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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

 

       
 

 

 

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.
   
   
       
              $399,000 Under Contract  
     

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 Under Contract  
       
 

 

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
   
       
    $369,000 New Listing!  
       
 

 

 

SOUTH VIEWS TO EQUINOX MOUNTAIN

 

 

   
  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
       
       
    $349,500  
       
 

 

 

 

 

 

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  
       
 

 

 

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
  Set on a town gravel road, is this Cape style house which includes a new Conner Homes 26' x 30' deep garage, attached breezeway and mud room, and close to 4 acres of (surveyed) woods, and stream fed pond with surrounding apple trees and other beautiful mature vegetation.
The entire house was renovated in 2010-2011, to include the new garage and mudroom, as well as stainless appliance and granite countertop kitchen and breakfast peninsula. The living room has a propane fired stove on a bluestone hearth. Downstairs is a potential master bedroom with new 3/4 attached bath. Upstairs are two bedrooms and another new full bath.
The basement has access from the garage and 1st floor hall, and  a (c2008) oil fired furnace. Garage roof new in (2011, and main house, metal, (c 2003). All Hardie siding; house has newly added Hardie in 2016. First floor carpet new 2017, and fresh paint in living room, upstairs bedrooms, kitchen, hallway, and mud/breezeway, and all windows trim. Kitchen opens to 28' x 14' living/dining area, with picture windows looking out toward pond. Side porch overlooking pond and yard/woods. Large basement, and whole house Kohler propane generator, (2015).
Fiber optic service and satellite hookups on site for excellent home office use, including AT&T cell service access. This thoroughly planned out renovation of house and property, and its picture perfect VT setting makes this cape a super value at $249,500.
   
       
    $249,000 New Listing  
       
 

 

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
   
       
    $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
   
     
       
    $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 Under Contract  
     

 

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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