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Over the River & Through the Woods

Pawlet, VT

Travel up a private lane alongside an idyllic sheep pasture and cross the Mettowee River over a one-lane bridge to approach this residence. The 41.2 acre property offers total privacy - fish, hunt, hike and frolic on your own ‘Back Forty’ with woodland trails and 700 feet of river frontage! Great for a smaller scale equestrian property. This beautifully built, three-bedroom, two-bath house has a spacious, open aspect within an efficient layout featuring radiant floor heating and Brazilian cherry floors. The sunlit eat-in kitchen offers Brazilian marble countertops and stainless steel appliances with adjacent wetbar; the living room is complemented by a cathedral ceiling, large stone fireplace and wide cherry staircase leading to the upper level. The first floor master bedroom is across the hall from a roomy double bath with a tiled European-style shower stall. Upstairs, a full bath, bedroom, airy sleeping loft. Full basement includes a washroom/laundry and an office space with baseboard heating on a separate zone. The two-bay detached garage with attached firewood storage is steps from the house via a nice paved brick path or a handicapped-accessible ramp. There’s also a whole-house generator back-up system. Behind the house, there’s an incredible 50x34-foot, two-story barn featuring radiant heat and room for four cars, plus a huge open workshop area and guest or caretaker’s apartment. A gorgeous riverside estate and an incredible value! School choice grade 7-12. State of the art high-speed internet. Video tours: Interior, Exterior, Shop and Guest House Video Tour

$395,000 - Under Contract


Danby, VT

Three levels of generously sized, sunlit rooms with high ceilings offer plenty of space for work, play and everyday activities in this delightful home. The main level is defined by an open floor plan with wide plank floors and easterly views. It features a formal entry that leads to a spacious living room with propane fireplace, a beautiful dining area and an impressive kitchen with granite countertops, double wall oven, two sinks and walk-in pantry with second refrigerator. The adjoining porch offers a great spot for outdoor grilling. There’s a half bath, mudroom and laundry area just off the entry, and down the hall, a master bedroom suite with porch, walk-in closet and a lovely private tile bath featuring whirlpool tub and large shower stall and closet. The upper level features a large open recreation space, three spacious bedrooms and two full tiled baths. On the lower level, a large family room with French doors opens to a wide hallway with a charming reading nook tucked in one corner. There’s also a mudroom and office/ bedroom, a full tile bath, and access to the heated two-car garage. Granted a Five Star rating by Efficiency Vermont for its foam insulation and geothermal heat and air conditioning, and offering high-speed fiber optic internet and 9 to 12 grade school choice. The two-acre property is dotted with the remnants of an old apple orchard, and includes a separate two-story, four-car garage/shop that is insulated (in need of completion/ repair). A great location set along a quiet town gravel road just a few miles north of Pawlet Village in Danby. Video tours: Exterior, Interior

$277,500 - Sale Pending

Enchanting Colonial in the Woods

Wallingford, VT

This enchanting home has the appeal of a gingerbread cottage tucked away in the woods, yet it’s just two miles to Route 7 and the village of Wallingford. The 13-acre property just up the road from Elfin Lake features mature forest with majestic maple trees, a hidden meadow, a sloping front yard bordered by old stone walls and a level, sunny back yard. The house is a charming combination of old and new, fully updated and weatherized for incredible energy efficiency. Vinyl siding complements the original C1850 trim; the roof is slate and standing seam metal. Annual costs for heating/cooling are$1000 (+/-), thanks to blown-in insulation, thermopane windows, solar panels, two mini split heat pumps and new electric heat pump hot water heater. There’s also an oil-fired hot air system. The living room features a cathedral tongue-and-groove ceiling accented by beams, stained-glass window, wood-burning fireplace and three walls of windows. It opens to a big porch/deck overlooking the front lawn. The adjacent kitchen opens to the back porch with attached woodshed, and has a wood stove, vintage farmhouse sink and butcher block island. The first-floor master bedroom is next to a sitting room with built-in shelves; the full bath has an oversized tile shower stall, a soaking tub, a large vanity, and washer and dryer. The two bedrooms upstairs each have closets for storage. Floors throughout are a combination of hard and soft wood. A two-story barn offers lots of possibilities for storage and work space. Video tours: Interior , Exterior

$249,000. ~ NEW LISTING!

Diamond in the Rough

Poultney, VT

This classic farmhouse on 8 rolling acres has it all: fruit and nut tree plantings, a small sugarbush, a pond, small one bay barn for garage and great timber frame barn, a large garden and trails through the woods. The traditional farmhouse has been opened up and fitted with a large newer kitchen, a deck and screened porch on the back, slate floored mudroom and two updated full baths. Other amenities include, living room with fireplace, full basement, newer standing seam metal roof... With some general TLC and new flooring upstairs this house will shine again. Roll up your sleeves to clear around the overgrown fruit trees and unleash the potential of this country classic. Located on a quiet gravel road with easy access to the rail trail bike path (snowmobiling, biking, walking) Total privacy with close/convenient proximity to Castleton and Poultney and just 20 minutes to Rutland.


Edge of the Village Colonial Gem

West Pawlet, VT

Pride of ownership is evident in this sweet village home the moment you pull into the recently paved driveway. A new concrete walk leads up to the beautifully reconstructed front porch perfectly complementing the original C1891 Greek Revival detailing. New vinyl siding means you’ll never have to paint the exterior. There’s also a roomy side porch and a rear back deck overlooking a large, sunny back yard. There are three nice outbuildings: a one-car garage with traditional barn doors and a slate foundation, a charming Amish-built shed, and an additional shed with garage-type door for vehicle storage. The .2-acre lot backs right up to the D&H Rail Trail for hiking, biking, snowmobile and cross-country skiing. The house features a new kitchen with oak cabinetry, a chic tile backsplash, tile flooring and a breakfast bar opening to a spacious dining room. The living room is defined by two sets of French doors; one opens to the side porch, and the other slides open to the rear deck. A raised brick hearth fire place nestled in one corner frames a handsome Harmon pellet stove capable of heating the entire house. The main floor also features a half bath and a small office. Upstairs, there’s a full bath and separate laundry room, both with tile floors, and three spacious, carpeted bedrooms. The master bedroom features a large walk-in closet and a tiled 3/4 bath with double sink vanity and oversized tile shower. Other notable features include wide plank flooring, recessed lighting, attractive interior doors, large windows, a new roof (sheathing, roof vent and ice shield), a new pressure tank and inline filter, spray foam insulation in the basement and attic, and a new Buderus boiler! House entirely re-built in 2004 - essentially a "new" old house! Comcast Cable, Xfinity/ high-speed internet. School choice 7-12! Video Tours: Exterior, Interior

$119,900 - Sale Pending


West Rupert, VT

The perfect Vermont getaway retreat. Set privately along a quiet town gravel road on +/-4 acres is this 50 year old (cedar shake sided) log home overlooking a crystal clear pond. The single floor cabin of about 1,000 sq ft has 2 vaulted ceilinged bedrooms, a cathedral ceiling spacious kitchen/dining area complete with stone fireplace, a living room wing with Vermont castings woodstove with hearth and 3/4 bath. Rustic, but nicely maintained and upgraded - spring water supply, OFHA for heat and a detached one car garage with shop space. Being sold furnished, +/- 20 minutes to Dorset/Manchester area.



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