This lovely Vermont country home is situated on 92 gorgeous, private acres with distant mountain views all around. Hayfields, hiking trails through the woods, one mile of frontage on Lewis Creek, a great fishing river running into Lake Champlain, and abundant wildlife all create a delightful nature's paradise! Established perennial and vegetable gardens, in-ground saltwater pool, stone patio and wood shed surround the house. 90 acres are presently in the Vermont Current Use Program, including 23 acres in conserved land, and benefits from the substantial property tax savings for agricultural and forested land. . There are no restrictions on farming or agricultural use thereby providing a perfect setting for a horse farm and other animal or crop husbandry. Enjoy gorgeous sunrises and sunsets from this comfortable 4-bedroom expanded cape. The bright open floor plan and features a large living room with raised fireplace, step-down dining room, spacious kitchen with island, den, full bath, mudroom and laundry. Upstairs, the large master bedroom has ensuite bathroom including whirlpool tub and there are 2 more good size bedrooms and another full bath. A guest suite is accessible via a separate stairway. Conveniently located between Burlington and Middlebury, just south of Mt. Philo State Park. This very special unique and picturesque Vermont property will appeal to anyone who values the privacy that acreage provides.
In many ways, Vermont is the getaway state. As one of the country’s least populated, it’s the place to get away from traffic, congestion, noise and even visual assaults. You won’t find a billboard on its highways. They’ve been banned since 1968. In getting away from it all, however, folks find much that draws them in. Covered bridges, crisp air, 300,0000 acres of state-own forestland, towns with a Saturday Evening Post kind of patina and, of course, maple syrup.Read more about luxury homes in Vermont