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The Parsonage: Stately Antique Home in Grafton, Vermont

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The Parsonage is at the heart of the historic village of Grafton, Vermont

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Last updated: 08/03/2014
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Grafton house description

Located in the heart of historic Grafton Village, the Parsonage is a handsome circa 1800 antique colonial, professionally re-designed to capture the essence of a period home while providing comfortable modern amenities. Featuring completely renovated and redecorated living spaces, kitchen and powder room on the first floor, and 4 spacious bedrooms with 2 baths on the second floor, the Parsonage easily emphasizes its heritage as both a classic New England village home and an historic sanctuary from the cares of ordinary life.

The family kitchen with cherry cabinetry and soapstone countertops encompasses a large family dining area and opens onto the adjacent fireplaced sitting room. The formal living room and classic décor throughout share the ambience of the renowned Old Tavern next door!

The Parsonage was built circa 1800, about the same time that the Old Tavern opened as the prosperous center of the town. The Tavern hosted such prominent guests as Daniel Webster, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Ulysses S. Grant, and Rudyard Kipling, testimony to the notoriety of Grafton in the nineteenth century.

More than two hundred years after it was built, the Parsonage is once again a private residence, and having undergone a complete renovation, takes its place among the pristine collection of restored homes that comprise Grafton’s historic and often-photographed Main Street.

GRAFTON WAS NAMED ONE OF THE 10 MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AMERICA BY USA WEEKEND! Find the link to the complete article in our Owner's Web Site below!

The finer print:
The Parsonage is a no-smoking/no pets environment. The house is best-suited for 1-3 couples, and is not furnished in a way that makes it suitable for very young children.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Dishwasher
              • Oven
              • Toaster
              • Ice Maker
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Amenities

              • Fireplace
              • Iron & Board
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Parking Off Street
              • Garage
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided

              Entertainment

              • VCR
              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Television
              • Books

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet
              • Telephone

              Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Historic

                  Location & View

                  • Rural
                  • Village

                  Activities

                  • Restaurants
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Tennis
                  • Groceries
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Golf
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Sledding
                  • Antiquing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Shopping
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Pond
                  • Library
                  • Forests
                  • Churches
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Walking
                  • Snowboarding
                   

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                  Rates for your stay at The Parsonage vary according to the
                  duration of your stay and the season of the year.
                  Available Year Round - $500-$650/night - $1850-$2950/week, excl. VT Tax.
                  These visits or longer stays may be arranged through our agent:
                  Barrett & Valley Associates, Grafton, Vermont.
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                  Last updated: 08/03/2014
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                  Location

                  100 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Bradley International Airport, Hartford, CT
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Bellows Falls, VT
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-91 at Bellows Falls, VT

                  THE PARSONAGE is located in the heart of Grafton, Vermont, on historic Main Street, across from the White Church and adjacent to The Old Tavern. The restored village of Grafton and all of Southern Vermont are easily accessible from I-91, just 12 miles west of Bellows Falls. Our convenient location is an easy 2 hour drive from Hartford, 2.5 hours from Boston and just over 4 hours from New York City. Local attractions include Antiquing in Chester, Woodstock and Weston, Grafton art galleries and local shops, Hiking, Mountain biking and Nordic skiing at Grafton Ponds, Golf, Stream fishing, Orvis & Manchester outlet shopping, the Vermont Country Store, Great Restaurants in Chester and Saxton's River, Award-winning Dining at the Old Tavern at Grafton & live entertainment in the Phelps Barn Pub (next door), Prize-winning Grafton cheese-making, Live Theater, Museums, Sightseeing & Some of Vermont's best Downhill Ski Resorts -- all within a picturesque village stroll or an easy scenic drive!

                   

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                  • The Parsonage is at the heart of the historic village of Grafton, Vermont

                    The Parsonage is at the heart of the historic village of Grafton, Vermont

                  • The Parsonage is directly across from Grafton's "White Church!"

                    The Parsonage is directly across from Grafton's "White Church!"

                  • Cherry and soapstone kitchen cabinetry adjacent to fireplaced family room.

                    Cherry and soapstone kitchen cabinetry adjacent to fireplaced family room.

                  • Professionally renovated and decorated period rooms -- relaxing and comfortable!

                    Professionally renovated and decorated period rooms -- relaxing and comfortable!

                  • Master bedroom with antique furnishings and queen canopy bed.

                    Master bedroom with antique furnishings and queen canopy bed.

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                  4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  (860) 676-1201 or (802) 843-2390 (Agent)

                  Speaks: english
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