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Sparkling New Home in Quiet Setting Close to all Berkshire Attractions

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms (Sleeps 8+)

Amenities: 3200 square foot home, 4 bedrooms (King, Queen, Queen, and two twins), 4 full baths, sleeps 8+. Wifi, wii, Cable TV, local and domestic long distance calling, central AC, screened porch with seating, grll,, gas fireplace, outdoor fire pit, energy-efficient heating system, backyard sledding hill, heated two car garage, 2 bikes (sizes not guaranteed) views, close to all major Berkshire attractions! No smoking and no pets, please!

This fabulous, clean, and perfectly appointed 4+ bedroom home is everything the Berkshire renter is looking for: location, size, light, cleanliness, convenience, as well as fun touches! You are just minutes away from Ski Butternut, Great Barrington, Mahaiwe Theater, Restaurants, Tanglewood and so much more. In a quiet, private, Stockbridge setting, within walking distance to the golf course and Norman Rockwell Museum, you have this lovely newly-built 4 bedroom home. There are two heated garage bays with remote access entry and gear racks for your snow equipment.

Inside, the floor plan is open and full of light. The gleaning kitchen has a gas stove, new stainless freezer/ fridge with ice and filtered water, dishwasher, sinks with views of the yard and plenty of storage and counter space! The dining room seats 6-8 with four more seats available at the counter. The living room has a propane fireplace and comfy seating with the large sofa and two over-sized club chairs. There is a flat screen tv with cable and wii available for renters use! There is a ground floor master bedroom on this level with a queen bed and a full bathroom tub/shower combination. This ground floor also boasts a 2 car garage with direct entry into a well- designed boot room to house all of your Berkshire gear!

Upstairs you will find 3 additional bedrooms + bonus area. The master bedroom suite has a king bed, another flat screen tv, lounge area, and adjacent super lux bathroom with soaking tub, separate shower, double sinks, and a huge walk-in dressing room. This room might easily tuck a crib in if need be. Just outside the master you have a small upstairs office area for checking email. Down the hall you have two more guest bedrooms: one with two twin beds and the 3rd bathroom right next door with just a shower, and the other with a queen bed which then leads in to the "bonus" room. The bonus room is equipped with a full bathroom, a work out area, a small living room with another flat screened tv and a comfortable queen sized (pull out) sofa bed. You can also access this room directly from the garage.

Outside we are pleased to present our brand new screened porch with fire-pit and luxurious seating + propane grill! You will enjoy beautifully tended gardens for the 3 seasons and a fun sledding hill right out the back in winter. Two bikes ( sizing not guaranteed) are available for your enjoyment! This is a home not to be missed. Every attention has been seen to in order to assure your stay is memorable!

NO Smoking and please inquire about non-shedding docile pets

*Please note: VRBO automated nightly rates do NOT always reflect accurate pricing. Please inquire for accurate rates & minimum stays!

PAYMENT INFORMATION:

-E-check is our recommended payment method through VRBO as it has no processing fee.

-Credit Card Fee: Renter is responsible for any/all credit cards fees when renting directly through VRBO website. There is only a 3% transaction fee applied for each credit card transaction. In some instances, an additional 2% international surcharge may apply for credit cards issued outside of United States.

More Details

Property Manager
Claudia Laslie: Berkshire Rental Properties
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Claudia Laslie: Berkshire Rental Properties

Hello, I am Claudia Laslie, owner and founder of Berkshire Rental Properties, managing vacation rentals throughout the Southern Berkshires. I went through a big life change in 2003 and started renting out my own home to make some extra money. I realized I could help others do the same and starting my company in 2005. My role is to act as the liaison between the renter and the homeowner and there is no fee to the renter for my service! I look forward to working with you to help you find the perfect rental property that works well for your needs. I am also a licensed MA real estate broker with Barnbrook Realty, in Great Barrington, so I am happy to assist you with all of your real estate needs!

Claudia Laslie: Berkshire Rental Properties purchased this house in 2012

Why Claudia Laslie: Berkshire Rental Properties chose Berkshires

This property is fresh, well designed, and has the best homeowners ever! Their commitment to a top notch experience alongside the attention to detail in this brand new home is really wonderful!

What makes this house unique

BRAND NEW Screened porch added for spring 2017!!!

New, clean, fresh, fabulous quiet location while being close to all attractions makes this property really stand out!

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
bradley or Albany
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Vida, Stockbridge MA
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Stockbridge
Nearest Train
45 Miles
wassaic or Hudson
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Vida, Red Lion Inn - Stockbridge
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Ski Butternut
Car: necessary

Fabulous quiet location in central location close to golf, museums, restaurants, theater, and ski areas!

