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RUPERT CONTEMPORARY CAPE

  Rupert, VT
  Set privately on 60 acres of wood and gorgeous rolling meadow land is this 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath beautifully built and maintained home. The setting is incredible with a brook, pond and 25 acres of open meadowland (great for horses, etc.) The home takes full advantage of the setting with distant views overlooking the property. Great living space with open kitchen and dining area boasting french doors to the deck with awning that overlooks the pond. The living room has lots of glass, soaring cathedral ceiling and massive stone fireplace. Other amenities include 1st floor master suite, 28x28 attached, heated garage, laundry/mud room with tile floor, skylights and detached tractor/garden shed. Great location – less than 10 minutes to Dorset and a truly special Vermont setting.
   
       
    $379,500 New Listing!  
 

PRIVATE VERMONT LOG HOME RETREAT

  West Rupert, VT
  Come see this perfect log home retreat- privately set back off the road on over 50 acres with gorgeous views! The 3 bedroom, 2 bath log home with stone fireplace, full length enclosed front porch and deck is just what you would hope for. The main level consists of a spacious cathedral ceilinged living room with stone fireplace opening to the front porch and deck, a nicely equipped eat-in kitchen, master bedroom with private side porch and master bath. Upstairs are 2 more bedrooms and slate tiled full bath. In addition to the log home there is a detached heated 2 car garage with upstairs 1 bedroom apartment- huge, open cathedral ceilinged space. A true "great room" with soaring ceilings, big windows and lots of sunlight! This is all set on +/-52 acres of rolling meadow/pasture and woods including a sugarbush for the maple sugaring enthusiast, 2 ponds, a stream and even a gazebo up on the hilltop to take in the views and solitude! An incredible piece of Vermont and a fantastic value!
       
    $375,000 New Listing!  
 

PAWLET'S SHANGRI-LA

  Pawlet, Vermont
  James Hilton's definition of Shangri-La was "a remote idyllic hide away." We now offer such a place. Nestled in the hills of Pawlet on +/-64 surveyed acres is this special, serene paradise abounding with wildlife and natural beauty. You enter on a beautiful winding drive coursing through hardwoods and are immediately drawn by the splendor of this unique and special compound with a large, deep spring fed pond, streams with bridges and walkways, gardens and views. The main log home and 2 bedroom bunk house are situated to take full advantage of the distant, inspiring views over the Mettawee Valley. The main home has a kitchen with island, bay window (views), cathedral ceiling breakfast nook, a cathedral ceiling living room with wood stove, cathedral ceiling sunroom with marble floor and circular marble terrace overlooking pond, a bedroom and full bath down. Upstairs there is a master bedroom and bath with cathedral ceiling and sliders to a balcony to take in the views. There is also a 2 story guest house with large open room with wood stove down (ideal for shop or studio) and 2 bedrooms, a full bath and a large cathedral ceiling eat-in kitchen with deck overlooking the pond finishing the second level. Seldom do we offer a property that captures Vermont's natural beauty to the degree as does this artfully created retreat. The wildlife and total serenity of this magical world have to be seen to be believed!
   
       
              $349,500 New Listing!  
 

RUPERT HILL FARMSTEAD

  West Rupert, VT
  Tucked back off of a town gravel road in the hills of Rupert is this special property offering total privacy and views. Overlooking a beautiful meadow- ideal for horses etc., this 1970's chalet takes full advantage of the setting with a large open kitchen/living/dining room with cathedral ceilings, stone fireplace and sliders onto the new huge deck (16x50)! Two bedrooms each with their own bath finish off the main floor. The lower level- walkout basement contains a 1 car garage, a large utility area and a sizable office/ spare bedroom all opening to the huge new screened porch. Outbuildings include 2 chicken coops and a 24x30 2 story barn and shop (needs finishing)- great space. The land contains +/-86 acres - +/-10-12 acres of open meadow, pasture, with the balance in some reclaimable pasture and mature woods including trails throughout, a brook and a small sugarbush!
   
       
    $335,000  
 

VICTORIAN FARMSTEAD & ANTIQUE CENTER

  Rupert, VT
  Classic Farmstead. Over 10,000sf of outbuilding/barn space offering myriad possibilities! Owners had over 40 Icelandic horses & have run a successful antiques business (The Country Gallery Antiques) for 25 years! Elegant victorian home with Rumford FP, crown molding, built-ins, wide plank floors, 9' ceilings... Nice meadowland, hardwoods, year round brook & 2+ ponds. Main antiques barn was the old West Rupert Dance Hall - great historic property! *additional +/-14A permitted building lot available.
   
