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            $695,000 Under Contract          

 

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CLASSIC FARMHOUSE

Danby, VT

$349,500

Nestled privately along a quiet town dead-end road on the outskirts of Danby Village is this early 1800’s beautifully restored 5 bedroom period home. Set on +/-4 manicured acres including fenced pasture, gardens and fruit trees - with incredible views in all directions.
The home has a great flow and radiates warmth and antiquity with wide plank floors and lots of sunlight. Newly done eat-in kitchen with Stewart wood cook stove and brick hearth, slate and granite counters opening to family room with brick fireplace. Downstairs also includes formal dining room plus living room with second wood stove, slate patio and front porch. Upstairs are 5 bedrooms including cathedral ceilinged master bedroom- nice spacious and bright room.
Other amenities include laundry room/pantry, new Buderus propane boiler and wired for generator. Outside amenities - 2 story post and beam barn with 2 stalls below, chicken coop, garden shed, 1 car garage and beautiful timber frame woodshed. A special immaculate and quintessential Vermont farmstead with a great location (20 minutes to Manchester or Rutland) and priced to sell at $349,500!

 

VERMONT SPLENDOR

Pawlet, Vermont

$399,000

Here is a property where nature, artistry, unsurpassed craftsmanship & quality converge. Set up high off a private lane on +/-25 acres is this magnificent 3,900sf timber frame home with southerly views to Mount Equinox/Dorset Mountain/Mount Tabor. The 1990 built 4 bedroom, 3 full, 2 half tiled bath home is exquisite with Douglas fir & Cherry chamfered timbers, massive fieldstone fireplace, Kings Wood wide plank floors (+/-22"), antique & handcrafted light fixtures, cathedral ceilings and mahogany deck. Other amenities include separate studio building (cathedral ceiling, woodstove), garden shed, gorgeous stone walls including circular stone fire pit (Native American Council Circle), cedar shake siding, standing seam roof, and more...

GREEK REVIVAL HERITAGE

Danby, VT

$249,500

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

 

 

 

 

MONT PLEASANT ESTATE

 

 

   
  Danby, VT
  A farm that sold vegetables and flowers in the 19th century, Mont Pleasant, has now been transformed into a magnificent pastoral estate. Set on both sides of a lightly travelled gravel town road, with over 200 acres of manicured meadows and abundant hardwoods (forest management) with an incredible network of trails, the creators of this much loved Estate have to move on. The main (1970’s) home has a huge, light filled living/dining room with impressive floor to ceiling windows, fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with large butler’s pantry, den and 3 bedrooms including a massive master suite overlooking the stonewalls and lovely heated swimming pool. Across the drive is a large 3 bay garage and workshop building with huge second floor studio/apartment - an ideal office retreat for the artist or writer. Other amenities include whole house generator, swimming pond, stream with waterfalls and an apple orchard. The plantings and attention to detail on this much loved, totally unique estate have to be seen!
   
       
    $689,000 Under Contract  
 

 

 

 

 

THE OLD WOOLEN MILL c1788

 

 

 

 

   
  Poultney, VT
  Originally an old Woolen Mill c1788 (1 1/2 miles from historic East Poultney Village Green)- this 1997 restored and renovated 5+ bedroom, 3 1/2+ bath gem has to be seen- Set on a new walk-out full foundation, this +/- 4,400 SF home boasts a 25x25 rear wing with cathedral ceilinged family room with massive stone fireplace, open kitchen with stainless steel double convection ovens, sub zero refrigerator, granite counters and walk-in pantry. A second wing contains the master suite with cathedral ceilings and fireplace, full bath, walk-in closet and a 19x16 attached green house! Upstairs are 4 bedrooms with 2 more full baths plus a huge 25x27 rec room above the attached 2 car heated garage. The original "woolen mill" section has exposed beams, original doors and hardware radiating warmth and character throughout… Other amenities include huge wraparound deck (taking advantage of the views over the meadowland and Finel Hollow Brook), office, laundry room, front entry porch, cedar shake siding and slate roof… The 138 surveyed acres (both sides of the town gravel road) contains +/- 30 acres of fenced meadow/pasture land, a year round trout stream, incredible mature woods including sugarbush and a 2 acre deep spring fed trout/swimming pond complete with 24x24 "pond house" with stone fireplace and screened porch! Other outbuildings include 3 level 30x40 post and beam barn with 12x20 wing and old chicken coop (garden shed). A quintessential Vermont farm with the perfect setting… Priced to sell and an incredible value at $689,000-- Exclusive!
 
       
       
              $449,000 Reduced Price!  

