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Romance Relaxation Respite in This Cozy Vintage Log Cabin Free Wi-Fi

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Welcome to Wisteria , bring some marshmallows

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to this compact authentic vintage cabin which is privately situated on a 3/4 acre lot , not far from the main roads and easily accesible to all Berkshire amenities, year round. This cabin is not isolated deep in the woods but the lot is private and the access is amazing. This charming log cabin in a forest/lake association in Becket has an open living room/kitchen combo with vaulted ceilings and skylights. The master bedroom has a handmade log bed, gel fireplace and is set back in the cabin for privacy. There is also a small den furnished with a flip out foam love seat and an armoire. It would be a great spot to sit and read. The cabin is fully equipped, with a washer and dryer in the basement, accessible from outside. Get away from the city and simplify your life. Sit by the stream that runs on the back of the property. Have BBQs outside and sit by the fire pit at night. There is a long front porch with wicker furniture. The cottage is heated with a soapstone wood stove and electric baseboard heat. It is near all area cultural events, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Tanglewood, Lee, Lenox, Stockbridge, skiing, Pittsfield museums and restaurants, non motorized boating, swimming, state parks, theater, hiking
The cabin is cooled by ceiling fans, vented skylights and windows. There is no air conditioning.

MEDITATE, WRITE, SLEEP, DANCE, READ, SIP TEA: How often have you thought about getting away to a quiet spot in the country to rejuvenate your senses and your psyche? This is the ideal spot for dreamers, artists, writers, dancers, knitters, lovers,cooks and anyone who has a desire to just reconnect with themselves. Replenish your soul and let Wisteria Cottage work its magic on you.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 726 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    (foam sofa)...moreless

  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    (sleep sofa)...moreless

  • The master bedroom has a handmade queen size log bed from Montana and a gel fire place to add atmosphere. . The second 'bedroom' is really a small den that has a foam love seat sleeper and an armoire. It would be good for a child or a teenager. There is a sleep sofa in the living room that would sleep 2 in a non-private area if you are willing to undo the custom fitted slipcover. I also provide a twin size air mattress....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • This bathroom has a claw foot bathtub with a shower conversion. Great spot to relax with a good book. The room is small but functional and was newly painted in April of 2012. You can relax in the tub and enjoy the wooded views from the new Craftsman style window....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The washer and dryer are located in the basement, and must be accessed from the outside through an easy bulkhead. There is a fire pit in the yard . There is a stream in the back. This 3/4 acre property is in a wooded area with stone walls. It is a short 2/10th mile walk to the nearest swimming area. It's a great romantic cabin for getaways as well as having great access to highways and cultural events in the area. The kitchen is fully equipped and contains baking pans, a mixer, toaster, toaster oven, micro, coffee maker, blender, bread maker, and dishes, towels, etc. If you wish to have a cleaning service, there is a $100 fee....moreless

Entertainment

  • Stereo:

    CD player/radio ...moreless

  • Television:

    Hi Def antenna No Cable limited TV due to location...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Skiing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Bistro set for 2 on the rear deck . Bistro set for 2 on the front porch for al fresco dining. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    in basement...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    outdoor fire-pit with wood supplied...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    electric baseboard and wall mount heaters plus wood stove...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free Wi Fi Must bring own laptop...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    big driveway...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    in basement...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    soapstone stove by Hearthstone , can be left open for fireplace effect FIREWOOD provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    propane gas ...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Inflatable Boat
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Outdoor screen tent during summer months 12 x 14...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Front porch with wicker couch,chairs and bistro set...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring into High Gear
May 4 - Nov 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$1,200 $3,700
Cozy Season
Nov 2 - Apr 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$165
$950 $3,100
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$165
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Please contact owner for rental rates.

