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Unique Homely Very Interesting and Comfortable Property

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,336 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

5 Bedrooms (4 Queen Beds, 3 Singles) + Sofa Bed + spare , 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

The Red Barn warmly invites you to a quality, self catering experience. Our home is your home for your holiday. Positioned in 5 acres of woodland, enjoy a quiet, relaxing time any season from the deck or the hot tub.

The Red Barn is just 14 miles from the Stowe Mountain area, where the activities are vast from skiing, snowboarding, sleigh rides, winter walking and ice skating in the winter, to a world class water wonderland at Smugglers Notch in the summer. Lake Elmore and The National State Park is just a 1 mile walk away from the Red Barn for swimming, kayaking and hiking up Elmore mountain, overlooking the lake. We have a few bicycles at The Red Barn and more rentals in Morrisville such as bicycles, kayaks skis in the area for you to use, and ample space at the barn for storage of these articles.

Our home boasts five spacious bedrooms on 3 floors with a bathroom on each floor, the house sleeps 12 people. The loft houses one queen bed and two twin beds with a bathroom. The ground floor a queen bedroom, bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with an eating area & two bar stools, a large table and 8 chairs, whilst the lounge area provides welcoming comfort on two large sofas, a love nest and the log burning stove, and a 70" Smart Sony TV/DVD and Soundbar. (which connects via bluetooth to a number of different devices such as iPhone/IPad etc. The basement is an ideal den for the young adults in your party, with a queen bedroom, twin bedroom (with a single and queen beds) and a lounge area with large sofas as a Cinema type facility, and a separate queen size sofa/sleeper, large chair, board games. ping pong table, TV/DVD/computer play station and games. The laundry facilities are also in the basement control room and include new washing machine and separate tumble dryer, Dyson vacuum and a central vacuum system.

For the shoppers in your party, Burlington is a vibrant city with a large range of shops. Stowe Village provides a quaint shopping experience and the capital city of Vermont, Montpelier is only 30 minutes away. Come and enjoy the unique art and craft experience of Vermont including a Woody Jackson painting of the Red Barn.

Come visit the Red Barn, we are an all season venue, with a range of activities to suit all.

Sent: 02 January 2009 20:07

Subject: The Red Barn

Dear Karen,

We couldn't have asked for a nicer house or better weather.

It was a most memorable holiday!!

Many, many thanks and a happy new year to you and your family!!

Peter, Julie and Family

Keywords: Traditional Vermont 3 storey home in a quiet setting

More Details

Roderick Thomas
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

Why Roderick Thomas chose Wolcott

I previously worked in Montpelier and found this beautiful unique property built just 12 years ago. I'm from Wales in the UK and Celtic. I've tried to give my home a European feel which I think works well in Vermont and what we now have is a unique New England property and experience.

What makes this farmhouse unique

This is a traditional new England build with no screws but wooden pegs and substantial 12" timbers. Slate roofs, Slate and maple floors, there is even a full size tree feature in the main lounge with a spiral chimney again all unique features. It really is a unique property and you wont be disappointed.


Wolcott Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1336 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 1 -
  • 3
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - Top Floor - 2 twin/ single , Open plan family bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - Basement - 1 queen , With ensuite bathroom and walk-in shower
    Bedroom 1 - Top Floor - 1 queen , With ensuite Bathroom and shower
    Bedroom 5 - Basement - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , And portable Crib if required
    Bedroom 3 - Middle Floor - 1 queen , With ensuite bathroom and walk-in shower
    Convertible bed(s) - Basement - 1 child bed , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , The child bed is a Foldup sprung bed also suitable for adult
  • Queen size Beds (4). Twin or Single Beds (3). Twin Sofa-Bed (1) Fold-up sprung single bed (1) suitable for child/young adult. Baby Crib (1). Baby travelling Crib (1).
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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Unique Homely Very Interesting and Comfortable Property
average rating of 4.642857 based on 14 reviews

Great House; Host thought of everything

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house for large groups. It has plenty beds so that everyone can sleep comfortably, but is still focused around one great central area so that everyone can spend time with each other. The grounds and the location are great, and the owner did a great job of providing everything we needed, along with clear directions and facilities to make check-out easy. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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The pictures do this property no justice!!!

  • 5 of 5

This home was exactly what my family and I needed. Everything was absolutely perfect. Very big comfortable house. Awesome kitchen and firsplace. Hot tub was just a wonderful treat after skiing. Overall I would highly recommend this home! Great times!! Would 💯?% go back !!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Red Barn is great!

  • 5 of 5

There were 8 of us and it was great! Close to Morristown and Stowe, but in a quiet, picturesque spot. The house itself is charming. Lots of character, rustic but with modern amenities. Our favorite moments this past weekend were snowshoeing at night to see stars, and relaxing in the hot tub while it snowed all around. Thanks for a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We pride ourselves on the uniqueness of the property and the service we provide. Thank you for your kind comments. The Red Barn
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Arrived to homemade chocolate chip cookies.

  • 4 of 5

Property is beautiful and well kept. Spacious enough for the eight of us, with a cozy main floor where we were able to share meals and our stories from snowboarding that day.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great home at convenient location.

  • 5 of 5

This home provided us with warm and relaxing Christmas holidays. Its location was very convenient for skiing with friends at Stowe, Sugarbush and Jay Peak. It is very specious to accommodate company of friends or big family - kids have plenty of space to play even when it's below zero outside.

One small disadvantage is unstable internet connection, but you can use it as an excuse to get some rest from work and enjoy beautiful nature of Vermont.

Thanks for great holidays!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Love this home

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for 6 of us. We even got our laundry done. All that was missing was a couple more face cloths and flat sheets for the twin beds. One safety note: more light is needed on the bottom of the basement stairs. Two of us missed the bottom step on 2 different occasions. Fortunately, we only had soreness and bruising.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
49 Miles
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
10 Railroad Street Morrisville
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: necessary

The Red Barn is an all round holiday destination in New England suitable for up to three families and/or groups of friends.

Situated only one mile from the beauty spot Lake Elmore and its National State Park and only 12 miles from the Stowe Mountain Resort and Smugglers Notch where there are year round activities for everyone. Bolton Valley in the ski season is particularly good value and family friendly.

Ben & Jerries Ice Cream Factory is about 15 miles away and definitely worth a visit all year round.

The area is very scenic and peaceful ideal for walking, cycling, photography, painting, bird watching etc. Ideal for relaxing or exercising or both! We have a large collection of local books which make good reading and the house has many amenities including 70" Sony Smart TV, Free WiFi, Hot-Tub, two lounges with two settees in each on two separate floors. There are bathrooms on each of the three floors.. Table tennis in the Barn.

The Red Barn is within easy reach of the I-89 Vermont and the International Airport of Burlington (BTV), Vermont and affords a high quality self catering experience with many facilities, for all seasons whether you prefer a winter, fall or summer holiday.

Activities in the area include skiing, snowmobile trails, dog sled rides (weblink), hiking, fishing, kayaking, cycling, swimming or just relaxing in a quiet rural setting watching the hue of the autumn colours. An added bonus is that the Canadian border is only 45 miles away and Montreal two hours by Car.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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