Seeking home, community and sanctuary in a stunning and convenient location in Central Vermont? We are a small co-housing homestead that enjoys growing our own food (not for market) and stewarding an amazing spot with stunning views nestled into the flanks of the Green Mountains located on a well-maintained dirt road, 5 min drive to Worcester Village, 20 minutes to Montpelier, 50 minutes to Burlington. There are several dwellings currently available for sale with an opportunity to rent for a trial period prior to purchase, see further details below.
A jaw-dropping top-floor apartment in the main house
A cozy walk-out basement apartment with lots of windows
A small quaint cabin in the woods
The upstairs apartment in the two-story main house is 1125 sf with an open floor plan 2 bedrooms, one full bath. Locally harvested maple flooring and a wall of windows and sliding glass doors facing the Worcester Range. Beautifully tiled hearth with wood stove, kitchen with lots of counters, front deck facing the mountains makes for a lovely breakfast nook. Timber frame wood shed is out the back door, along with access to several sheds. Shared working basement contains a woodshop, cold room, seedling starting space, washer and dryer. Asking price: $240,000.
The cozy one-bedroom, 475-square-foot basement apartment with a bathroom across the hall in the basement features a full kitchen with a dishwasher and a very large closet off the bedroom. Windows along one side of the apartment facing the mountains fill the apartment with light. The shared working basement contains a woodshop, cold room, seedling starting space, washer, and dryer. Asking price: $95,000.
The 275 sf cabin is privately located in the woods about 250 feet from the main house which offers a small basement bathroom for toileting needs. The kitchen includes a propane stove, fridge, sink with water access, and a wall-mounted propane heater. The cabin has electricity and internet. The shared working basement contains a woodshop, cold room, seedling starting space, washer, and dryer. Asking price: $30,000.
The 4-acre parcel includes professionally designed and maintained landscaping all around the house, 14,000 sf of no-till organic beds, granite stairs, and a large deck. In addition: mature apple and pear trees, blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and chickens! A moveable hoop house provides growing conditions for lots of summer veg and protects our winter crops so we have food into January and early in the Spring. A gorgeous fire circle for private and group use is also available. Hiking and skiing out the back door, with access to the CC Putnam State Forest a quarter of a mile away. Purchase includes an equal share of and access to the land.
Cohousing Homestead Description:
We are a small cohousing project centered around growing ourselves as people, our own food, and creating a healing sanctuary for many creatures to enjoy. You can learn more about us here: http://www.dancingcatamount.coop. This is a unique opportunity to buy a portion of the homestead and through your participation benefit from an equal share of the delicious food which includes vegetables, eggs, and fruit.