About This 1818 Italianate For Sale In Highgate Vermont
Built in 1818, this majestic estate sets an impressive standard with over two hundred years of rich history. If walls could talk, The Manor would tell a profound story. Aside from the lavish grounds, this massive home boasts more than 8000 sq ft! Upon entering through the Foyer you will find both a parlor, with chestnut woodwork, and a living room both with original Mable Rumford fireplaces, to each side.
Passing through the parlor is the library with separate entrance, ideal for an in-home business. A newly remodeled kitchen offers custom cabinetry, soapstone counters, built-in wine rack, commercial stove, a walk-in pantry with French door and large island ideal for gatherings. A formal dining room, 3 season room, laundry room and multiple bathrooms unfold as you make your way through the main floor.
A veranda, 5+ bedrooms and 3 baths complete the 2nd level and an additional 2 bedrooms and bath on the 3rd floor. With nine and ten foot ceilings throughout this three-story home you get the sense that every room is a grand gesture. The alluring Ballroom presents endless possibilities with a vaulted and beam ceiling, chandelier, custom bar, stage, updated bathrooms and commercial kitchen.
The clearly meticulous construction includes grand pillars in the front entrance, as well as a balcony overlooking the glorious 5.7-acre property. Come and step inside this fairytale property and let your dreams unfold…. (see attached for history and full upgrades list)