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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Our home is a large colonial farm home located on five picturesque acres and surrounded by hundreds of acres of farm land. Located 15 miles north of the KCI Airport between Kansas City and St. Joseph, MO, one has access to all the attractions and activities in both cities and everywhere in between.

The home boasts 16 rooms within its spacious 5,000 square feet including:
• 4 bedrooms which comfortably sleep 21 people
• a group room
• library
• dining room
• gourmet kitchen
• two fireplaces
• upstairs gathering room
• courtyard
• and a screened-in porch

The property also features a rustic 3,500 square foot barn. It is perfect for any larger indoor gathering with open space for a barn dance, family reception, or other event.

Open acreage between the home and barn, allows your imagination to run wild. The grounds offer a large, level area that is as large as a professional football field. It can accommodate any outdoor event -- from an outdoor picnic to a football game at a family reunion.
With its location being 15 miles north of the Kansas City International Airport it provides the perfect location for out of town guests coming for any occasion.

It is also close to shopping in Weston, Zona Rosa, Atchison, St. Joseph, and is just 45 minutes from the Plaza. For guests who want to explore the area, we provide a list of restaurants and nearby shopping to make a fun experience as convenient as possible. We are close to several state parks, wineries, historical sites, museums, and sports arenas, race tracks, theme parks, and more.

For those who want to make the most of their time at the home, you may also cook your own meals in our gourmet kitchen or hire outside caterers. We have two ovens, two stoves, two refrigerators, a dishwasher, microwave, and ample counter space. We have dishes and silverware you may use as well.

For groups who do not have a specific agenda, we have books, games, and music that guests may borrow to enhance their experience. Free wireless Internet is available as well.

The house comfortably sleeps 21 adults. Our mattresses were custom-made by Hawn Bedding in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Sixteen of the beds are extra-long twins and the remaining four beds are unique bunk beds with attached stairs and plenty of storage. The extra-long twin beds can easily be joined to create a larger sleeping area.

Take in the fresh air and beautiful scenery that surrounds the home. You will find yourself stepping back into a piece of American history during a simpler time filled with sun-brightened days, warm afternoons in the shade, and natural beauty as far as the eye can see. Whatever the season, the home offers a relaxing and rejuvenating environment.

The home offers a warm, safe, beautiful environment where you can relax, get energized, brainstorm, or accomplish whatever you wish. When you reserve the home for the weekend, or the week, your group is the only one in the residence, which gives you complete privacy. However you spend your time, you can be assured that it will be a special personal experience. We believe your experience will be so positive that finding a reason to come back is all you think about as you drive away.

We do have satellite TV and a DVD player.
We are not fully handicapped accessible.

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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets allows by authorization only and for an additional fee of a minimum of $100....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking allowed outside ONLY in designated areas....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    We have a portable ramp for wheelchairs to access the home....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 21, Beds for 21

  • Master Bedroom: 5 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Scroll Bedroom: 3 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bunkroom: 2 bunk bed

    for a total of four twin beds....moreless

  • Blue/Green Room: 4 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • County Chic: 4 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Individual: 1 twin/ single

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  • All of our beds are extra-long twins except for the four twins in the bunk bed room, which are standard twin beds. The extra-long twins can be moved together to create a larger bed. We also have two more mattress and frames we can add to any room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Jacuzzi, stone shower with 3 heads and a bench, toilet...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Main Floor Bathroom: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Back Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    We have hundreds of books. They range from Reader's Digests, novels, therapeutic, relationships, photography, gardening, history, and many, many more....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    We have a few board games and puzzels....moreless

  • Music Library:

    We do have a large music selection and two stereos. iPhones can attach to the speakers in the kitchen....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    The house has WiFi and DirectTV....moreless

  • Stereo:

    We have a large portable stereo for CDs, tapes, and the radio. We also have an iPhone/iPad speaker/docking station....moreless

  • Television:

    We have satellite television in the upstairs gathering space....moreless

  • Toys:

    We have a few toys....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    We have two dining areas. Our formal dining area seats 16. Our informal dining area seats 8. We also have a bar with 3 stools....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 24 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have central air thoughout the home....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Yes....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    We have two gas fireplaces. One is in the library and the other in the dining room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    We have central and radiant heating throughout the home. We also have two gas fireplaces....moreless

  • Internet:

    We have free internet (WiFi) throughout home....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are provided on each bed. Additional sheets, pillow cases, and comforters are available....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Yes. We have several large living/gathering spaces....moreless

  • Parking:

    We allow parking in our circle drive. For larger parties and weddings, we allow parking on the grounds....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    A full circle drive is available on the south side of the home. Parking is also permitted on the grass if not too wet due to rain....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    A full circle drive is available on the south side of the home. Parking is also permitted on the grass if not too wet due to rain....moreless

  • Telephone:

    We do not have a landline, but we have terrific cell reception....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes. We have plenty of towels, hand towels, washclothes, and bed linens....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Yes....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    We have free internet (WiFi) throughout home....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    You may make your own food, bring food in, or we have several caterers we can recommend....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    We have two coffee makers and a hot water heater. We also have coffee, sugar, and creamer you may use as well....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    We have more than you will need....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We have complete place settings for 25, plus additional silverware, glasses, and mugs. We also have wine and champagne glasses you may use....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    yes....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    We have a full gourmet kitchen with two ovens, two stoves, two refrigerators, a microwave, dishwasher, an island, and ample counter space....moreless

  • Microwave:

    yes....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    We have several basic ingrediants and several spices. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    (2) We have two refrigerators in the kitchen....moreless

  • Stove:

    We have two stoves and two ranges with 9 electric burners. We also have a charcoal and a propane grill....moreless

  • Toaster:

