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Nr.Tanglewood-3br2ba Now-Labor Day+ Ski Winter '14-15

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Large living room with fireplace, 6 french doors, 6 windows, overlooks backyard

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Last updated: 07/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hancock house description

AVAILABLE by Week or Month -Now through Labor Day. (Also Fall and/or Ski Season/Jiminy Peak) 15 min to Tanglewood. Wonderful New England farmhouse, charming, cozy, comfortable. 6 min to Queechy Lake. Plan ahead for SKI season - near Jiminy Peak

Decorating skill makes my house comfortable and charming, both inside and outside. SIT IN FRONT OF 2 Fireplaces, one in each of two living rooms. COZY, COMFORTABLE. There are wide board wood floors, lovely wallpaper, comfortable antique furniture. There's a large back yard , BBQ, & privacy. A screen porch with white wicker furniture and picnic table overlooks a beauiful flower garden.

There are two living rooms (the second, a TV/office/play area), each with a fireplace. A studio in the backyard can be used for painting. There's a full dining room, eat-in kitchen, 3 bedrooms, a den, 2 living rooms, front and back porches. The house is fully equipped (dishwasher, washer/dryer, stereo, microwave, coffee grinder, etc.) not a typical ''rental'', but someplace special. Near Williamstown, Stockbrige, Lenox, Chatham. Swim in Queechy Lake. Tennis 1 minute from house.


Lebanon Springs is a charming country town, with antique stores, a Sat/Sun flea market, supermarket, tennis courts 1 minute down the road, and Queechy Lake a 5 minute drive away. There are a couple of really good restaurants in town (The Pillars, Marios etc.), so you don't have to travel far to have a good evening out. We even have our own terrific theatre - the Theatre Barn, in New Lebanon. -- Lebanon Springs is merely 12-15 minutes to Tanglewood Music Festival (summer) It's just south of Jiminy Peak (great skiing). It is in the center of the cultural activities in Lenox, Stockbridge, Chatham and Williamstown. There is theatre, opera, Shakespeare & Co., ballet, movies, museums, and shopping at great malls, all within a 20 minutes drive, north (Williamstown), south (Stockbridge, Lee, Lenox, Gt. Barrington), east (Pittsfield), and west (Chatham). We have it all within easy reach.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Pets Considered
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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              • Bedroom: 1 double

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              • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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              • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Sleeper Sofa...moreless

              • 1 bedroom with one king bed, 2nd bedroom with queen bed, 3rd bedroom with twin beds, 4th bedroom on main floor with double bed. There's also a convertible couch in the living room that can sleep one or two. All beds are comfortable!...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom: toilet, shower

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              • One bathroom with shower on the second floor, one bathroom with tub/shower on the main floor....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • My charming country home is a two story house, with three bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs, a den, and another bathroom downstairs. Upstairs each of two bedrooms have comfortable double beds. The third bedroom has twin beds. The main floor has a den with a daybed, and can sleep one adult, or two children. There's also a pull out couch in the living room. There is an eat in kitchen, as well as a lovely, full dining room. There are two fireplaces, one in each of the two living rooms. Please take the time to look at additional photos on my website using the link at the bottom of this ad....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Audio Tape Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television
                  • CD Player
                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Stereo
                  • Books For Kids
                  • Toys
                  • VCR

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Forests
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Zoo

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Antiquing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shopping
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  local services and businesses

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

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Ski-Out

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Snowboarding
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Racquetball
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Hunting
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Equestrian Events

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Dining Room seats six. Table expands to seat 12. ...moreless

                      • Dining Room
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 10 people

                      General

                      • Mobile Phone:

                        There is cellphone reception....moreless

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        In two bedrooms....moreless

                      • Wood Fireplace:

                        (2) Each of the two living rooms have lovely wood-burning fireplaces....moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Local Maps
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Parking
                      • Fireplace
                      • Washing Machine:

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                      • Heating
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Computer Available
                      • Internet
                      • Dialup Access
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer:

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                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Iron & Board

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Stove
                          • Kitchen:

                            It is a charming, newly redone, eat-in kitchen, with bay window seating area, wide-board wood floors. There's also a separate dining room....moreless

                          • Microwave
                          • Stove
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Blender
                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            Everything from a coffee grinder to a microwave, etc., is included...moreless

                          • Dishwasher
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Toaster
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Mini Refrigerator
                          • Grill
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Freezer

                          Outside

                          • Small Cooler
                          • Inflatable Boat
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Bicycles
                          • Child's Swing
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Barbecue
                          • Screen Porch / Veranda
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                          • Balcony:

                            There is a large front porch, (in addition to the screened porch in the rear of the house), across the road from a small waterfall....moreless

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            The screened porch has white wicker furniture, a picnic table and benches, and overlooks a lovely yard and garden....moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Summer Rates
                          May 15 - Sep 15
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,750
                          Fall Rates
                          Sep 16 - Nov 24
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500
                          Thanksgiving Rates
                          Nov 25 - Dec 1, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,500
                          My Standard Rate
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,750

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          **Winter Rates** From December 2nd, 2013 to April 30th, 2014 $2000/month Minimum Stay 4 Months.

