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Beautiful Berkshire Home for Rent

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Last updated: 06/16/2010

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Surrounded by gentle rolling hills and beautiful vistas, this exquisite example of modern architecture stands proud on fourteen lush acres. The home is warmly decorated with carefully selected antiques that offer the feeling of simple airy elegance. The house is filled with light and a peaceful atmosphere. Winter season renters can enjoy cozy radiant floor heat as well as the special amenities of a full dance studio, piano, wood-burning fireplace, and a Zen-inspired meditation tower. In the summer, this lovely Berkshire home is surrounded by plentiful flower gardens. The house is 20 minutes away from Tanglewood, and 30 minutes from Jiminy Peak for winter skiing. The house is in close proximity to New York City and Boston---- 21/2 hours by car to both cities.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Children usually love this house, however, I don't think it is the best for toddlers, because there are several levels and steps in the house...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking on the property....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Dance Studio, Piano. Gorgeous meditation/sitting room on third floor.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Two TVs, a small tv hidden in living room cabinet, and a large TV in basement. ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    small kitchen table and 90 inch long dining room table. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air Conditioning in the master bedroom and guest bedroom. ...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heat. ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful lawn and many flower gardens...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer-fall
Jun 15 - Oct 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500 $5,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,200 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Winter heat, snow plow $600
  • Cleaning $200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

A deposit is made at the time of booking and the entire fee is paid in two to four weeks before arrival.


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Train
Hudson, NY
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic Parkway, 90
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Queechy lake

Car: Necessary

The Berkshires is a rich cultural area filled with many wonderful recreational, historical, and cultural activities and locations to visit.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: I am a choreographer and artist in New York City. My late husband who designed the house was an architect.

Why the Owner Chose Canaan:
My husband and I loved the gentle, peaceful country and the culture of the Berkshires, especially Tanglewood and Jacob's Pillow. It is private and rural but not isolated at all. There is gorgeous land all around to walk through..... and one feels intimately connected to nature.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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VRBO #308599

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Friday, July 03, 2015

$1,200 - $1,500 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 60%
  • Calendar last updated 06/16/2010
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(917) 757-1421 (New York, USA)

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