Pownal

Old Bennington today is a graceful village of historic homes from the Revolutionary, Antebellum and Victorian years of our country. The entire village was designated a National Historic District in 1984. The dominant architectural style is Federal and homes built later, into the 20th century also favored this style.  

Directly across from the village green lies a remarkable cemetery of Revolutionary War heroes as well as other notable’s including Robert Frost and his immediate family. The Old First Church was restored in 1937 using the original plans of its master builder and architect, Lavius Fillmore. The first minister of this Congregational Church was Rev. Jedidiah Dewey and his home still remains in the village along with the homes of many other early settlers and leaders of this village. It was the first church in Vermont.

Chartered in 1749 and settled in 1761 we owe a debt of gratitude to Captain Samuel Robinson who discovered Bennington when he mistook the Hoosac River for the Hudson River upon returning with his soldiers from exploration of “The Wilderness” known today as Vermont. Governor Benning Wentworth of New Hampshire had been charged by King George to settle this territory and Bennington was the first grant given and named after the governor in 1749.

Endowed with natural beauty, located on a wide plateau west of the town of Bennington, Old Bennington has become a remarkable place to own a home.

When the post office officially made the move in 1848 to the valley, Bennington on The Hill or Bennington Centre became Old Bennington and Bennington was reorganized.   Old Bennington, over time, took advantage of becoming a residential village as businesses followed the commerce down the hill. It is quite unique that now, Old Bennington is limited to residential zoning with some home occupations.  One outstanding example of bygone days is reflected in the Walloomsac Inn which had originally been the home of Jedidiah Dewey’s son Elijah and still stands, though closed to the public. A few other grandfathered businesses remained but are no longer there. The grandest feature of all is The Bennington Battle Monument, commemorating The Battle of Bennington, a significant turning point in The Revolutionary War.   

There are 97 residences mostly on 2+ acres of land with sidewalks shaded by tall trees.  We highly encourage you to get a feel for the village and its history by walking from the Old First Church and cemetery up Monument Avenue, stopping to read the commemorative plaques recognizing our heroes in the Revolutionary War and ending at the Bennington Battle Monument.

If you cherish history and elegant historic and vintage homes you must put this village on your list of possibilities.    

134 Grapevine Lane Pownal VT 05261

Price$549,000

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MLS Number 4715676

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 7,102

Custom-built 2007 Center Hall Colonial with top-of-the-line kitchen and jaw-dropping Post & Beam great room. Main floor Master Suite with walk-in closet and luxurious bathroom with two vanities, jetted tub, and separate steam shower with multiple heads & body sprays. Laundry Room just off Master for exceptional accessibility. Family Room with cathedral ceiling and gas fireplace. A Chef's dream kitchen with Maple raised panel cabinets, granite counters, island with prep sink, and a full suite of appliances: convection wall oven, gas cook-top with decorative vent hood, commercial refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, built-in wine racks & chiller. Great Room (perfect for entertaining) has custom wet bar and space for your pool table and theater system. Second floor has 3 bedrooms and full bath. Lower level has rec room, office, bedroom, 3/4 bath, 2 storage rooms, and utility room. Central Air and 100% radiant heat on all levels from oil Buderus boiler. Inside you'll find attention to detail, such as crown molding, hand-hewn Acacia hardwood, mosaic tile floors & showers. Outside you'll find a stamped concrete patio, above ground pool, TREX decks, and lush landscaping with sprinklers and drip irrigation system. Underground pet fence, ADT security system, Siemens automatic generator. Oversized 3 car garage with steel I-beams, 12x24 shed, and 32x36 pole barn for outdoor wood boiler & storage. Private road, only 15 mins to Williamstown, MA or Bennington, VT. Paradise!

Listed by Jenifer Prouty Hoffman of Maple Leaf Realty

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7557 US ROUTE 7 Pownal VT 05621

MLS Number 4746159

  • Commercial
  • Year Built 1065
  • Acreage 0.86

Majestically sited in a business district sets two properties: one 17,488sf commercial building in sensational shape, and one 1,280sf well-maintained residential house, occupied by a dependable, long-term tenant. The stalwart commercial property features a truck loading dock, a modern elevator, two floors of expansive open space, central air, alarm system, two curb cuts and paved parking for 20+ vehicles. The amazing layout of the 17,488sf of space in the commercial structure could readily and comfortably be divided into 2 or 3 units for additional rental income.

Listed by Doreen Coones and Peter Russell of Monarch Realty

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82 Pine Ridge Drive Pownal VT 05261

Price$369,900

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MLS Number 4746806

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 5,468

Absolutely beautiful home updated with high end materials. Hickory floors, Quality crafted kitchen with granite counters and porcelain floor. Open floor plan features large entry foyer, dining, living and kitchen all flow seamlessly together. 2nd floor feature great room with cathedral ceiling and beautiful views of Barber Pond from the oversized windows. Master suite with full bath with jet tub, large closet, and an elevator from floor 2 to the basement! A unique property with many fine features and a few yet to be finished. This is a MUST SEE home! (Internet ComCast).

Listed by Pauline Green of Steepleview Realty

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204,188 Lavino Pownal VT 05261

Price$350,000

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MLS Number 4630537

  • Land
  • Acreage 95.6
  • Zoning Residential

Shangri-la! Very private paradise, 99.5 acres of woodlands and meadow with spectacular western views. Enjoy the tranquility of a Vermont sunset every evening, renovate the old farm and guest houses, or build your dream house!

