Homes with privacy in and around Lake Champlain offer a bit of seclusion while, at the same time, offering access to most of Vermont’s year round recreational activities.
Burlington Homes Value Privacy
Land conservation and privacy are still cherished concerns in the Burlington Vermont area. There are various degrees of homes with privacy, size and price. Contact KathyO'Brien to answer any questions about homes with privacy you might have.
One of the last remaining large parcels in Stowe, Strawberry Hill Farm is a classic Vermont country property of 186 private acres in the center of Stowe with easy access to the ski trails and the village. Pastures, woods, trails and spectacular views of Mt. Mansfield make this a one of a kind property. Fully renovated 6 bedroom farmhouse and activity barn with formal gardens, terrace, swimming pool, cabana and a 4 stall stable. A newly restored Guest Cabin is located privately near the large pond where you can swim, or barbecue. Unique, fun and idyllic as a family compound and horse property.
Listed by Pall Spera of Pall Spera Company Realtors, LLC/Stowe
Private, meticulous world class equestrian facility. Sweeping unobstructed views of Vermont's Green Mountains. Includes two residences with state of the art remote electronic management system. 25 stall barn with office, tack room. Walking barn with room for 4 more stalls. Indoor arena, outdoor arena, equipment barn or can be used for 20 more stalls. two 2 bedroom and one 1 bedroom apt with kitchens. Meadow, pond.
Listed by Donna Cusson of VCP Sotheby`s Int`l -Sugarbush
Undoubtedly one of the most spectacular waterfront properties on Lake Champlain. Custom designed and built on 655 feet of pristine washed stone beach, this one of a kind estate has the perfect balance of beauty, nature, privacy and location. A year round residence with lakefront guest house(2 bedroom 1700 sq ft built in 2003), antique beach cottage, barn & boathouse offer a perfect southwest exposure, sunsets over the Adirondacks and a gentle sloping lot to the crystal clear water's edge. The Main House built with style, with a warm, inviting floor plan that takes advantage of its setting and the views. All rooms on the main floor open to the lakeside mahogany porch. The private master suite on the second floor with fireplace boasts a large balcony to enjoy mesmerizing views of Lake Champlain. A beautiful park like entry with mature trees and gardens sets the tone for this spectacular home. The lakefront has a sandy bottom with dock, raft & 2 moorings. A cherished Lake Champlain residence.
Listed by Kathy O'Brien of Lang McLaughry RE/S. Burlington
Pheasant Hill is one of only seven estates located in an exclusive community known as Pheasant Hill Farm. Formerly part of the 4, 000'Â‚ÃƒÂ‚± acre Webb estate (Shelburne Farms), this special 250'Â‚ÃƒÂ‚± acre enclave offers extraordinary privacy in a truly remarkable setting overlooking Lake Champlain and the Adirondacks. The Adirondack shingle style 3-bedroom residence was constructed in 2003 with incredible attention to detail and using only the finest of materials and fixtures. The dramatic great room just off the entry has an open gallery above and spectacular views.The first floor master suite and guest quarters are at opposite ends of the home with separate guest quarters on the grounds, adding another 3 bedrooms. Amenities include 160 acres of protected common land, 2, 750'Â‚ÃƒÂ‚± feet of shoreline, 3 west-facing and very private small stone beaches, a trout pond, mooring rights and Shelburne Farms access. Subject to the Pheasant Hill covenants and restrictions.
Listed by Wade Weathers of LandVest, Inc-Burlington
Grand Stowe residence sited on 28 pristine acres bounded by conservation land with trails throughout. Light-filled great room with soaring two story ceiling and field stone fireplace anchors the main floor. Handsome kitchen with stone tops, rounded walled breakfast room, screened porch with stone fireplace, dining area, TV room and four bedrooms grace the great room. A spiral staircase winds up to the second floor library and executive office with its private half bath. Down the hall are French doors to the private master suite, a quiet place to reflect, indulge, stimulate and reconnect with a partner or self. Another spiral staircase winds down to the finished lower level entertainment room, spa and exercise area complimented by a sauna, steam shower and jetted tub. Overnight guests enjoy a private two bedroom apartment. Outside features stone terraces, pool, tennis court, sunken hot tub, two ponds and rolling meadows. Exceptional inside and out, this new listing is a must see.
