Home of the Week: A Contemporary Farmhouse in Shelburne, Vermont
An idyllic New England retreat just minutes from the city
The tree lined driveway dotted with plum, pear, apple and sour cherry trees set a wonderful tone as you enter the grounds and approach the 4,900 square foot contemporary farmhouse. The home itself is warm, inviting and boasts wonderful high-end amenities and custom touches. The fully renovated kitchen with show-stopping views of the Green Mountains is at the center of a home tailor-made for entertaining
The formal dining room with custom wooden paneling and french doors leads to an expansive back porch that is the perfect spot for a warm cup of tea in the morning or good lively conversation in the evenings. Other standout features of the farmhouse include vaulted ceilings, wood-burning fireplaces and a “three season” porch that you can enjoy year round.
The $1.9 million dollar home is set on 28 acres and borders 170 acres of conserved land, so you are intimately connected to nature and the surrounding environment. Off the residence, you’ll find a wood-burning oven and custom Gunite pool with bistro lights and a stone patio – the perfect setting for epic barbecues and birthday parties.