181 Westminster Road, Putney, VT 05346

Active | Courtesy of: Jane Sonntag - Berkley & Veller Greenwood Country
3 Beds
3 Baths
2,577 Sq Ft

This stately, comfortable 3 bedroom, 3 bath home with unique ornamental pilasters and brick ends was built in 1805 and is described in the National Historic Register as one of the two finest examples of the Federal style in the Putney Village Historic District. It is set back and up from the road behind mature lilacs on a flat 1.2 acre lot. Original wide-plank wood floors throughout, as well as plaster walls and chair rails. Slate floor in the kitchen. A large (728) screened-in porch overlooks an enclosed garden rich with perennials. Part of the original 1795 cape has been converted to a self-contained apartment. The large barn with loft was built in 1870. The grounds include vegetable gardens (including asparagus bed), a 1421 hoop house, and orchard with pears, peaches, heirloom apples, cherries, paw-paw, and raspberry, blueberry, currant, and kiwi bushes. Natural hedges on all sides of the lot enhance the sense of privacy. Behind the property are open fields and woods with trails. The village center is less than a mile away easily reached by foot or bicycle. Showings to begin on 11/30. Potential first floor bedroom currently being used as a music room and office. SHOWINGS END THURSDAY 12/2. OFFERS TO BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN 5PM FRIDAY 12/3 WITH CONTRACT DATE NOT BEFORE SUNDAY 12/5 AT 6PM.

Property Details

  • MLS# 4891557
  • Date Listed11/23/2021
  • Days On Market 8 Days
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Lot Size 52,272 SQFT
  • Sewer Private,Septic
  • Subdivision -
  • Property Type Single Family
  • County Windham
  • Year Built 1795
  • Water Drilled Well
  • Square Feet 2,577 sq. ft
  • Price Per Sq. Ft $0

Interior Features

  • Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stove - Gas, Washer
  • Flooring Hardwood, Softwood
  • Cooling Other
  • Heating Electric Heating, Oil, Propane, Wood, Radiant, Stove
  • Fireplaces Yes, 3
  • Additional Dining Area, Fireplaces - 3+, In- Law/ Accessory Dwelling, Kitchen Island, Kitchen/ Dining, Whirlpool Tub, Laundry - 2nd Floor

Exterior / Lot Features

  • Exterior Barn, Porch - Covered, Porch - Screened
  • Roof Metal
  • Lot Size Acres 1.20
  • Lot Size SQFT 52,272.00
  • Lot Features Level, Open, Slight, Trail/ Near Trail
  • Zoning Village


From Putney Village, Kimball Hill Road - turns into Westminster Road - house is on left, across from the Putney Central School. See sign.

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount $5,778
  • Terms Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA Loan

Sales & Tax History

Source: Public Records

GreatSchools Rating

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Population & Environment

Source: Sperling's Best Places

Walkability in VT / 05346

Source: Walkscore



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Minimal Transit

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Bike Score ®


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: 7/100, Transit Score: 0/100, Bike Score: 11/100.