Brighton Real Estate

Brighton is a rural town located in Western Essex County and includes the unincorporated community of Island Pond. Just 16 miles from the US-Canadian border, Brighton is also surrounded by Warren Gore, Lewis, Ferdinand, Newark, and Charleston. Once a thriving railroad town, Brighton now features extensive snowmobile trails, biking and hiking trails as well as Island Pond, a 600-acre lake, making it the perfect location for those who enjoy outdoor activities. 

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99 Cross Street Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4913979

  • Commercial
  • County Essex
  • Square Feet 2,795
  • Acreage 0.86

Here is a great opportunity to be your own boss and own a thriving business in downtown Island Pond. This convenience store/mini mart/gas station has great figures. The store provides gas, deli service, pizza, groceries, beer and wine. There are a walk up ice cream window, a grill and sandwich prep table for light meals, and seating for 25-30 inside and lots more on the new entertainment deck/lounge. The recently obtained liquor license allows you to serve beer, wine, and mixed drinks for consumption in the building and on the new deck and outside patio area. With frontage on the lake, the owners have recently begun renting canoes and kayaks. They have also added live entertainment on the lounge deck for summer weekends. The sale includes real estate, business, and equipment. The inventory will be extra. This is a very busy, well established, profitable, business right in the heart of town. Island Pond is dubbed the "snowmobile capitol of VT" with VT Assoc. of Snow Travelers trails all around and generally high snowfall amounts. Because of this and the location on the lake for summer activity you have great potential for good business in the winter and summer. There are two 10,000 gallon double walled gas tanks owned by the sellers, and a 1,000 gallon diesel tank owned by the fuel supplier. A Phase One environmental site assessment has been performed.

Listed by Maurice Chaloux of Parkway Realty

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138 Cross Street Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4893565

  • Commercial
  • County Essex
  • Square Feet 8,170
  • Acreage 1

Prominently located in the heart of Island Pond, VT, is the Essex House and Tavern. Housed in an 1866-era building that has been renovated to create an atmosphere that reflects the history of the Essex House by keeping the original wood supports combined with a modernized, antique aesthetic. Each of the 11 hotel rooms has been updated with new amenities while still retaining the building's quaint, historic style. The revitalized tavern features a vintage industrial vibe with seating for 48. A separate dining room seats 65 and is perfect for private events. The 36x20' pavilion, added in 2020, is heated for winter use, and in warmer months more seating can be added just outside to serve more customers. This solid business has a well-established customer base and is ideally situated in a town that is truly a four-season destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The VAST trail flows directly into the large, paved parking lot, and the town roads are open to ATVs and UTVs. Brighton State Park, set on the shores of Spectacle Pond, and Island Pond attract visitors for boating, fishing, and swimming, and hiking trails in the area are plentiful. An 18-mile drive takes you to East Burke for world-class mountain biking at Kingdom Trails and classic Vermont skiing at Burke Mountain. If you're ready to live and work in the wonderful playground of the Northeast Kingdom, this might be the opportunity you've been waiting for. Are you ready to take this turnkey business to the next level?

Listed by Brandy Goulet and Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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Island Island Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VTIsland Island

Price$988,000

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MLS Number 4769516

  • Land
  • County Essex
  • Square Feet 1,001,880
  • Acreage 23

The only undeveloped Private Island available in New England. 20 Acre "Pine Island" is an undiscovered gem on pristine "Island Pond" in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. Includes 3 shore parcel for private access. 1 acre parcel with 3 B/R caretakers house adjoining shore parcel also available. The Northeast Kingdom of Vermont is wild and undeveloped and easily accessible from NY, Boston, or Montreal. Also accessible by private jet at Newport Vt. International airport EFK, 5300 x 100 ft. Runway. (30 minutes away) Owned by this family since 1958, THE Island of "Island Pond" in the town of Brighton Vt. 3 acre shore parcel has an old boathouse that can be upgraded and expanded if desired. Both shore parcel and Island can be developed and/or subdivided, or kept as a family retreat and legacy. Large sandy beach on the Island, as well as another smaller secluded beach, "Cathedral Pines" throughout, and a resident Bald Eagle family. Original cabin that owner lived in can be rebuilt, stone fireplace & chimney are intact. Endless possibilities. Excellent Value. Additional Pictures, Video's, and Documentation Available. Worth a visit. You won't be disappointed!

