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Sparkling Pool, Permaculture Gardens, Nearby Golf, Gardens, Hikes.

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Pool lights at night, with full moon, twinkling garden & orchard lights.

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Grass Valley house description

Spring Hill Cottage and Gardens: Relax and enjoy your time in the California Gold Country mining town of Grass Valley where wild rivers still yielding gold nuggets, are surrounded by tall trees and lush meadows. Feel at home in this beautiful 3 bedroom 2.5 bath bright and sunny 1700 sq ft ranch style large cottage with orchard, pool and gardens in a quiet neighborhood in the Spring Hill Area of the historic Gold Mining town of Grass Valley and also close to Historic Nevada City. This clean and well kept fully furnished home sleeps 6 most comfortably, and has a fold out sofa bed for 2 more if necessary and 2 rollaway fold-outs to sleep another 2 guests

see our website www.springhillcottage.com for fun posts about our cottage and the surrounding community!

The sky is the limit with broad vistas, great sunsets and sunrises, stars, and moon rises all seen from the vantage point of a private pool in a large and very private, fenced back yard with terrace and garden.
This 1700 sq ft home has an open feel and is located within 1 block to the gorgeous Nevada County Golf Club. For families and active adults this home is close to walking/running/biking trails and Club Sierra health club. For seniors or those with health issues. or those visiting hospital or retirement home inpatients, this house is located near healthcare including hospital, outpatient services, major Nevada County retirement facilities.

For visiting families, with in-town connections, or for globe traveling tourists, this home is centrally located with lots of parking, including room for RV or boat. It is also close to Sierra College and Nevada Union High School.

Attractions Within 1-10miles include:

Large Private Pool- onsite
Enjoy the in town Orchard and gardens! Apple, Plum, Peach, Apricot, Guava, Pear, Cherry, Mulberry, Pomegranite trees on site. All Pesticide free!! and High bush blueberry bushes should be loaded this summer!

Nearby Golf Club also has large Pool- within 1-3 blocks of cottage

Also close - a Full service health club with heated pool, tennis, yoga, and other exercise classes and lessons within 1 mile

Walking trails: So many! starting with right outside property, and within 1,5,8,10 miles.

Rollins Lake: fishing, swimming boating, boat rentals, picnics within 10 miles

Scotts Flat Lake: fishing, swimming boating, boat rentals, picnics

Empire Mine State Park: Hiking, running, trail riding, horseback riding, picnics, historic museum, artifacts events,

Nevada County Fair Grounds: events and walking statues, activities

Historic Grass Valley: Shopping, sight seeing, dining, wineries, events, gold rush monuments & antiques

Historic Nevada City: Sight seeing, dining, wineries, events, parks

Penn Valley County Park: Child play, ball sports, picnics
Memorial Park: Child play, history, picnics
Yuba River: water play, hiking, picnics
Independence trail:water play, hiking, picnics
Bridgeport: water play, hiking, picnics
Northstar Mine- sightseeing, picnics, museum
Nevada County NID Ditch Trails for walking, hiking, running all over the county
Grass Vally Center for the Arts: Theatre
Miners Foundry: events

Attractions within 100 miles include
Tahoe ski resorts and lake access
Sacramento area attractions and airport
Reno area attractions and airport
University of California Davis campus attractions and activities

Great for gatherings, romantic getaways, holidays, vacations, retreats, clubs.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1780 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    Beautiful pool is a blast and has night time lights under waster. It is best for people who know how to swim! We do have a locking gated area for child safety!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please no smoking inside property and please consider health and fire hazards when smoking outside...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry we do not allow pets so that the environment is friendly to those that are pet and dander sensitive....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    almost- single level home, stairs to front door can be avoided by using back door- small ridge over sliding door tracks to get into house -however bathroom doors too small for wheel chairs...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Bedroom 1: Faces Pool and Garden: 2 queen

    Has attached Private Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: Faces Yard and Garden: 2 queen

    North facing, overlooks Mulberry, Plums and Roses...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen sleeper sofa sleeps 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: Full size bed: 2 double

    full size bed...moreless

  • Misc sleeping for 2 more

    2 rollaway beds available...moreless

  • 3 bedrooms with a total of 2 Queen size Beds; 1 full size bed . The is also a Queen Sleep Sofa and 2 Rollaway beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Hall bath: toilet

    Connects with Livingroom and Garage...moreless

  • Hallway Full Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Connects off of Hallway...moreless