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/18/2014
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                          Location

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                          BERKSHIRES, nr Queechy Lake, 15 min to Tanglewood, fabulous 3BR, 2 Bathrooms,2 fireplaces, SCREENED PORCH, GARDEN. Charming, beautifully furnished, and comfortable home. Experience the beauty of the Berkshires and its' culture: Tanglewood, Shakespeare & Company, Williamstown Theater, Berkshire Playhouse, Clark Art Museum, Barrington Stage Co.,etc. Many gourmet restaurants, boating, camping, swimming, hiking, theaters, opera, ballet, painting, dance. Lebanon Springs is midway between Williamstown and Stockbridge, and 10 minutes west of Pittsfield. Lebanon Springs is a sweet, country town quite near the sophistication of Lenox, Stockbridge and Williamstown. SKI SEASON NOV '13-APRIL '14 10 min to Jiminy Peak wintertime . near all winter activities - SNOWSHOEING, SLEDDING, ICESKATING ON QUEECHY LAKE, SKIWEE SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN, etc. Well trained dogs permitted. Please call 212 873-6742 or cell 917 843-4477

                          Other Activities: Alpine Slide, concerts at Tanglewood, Ski Jiminy Peak (winter) In summer there is swimming at Queecy Lake, a lovely beach, lifeguard. One minute to tennis courts. Near hiking trails. I am near all cultural activities: Tanglwood, Shakespeare & Co., Barrington Stage, MacHaydn Theater, Opera, etc., and wonderful restaurants. Equidistant to Williamstown, art galleries in Lenox (I myself am showing some paintings at the Lenox Gallery of Fine Art), Stockbridge. There are antique shops in town, auctions at Meisner's, a Sunday flea market, etc. A fun place all 4 seasons

                          Golf: I'm not a golfer, but the Pittsfield Country Club seems to have great golf - 10 minutes away.

                          Ski: I am ten minutes from Jiminy Peak, a great family ski area, with restaurants, ski-wee school for children, etc. Plan ahead for ski season. A fun place all 4 seasons.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1975

                          About the owner: I am a psychoanalyst in private practice in Manhattan. Decorating this lovely home has been an avocation for many years.


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                          Speaks: english

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                          Photos

                          • Large living room with fireplace, 6 french doors, 6 windows, overlooks backyard

                            Large living room with fireplace, 6 french doors, 6 windows, overlooks backyard

                          • Queechy Lake with sand beach + lifeguard (5 min from house)

                            Queechy Lake with sand beach + lifeguard (5 min from house)

                          • Dining room - seats up to 12

                            Dining room - seats up to 12

                          • Eat in Kitchen with all amenities - wood floor,dishwasher, microwave,etc

                            Eat in Kitchen with all amenities - wood floor,dishwasher, microwave,etc

                          • Main Bedroom, Comfortable King Bed, 3 windows

                            Main Bedroom, Comfortable King Bed, 3 windows

                          • 2nd Bedroom, Full Size Bed, dresser, closet, 2 windows

                            2nd Bedroom, Full Size Bed, dresser, closet, 2 windows

                          • (4th bedroom downstairs)-Full size bed; sleeps one or two, off 2nd living room.

                            (4th bedroom downstairs)-Full size bed; sleeps one or two, off 2nd living room.

                          • Another view of Queechy Lake

                            Another view of Queechy Lake

                          • Front of house with porch, across from waterfall

                            Front of house with porch, across from waterfall

                          • View of front of house, circular driveway

                            View of front of house, circular driveway

                          • Downstairs bathroom with tub and shower (not visible)

                            Downstairs bathroom with tub and shower (not visible)

                          • Backyard with sun streaming through, Oct '11 Snowstorm.   Breathtaking!

                            Backyard with sun streaming through, Oct '11 Snowstorm. Breathtaking!

                          • View of backyard from open deck.  Studio in background.  Garden

                            View of backyard from open deck. Studio in background. Garden

                          • Screened porch with picnic table, large, private backyard, bbq

                            Screened porch with picnic table, large, private backyard, bbq

                          • Fireplace/Den/TV - 2nd living room with desk (left corner)

                            Fireplace/Den/TV - 2nd living room with desk (left corner)

                          • Sunlight streaming into the kitchen

                            Sunlight streaming into the kitchen

                          • View from Bed in Main Bedroom, Large tv

                            View from Bed in Main Bedroom, Large tv

                          • Twin bedded bedroom, closet

                            Twin bedded bedroom, closet

                          • Back of house, 6 french doors of living room, back of screened porch

                            Back of house, 6 french doors of living room, back of screened porch

                          • Two tennis courts in walking distance from house

                            Two tennis courts in walking distance from house

                          • Front porch on quiet road.  Waterfall across the road.

                            Front porch on quiet road. Waterfall across the road.

                          • Rear of house - open deck, screen porch, garden

                            Rear of house - open deck, screen porch, garden

                          • Fall foliage; just a sample of the gorgeous scenery and color.

                            Fall foliage; just a sample of the gorgeous scenery and color.

                          • View of side yard from kitchen window - cozy inside, gorgeous snow outside.

                            View of side yard from kitchen window - cozy inside, gorgeous snow outside.

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                          This listing was first published here in 2005.

                          Date last modified - Friday, July 11, 2014

                          $1,500 - $1,750 per week (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

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                          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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