Chapman Farm, Tunbridge, 200+Acre Farm

204 acres • $770,000

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Contact Name:

Marlene McCarty 802 229 9479 [email protected]

Property Location:

7 Belknap Brook Road Tunbridge VT 05077
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The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

203.8

Total acres available for agriculture:

47.0

Acres of forested land:

155.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

8.2

Acres of pasture:

38.8

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

Acres of cropland and pasture in 60 acres of Land Trust. Property is conserved with the VLT. Farm has 1000' Frontage on First Branch. There is a a river corridor easement protecting part of the riverfront. VLT holds "Option to Purchase at Agricultural Value" on property, prefers to see buyers who intend to run a commercially active farm operation.

Quality of land:

Part of property lies along First Branch of the White River. Working with White River Partnership, some of the riverbank has been secured. Land along the first Branch consists of 16 acres of prime agricultural soils and 21 acres of statewide important soils. Grazing is on sloping pastures and meadows along the First Branch. Soils Map is in Photos.

Farm Information

Water sources present:

Available

Water sources details:

Drilled well, Easement to access First Branch river front.

Barns and sheds:

Available

Farmer housing:

Available

Farmer housing details:

Original wood trim and flooring with high ceilings, upgraded plumbing and electricity, new roof, new chimneys, three new bathrooms, modernized kitchen with wood stove (woodshed off of kitchen). Eight bedrooms each with closet and large windows. Living room, parlor, laundry room, office, full basement, large attic space for storage.

Equipment and machinery:

None available

Farm infrastructure details:

Farmhouse, Main Dairy Barn, Chicken Coop, Ice house, Ash house, Two-bay Garage, Four-bay equipment Barn, Hay storage Barn, Former Farm Labor Mobile home site(located on protected property)

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for sale

Property for sale:

A historic old covered bridge is the driveway to this gorgeous Holstein stock farm, built in 1914, nestled along a river in the mountains of Vermont. Well-maintained pasture and cropland surround the turn of the century farmhouse, enormous old barn, stable, silos, and many other barns and outbuildings, all newly renovated to Organic standards. Home has all original wood trim and flooring with high ceilings, upgraded plumbing and electricity, new roof, new chimneys, as well as three new bathrooms and a modernized kitchen with a huge wood stove (woodshed off of the kitchen). Eight large bedrooms each with a closet and large windows. Living room, parlor, laundry room, office, full basement, and large attic space for storage. Historic Vermont living, this farmhouse dazzles the eye with its beautiful interior design. Amazing views of the mountains, hills, pastures, river and covered bridge from all of the rooms. Outside, there are flower and vegetable gardens, vast lawns, mowed walking trails, workshops, fenced-in play yard, a swimming pool, and a stone fire pit. There are hiking trails criss-crossing the mountain, complete with the stunning colors of a fall sugarbush and breathtaking views of Killington and Pico peaks. This forested paradise leads almost a mile back to the property line, complete with a sugarhouse on the ridge overlooking the valley and farm, the river access on the property allows for kayaking, swimming, and fishing. Make this New England paradise your home.

Sale price:

$770,000

Additional Information

A historic old covered bridge is the driveway to this gorgeous Holstein stock farm, built in 1914, nestled along a river in the mountains of Vermont. Well-maintained pasture and cropland surround the turn of the century farmhouse, enormous old barn, stable, silos, and many other barns and outbuildings, all newly renovated to Organic standards.  Home has all original wood trim and flooring with high ceilings, upgraded plumbing and electricity, new roof, new chimneys, as well as three new bathrooms and a modernized kitchen with a huge wood stove (woodshed off of the kitchen).  Eight large bedrooms each with a closet and large windows. Living room, parlor, laundry room, office, full basement, and large attic space for storage. Historic Vermont living, this farmhouse dazzles the eye with its beautiful interior design. Amazing views of the mountains, hills, pastures, river and covered bridge from all of the rooms. Outside, there are flower and vegetable gardens, vast lawns, mowed walking trails, workshops, fenced-in play yard, a swimming pool, and a stone fire pit. There are hiking trails criss-crossing the mountain, complete with the stunning colors of a fall sugarbush and breathtaking views of Killington and Pico peaks. This forested paradise leads almost a mile back to the property line, complete with a sugarhouse on the ridge overlooking the valley and farm, the river access on the property allows for kayaking, swimming, and fishing. Make this New England paradise your home.