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Eastside Home, Perfect Location, 5 Minute Walk to Track, Park, & Downtown

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Beautiful Gothic Revival House built in 1856 and fully updated.

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Last updated: 05/19/2016

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Perfect location on Eastside Park Place for walking to downtown and Racetracks, 5-10 mins in either direction. 1 block to historic Congress Park, great for evening walks and to get to dinner and bars in town, no cars necessary.

Luxurious updated Gothic Revival, hardwood floors, central air, private hot tub. Large lawn with mature oak trees and perennial gardens all around. 2 private outside decks equipped for barbecuing, hot tubbing, and relaxing. Plenty of safe off-street parking.

Custom built kitchen reflecting heritage of the home with all modern amenities; quartz counters, dishwasher, large eat-in dining table, plenty of storage. Large butler's pantry perfect for entertaining. Custom office space with broadband connection and wi-fi. Large formal dining room with settings for 12. TVs in all bedrooms.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms:
The split bedroom layout maximizes privacy for all of our guests, and provides a bathroom for each. Each bedroom accommodates two people comfortably, and all are decorated with an eclectic mix of artwork from our travels. All 3 bathrooms are newly appointed with stone, glass, tiles and high-end fixtures.
- The master suite (the Blue Room) has an en suite bathroom which includes a built-in fireplace and a jacuzzi tub.
- The second bedroom (the Red Room) has a private bath and queen size bed, all in a distinctive classic design.
- The third bedroom (the Brown Room) has a full bed and large desk and utilizes the shared full bath. This room doubles as an in-home office with a wall of bookshelves and lighted art displays. There is direct access to a wonderful private garden and patio with hot the tub.

Living Room:
Designed with comfort, relaxation, and entertainment in mind. The living room includes all of the following modern entertainment services:
- 55" plasma TV
- Surround sound stereo system
- Wifi for entire house
- Wrap-around leather sofa seating 4-5
- Leather recliner chair
- 2 comfortably upholstered single chairs
- Eclectic mix of paintings and sculptures
- Brazilian cherry flooring with area shag rug
- Fireplace

Kitchen & Butler's Pantry:
The kitchen has been fully updated and functions equally well for parties as for everyday cooking and dining. The Butler's pantry is fully equipped for parties and is a popular mixing and conversation area.
- All new cabinets in a classic style
- Quartz countertops
- Brazilian cherry flooring
- Eat-in table seating 8
- Steel appliances
- Pantry
- Coat & boot closet

Dining Room:
For more formal entertaining the dining room contains:
- 2 beautiful crystal chandeliers
- Antique walnut table with multiple leaves seating up to 12 comfortably
- Brazilian cherry flooring with area rug
- Paintings

Outside premises:
This 3/4 acre lot features a dozen full grown oak trees and full lawn with a privacy Privet hedge surround. Mature perennial gardens surround the house and flower at various times throughout the season. Fencing between the neighboring yards provides full privacy for our home.

The front patio includes:
- Cushioned seating for up to 12
- Glass-top table seats up to 8
- 3-burner barbecue with searing feature
- Outside heater lamp

The back patio features:
- Year round hot-tub set in Mahogany deck
- Old stone sitting patio with bench and chairs
- Private lawn and garden
- Privacy fencing

Saratoga and the surrounding area:
You will find all services in town including many restaurants and bars, shopping, museums, library, coffee shops. Nearby Saratoga State Park has championship and executive golfing, the wonderful Victoria swimming pool in the park was completely restored several years ago, has a restaurant and bar, and is a great place to spend an afternoon. The Roosevelt Spa, SPAC (Saratoga Performing Arts Center), and The Little Theatre are all convenient for evening entertainment.

Skidmore College and Empire State College bring plenty of vibrancy to the town, including many special musical events and art shows open to the public.

Nearby is outlet shopping in Manchester, Vt (1 hr), and hiking in the Adirondack high peaks region (2.5 hrs). Saratoga is less than an hour north of Albany, NY, with many cultural and entertainment events throughout the year.

Centrally located 1-1.5 hrs drive to skiing at Gore, Stratton, Bromley, West, and Willard Mountains. 30 mins to Lake George.

I like to talk personally before renting so please call me at the phone number on this listing before making any payments. Thank you very much. Please note, we only do weekly or longer rentals during the Track season.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Property is not child proofed so babies and older children are welcome. Please ask owners....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    well-trained, quiet, small dogs have been welcomed in the past...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Front and back decks fully furnished for seating and grilling. Large yard with privacy hedge and beautiful gardens all around. Private hot tub outside on back deck. Plenty of off-street parking, very easy walk to downtown and to racetrack....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    attach your iPhone to the entertainment system...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    full entertainment center with 50 inch plasma screen, TVs in each bedroom...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    4 televisions, one in living room and one in each bedroom...moreless

  • Video Library:

    netflix, hulu, itunes...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Separate lovely dining room set for 6 guests, can accommodate more....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    central air...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    The attached garage is used as a utility room to store bicycles, motorcycles, small cars, etc...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2)...moreless

