While this time of year we tend to think about Vermont as a ski and snowboard destination, it’s also a great summer retreat. Today’s home sits on Lake Rescue. This custom home  designed by Dan Pratt with plenty of room for entertaining both family and friends.

This home features an open concept main floor that includes a chef’s kitchen with large walk-in pantry, two sinks, two stoves, granite/butcher block counters and a large dining area.

The multi-functional great room features a brick fireplace surrounded by custom built wood cabinets and shelving. French doors from the great room open out onto an elevated deck with beautiful lake views. The home is ully furnished with quarter sawn oak floors, custom built-ins, radiant heat, central air and usefully set-up for an optional dumbwaiter.

This home boasts two master suites with private deck as well as two family suites at lake level separated by a living room. The home is wreathed in a mahogany wrap-around deck and has lovely landscaping with Vermont stone walls.

This tranquil retreat is listed for $1.35 million with William Raveis Real Estate Mortgage and Insurance and is showcased by Luxury Portfolio.