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Sophisticated and Modernized 18th Century Farmhouse

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Last updated: 12/15/2013

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Washington farmhouse description

Wits End Farm is a beautiful bucolic representation of how gracious life can be in Northwestern Connecticut. The property includes typical New England stone walls, towering trees, vast lawns, extensive flower gardens, a vegetable parterre, herb garden, swimming pool, two ponds, a gazebo and a hammock for lazing. Beyond the 19C barn is a tennis court. There are comfortable tables and chairs for a glass of wine or relaxing on the field stone terrace.
There is a large twin bedroom, adjoining a Queen with a shared bath and a library with satelite TV. The large master bedroom has a television, a dressing room and big bathroom. The family room consists of a Q bed, twin bed, crib, sofa and chairs and big flat screen, perfect for extended family. There is a total of five bedrooms, four with ensuite bathrooms. A small office has a twin bed as well.
Fresh farm breakfast can be served in the dining room, country kitchen,on the terrace, or for a large group in the tack room.
The house has WiFI.

Property Type

      • Farmhouse

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Stove:

                Old huge Garland gas stove...moreless

              • Dining
              • Kitchen
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster

              Amenities

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Parking
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Fireplace
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided

              Entertainment

              • Toys:

                Appropriate for 5 and under. (My visiting grandson), as well as sports equipment...moreless

              • Video Library:

                Mostly old children films...moreless

              • Television:

                (3)...moreless

              • Games
              • Books

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Cell reception spotty in this whole area, so please use our telephone if needed....moreless

              Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    20x40 with wide step for toddlers. Large terrace with chaise longues...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Tennis:

                    If you are tolerant of our cracked tennis court, otherwise there is a court in town....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden

                  Location & View

                      • Rural

                      Activities

                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Medical Services
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Kayaking
                      • Cycling
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fishing
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Marina
                      • Playground
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Synagogues
                      • Museums
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Shopping
                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Sledding
                      • Walking
                      • Boating
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Water Tubing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer/Fall
                      Jul 8 - Oct 31, 2014
                      4 night min stay

                      $3,500

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Property Damage Protection $89
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Rates actually depend on the dates and the number of people. Parties are not allowed, except at an extra fee and additional insurance/deposit, at the owner's discretion. There is a minimum cleaning and linens fee of $150. There is a damage and breach of contract deposit of $500. for a one week rental, in addition to the VRBO rental insurance.


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                      Location

                      45 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Bradley/Hartford, CT
                      18 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Waterbury CT
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Lake Waramaug
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Woodbury
                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Washington Club
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Woodward House

                      Car: Necessary

                      Located within 10 minutes of the picturesque town centers of Woodbury (antiques galore), Litchfield (including White Flower Farm) and Washington, Bethlehem is a quiet charming farming town central to the finest restaurants, shops, outdoor activities, and cultural programs of the area. It is the home of Regina Laudes Abbey, The Woodward House Restaurant, Nick's cafe, as well as The Riding Center and Another Farm, both offering adult and children horseback riding lessons. It is also the home of many farms offering fresh produce for sale as well as apple and blueberry picking in season. Very popular are the Little Town Christmas Fair, and the old-fashioned Bethlehem Fair, featuring tractor pulls, rodeo, theme park rides, art shows, vegetable and flower contests, 4H animals, and more.

                       

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                      Photos

                      • 18th Century Farmhouse

                        18th Century Farmhouse

                      • Master bathroom with shower and bathtub

                        Master bathroom with shower and bathtub

                      • Downstairs bedroom, 2 twin beds

                        Downstairs bedroom, 2 twin beds

                      • Upstairs bedroom, double bed

                        Upstairs bedroom, double bed

                      • Terrace with cocktail area and dining table

                        Terrace with cocktail area and dining table

                      • Picture of the grounds and horse pasture (no horses currently on the property)

                        Picture of the grounds and horse pasture (no horses currently on the property)

                      • Formal dining room

                        Formal dining room

                      • Library with cable television

                        Library with cable television

                      • Master bedroom, queen bed

                        Master bedroom, queen bed

                      • Downstairs bedroom, queen bed

                        Downstairs bedroom, queen bed

                      • Downstairs bathroom with shower

                        Downstairs bathroom with shower

                      • Upstairs bathroom with shower

                        Upstairs bathroom with shower

                      • Garden view

                        Garden view

                      • Fully functional, eat-in kitchen

                        Fully functional, eat-in kitchen

                      • Living room

                        Living room

                      VRBO #423269

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, July 08, 2014

                      $500 per night (USD)
                      5

                      6 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

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