MLS® ID: 4748723
103 White Rocks Road
Goshen, Vermont, 05733 $239,000
2 separate houses on one secluded 14+ acre property bordered by National Forest. Main home is a rustic berm dwelling "earthhouse" built into the side of a hill, partially underground. This makes for excellent insulation and the southeastern exposure lends optimal light and warmth. Earthhouse is 1038 sqft and consists of several levels including kitchen, bathroom, living room, sitting/ sunroom, 2 bedrooms, one with a cozy sleeping loft. Walk through glass doors to the hot tub and relax under the stars. Visitors often call it magical or "like a hobbit house". Very unique construction featuring 150 year old hand hewn beams, shale fieldstone for partial walls, floors, and foundation. 3 skylights between kitchen and living room allow for lots of natural light. Water source is a spring fed well and houses share a conventional septic system. Appliances are propane. A woodstove serves as additional heat. The second house is a traditional cottage; 768 sq.ft with an open floor plan and large deck. Charming 1 and 1/2 stories plus extra room and attached shed. Pine shiplap throughout. Ideal for rental property (pay your mortgage!), studio, guesthouse. Lovely property with lots of potential. Minutes from hiking, swimming, hunting, fishing, etc. Goshen is 7 miles from historic Brandon which boasts amazing restaurants, shops, gourmet bakery, artist studios and galleries. Escape to your mountain retreat with all amenities close by.