Historic Village Retreat Convienient to Everything

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Last updated: 11/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Weddings & Relaxation, reserve this Main House ( sleeps 6) with adjoining cottage (sleeps 4) in the Historic Village of Yellow Springs. Together (when available) they can accommodate 10 guests for weddings or other occasions in the adjoining historic village. Walk paths and explore buildings frequented by George Washington and later used for mineral baths and as a summer campus for the Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts. Dine in local 5 star restaurants and bistros before visiting nearby Anselma Grist Mill or world-famous Longwood Gardens. These are but a few of the nationally renowned local sites. Virtually all things of man or nature can be had within a one hour drive of this 1720’s village.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Let me know ages. Prefer 7 year old+....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    First Floor limited access...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outdoors only...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Description and precautionary requirements....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On Second Floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    On 1st Floor...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


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


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    Museum, Library, weddings, historic ruins, mineral bathing spas....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden


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from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$175 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,200 $2,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $25
  • Taxes Not included


Door Access Codes will be provided via Email upon booking. Basic items (coffee, sugar, tea, spices) as well as towels and linens provided. Guests are expected to clean up and start laundry and dishwasher prior to departure. Guest comments appreciated in the guest book.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 11/27/2015
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kimberton Restaurant & Inn
2.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Inn at Yellow Springs
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Doe Mountain
90 Miles
Nearest Beach
Atlantic City

Car: Necessary

Almost anything you'd want to do or see is within 1/2 hr drive. Skiing and ocean are within 1 1/2 hour drive. This area offers huge bird and animal varieties and numerous nearby historic sites and monuments. Additionally, there is a concentration of schools and colleges in the area exceeding anywhere in the country.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1963

About the owner: Founder & Owner Vixen Hill Mfg. Co.

Why the Owner Chose Chester Springs:
Family Property

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Private yet convienient to just about everything.

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Speaks: english



  • Adjoining Studio for Weddings and Family reunions. (additional)

    Adjoining Studio for Weddings and Family reunions. (additional)

  • Winter Photo from County Road - MAIN HOUSE / Studio in background

    Winter Photo from County Road - MAIN HOUSE / Studio in background

VRBO #512276

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, November 30, 2015

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Historic Village Retreat Convienient To Everything

Chester Springs #512276

2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 6

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