Quiet Home on Secluded Lakefront Peninsula Near Mount Snow and Marlboro Music(1 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Sleeps 6-8 in 3 bedrooms (sleeps 6) + den (sleeps 2), 21/2 bathrooms. Fireplace
Summer amenities include swimming from our private dock, canoe, kayaks, life vests, lawn chairs, gas grill. Lots of hiking trails accessible from the lake road.
Welcome to the Lake Raponda Peninsula House!: This quiet 3 Bedroom & Den, 2 ½ Bath, two-level private home is a 15 minute / 8 mile drive from Mt. Snow. Sleeps 6-8. House is located on 1½ acres lakefront (Lake Raponda), offering quiet surroundings and beautiful winter lake and mountain views. Relax near the wood-burning stone hearth fireplace in the living room with high, wood-beamed ceilings, or enjoy the light of the picture windows surrounding the contemporary family room. Large entry area for ski storage. Cross-country ski on Lake Raponda Road and on surrounding area roads and trails. Fully equipped with fireplace, dishwasher, washer/dryer, satellite TV/DVD, and WiFi, and radio/CD stereo systems. Tenant pays electric, gas and oil,propane, satellite TV, plowing, trash removal.
This property is perfect as a quiet retreat during your winter ski holiday. The quiet lakefront and large property gives you a feeling of peace and serenity, leaving you refreshed.
Ski Information: Mount Snow – The Closest Big Mountain Ski Resort in Vermont.
Located only 29 miles from Interstate 91, Mount Snow is Vermont’s closest big mountain to Northeast metropolitan areas, and one of the top Vermont ski areas. Mount Snow is in the Green Mountain National Forest and operates under a special use permit from the U.S. Forest Service.
Ski and snowboard Vermont at Mount Snow. Featuring four mountain faces including the #1 ranked East Coast Terrain Park – Carinthia; snow tubing; ski school & snowboarding lessons; and slope side lodging.
Total Acreage: 588
Total Miles of Trails: 37
Summit Elevation: 3,600’
Vertical Drop: 1,700’
Total Lifts: 20
Lift capacity: 30,370 people per hour
Tubing Park: All ages! Located at Mixing Bowl. Serviced by a covered “magic carpet” lift, open under the lights on scheduled evenings.
The Mount Snow Skiing and Snowboarding School features programs for all ages and ability levels.
Golf Information: The Mt. Snow Original Golf School is one of the country’s first golf schools. Our team of award winning pros have helped more than 85,000 golfers of all abilities improve their games.
Mount Snow Golf Club, which has been home to The Original Golf School since the school was founded in 1978, has been rated one of the top five courses in Vermont by Golf Digest. It’s a 6,894-yard, par 72 championship beauty designed by renowned New England course architect, Geoffrey Cornish.
Southern Vermont and Mt. Snow's only 4-star golf course
Our manicured 18-hole layout was created by acclaimed designer Desmond Muirhead, known as the 'Picasso of golf course architecture.' For those who want a true challenge, the par 72 course measures 6,550 yards from the Championship tees and a more forgiving 5,400 from the Forward tees.
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Member since: 2010
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- Master bedroom suite with king (two twins together) bed, dressing area, and master bathroom. Plenty of closet space. Upstairs Bedroom #2 (two twins) and #3 (queen) with lovely lake views, good closet space. Rooms are large with beautiful wood paneling. Den has a comfortable pull-out sofa (queen) and is the room with satellite television. Bedrooms sleep 6, Den sleeps 2, total of 8 people. Living room couch is quite comfortable and may be used for additional sleeping space....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Lake View:
Property is on a peninsula, lake view on 3 sides and lots of grass to play on. Dock for swimming, 2 kayaks and a canoe are available for use. Deck chairs. Wonderful vacation house for a family....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 12 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Parking Off Street
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 15 - Jun 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 10 - Sep 16, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 17 - Nov 4, 2017
7 night min stay
Winter 2017 to 2018
Nov 11 - Apr 15, 2018
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning $125 + tax
- Tax Rate 10%
Cleaning $125 ($250 with pets), Satellite TV $65/month Plow, $50/week.
Tenant pays electric, gas and oil, propane,plowing, trash removal, cleaning, satellite TV
10% VT rooms tax is required for all rentals 30 days or less.
$500 security deposit, or purchase insurance policy from third party (less than $50).
Major credit cards accepted. $250 deposit holds reservation up to 60 days prior to start
Owner'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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Southern Vermont’s Deerfield Valley is home to Mount Snow Resort and The Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain, as well as the valley towns of Wilmington,West Dover and Whitingham. The Mount Snow area is the closest Vermont recreation area to NYC and Boston.
We are located on a quiet, level lake road off Route 9, convenient to Route 100 via Higgly Hill Road. 10 minute drive into town of Wilmington, 15 minute drive (7 miles) to Mt. Snow ski area. Cross country ski from the house on local ski trails and snow covered roads.
Wilmington is a small town with a large grocery store, pharmacy, 2 hardware stores, bowling, movie theatre (in West Dover), a brewpub, and several restaurants. Larger towns of Bennington and Brattleboro are a 20-30 minute drive away. Mass MoCa (art museum in North Adams MA) is 40 minutes drive.
Summer attractions include Marlboro Music Festival (chamber music), blueberry picking, hiking, biking, swimming, paddling, golf and tennis and local festivals for art/tasting/music. Fall foliage scenery is unforgettable.
Year Purchased: 1963
About the owner: Our house on Lake Raponda has been in my family since 1963. My parent's owned the house then , and now I own it with my husband. Our children spent every summer here at the lake, reading, swimming, kayaking and being together with their cousins and grandparents. Our house is a family home. We take very good care of it and it has the feeling a a home that is loved and well cared for.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our property is quiet and serene and a great place for a family vacation or a time to get away and enjoy being surrounded by the beauty of Vermont.
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- Fax: +1 3018813889 Call first. Fax does not operate automatically.
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Summer rentals include use of canoe and kayaks with private dock
Comfortable sun room with electric baseboard heat, beautiful lake views
Left: sun/family rooms, kitchen, entry w/ ski storage.Right: bedrooms, fireplace
Dramatic fall colors and lake surround this peaceful home
Dressing area in master bedroom suite
Relax in comfort, beautiful natural views
Stone hearth fireplace in high, wood-beamed ceiling living room
Family/Sun room w/ large picture windows above lake, spectacular mountain views
Beautiful views of nature, mountain, lake from picture windows
Relax in the sun on the lawn overlooking the lake. Book, beverage, nap.
Cozy Bedroom #2, plenty of closet space
Roomy kitchen, gas stovetop and oven, dishwasher, good cookware/tableware
Sun room from other side. Pretty lake views surround the property. Fabulous!
Spacious Bedroom #3 with double bed
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