This c2001 custom designed home is sited on 20 +/- acres at the edge of the Green Mountain National Forest on a prominent knoll with exceptional views and privacy. The 5,500-square-foot, 4-bedroom residence is designed around open, one-level living with vaulted ceilings, spacious rooms and expansive windows while maintaining consistent, high quality finishes. The great room is 22 feet high with a beautiful fieldstone fireplace exposed to the pine ceiling, and glass French doors that open to a stone terrace and extraordinary views. The adjacent kitchen has 18’ ceilings and roomy enough for cooking while entertaining with a sitting area and the warmth of a wood stove. Other features include a 1st level master bedroom suite, wine cellar, game room, sauna, and attached 2-car garage. The home and land have been meticulously maintained year-round. This is in the heart of the outdoors: Green Mtn National Forest trail network is 0.5 miles; Hapgood Pond (swimming), 2 miles; Bromley Mtn Ski Resort, 4.5 miles; Wild Wings Skiing & Yoga Center, 1.3 miles; and big city activities in Manchester is 13 miles.