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Beautiful, Serene, Connecticut Riverfront

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Cottage from the river

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Last updated: 07/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Springfield cottage description

Come visit our peaceful and relaxing rental cottage with spectacular views on the banks of the Connecticut River in Springfield, Vermont. Whether it's fishing, boating, hiking, antiquing or just reading on the riverfront deck, our cozy red cottage offers the best of Vermont.

The cottage is set on 3/4's of an acre with 150 feet of riverfront on the scenic Connecticut River. As you walk down the stone steps from the car park, the cottage offers three areas to relax under a canopy of trees and surrounded by lush ferns and other plantings.

Gather together around the fire on the stone patio by the house with a picnic table, Adirondack chairs, and a fire pit. Enjoy your coffee in the morning sun on the deck that seems to be suspended over the water. Fish, swim, and tie up your boat to the 8x10 floating dock on the river's edge. The Connecticut River is navigable and there is a public boat launch 5 miles downriver.


Description: The cottage offers a warm, comfortable, and nicely decorated living room with books to read, games to play, an I-pod capable stereo, fireplace, and wood stove. In the spirit of really getting away there is no internet connection although there is adequate cell phone coverage. A small TV with DVD is also available.

In the dining area there is long counter style sit-down table with a wall of windows from which you can watch the river flow by. The kitchen features a refrigerator, microwave, two burner electric cook top, coffee pot, toaster over, and electric skillet. Please note there is no oven (but who wants to bake on vacation anyway). There is one full bath with walk-in shower.

Downstairs there is one bedroom with a double bed and closet and upstairs there is a pine-paneled loft with five beds and room for a crib. All the comfy mattresses are only 1- 3 years old so expect a good night's sleep.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • Stereo
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Sight Seeing
          • Boating
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Waterfront

              sports and adventure activities

              • Kayaking
              • Hiking
              • Swimming
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking

              forms of payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  General

                  • Telephone
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Wood Fireplace
                  • Fireplace
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave
                  • Stove
                  • Cooking Utensils

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Balcony
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Visa
                  • Mastercard
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Base Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $125
                  $825 $2,679
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $75
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  3 night minimum on Holiday Weekends.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 07/22/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  Other Activities: Wildlife Viewing, Boating, Kayaking

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1998

                  About the owner: Fun loving sailor who spent most of my summers growing up at our family cottage on the Connecticut River. I have a partner of 3 years and we plan to sail off into the sunset in 3-5 years on our 44 ft sailboat.

                  Why the Owner Chose Springfield:
                  I bought the cottage in 1998 from my Aunt Del. She is the daughter of my grandfather who bought the house in 1950. It has been in my family for almost 60 years and when my aunt's husband was dying of cancer they decided to sell the place. I realized there was no way I could let it leave the family so I bought it. It has been a blessing.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Cottage from the river

                    Cottage from the river

                  • View of our dock

                    View of our dock

                  • Living room with fireplace

                    Living room with fireplace

                  • View out dining area window

                    View out dining area window

                  • View of River

                    View of River

                  • Stone patio with firepit

                    Stone patio with firepit

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Living room View

                    Living room View

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, March 01, 2014

                  $125 per night (USD)
                  5

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 07/22/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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