Spacious Vermont living with breathtaking views of Mt. Mansfield! Situated on a 5 acre lot in a private hilltop neighborhood, this custom home boasts Brazilian cherry floors & exposed beams throughout most of the first level. Maple cabinets, granite counters and a Capital pro-style gas range grace the kitchen area. A sunken living room w/ a wall of southerly facing floor-to-ceiling windows floods the space with natural light and a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains, with a brick hearth for a cozy wood/pellet stove. Upstairs hosts three spacious bedrooms, including a sprawling primary suite featuring a walk-in closet and en-suite bath, along with a 3/4 bath w/ a tranquil soaking tub. The finished third level provides a guest suite/playroom, while the basement-level rec room offers ample storage & additional living space. A lovely wraparound porch with Trex decking overlooks extensively landscaped grounds, beautiful flower gardens & established blueberry/blackberry patches. A 3-bay garage plus carport & 10' ceilings affords space for multiple vehicles/toys & 2 sheds create space for seasonal items or small livestock! Owned solar panels, solar hot water & a Buderus boiler ensure energy efficiency. Direct access to the bordering Browns River. Walking distance to the elementary school. Convenient to area recreation, close to Smugglers Notch Resort in one direction and Essex/surrounding commutes in the other! An absolute must see property!