Private Sustainable Homestead Retreat - 29 acres for sale, with house - Townshend, VT

Posted on September 14, 2020Last updated 1 month ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

1495 West HIll Road, Townshend, VT

Total number of acres available with this property:


Acres of cropland or tillable land:


Acres of pasture:


Acres of forested land:


Other open and/or non-farmable land

2-4 acres, or if planting trees/ or even mushrooms there is plenty of room.
Farm Information

Water sources present


Types of water sources present

Shallow well or spring reservoir

Water sources details

Gravity Fed Spring/Well

Barns, sheds or other structures


Farm infrastructure details

Several large out buildings suitable for live stock, or machine storage. 3 Bedroom updated residence, approximately 1450 +/- sq. feet, a single car open garage, a single garage with shop area, a couple of sheds, one a 4 stall barn and workshop, a hay or equipment shed, and a 2 stall horse barn with open run

Farmer housing


Farmer housing details

3 Bedroom updated residence, approximately 1450 +/- sq. feet

Equipment and machinery


Equipment and machinery details

None Available
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

VERMONT PRIVACY Retreat to this compound small farm homestead with multiple opportunities for your use. Create a growing farm that is private, off the road. Grow vegetables , mushrooms and/or flowers; raise horses, goats, sheep, llamas -- your choice. There are currently 6 stalls, a large workshop, other sheds, and even a house to live in!

Sale price

Additional Information


Viewing can be arranged in accordance with Vermont's guidance on  Covid19. Feel free to email for more info and pictures. Thank you For sale by owners: Property can be self sustaining depending on the farming and life style created. It is a wonderful compound type property offering seclusion and privacy as desired. Close to town, skiing (Stratton, Bromley, Mt. Snow), river fishing. Townshend has a elementary school, middle/high school in addition to an active hospital (Grace Cottage Hospital). Property is enrolled in the Land Use Forestry Program, to  be continued by the buyers.  Property is a great location for solar and /or wind. Financing available from local VT banks or credit union. Please provide a Pre-Approval Bank letter when scheduling an showing or please be working with a farm service provider on business planning and loan preparation.

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