2864 Darling Hill Road Burke, VT 05871


12 bed / 10.0 bath / 13,599 sqft.

Price/SF: $331

MLS #: 4434998


Property Description

Since completed by Elmer Darling in 1908, Burklyn Hall has surveyed the vistas of Willoughby Gap, Burke Mountain and the surrounding landscape. The home, stables and indoor riding arena are centrally-located on 86 acres, surrounded by pasture and mature woods. The details of the 35-room residence evoke an era of opulence, from rich mahogany paneling and hand-carved wood to marble mantles and intricately laid hardwood floors, and ten fireplaces. The first floor rooms, overlooking the grounds, include music room, study, formal dining, sitting room, kitchen and butlers pantry. A grand staircase leads to four bedroom suites, each named for its scenic perspective. The third floor offers additional guest or staff suites. An exceptional Northeast Kingdom setting with historical significance and equestrian facilities - the possibilities are endless for this iconic home. Ski Burke Mountain or ride Kingdom Trails. Only 2 hours to Montreal and 3 hours to Boston.


  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Acreage: 86
  • Suitable Use: Agriculture, Bed and Breakfast, Farm - Horse/Animal, Mixed Use, Other
  • Area: Mountain, Preservation District, Rural
  • Zoning: res
  • Frontage Road: 1,750
  • Development/Subdivision: 0
  • Driveway: Circular, Dirt
  • Roads: Gravel, Public
  • Lot description: Agricultural, Country Setting, Deed Restricted, Farm, Farm - Horse/Animal, Field/Pasture, Landscaped, Mountain View, Ski Area, Ski Trailside, Trail/Near Trail, View, Walking Trails


  • State: VT
  • Street: Darling Hill Road
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  • Zip Code: 05871
  • County: VT-Caledonia
  • Town: Burke
  • Elementary School: Lyndon Town Elementary School
  • Junior High: Lyndon Town Elementary School
  • High School: Choice


  • Square Feet: 13,599
  • APX Fin Ag SqFt: 13,599
  • Year Built: 1908
  • Total Rooms: 35
  • Bedrooms: 12
  • Total Bathrooms: 10.0
  • Full Baths: 8
  • 3/4 Baths: 1
  • 1/2 Baths: 1
  • Foundation: Granite
  • Property Style: Antique, Colonial, Historic Vintage
  • Construction: Existing, Wood Frame


  • Heating: Multi Zone, Radiator, Steam
  • Cooling: Multi Zone
  • Electric: 200 Amp, Circuit Breaker(s), Generator
  • Sewer: Private, Septic
  • Heat Fuel: Multi Fuel, Oil, Wood
  • Water Heater: Domestic, Owned


  • Interior Features:
    • Attic
    • Elevator
    • Fireplace - Wood
    • Fireplaces - 3+
    • Hearth
    • In-Law Apartment
    • In-Law Suite
    • Master BR w/ BA
    • Natural Woodwork
    • Vaulted Ceiling
    • Walk-in Pantry
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  • Basement: Concrete, Full, Stairs - Interior, Storage Space


  • Exterior Features: Balcony, Barn, Fence - Full, Outbuilding, Porch, Porch - Covered
  • Roof: Membrane, Shingle - Asphalt
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  • Exterior: Clapboard, Wood


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  • Garage: Barn
  • Garage # Cars: 1
  • Services: Internet - Cable, Underground Utilities


  • Dishwasher
  • Exhaust Hood
  • Range - Gas
  • Refrigerator
  • Trash Compactor


  • Taxes: $46,778

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Property Listed By

Kurt Zschau
Kurt Zschau

Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty

St. Johnsbury, VT

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