Listed by Ann Greenwood of Alton + Westall Real Estate Agency, LLC

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204, 188 Lavino Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$350,000

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MLS Number 4630556

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Square Feet 3,148

Own your own hundred acre wood in Vermont--with beautiful western views, meadows, stream and woods. Privacy and Serenity abound on this magical property located close to both Bennington and Williamstown. Awaiting renovation, the spacious 1910 farmhouse offers 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, living room, family room, kitchen, porch and patio. A loving hand will return this farmhouse to a remarkable country home and private getaway with its own little guest house. Follow your dream, plant an orchard, grow your own vegetables, ride your horse, take a walk, sit and read- the possibilities are endless. 95.6 acres with frontage on both Ladd and Brookman roads.

Listed by Ann Greenwood of Alton + Westall Real Estate Agency, LLC

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97 Mann Hill Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$320,000

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MLS Number 4749836

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2,632

Immaculate Cape on 3.50 acres in an ideal location between Bennington and Williamstown. This well constructed home offers a spacious light filled kitchen, generous bright and cozy great room with gas fireplace and large windows overlooking beautiful mountain views. Exterior doors open to a covered porch. An efficient office and powder room complete the first floor. The upstairs level includes a master bedroom with large bathroom and additional bedroom. Ground level walkout includes a large bedroom, full bathroom, laundry room and work bench area. A large oversize two car detached garage with shop area complete this nicely maintained home. This property has lovely gardens and beautiful mountain views.

Listed by Moira Spivey of Four Seasons Sotheby's Int'l Realty

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2205 Route 7 Pownal VT 05261

MLS Number 4750831

  • Commercial
  • Year Built 1989
  • Area Other

Custom built office building by contractor owner, good rental history, good traffic, high visibility on Route 7. Two story, flexible space, currently five units on first floor, three on second. Workshop outbuilding. Parking for 50 and 6.6 acres.

Listed by Ann Greenwood of Alton + Westall Real Estate Agency, LLC

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225 County Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$280,000

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MLS Number 4746977

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 2,248

Room to roam! Lovely 3 bedroom Ranch with open floor plan, wood floors, finished basement and large attached garage. All Situated on private 37.5 acres with horse barn and loads of possibilities.

Listed by Richard Thackston of R.H. Thackston & Company/Bellows Falls

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273 Mattison Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$279,900

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MLS Number 4710453

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1,836

Peaceful seclusion, mountaintop views, a private pond and low energy home all tucked away not twenty minutes from Bennington or Williamstown. 3BR/2BA one level Contemporary enjoys a bright, open floor plan that flows from the jaunty mudroom into the kitchen/dining area and beyond into the great room with exposed beams, access to the deck and brick hearth with wood stove. Master suite includes an incredible spa-like master bath with jetted tub, walk-in shower, granite double vanity and laundry closet with full size stackable washer and dryer. Office/study, two additional bedrooms and 3/4 guest bath complete the floor plan. Hardwood floors throughout most of the home, radiant heat. The deck offers space for enjoying the view of the pond and all the beauty of this setting. Large detached barn/garage. Just under 6 acres.

Listed by Vicki Wilson of Maple Leaf Realty

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395 School house Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$279,500

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MLS Number 4748630

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1,584

Gorgeous 51 acres of rolling meadows and woods start the path to a cute farmhouse on the hill. Perfect for an organic farm. The house has three bedrooms with a possibilty of a 4th, large country kitchen, dining room with a woodstove and bright living room plus an office or a den. There is a great barn and a detached two car garage. The property is enrolled in Vermont Current Use Program for forestry and agriculture. Small maple stand, 105 maple trees tapped this year. Walking distance to the elementary school. Come and take a look!!!

Listed by Kelley McCarthy of Hoisington Realty, Inc.

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248 Ledgar Drive Pownal VT 05261

Price$199,900

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MLS Number 4713359

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1,852

Get away to this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home situated on 11.5 private acres in Pownal. Resting at the crest of the hill this split level home offers living room with fire place, modern kitchen, dining room, family room with pellet stove, den/office laundry room and more. Hardwood floors, privacy, an over-sized 2 car detached garage, and above ground pool round out some of the special features. You must see this house and location!

Listed by Brenda Jones of KW Vermont - Brenda Jones Real Estate Group

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1458 Barber Pond Road Pownal VT 05261

Price$198,500

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MLS Number 4740964

  • Residential Single Family
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1,741

Behind the white picket fence sits a charming 1850's cape on 1.7 acres across from Barber Pond in Pownal. The kitchen stays warm and cozy with a new Elmira Cooks Delight, cook stove 1840 replica. Off the kitchen is a large three season porch for dining and relaxing. The living room and family room have original wood beam ceilings along with a fireplace with a woodstove insert that heats most of the house. The first floor master bedroom has a slider out to the deck. Laundry and full bath are also on the first floor. The second floor has two bedrooms with built-ins and a 3/4 bath. The hidden room above the kitchen has refinished wood wide board floors. It would make a great home office/study, guest room or a place for the kids to hang out. The grounds include a hot tub, stream, garden shed, barn/garage and storage shed. This is a charming country property with your own maple stand for home sugaring.

Listed by Kelley McCarthy of Hoisington Realty, Inc.

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