  • Heating:

    hot air...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    room for 5 cars off-street, more available on the street in front of house....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    room for up to 5 cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    many local restaurants provide catering...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully updated large eat-in kitchen with quartz counters, stove, microwave, dishwasher, cooking tools, etc. Great place for preparing meals with multiple cooks....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Convection oven microwave....moreless

  • Oven:

    double oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Available if needed, to be replaced....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    Available for rent at the Kayak Shack on Saratoga Lake...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 large patios for entertaining and relaxing, day or night. Can accommodate up to 10 people comfortably....moreless

  • Golf:

    many courses nearby including Spa State Park Championship Course and Saratoga National...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rent at the Kayak Shack on Saratoga Lake...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful lawn with large oak trees. House is rimmed with lovely gardens....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Victoria Pool in Spa State Park, 3 miles away...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    located in a private garden off the back of the house...moreless

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Track Season
Jul 26 - Sep 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,500
Fall 2016
Sep 6 - Dec 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$600
$3,600
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$600
$3,600

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 3%

Notes:

The deposit will be refunded minus 10% fee if the property is re-rented for the same rental period or portion thereof. We will allow only small dogs on permission only. There will be an additional security deposit for a pet.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
many
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Saratoga National, Saratoga Spa
3 Miles
Nearest Train
AMTRAK at Saratoga Springs
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I87
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
many
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Killington, Stratton, Okemo, Gore, West
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Victoria Pool at Saratoga Spa State Park

Car: Not Necessary

Local thoroughbred and harness racetracks and casino in town along with a beautiful State Park w/swimming, tennis, golf and renowned performing arts center (SPAC). Two hour drive to the High Peaks region in the Adirondacks and 1 hour drive to outlet shopping in Manchester, Vt., 45 mins to Albany Capital area theatre and music venues.

Great walking in Saratoga Spa State Park or 1 block away in historic Congress Park. Weekly music and Shakespeare theatre during track season. Many options for gyms or outdoor activities. 3 miles to Saratoga Lake for swimming, boating, and waterskiing. Big box store shopping 5 mins drive to next exit on highway.

Many good restaurants and bars in town, many with music on weekends. Cuisines range from American and Italian to Thai, Indian, Chinese, Sushi, etc. There are over 50 restaurants in town and as many in the surrounding area within 10 miles.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Linda is a professional Industrial Designer and Dave is in Computer Management. We have lived in the area for over 20 years and know the town and surrounding areas quite well. We have also traveled extensively and know what to look for and offer in a nice upscale rental.

Why the Owner Chose Saratoga Springs, NY, USA:
We wanted to get out of the hubbub on NYC and be back near family. Saratoga is the ideal location because it is so beautiful here and there is so much to do. We fell in love with this house due to the unique architecture and the beautiful trees which will cast their spell on you as well.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Saratoga is well situated near outdoor recreation options in the Adirondacks and locally, and has all the services you may need. It has long been a haven for people retreating from the City during the hot summers, and still maintains its small town charm. People love the shopping and dining options as well as the nightlife downtown, just steps away from our home.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Beautiful Gothic Revival House built in 1856 and fully updated.

    Beautiful Gothic Revival House built in 1856 and fully updated.

  • Patio in the Summer

    Patio in the Summer

  • Living room with wrap-around couch and plenty of relaxed seating

    Living room with wrap-around couch and plenty of relaxed seating

  • Living room fireplace

    Living room fireplace

  • eat-in kitchen table holds 4-8, up to ten with extensions

    eat-in kitchen table holds 4-8, up to ten with extensions

  • Office nook and pantry/bar

    Office nook and pantry/bar

  • Dining room seats 6-10 comfortably, has held many more with table extended.

    Dining room seats 6-10 comfortably, has held many more with table extended.

  • Private Bath off back bedroom

    Private Bath off back bedroom

  • Side bedroom

    Side bedroom

  • Private hot tub deck and garden off side bedroom

    Private hot tub deck and garden off side bedroom

  • New snow on Park Place!

    New snow on Park Place!

  • Front patio with dining area and sitting area leading to living room

    Front patio with dining area and sitting area leading to living room

  • Doorway from living room to front patio

    Doorway from living room to front patio

  • Living room media center and location of WIFI base station

    Living room media center and location of WIFI base station

  • Kitchen, equipped for cooking & entertaining

    Kitchen, equipped for cooking & entertaining

  • Kitchen island area

    Kitchen island area

  • Pantry equipped as Bar for entertaining

    Pantry equipped as Bar for entertaining

  • Back bedroom with private bath

    Back bedroom with private bath

  • Side bedroom

    Side bedroom

  • Main bath, adjacent to side bedroom

    Main bath, adjacent to side bedroom

  • Largest bedroom, queen bed

    Largest bedroom, queen bed

  • Private Bath off large bedroom

    Private Bath off large bedroom

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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