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Artist or Writer's Delight High Above Newfound Lake

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Last updated: 10/14/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Newfound Lake cottage description

2012 chicken coop replacement on 1790s former sheep farm. Completely new building with spacious full kitchen, screened porch with an overlooking wide view of Newfound Lake, sunsets and field flowers. Twin-to-double bed can sleep 2, with convertible sofa for one. Desk area with WiFi. Decorated with humor, whimsy and gentle good taste. Hike right out the door with moose, deer and turkeys for company. Two brooks and a beaver pond a short hike away. Summer and fall fairs and festivals plentiful! Summer music programs at nearby Plymouth State University. 12 minutes to Hebron beach, less to Bristol beach, 20 to Wellington State Park for swimming, picnicking and boating.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1) Pull-out IKEA makes up from a single to a queen size bed., Sleep Sofa (1) Single....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Sports & Activities

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Lake View:

                Secluded, peaceful wide view high above Newfound Lake with field flowers and sunsets over mountains....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Internet:

                    Wi-fi from main house...moreless

                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Space for 3 cars...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen:

                    New, small but well equipped, lots of storage and counter space. New 24' glass top range with oven. Coffeemaker, small microwave. New refrigerator....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Screened porch with view over the lake....moreless

                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $595

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                  50% advance deposit by check is required to reserve. Nonrefundable 30 days or less prior to check-in date.


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                  Location

                  1.5 miles above lake on former 19th century sheep farm, on dirt road.

                  Cottage on site of former chicken coop. Main house has wool processing and recycled fabric clothing business. Coop surrounded by fields and woods, with lovely view to lake.

                  Privacy and quiet makes this an excellent location for writers and artists. Hiking right out the door with deer and turkeys for company.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: Phyllis and Mitch are contented new arrivals to the Plymouth/Newfound area. Mitch Manseau is an inveterate hiker of many decades, retired Air Force officer and active in local town government. If your interest is hiking, you've got an experienced, trained AMC hike leader built in! Now he adds taming the fields with his Kubota tractor, and selectively cutting wood for the house's exterior wood boiler. Phyllis Rockwell processes wool and creates clothing from recycled fabrics, gardens, and sings with the internationally-touring NH Friendship Chorus.

                  Why the Owner Chose Newfound Lake:
                  Mitch and Phyllis were looking for acreage with or without a building attached for many months. When this property became available, Mitch's comment upon seeing the house was, 'Where's a match?' (Please ask to see the original photos.) Reason prevailed, and a 10 month redevelopment followed by a wonderful home occurred. The Coop was the last Big Project, which we think you'll grow to love also.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  Unique benefits? Just look around! Be as active as you wish: you can partake in the busy life of the lake, or reconstitute your soul in the peace of the farm.


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                  Speaks: english
                   

                  Photos

                  • Back yard of the coop.

                    Back yard of the coop.

                  • Privacy from the main house.

                    Privacy from the main house.

                  • View from the living room through the porch to the lake.

                    View from the living room through the porch to the lake.

                  • Computer desk with wi-fi connection.

                    Computer desk with wi-fi connection.

                  • Lovely, workable kitchen!

                    Lovely, workable kitchen!

                  • Looking to the lake near the coop.

                    Looking to the lake near the coop.

                  • Morning coffee and birdsong.

                    Morning coffee and birdsong.

                  • Sleep tight!

                    Sleep tight!

                  • Why the chicken finally crossed the road.

                    Why the chicken finally crossed the road.

                  • After the catnap.

                    After the catnap.

                  VRBO #429194

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 12, 2014

                  $595 per week (USD)
                  14

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 3

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                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 10/14/2014
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                  Newfound Lake #429194

                  1 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 3

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