Lee D. McChesney Real Estate

Homes For Sale


            $499,000 New Listing!          




  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.
              $399,000 Under Contract  


Danby, VT
This 1989 elegant center hall colonial reproduction sits proudly along beautiful Kelley Hill Road with gorgeous sunset views over Pawlet’s Three Sisters- Haystack, Middle & Bald Mountains (AKA “Sleeping Lady”). Set on almost 12A of beautiful flat meadowland (ideal for equestrian/agricultural use) offering total privacy with 80 acres of protected lands across the road owned by NEFF (New England Forest Foundation). The spacious 4 bedroom, 3 bath home is ideal for entertaining with a “cook’s kitchen” - 6 burner/double oven Viking range & large island (butcher block & granite), breakfast nook, huge deck, formal dining room, family room & living room both with fireplace… Elegant woodwork throughout- crown molding, chair rail, french doors, gorgeous cherry built-in cabinets/entertainment center, yellow pine & antique oak floors… Upstairs offers incredible master suite with cathedral ceiling master (marble) bath, walk-in closet/dressing room and 3 other bedrooms plus second bath. Other amenities include 2 car attached garage, walkout basement, generator and new boiler… Gorgeous property, great location and irreplaceable at $399,000
    $369,500 Under Contract  


  Pawlet, Vermont
  A special setting and great opportunity to purchase 2 homes on +/-80 acres nestled back in the hills off a dead-end private road. The spacious c1989 3+ bedroom, 3 full bath home and c1993 built 2 bedroom, 1 bath, 1 level home would be ideal for an in-law space or rental/investment opportunity. The land is mostly mature hard and softwoods- ideal hunting and recreation, with a large open area around the homes with beautiful sweeping lawn and perennial gardens. Great privacy, room to play and convenient location- just 5 minutes to Granville for grocery shopping etc. Priced almost $200,000 below assessed value- An incredible value and opportunity at $369,500


  Pawlet, Vermont
  Set up off a dead-end town gravel road on +/- 8 1/4 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, 5 bay equipment barn, year round brook and pond and even (2) in-ground bunkers/root cellars! 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 $369,000


  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 $319,000


  East Poultney, VT
  Set high on the edge of a deeply sculpted gorge along the Poultney River is this 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home creatively crafted out of an old 1830 Tannery building. The setting is awesome, captured by a full length deck and 2nd deck off the kitchen with views down into the deep blue pools of water (you can see fish!) and up the gorge where a bridge spans the gap leading into the nearby quaint , historic village of East Poultney (a 5 min walk). The home has 3 levels, loaded with warmth, antiquity and character, including heavy exposed timbers, large windows taking in surrounding views of the river, wide plank and hardwood floors and many built-ins and other details. The main level has a bright (morning) sun-filled eat-in kitchen, a large living/dining room with built-in bookcases, a family room with wood stove, vaulted ceilings and large picture window, (2) entry halls, an office and laundry room/half bath. Upstairs has 3 bedrooms plus large sitting room (waiting room- was used as office with separate entry for patients/clients) and full bath. The lower level offers great privacy for the master suite with large walk-in closet and tile bath, pellet stove and hot tub! Other amenities include front entry slate terrace with gardens, small greenhouse and garden shed, separate shop building with wood stove (myriad possibilities), walk-up attic, new oil boiler, rewired with generator hook-up and lastly, there is a special (included) additional feature. A separate +/- 1/4 acre lot across the street, offering additional parking or possible space for garage and trailhead to the VAST trail system! Come view this very special and vintage Vermont property! Offered at $324,500
*many furnishings available
    $299,900 New Listing!  


  Pawlet, VT
  State of the art efficiency: 4 cold climate split heat pumps for heating and cooling. Solar panels (9.35 net meter) for electric storage with Green Mountain power. Viessman oil boiler for baseboard and radiant heat and 80 ga electric heat pump hot water heater. Incredibly efficient and majority powered by the sun! 26x36 2 floor barn/garage. 3 bay and would make an incredible shop! Beautiful, private and quiet (dead-end private road) level yard backing up to forest and farm land. Nice outdoor space with full length front porch and large patio. 1/5 ownership/interest of over 12A of open/common land. Inside enjoy great living space with wood and tile floors and new carpeting. Large family room and vaulted ceiling sun room with wood stove. Great full basement to finish off if desired- Brand new kitchen appliances! Incredible value and efficiency!
    $299,000 New Listing!  


