The Ultimate Sanctuary823 Fox Lot Road, Johnson, VT, 05656, USA
Nestled into a rolling hillside, this is a magical place offering the ultimate sanctuary and privacy with mountain views stretching across the valley to reveal multiple ridgelines. It is no wonder this 15± acre property once served as a monastic retreat…the labyrinth of stone walls, interconnected pathways and multi-level pond system offer the perfect place to rest, reflect, and honor nature. The residence is often referred to as a ‘living home’ - the structure is tucked into an earth berm, a portion of the roof is artfully planted, and passive solar heats the interior stone walls and fireplaces providing supplement heat...
The interior of the main residence is dramatic - enter through the 700-year-old front door, descend the wide, sweeping staircase to the main living space with wonderfully high ceilings atop an open floor plan with multiple gathering areas, with distinct dining and home-office areas. At opposite ends of the main living space are the master suite and the kitchen with cherry cabinets and efficient workspace. There is also a half bath and laundry space on this main living level. The studio/loft with recently completed bath and new windows could also be used as a master suite for those who desire more privacy from the main living space.
The detached two-level guest suite offers two bedrooms and two baths and is connected to the main residence by a covered flagstone pathway.
Easy proximity to Stowe, Smuggs, and Jay Peak ski resorts. Furnishings are negotiable.
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