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Great Ski House 2-3 Minute Drive to South Ridge!

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Skier's Choice! Ski Magazine Rated Sunday River #1 in Grooming and #2 for Snow!!

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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A charming updated Farmhouse with Pumpkin Pine, Birch and Oak hardwood floors throughout the downstairs. A formal Dining Room, formal Living Room and comfy Family room with fireplace. The game room offers a separate area with board games, ping pong and HD TV. Only 3 minutes to skiing and yet a gorgeous private view of the Torchlight Parades, Fireworks and ski trails. Property expands from the famous Artist's Covered Bridge down to the Sunday River and across an expansive field, for your own private cross-country ski/ snowshoeing paradise. Bedrooms are 2 Kings, 2 Queens, 2 Twins and a Full. Large Country Kitchen equipped with anything a chef would want to cook with. Plenty of fancy kitchenware to entertain with pride!

Keywords: Beautifully updated farmhouse yet in the period feel. Great destination for family, couples', or corporate getaways.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Farmhouse
  • 4032 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years or older without adult supervision....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Kids will love the set-up for them....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    Upstrs twins with sitting area....moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

    Upstrs Queen with armoire & window seat to watch skiers....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Dwnstrs. Master w/attached Den/Library....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Upstrs. King w/ great views of the mountain....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Upstrs Double Bed next to bathrm. Quaint decor....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Lg.Upstrs Queen with recliner. Great Views!...moreless

  • King size beds (2) Both King rooms are on front of house with great views of mountain., Queen size Beds (2) Both Queen Rooms have a sitting area to read. One is a window seat with unobstructed views of the mountain for your relaxation and meditation. Double Beds (1) in a quaintly decorated room. Twin Beds (2) with a sitting area for two people to read or chat or play cards....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Upstrs. Bth. w/ heat/fan combo....moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Dwnstrs. Bth w/ built-in drawers and heat/fan combo....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A variety of books throughout rooms and Den/Library....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV...moreless

  • Television:

    2 42'TV's(one in family room and 1 in game room)...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Amazing Views of Sunday River and the Mahoosuc Range....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Comfortably seats 8 with 4 extra chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Brand new...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    garage...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Electric fireplace in Game Room....moreless

  • Garage:

    1 vehicle with low clearance....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Brand new gas fireplace with remote. Hand picked river rock surround with new blue stone hearth. Brings guests together like the olden days....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    FHW w/ 4 zones....moreless

  • Internet:

    High Speed Wireless Access. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Each bed has a flannel or fleece set for extra warmth and soft comfort....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Formal Living Room has full couch, Recliner and two rockers. Also has a small i-phone stereo....moreless

  • Parking:

    ALL off street in front of garage and in front of house....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of bath, hand, and wash towels. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new front loader with matching dryer for efficiency and time mgmt....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    The whole family can work on computers at once....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    2 coffee makers, coffee bean grinder, and a Keurig.(K-Cups not incl.)...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    You won't be disappointed....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of wine glasses and glassware....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Equipped with more than enough gadgets and serving platters to entertain for the holidays and/or special occasions. 2 coffee makers and a Keurig as well (Kcups not incl)...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Good size with many options....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side with ice and water in door....moreless

  • Stove:

    2 ovens. One regular size and a small side baking oven....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    3 sets of X-C skiis and poles. 5 different sizes of X-C ski boots....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 8 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Wedding Season
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$800
Late Fall
Nov 1 - Dec 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
Christmas Vacation
Dec 25 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay
$700
Ski Season
Jan 3 - Jan 14, 2016
2 night min stay
$550 $650
Fri, Sat
MLK Weekend
Jan 15 - Jan 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$650
Ski Season
Jan 18 - Jan 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$600 $650
Fri, Sat
Peak Season
Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$650 $700
Thu, Fri, Sat
Spring
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$550 $600
Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$600

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning and Trash Remov $175
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Until confirmed, prices are subject to change.

