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A Country Life 5 Mi from Tanglewood Near Berkshire Attractions

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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:29-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Step into the large, airy foyer of this expansive 4 bedroom/3 bath country home and, instantly, you realize it’s all about the light. Situated on 5 rolling acres on an open, entirely mown hillside, the 3200 square foot getaway is architecturally eclectic inside and out, somewhere between contemporary and traditional. An open floor plan features casual rooms bathed in bright, natural light that rarely fail to elicit the loveliest feeling. The house also has central air conditioning.

A well-appointed master suite occupies the entire second story, offering dramatic sunrise and sunset views and a wonderful private space to get away. Luxurious features are plentiful — and may very well have you thinking about an earlier bedtime! The room has a tiled wood-burning fireplace, brand new pillow top king size bed, TV, DVD Player, vaulted ceiling, skylights, soaring palladian window and a balcony overlooking the east meadow and distant forest of trees lining the property (a really perfect spot to relax with your morning coffee and take in all the beauty that surrounds you). For bath time luxury, the spacious master bath features a 2-person whirlpool tub, large walk-in shower, double vanity and separate toilet room. It actually has a built-in ironing board, too!

Bedrooms on the first floor offer multiple sleeping arrangements; the largest includes a queen size bed, TV and bathroom en suite. All are with contemporary furnishings and newly restored wood floors.

Family living and summer entertaining flow seamlessly. The quite sizable living room-cum-dining area is a gallery-like space with a marble wood-burning fireplace, plenty of large windows and French sliders leading out to a cantilevered deck that runs along the south end of the house.

A charming, bright fully equipped kitchen is open to the French slider-flanked family room where there is a stocked bookcase, large flat screen TV w/digital cable, DVD player and stereo system.

The kitchen has sliders as well, which lead to an 18’ X 35’ back deck. The deck can also be accessed through the entrance foyer. Lots of room to grill, to party, to breakfast, to lunch — and to dine under the stars. But a venture off the deck to picnic in the midst of the large rolling field high above the road or under the tree just beyond, is pure magic!

Richmond couldn’t be a more perfect location to choose as your vacation home base, and not only because of its noted bucolic beauty, hiking and biking opportunities, and convenient distance to all major roads. It occupies a south-central spot in the county, which makes it a breeze to visit any of the major Berkshire attractions (Tanglewood is a 5-7 minute drive) and many of its best kept secrets, too! All while being just enough away from the maddening crowd.


Keywords: Private, rural, spacious, light-filled, open hillside, large rolling fields and lawns, perfectly and centrally located, near all Berkshire attractions, 5 miles to Tanglewood

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Entirely mown acreage throughout property. An utter delight!

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Digital cable...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Total 3, incl. large flat screen HDTV...moreless

  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Large 2-car garage...moreless

  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) living room/dining, master bedroom...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (3) Front, rear, off living/dining room...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June 2015
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
29 night min stay

$5,690
July/August 2015
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
30 night min stay

$8,000
September 2015
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
29 night min stay

$5,690
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

2015 Preferred Rates (given to multiple-month rentals):

2 month special - July+August $15,000

Full Season Special - July+August+September, June+July+August $20,000

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Security(Damage) deposit required + cleaning fee

Home must be rented for a minimum of 1 month

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice


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Last updated: 05/15/2015
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Location

Access to private town beach and tennis court (walking distance to court!). There are also two orchards in Richmond with fall apple picking in September and October. One is an award-winning winery as well and offers free wine tastings.

 

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Photos

  • Front - west view

    Front - west view

  • Kitchen opens into the family room and entrance foyer

    Kitchen opens into the family room and entrance foyer

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Living Room/Dining Area

    Living Room/Dining Area

  • Large 2-person whirlpool tub in master bath

    Large 2-person whirlpool tub in master bath

  • Rear View - east meadow

    Rear View - east meadow

VRBO #354315

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  • Calendar last updated 05/15/2015
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