Listed by Brent Libby of VCP Sotheby`s International - Stowe
Impressive home set on 10 acres of prime secluded waterfront on the shores of Lake Champlain with mountain views. The gorgeous open living room was built with reclaimed antique white oak floors & a large wood-burning fireplace. Windows surround the beautiful kitchen with top-of the line appliances, Vermont Verde counters and cherry cabinets. The second floor offers a master suite plus four additional bedrooms, two equipped with full baths, and library & office spaces. The lower level boasts a generously sized family room with red oak floors milled from the site, fireplace, and a separate au-pair suite with kitchenette. In addition to the 4-car heated garage, there is a detached 3-level 1880s Weather Hill barn offering a space to store boats and antique cars. With a beautiful screened porch, a large 20 x 60 heated pool with Panton stone walls, multiple outdoor patio spaces, landscaped grounds & 1100 feet of waterfront with beach - this is truly a premier estate on Shelburne Point.
Listed by Julie Gaboriault of Coldwell Banker Hickok and Boardman
'All the Bell's & Whistles' are just noise without perfect pitch....Elderberry Farm is a secluded symphony with a list of rural farm amenities scaled appropriately for someone looking for a peaceful place to call home for their family....both two legged & four legged. The Architect's design simply & elegantly expresses the Vernacular Vermont Farmhouse re-envisioned for21st century life. The list of quality components includes; furniture-grade cherry, mahogany & walnut; native Panton Store fireplaces, Danby Gray marble baking counter, heavy gauge Copper standing seam roof & 5 automatic heated Nelson water stations just starts the list. The horse barn is a restored hand-hewed antique frame adapted to multiple purposes. Two deep water spring-fed ponds, brooks & miles of nearby trails & close proximity to Breadloaf Center and the Middlebury Snow Bowl with Sugarbush, Middlebury College & Burlington are within 30 minutes drive.
Listed by Laird Bradley of Williamson Group Sotheby`s Intl. Realty
Leading architectural firm TruexCullins designed this award-winning home specifically for the site. This 13-acre Lake Champlain estate contains a secluded crescent beach with grandfathered boat launch. Its park-like grounds possess majestic white pines and old growth oaks with spectacular views of the Adirondacks. The home's meticulous design and craftsmanship blend natural materials, functionality and elegance. An impressive stone and glass atrium walkway connects the wings of the house. The custom kitchen opens to a dining enclave overlooking the lake. The kitchen also serves a large circular slate and stone veranda as well as a stunning great room with a double-sided stone fireplace. The private bedroom wing has a relaxing, lakeside master suite with a sunroom. For those seeking a one-of-a kind Lake Champlain compound please inquire about the adjoining 12.9 acres with renovated guest farmhouse on the lake and the additional adjoining 5.4-acre lakefront lot.
Listed by Kathy O'Brien of Lang McLaughry RE/S. Burlington
Adjacent to Putnam State Forest and Moss Glen Falls, yet minutes from historic Stowe village, this 55+/- acre estate is the perfect medley of contemporary luxury and classic New England charm. Part horse-farm and part country estate, the gated drive leads you past a pond and beyond the horse barn to the main house which is graced with expansive views from its thoughtful perch. This French country inspired residence is offered mostly furnished, and has a total of 5, 372 sq. feet, with 5 bedrooms and 7 baths. Features such as a marble kitchen baking island, multiple dishwashers and laundries, an in-law suite and unique tile work throughout the estate make it as grand as the view it enjoys. The office enjoys a private entrance, making it ideal for managing one's business affairs. Outdoor recreation is key as this property features walking trails throughout, multiple stone patios, terraces, and hidden enclaves from which to enjoy a breathtaking sunset on a warm, summer night.
Listed by Bateman Group of Pall Spera Company Realtors/Stowe Vill.
Private waterfront contemporary in Burlington's south end Oakledge neighborhood. Boathouse with rooftop deck & easy push button rail system for secure boat storage- Be on the water in minutes! Lake, mountain & city views! Open floor plan with attached apartment & radiant heat all 3 levels. Grand 2-story foyer. Open upgraded kitchen/dining with walk-in pantry & access to the enclosed heated porch with wraparound slate patio-Great outdoor space for entertaining guests! Spacious living room with fireplace/wood stove insert. 1st floor office with closet could double as guest room. Gracious open stairway to 2nd floor with open family room sitting area, guest/2nd bedroom & master suite with vaulted ceiling, 3 walk-in closets, full bath. Hallway to attached 1 bedroom/1 bath apartment with open kitchen/living & separate stairwell entry. 3rd floor vaulted den/family room with walk-in closets/storage. Nicely landscaped exterior with private backyard-Feels like the country! Association membership
Listed by Brian M. Boardman of Coldwell Banker Hickok and Boardman