    $329,000 Under Contract  
 

PAWLET CUSTOM CAPE

  Pawlet, Vermont
  Come here the quiet! Nestled back off a dead-end private road on +/-8 acres is this spacious 3 bedroom, 4 bath custom cape. A special setting with a babbling brook, manicured yard with fruit trees and gardens including a stone walled English herb garden! The home has wonderful living space for everyday living or entertaining with a huge 24x30 living/dining room with propane fireplace, gourmet kitchen with Vermont soapstone counters and commercial grade appliances all connected to a great outdoor space including screened porch and 36x15 deck with electric awning overlooking the beautiful grounds. One floor living if desired with master bedroom with propane fireplace, walk-in closet and master bath complete with soaking tub. Finishing off the ground floor is a laundry/pantry room, 1/2 bath and mudroom. Upstairs are 2 more generous bedrooms, a full bath and great closet space. Other amenities include partially finished basement with exercise/family room, workshop and 1/2 bath, generator hook-up, radiant heat and split units for heating/cooling, hardwood floors, 2 car attached garage, full length front porch and 2 sheds for the lawn tractor and gardener! This beautiful and private setting with this immaculate and impressive home is a great value at $329,000!
   
       
    $299,000 Reduced Price!  
 

PAWLET COUNTRY SPLENDOR

  Pawlet, Vermont
  As you enter through the tree canopied driveway you are immediately charmed by this idyllic Vermont setting offering total privacy and gorgeous mountain views. The perfect country setting just a short walk to fishing in the Mettawee River and nearby convenience to Pawlet Village, Lake St. Catherine and Granville, NY for grocery store, doctor's office, etc. Set on 37+ Acres - mostly wooded with seasonal stream and pastureland, this artfully designed, passive solar, sun-filled home exudes warmth. great use of natural and native materials with old brick and cherry floors, exposed beams and lots of windows. A great home for entertaining and one floor living if desired. You enter from a brick side porch to an impressive 22x30 “great room” with a 13’ window seat, wood stove with hearth, plant bench/greenhouse area for the “green thumb,” open kitchen with walk-in pantry and wonderful outdoor space including 2 screen porches and a large full wrap-around whole house deck taking in the gorgeous views! Finishing off the downstairs is an entry/mud room and utility room, 1/2 bath and master bedroom suite with it’s own glass porch, walk-in closet with separate cedar closet and laundry room plus full bath. Upstairs are 2 large great bedrooms, bath with window seats taking in the incredible views, a full tile bath and sun-filled hall (skylight) with built-in shelves and bench. Other amenities include attached 2 car garage, wired for generator, good accessible/dry crawl space and walk-in attic, propane hot air heat and hot water. An incredible Vermont property at $299,000
       
       
    $299,000 Reduced Price!  
 

SOUTH VIEWS TO EQUINOX MOUNTAIN

  Pawlet, Vermont
  Set up off a dead-end town gravel road on +/-4 acres with beautiful southern exposure and views (to Mount Equinox!) is this c1983 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home. The home takes full advantage of the magical setting with a marble sunroom (great solar gain), large porch and the master bedroom all taking in this incredible view overlooking your gorgeous, deep (swim) pond and protected land beyond (Vermont Land Trust). Great rustic charm throughout with exposed timbers and wood floors, and great space with 2 large living areas, a dining room and spacious/open kitchen, and of course, the marble sunroom! Other amenities include mud/laundry room, attached 2 car garage, wood/oil furnace, walk-out basement and year round brook and pond. A beautiful property and great location just 2 miles from Pawlet Village and 15-20 minutes to Dorset and Manchester- a special offering and value at $299,000. Also available with an additional +/-4 acres, 5 bay equipment barn and 2 in ground bunkers/root cellars for $369,000!
       
