$2,990,000 ($1,202.25 per sqft)


Est. Mortgage $15,514/mo *

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Listing courtesy of Nicholas Maclure, Century 21 Farm & Forest Phone: 802-334-1200

849 Mount Bess Road, Charleston, VT, 05872

849 Mount Bess Road, Charleston, VT, 05872

8 rooms

2 beds

2 Full / 1 Half baths



2,487 sqft

Yes, you can have your very own unspoiled slice of Vermont. Mount Bess Farm consists of 1,606 acres with gorgeous hayfields, pastureland, woods, streams, and miles of interior roads. Sitting at the top of the dead-end road, the Farmhouse overlooks a 1.5-acre spring-fed pond and long-range mountain views. Inside the house you’ll find a spacious kitchen with a massive granite-topped center island, dining room, living room, ½ bath, enclosed porch, and covered porch on the main floor. The primary bedroom suite with private deck and bath with clawfoot tub and separate shower along with a second bedroom and full bath make up the 2nd floor. The shop includes a 40x40’ heated space with compressor and electric hoist, heated office, storage, ¾ bath, and 40x40’ cold storage area ideal for tractors, RVs, boats, etc. The 56x82’ 12-stall horse barn includes a 20x20’ office/tack room with ¾ bath. The property has about 2 miles of frontage; 1 mile on Hudson Road, frontage on both sides of Mount Bess Road, and Route 5A. The land is comprised of 350+/- acres of crop and pastureland with the remainder being wooded. Enjoy nature walks, horseback riding, snowshoeing, Nordic skiing, ATVing, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, and so much more without leaving your property. A fully remodeled guest house on 2 acres may be purchased with the farm for an additional $210,000. The very epitome of Vermont country living awaits you with this special property; come take a look.




Single-family residential






8-car Garage, Detached, Auto Open, Heated, Other


Baseboard, Hot Air




Concrete, Unfinished


Driveway, Garage, On-Site

Lot Description:

Country Setting,Farm - Horse/Animal,Field/Pasture,Level,Mountain View,Open,Pond,Pond Frontage,Pond Site,Recreational,Secluded,Stream,Timber,Trail/Near Trail,View,Walking Trails,Water View,Waterfront,Wooded



Elementary School:

Charleston Elementary

Middle School:

Charleston Elementary School

High School:

North Country Union High Sch

School District:

North Country Supervisory Union

MLS #:


Community Info

School Info

Charleston Elementary School

Rating: 7/10

Enrollment: 102

Distance: 1.42 Miles

Community Rating:

Brownington Central School

Rating: 5/10

Enrollment: 116

Distance: 4.76 Miles

Turning Points School

Enrollment: 30

Distance: 6.1 Miles

Brighton Elementary School

Rating: 3/10

Enrollment: 101

Distance: 7.27 Miles

Community Rating:

Orleans Elementary School

Rating: 8/10

Enrollment: 125

Distance: 7.76 Miles

Community Rating:

School Information courtesy of GreatSchools

Walk Score

Mass Transit