESAW:
Note: do NOT rely on GPS because it will get you to the building but won't tell you how to get in. The building owner often locks the doors at street level and we are below street level on the first floor.
From Rt. 91
Traveling north:Take exit 17 B, bear to the right at the end of the ramp and follow signs for Rt. 141 West, stay on 141 (about 4 +miles) until you come to a Sunoco Gas Station on your right. There is a narrow driveway immediately right after the gas station (before the big brick building). Take this, go through iron gates and down the driveway to a large parking lot. This is the back of One Cottage St. Park in the parking lot. Walk past a white garage with four blue doors into an inner courtyard. Go up the loading dock B and through the grey door. Our office is straight ahead and our shop is the first door on the right .
Traveling south:Take exit 18, go right off ramp onto Rt. 5. About 1 mile on the right, is East St. Follow that to its end and turn right on Rt. 141. About 1 1/4 miles on the right is a Sunoco Gas Station. Follow directions from above.
From North/South Rt.10:
Follow route 10 to center of Easthampton. At the center intersection, follow signs for Rt. 141 East. About an 1/8th of a mile on your left is Liberty St. This is just before the 7-11 store. Take Liberty and drive about an 1/8th of a mile. On your right, you'll see a driveway marked with a sign for Riverside Industries and a large greenhouse. Go right into that driveway, cross the small bridge, and park in the large parking lot behind One Cottage. Walk past a white garage with four blue doors into an inner courtyard. Go up the loading dock B and through the grey door. Our office is straight ahead and our shop is the first door on the right.
If you get lost, call us at 413-527-6103.