Charming Rustic Summer House on Mt. Monadnock. Sleeps 7-8.

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Last updated: 11/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

'Beautiful rustic home (4 bedrooms) nestled in the woods with a private brook and miles of hiking trails right out the back door, loved by all who have stayed here. Peace and quiet. The house is open from June 15 through Columbus Day weekend. We accept long weekend rentals after Labor Day.

Monadnock Region: The Covert (pronounced kuhvert, a secluded or hidden place) is close to Monadnock State Park, Pack Monadnock (auto road to summit), Peterborough Players, Monadnock Music, Shattuck Golf Course, Coll's Farm Stand and Sugar House, Rosaly's Garden and Farm Stand, the Friendly Farm (for children), Mariposa Cultural Museum, and several lakes for swimming. There is a lot to do for all members of the family in the beautiful Monadnock region.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • 3 full size, 1 twin, 1 cot suitable for child.


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Toys


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Forests

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    original fieldstone fireplace in perfect working order. firewood is provided....moreless

  • Firewood
  • Heating:

    propane heater for living room/dining room...moreless

  • Internet:

    free wifi available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    with fireplace...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    unpaved driveway leads to space behind house for up to 4 cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    there is a land line in the house, as cell phones typically do not get service (due to the proximity of the mountain)...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Binoculars
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck


Write a review 4.7
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 19 - Jun 28, 2016
3 night min stay
$1,000 $3,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Jun 29 - Sep 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,000 $3,500
Sep 6 - Oct 10, 2016
3 night min stay
$1,000 $3,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,000 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 9%


Cancellation Policy: Your reservation is not guaranteed until you sign the lease and return it with the deposit. If you cancel and we are able to re-rent the property, we will refund 100% of what you have paid. If not, we will keep whatever you have paid, with nothing further due.

We ask for half the rent at the time you sign the lease, with the balance due two weeks before arrival, plus a $250.00 refundable security deposit. Once you confirm that you would like to go ahead with a rental, a lease will be sent to you. We request that you sign the lease and return it with the deposit within two weeks. We do not accept credit cards, checks only.

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Last updated: 11/18/2015
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50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Manchester, NH
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Shattuck
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Thorndike Pond

Car: Necessary

Highly rated Shattuck Golf Course and several lakes and ponds are within five miles. Monadnock Music Sunday afternoons and Amos Fortune Forum Friday evenings at Jaffrey Center Meeting House. Contra and square dancing in Jaffrey and surrounding towns throughout the summer. Close to Peterborough. Cheshire County Fair in July and the quite fabulous Pumpkin Festival in October in Keene. Fall foliage in October.

Other Activities: birdwatching

hiking on Mt Monadnock trails

Golf: Shattuck Golf course, Jaffrey NH


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2000

Why Jaffrey:
This house was built by my Grandfather in 1907. It was briefly owned by family friends, and we bought it back in 2000. My Grandfather used boards and beams from a falling down barn, and five different kinds of woods on the property for the floors. We spent our summers here growing up, with a wood, and a kerosene stove, an ice box, and our milk was stored in the spring in front of the house. It's still there.

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  • The Covert in Spring

    The Covert in Spring

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • Back bedroom

    Back bedroom

  • porch overlooks the brook and is great for birdwatching

    porch overlooks the brook and is great for birdwatching

  • The pond

    The pond

  • the pond, looking to the house

    the pond, looking to the house

  • Mt Mondanock from Cathedral of the PInes

    Mt Mondanock from Cathedral of the PInes

  • Middle bedroom

    Middle bedroom

  • Front bedroom

    Front bedroom

  • Begonia on the deck

    Begonia on the deck

  • View from the south

    View from the south

  • Mt Monadnock from Perkins Pond

    Mt Monadnock from Perkins Pond

  • Thorndike Pond

    Thorndike Pond

Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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Charming rustic summer house on Mt. Monadnock. Sleeps 7-8.

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