3 night minimum stay for holidays,Memorial Day, July 4th , Labor Day, Columbus Day at $175 per night . I accept cash , money orders, personal checks 30 days prior, PayPal for instant transfers, and credit cards. All PayPal transactions incur an additional fee of $15 to cover fees. Visitors may agree to leave the cabin in clean rentable condition or pay $100


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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hartford Ct. / Albany NY
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
11 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Mass Pike Lee, MA 11 miles Rt. 20 1/4 mile
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Dream Away Lodge Sherwood Shoppe Roscoe's
24 Miles
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
fresh water 1/2 mile

Car: Necessary

Located in a forest/lake association with access to 5 clean lakes that allow swimming, skating and non motorized boating. Close to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival (3mi.), Lenox restaurants, shops, museum, yet in a quiet rural town with little traffic. Peaceful location near the Hilltowns of the Berkshires, state parks, quarry preserve, lakes, antique shops, museums nearby. Tanglewood, Berkshire Theater Festival, Norman Rockwell, Red Lion Inn, Outlet shopping, Becket Arts Center, Miniature Theater of Chester, Ventfort Hall, Shakespeare and Co., Sanderson Falls State Park, Otis Poultry Farm, October Mountain State Park, Chester/ Blanford State Forest, 20 miles to Pittsfield,Stockbridge, Berkshire Garden Center, Naumkeag, Chesterwood, gourmet shops and restaurants, farm stands and Great Barrington.

Other Activities: museums, cultural activities, leaf-peeping

Ski: This property is located within 15-35 miles from some of the best ski areas in the Berkshires: Blanford Ski Area, Catamount, Jiminy Peak in Hancock

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Welcome to Wisteria , bring some marshmallows

    Welcome to Wisteria , bring some marshmallows

  • Fall begins in Becket, warm up by the fire

    Fall begins in Becket, warm up by the fire

  • SIMPLIFY your life

    SIMPLIFY your life

  • Relax by the fire, sip some wine and hot toddies

    Relax by the fire, sip some wine and hot toddies

  • Come and sit while the world flies by

    Come and sit while the world flies by

  • Cool off in the refreshing seasonal  stream

    Cool off in the refreshing seasonal stream

  • Master bedroom with custom Montana log bed, queen size

    Master bedroom with custom Montana log bed, queen size

  • Bonus Bedroom Den reading room, foam flip out sleeper, breakfast tray

    Bonus Bedroom Den reading room, foam flip out sleeper, breakfast tray

  • Got books?

    Got books?

  • view of the new dam on Big Robin Lake, 1/2 mile from cabin

    view of the new dam on Big Robin Lake, 1/2 mile from cabin

  • Island Paradise seen from Little Robin Beach Sherwood Forest 4/10 mile to cabin

    Island Paradise seen from Little Robin Beach Sherwood Forest 4/10 mile to cabin

  • Welcome to Blissful Becket

    Welcome to Blissful Becket

  • Rear view of the cottage

    Rear view of the cottage

  • Summertime chatting, sip some lemonade on the porch

    Summertime chatting, sip some lemonade on the porch

  • Everything for the gourmet cook

    Everything for the gourmet cook

  • Lace cap hydrangeas starting to bloom , early July

    Lace cap hydrangeas starting to bloom , early July

  • Have your morning coffee on the new bedroom deck.

    Have your morning coffee on the new bedroom deck.

  • Lace Cap Hydrangea in bloom July 2013

    Lace Cap Hydrangea in bloom July 2013

  • Living room

    Living room

  • April  2014  Ah, to sit and read

    April 2014 Ah, to sit and read

  • Bug Free Zone

    Bug Free Zone

  • Little Robin Lake beach 4/10th of a mile from Wisteria Cottage

    Little Robin Lake beach 4/10th of a mile from Wisteria Cottage

  • Picture perfect lake from Little Robin beach 4/10 mile from cabin

    Picture perfect lake from Little Robin beach 4/10 mile from cabin

  • Welcome to Wisteria Cottage

    Welcome to Wisteria Cottage

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/29/2015
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