Restored 1860s Hand-Hewn Barn, Luxury Retreat, Easy Walk to Douglas Beach(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Custom Post & Beam Design... all the Amenities... Come and Play!!!
This stunning 4 bedroom, 4 bath home (3 'en suite') sleeps 8 (ask about larger parties) and looks like it leapt right out of the pages of Architectural Digest. Custom throughout... it offers 3 story living, open floor plan, post and beam construction, in floor-radiant heat, gorgeous large living areas (both upper, and lower level-huge 'play room'), beautiful dining room, vaulted ceilings and spectacular views from every window.
Perfectly situated on a picturesque parcel nestled amongst the trees. The world is at your door... just minutes from the world famous Oval and Douglas Beaches, or, catch the chain ferry into downtown Saugatuck and explore...
Our homes' features include: 4 luxurious bedrooms ~ private suites on all 3 levels with gorgeous custom baths. Grand, yet natural and comfortable living and dining areas. A gourmet kitchen complete with soapstone counters, double farmhouse sinks, custom refrigerator, beautiful island with eating bar and any 'chefs' dream - a commercial Vulcan range. Large custom wood burning fireplace for cozy evenings.
The home offers a warm, yet open airy feeling... the feeling of nature and it's peacefulness surrounding you. Architecturally unique; with custom furnishings, an eclectic design and beautiful artwork.
Imagine being close to everything, all the action and excitement of our charming areas, or, the peacefulness and pleasure of a relaxing day at the beach then coming home to pure comfort..
It's the perfect vacation getaway whether you're a family seeking time away together, or a group of friends getting together for good food, and fun. We have it all. We invite you to contact us. Let us help you plan your ideal vacation.
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Member since: 2012
- 3 story
- 4400 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Private Chef
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- Every bedroom has it's own custom bath. True luxury...
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
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- Parking Off Street
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Deck / Patio:
Unique Raised Deck featuring Glass side rails. Lovely views in every direction. Great place to have your morning coffee, enjoy dinner-a glass of our local wine or just rest, relax and soak up the sun...moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 9 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100
- cleaning fee $225
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Cleaning, parties > 8 $250
- Cleaning, > 11 or w/pets $275
Rates are based on parties of 8 or less. There is a $100/person fee for numbers exceeding 8. (this may be negotiable/not apply, depending on numbers/ages of children vs adults)
We are pet friendly! An additional security deposit / cleaning fee applies depending on the pet, numbers of pets etc.
Standard Rate applies for all holidays.
50% Reservation Deposit - Due within 7 days of date of contact.
Remaining Balance: (including rental balance, cleaning fee & security deposit) - Due 60 days prior to check in.
Note: Security celerity will be cashed 30 days prior to your arrival date.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Beautiful Lake Michigan Shoreline and All it's Amenities. Sports: Golf, Tennis, Boating of every kind, Skiing, Hiking, Fishing and much more...
Country Eateries to Fine Dining. Shopping Galore. Art and Antiques, Historical Society. Winery and Garden Tours including the Spectacular Holland Tulip Festival.
Year Purchased: 2006
About: Unique, custom built cottage/home. Created from a civil war era barn originally located in Dewitt, MI. Recreated and handcrafted, every beam and board tell a story. Fabulous open floor plan, views in every direction and all the modern custom conveniences.
Why Saugatuck, MI, USA:
This home is unique in it's offering. A dream vacation spot for a family or several couples who'd just like to get away and pamper themselves and those they love. Make The Barn your destination... it offers the benefits of a beautiful, spacious, truly custom home with just about every amenity you could wish for, all for while being so close to the beach and all the action in Saugatuck/Douglas and surrounding communities. Great for a group of friends or larger family with a perfect location to take in all the fall colors and activities!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Custom built, unique architecture, loaded with amenities, tastefully decorated all set with beautiful landscaping tucked into it's natural surrounds atop a dune. You will feel like a king or queen in his castle overlooking your grounds and surveying the beauty around you. This home also features the unique benefit of being so close to ALL the major attractions in the area. Walk or bike to the beaches (Douglas & Oval), to Mt Baldy, the Historical museum or, to the chain ferry where you can hop on & ride over to Saugatuck... spend some time enjoying shopping, dining, art and history. Just minutes too from the charm and amenities of downtown Douglas... A must see!
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Beautiful 1860s Hand hewn barn... Come, Join us. Have the vacation of a lifetime
Custom chef's kitchen with double apron sinks, tons of prep area.
Gorgeous soapstone counters!
Beautiful 2nd sitting area in large open main level living area
Main bath (#4) creatures quality custom features, wonderful restored vintage tub
Bedroom#3, en-suite, full walk out lower level, Beautiful view full private bath
Recently updated to include a comfy couch and chair set on a lovely oriental rug
Privacy and beauty abound... A private paradise close to everything...
Gorgeous 'Lake Michigan Sunsets' easy walking distance...
The Barn. 1860s Hand hewn, post & beam. Open, inviting and natural.
Commercial cooking appliances
Lovely soapstone island offers wonderful work space and extra seating...
Fantastic structure - Open living post/beam offers spaciousness and beauty!
Come, Enjoy The Barn... a luxury retreat surrounded by natural beauty.
Full walkout lower level with 2nd spacious living area
Fabulous vaulted deck with glass railing overlooks the ravines below
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, May 26, 2017
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