If you have ever daydreamed of a cozy country retreat located not too far from the good things of city life, making it become a reality is within reach. West Mountain Farm in Stamford VT, offers the best of urban and rural life.
While many musicians, writers, artists and executives are searching for large farms for sale Berkshire County MA, this property is a great alternative overlooking the Berkshires and nearby southern Vermont. You can enjoy the friendliness of small-town America that is only a few hours’ drive from Boston, Hartford, New York City and even Montreal.
West Mountain Farm will appeal to city dwellers who hanker for the peace and outright fun of owning a rural property that is already set up as an animal farm, home to a herd of llamas and alpacas since 1988. Fenced pastures are established and farm structures are in place. Just add your own animals.
The 95-acre property also includes an orchard, a blueberry patch and additional arable acreage, along with a 3,000 square-foot, four-bedroom luxury home and a 1,400 square-foot greenhouse. The farm amenities include water, electricity and sanitary facilities. Two acres have been zoned for development, presenting yet another option for small vacation rentals or retreat space.
For those ready to step back from urban rush hour and suburban sprawl, the potential uses for this property are endless. A short drive from many urban areas, it has excellent potential as a safe haven in times of civil unrest as well.
While West Mountain Farm has been operated as an organic self-sustaining farm for nearly 30 years, it would be ideal as a corporate retreat, an animal rescue shelter or a treatment and recovery facility. The well-established pasturage will sustain sheep, goats, llamas, alpacas and horses, making it suitable as a fiber-growing business or horseback riding retreat.
If you are more interested in large-scale gardening, the arable areas are perfect for you. West Mountain Farm has been under cultivation since the 1800s and has been devoted to organic practices since 1988. No sprays have been used in the past three years. Sustainably farmed produce is in high demand right now and it is unlikely to drop in the future.
Make your dreams come true. West Mountain Farm is the ideal realization of all the things you have always dreamed of doing but hesitated to tackle. Everything you need is waiting for you near Stamford, Vt.