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A distinguished country homestead built and designed by a local craftsman is on the market for the first time. The timeless sense of an English Cottage with divided windows, wood shake roof, inviting nooks, and custom built-ins charmed by warm wood detail that is dispersed throughout. The main house encompasses several unique spaces including the south facing, brick-floored sunroom and a screened porch overlooking the pond and gladed woodlands. Upstairs two of the bedrooms have dedicated bathrooms, one with a loft, the other with a spacious custom-built closet while the guest bath serves the 2 other bedrooms. So many possibilities for the 3rd level wood paneled bonus room; hobby room, studio or 5th bedroom in addition to a home office with a private entrance at ground level. A 1920 sq ft three bedroom guesthouse with permitted separate septic and well is housed comfortably in a red New England barn complete with oversized windowed cupola. Do you have some home industry ideas? Finish developing the oversize workshop into living or working space in the additional 2000 sq ft. A detached 4 bay garage houses any mechanical or recreational needs.There are over 10 acres consisting of lawn, field, pond, stone walls and forest. Set just a stone's throw from Peru Village and close to the National Forest trail systems, Bromley, Stratton, Magic Mountains, Wild Wings XC, and Hapgood Pond. So many possibilities! Any furnishings pictured are visually staged.

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Tax Information

  • Tax Year2023


  • Year Built1986
  • Building ConstructionWood Frame
  • ConstructionExisting
  • Property StyleContemporary, Farmhouse
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathroom4
  • Total Baths4
  • Full Baths1
  • 3/4 Baths2
  • Half Bath1
  • Total Rooms12
  • Square Feet4,905
  • APX Unfin Below Grade1695
  • BasementFinished, Full, Stairs - Interior, Unfinished, Walkout
  • FoundationPost/Piers, Poured Concrete


  • Heat FuelOil, Pellet
  • Heat SystemBaseboard, Hot Water, Stove - Pellet
  • WaterDrilled Well
  • Water HeaterDomestic, Electric, Off Boiler, Owned
  • Sewer1000 Gallon, Septic
  • Electric200 Amp, Circuit Breaker(s), Generator Ready, Underground
  • UtilitiesCable


  • Delayed ShowingsYes
  • Date Showings Begin2024-01-10
  • SeasonalNo
  • Page213,441
  • Date Listed01/06/2024
  • View Count13


  • Parking Spaces5


  • Building Number583
  • StreetHapgood Pond Road
  • TownPeru
  • StateVT
  • Zip05152
  • CountyBennington
  • DistrictTaconic and Green Regional
  • Elementary SchoolFlood Brook Union School
  • Junior HighFlood Brook Union School
  • High SchoolChoice
  • Flood Zone Y/NNo


  • Interior FeaturesBlinds, Cathedral Ceiling, Ceiling Fan, Dining Area, Primary BR w/ BA, Natural Light, Natural Woodwork, Skylight, Storage - Indoor, Walk-in Pantry, Laundry - 1st Floor
  • Room 1 TypeKitchen
  • Room 1 Level1
  • FloorsCarpet, Hardwood, Tile
  • Room 2 TypeDining Room
  • Room 2 Level1
  • Room 3 TypeLiving Room
  • Room 3 Level1
  • Room 4 TypeSunroom
  • Room 4 Level1
  • Room 5 TypeMudroom
  • Room 5 Level1
  • Stories2.5
  • Room 6 TypePorch
  • Room 6 Level1
  • Room 7 TypeBath - 1/2
  • Room 7 Level1
  • Room 8 TypeLaundry Room
  • Room 8 Level1
  • Room 9 TypePrimary BR Suite
  • Room 9 Level2
  • Room 10 TypeBedroom with Bath
  • Room 10 Level2
  • Room 11 TypeBedroom
  • Room 11 Level2
  • Room 12 TypeBedroom
  • Room 12 Level2
  • Room 13 TypeBath - Full
  • Room 13 Level2
  • Room 14 TypeBonus Room
  • Room 14 Level3

Basic Information

  • MLS Number4981567
  • MLS StatusActive
  • StatusACT
  • Property TypeSingle Family
  • List Price$1,675,000
  • Listing Agent NameNancy Jensen
  • Broker NameFour Seasons Sotheby's Int'l Realty
  • LM MST WGARDetached


  • Acreage10.5
  • Lot DescriptionCountry Setting, Level, Pond, Sloping, Wooded
  • DrivewayGravel
  • RoadsPublic
  • Road Frontage52


  • Exterior FeaturesBarn, Garden Space, Natural Shade, Outbuilding, Porch, Porch - Screened
  • Exterior ColorGrey
  • ExteriorClapboard, Vertical, Wood Siding
  • RoofMetal, Shingle - Wood, Standing Seam


  • PricePerSqFt375.22

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