2948 Button Bay Road, Vergennes, VT 5491

Active | Courtesy of: Jeffrey Amato - Vermont Real Estate Company
4 Beds
2 Baths
1,770 Sq Ft

Tranquility awaits at this beautiful country property. Situated on 3 acres you can enjoy gardening, fruit orchard, Adirondack sunsets, wildlife in the back fields and a stocked pond for hobby fishing or ice skating. The 1890s farmhouse boasts four bedrooms, 1.5 baths with tons of historic charm. Features include new windows throughout, wide pine and maple hardwood floors and detailed woodwork and trim. The cast iron cookstove is a statement piece offering wood burning firebox to take the edge of cold nights and traditional electric oven/burners. Attached one car garage with expansive storage above or potential to add additional living space. Back outside one will adore the detached barn which has served as a workshop over the years and the new 16x24 foot outbuilding with electricity, water access and retaining wall with gravel landing for dog kennel, in-home business or gardening storage. Ideally located only minutes from endless recreation options including hiking, biking, fishing and golf at the nearby Basin Harbor Club, Button Bay State Park and boat launches.

Property Details

  • MLS# 4891194
  • Date Listed11/18/2021
  • Days On Market 13 Days
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Lot Size 130,680 SQFT
  • Sewer Leach Field - Mound,Septic
  • Subdivision -
  • Property Type Single Family
  • County Addison
  • Year Built 1890
  • Water Public
  • Square Feet 1,770 sq. ft
  • Price Per Sq. Ft $0

Interior Features

  • Appliances Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove - Electric
  • Flooring Hardwood, Tile, Carpet
  • Cooling None
  • Heating Oil, Forced Air
  • Fireplaces -
  • Additional Kitchen/ Dining, Natural Light, Natural Woodwork, Laundry - 1st Floor

Exterior / Lot Features

  • Exterior Building, Garden Space, Natural Shade, Outbuilding, Porch, Storage, Stable(s)
  • Roof Asphalt, Shingle
  • Lot Size Acres 3.00
  • Lot Size SQFT 130,680.00
  • Lot Features Country Setting, Landscaped, Level, Mountain View, Pond, Secluded, View, Wooded
  • Zoning Residential


From Vergennes: Panton Road, right on Jersey Street, left on Button Bay Road, house is on left just after the Panton town line.

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount $5,971
  • Terms Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA Loan

Sales & Tax History

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GreatSchools Rating

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Population & Environment

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Walkability in VT / 5491

Source: Walkscore



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Minimal Transit

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Almost all errands require a car. It is possible to get on a bus. Minimal bike infrastructure.

Walkability averages in the surrounding area

The average walkability score in the surrounding area is Walk Score: 0/100, Transit Score: 0/100, Bike Score: 9/100.