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Look inside! Wasn’t expecting that interior! Lakefront in Vermont. $375,000

May 16, 2024

Look inside! Wasn’t expecting that interior at all! The house was built in 1937. It is located on .30 acre in Franklin, Vermont. The house features wide plank hardwood floors, farmhouse sink, vaulted ceilings and french doors. The home is situated on Lake Carmi. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms and 1,591 square feet. $375,000

Contact Templeton Real Estate Group: 802-654-8500

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome to your lakeside retreat on the serene shores of Lake Carmi! Nestled amidst towering trees on an oversized parcel, this enchanting cottage offers 130′ of prime lake frontage, ensuring unparalleled privacy and tranquility. Step onto your private dock and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Lake Carmi, where endless water activities await. Whether swimming, boating or lounging by the water’s edge, this is your sanctuary for summertime bliss! Steeped in history and charm, this cottage features hand-crafted windows and doors brought in from the 1937 World’s Fair at the French Pavilion in New York. From the moment you walk through the front door, you’ll appreciate the character and nostalgia that elements like the original wide-plank floors, smooth log stair railings, tongue and groove wall paneling and vintage farmhouse sink evoke. The living spaces are large and inviting, designed for relaxation and gatherings with picturesque views of the lake visible from almost every angle. Five bedrooms provide ample space for family and guests, while two bathrooms ensure convenience and functionality. Ready for immediate enjoyment, this cottage comes fully furnished, allowing you to embrace lakeside living from the moment you arrive. For added convenience, a shed provides storage space for all of your outdoor essentials. A delightful summertime oasis, providing the perfect atmosphere for making memories and escaping the hectic pace of everyday life!


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