MLK Sunday night will be charged weekend rate.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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Location

70 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland Jetport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sunday River Resort
70 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Portland
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sunday River Golf Course
70 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Portland
50 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sunday River Resort
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sunday River Ski Resort
70 Miles
Nearest Beach
Portland/South Portland/Scarborough

Car: Necessary

X-C skiis, boots, and poles located in property for renters' use. Zip Lines, Dog Sledding, Snowshoeing, Ice Skating, Snowmobiling, Fireworks, Sunday Worship off site. Fly fishing and brook trout fishing on property with private access. Hiking on property and Appalachian trails close by.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We have been connected to this property since 1979. We are constantly improving the grounds and have most recently started offering weddings, family reunions and other special events on our 50 acres. We are 'hands-on' owners if you need us, and quiet rental agents if you don't. Come and enjoy our spectacular venue!

Why the Owner Chose Newry:
When you see it, you'll understand!

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
This home has been in Holiday TV commercials. No matter the Season, this piece of God's Country is perfect for any activity. You will leave feeling refreshed~


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Skier's Choice! Ski Magazine Rated Sunday River #1 in Grooming and #2 for Snow!!

    Skier's Choice! Ski Magazine Rated Sunday River #1 in Grooming and #2 for Snow!!

  • Christmas at the Mountain House on Sunday River!

    Christmas at the Mountain House on Sunday River!

  • An original sunday river rock fireplace, for family gathering and relaxing.

    An original sunday river rock fireplace, for family gathering and relaxing.

  • King size master with Pumpkin Pine floors. Great mountain views.

    King size master with Pumpkin Pine floors. Great mountain views.

  • Upstairs king w/pumpkin pine floors and awesome views of the mountain! See next photo view.

    Upstairs king w/pumpkin pine floors and awesome views of the mountain! See next photo view.

  • View from upstairs queen bedroom window.

    View from upstairs queen bedroom window.

  • Quaint Stencil Room with a Full Bed. Hand-stenciled floor and curtain tie-backs

    Quaint Stencil Room with a Full Bed. Hand-stenciled floor and curtain tie-backs

  • Queen bedroom with window seat to read and relax while watching skiers or fireworks!

    Queen bedroom with window seat to read and relax while watching skiers or fireworks!

  • Game Room:Ping Pong, Board Games, HD DVR, Direct TV and the NFL ticket!

    Game Room:Ping Pong, Board Games, HD DVR, Direct TV and the NFL ticket!

  • Our newly added Old Barker Mtn chairlift.  Great photo op!

    Our newly added Old Barker Mtn chairlift. Great photo op!

  • Beautifully maintained Farmhouse with a spectacular  view! Great for ANY season~

    Beautifully maintained Farmhouse with a spectacular view! Great for ANY season~

  • Summer Day at Mountain House on Sunday River~

    Summer Day at Mountain House on Sunday River~

  • Beauty and tranquility surround this property~ Outdoor involvement is the benefit!

    Beauty and tranquility surround this property~ Outdoor involvement is the benefit!

  • Updated stone floor and well appointed farmer's kitchen.

    Updated stone floor and well appointed farmer's kitchen.

  • Spacious Living Room with access to porch. Super views!

    Spacious Living Room with access to porch. Super views!

  • Den off Master bedroom. Pumpkin pine floors and built-in desk/bookshelves.

    Den off Master bedroom. Pumpkin pine floors and built-in desk/bookshelves.

  • View from upstairs king bedroom.

    View from upstairs king bedroom.

  • Spacious upstairs Queen bedroom. See previous image for view.

    Spacious upstairs Queen bedroom. See previous image for view.

  • Twin beds in the 'Country Room' complete with reading/sitting area.

    Twin beds in the 'Country Room' complete with reading/sitting area.

  • Spacious Queen Rm with window seat for relaxing, reading or watching wildlife!

    Spacious Queen Rm with window seat for relaxing, reading or watching wildlife!

  • Paradise found!

    Paradise found!

  • Sangria on ice how nice! Springtime apres-ski with a view!

    Sangria on ice how nice! Springtime apres-ski with a view!

  • Beautiful wedding backdrop in Mountain House meadow (Tracy Rodriguez Photography

    Beautiful wedding backdrop in Mountain House meadow (Tracy Rodriguez Photography

  • Artist's covered bridge connecting to property.

    Artist's covered bridge connecting to property.

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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/13/2015
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