Virtual Home Tour 1787 Sperry Road, Cornwall - $499,000

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Listed By Sarah Peluso of IPJ Real Estate
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Built to be extremely energy efficient,this home is located in an idyllic location on 7.6+/-acs of gently rolling, open meadow.Part of an old apple orchard, some trees still remain, and the property benefits from the Green Mountain views to the east and north to Snake Mountain!The original intent was to build a small carbon footprint house, w/an emphasis on easy house maintenance and convenience.Built w/insulated concrete forms (ICF), this method of construction allows for an interior that is thermally tight, structurally strong,& very quiet!The open concept living area houses the gourmet kitchen, along w/living & dining areas.Two beds/two baths on the main level, w/an additional bedroom and bath in the lower level, along with a family room. A beautiful, airy living space was added in the space over the garage, with cathedral ceiling, a European wood stove,and lots of windows to take advantage of the natural light and views.The three car garage is heated, and provides storage for vehicles or workshop space.This connects to the home by the tiled mudroom entry, handy in inclement weather! Enjoy the grounds from the wrap around deck- added to take advantage of the setting. The house also benefits from a 17kw auto generator, whole house wired gigabit ethernet, wired for IP video and IP heating & access control. Plenty of room for gardening, a small farm, or just to enjoy! Just a few miles from Middlebury, but in a quiet spot- your own private piece of Vermont!