May Homes Report: Loft Bedrooms, Stables, Heirloom Apple Trees & More
May 19, 2016 01:25PM
● By Erin Frisch
($998,000) Set at the height of its 20 acres and situated to capture views of a beautiful south facing valley and Mt Ascutney, Rush Meadow Haven is a stylish contemporary home designed and built in 2006 to compliment its stunning natural setting. LR features cathedral ceiling accented by antique timbers, gas fireplace, and a striking palladian "window wall." Kitchen is a chef's delight with professional quality appliances, soapstone counters, and a dining area which looks to the view. Downstairs wine cellar DR is serviced by dumb waiter from the kitchen and can also function as a theater. Master BR is main level with bath ensuite and copious closets, two family bedrooms each have a bath and share a common sitting area. Grounds are exceptional: Willow Brook courses through the property, mature birches and apples abound with interspersed stone walls, 2 fenced pastures with run-ins for horses, 2 stall stables attached to the house. Located 3 miles from S Woodstock in the heart of horse country.
($749,000) This historic 1830âs Cape combines every element desired in a Vermont country property starting with a location only minutes to the villages of Woodstock and Quechee while offering convenient access to I-89, nearby Hanover, NH, and Dartmouth College. Situated in a position to take advantage of full south-facing views and owning land on both sides of High Pastures Road, the house overlooks abundant and well established perennial gardens, heirloom apple trees, manicured lawns, and open pastures as well as a spring-fed swimming pond (stocked with trout) and small woodlot laced with walking paths. The interior presents the charm and sense of place you would expect in a well-preserved Vermont farmstead of this vintage with wide pine floors, an open kitchen/family/dining room, sitting room with working fireplace, first floor master bedroom suite, and three well proportioned and adaptable rooms upstairs. A small barn completes the property. Quintessential Vermont for the antique home lover!
($575,000) Charming brick cape located in historic South Woodstock has been lovingly restored while retaining its' antique charm. The large expanse of lawns border the Kedron Brook creating a magical setting. South facing the light filled rooms are comfortable and inviting. The kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite counters and french doors to the large deck that looks out to the perennial gardens and brook is a fabulous gathering place. The 34'x15' family room offers great space for entertaining . Enjoy trout fishing in the brook as well as swimming in the Kedron Pond, horseback riding along the many back roads and trails associated with Green Mt. Horse Assoc.The country store is a favorite gathering spot for the locals as well as dining at the Kedron Vally Inn. 5 miles from the Woodstock Green and a short distance to skiing at Suicide Six, Killington, and Okemo with Cross Country skiing at the Woodstock Country Club. There is no end to all of the activities available !
($579,000) Perched above the Green Mountain Horse Association and the hamlet of South Woodstock, this modified reproduction saltbox offers amazing views and a southwest orientation bringing in bountiful natural light. Located in the heart of Vermont horse country, the home features four wood burning fireplaces, a wood paneled keeping room with exposed beams, formal living and dining rooms and four bedrooms including a master bedroom suite. An easy drive to Woodstock Village and world class recreational facilities including equestrian trails and event center at GHMA, fishing, hunting, skiing, tennis and golf. A slice of Vermont paradise.
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