MLS Number 4720337
- Residential Single Family
- Listing Agent Name Susan Wylie
- Village Essex Junction
- Construction Existing
- Bathroom 3
Built in the late 1700's by Abel Castle, Abel's Homestead is one of the oldest homes in Essex and was considered one of the finest homes in town. The solid, quality craftsmanship of the Homestead still shines through today! The Castle family owned & cared for the Homestead until the late 1960's; it has since been lovingly restored, maintained & updated (including wiring & heating) while keeping its historical integrity. Located on coveted Weed Road, where in the summer you can swim or tube down the Browns River, meandering in the backdrop of cornfields w surrounding hiking/walking trails. In winter, enjoy cross country skiing & more all right behind your home, all only 1-2 miles from Essex Center amenities, 30 mins to skiing & a quick trip to Burlington. Over 3,600 sq. ft, of living space with unexpectedly large rooms for a home built in this era. The 1st floor is warm & open, includes a well laid out kitchen & dining area w pantry/laundry room, family room w cozy wood stove, full bath & large great room w built ins and gas fireplace, & a sunny, nicely sized BR/Office. 2nd Flr has 2 ample sized BRs w generous closets, full bath, & a large master suite w bath, & private sitting area; a peaceful oasis for days end. Built-ins & french doors to a balcony overlooking fields and river. Songbirds galore! Established gardens, porches, huge screened porch, in-ground pool, and barn for storage or workshop. Basement has walk in wine cellar. Call now!
Listed by Susan Wylie of Vermont Realty Group