 

 

 

160 ACRE PRIVATE KINGDOM
 
West Rupert, VT
The 3 bedroom 1 ½ bath main house, with its huge wrap-around deck, is set back from the road on the far edge of the meadow, overlooking the brook. Inside, its rustic charm is enhanced by big exposed old barn beams, a massive beehive fireplace, pine floors, and a second fireplace in the master bedroom. Its beautiful 163 acres, divided by a year-round brook, are delightfully varied and productive. The 2,000 feet of road frontage borders a south-facing meadow suitable for organic crops; most of the balance is well-managed mature, mostly hardwood forest. Apple trees and wildlife abound. The amazing migratory bobolinks are yearly visitors. The 28 x 40 guest lodge, set privately apart from the main house, was built to accommodate groups of high school students visiting from New Jersey. The first floor contains a large open kitchen/living space with a woodstove as well as 2 separate, electrically heated full baths. Up 2 short flights of stairs are 2 large, separate rooms that have slept as many as 12.
     
     
  $399,000 Reduced Price!  
     

VERMONT SPLENDOR

 
Pawlet, Vermont
Here is a property where nature, artistry, unsurpassed craftsmanship & quality converge. Set up high off a private lane on +/-25 acres is this magnificent 3,900sf timber frame home with southerly views to Mount Equinox/Dorset Mountain/Mount Tabor. The 1990 built 4 bedroom, 3 full, 2 half tiled bath home is exquisite with Douglas fir & Cherry chamfered timbers, massive fieldstone fireplace, Kings Wood wide plank floors (+/-22"), antique & handcrafted light fixtures, cathedral ceilings and mahogany deck. Other amenities include separate studio building (cathedral ceiling, woodstove), garden shed, gorgeous stone walls including circular stone fire pit (Native American Council Circle), cedar shake siding, standing seam roof, and more...
  $399,000 Reduced Price!  
     

 

 

SLEEPING LADY FARM

 

 

 
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  
       
 

 

80 ACRE COMPOUND

 

   
  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 a family compound/in-law space or rental 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
   
       
    $349,500 Reduced Price  
       
 

 

 

CLASSIC FARMHOUSE

 

 

   
  Danby, VT
  Nestled privately along a quiet town dead-end road on the outskirts of Danby Village is this early 1800’s beautifully restored 5 bedroom period home. Set on +/-4 manicured acres including fenced pasture, gardens and fruit trees - with incredible views in all directions.
The home has a great flow and radiates warmth and antiquity with wide plank floors and lots of sunlight. Newly done eat-in kitchen with Stewart wood cook stove and brick hearth, slate and granite counters opening to family room with brick fireplace. Downstairs also includes formal dining room plus living room with second wood stove, slate patio and front porch. Upstairs are 5 bedrooms including cathedral ceilinged master bedroom- nice spacious and bright room.
Other amenities include laundry room/pantry, new Buderus propane boiler and wired for generator. Outside amenities - 2 story post and beam barn with 2 stalls below, chicken coop, garden shed, 1 car garage and beautiful timber frame woodshed. A special immaculate and quintessential Vermont farmstead with a great location (20 minutes to Manchester or Rutland) and priced to sell at $349,500!
   
       
       
    $349,500 New Listing!  
       
 

 

 

 

 

 

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 $349,500
       
    $324,500 New Listing!  
       
 

 

 

HISTORIC RIVERSIDE RETREAT

 

 

   
  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
   
       
    $299,500  
       
 

 

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

 

   
  Pawlet, VT
 
Set up high on a hill on over 10 Acres and surrounded by farmland is this 1998 built 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home. Incredible views and privacy out every window! Great kitchen with walk -in pantry, rear deck and maple breakfast bar. Grand cathedral ceilinged entry hall, generous mudroom space- dining room with south facing picture window… Amenities include custom maple cabinets and vanities, maple floors, huge 18x30 room over heated garage, partially finished basement and outdoor wood/oil furnace for total self sufficiency! A special piece of "pie in the sky" and irreplaceable at $299,500- firm (over $100,000 below assessed value!) Exclusive!
   
       
      $249,500 Reduced Price!            
       