Listed by Chip Tremper of Preferred Properties

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1511 Cedar Wood Drive Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4900436

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 2

Escape to the Northeast! 470 acres of untouched, unfiltered and undeveloped Vermont Beauty ready for the hilltop homestead of your dreams. With 200 acres of untapped Sugar Maple, picturesque mountain scenery, rolling pastures, apple orchards, ponds and miles of private hiking trails, Cedar Wood Drive is truly a Vermont vision. Whether you are seeking a long-term timber investment, maple sugaring opportunity, the opportunity to live largely off the land, or just a remote getaway, this property is well worth considering. Currently enrolled in Vermont's Current Use program, allowing for a significant property tax reduction in exchange for private property conservation. The home, a farmhouse constructed in 1870 offers 4 beds 2 baths, kitchen, dining area, three season porch, large family room and wood-burning fire places. The property and home have all the necessary utilities including power, septic, potable well, and Internet connection. Potential for renovation, new construction or subdivision. Property starts at the end of a class 3 road and progresses to a unmaintained class 4 road. Seller is open to Owner financing or lease to own option to all qualified buyers. Additional photos upon request. Don't miss out on this opportunity of a lifetime!

Listed by Flex Realty Group and Kate Earley of Flex Realty

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10 Cross Street Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4917254

  • Commercial
  • County Essex
  • Acreage 0.05

Situated in the Historical District, this major road frontage restaurant and upstairs living space is waiting for its new owners! Currently the home of Hobo's Cafe, this turn key business is in downtown Island Pond with direct ATV and snowmobile access! Real Estate, Business and inventory is all included with the sale. The upstairs offers a 2 story apartment with a large kitchen, 2 bathrooms and 3 bedrooms. A nice covered porch and deck area over looking the street and lake in the distance. If you are looking to work for yourself, have a get-a-way or be a landlord, this property has tons of opportunity waiting for you!

Listed by Jennifer Rancourt of RE/MAX Northern Edge Realty/Colebrook

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1014 East Brighton Road Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT1014 East Brighton Road

Price$325,000

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MLS Number 4928141

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 1

Brand New with Stunning Lake Views! It doesn't get much better than this. New Construction, this sweet home in Brighton has everything you need to ensure you enjoy your time in the Northeast Kingdom with no projects, just move right in and start experiencing the peacefulness of this small community. Set on 1.3 acres, the property includes nice lawn areas as well as apple trees, and directly overlooks the island in the 626-acre lake that was the impetus for its name, Island Pond. The home was designed to take full advantage of the view with an open floor plan. The eat-in kitchen boasts ceiling high white cabinets, stainless appliances, and a shiplap island with butcher block top and seating for two. The living area is set up for a wall-mount TV, for those times when you can take your eyes away from the view. A glass door leads to the screened porch, where you can spend days catching glimpses of the eagle coming and going from its nest on the island and evenings watching the sun set behind Bald Mountain. The main bedroom is on the lake side of the house, so you can take in the views while snug in bed. There's a second bedroom on the other side of the house, and they share the full bath. The entry features a built-in bench, shiplap wall with shelves and hooks, and a large closet. Step inside with the virtual tour, then schedule a time to come and see this wonderful piece of the NEK in person.

Listed by Brandy Goulet of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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28 East Haven Road Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT28 East Haven Road

Price$280,000

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MLS Number 4896138

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 3

You'll have a lot of options with this converted farmhouse. This home sits on 4.18 acres with a private pond, picnic area, ginormous backyard and still space for gardens. The home is set up as 2 units and could easily be converted back to a single-family house. The main level unit boasts many updates and features an eat-in kitchen with commercial gas stove, large living room, mudroom/entry, 2 bedrooms, laundry room, pantry, ¾ bath and a bonus room. The second-floor apartment has a separate entry, kitchen with laundry area, living room space, 2 bedrooms and full bath. From the covered porch you enter a storage area that leads to the barn. Insulated and heated the 33x50' barn has been converted into a shop with built-in shelving, armory and lounge area, ½ bath, and a 12x14' door so you can easily drive almost any vehicle inside. The upper level has 2 separate office spaces and a large, bright open area currently set up as a gym. Spray foam insulation has been added throughout, and there's 140% offset solar power*. The shop space in this high-visibility location, along with the huge driveway and direct access to the VAST trail system, make this property ideal for a commercial business. Potential owner financing available.

Listed by Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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Lot 7B Rosebrook Hill Road Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4929015

  • Land
  • County Essex
  • Square Feet 3,114,104
  • Acreage 71.49

Calling outdoor adventurers! This 70+ acres of wooded land would be perfect for atv/utv use, hunting, or site prep for your private cabin in the woods.

Listed by Dianna Benoit-Kittell of KW Vermont- Enosburg

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79 Elm Street Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT79 Elm Street

Price$250,000

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MLS Number 4926283

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 2

This lovely Victorian home is located in hillside neighborhood in beautiful Island Pond. The 5-bedroom, 2-bath home has a view of the lake and village from the upstairs bedrooms. The kitchen is minimal, but leaves room for ideas and expansion. Hardwood flooring throughout could be amazing with a huge walk-through dining and living area. There are multiple bay windows and natural woodwork throughout. This property would be great for year-round or seasonal use. Short distance to public beach, lake, VAST (snowmobile) & VASA (4-wheeler) trails, and town amenities.

