Barnard, Vermont

 60 private acres - newer construction residence - incredible mountain views & playground

"MOOSE HILL" – Newer custom-built residence with fabulous 50-mile mountain views on 60 private acres. Wonderful outdoor playground with miles of marked/mapped hiking trails that connect to neighboring trails and class 4 roads, a stone firepit and yard play area, lovely but easy to maintain landscaping and gardens. The residence, completed in 2011, blends authentic yet elegant Vermont character of a new house. Spectacular great room with gourmet kitchen, dining and living areas and stone-faced fireplace, 21-foot vaulted ceiling, and views out every window. Screened porch for summer dining and relaxation. The 1st level master BR and BA have windows and views, walk-in dressing closet and large master BA with separate stone-lined shower and a corner soaking tub with 180 degree. 3 other bedrooms on 1st and 2nd levels, each with ensuite baths. Office-parlor; Game room; Breakfast breezeway; Laundry room; Mudroom. The basement includes a fully finished, sound-insulated theatre projection room - and actively under construction is an additional 1,400 sf "rec area" including a full bath, a separate bunk room with 4 built-in bunk beds and sliding barn doors, and an open 36 x 22 recreation room suitable for ping pong and pool tables or a workout area, and has double doors that walk outside to the firepit and mountain view. Fully modern mechanicals. Expansion potential with a separate garage apartment, framed/ready to finish. Detailed property website available.  

The first level has over 3,500 s.f. of radiant-heated floors, mostly of 150-year old barnboard wide-plank/square-nailed flooring with quimby mountain stone on the floors of the foyer and back mudroom hallway to the garage.  Most of the walls and ceilings in the house are hand-troweled of diamond-coat plaster for an authentic Vermont aesthetic. The great room and main house timberframes are wrapped in 6-8 inches of solid foam for maximum insulation values.  First rate mechanicals, all-Anderson thermopane exterior doors and windows, three-car attached garage (one of which is currently utilized as a heated studio space), Buderus propane furnace, whole-house fully automatic Kohler backup generator, standing seam roofs, full security/smoke/CO2 systems, radon mitigation system, cellphone service and EC Fiber fiber optic high speed (100 mps) internet and phone service available.   Five bedroom state-approved in-ground septic in place.  Superb water from a 130-foot drilled well that gushes over sixty gallons per minute (60 gpm). Expansion potential with a separate garage apartment, framed/ready to finish.  Broker owned.



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