  • 3 Bathrooms in Cottage 1 has a tub, 1 has a shower, 1 half bath has access to living room and garage...moreless

Other Amenities

  • In-town bright cheerful home near everything with big back yard, patio, hardwood floors, lawn games, extra folding tables, extra freezer, lots of sunshine and big view of the sky in the Sierra's. You will love this vacation getaway....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    library and book exchange available...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    folding ping pong in garage...moreless

  • Games:

    boardgames available...moreless

  • Music Library:

    music channels included with cable service...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Lots of channels, movies etc....moreless

  • Television:

    large flatscreen...moreless

  • Toys:

    small selection of children's toys and books available...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Close to (in between) both Grass Valley and Nevada City, lots of tourist shops, dining, wine tasting, arts, movies, libraries coffee shops...moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    from the corner of the street...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    from the path next to the house...moreless

  • Village:

    Grass Valley/Nevada City are old gold mining towns, lovely and historic...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    iniside dining overlooks pool, lots of outdoor dining space on pool deck and lawns...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    easy to use and cosy to sit by gas fireplace...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Ping pong table available in garage, swimming pool outside. Full formal health club 0.2 mile away ...moreless

  • Garage:

    attached, 2 car. Now houses ping pong table for rainy days, the table folds up and can be rolled away to provide parking for 2 compact cars....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    New! Cozy and Romantic, easy to use. Great for relaxing on fall and winter evenings...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    central heat and air, plus easy to use gas fireplace mean you will always be cosy and warm or cool as you want...moreless

  • Internet:

    wifi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    formal living room with fold out couch in addition to cosy den with cable TV and gas fireplace over looking pool...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    reception good- bring your own cell phone...moreless

  • Parking:

    parking for up to 4 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    parking for 4 cars and/or RV and/or boat-on-trailer...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    for boat trailer...moreless

  • Telephone:

    free local calls...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    towels for 8 provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    in garage- 4 steps down to washing machine...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    A list of local catering options and local attractions provided in information binder on site....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    regular coffee maker plus espresso maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Like walking into moms house, this kitchen- pretty much everything you need. blenders, mixers, cooking pans etc....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 12...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    new October 2012...moreless

  • Freezer:

    small chest freezer in garage...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    includes dishes for 8, appliances include toaster, blender, coffee grinder, coffee maker, tea kettle, electric grill, baking pans and more....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    gas...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    antique china tea set available for use...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size, extra chest freezer in garage...moreless

  • Stove:

    gas stove, electric oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    room for bikes in garage and/or in fenced yard...moreless

  • Boat:

    room for boat with trailer in driveway...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    large patio surrounds pool...moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf Club VERY close: 2 blocks away. easy walk. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    available for rent at local lakes...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    shaded back porch facing pool and sierra skies...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    front yard and backyard with grassy and deck areas, lots of garden...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    brand new 2014 gas grill by pool...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    fenced...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    rent at nearby mountains or local sport shop...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Health/tennis club w/ lessons 1/4 mi away. Lots of Free tennis 1-5miles away...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    rent at lakes or local sport shop...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Sparkling clear water under open sky in private backyard in-ground pool, great for families, romance, get togethers, sports and recreation. Dance by the pool in the moonlight and under the stars! ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Oct 17 - May 15, 2015
3 night min stay
$287 $337
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $17 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$297 $347
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $17 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $150
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

See website www.springhillcottage.com. Rates subject to change until rental is confirmed. No pets or smoking please.There is a pool without a lifeguard at Spring Hill Cottage. For safety reasons, children and non swimmers must be supervised at all times. Guests assume all liability for use of pool and premises. Please be careful! Our Loyalty program allows our frequent renters to earn free stays!