Listed by Brandy Goulet of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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530 Derby Street Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT530 Derby Street

Price$175,000

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MLS Number 4930287

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 1

You'll be well-positioned for Snowmobile Season, as well as all of Vermont's other seasons with this 4-bedroom home in Vermont's Snowmobile Capital. This 2-story home sits on .5 acre on the outskirts of the village of Island Pond, so you're not far from all town amenities, including the lake, Spectacle Pond, Bluff Mountain, shopping, and restaurants. This home offers a kitchen, separate dining room, and living room with a wood-burning fireplace. The laundry room is also located on the first floor, as well as a mudroom off the attached garage. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms and a full bath. A deck overlooks the large, private backyard that is surrounded by mature trees. Come discover this small, active community in the beautiful Northeast Kingdom. VAST & VASA trails nearby.

Listed by Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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471 Middle Street Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT471 Middle Street

Price$169,000

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MLS Number 4917715

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 2

For those who love the outdoors, Island Pond is an ideal base for four seasons of adventure, and this tight-knit community offers many programs and events for residents and visitors alike. Providing 1,400-plus square feet of living space, this two-story home would work for full-time residents or those looking for a vacation home. The combined kitchen dining room features a peninsula, bay window with built-in seating, and a conveniently located laundry closet. There's room for everyone to enjoy movie night in the large living room, and the three-season porch overlooks the large, level yard. In addition, there's a ¾ bath on the first floor. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms and a recently updated full bath. The detached, 2-car garage is perfect for keeping your vehicles and toys safe from the weather, and the large driveway makes it easy to get snowmobile trailers in and out. Located 3 minutes from town, so you're close to shopping, dining, as well as Brighton State Park's Spectacle Pond and Island Pond for swimming, fishing, and boating. Bluff Mountain and the Kingdom Heritage Trail offer hiking opportunities, and, of course, there's snowmobiling. A 25-minute drive takes you to East Burke skiing and riding at Burke Mountain and Kingdom Trails or drive 15 minutes to the Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge, which has thousands of acres to explore or hunt.

Listed by Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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61 North Street Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT61 North Street

Price$169,000

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MLS Number 4919881

  • Multifamily
  • County Essex
  • Bathroom 4
  • Square Feet 3,166
  • Acreage 0.25

Charming multiunit situated on a nice corner lot in beautiful Island Pond. Here is a Great Investment opportunity to enter the rental business. Live in one and let the rent pay your mortgage. This property offers 4 units that are currently rented. The outside has been vinyl sided and most all of the windows have been updated to vinyl replacements. Close to all downtown shopping, restaurants, bank and the Beach.

Listed by Jeffrey Harper of Sanville Real Estate,LLC

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Lot 7A Rosebrook Hill Road Brighton VT 05846

MLS Number 4928842

  • Land
  • County Essex
  • Square Feet 1,751,112
  • Acreage 40.2

Calling outdoor adventurers! This 40+ acres of wooded land just off the VAST trail would be perfect for atv/utv use, hunting, or site prep for your private cabin in the woods.

Listed by Dianna Benoit-Kittell of KW Vermont- Enosburg

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234 Middle Street Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT234 Middle Street

Price$129,000

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MLS Number 4913761

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 1

Looking for a good location to live or play from? This house is near town, lake, VAST and VASA trails, school and medical center. This is a 2 bed, 1 bath home with an open living area. It has a laundry/mudroom and an attached garage. This home is a easy place to live and heat and is ready for a new owner.

Listed by Brandy Goulet of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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East Brighton Road Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VTEast Brighton Road

Price$125,000

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MLS Number 4901795

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Square Feet 320

If you are looking for a place to get away, you have found it! Whether hunting, bird watching, or just looking for rest and relaxation, this camp is in a great location only minutes away from Beecher Pond by foot, ATV or snowmobile. Close to town and amenities, and has possible views of Island Pond with cutting, and current mountain views. The camp sleeps 5, and is ready for a new host!

Listed by Brandy Goulet of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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310 Hancock Road Brighton VT 05846

Brighton, VT310 Hancock Road

Price$45,000

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MLS Number 4917244

  • Residential Single Family
  • County Essex
  • Property Type Single Family
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 1

Welcome to Deer Yard Camp which offers a large eat in kitchen space with a wood stove and electric range. There are three sleeping areas including a bedroom and bunk room on the main level as well as a loft space. It is serviced by an outhouse but does have a stand up shower, sink and water heater in the camp. Located on a private dead end road you can make this your get a way in the Northeast Kingdom.

Listed by Emma Gunn of Century 21 Farm & Forest/Burke

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