Blog :: 07-2012

This gracious and comfortable home will be a joy to own....

Bennington, Vermont.  Classic Federal style brick Colonial with cedar shake roof and 3-bay garage. 16 acres of land located in a prime country area of other fine properties offers total privacy with the advantage of proximity to shopping and services. Foyer with a curved open stairway and balustrade sets an elegant tone. 10 main rooms, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths and two fireplaces equally desirable for the young family or the buyers seeking a retreat from metropolitan life. Remarkable grade of construction and attention to detail. This home offers all the amenities one would expect in a prime residential property and the maintenance is superb. The grounds enjoy expansive lawns bordered by stone walls and woods and include a generously sized pond and a fiberglass in-ground pool with south and west exposure. 37.5 KVA automatic diesel backup generator, housed in its own building, capable of running the entire residence.  For more information, click here. Listing Agent:  Kathleen Hoisington.  $750,000.

Newly reduced Bennington home...

259 Spring Hill Road, Bennington.  Wonderful small development on the outskirts of Bennington. This 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath tri level home has a large family room and sun room which overlooks a large pond and mountain views. Attached two car garage and detached one car garage with large workshop all being on 1.38 acres. The pond and 4.5 acres is of common ownership with the Spring Hill Home Owners Association.  Click here for more information about this great home! Listing Agent:  Todd Vosburgh.  Just reduced to $229,900!

Elm Street Bungalow...just reduced!

338 Elm Street, Bennington.  One of the most unique homes on Elm Street and built in 1929 this was a Bennett kit home. Extraordinary quality and a functional floor plan that remains sought after today. A 1940's first floor master bedroom suite which includes a fireplace and separate office is a surprise to the floor plan. Extremely private back yard with covered patio and detached garage. Ten main rooms, 2 fireplaces, hardwood floors and a bright southeast sunroom. Freshly painted interior but still needs a makeover. For more information, click here!  Listing Agent:  Kathleen Hoisington.  Just reduced from $195,000 to $180,000!

Well Maintained Bennington Ranch

125 Bard Road, Bennington. Well cared for 3 bedroom, two full bath, raised ranch home in lovely residential setting on 1.84 private acres. Property features kitchen with oversized granite island perfect for enjoying your coffee or serving a dinner party. Nice sized dining area off kitchen opens out to a year round sun room with skylights. Large living room with fireplace with brick hearth and large picture window overlooks the private front yard. Lower level features large family room with woodstove and office space, with a walk out to the spacious back yard. Enjoy the seasonal weather from the covered deck overlooking a large level back yard, with some nice winter views. This turn key property includes a large walk in lower level mudroom with laundry area and attached garage currently in use as a shop. But you needn't worry about parking, as here is a separate detached 2 car garage along with a garden shed for all of your landscaping, mowing and deck furniture storage. One look and you will fall in love.. Click here to learn more... Listing Agent:  Suzy Yucht.  $255,000.

1840s Post and Beam Farmhouse... 180 acres....

1657 Old Depot Road, Shaftsbury. Outstanding opportunity to own an historic property on 180 acres that has remained in the same family since 1947. This 1840's spacious and bright post and beam residence retains much of its original character including wide pine floors, slate roof, and more. Wonderful floor plan offering 10 rooms including 4 bedrooms, spacious kitchen with side entry, large dining room with built in china closet, large living room with fireplace, cozy family room with built in bookcases, large office and more. Wonderful setting on quiet road less traveled with substantial acreage and road frontage in both Shaftsbury and Arlington. Former P&B dairy barn is cleaned out and ready for your next party or installation of animals - you choose, the options are endless. Lovely landscaping, brook, walking distance to Lake Shaftsbury, the list goes on and on! A property like this does not come around but once every 65 years! For details, photos and virtual tour, click here.  Listing Agent: Suzy Yucht.  $829,000.

A cozy village property with plenty of charm....

314 County Street, Bennington. Immaculate two Bedroom, one bath home with new carpet in the livingroom and new appliances in the eat-in kitchen, large bath with claw foot tub, Large attic for storage, or it could be finished for a potential sleeping loft. Spacious front yard, private back yard, and a one car garage. House is being offered fully furnished and is move-in ready. A great first or second home with comfort and convenience. To learn more, click here! Listing Agent: Ann Cummings.  $125,000.

Looking for land?

Horton Hill Road, Shaftsbury.  62 acres in Shaftsbury, conveniently located to North Bennington. Some open fields, hedgerows. Very nice spot to build your dream home. Brook runs thru property. Shaftsbury school district. Click here to learn more! Listing Agent:  Joyce Scarey. $249,000.

Rental in a great family neighborhood!

324 Crescent Boulevard, Bennington. This large 5 bedroom 3 bath cape style home in a family neighborhood is the perfect space for your active family. Large lot at the end of the street offers plenty of play space as well as views! First floor offers a modern kitchen, formal dining room, library or den, and living room with fireplace. Upstairs boasts 5 bright bedrooms, two full baths and family room. Basement is full of comfort with a playroom/ home theatre. This home will remain on the sales market, and is offered on a month to month term. No smoking. Call for more details! Rental Agent:  Lindsey Woodie  $1,600 per month.

One of Bennington's 19th Century treasures...

 426 South Street, Bennington. A two unit historic home with all the glory a home from this period can offer. Grand rooms, hardwood floors, stunning woodwork, built-ins, high ceilings with beams, and a fireplace. This home needs some updating and maintenance to be at full potential. The downstairs unit has 2000 sq ft and upstairs has 1500 sq ft. A great opportunity to live in style in one unit and let the rent from the other take care of most expenses. This property is in the process of being subdivided, the .25 acres of land is an estimate at this time. For details, click here! Listing Agent: Ann Cummings.