    We have a double toaster....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    We have a large front porch, two decks and two patios....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    We have several. During warmer months, we have a mini orchard with an apple, pear, peach, and nectarine tree. Enjoy as many fruits as you like....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    We have both a propane grill....moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    We have a beautiful screened in porch with one of the most relaxing swings you've ever experienced....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    In the master bedroom, there is a jetted tub and a stone and tiled shower with three showerheads and a bench....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 10 - Jun 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$600 $1,750
Fri, Sat
Fall
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$600 $1,750
Fri, Sat
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 25 - Nov 27, 2015
2 night min stay
$1,250
Christmas 2015
Dec 24 - Dec 26, 2015
2 night min stay
$1,250
New Years 2015
Dec 31 - Jan 1, 2016
1 night min stay
$1,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$600 $1,000
Fri, Sat
$5,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning $200
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

WEDDINGS at our property have an additional cost. Please visit our website at www.journeyhomeweddings.com for more information.

WEEKENDS during April, May, June, September and October are an increased cost with a minimum cost of $3,500 for two nights.


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100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Kansas City International
2.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Logan's Bar
18.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Paradise Pointe Golf Complex
36.4 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Station-KCY
3.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-29
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cook's Corner Cafe
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snow Creek Ski Area

Car: Necessary

Our home is a large colonial farm home located on five picturesque acres and surrounded by hundreds of acres of farm land. Located between Kansas City and St. Joseph, MO, one has access to all the attractions and activities in both cities and everywhere in between.

The home is located in Dearborn, Missouri, 15 miles north of the Kansas City International Airport. This provides the perfect location for out of town guests coming for any occasion.

It is also close to shopping in Weston, Zona Rosa, Atchison, St. Joseph, and is just 45 minutes from the Plaza. For guests who want to explore the area, we provide a list of restaurants and nearby shopping to make a fun experience as convenient as possible. We are close to several state parks, wineries, historical sites, museums, and sports arenas, race tracks, theme parks, and more.

World’s of Fun and Ocean’s of Fun are only 40 minutes away. The Royals and Chief’s stadiums are a little farther. The Kansas Speedway and Schlitterbahn Waterpark is also only 40 minutes when you cross into Kansas.

For those who want to make the most of their time at the home, you may also cook your own meals in our gourmet kitchen or hire outside caterers. We have two ovens, two stoves, two refrigerators, a dishwasher, microwave, and ample counter space. We have dishes and silverware you may use as well.

For groups who do not have a specific agenda, we have books, games, and music that guests may borrow to enhance their experience. We also have Enjoy free wireless Internet and Satellite TV as well.

We are not fully handicapped accessible.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2011

About: Owner: Theresa Hubbard She dreamed for many years about creating a safe, relaxing place that helps create wonderful memories. Theresa is licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is married to Charlie Hubbard, a CPA, and has four beautiful children who have enjoyed helping create a welcoming environment. Prior to practicing as a therapist, Theresa worked in the professional environments of law and accounting.

Why Kansas City:
The home is the only one of its kind available for rent for hundreds of miles surrounding the Kansas City area. With its 6 bedrooms which comfortably sleep 21 people, group room, library, dining room, gourmet kitchen, two fireplaces, upstairs gathering room, screened-in porch, courtyard, and historic barn all on one property, this home is the perfect getaway for a larger family or group.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Everything about this property is amazing! Whether it be the absolute quiet of the house, the continuous breeze, the grand staircase, the amazing starlit sky, the historic tobacco barn, the double swing in the screened-in-porch, or the one that hangs from a tree in the field, this property is incredibly unique. Everyone that comes here, wants to stay forever!


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Photos

  • The winding staircase, in the grand room, is perfect for photo opportunities.

    The winding staircase, in the grand room, is perfect for photo opportunities.

  • The gourmet kitchen features two ovens, two stoves, two refrigerators, and more.

    The gourmet kitchen features two ovens, two stoves, two refrigerators, and more.

  • The screened-in-porch is a perfect place to sit and have your morning coffee.

    The screened-in-porch is a perfect place to sit and have your morning coffee.

  • The bunk bed room features four standard twin beds and views to the south.

    The bunk bed room features four standard twin beds and views to the south.

  • The scroll room features three xl-twin beds and views west and east.

    The scroll room features three xl-twin beds and views west and east.

  • The 3,500 sq ft tobacco barn is a great place to have larger indoor gatherings.

    The 3,500 sq ft tobacco barn is a great place to have larger indoor gatherings.

  • We have a peach tree perfect for summer pies.

    We have a peach tree perfect for summer pies.

  • Our pears ripen closer to late summer or fall.

    Our pears ripen closer to late summer or fall.

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  • The library is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy an array of reading material

    The library is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy an array of reading material

  • The grand room is open to use as you wish.

    The grand room is open to use as you wish.

  • On the main level, our master features 5 xl-twin beds and a luxurious bathroom.

    On the main level, our master features 5 xl-twin beds and a luxurious bathroom.

  • Sunset from the courtyard.

    Sunset from the courtyard.

  • The country chic room features four xl-twin beds and views south and west.

    The country chic room features four xl-twin beds and views south and west.

  • This room is the gathering space in the middle of the four upstairs bedrooms.

    This room is the gathering space in the middle of the four upstairs bedrooms.

  • During the summer, one can pick fresh nectarines right off the trees.

    During the summer, one can pick fresh nectarines right off the trees.

  • Our Granny Smith apples are delicious in the summer.

    Our Granny Smith apples are delicious in the summer.

  • During the spring and summer, the flowers are in full bloom.

    During the spring and summer, the flowers are in full bloom.

  • Corn fields surround the home in the summer and fall.

    Corn fields surround the home in the summer and fall.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 05/01/2015
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