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Historic House Listings

Want this!!! Over 13 acres in VT! Circa 1812.

December 7, 2018

I love this house and property! From the kitchen sink, the fireplace, the bathtub, the barn, the views, the solitude. This is a dreamhouse. Built in 1812! Located on 13.22 acres in Shaftsbury, Vermont. New roof, foundation, chimneys, electrical system, and furnace. Hardwood floors throughout, walkout basement and I love that vintage stove! One bedroom, one bathroom, and 924 square feet. $249,500

From the Zillow listing:

 

Seeking refuge from the daily grind? Looking to downsize? Always wanted a home with land, mountain views, a river? Now you can have it all! This 1812 farmhouse has been completely restored and updated… retaining all the original character but with structural integrity and modern conveniences. Newer roof, chimneys, foundation, electrical, furnace. Spend more time enjoying life with only 924 sq ft to clean! Cheerful kitchen with new fridge, antique propane cookstove, porcelain sink with copper counter, hutch, negotiable Butcher block island. Living/Dining with exposed beams and wood-burning fireplace, surrounded by original built-ins. Full bath with clawfoot tub/shower. Second floor has Master Bedroom and Office, both with closets. Hardwood floors throughout. Walk-out basement with concrete floor, all utilities, laundry area… much nicer than you’d expect for a 200+ year old house! Large rear deck for soaking up panoramic views. Antique barn restored with new roof, sills, siding… has underground electric & water, 2 stalls, tack room, storage room, and hayloft above. Expansive pasture/meadow and horse track. Along the eastern border is the Little White Creek, perfect for cooling off on hot summer days. Current owners purchased neighboring parcel (3.28 acres) so it is already subdivided and buildable, with separate driveway access and power… Or keep all 13.22 acres for yourself. This well-loved & carefully curated home is ready for you!

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