The SpaceOur home is approximately 3000 square feet and consists of three bedrooms and three bathrooms. The main level houses a large entryway with oversized walk-in coat closet, modern kitchen with all amenities, glass dining room capturing the spectacular views, a living room, sitting room, home theatre-equipped den, guest bathroom, laundry room and ensuite master bedroom with king bed. The upstairs consists of two additional bedrooms, one with king bed, one with queen bed and a bathroom. There is high speed internet access and WIFI in the house.
In addition to the interior living space, the house was designed to take advantage of its wonderful natural setting and sweeping vistas. All bedrooms, kitchen, dining room and living room have extensive use of windows that fully capture the panorama and bring the outside in. There are three glass doors that allow guests to access the decks, patio, fire pit and grounds. There is also a two car detached garage for guest use. Guest AccessThe town of Charlotte, VT was chartered in 1762 and is situated in the fertile Champlain Valley with a series of hills and ridges overlooking beautiful Lake Champlain. Charlotte, with 3500 residents, hosts a large network of working farms and forests that are flourishing from the productive Champlain Valley soils. Sugarbushes, orchards, dairies, berry farms, a winery, market gardens, livestock operations, honey houses, grain and community supported agriculture are just some of Charlotte’s flourishing enterprises. These lands also provide many of the vast scenic landscapes, community trails, Charlotte Park and Wildlife Refuge, and the famous Mt Philo State Park. The town is home to the small and growing villages of East and West Charlotte with corner stores, library, Grange and senior center. Charlotte residents and visitors enjoy the buzz of farm activity and the quiet Vermont countryside.
Recreational opportunities abound. Lake Champlain is a mecca of summertime life. Residents and visitors can use the town beaches for swimming and relaxing. There are boat launches for sailing, fishing, water skiing, windsurfing and other water sports. There are tennis courts, and numerous parks and trails for hiking as well spectacular roads for cycling, walking and touring. Mt Philo State Park is a short walk from the house. The area is renowned for spectacular fall foliage and is an excellent base for leaf peeping. WInter sports include snow shoeing and cross country skiing , and several of Vermont’s famous ski resorts including Stowe and Sugarbush are less than an hour’s drive.
Burlington, the state’s largest city, is home to numerous restaurants, cafes, shops, galleries, nightlife and the University of Vermont. Nearby are Shelburne Farms and the Shelburne Museum, two of Vermont’s not to be missed attractions. Middlebury is of course home to Middlebury College, one of the country’s and region’s finest liberal arts schools. Interaction with GuestsAlso available are a la carte concierge services, which include:
Airport ‘meet and greet’ and escort to house
Pre-arrival grocery shopping
Assistance with dinner reservations, recreation, entertainment, etc
Please inquire about pricing of these services.
Our goal is to make your stay relaxed, easy and memorable. We will go the extra mile to ensure your comfort and well being. The NeighborhoodCharlotte truly offers a 'best of both worlds' location. It retains a rural character, yet is only 20 minutes from downtown Burlington, the state's largest city. The house has the best views imaginable, 180 degrees west southwest looking across Lake Champlain and the Adirondack mountains. Sunsets are to die for. Getting AroundYou'll need a car, given the rural location. Four wheel drive in winter highly recommended.