This unique house for sale in Underhill, Vermont, was the vision of a woman who wanted modern architecture and a sense of artistic, practical use of space, while allowing for easy management and care. She found the perfect
11.8-acre lot in Underhill, Vermont, with 180-degree views from Mount Mansfield to Camel’s Hump.
Built in 2014 by Red House construction company, 33 Tupper Road was architecturally designed, in collaboration with the owner, to be a high-end bed and breakfast, with a separate owner’s suite. The property can continue to function as a bed and breakfast or Airbnb to generate income, or be a primary home or retirement retreat. It is the perfect empty nesters home, with cathedral ceilings and an open floor plan on the main level, a master suite on the second floor, and three en-suite bedrooms on the first floor. Priced at $600,000, this unusual house for sale in Underhill, Vermont, has many possibilities.
The house is built on a slab with three-inch foam, so the three first-floor bedrooms all have radiant heat. The walls are a combination of closed-cell foam and fiberglass, with an R-28 rating. The upstairs has hydronic heaters and several separate zones, while two wood stoves can heat the entire main house if necessary. Windows and doors are Marvin Integrity, and the roof is dense-packed cellulose with nearly an R-60 rating.
The house sits on 11.8 acres with stunning 180-degree views from Mount Mansfield to Camel’s Hump. Two garden sheds are supplied with under-ground electricity. There is an additional electrical box with under-ground wiring for another small building. All landscaping and gardening tools and lawn mower tractor are available. Snowplowing is done locally by the next-door neighbor who would be happy to continue the service. Raised-beds in a garden area provide fresh veggies throughout the summer.
The kitchen is awesome! No matter where you stand, you have incredible views to enjoy while you cook and entertain. Energy Star-rated KitchenAid appliances include a convection microwave and wall oven, and gas range. The island sits four to six people and has many drawers and cabinets. The open floor-play layout is ideal for entertaining. A butler’s pantry is adjacent to the kitchen.
A cathedral ceiling and picture windows make this room spacious and bright. An automated electric blind system makes it easy to lower blinds in summer to keep the house cool.
Beyond the living room is the family room, with a porch for outdoor living. This large room is currently where B and B guests gather for fellowship and dining.
The master bedroom overlooks the living room and has a soaking tub and double closets. The bath includes a sink, tiled shower, and bidet.
This is where the bed-and-breakfast rooms are located. These rooms are also perfect for visiting family and friends. Each has a queen-sized bed, private three-quarter bath, and walk-out private patio.
• Exceptional craftsmanship inside and out.
• Mudroom has double-door entry for energy savings. A half-bath and laundry are just off the mudroom.
• Deck off the common room for outdoor entertaining with amazing views.
• Metal roof and corrugated metal siding, with vinyl-clad windows for maintenance-free living.
• Comcast cable and Wifi.
• Four-bedroom septic system installed in 2012, and a drilled well.
• Cut and stacked firewood remains with property.
• Furnishings, including furniture, high-quality linens, and culinary accoutrements can transfer with property. Please inquire for details.
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Lea Van Winkle