Amenities

Stockbridge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • master bath - toilet , tub , shower , double sinks and a walk-in dressing room
    main floor master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , accompanies the ground floor master bedroom
    Upstairs guest bath - toilet , shower , serves guest rooms 3 and 4
  • Two full baths upstairs with another full bath on ground floor makes this home very convenient!
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • master - 1 king , en suite with super lux master bath and dressing room
    ground floor master - 1 queen , with own full bath with tub/shower
    Guest room #4 - shares full bath with guest room #3
    guest room # 3 - 1 queen , shares full bath with guest room #4
    Bonus Room - 1 queen , foldout queen sofa bed!
  • main floor master on ground floor. Three additional bedrooms on the second floor
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
4

Lovely house, but watch out for costs

  • 4 of 5

The house was lovely: tidy and well organized. It looks just like the photo and worked very well for us. There were three bikes in the garage (but bring your own helmets) that was not listed but was a nice surprise. In addition, the house is located very near the Rockwell Museum and we walked there. Finally, we met one of the owners and she was very nice. Bring your own stuff if you plan on going to Tanglewood or other outdoor events - blankets to sit on, folding lawn chairs, printed tickets, the house has none of that. We had only one negative. I have deducted one star because of the payment system. The house is not cheap and on top of it, we were charged $105 from our deposit for "VRBO credit card charges". We also were charged $200 directly by VRBO. The added $300 was a lot of money. Airbnb is probably a better way to go.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Susan, Thank you for the feedback about Tangelwood chairs, etc. I will share with the owners, who always want to know how to make the house more functional. I have no control over the vrbo fee they apply to renters. Any time a credit card there are fees associated with using it. As a company working only on commission I am not be able to absorb those credit card fees. there are several options on how to book thru vrbo so I hope we can go over them more carefully in the future. This was the first season where this came into play so I hope to be more clear moving forward. Susan, you were a fabulous guest. Please feel free to contact me any time. :) Claudia Laslie Berkshire Rental Properties
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5

Really lovely house - worked perfectly for our family's vacation

  • 5 of 5

In general I'm hesitant to book a house rental based on internet pictures. But our family was nothing but pleased with the Linde House! The house is clean, spacious, comfortable, and the kitchen was better equipped than my kitchen at home! The outdoor space including the seating area was especially lovely. The house is very well located - a quick trip into Stockbridge, 5 minutes to Chesterwood, and 10-12 minutes to Tanglewood. Couldn't have asked for a better home base for out two week Berkshire family vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Robin, Thanks so much for your thoughtful response. Please contact me again -we would be very happy to have you back! :) Claudia Laslie Berkshire Rental Properties
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New Jersey
5

Summer vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our adventure began with looking on the internet and we found a lovely house-Linde House. Claudia Laslie from Berkshire Rental Property was very efficient and helpful at the same time. In preparation for the rental we went out and bought sheets and towels for our stay but was pleasantly surprised to find an immaculate, well appointed house so all of our purchases remained in the car. We found the home to be extremely comfortable and also enjoyed eating breakfast outside under the pergola. The beds, showers, kitchen, etc. were very comfortable.The owners were so nice and friendly and didn't even get upset when we locked ourselves out of the house and they came right over to let us in. They also left us bottles of water and a bottle of wine with appropriate Berkshire magazines to help us with our vacation plans. We hope to return to Linde House next summer. We would not hesitate to recommend this rental house!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Berkshire Enthusiast, Thank you for your wonderful review! Please contact me again - you aremost welcome to return. :)Claudia Laslie Berkshire Rental Properties
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Port Saint Lucie, FL
5

My Favorite Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

I love this property and try to stay here every time I visit the Berkshires. This house Is beautiful from the outside in, very tastefully decorated and the furniture is wonderfully paired for the rooms they are in. With the first floor hosting a bedroom with a full bath right next to it, it makes this house ideal to stay in even when traveling with someone that can't take a lot of stairs. Nestled in a quiet neighborhood with beautiful mountain views this home just automatically makes you feel welcome and like you belong. When planning a stay here all you need is your clothing and any personal affects you would need to keep yourself happy. The kitchen has full dining and cookware, a ping pong table for entertainment, a mini den with an elliptical and Xbox there's something for everyone. Even a wonderful hill in the backyard that will be perfect for sledding in the winter. This home is perfect for people that enjoy beautiful sights, and outdoor fun. My personal favorite room of the house is the master bedroom, the moutain views you get in this room are just amazing! The master bath is perfect as well hosting a large tub, and a full size shower, and yes a WALK IN closet, big enough to make any girls heart sing. There's plenty of attractions ranging from minutes to just over an hour away. There are Plenty of shopping and dining options in the area. This home is also located near three area ski resorts; Catamount, Butternut, and Bosque. In the summer months I know Catamount has an adventure course, plenty of areas for hiking and biking, tons of nearby streams for fishing (be sure to have a fishing license), even lush woods that would be great for hunting deer, and turkey. My only complaints when at this home are that I need to leave! The owners do a great job presenting the home and are very responsive to their guests. I hope anyone that stays here enjoys it as much as I do, I cannot wait until my next stay!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you SunNFun! Please come back and see us again soon! :) Claudia Laslie Berkshire Rental Properties
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Deposit $1,500

PAYMENT INFORMATION:
-E-check is our recommended payment method through VRBO as it has no processing fee.
-Credit Card Fee: Renter is responsible for any/all credit cards fees when renting directly through VRBO website. Credit card fees are 2.9% for cards issued in the United States and 4.9% for cards issued issues outside the us.

LEASE INFO: All renters will be required to sign a lease agreement specific to the property, outside of VRBO.

For more on credit card transaction fees: https://help.vrbo.com/articles/What-are-the-credit-card-transaction-fees-for-HomeAway-Payments

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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