186 South Willard Street Burlington, Vermont 05401

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$1,095,000 List Price
House Type
6 Beds
4 Baths
3,844 Sqft
Listed By Brian Boardman of Coldwell Banker Hickok & Boardman

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Situated on Lake Champlain with views of the Adirondack Mountains, Burlington VT offers a wealth of cultural activities, lovely Victorian architecture, and a well educated, vibrant community. Here life takes place on a human scale. Most...

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Beautiful Hill Section home Beautiful Hill Section home
Large private yard Large private yard
Private patio Private patio
Historic property Historic property
Circa 1850 Circa 1850
Natural woodwork Natural woodwork
Living room with lake view Living room with lake view
Living room with porch access Living room with porch access
Eat-in kitchen Eat-in kitchen
Large island, lots of cupboard Large island, lots of cupboard
Cozy casual dining area Cozy casual dining area
Formal dining room Formal dining room
Or use as an extensive library Or use as an extensive library
Family room with fireplace Family room with fireplace
Or a great 1st floor office Or a great 1st floor office
Architectural detail Architectural detail
2nd floor open hall 2nd floor open hall
Master suite Master suite
Fireplace in master Fireplace in master
Guest suite Guest suite
En-suite bedroom En-suite bedroom
More bedrooms or offices More bedrooms or offices
Natural light in hallway Natural light in hallway
Hall bath Hall bath
Freshly painted Freshly painted
Rare oversized city lot Rare oversized city lot
Hedges around front lawn Hedges around front lawn
Wraparound porch Wraparound porch
Driveway & garage Driveway & garage
Privacy from street Privacy from street
Lovingly maintained Lovingly maintained
Gracious historic home Gracious historic home
Beautiful curb appeal Beautiful curb appeal

Historic Hill Section Home

Incredible historic Greek Revival home on an oversized lot in Burlington's desirable Hill Section. This home was the birthplace of John Dewey, philosopher & pioneer of modern education. The property balances its accessible location with easy access off Jackson Court. A large patio, beautiful landscaping and level lawn is surrounded by hedges for privacy. Treasure the beautiful natural woodwork and architectural details throughout the home. The large eat-in kitchen blends old and new with large island, two ovens and commercial exhaust hood, walk-in pantry, plus a cozy casual dining area by the wood stove. Adjacent is the formal dining room with corner cupboard, which also has wall to wall built-ins making for very flexible use! The formal living room with access to the wraparound porch enjoys Lake Champlain and Adirondack mountain views in the distance. Off the foyer, a family room with windows on three walls and fireplace also makes a great 1st floor office. Upstairs, the master suite boasts a beautiful fireplace & walk-in closet. There are four more bedrooms, including an ensuite guest room. Close to downtown and a quick commute to University of Vermont and Medical Center. These owners have done many updates and improvements over the years- always sensitive to the original character and charm of this home. Be the next caretaker of this historic home.

• Greek Revival circa 1850
• Known as the birthplace of John Dewey
• Architectural detail & natural woodwork
• Lake Champlain &Adirondack Mountain view
• Rare oversized lot with patio & hedges
• Many updates & improvements

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Property Details

List Price  $1,095,000 Total Rooms  11 List Date  Aug 17th, 2020
MLS#  4823020 Lot Size  0.300 Acres Taxes $15,698
Type  House Stories  2 Road Frontage  92
Bedrooms  6 Style  Historic Vintage, Greek Rev, Historical District Water Frontage  
Full Bathrooms  2 Finished  3,844 Sqft Construction  No, Existing
3/4 Bathrooms  2 Above Grade  3,844 Sqft Seasonal  No
Half Bathrooms  0 Below Grade  0 Sqft Year Built  1850
1/4 Bathrooms  0 Garage Size  1 Car County  Chittenden
Interior FeaturesAttic, Dining Area, Kitchen/Dining, Kitchen/Family, Master BR w/ BA, Natural Woodwork, Security, Walk-in Closet, Walk-in Pantry
Equipment & AppliancesRefrigerator, Cook Top-Gas, Dishwasher, Disposal, Washer, Range-Electric, Dryer, Exhaust Hood, Smoke Detector, Security System, Stove-Wood
Kitchen/Dining 21'11" x 18'7", 1st Floor Dining Room 16'9" x 13'7", 1st Floor Living Room 24'5" x 13'7", 1st Floor
Family Room 18'4" x 13'2", 1st Floor MBR Suite 18'4" x 12'6", 2nd Floor Bedroom 13'6" x 10'8", 2nd Floor
Bedroom 17'3" x 10'7", 2nd Floor Bedroom 12' x 11'3, 2nd Floor Bedroom 12' x 11'3", 2nd Floor
Bedroom 9'6" x 10", 2nd Floor Office/Study 9'11" x 9'7", 1st Floor
ConstructionWood Frame
BasementInterior, Storage Space, Unfinished, Interior Stairs, Full
Exterior FeaturesPatio, Porch - Covered
Exterior  Brick Disability Features  1st Floor 3/4 Bathrm, Bathrm w/tub, Hard Surface Flooring
Foundation  Stone, Brick House Color  White
Floors  Slate/Stone, Hardwood, Ceramic Tile Building Certifications  
Roof  Standing Seam, Slate HERS Index  
DirectionsNortheast corner of South Willard Street & Jackson Court in Burlington. Driveway off Jackson Court.
Lot Description, View, Mountain View, City Lot, Lake View, Corner, Sidewalks, View, Near Bus/Shuttle, Near Public Transportatn, Near Hospital
Garage & Parking  Detached, , Driveway
Road Frontage  92 Water Access  
Suitable Use Water Type  Lake
Driveway  Gravel, Common/Shared Water Body  
Flood Zone  No Zoning  Institutional
School District  Burlington School District Middle  Assigned
Elementary  Assigned High  Burlington High School
Heat Fuel  Gas-Natural Excluded  
Heating/Cool  None, Smoke Detector, Radiator, Direct Vent Negotiable  
Sewer  Public Parcel Access ROW  
Water  Public ROW for Other Parcel  
Water Heater  Tank, Owned, Tank Financing  
Cable Co   Documents  Property Disclosure, Deed
Electric  Circuit Breaker(s) Tax ID  114-035-17830