Call now: (802) 347-4114


281 Barnes Brook Road
Kirby, VT 05851

Seller's Representative:
Robin Migdelany, Four Seasons Sotheby's Int'l Realty


Beds: 4
Baths: 3
Sq. Ft.: 4,643
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #4640145
A towering ash tree and serene swimming pond are the center stage of Ash Pond Estate, with property buildings and amenities framed to complement what Mother Nature has already generously provided. Ash Pond was personally conceived and built by the seller, a globally recognized architect. This stunning English Cottage estate is situated on 116 acres, featuring a finely appointed spacious 2 bedroom main residence, with spa amenities and bonus sleeping loft, a beautiful tucked-away two bedroom guest house, with sleep loft, a carriage barn/workshop, tennis court, and a spring-fed swimming pond. You will enjoy exclusive privacy and peaceful views of pastures, layered mountains, and Willoughby Gap from the terrace of this stunning Vermont estate. Walking trails meander along Simpson Brook, through the woods and fields. You will not have to leave the property, everything you need for your privacy and enjoyment is right here. Adjacent to Burke-home of Burke Mountain Academy, Burke Mountain Ski Resort and nationally recognized Kingdom Trails, Kirby offers School Choice K-12 and may be one of the most desirable locales in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. Three hours from Montreal and Boston, reasonable drive time from New York City and Connecticut.
Property Features
Location Information
County: Caledonia
Directions: Off of Ridge Road in Kirby.
Interior Features
Total Rooms: 13
Interior: Attic, Cathedral Ceiling, Ceiling Fan, Dining Area, Draperies, Fireplace - Gas, Fireplace - Screens/Equip, Fireplace - Wood, Fireplaces - 3+, Furnished, Hearth, Hot Tub, In-Law/Accessory Dwelling, In-Law Suite, Kitchen Island, Kitchen/Dining, Kitchen/Living, Laundry Hook-u
Master Bedroom Description: Has Master Bedroom
Has Family Room: yes
Living Room Description: Has Living Room
Kitchen Description: Has Kitchen
Amenities: Storage - Indoor, Landscaping
Heating: Radiant Floor
Heating Fuel: Oil
Cooling: None, Other
Water Heater: Electric, Oil
Additional Equipment: CO Detector, Smoke Detector, Smoke Detectr-Hard Wired, Smoke Detectr-HrdWrdw/Bat, Whole BldgVentilation
Appliances: Cooktop - Gas, Dishwasher, Dishwasher - Energy Star, Dryer, Dryer - Energy Star, Exhaust Hood, Microwave, Mini Fridge, Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Energy Star, Washer, Washer - Energy Star, Stove - Electric
Basement Description: Concrete, Stairs - Exterior, Storage Space, Unfinished
Accessibility: Access Laundry No Steps, Access Parking, Access Rest
Exterior Features
Style: Chalet, Contemporary
Construction: Steel Frame, Wood Frame
Exterior: Barn, Building, Deck, Garden Space, Gazebo, Guest House, Hot Tub, Natural Shade, ROW to Water, Sauna, Storage, Tennis Court, Window Screens
Siding: Combination, Stone, Wood
Foundation: Concrete, Slab w/ Frost Wall
Roof: Shake, Shingle - Wood
Septic or Sewer: On-Site Septic Exists, Private
Water: Drilled Well, On-Site Well Exists, Private
Electric: 200 Amp, Generator, Generator Ready, On-Site, Undergro
Utilities: Gas - LP/Bottle, Internet - Cable, Satellite, Satellite Internet, Underground Utilities
Parking Description: Driveway, Garage, On-Site, Parking Spaces 6+
Has Garage: yes
Garage Spaces: 2
Driveway: Crushed Stone
Area Description: Rural
Lot Description: Country Setting, Field/Pasture, Landscaped, Level, Mountain View, Open, Orchards, Pond, Pond Frontage, Pond Site, Recreational, River Frontage, Rolling, Secluded, Ski Area, Sloping, Stream, Timber, Trail/Near Trail, View, Walking Trails, Water View, Waterfall, Wooded
Lot Size in Acres: 116.9
Zoning: res
Surveyed: Yes
Documents Available: Aerials, Blueprints, Deed, Property Disclosure, State Wastewater Permit, Survey, Tax Map
Flood Zone: Unknown
Road Description: Dirt, Gravel, Public, Unpaved
Road Frontage: 1162
Water Body Type: Pond
Has Waterfront: No
Water Access: Owned
School District: Kirby School District
Elementary School: Choice
Jr. High School: Choice
High School: Choice
Additional Information
Delayed Showing: No
Property Type: SFR
Approximate Year Built: 2006
Status: Active
Water Body Access: Owned
Water Body Name: Ash Pond
Tax Year: 2016
Tax Amount: 18, 392
Garage Description: Auto Open, Storage Above, Barn

$ per month
Year Fixed. % Interest Rate.
Principal + Interest: $
Monthly Tax: $
Monthly Insurance: $
Interest Rate
Down Payment
List Price:
Based on a fully amortized fixed rate loan. Ask your agent for the tax rates in your area. Insurance estimate is based on an average cost, your final premium cost will be determined by the type of coverage you select. This program only provides an estimate.
Copyright (2017) New England Real Estate Network, Inc. All rights reserved. This information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. The data relating to real estate displayed on this site comes in part from the IDX Program of NEREN. The information being provided is for consumers, personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
NEREN data last updated at February 20, 2018 8:48 AM ET