Literary Digs – Black Hole Hollow’s Inspiration for Ian Fleming


The Financial Times
just featured LandVest’s Black Hole Hollow Farm among a collection of properties which inspired famous writers. This secluded Vermont farm along the VT/NY border was the inspiration for a romantic James Bond caper in “For Your Eyes Only” imagined by Ian Fleming during his stays there. Fleming’s visits came in a glamorous time in its storied ownership. Other guests included Princess Margaret and Jacqueline Kennedy. Read more on the Bond/Fleming/Black Hole Hollow connection.

Black Hole Hollow Farm

Cambridge, NY | 948± Acres | $3,980,000

Black Hole Hollow Farm, Vermont, aerial
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“Lived here like a king — an uninvited one — in fragrant and luxurious solitude.”

– Ian Fleming

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