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Breathtaking Views, Private Country Estate, 60ft Gunite Pool

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Last updated: 05/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:Chateau / Country House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Chateau / Country House, 4 Bedrooms , 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Beautifully appointed country estate with the warmth and charm of Provence. Light and sunny, with breathtaking views from all rooms. Decorated for owner to use, not originally intended as a 'rental'. Completely private home, far from road. Zen like property.

Large deck with breathtaking views of long meadows, apple trees and Steeprock Land Trust. Two wood fireplaces, charming Den, Newly Renovated Living Room, Dining Room, large country Kitchen, Mudroom/Entry, Laundry Room, 2 car garage.

Charming and secluded, yet conveniently located to town. Ideal for romantic get-aways, families, writers and year round athletes.

Walk to Washington Depot, hike or cross-country ski into Steeprock from house.

4 Bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms ( 2 newly renovated spa-like).

Washington, in the heart of Litchfield County, is rich in excellent dining options, theater, and shopping. Near Roxbury/Bridgewater borders. Close to Mayflower Inn and Winvian Inn and Spa. Mohawk Ski Area and Lake Waramaug are both close by. World class dining nearby.

Keywords: Private, large property. Long meadow views
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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/23/2017

Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Amazing views in this secluded former horse farm. Beautifully furnished, and decorated. Two barns, one with indoor basketball court and rec room. 60' heated gunite pool. Beautiful indoor and outdoor seating/dining areas. Property abuts Steeprock Preserve. Safe and welcoming to children (no road frontage). Minutes from Mayflower Inn....moreless


  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Long private view of the best land trust in CT...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    All 5 bedrooms have a/c. Kitchen, Dining Room, Den and LR have separate units....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Macintosh Computer
  • PC
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:



  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    New stove and refrigerator...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    60 Ft Gunite Pool. Great for laps!...moreless



from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 21 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$700 $850
Fri, Sat
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$700 $850
Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,900 $15,000
Summer 3
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$5,600 $16,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$500 $700
Fri, Sat
$3,500 $6,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


$3000-$4900 week-Holidays extra

Oct-April.. $2800............................... $2800 /week summer/season $32,000

Jun ................................................. .$10,000/month;

July.................................................. $14,000;month

August............................................. $16,000;month

Summer ..... $4900 a week;

$4900/week; Holidays extra

Price flexible based on the number of people and specific dates - 8 person Maximum;

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/23/2017
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Litchfield County-1 Hour 45 Minutes from Mid-Town Manhattan


Owner info

About the owner: We bought this home to use as a family weekend retreat, and as a base for all the wonderful activities in the area. As active as we are, we also love to cook, pack picnics to take on hikes while we spend time together as a family playing cards, backgammon and scrabble. There is a large TV in the house, and two movie theaters nearby, so always plenty of rainy day activities!

Why the Owner Chose Washington Depot, Washington, CT, USA:
We fell in love with the property as soon as we first saw it. The views from the house are incredible. The meadow, the woods and the barns offer endless adventures for children. The hiking trails, accessed from the property are amazing. In the summers we also go kayaking on The Shepaug, canoeing on Lake Waramaug and bike riding on the back roads. In the winters we love to snow shoe and cross country ski on the nearby trails, we ski at either Butternut or Mohawk (20 minutes away), we skate at the local rink.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Washington has many charming antique stores, wonderful restaurants and a great library with many activities. Lots of farms nearby to go apple or berry picking.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/23/2017

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  • 60 ft inground pool

    60 ft inground pool

  • Southern View of meadow, forest and Hills..

    Southern View of meadow, forest and Hills..

  • Barn with Hoops and indoor play space

    Barn with Hoops and indoor play space

  • Sunny kitchen with lovely view

    Sunny kitchen with lovely view

  • 2 barns on property, one for sports (indoor basketball hoops).

    2 barns on property, one for sports (indoor basketball hoops).

  • Plenty of outdoor entertaining areas

    Plenty of outdoor entertaining areas

  • Horse barn

    Horse barn

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • 2nd upstairs bath

    2nd upstairs bath

VRBO #263091

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 27, 2017

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