 

 

 

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
       
    $249,500  
       
 

 

LOG HOME SPLENDOR

   
  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
       
    $249,500  
       
 

 

TURNKEY SOLITUDE

 

   
  Danby, VT
  Nestled back off a town gravel road on almost 4 (surveyed) acres is this completely renovated/expanded 3 bedroom, 2 bath cape with attached 26x30 2 car garage. Perched up on a knoll and surrounded with blossoming apple trees and other plantings the westerly view over the pond is beautiful. The home was all redone with an addition and 2 car garage in 2010-11. Beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, 2 new full baths, new propane “wood” stove with hearth, oil furnace (new c2008), new roof (2011 & c2003)… Great space with kitchen open to 28x14 living/dining area with picture windows and side porch, 1 bedroom with 3/4 bath and entry mud room down and 2 bedrooms with full bath up. Other amenities include great full basement, generator hook up and fiber optics/great cell service… Ideal for the home office!
This picture perfect setting and thoughtfully and thoroughly renovated cape is a super value at $249,500.
   
       
       
    $235,000 Under Contract  
     

CONTEMPORARY HIDEAWAY

 
Hebron, NY
Set back off a town gravel road on +/- 27 Acres offering total privacy and beautiful westerly views is this 2002 built 3 bedroom, 2 bath contemporary home. Great space with large open, airy, sun filled cathedral ceilinged master bedroom and living room (with wood stove), large open kitchen with exposed timbers and formal dining room. Nice outdoor space with huge wrap-around mahogany deck and screened porch. Other amenities include oversized detached 2 car garage with separate office/studio space, walk-out basement with finished entry room-- great meadow/pasture for horses and woods with trails. An opportune space less than half a mile from Vermont border.
Priced to sell and an incredible value at $235,000! Exclusive
 
     
  $225,000  
     

FARMER'S EXCHANGE STORE, c1890

 
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!
     
     
   
$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. Plenty of room here for a growing family or one level retirement living. Really well priced, well under the assessed value at only $197,500
   
     
    $174,900  
       
 

 

ENCHANTING LOG CABIN

 

   
  Danby, VT
  This beautiful hidden kingdom has total privacy set back off town gravel road tucked in the hills of Danby with gardens surrounded by mature woods (with easy access to Rte 7 w/in 25 minutes to Manchester and Rutland). This 3 bedroom, 2 bath gem boasts full length front porch, 8x16 wood shed, cathedral ceiling living room with wood stove, large open eat-in kitchen- all exuding warmth and charm.
       
       
    $149,900 Reduced Price!  
       
 

 

 

 

METTAWEE VALLEY FARMSTEAD

 

   
  Pawlet, VT
   
  Set in the Mettawee Valley with beautiful views over the surrounding protected (Vermont Land Trust) farm land this early 1800’s 4 bedroom, 1 bath farmhouse has great potential. Much has been done with new/updated septic, oil furnace, windows, siding, drilled well, etc. Spacious living room with pellet stove, large formal dining room, mud/laundry room, den and large master bedroom and full bath down. Up are 2-3 bedrooms and several other unfinished rooms needing renovation- lots of potential space. And for the handy man- attached heated and insulated 36x25 2 car garage/workshop! Great space and value at $149,900 Exclusive.
   
       
    $149,500 Under Contract  
       
 

 

 

QUEEN ANNE LEGACY

 

 

   
  Granville, NY
  You are immediately mesmerized by this true and awesome period home upon arrival under the grand attached high ceilinged car/coach port with elegant dental work and moldings. This leads to the huge wrap around porch with southwest views over the village where you enter the grand and formal 2 door entrance - thick, heavy doors with detailed glass and original hardware. The detail and grand scale of the house is immediately evident with a generous curved wall center hall and double front parlor with tile fireplace, 10’ ceilings, turret/corner tower with curved glass and bay window! Other interior details include 65 glass pane door, original chandeliers/light fixtures including a newel post light, hardwood floors and even a plate warmer built into the formal dining room radiator! The 3000+ SF 5 bedroom, 3 bath home includes a large eat-in kitchen, butlers pantry, library or office (with separate porch entry-way and waiting room for clients or patients), formal dining room and double parlor living room. Master bedroom has a huge closet plus round/turret dressing room. Other amenities include full basement with work bench, walk-up attic, rear entry porch and 3 bay +/-34x40 carriage barn all on a generous almost 1/2A village lot. Great location- easy < 30 min. commute to Manchester/Glenns Falls areas. An incredible value at $149,500
       
    $149,000  
       
 

 

DANBY OPPORTUNITY

 

   
  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 $149,000 incredible value. Exclusive
   
   
   
    $139,500  
     

 

RUPERT PRIVACY

 

 
West Rupert, VT
Large open, bright living room with lots of windows and pine plank floors. Nice privacy set along dead-end town gravel road with great access to hiking and snowmobile trails (Merck Forest & Bear Mountain). Recently updated with new heating system, hot water heater, drilled well and Anderson windows. Beautiful quiet spot - great starter home or retreat at only $139,500
     
     
                   

 

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