Featured Properties

All the homes featured on this page are award winning homes between 1989 and present.

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2013 Better Homes Award; New Commercial Category
A new and modern cutting edge maple sugaring operation and sugarhouse. In stewardship and compatibility with the farm, woodlands, natural environment and wildlife habitat, this new operation features; high vacuum tubing sap lines, energy efficient equipment including a wood pellet fired evaporator, reverse osmosis machine, sap pre heater and a modern super energy efficient sugar house.
2009 Award Winner, Renovation Category This house has 3 bedrooms 1 and 1/2 baths and in the complete renovations the highest energy efficiency units were used and very high thermal envelopes make this house inexpensive to own and operate. Additionally most all materials were green and or natural used in the renovations.
2008 Better Homes Award, Renovation Category
This 3-bedroom former camp features all natural materials, and high efficiency equipment making for a very economical home to own and operate. This house has lake access to Newark Pond. Contact Annette Dalley for more information on this property.
2007 Better Homes Award, Renovation Category
This Island Pond lakefront house features 3 bedrooms, 1 bath with two person Jacuzzi with lake view. Fully rehabilitation in 2007 and very energy efficient, this lakefront home offers privacy, oversized two-car garage, and attention to detail. Contact Annette Dalley for more information on this property.
2006 Award Winner
This house has 3 bedrooms 1 and 1/2 baths and in the complete renovations the highest energy efficiency units were used and very high thermal envelopes make this house inexpensive to own and operate. Additionally most all materials were green and or natural used in the renovations.
2000 Better Homes Award renovation category
This house originally built to house loggers in Stowe, in that community’s first years was restored and added to make a very comfortable 2 bedroom home with a large living room and an expansive custom kitchen for the chef/innkeeper owner. It also had a detached heated garage for custom wood working shop. It is located on mt hiking biking and ski trails.
1989 Better Home Award winner, commercial category

This building originally a village farm with attached barn was totally renovated into a formal 9 bedroom Bed and Breakfast with commercial kitchen and also had a three bedroom owners suite that also was fully self contained, kitchen and all. A large activity room with views of Mt Mansfield (as most rooms had) and exterior patio, for event and activity space. There are 5 brick fireplaces and 3 cast iron parlor fireplaces, 7 Jacuzzis, garage space under, and more. This building / inn was also recognized for it’s green uses and practices and was efficient building to operate.
1989 Better Home Award winner Mid level single family category.
This custom home built for the owners is a 4 bedroom executive home built and designed to meet the home owners needs, including a walk-in his and her master closet, en suite bath and home office, also custom fireplace formal entry stair case and a back stair found in older homes. Located in Essex Junction.
1988 New construction Better Homes Award
This Cape built in Shelburne features traditional lines and trim details. It has a Rumford style fireplace, a large kitchen and a formal dining area. It has 3 bedrooms upstairs with a master bedroom en suite, an additional bath up and 1/2 bath down. This house was constructed with green building practices.