$469,000/ 2br - 1771ft2 - A Mountaintop Paradise: Five-Star Energy Rated Green Home 13.5 acres (Plainfield)
2BR / 2Ba1771ft2
house laundry on site no smoking detached garage wheelchair accessible
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FIVE-STAR ENERGY RATED artist/architect/artisan custom "GREEN-BUILT" home - in a generous wooded nest of prime Southern-exposed and open organic agricultural pasture acreage - just ten miles from Vermont's Capital! Feels like paradise - only 10 miles to Montpelier and I-89, 50 minutes to Burlington or Dartmouth College.
Can comfortably be constructed with up to THREE bedrooms from architectural design options. Open floor plan invites your dreams or renovations! Universal Access and age-in-place features in a home built in 2000 include back-up gas lighting, lift, and heating; very well-maintained roads throughout winter make this property particularly unique.
Distinctive architectural design/engineering with Five-Star Energy Rating means high efficiency, LOW utility bills, and incomparable comfort in this beautiful home. Spacious open floor plan with soaring ceilings and 22-foot walls of windows provide tremendous light and solar gain - as well as glorious mountain views from every direction.
Operable skylight for sheets of stars and fat night moons. Thoughtful craftsmanship throughout the home features cherry and ash hardwood built-in cabinetry, and artistically unique interior custom detailing by local artisans and woodworkers.
Radiant floor heat is complimented by a gorgeous new Hearthstone limestone wood stove - with top-rated efficiency anchoring the living room area in its bright Brazilian Kanawa granite bed.
Sunny gourmet kitchen with ample artisan-built storage areas, tile, and plenty of style and space throughout home.
Two baths, each featuring custom cabinetry, imported ceramic and glass tile, exquisite Italian marble, and high-end Danze copper fixtures - even a radiant heated copper towel warmer!
Spacious mudroom entry with crafted wood boot storage seat, decorative maple hat trees, and an efficient freezer.
Well-established landscaped perennial and organic gardens, apple/pear/plum orchard, blueberries, raspberries, asparagus and rhubarb among gently sloping, Southern exposed well-drained open fields. Agricultural bliss!
Complete privacy with stellar views on almost 14 acres of meadows provide great hiking, sledding, cross-country skiing; snowshoeing - right on the property. Swimming, canoeing and boating options 5 minutes away.
Walking distance to Vermont State Forest lands and trails. High speed (locally-owned) broadband internet not weather-dependent, cable available.
Detached two-car garage with small barn/storage area and animal shelter.
Documented pre-qualification required for all home tour scheduling, please - CONTACT OWNER DIRECTLY!
(Generous BUYER AGENTS compensation offered). Generous assistance with closing costs for cash buyers.
Full description, DRONE FOOTAGE of open agricultural acreage, more details and images can be seen here: