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Spectacular Estate on Lake Champlain, Mountain Views, Beach

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Last updated: 04/29/2014

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Westport estate description

Location: Westport, Lake Champlain, Adirondack Mountains, New York, USA (2 Hours North of Albany, 2 Hours South of Montreal, 40 minutes east of Lake Placid)
Accommodations: Historic Georgian Manor house, 10 Bedrooms + Sleeping porch, 7 1/2 Baths (Comfortably sleeps up to 27)
On a bluff overlooking Lake Champlain, this 10 bedroom home offers luxurious accommodations and breathtaking views from every room. Built in 1904 as the summer home of playwright Robert Sherwood, this spacious home sits on 26 acres of private land and provides a wonderful retreat for a family reunion, wedding, special event or a vacation shared with another family.
The grounds include a clay tennis court, beautiful gardens, and many woodland paths to explore. Stone steps lead down to a private beach with a dock, float, and boat mooring. A half mile walk through the woods takes you to a private camping site with a lean-to and campfire area.
The first floor includes: formal dining room, formal living room, and sitting room (all with fireplaces), bar area, professional kitchen with Garland stove, three refridgerators, two dishwashers, and children’s dining room seating eight. The formal dining room can easily seat 19 and there is seating for 20 if you prefer outdoor dining on the veranda. The second floor includes five bedrooms all with private baths (two with fireplaces) and a linen and laundry room. The third floor includes five bedrooms( one with fireplace) and two baths. The ten bedrooms can comfortably accommodate up to 27 guests.
Smoking is not permitted inside the house, but smoking on the grounds is permissible.
Pets are welcome with a refundable deposit.
Housekeeping and cooked meals may be arranged at additional cost.




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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Estate

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 27, Beds for 27

          Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Clay tennis court, vegetable and flower garden, private sandy beach, 1400 feet of lakefront including campimg area on point. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Games
              • Toys

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake View
              • Lakefront
              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

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

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 19 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Garage
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf
              • Lanai / Gazebo
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Tennis
               

              Reviews

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              November,December, January  $4,000 per week
              May,June,September October  $5,000 per week
              July and August             $7,500 per week(2 week minimum)
              February,March and April  (house usually shut down but could be available)
              Cleaning fee of $375 for all rentals
              

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


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              Location

              1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Marina or golf club
              13 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Essex, ny
              1 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              westport
              3 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Westport,ny
              4 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              US 87
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Westport
              30 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Lake Placid
               

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              Photos

              • Skenewood

                Skenewood

              • Another view from the terrace

                Another view from the terrace

              • Formal Living Room with magnificent views of Lake Champlain

                Formal Living Room with magnificent views of Lake Champlain

              • One of eleven bedrooms, one of which is a seasonal bedroom with screened porch

                One of eleven bedrooms, one of which is a seasonal bedroom with screened porch

              • View from Terrace

                View from Terrace

              • The grand hallway

                The grand hallway

              • Formal Dining Room comfortably sits 17 people

                Formal Dining Room comfortably sits 17 people

              • One of 7.5 bathrooms

                One of 7.5 bathrooms

              VRBO #382611

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              Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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              11 Bedroom / 8.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 27

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              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
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              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 04/29/2014
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