       
    $299,000  
 

BUTTERNUT BEND HIDEAWAY

  Pawlet, Vermont
  Nestled back off the road for total privacy in a park-like setting is this c1800 5 bedroom, 2 full bath home. The great outdoor space, slate terrace, 11x23 deck and 12x21 three season porch takes nice advantage of the westerly views over the Mettawee River and the lovely grounds with flower beds and apple trees. The spacious living area includes large eat-in kitchen, formal dining room and large "L" living room with slate fireplace. Upstairs contains the 5 bedrooms and a small office. Other amenities include walk-in pantry with original cabinets, beautiful wood floors throughout, laundry room, mudroom, attached 2 story, 2 car garage and 2 small outbuildings. The well maintained house has been updated over the years. A very special setting, great old farmhouse and solid value at $299,000
       
       
      $249,500            
 

GREEK REVIVAL HERITAGE

  Danby, VT
  Built in 1850 for John Vail, one of the original associates of The Danby Bank, this grand and elegant home graced Danby Village then as it does now. Sitting prominently on +/- 1 acre overlooking the village, this impeccably restored spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is a gem. Incredible historical and architectural details: gorgeous entablature with broad frieze boards and pretty cornice returns, inset main entry door with original marble threshold, narrow sidelights and detailed moldings, fluted porch columns and wide, bold corner boards… Inside includes a newly done gourmet eat-in kitchen with soapstone counters/sink and parquet butcher block island, 2 new marble tile baths with antique Swanton, Vermont red marble sinks, library with antique white marble fireplace, front parlor and formal dining room, newly renovated laundry room, study/office and more. Other details and amenities include original trap door to separate basement room (underground railroad?), marble steps leading to full marble basement with built in shelves(!), large unfinished room (potential) off kitchen complete with 4 hole outhouse (one hole is child size!), walk-up attic, spacious 1852 carriage barn… Great location on quiet village street- A very special historic Danby property and an incredible value at $249,500
       
    $249,000  
 

SOUTH VIEW COLONIAL & WORKSHOP

  Pawlet, VT
  Set back off a town gravel road on 1.39A is this very efficient (SIP: Structural Insulated Panels) 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath colonial reproduction home with 40x40 insulated/heated shop building. The home has a large living room with wood stove and hearth, eat-in kitchen, both with access to large wrap-around deck with amazing southerly views. Finishing off downstairs is entry hall and half bath. Up are 3 bedrooms- including master bedroom with master bath with laundry, and 2nd full hall bath. Other amenities include partially finished basement- great rec room/office space, huge wrap around deck, stone patio with fire pit… Heat is very efficient Toyo Kerosene hot air units and house and shop are fully plumbed for outdoor wood or pellet boiler. The 40x40 shop is a mechanic’s or woodworker’s dream. The original 28x40 shop has high ceilings, a vented paint booth, wood stove and Toyo Kerosene heater and plumbed for outside boiler. The 12x40 wing and slab in front of the shop has radiant tubing plumbed as well. A great value and special property at $249,000
       
    $239,500 Under Contract  
 

METTAWEE RIVER OVERLOOK

  West Pawlet, VT
  Set off a quiet town gravel road amidst beautiful gardens and meadowland is this 1991 built 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. A special setting sitting high above and overlooking the Mettawee River with 600' of frontage. Nice open kitchen/living/dining space with cathedral ceiling living room with granite hearth and VT Castings wood stove. Take in the outdoors with full length front porch and rear deck off the living room overlooking the river. Amenities include great walkout basement with 9' double door (pull in the tractor or motorcycle or finish off!) 2 car attached garage with work bench. A beautifully maintained home with the perfect setting- ideal for a horse or two, the avid gardener or come tie a fly and enjoy the river!
       
       
 
$199,500
 

DANBY CAPE

Danby, VT
Perched up on a knoll off a town gravel road amidst beautiful gardens and fruit trees offering privacy and tranquility is this charming 2+ bedroom cape on 6+ acres. This classic cape has an eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, spacious living room with fireplace, den/office and 1/2 bath on the first floor and 2 large bedrooms and full bath up. The land is comprised of the magical gardens to be enjoyed from the brick terrace with the balance in hardwood (nice sugarbush for the sugar maker). There is even a garden shed for the lawn tractor. A beautiful home and setting in a great location and a super value at $199,500!
  $199,000 Under Contract  

RUPERT VALLEY COLONIAL

Rupert, VT
Set along a winding county road between the villages of Rupert and West Pawlet is this circa 1886 farmhouse on +/-7 acres. The land is nicely varied with a pond, beautiful valley views, stone walls, woods, some nice open hillside pasture, a pretty yard with gardens and apple trees, and the Indian River right across the road. The spacious 3+ bedroom house has a large living room with brick fireplace, a full bath, a kitchen with island and a formal dining room with sliders to a wonderful slate screened in porch and patio. Upstairs has 3 bedrooms and a second full bath plus a huge 18x30 studio space (or master bedroom) over the attached 2 car garage. This is a great space with large gable end windows looking over the pond and down the valley. Other amenities include full basement, separate garden shed (with electricity), propane generator automatic back-up system and a covered slate walkway/breezeway. Home has been nicely renovated with a newer furnace, new interior paint, new tile bath and more. A great location only 15-20 minutes to Dorset/Manchester area. Well priced and a solid value at $199,000
     
  $199,000 New Listing!  

