Elegance and History at the Weston House
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Farmhouse
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Peaceful and quiet in a rural country setting, our 1833 log home has been restored and integrated with a new 2001 log home. The house is situated on 55 acres of rolling hill farm country and , conveniently located about 30 miles from Mount Vernon, Coshocton, Newark or Zanesville (65 mi NE of Columbus). Relax in the hot tub and watch the wild life, or sit on the porch or before a cozy, crackling fire in the fireplace. Abundant land to walk or ride horseback on. Horses are welcome (not provided).
Rustic charm and country elegance all in one place. Great for family reunions or gathering with friends. House offers washer, dryer and fully equipped, gorgeous country kitchen. Wonderful place to cook for the family. Satellite TV and wireless Internet. 2 1/2 miles off state highway, 1 mile of gravel road.
Property is managed for deer during hunting season, but lodging available and near Woodbury Nature Preserve (public hunting). We have special rates for hunters and package deals available to include food. Lease of land nearby may potentially be possible also. Contact us for details.
The Surrounding Area: Set in the heart of Ohio farm country, the house sits on it's own farm. The area is rural, and scenery consists of rolling hills, woods, farms and farm land. We are about as far away from the hectic life as you can get in Ohio (although there are some wilder areas in southern Ohio). There are miles of gravel roads in the area with low traffic, suitable for biking, walking or horseback riding.
The owners live within 1.5 miles and encourage guests to enjoy the farm sights at both locations. Our amount of interaction with you is controlled by you. You can have the peace and quiet, or spend time on the farm with us - it's up to you.
Come See What the Farm is All About: Our main farm is located within walking or riding distance, about 1.5 miles from the Weston House. We primary keep the stock at our farm, and are doing hay/corn on the Weston Farm. If you like animals, we'd be really happy to share some of our farming practices and let you visit with the animals. Spring time is the best time to see young animals especially the lambs. We are an authentic farming operation raising registered, grass fed Shorthorn cattle and Katahdin Sheep. We also have horses, chickens, dogs, and cats. Our farm operation focuses on management intensive grazing - or pasture rotations. We move stock approximately every 3 days. Typically we have around 25 cows and calves, and between 40 and 100 sheep. Stock is taken to market usually in the fall. Call for current farm activities.
Hunting Season: We are approximately 20 minutes drive from Woodbury Wildlife Preserve, a Public hunting area. We lease our farms during hunting season and may be able to secure land nearby. Additionally, we have relationships with a couple of Outfitters in the area, and would be happy to refer you to them if you're interested in hunting in the area. Please call for details.
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Member since: 2008
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- 2 bathrooms downstairs, 1 upstairs
- Downstairs has 2 (4 inch high) steps, so is fairly accessible for handicapped. Doorways are narrow. Not suitable for a wheelchair. Pets allowed with one time $25.00 cleaning fee House has wireless Internet for laptops with WiFi wireless router. TV is satellite and has approximately 100 channels. ***Cell phone reception is limited*** a phone is provided for emergency, incoming, local and credit card calls....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 14 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Porch / Veranda
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
- Indoor Hot Tub
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Jun 18 - Dec 15, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $25 + tax
- Tax Rate 9.75%
Local county and state taxes added to the cost of the stay
Rates based on # of people: 4-8 people $350.00/ night. Each add'l person over 8 is $25.00/night. Children 5 and under $25. Discount given for more than 3 nights. Pets allowed with a $25.00 cleaning fee additional. Call for rates for 3 or fewer people, or for more details or for exact cost with tax. Packages available for hunters.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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We are 60 miles NE of Columbus, in the SE corner of Knox County. Bladensburg is the closest town at about 4 miles (200 people, gas, convenience store, post office 43005 ). The area is primarily rural farm country. We are about 25 miles from each of the communities of Mount Vernon, Zanesville, Newark/Heath and Coshocton. Kenyon College is 20 miles NE of us.
From Columbus, (locate OH 161 east of down, outside of I-270 circle) take US Rte 62 exit NE toward Johnstown, continue approx. 35 miles to Martinsburg, Stay straight at the light onto OH Rte 541. Continue approx 5.5 miles, turn right on Van Winkle Rd, continue 1 mile, turn left on McKee Rd, continue 1 mile, house is on left.
From Cleveland, take I-77 South, proceed S. to US route 36 to Coshocton, continue approx 20 miles West of Coshocton. In New Castle take OH 206 S (left), continue approx 3.5 miles. Turn right on OH 541, continue 4.5 miles, turn left on Van Winkle Rd, cont 1 mile, left on McKee, one mile on left.
Other Activities: near hunting
Golf: There are several public golf courses within a reasonable 30 minute drive. The closest is Longaberger Golf course, about 20 minutes away, followed by Apple Valley Golf Course about 25 minutes away. Central Ohio Golf courses are reasonably priced. Please contact us if you'd like more golf information.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: My Ex-husband and I operate this vacation rental in rural, central Ohio. Our goal is to have a nice place for people to leave all the city hustle and bustle behind them, and enjoy the simpler life in the country. Frank still operates a working farm within walking distance of the Weston House, and I live nearby. We hope to expand our business someday to include multiple vacation rentals in the central Ohio area to allow me to stop working away from home, and just manage the rentals. Eventually, this will become a family business if our daughter chooses to join us.
Why the Owner Chose Frazeysburg, OH, USA:
I fell in love with the kitchen in this house when we saw it come up for sale. At the time, thinking Bed and Breakfast, I thought this house, with some minor modifications could be the perfect country B&B. Unfortunately, working away from home has limited my time, so we've chosen to operate it as a vacation rental, catering primarily to families and groups of friends that like cozy, unique stays.
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
The house sits on 55 acres of farm and pasture ground, which is ideal for nature walks and watching livestock and wildlife. The old cabin of the house adds charm and history to the new, elegant log home. It's a great get away for groups of people who may be family or just friends. Built as a family home, it is a wonderful place to spend a holiday, or even a short weekend and just relax in the simpler way of country living.
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Welcome to The Weston House!
Bedroom 2- Full size bed
Family room fireplace
Bedroom 2- 3/4 Bath
Great deck for grilling and outdoor dining
Fully equipped country kitchen
Bedroom 5- two twin beds
The heart of the home- great for cooking and gathering
Hot tub overlooking the back yard
Elegance & history in East Knox County Ohio
Large outdoor fire pit for roasting marshmallows!
Bedroom 3- Loft with Queen size bed
Master Bath- double vanities complete with walk in marble shower.
Bedroom 4- full bath
Eat in kitchen
Bedroom 4- King size bed and twin size bed
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Sunday, December 04, 2016
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