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Seclusion Just a Short Drive to Albany, the Berkshires, Tanglewood & Skiing

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Last updated: 12/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Old Chatham farmhouse description

Gentleman's Estate in the heart of horse country. Main house is a fully restored 1790?s farmhouse. Home has been meticulously upgraded and maintained to provide all modern amenities, while preserving the old world character and charm that make this home special.

Additions & recent upgrades make this 5 bdrm, 2 1/2bath Eyebrow Colonial, cozy, warm & inviting, for up to 10 people. With great room and updated Kitchen, there's plenty of room to entertain or relax with the whole family.

The rental includes the use of fully restored heated Gunite pool, hot tub, Access to miles of trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding, right out your back door. Bring your own horses and set them loose to graze in our fields or work them out in our outdoor riding rink.

This property is a true sanctuary away from the rigors of life, however there is Internet, Satellite TV & wifi to keep you in touch, should you need it.


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Farmhouse
  • 3300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


          • DVD Player


          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic


          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries
          • Hospital

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Mountain View
          • Rural

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Ice Skating
          • Mountain Biking
          • Skiing
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling


          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 10 people


          • Air Conditioning:

            Master Split system, Window units in all other bed rooms...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Fireplace:

            Study, Library...moreless

          • Heating:

            Oil Hot Air...moreless

          • Internet:

            Wi-Fi Wireless High Speed...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided:

            Bed Sheets, Pillows, ...moreless

          • Parking


          • Kitchen:

            Miele baking oven, Microwave, two sinks, Soapstone countertops, Bread warmer, Instant Hot water ...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven:

            Miele Baking wall oven...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Spices, condiments, paper goods, ...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Side by Side LG Fridge,...moreless

          • Stove:

            6 Burner Wolf oven/range, , Bread warmer...moreless

          • Toaster


          • Deck / Patio:

            Larege outdoor deck of the back of the house with adjacent firepit patio...moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            Large Lawn suitable for back yard games or hosting large groups or events...moreless

          Pool / Spa

          • Heated Pool
          • Private Pool:

            Outdoor heated in ground gunite pool with separate pool room & bathroom...moreless



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          from 2 traveler reviews
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas/New years
          Dec 19 - Jan 4, 2015
          5 night min stay

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay
          $800 $900
          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

          Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees and Rental Conditions:

          • Pet Fee $100
          • Property Damage Protection $89
          • Tax Rate 8.25%


          $100 .Weekly cleaning available for stays over 7 days,

          Horse boarding included, Natural grass feed for horses in season, hay provided, off season or bring your own.

          Cancellation policy:

          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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          Last updated: 12/13/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates


          32.5 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Albany Airport
          1 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Jacksons Old Chatham Steak House
          119 Miles
          Nearest Ferry
          Bridgeport ferry
          10 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Winding Brook Country Club
          20 Miles
          Nearest Train
          Renselear Amtrak
          6.5 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          Mass Turnpike
          1 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Old Chatham Country Store
          20 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort,

          Car: Recommended


          Owner info

          Contact us

          Speaks: english


          • Front of house

            Front of house

          • house from Driveway

            house from Driveway

          • Back of House

            Back of House

          • view from Front yard

            view from Front yard

          • fire Pit Patio

            fire Pit Patio

          • wood shed

            wood shed

          • Living room

            Living room

          • Kitchen/dining area

            Kitchen/dining area

          • Center hall

            Center hall

          • Pool


          • Chair Swing--Best seat in Columbia county

            Chair Swing--Best seat in Columbia county

          • house from Garden

            house from Garden

          • Firepit/Hot tub Patio

            Firepit/Hot tub Patio

          • Paddocks & barn

            Paddocks & barn

          • barn


          • Sitting/reading room

            Sitting/reading room

          • TV Room

            TV Room

          • Kitchen


          • TV/Great room

            TV/Great room

          • Wood Stove/Great room

            Wood Stove/Great room

          • Pool Area

            Pool Area

          VRBO #479801

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          This listing was first published here in 2013.

          Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

          $800 - $1,000 per night (USD)

          5 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 10

          View calendar: Updated 12/13/14
          Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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          Member since: 2013
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated: 12/13/2014
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          Old Chatham #479801

          5 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 10

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