  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



  Wells, VT
  Set way back off a town gravel road on 55 acres is this 2001 built 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with an incredible 38x48 shop/garage space. Set up high with total privacy and beautiful views this spacious home and shop sits on the edge of a several acre meadow with balance in woods- great for small farm, hunting or just enjoying the quiet and playing. (Test pits have been done and are promising for additional home site if desired) Currently, the finished living space, including open kitchen/dining/living and 3 bedrooms is all on second level while the spacious shop/garage is ready for tractors, snowmobiles and ATV's to play! Priced to sell and an incredible value at $249,900


  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- Mettawee School district and only 15-20 minutes to Dorset/Manchester area. Well priced and a solid value at $249,500


  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


  Danby, VT
  Set privately off a quiet country town road on +/- 10 acres is this c2001 built 3 bedroom, 2 bath log home. Great living space with newly remodeled (all new cabinets, appliances) eat-in kitchen, cathedral ceilinged living room with Jotul wood stove with hearth/stonework, plus formal dining room with french doors to huge deck taking in the views. Finishing off the downstairs is a master bedroom with walk-in closet and 3 season porch plus newly done full tile bath. Upstairs are 2 cathedral ceilinged bedrooms and a full tile bath with jacuzzi tub. Amenities include full basement with laundry room plus 2 car garage, Buderus boiler and 10A of mostly woods with frontage on Baker Brook (year round brook). Great location between Rutland/Manchester and an excellent value at $249,500


  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
    $225,000 Under Contract  


Rupert, VT
2 Village Colonials in the quaint hamlet of Rupert being sold together -The Vermont Farmer's Exchange, beautifully restored into a 3 bedroom home plus the neighboring Colonial, also 3 bedrooms, which has had a lot of renovations done and is awaiting completion. The open concept of the store was kept in tact making for spacious kitchen/living/dining area and original counters and shelving creatively repurposed to function in the modern day. The upstairs original Grange Hall has 11'6" ceilings and is completely done in elaborate wainscoting. An incredibly unique offering steeped in history. A must see!
$199,500 New Listing!


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!


  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


  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 $174,500
    $159,500 New Listing!  


  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)
    $149,000 Under Contract  


  West Rupert, VT
  Nestled back off a quiet town road and set magically on +/-1/2 acre overlooking the rushing waters of White Creek is this beautifully crafted timber frame 2+ bedroom home. Originally an 1800’s hay barn and then converted into a 2 bedroom home in the 1960’s, this home was completely renovated in 2010 including 20x20 cathedral ceiling timber frame addition with gorgeous stone fireplace, antique wide plank floors and back porch overlooking the river with distant valley views. Great, open living/entertaining area, kitchen, living, dining (w/ wood stove as well), full bath and 2 cozy bedroom wings with vaulted ceilings. Additional space includes insulated loft space and 12x16 separate seasonal bunkhouse/guest cottage. Great front and rear porches and wood/tool shed.
    $132,000 Reduced Price!  


  Danby, VT
  Great opportunity for someone needing a large commercial space coupled with a barn/shop and 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. A full bath(s) is needed plus kitchen. This could be a gorgeous colonial home if desired. 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 - shop, second home, large ski house or rental unit. Priced at only $132,000 2 FOR THE PRICE OF 1 incredible value and opportunity- Motivated seller!
  $139,500 Under Contract  


West Pawlet, VT
Come view this c1880 grand old West Pawlet Village 5 bedroom colonial with it's gorgeous, private back yard flower garden sanctuary... "slate gardens." The well maintained home has all of it's original antiquity and splendor intact with high ceilings, antique pantry-style kitchen cupboards, gorgeous woodwork and generously proportioned rooms. Great living space with formal dining room and large 28x13.5 double parlor with brick wood burning fireplace. Great outdoor space as well with front screen porch and 15x21 rear screen porch overlooking the beautiful flower gardens with slate terrace and walkways plus 3 bay 30x20 barn. 2 bedrooms down with half bath and 3 bedrooms an office and large full bath up finish off the house. All rewired, walk-up attic, newer Buderus boiler and good full basement all set on a very quiet street in the heart of West Pawlet.
  $39,500 New Listing!  


West Pawlet, VT
Here’s a rare one these days! In West Pawlet Village this late 1800’s home, with 75’ frontage on the Indian River, awaits a new owner. The house needs a lot of work but is an ideal builder’s opportunity. House has village sewer, propane hot water heater and oil fired hot air furnace and wiring has been mostly updated plus an old carriage barn needing extensive roof repair. Downstairs is a front double parlor, dining room, large pantry (or bedroom) plus bath and large kitchen. 3 bedrooms and a bath up. Foundation work is needed, plus lots of floor repair and sheet rocking. Incredible opportunity for a cash buyer and do it yourselfer. Appraised at $86,000 and offered for only $39,500!


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