Family Reunion Hilltop Getaway

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Full view of house. Porch looks over the White Mtns. of NH.


Last updated: 11/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:7
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This is an unique home that is located on 59 acres of land. It has been in the same family for generations and was first used as a summer home and then winterized about 40 years ago.

The large wrap around porch has an amazing view of the White Mountains and you can sit there for hours just listening to the stream - looking out at the mountains. One of the wonderful features about this home is that you are completely surrounded by nature while you are there but just a few minutes away you have great restaurants, shopping, golf, skiing and one of the best Farmer's Markets in the area to do your food shopping. As well nearby is the Village of Barnard where there is a State Park on Silver Lake. And there is The Barnard General Store for a great breakfast! Max's Tavern at the Barnard Inn is a wonderful place to have dinner they also have a formal Dining room.The house is comfortable and cozy for two or 14. During the winter months 4 wheel or all wheel drive is needed to get to the house.

First floor: The first floor has a Master bedroom with a full bath and there is an adjoining bedroom with two twin beds, called the 'toe to toe' room. Off these rooms is the large Living room with lots of comfortable places to curl up in front of the fireplace. It has two large window seats, couch, chaise lounge, rocking chair, etc. The next room used to be the formal Dinning room but is now the Family/TV room, it too has lots of seating space, with another fireplace. Then there is the eat in Kitchen that is fully equipped and has a table that can seat 10+. There is a shed off the kitchen that has a BBQ grill. You are totally under cover while at the grill.

On the second floor there are three Bedrooms with Queen size beds and three Bathrooms. One being a suite with it's own bath. One has an open room just off it with a child's bed. Then there is the Nursery with two twin beds and another bedroom with twin beds. The upper bathrooms have old claw foot tubes with hand held showers. We are working on getting a real shower installed upstairs. All bedrooms are nicely decorated, and have lots of closet space. Also on the the second floor is the laundry room. The house is like stepping back into a time less complicated but with all the modern comforts. It is the perfect place to spend time with your family and friends in a relaxed environment.

Caretakers live on the road and are available if needed.

At one time this whole road was owned by family members. They all came here to get away for the summers in beautiful Vermont. There is a private 100 year old Fishing club at the end of the dead end road. This is a true family place. Lots of room to all be together and room to be off on your own. The Appalachian Trail is with in walking distance and off that is a great hike up to Lucy's Lookout where you get a 360 degree view of Vermont and New Hampshire.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 4500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    In general we do not except pets. We may make some exceptions. Please ask....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    There is not a ramp but there are only two steps to get in from the kitchen door. there is a bedroom and bath on the first floor....moreless

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub


  • Bathroom 4: toilet, tub


  • Three of the bathrooms have wonderful relaxing claw foot tubs.

Other Amenities

  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer


  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Long distance views of the white and green mountains. Foliage views are spectacular!...moreless

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    large table, that can always fit 'one More'...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone reception is a little sketchy, but usually you can get it on the front porch. You can always get tex's....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2)Two large fire places wood is provided...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a small sunny deck off the kitchen and a large wraparound covered porch with couches and lounge chairs, and a table to sit and have morning cofee....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    great hill for sledding, sleds are there....moreless

  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 31 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$2,650 $7,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $200
  • Tax Rate 9%


Rates include, fire wood, gas for grill, kitchen supplies, snow plowing,easy walk in & enjoy

$400-$600/night (depending on # of people)

.. $1,800/week to $3,000

Cleaning fee dependent on number of guests and amount of time stayed

9% lodging tax applies to rentals under 31 days$500 damage deposit

Holidays and Foliage rates May be higher

Monthly Rate Available, Please inquire

$400.-$600/night (depending on # of people)

..$1,800/$3,000 per week

by the month to be determined

Cleaning fee dependent on # of guests and amount of time stayed

9% lodging tax applies to renters under 31 days. $500. damage deposit

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 11/28/2016
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5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Barnard Inn
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Woodstock country club
13 Miles
Nearest Train
wt river junc.
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Barnard Inn
7 Miles
Nearest Ski
Suicide Six
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Silver lake

Car: Necessary

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Wildlife Viewing, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball, Basketball Court, Hot Air Ballooning


Manager info

Year Purchased: 1889

About: This house has never been out of the family. At one time the whole hill was family members and there were cousins running back and forth from house to house. It was used mainly in the summer to begin with and then they but in a furnace. The first furnace used wood and fit 4ft long logs. We have done our best to preserve the original charm while adding modern conveniences. WE hope you will enjoy our home.

Why Woodstock, VT, USA:
This house is a special place for family gathering. There is enough room to all be together and private space to be apart . The wrap around Porch is a great gathering place rain or shine and the view looking into the white Mts is breathtaking. We have had families with just two children rent the house and they say it always feels cozy, never to big. So large or small group it feels just right

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The beauty of this home is that it makes you step back to a time when things were simpler . Families spent dinners together and time hanging out on the porch while the kids play in the yard and discover things about nature. If you are lucky, as some have been, you might see a moose or black bear crossing in the lower field. Nothing to fear they are just passing thru. I walk in the woods all the time with my dog and never have a problem.

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Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

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  • Full view of house. Porch looks over the White Mtns. of NH.

    Full view of house. Porch looks over the White Mtns. of NH.

  • Front wrap around porch

    Front wrap around porch

  • Front corner of wrap around porch, off driveway. easy access.

    Front corner of wrap around porch, off driveway. easy access.

  • Fireplace and bar in family room

    Fireplace and bar in family room

  • second floor bath with shower

    second floor bath with shower

  • View of mountains from front porch.

    View of mountains from front porch.

  • Back view of house, shows back door into kitchen

    Back view of house, shows back door into kitchen

  • family room door to kitchen at left. Large TV opposite couch.

    family room door to kitchen at left. Large TV opposite couch.

  • First floor bath between master and toe to toe room.

    First floor bath between master and toe to toe room.

  • Bath for second floor suite.

    Bath for second floor suite.

VRBO #288658

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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Woodstock, VT, USA #328302ha

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