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Beautiful Family Home in Picturesque Setting by Green River

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Last updated: 01/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Shelburne Falls house description

Situated on a country road, overlooking the Green River, this is a new home re-built in 1990 on 90 acres of land. 100 steps away is your own private riverfront beach! Swim, skip rocks, sunbath and watch the birds in this beautiful spot that is all yours! Surrounded by fields and woods, the landscape is breathtaking. Take a hike in the woods, or walk across the street and lounge by the river; this is an ideal setting for a vacation or personal retreat.

This is a very comfortable home with a fully stocked kitchen, fireplace, library filled with classics and light reading. Our family has celebrated holidays and vacations in this home for 45 years, and we are excited to share this jewel with you.

The house is in Colrain which is 12 miles away from Greenfield, 7 miles away from Shelburn Falls and 15 miles away from Brattleboro VT. The house is only 20 miles away from the Berkshire East Ski Resort and 45 miles from Mt. Snow. 2 hours from Boston; 3 1/2 hours from New York.

Keywords: House, farmhouse


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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

              • Master Bedroom: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 2: 1 double


              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


              • Sunroom: 1 child bed

                there is a futon/ cot that sleeps a small adult or a child...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


              • Books:

                this house is filled with amazing books!...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television


              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Kayaking
                  • Rafting
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Garage
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Fireplace


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    lots of great outdoor space...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Jan 5 - May 21, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $250 $300
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,500 $4,500
                  May 22 - May 25, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  May 26 - Oct 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $300 $350
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $2,000 $6,500
                  Nov 1 - Nov 24, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $250 $300
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,500 $4,500
                  Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  Nov 30 - Dec 17, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $250 $300
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,500 $4,500
                  Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
                  2 night min stay
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Pet Fee $50
                  • cleaning fee $90
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Cancellation policy:

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

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                  Last updated: 01/11/2015
                  Check availability
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  Car: Necessary


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1965

                  About the owner: Max is a retired school professor and his wife, Joan, an artist and writer, own the property. We sought a second home in the country for summers and holidays as well as to experience a different lifestyle from our urban life in Brooklyn. Upon retirement, this became our permanent home. The original house (which was built in 1825) burned down and was totally rebuilt in the similar style, in 1990. We now live in California for most of the year so we can be close to our grandchildren.

                  Why the Owner Chose Shelburne Falls:
                  We wanted lots of nature and we got it. Mountains, the river, open skies and our garden are the highlights. Great memories were created for our family here: swimming in the river, reading by the fire, hiking on our property, and great meals with fresh food from the local farmer's market.

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                  Speaks: english


                  • Exterior


                  • library


                  • master bedroom

                    master bedroom

                  • bedroom 3

                    bedroom 3

                  • River across the street, great for swimming!

                    River across the street, great for swimming!

                  • Path to River

                    Path to River

                  • 4th Bedroom

                    4th Bedroom

                  • living room

                    living room

                  • bedroom 2

                    bedroom 2

                  • snow


                  • Back Field

                    Back Field

                  • River across the street

                    River across the street

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, January 25, 2015

                  $250 - $350 per night (USD)
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 80%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/11/2015
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                  Beautiful Family Home in Picturesque Setting by Green River

                  Shelburne Falls #329662

                  3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 7

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