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Original House

The Original house was started in 1969 and finished in 1970 by original owners. It has one main floor, and half a walk-out basement floor.

A brick chimney is built in the middle of the house, and there is a fireplace at each of its two levels. The main floor is entirely wood flooring.

The house has a beautiful and well-lit kitchen, renovated with custom cherry cabinets from Maine, soapstone counters from Vermont, and professional grade appliances.

There are two full bathrooms at the main level, and in the current configuration, two bedrooms.

Downstairs is heated north facing walkout space on concrete slab, and a full bathroom.

The downstairs space has two rooms, one with a fireplace.

Utilities are located in the other half of the basement of the original house, accessible for maintenance from a secondary entrance in the Addition.

The original house has been extensively renovated – kitchen, HVAC including ductwork, windows, siding, and roof. Renovations that remain to be done include the three bathrooms. The buyer should expect to eventually demolish and rebuild all bathrooms in new configurations and style.

The original house is thoughtfully integrated into the new Addition. A glass door could eventually replace the current temporary door separating the two. The original house can be a stand-alone guest or in-law cottage or office. A portion of the upper level can be a legal rentable apartment. The lower level can be spaces for an office, gym, or live-in.

Energy improvements on the original house include spray foaming the inside of the roof, installing new windows and foil-faced one-inch rigid foam on the outside, installing a new high efficiency propane fired condensing boiler, all of which reduced energy usage to less than 60%. This data is based on actual usage, before and after.