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1790 Historic Fieldstone Home in Bird in Hand with Pool

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Last updated: 12/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bird in Hand house description

The sight of our Historic home from the outside is just a prelude of what's inside! This 18th century fieldstone farmhouse was once home to the owner of a saw mill along Mill Creek. It was part of the original homestead consisting of 1000 acres deeded by William Penn's sons in 1733. Retaining its old world charm, the home has been renovated to provide all the comforts of the modern world. Families, couples, girlfriend getaways - enjoy your vacation, reunion, or retreat at Mill Creek Vacation Home. Unwind in a number of common rooms with fireplaces, cable TVs, wireless Internet, full kitchen, washer & dryer or enjoy relaxing on the spacious wicker-furnished front porch. Listen to the clippity-clop of the Amish horse and buggies passing by or lounge by the in-ground private pool. Located within minutes of Sight & Sound and American Music Theater, Dutch Wonderland, Strasburg railroad, quilts, farmer's markets, antiques, outlets and restaurants.

Attractions:
We are located in the heart of the PA Dutch Amish countryside. Tours some including dinners in Amish homes, available. Horse & Buggy rides. Hot air balloon rides. Dutch Wonderland, Strasburg Railroad are just minutes away. Theaters: Sight & Sound Millennium, Living Waters, American Music, Fulton. Dinner Theaters: Dutch Apple, Christiana Freedom Chapel. Farmer's markets, quilt and antique shops. Wineries. Outlets - Rockvale and Tanger 2 miles. mini golf, golf courses, horseback riding, scooter & motorcycle rentals. Lancaster Barnstormers minor league baseball team. Hershey Park is 40 min west. Gettysburg 1 1/2 hrs west. Philadelphia 1 1/4 hrs east; Baltimore l 1/4 hrs south

Museums:
Hans Herr House; President James Buchanan's Wheatland; Rock Ford Plantation American Military Edged Weaponry Museum; Ephrata Cloister; Landis Valley Farm Museum; Railroad Museum; The Hershey Story, Museum on Chocolate Avenue; National Toy Train Museum; National Watch and Clock Museum; The North Museum of Natural History & Science; National Civil War Museum , Harrisburg



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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                21...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                this is not negotiable...moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1 - Patriot: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 3 - Garden: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

                either 1 king or 2 twins...moreless

              • Bedroom 4 - Magnolia: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2 - Shaker: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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              • King size beds (1) Garden Room has either 1 king bed or 2 twin beds, Queen size Beds (1) Patriot Shaker Magnolia Rooms each have 1 queen, Twin or Single Beds (1) Garden Room can be arranged as 2 twins or 1 king, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) in Shaker Room...moreless

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  • Town

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Gas Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Shampoo
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    You will need to bring laundry detergent...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher:

                    You will need to bring dishwashing soap...moreless

                  • Freezer:

                    on top of refrigerator...moreless

                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Patio
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Yard

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Outdoor Pool
                  • Private Pool:

                    Memorial Day to Labor Day private, fenced in pool...moreless

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      christmas/new years
                      Dec 24 - Dec 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $396
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $425

                      Rates are based on 7 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


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                      Fees:

                      • cleaning $75 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 11.1%

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                      Last updated: 12/05/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
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                      Location

                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Smoketown
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Water's Edge mini golf
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Lancaster
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Route 896
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Good n Plenty

                      Bird in Hand is located in the heart of the PA Amish area of Lancaster Country.

                      Mill Creek Vacation Home is an 1790 Historic Field Stone farmhouse. It was part of the original homestead consisting of 1000 acres deeded by William Penn's sons in 1733. Retaining its old world charm, the home has been renovated to provide all the comforts of the modern world. Families, couples, girlfriend getaways - enjoy your vacation, reunion, or retreat at Mill Creek Vacation Home.

                      Bird in Hand is in the heart of the PA Amish area of Lancaster county. You can drive through the backroads to see beautiful farms and fields and even drive through a covered bridge.

                      We have many spectacular theatres within minutes including the Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre, American Music Theatre,

                      Rainbow and Dutch Apple dinner theatres and the Fulton theatre.

                      Shopping is fun and there is something for everyone - quilts, farmer's markets, outlets, Amish foods.... and EATING - oh my,

                      Lancaster County is know for amazing food and plenty of it!

                      From buffets to smorgasbords and whoopie pies to shoofly pie, you will not leave hungry.

                      Other Activities: hot air balloon rides

                      Golf: Lancaster Host; Willow Valley; Overlook; Tree Top; ; mini golf: Village Greens; Water's Edge; Wonderland

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2008

                      About the owner: Bob and Lori have been innkeepers at Homestead Lodging B&B since 1984 and recently bought the historic Mill Creek Vacation Home in Bird in Hand. Bob and Lori were both born and raised in Lancaster County and love the gentle Amish people and our beautiful farmlands. Their knowledge of the area assists guests from all around the world.

                      Why the Owner Chose Bird in Hand:
                      Bird in Hand is in the heart of the Amish area with quilts, farmer's markets, farms etc. Enjoy the peaceful Lancaster County with delicious PA dutch cooking, rolling farmlands and gentle Amish people. Excellent theatres and shopping!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Quaint village to bicycle, moped or jog. Farmer's market within walking distance as well as buggy rides. Historic home with beauty and character as well as privacy .


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                      Speaks: english

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                        enjoy evening on the front porch

                      • 1790 Historic Fieldstone Mill Creek Vacation Home

                        1790 Historic Fieldstone Mill Creek Vacation Home

                      • Historic home located in Bird in Hand, Pennsylvania

                        Historic home located in Bird in Hand, Pennsylvania

                      • full kitchen

                        full kitchen

                      • Spacious dining room with oak table seating 10

                        Spacious dining room with oak table seating 10

                      • Magnolia Room

                        Magnolia Room

                      • Garden room arrranged w/ twin beds.  Lovely wicker furniture w/
waverly fabrics

                        Garden room arrranged w/ twin beds. Lovely wicker furniture w/ waverly fabrics

                      • Shaker room with queen bed

                        Shaker room with queen bed

                      • inground pool

                        inground pool

                      • wicker furniture on front porch to watch horse and buggies pass by

                        wicker furniture on front porch to watch horse and buggies pass by

                      • yard beside fenced-in pool area

                        yard beside fenced-in pool area

                      • beautiful formal living room

                        beautiful formal living room

                      • family room with tv and double fireplace

                        family room with tv and double fireplace

                      • Garden room arranged with one king bed.  Wicker- furnished room with private bat

                        Garden room arranged with one king bed. Wicker- furnished room with private bat

                      • Patriot Room with wedding ring quilt on queen bed; overlooks pool; private bath

                        Patriot Room with wedding ring quilt on queen bed; overlooks pool; private bath

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, December 25, 2014

                      $396 - $425 per night (USD)
                      3

                      4 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 12/05/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
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                      • Calendar last updated: 12/05/2014
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