705 Route 30Dorset, VT 05251MLS Number 4910890

  • Sale Price: $310,000
  • 40 Days Since Sale
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Federal 30-year interest rate: 6.49% last updated on Dec 1, 2022
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  • 2Bedrooms
  • 1.57Acreage
  • 3Bathrooms
  • 1920Year Built

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Listed by Jill Simon of Josiah Allen Real Estate,Manchester Branch Office

Listing Sold by Josiah Allen Real Estate, Inc.
Little Dorset Vermont Gem! This landmark cottage aptly named and long known as "Small House" is conveniently located on Route 30 between Dorset and Manchester. It is nestled in the trees boasting back yard frontage on the famed Battenkill River. With historical roots, local lore has it that it was once a cider mill. The tri- level floor plan accommodates 1300+ sq. ft. of charming yet efficient living with unique details that include space saving built-in cubbies, hidden closets, round windows and interesting stained glass accents. A bright mudroom, laundry area and den/library will be found on the main floor. The lower level has a kitchen opening to a dining /living area complete with a cozy woodstove. Also on the lower level is an attractive bedroom with nicely done bath. The stunning primary bedroom with 1/2 bath on the top floor enchants with it's own private balcony overlooking the back yard. There is an additional bath midway for a total of 2 1/2 baths. In addition, a recently completed separate heated studio/office is a perfect workspace for artists, writers or telecommuters. 2 decks, fenced back yard and woodland paths over the lovely grounds including recently planted fruit trees and established perennial gardens to the river complete the setting. This special listing is being sold "as is" although there have been some recent improvements including a new oil tank and pumping of the cesspool which is in good working condition . Come see it to make it yours!

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  • Parking Spaces
  • Parking DescriptionDriveway, Parking Spaces 2


  • Year Built1920
  • Building ConstructionWood Frame
  • ConstructionExisting
  • Property StyleOther, Tri-Level, Walkout Lower Level
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathroom3
  • Total Baths3
  • 3/4 Baths2
  • Half Bath1
  • Total Rooms6
  • Square Feet1,316
  • FoundationBlock


  • Exterior FeaturesBalcony, Building, Deck, Fence - Dog, Fence - Full, Garden Space, Natural Shade, Outbuilding, Porch - Enclosed, ROW to Water
  • Exterior ColorBlue
  • ExteriorClapboard, Wood
  • RoofShingle - Asphalt, Slate


  • Delayed ShowingsNo
  • SeasonalNo
  • Page387
  • View Count15

Basic Information

  • MLS Number4910890
  • MLS StatusClosed
  • StatusSLD
  • Property TypeSingle Family
  • List Price$319,000
  • Listing Agent NameJill Simon
  • Broker NameJosiah Allen Real Estate, Manchester Branch Office
  • Selling Agent NameSunny Breen
  • Sale Price$310,000


  • Acreage1.57
  • Lot DescriptionCountry Setting, River Frontage, Sloping, Stream, Wooded
  • DrivewayGravel
  • RoadsPublic
  • Road Frontage220

Water Body

  • Water Body NameBatten Kill
  • Water Body TypeRiver
  • Water AccessOwned
  • Water Access DetailsDirectly Adjoining


  • Building Number705
  • StreetRoute 30
  • TownDorset
  • StateVT
  • Zip05251
  • CountyBennington
  • DistrictBennington/Rutland
  • Elementary SchoolDorset Elementary School
  • Junior HighDorset Elementary School
  • High SchoolBurr and Burton Academy
  • Flood Zone Y/NNo


  • Interior FeaturesCeiling Fan, Kitchen/Dining, Living/Dining, Primary BR w/ BA, Wood Stove Insert
  • FloorsCeramic Tile, Vinyl, Wood
  • Stories3


  • Heat FuelGas - LP/Bottle, Kerosene, Wood
  • Heat SystemForced Air, Stove - Wood
  • WaterDrilled Well
  • Water HeaterElectric
  • SewerCesspool, Private
  • Electric100 Amp, Circuit Breaker(s)
  • UtilitiesDSL, Gas - LP/Bottle, High Speed Intrnt -AtSite, Other
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