 

HIDDEN MEADOW FARMSTEAD

Rupert, VT
Here is a great opportunity and value- A 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home with a 2 bedroom, 1 bath 2nd floor apartment set back nicely off a quiet country road on a gorgeous surveyed +/-6.7 acre parcel of land. The land has several acres of maintained rolling meadowland (gorgeous hidden meadow) with the balance in mountain side hardwoods. A great little farmstead with a fenced chicken coop (needs work) and other small outbuilding. The 1970's home (apartment added on in the late 80's) has great space- eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, large living room with picture window, front porch, family room with fireplace and a spacious bedroom or office with bay window and a 1/2 bath on the first floor. Up are 3 more bedrooms and 2 baths and the 2 bedroom, 1 bath apartment accessed either through main house or from a large 13x22 rear deck. Other amenities include walk-up attic, great usable basement with laundry hook-up and detached 2 car garage with 2nd floor (potential shop space). This well built home is in good shape- needs some aesthetic updating, but is a tremendous value at $199,000!
     
   
$197,500
 
 

COUNTRY RANCH

  Danby, VT
  Easy living is affordable with this 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath one level home set way back from the road with nice meadowland and hardwoods leading back to a year round stream. Recent improvements include a wood and pellet stove and antique Crawford cooking stove gracing the kitchen. Really well priced, well under the assessed value at only $197,500
   
       
    $169,500 Under Contract  
 

RIVERFRONT VILLAGE COLONIAL

  Pawlet, VT
  Come view this early 1800's village colonial located on (quiet) School Street next to the beautiful, restored Pawlet Library and town hall building with second floor theater! A very special property with large back yard (1/2A) including over 100sf of frontage on the Mettawee River complete with riverside deck and tree house! Great fishing! Generous living space with large eat-in kitchen, dining room with pellet stove, family room with fireplace, original 2 front parlors and entry foyer (in need of renovation). The home was extensively renovated in 2001 with new septic, new oil boiler/hot water, newly wired, new thermopane windows and insulated... Many original details and charm remain with wide plank floors, original doors and moldings and a rich and unique history with the original neighboring Crescent Valley Hotel! A very special and historic Vermont home and a very solid value at $169,500!
       
    $159,500  
 

VILLAGE COLONIAL FARMSTEAD

  West Pawlet, VT
  Set up from the road in the heart of West Pawlet Village on +/-4A is this early 1800's 4-5 bedroom home. With over 2A of open fenced meadow and a small barn with run in shelter it's all ready for the chickens and horses to move in! (Great riding on the rail-trail across the road). The 1800's home with 1970's addition has great space- Eat-in kitchen with pass thru to large den/office, spacious living room with fireplace, formal dining room with french doors and original wide plank floors, 3/4 bath and entry mudroom. Upstairs are 4-5 bedrooms and a large full bath with laundry hook-up. A very rare and special offering. Live in town and out in the country all in one! And at a great value at $159,500! Additionally there is a large commercial garage on almost 1/2A ideal for a business, storage (of boats, cars, equipment) located in the town center- offered as a package with the home at $189,900 (separately for $45,000)
       
    $119,000 Reduced Price!  
 

DANBY OPPORTUNITY

  Danby, VT
  Great opportunity for someone needing a large commercial space coupled with a barn/shop with lovely living quarters. The main c1820 11 room house (former antique shop) is truly unique with lots of the original detailing still evident. Post and Beam construction with nice moldings, wood burning fireplace and lovely curved staircase. The large barn would be great for a workshop and the rear 2 story apartment has a huge open kitchen/living room and large bedroom plus 1 1/2 baths. The property offers a myriad of possibilities. An incredible value priced at only $119,000!
   
   
       
  $99,500 Reduced Price!  

BROOKSIDE COLONIAL DUPLEX

Pawlet, VT
Brookside village duplex home with attached 2 story apartment and 32x22 2 story barn offering myriad possibilities! Great income potential! Home boasts large private back yard, wide plank floors, 2 fireplaces and great antique and artistic character throughout. Incredible privacy and convenience to town- walk to the post office or Station Restaurant! A wonderful home and great income producing commercially zoned property- great opportunity and solid value at $99,500!
     
     
                   

 

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