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Charming, Quiet, in-Town Farmhouse, Close to Horse Show, Manchester Center

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Last updated: 01/26/2015

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This charming farmhouse, originally built in 1900 as a barn and then hattery, is artistically renovated with period post and beam construction, and beautiful hardwood floors. Kitchen (with washer/dryer in attached utility room) opens into dining area and living room, leading to private bedroom and full bath with jacuzzi. Cathedral ceilings open to two loft-style bedrooms. Marble-floored solarium also with cathedral ceilings, leads to study with pull-out sofa bed. Lovely yard on quiet cul-de-sac with mountain views. Serene country setting, but turn the corner and you're right in the center of historic Manchester. Easy walk to famous Northshire Bookstore, shops, restaurants, antique stores, outlet stores, Equinox Hotel, the Lincoln family's summer home, Hildene. Be near hiking, canoeing, swimming, golf skiing, skating and the arts, with the Southern VT Arts Center, Dorset Horse Show, Dorset Playhouse and so much more.


2 minute drive or 10 minute walk to town Swimming Pool/Recreation and Picnic Area.
7 minute drive to Horse Show.
15 minute walk to Equinox Hotel.
5 minute drive to Hildene, Lincoln Family Estate.
5 minute walk to shops, restaurants and Northshire Bookstore.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 double

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs bedroom private with full bath and jacuzzi, master bedroom loft, sofa bed bedroom loft with half bath, study/bedroom with sofa bed next to sun-room. Private doors on two downstairs bedrooms, private but open loft for two upstairs bedrooms....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Jacuzzi...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Full downstairs bathroom with bath, shower and Jacuzzi ; upstairs bathroom is half bath....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Some pets allowed. Kids welcome. Charming furnishings. Music system and DVD player up and running, with satelitte dish for TV, good cell phone reception in the house, though not throughout that part of Vermont. Laundry, shopping and clearning services are available through the caretaker for additional fee....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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2 night min stay
$250 $300
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Location

56 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany, NY

Car: Recommended

Be surrounded by beauty: the Green Mountains with majestic Mount Equinox, the Long Trail, Emerald Lake, the Battenkill River, walk to the Equinox Hotel, town shops, outlet stores, Lincoln’s summer home Hildene. The arts abound with the Southern VT Arts Center, the Dorset Playhouse, Dorset Horse Show, close to Grandma Moses Museum in Bennington, Norman Rockwell Gallery in Arlington. Drive to northwestern Massachusetts and the Berkshires. Ski right nearby at Bromley and Stratton. This house is the setting for a true Vermont retreat.

Other Activities: Horse Show, Plays, Art Galleries, the Lincoln family's summer home Hildene, Sightseeing, Covered Bridges

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Wood stove in living room, cathedral into loft

    Wood stove in living room, cathedral into loft

  • Spacious solarium, marble floor, cathedral ceiling

    Spacious solarium, marble floor, cathedral ceiling

  • Master bedroom upstairs loft, open yet private

    Master bedroom upstairs loft, open yet private

  • Living room with futon and stove

    Living room with futon and stove

  • Open kitchen, adjoining washer/dryer/refrigerator

    Open kitchen, adjoining washer/dryer/refrigerator

  • Beautifully landscaped front and back yards

    Beautifully landscaped front and back yards

  • Open dining room, post and beam style

    Open dining room, post and beam style

  • Front entrance, marble walkway, slate roof

    Front entrance, marble walkway, slate roof

  • Lovely private back yard

    Lovely private back yard

  • Living room with full windows behind futon

    Living room with full windows behind futon

$250 - $300 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 50%
  • Calendar last updated 01/26/2015
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