125 Valley Pass, Manchester, Vermont

Mountain View from Almost Every Window$465,900



Rooms: 15

Bedrooms: 4 br (house), 1 br (apt)

Baths: 3 (house), 1 (apt)

Lot: .33 acre

Sq Ft: 4,248

Year Built: 1987

Basement: Full, finished

Garage: 2 Car attached

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Spectacular 4 bedroom, 4 bath home with office and finished basement plus apartment in picturesque Manchester. Convenient location just one half mile to downtown shops and restaurants.

Scenic mountain views from almost every window! Enjoy relaxing and taking in the views from the three season sunroom, patio, or two decks! From an open field across the street you can often see deer, fox, or an occasional moose!

Main house features a 24′ first floor master bedroom with three generously sized bedrooms on the second floor as well as a fifth bedroom / office on the first floor. A spacious upstairs loft creates a feeling of airiness. Generously sized kitchen has new appliances. A breakfast bar adjoins the 15′ dining room. A living room, mudroom, baths, and extensive bamboo flooring complete the main living area.

$18,000 a year rent potential from the 816 square foot apartment to help offset expenses. Apartment furniture purchased in 2021 is negotiable.

Massive finished basement with rec room, utility room, and full bath.

Elementary/Middle School is just one mile away. High school students have their choice of prestigious Burr & Burton Academy or Long Trail School.

Many recreation opportunities available including skiing at Bromley (8 miles), Magic Mountain (18 miles), and Stratton Ski Resort (20 miles). The trailhead to Lye Brook Falls which is a 125′ waterfall is just 1.2 mile away and it is only 2.5 miles to Equinox Pond hiking area and world class hiking at the 3,855′ Mt. Equinox.

Appliances included in the sale are:
Main house: refrigerator (February 2022), stove with gas burners and electric oven, microwave (December 2021), washer (4 years), dryer (4 years), back up generator, and snow blower.
Apartment: stove with gas burners and electric oven, refrigerator, washer, dryer

Ceiling fans are located in the dining room, loft, apartment kitchen, apartment living room, and apartment bedroom.

The driveway was blacktopped in 2000 and resealed in 2019. Addition was new in 2004.

The original developer who built the neighborhood when it was new construction is still in control of the roads. Maintenance is his responsibility and he will be filling in the ruts and regrading in the spring. He is in negotiations with turning over the roads to the town at which point the town would begin maintaining them and hopefully pave them with asphalt in the future. There is no association, no association fee, and no road assessment.

Roof and gutters were new in 2019.

Chimney was built in 1994 and rebuilt in 2004 when the addition was added. It was cleaned in March 2022..

24 x 13 shed was constructed in 2004.

Boiler for six zone hot water baseboard heat was installed in 2004. It has been cleaned yearly and was last cleaned in March 2021. There is a wood stove in the basement that was added in 1994.

The main house was built in 1987 as a ranch. The mudroom, 5th bedroom/office, and garage were added in 1998. The second floor was added in 2004. Updates to the main floor were done at that time. The apartment was constructed in 2006.

First floor main bath was remodeled in 2021.

The property is serviced by town water and sewer.

The oversized 24 x 23 garage is heated, has two automatic door openers, storage above, access to crawl space storage under mudroom and office, direct entry into the house and a door to outside.

Kitchen has pull out cabinets, Lazy Susan cabinet, double stainless steel sink, window over sink, garbage disposal, and breadbox.

The dining room has a spiral staircase leading to an upstairs area with a full wall of closets (11 feet).

The basement utility room has Bilco door to the exterior.

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