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Beautiful Home Facing Bolinas Lagoon on 14 Acres

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Large South facing windows let in a lot of sun.

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Last updated: 11/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bolinas farmhouse description

The property is totally private. It is on 14 acres which includes woods and pastures with horses. There is ample room to explore right on the grounds. The home is well used, comfortable and ideal for families with children. There are two bedrooms with Queen beds and a back bedroom with bunk beds, a single twin bed and a crib. Every room connects to the outside.

Due to the special nature and privacy of the property and surrounding hills the place has also been used for retreats, and other special occasions.

We have built a playhouse in the woods where children can play creatively and independently---inspired by the recent book The Last Child in the Woods. This book documents the need for intimate connection to nature and to independent fantasy play for children. The playhouse is surrounded by trails leading to an open meadow of five acres. There is also a suspension bridge!

There is a coop with chickens, ducks and Doc, the rabbit. Young kids can access the coop to collect eggs with parental supervision. Most children spend hours in the chicken coop. There are views of surrounding hills and the Bolinas Lagoon and access to nearby trails in open space and parkland. One mile from the town of Bolinas which has two miles of beachfront and locally caught fish in season, abundant organic produce and Niman meats. The property is also just three miles from the Audubon Canyon Ranch where one can watch seals and all kinds of bird life on Bolinas Lagoon; and 10 miles from Point Reyes Park HQ with its extensive trails, beaches and wildlife.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Music Library
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • Toys

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Attractions

          • Library
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shelling
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Mountain View:

            Overlooks the majestic Mt Tamalpias and parklands of the GGRNA...moreless

          • Rural:

            Property is 15 acres and surrounded by open space and parklands. Totally private with lots of animals including dogs, horses, chickens, ducks and a bunny named Sugar! ...moreless

          • Water View:

            East facing view of Bolinas Lagoon and hillsides beyond...moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Surf Fishing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 8 people

          General

          • Broadband Access
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking Off Street
          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet
          • Wood Fireplace

          Kitchen

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

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio
          • Lawn / Garden
          • Outdoor Grill

          Pool / Spa

              • Hot Tub
               

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              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $500
              $3,000

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning $150
              • Tax Rate 10%

              Notes:

              Property not available Thanksgiving, 2014

              RATE: $500 per night with 2 night minimum. Weekly $3000

              Personal checks: Reservation Deposit and Damage Security due in advance. Balance due upon arrival.


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              Last updated: 11/20/2014
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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1970

              About the owner: I have lived on this property for over 40 years and it is a nurturing and spiritual place for me--compeletly private and still. For people who value those two things it is ideal. We also have built a playhouse in the woods where children can play independently and creatively and there are all kinds of animals on the place. I do not keep up with the callendar--house is rented about half the time--so the best way to enquire about availability is to email me--I am very prompt.

              Why the Owner Chose Bolinas:
              When we saw the property we did not hesitate--it was the ideal place to raise a family....as well as have tranquility as an important aspect of our daily lives.

              The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
              Watching the lagoon for its varied wildlife, gardening, horseback riding, animal care, and sitting in the meadow enjoying a drink at the end of the day.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Large South facing windows let in a lot of sun.

                Large South facing windows let in a lot of sun.

              • Livingroom

                Livingroom

              • Kitchen and dining room

                Kitchen and dining room

              • Playhouse in the woods

                Playhouse in the woods

              • East Side Patio

                East Side Patio

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • Chickens in the coop

                Chickens in the coop

              VRBO #196796

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              This listing was first published here in 2008.

              Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

              $500 per night (USD)
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              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 7

              View calendar: Updated 11/20/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2008
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within a few days
              • Response rate: 60%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/20/2014
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              (415) 868-2350 (California, USA)

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