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Lovely Vacation Retreat

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House, taken near sledding hill


Last updated: 01/16/2015

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

We think this is a very special place to relax and refuel. We've tried to keep the house simple yet aesthetically pleasing. You can find lots to do in the area, or you can just hang out on our deck, where there's a lovely view. In the winter there's a great sledding hill and--if it's good and cold--a pond to slide on. If you like to cook, the kitchen is completely equipped. The house is set up so that there are private areas and public areas. You can get away, or congregate. It's the kind of house where you'll have a wonderful vacation whether you ski or just relax and enjoy the beauty of our place.

Each bedroom is private. There's one with a king-size bed, and 2 bedrooms have queens. The children's room has two twin beds, toys, books. There's a futon in the rec room, which is on a separate floor and has it's own bathroom and TV.

We've owned and loved this house since the sixties, but do rent it out occasionally. In summer it's available in June. The rest of the year we are flexible.

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Property Type

  • Chalet

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Pond, pond house, snow shoeing, sledding


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 2 traveler reviews
June ................................... $1000/week
Christmas week  $2000.
Winter .. $ 900/weekend .................. $1500/week
MLK and Pres weekend ..... $1000/weekend
Security deposit..... 1/2 rental
Includes Cleaning, Firewood, Plowing, Linens
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1965

About the owner: We are a family of musicians and writers, and we think the house shows it. There's a good electric piano, there are music stands, games (I'm a Scrabble fan) and plenty of privacy for quiet reading. This is the perfect house for those who don't go skiing, as the house is such a pleasure. Food shopping and a big drugstore are ten minutes away, yet the privacy is perfection.

Why the Owner Chose Wilmington:
We first built this house in 1965, and enlarged and modernized it in '95. We chose to come here because we love Vermont, and Wilmington is within reach of both Boston and New York, as it's just over the Mass. border. There's plenty to do here, but it's not all frantic traffic and street density as it is on Cape Cod or in the Hampton's.

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
There's something about sitting on our deck and looking at the view that is totally relaxing. Then there's that walk to the pond and the pleasure of watching children in the rubber boat and the inflatable tires. In the summer there are concerts at Marlboro, The Yellow Barn, and Shelbourne. When the shopping urge gets us there are all the big outlets in Manchester, VT, one hour away. In winter there's Mount Snow or Stratton--or you can just snow shoe in our woods.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • House, taken near sledding hill

    House, taken near sledding hill

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Main floor and balcony

    Main floor and balcony

  • Bath


  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Downstairs rec area + queen futon

    Downstairs rec area + queen futon

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Kitchen


  • Bedroom with king bed

    Bedroom with king bed

  • Twin beds

    Twin beds

  • Second queen bedroom

    Second queen bedroom

  • Early morning view from deck

    Early morning view from deck

VRBO #291703

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 31, 2015

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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 01/16/2015
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(914) 478-1812 (New York, USA)

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