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Berkshire Hilltop Home

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Last updated: 03/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This is an architect designed home which has been recently renovated and is situated on 36 acres of fields and woods. The house overlooks the Connecticut hills with sweeping views and offers lots of privacy. The house is filled with designer touches and pride of ownership. The great room has a large wood burning fireplace and floor to ceiling south facing doors to collect solar heat. There are 3 bedrooms, plus a full loft bedroom and 2 full bathrooms: 1 bedroom with queen bed on the first floor: two bedrooms on the second floor, one queen and one full bed and a full bathroom: one loft bedroom on the third floor with two twin beds. The music room on the first floor has a baby grand piano and extensive classical record collection. The gourmet kitchen was remodeled and is fully equipped including a lovely AGA stove. Washer and Dryer are on the first floor for easy access. There is a screen porch to enjoy meals outside without the bugs and a play structure, sandbox and playhouse for the kids. There is a two car garage for your cars as well as additional parking. The house has WIFI, local and long distance phone and includes all utilities.

The house is perfectly situated for you to enjoy the solitude and privacy of the country but still be within easy driving distance to all that the Berkshires have to offer. Tanglewood, Shakespeare and Company, Jacob's Pillow, MASS MoCA, Kripalu, Berkshire Botanical Gardens and Great Barrington which has lovely gourmet restaurants, shops, galleries, movies and more. Nearby Sheffield has many antique stores.

The appalachian trail is close by as well as many wildlife sanctuaries and historical house museums managed by The Trustees of Reservations. You are close to lakes for canoeing and other water activities. Butternut and Catamount ski resorts are both nearby or you can cross country ski, hike or snow shoe right from your front door. The area also has many great summer programs for children.

This home is available year round for you to relax in and enjoy. There is something for everyone in the Berkshires.



Keywords: Country home, architect designed and decorated, house, peaceful

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    You must be at least 25 to rent this home...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    There is $100 non-refundable pet fee per dog...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    HE...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    2 Car Garage...moreless

  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    HE...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Oven

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
May 29 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$375 $400
Fri, Sat
$2,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $350
Fri, Sat
$1,750 $5,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

This home is currently for sale. Should a sale occur, we will provide a 30 day notice and a full refund.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/13/2015
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Location

galleries, summer camps

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We are a family of four with two little girls. We love adventure and are off on our own, leaving this lovely home for you to enjoy. This home was designed by my father who was an architect and was inherited with a long family history attached. Our extended family also owns the next house up the road and all of the land connecting the two. We started to renovate and update it soon after moving in and recently finished.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Patio

    Patio

  • Field path

    Field path

  • Great room

    Great room

  • Large fireplace

    Large fireplace

  • Soapstone/AGA stove

    Soapstone/AGA stove

  • 2nd floor bedroom

    2nd floor bedroom

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Dining/Kitchen

    Dining/Kitchen

  • Downstairs bedroom

    Downstairs bedroom

  • 2nd floor bedroom

    2nd floor bedroom

VRBO #400634

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Date last modified - Monday, May 04, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 03/13/2015
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