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Stone Ridge Farm

Rupert, VT

Rural work from home + quality of life experience. This elegant light-filled house built in 2001 offers plenty of interior space for play and study and to accommodate your work from home routine. For leisure time, a huge kitchen with space for sofas and chairs & Wolf range for cooking and grilling; walk out to covered porch to enjoy the view. You will find 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms in this roomy home, with over 9000 square feet under roof, 4950 square feet of healthy living space - wood floors and no chipboard; 2800 square feet of walk out basement with 9 foot high ceilings and 1500 square foot attic. Both basement and attic are accessible by a full size, easy to use staircase. Designed and sited for passive solar and very self-sufficient; plenty of firewood on the property for the 4 fire places, giant kitchen wood stove and combined wood/oil furnace; second oil furnace and whole-house water filtration system plus 2 on-demand propane hot water heaters. The house will stand the test of time, with quarter sawn clapboard, 2x6 construction, by 2x12 roof supports 12 inches on center. Total privacy with a 1/2 mile driveway in a park like setting off a town maintained gravel road; practice your 5K run to the border marker with NYS and on most runs only meet deer, turkey - and no cars. Minutes away from the D & H Rail Trail and Merck Forest & Farmland Center. The 44 acres have woodland with lots of hiking trails, fenced pasture and a couple of small ponds. Another adjoining 75 acres of woodland with trails throughout is available for $155,000 and a 11 acre building site with beaver pond, stone walls, apple orchard and approved state waste water permit for a 4 bedroom house is also available for another $60,000. A 3 hour drive from Boston and NYC. Further info, photos, videos at country-gallery.com. Also check out https://youtu.be/LnEWEB2_NJw https://youtu.be/xmBjHgBP5qg https://youtu.be/dv0TxBCju8g


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! 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 and flexible space for rest, work or play. 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, just in case. 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!



Danby, VT

Set along a town gravel road on +/-2A is this impressive spacious and efficient 4+ bedroom, 4 1/2 bath home. The +/-4,000 sq ft home (+1,000 additional finished sq ft in basement) has earned 5+ star efficiency rating by Efficiency Vermont with foam insulation and Geothermal heat and AC! Great entertaining home with impressive 24x19 cooks kitchen with granite counters, 2 sinks, double wall oven and walk-in pantry second refrigerator. The kitchen/dining area with views and porch opens to a 25x21 living room with propane fireplace- all with wide plank floors- bright and open! Bedroom space includes first floor Master Suite with beautiful master bath, porch and walk-in closet, 3 bedrooms up plus large landing area/recreation space and an office/spare guest room in walk-out finished basement. Other amenities include 18x21 family room, heated spacious 2 car garage in basement and an impressive 30x40 detached, 2 story 4 car garage shop- heated and insulated!

$299,000 Under Contract

Butternut Bend Hideaway

Pawlet, VT

This c1800 farmhouse is nestled back off the road for total privacy in a park-like setting. A deck and three-season porch overlook lovely grounds with flower beds and apple trees as well as westerly views over the Mettawee River. The home features five bedrooms, two full baths, a spacious living area with large eat-in kitchen, formal dining room and large L-shaped living room with a slate fireplace. The upstairs space includes a small office in addition to the bedrooms. Other amenities include a walk-in pantry with original cabinetry, beautiful wood floors throughout, a laundry room, a mudroom, an attached two-story, two-car garage and two small outbuildings. The house has been well maintained and updated over the years. A solid value at $299,000

$295,000 Under Contract

South Views to Mount Equinox

Pawlet, VT

Offering beautiful southern exposure and views to Mount Equinox, this four bedroom, two and a half bath home on a dead-end town gravel road takes full advantage of its magical setting. The marble sunroom (offering great solar gain), large front porch and master bedroom all take in the incredible views overlooking a gorgeous, deep swimming pond and land forever protected by the Vermont Land Trust. Rustic charm throughout features exposed timbers and wood floors and great space with two large living areas, dining room and spacious open kitchen. Other amenities include a mud/laundry room, attached two car garage, wood/oil furnace, walk-out basement and a year-round brook and pond. This wonderful property is situated in a peaceful location just two miles from Pawlet Village and 15 to 20 minutes to Dorset and Manchester. Also available with an additional four+ acres, five-bay equipment barn and two in-ground bunkers/root cellars for $339,500.


Village Classic on Flower Brook

Pawlet, VT

This antique Colonial in the heart of Pawlet Village features wide plank floors, spacious sunlit rooms and lots of possibilities. Vintage details include exposed beams, original doors and hardware, copper bathtub and built-ins. The rear-wing great room offers a wood-burning fire place, French doors to private back patio and plenty of space for gatherings or an artist studio. Other living areas include an elegant front double parlor and large living room with pretty marble wood-burning fireplace. The master bedroom upstairs opens to a three-season porch. Located on an acre and a half of private land that gently slopes down to Flower Brook and within walking distance to town hall, library, store, 2 restaurants and post office. Fish for trout right outside your back door with over 500 feet of river frontage and a short walk down the street to the famed Mettowee River. The property also includes a large barn that offers a workshop and space for animals. Check out these videos: https://tour.neren.com/98-School-Street-Pawlet-VT-05761/unbranded and https://youtu.be/xTZKk-u_ZsA


Brookside Village Victorian

Pawlet, VT

This three-bedroom village home on Flower Brook, dating from c1898, still retains many of its original moldings, doors, and wood floors – and features many thoughtful and impressive updates, including an all-new, highly efficient heating and cooling system, thermopane windows, a 200amp panel with all updated electric, and a new poured concrete foundation wall. It offers plenty of opportunity for the buyers to add their own decorative touches to bring it to its true potential. There’s a front porch with standing seam roof ready for some rocking chairs, and trouble-free vinyl siding means you’ll never have to repaint the exterior. The first floor includes a double-parlor with adjoining living and dining rooms with original wood floors, a great kitchen space (very basically equipped) with pantry and farm sink, a laundry room and large full bath, all with ceilings of almost nine feet and generously-sized windows. The three spacious upstairs bedrooms offer wood floors and individual closets. The clean, dry, walk-out basement has ten-foot ceilings and lots of great storage and work shop space. Walk out to your private fenced-in back yard, enjoy the flowers, and take a swim in the brook! It’s in a great neighborhood location where you can stroll down the street to get to the library, town offices, post office, two restaurants and two markets! An efficient and affordable home.

$139,000 Under Contract

Charming & Unique Village Home

Pawlet, VT

Descend from a quiet street onto the wrap-around porch of this delightful Pawlet Village home where you can pull up a rocking chair and chat with those strolling by…or opt to hang out worlds away in the beautifully landscaped back yard defined by a marble patio that overlooks Flower Brook, a peaceful setting for play, contemplation and enjoying nature. The main level features an open, sunny living room with plenty of windows, wood beams and brick hearth, eat-in kitchen and half bath. A lovely antique staircase leads down to a lower level defined by the rustic stone walls of the home’s original foundation and a French door to the patio. The insulated basement/laundry area is tucked away under the staircase. The upper level features two bedrooms - one with an attractive propane stove and whimsical painted ceiling, and the other with lofted ceiling, decorative window and two closets. A loft off the hallway is accessed with a built-in ladder. ladder. The full bath upstairs is old-fashioned and utterly charming, with lots of storage space. Warm wood floors throughout and a thoughtful mix of antique and modern light fixtures and hardware make this an interesting and unique place to call home.



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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