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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sacramento, Nevada City, Reno
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Town of Grass Valley
0.1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Nevada Country Club
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Colfax
Grass Valley
Nearest Motorway
20 & 49
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Town of Grass Valley Maria's
45 Miles
Nearest Ski
Boreal, Squaw, Northstar, Royal Gorge Lake Tahoe
8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Rollins Lake, Scott Flats Lake, Lake Wildwood

Car: Recommended

Mountain, lakes, rivers, woods, close by -- yet in town with shopping, close access to dining, medical services, walking trails etc. Empire mine is a must see as are the wild lakes and rivers. or just stay home and enjoy the pool and decks

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: You will enjoy our blog at www.springhillcottage.com Its about the stuff we find fun and you will to. We have lived in Grass Valley for nearly 20 years after having moved up from the San Diego Area.. 'As local business owners we are very tuned in to great customer service and high quality and we work to provide that in our Spring Hill Cottage and gardens also

Why the Owner Chose Grass Valley:
This property is ideally situated close to everything, easy to access and provides a wonderful opportunity for relaxation and recreation for all ages during every season of the year. 'we love that its all one level and everyone can enjoy easy access indoors and out and that the skies, stars and sun become such a part of everyday here' This property was built with love by the next door neighbors father and has been treated with both love and respect throughout its life - and it shows. Lots of land and sunlight means we can garden! We've already put in 10 fruit trees, one hundred roses and an herb garden! We think its a real find and are sure you will too. You can see our blog, the property and the surrounding area at www.springhillcottage.com

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Near beautiful Nevada County Golf Club, this home with a private in-ground swimming pool will provide hours of fun for the entire family. Just planted organic greenery includes fresh fruit trees and berries , veggies and herb gardens. This cheerful and comfortable in-town abode provides a relaxing space for you to get away from it all yet is close to all that gold country has to offer.You can see our blog, the property and the surrounding area at www.springhillcottage.com


Contact us

Speaks: english, dutch

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Pool lights at night, with full moon, twinkling garden & orchard lights.

    Pool lights at night, with full moon, twinkling garden & orchard lights.

  • Wild in the spring, wonderful in the summer, breathtaking views and hikes

    Wild in the spring, wonderful in the summer, breathtaking views and hikes

  • At the end of the day, when you want to just enjoy each other by the fire

    At the end of the day, when you want to just enjoy each other by the fire

  • Luxurious prime resort quality queen beds mean great nights and greater days!

    Luxurious prime resort quality queen beds mean great nights and greater days!

  • Enjoy family holidays together in this large home with fully equipped kitchen

    Enjoy family holidays together in this large home with fully equipped kitchen

  • Relax with Yoga, Tai Chi, or simply enjoy the sun, garden and open sky views.

    Relax with Yoga, Tai Chi, or simply enjoy the sun, garden and open sky views.

  • Sunny spacious dining room faces pool.

    Sunny spacious dining room faces pool.

  • Yuba river, untamed wonder, nearby with hiking, picnics & marvelous summer swims

    Yuba river, untamed wonder, nearby with hiking, picnics & marvelous summer swims

  • Enjoy the rich mining history of the area with parks, museums, and downtowns

    Enjoy the rich mining history of the area with parks, museums, and downtowns

  • The pool is fun for all ages, and when you are done there is shopping nearby.

    The pool is fun for all ages, and when you are done there is shopping nearby.

  • Play with family or friends in your sparkling,  private in ground pool

    Play with family or friends in your sparkling, private in ground pool

  • Near golf & scenic gold country trails. Spacious, relaxing home w/ fireplace

    Near golf & scenic gold country trails. Spacious, relaxing home w/ fireplace

  • Bright sunny dining room overlooks pool, and big yard

    Bright sunny dining room overlooks pool, and big yard

  • This winter picnic scene along a hiking trail easily accessible along Yuba river

    This winter picnic scene along a hiking trail easily accessible along Yuba river

  • Backyard pool, big bright sky, fresh flowers and ripening fruits

    Backyard pool, big bright sky, fresh flowers and ripening fruits

  • Comfy Cozy Premium Resort Quality bed assures you a great night sleep

    Comfy Cozy Premium Resort Quality bed assures you a great night sleep

  • Cheery Sweet bunk beds, great for the kids!

    Cheery Sweet bunk beds, great for the kids!

  • Enjoy Nature: Hike Empire Mine State Park, NID Trails, & Sierra College trails

    Enjoy Nature: Hike Empire Mine State Park, NID Trails, & Sierra College trails

  • Great Golf just a stones throw away. Easily walk to a beautiful course and enjoy

    Great Golf just a stones throw away. Easily walk to a beautiful course and enjoy

  • Gardens with roses, fruit trees, and herbs surround the cottage

    Gardens with roses, fruit trees, and herbs surround the cottage

  • Not at our cottage these steps lead to the Yuba river nearby

    Not at our cottage these steps lead to the Yuba river nearby

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Reviews
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, dutch
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  • Response rate: 50%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/26/2015
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