Historic Vermont homes abound around Burlington and the Champlain Valley. Victorians, Colonials, Gothic Revivals, even classic Vermont farmhouses are among the historic properties for sale in the Burlington Area.
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Selling price REDUCED. This historic estate, situated on 3.5 acres in a protected cove on the west side of Grand Isle with 825 feet of gradual waterfront, is one of the most spectacular properties on Lake Champlain. The 5 bedroom, 4 bath post and beam Colonial has been immaculately restored with every extra including: an in-law apartment, decks, patios, balcony. A magnificent, newly renovated 100 x 30 sq.ft. post and beam barn which has recently been rented out for elegant weddings can also be used for animals, studio spaces, or a home business. Other pluses outside include an ice house, waterside hot tub, brick patio with fire pit, docks, workshop, detached 3-car garage, two 5000 lb. moorings, and a 1500 lb. mooring. It is a stunning, spacious compound where the entire family can enjoy glorious sunsets, sumptuous gardens, the finest in lakefront living.
Listed by John Nelson of Lang McLaughry RE/Middlebury
Stunning historic mansion, circa early 1900's. Lake & Adirondack Mountain views from the upper stories. This property stands out in Burlington's Hill Section with its striking grey stone facade with blue trim, and has been lovingly updated & restored to a single family home by its current owners. Updates in last 2 years include plumbing & electrical, radiant floor heat, remodeled kitchen & baths, new painting & carpeting, new vintage & contemporary lighting & improved insulation. Gracious front hall, formal living & dining, upgraded eat-in kitchen with marble floors, black granite counters, tin ceiling & walk-in pantry. 2nd level features the Master suite, 3 additional bedroom suites & a bedroom/sitting room with a private balcony & views to Lake Champlain & the Adirondacks. The finished attic offers flexible bedroom/playroom space. Lower level walkout with finished den, storage/workrooms. Deep landscaped lot with trees in front for privacy, a patio & lovely pergola in the back yard.
Listed by Brian M. Boardman of Coldwell Banker Hickok and Boardman
A piece of a disappearing Vermont scene. Large private parcel presently used as a small gentleman farm for horses, cows, sheep, chickens, etc. The property includes a small 1 bedroom cabin that can be used while you build your dream home. There is a state permit in place for a 5 bedroom home. A historic barn has been restored and is presently used for animals, hay storage and has a heated office/store. An additional large workshop, a 3 bay pole barn and several run in sheds are also located on the property. Other features of the land include a pond, about 100 acres of Timberland and about 1.5 miles of frontage on Lewis Creek. Some land conserved and in current use program. Truly a special piece of Vermont!
Listed by Dorothy Waller of Lang McLaughry RE/S. Burlington
A once in a lifetime opportunity to own a piece of History! The Edward Lyman House is a beautiful multi-family property on the National Register of Historic places and features three spacious Townhome style apartments within walking distance to Church St. The property was totally renovated in 2009 with quality inclusions, which combined with the original superior craftsmanship make this one of the most sought after Burlington properties on the market today. Each apartment has its own character and charm with abundant natural light and is sure to impress even the most discerning Buyer.
Country charm at its best in this historic Greek Revival farmhouse style home on 6.20 acres. This home is currently being used as a B & B, being sold as a single family home with in-law or au-pair quarters. Additional 1 bedroom guest cottage for rental income or for family or friends when visiting. In-ground pool & barn with water & power. This would make a wonderful property for the gentleman farmer! 400 acres of conservation land owned by the Nature Conservancy abuts this property in the back. Walking & XC ski trails surround Shelburne Pond in the back and add to the ambiance of the property. A beautiful property & lots of income potential or just to enjoy family living.
Listed by Carol Audette of Coldwell Banker Hickok and Boardman
The best of 1840's character and charm along with outstanding modern upgrades with convenient accessory apartment. Brand new hardwood floors, granite counter tops, stainless steal appliances, central vacuum, tiled master bathroom with jetted soaking tub and dual cherry vanity with corian counter tops are just a few of the modern amenities you will find inside this meticulously kept historic colonial. Vintage details were not lost in the careful restoration of this home. You will find original restored custom crown molding, a gorgeous spiral staircase with oak trim, and granite-marble walkways to the main house and accessory apartment ($1000+/year or convert into entire home). Sitting on the West side of Spear Street on a 5 acre lot with mountain views, gazebo and scenic landscaping, this home offers a true slice of Vermont beauty. The barn offers space for three cars and the single car garage allows for easy parking. Enjoy overlooking the pool and spacious yard on your large back deck.
Listed by Brittany Roy of Keller Williams Realty, G.M.P.
Thompson's Point is one of Vermont's treasures. This lakeshore property is part of a wonderful summer community full of activity and historic beauty. With a slate shoreline, a cottage nestled in soft evergreens, long range SE mountain views, this unique double lot with cottage and bunk house makes this property extra special in every way. A stone fireplace, screened lakeside porch, softwood floors, windows galore, remodeled summer kitchen, and a bunkhouse with its own bath gives the owners flexibility and fun possibilities.
Listed by Lynn J. Jackson of C21 Jack Associates/Vergennes
Three Chimneys Farm: located just 6 miles south of Burlington is this classic Vermont farmhouse built in 1820. Picturesque with two barns and three outbuildings, gardens, fields, maple grove, and abutting 30+ acres of preserved countryside. This home, overflowing with character, original details, vitality, and soul is full of history that has been painstakingly preserved while updating the home with all modern amenities. The kitchen has been renovated this year with all new stainless steel appliances, lighting fixtures and restored cabinets, trim and moldings. The Master Suite has a private library and reading loft, and a new bathroom added this year. A beautiful home with historic charm and updated with all modern conveniences.
Magnificent Scenery with Historical Charm, the former Algonquin Inn delights with the charm of yesteryear and tasteful modernization for todays lifestyle. High atop the East Shore of Lake Champlain, enjoy sunny South and West views across the water to the islands and Adirondack Mountains beyond. Many of the original features are preserved in this now private residence, wood floors, trim/molding, grand staircase and open living/dining room where guests once spent leisurely summer days relaxing on the shores of Lake Champlain. Deeded 60 ft waterfront, shared with only one other neighbor, allows for swimming, kayaking, dock and mooring. Several out buildings provide excellent workspace and storage. Mstrbedroom with lake view balcony. Screened porch overlooks lawn, lake and sunsets beyond. Nicely finished office/hobby room over garage. Solar panels for hot water and electrical generation. Easy access to I-89. Come experience this truly unique Vermont country estate along Lake Champlain!
Historic Center Hall Colonial located in the Distinctive Village of Charlotte. Built by the McNeil Brothers, who also had the first ferry crossing in Charlotte, the house offers many original features including wallpaper from France. This property needs to be lovingly restored to its previous grandeur with wooden floors, wainscoting and a bay window. Beautiful maple trees and outstanding Adirondack views dominate the grounds. In addition to an antique smokehouse there is a two story, 2236 sq. ft., auxiliary building that was used as a craft shop and could be used as an income producing antique shop, part of a bed and breakfast complex, an in-home executive office and numerous other possibilities. There is also a mother-in-law apartment which is currently rented for $750 per month plus utilities. Close to Charlotte walking path and 20 minute commute to Burlington.
Listed by Nancy Ryan of Lang McLaughry RE/Mid Verg