Real Estate in Barre

Things to Do in Barre



Buy It or Build It in Barre

While just seven miles from the state's Capitol, Montpelier, Barre, VT is a town where you can find a number of residential homes priced under $150,000 and parcels of land ready for building.


Many homes date back to the turn of the century to accompany a population expansions that resulted from the discovery of a vast granite deposit and the introduction of the railroad.  Both factors quadrupled the area's population to 10,000 from 1880 to 1894.


Barre, VT, to this day, farms and mills granite for counter tops and other uses.


Conveniently Located

Enjoy summer swimming at Berlin Pond, 16 miles away.  Other lakes  and area State Parks offer nearby swimming and boating. ...Learn More Golf enthusiasts may enjoy the golf course at the Barre Country Club.


Barre is also conveniently located near ski areas and resorts such as the renowned Sugarbush, just 29 miles away, Northeast Slopes, a beginner to intermediate ski area and the oldest continuously operating ski tow in the USA , is a 18 mile drive.  For Nordic skiers Ole's Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Center is also a short drive outside of town.


The VAST Trail surrounds the outskirts of Barre, VT with trail access to many Vermont townships that are connected by the snow byway. ...Learn More


Less than a 3 hour drive from Boston, MA and a 5 1/2 hour drive to New York, NY, Barre, VT is a modest country oasis, a Vermont hub of activity with local lakes and skiing nearby.





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