22 Acre Waterfront Shingle-Style Retreat on Shelburne Farms in Vermont
$9,975,000 | Built 2004 | 4,200 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 4.5+ Baths | 22.22 Acres
The residence on Shelburne Farms is the definition of an idyllic retreat and offers a rare opportunity to live within one of Vermont’s most treasured landscapes. One of seven private estates within Shelburne Farms, it is set on the northern portion of the former 3,800-acre Vanderbilt-Webb estate whose grounds were designed with the assistance of the world-renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmstead. The magnificent shingle-style residence is perched on the ridge among mature hardwood trees sited for maximum views which include the Adirondack mountains to the west, and distant views north to Burlington over the shimmering waters of Lake Champlain. In addition, this 22-acre property boasts an incredible 836-feet of private shoreline as well as a separate guest house and storage barn (2007). With its impressive architecture and luxurious finishes, this stunning home seamlessly blends modern amenities with the timeless beauty of its natural surroundings.
Inside, you’ll find an open and airy living space filled with natural light and high-end finishes, perfect for entertaining guests or simply enjoying quiet moments with family. The home’s spacious bedrooms provide ample room for relaxation and rejuvenation, while the impressive Great Room serves as the home’s focal point with rooms pinwheeling off of it, including a 3-season screen porch that enjoys beautiful Westerly and Northerly lake views.With its unparalleled location on Shelburne Farms, this property offers a unique opportunity to experience the best of Vermont living, with easy access to hiking trails, farm-to-table dining, and all the natural beauty that the area has to offer. The residence on Shelburne Farms could be your own personal sanctuary in the heart of one of Vermont’s most beautiful landscapes.