Country Retreat 12 Minutes to Center City Museums Festivals and Colleges

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Last updated: 08/31/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enchanted setting of antique Cotswold style homes. Beautiful landscaped grounds and perfect location, 12
minutes to Historic Center City, Museums, Live
Theater! 5 star restaurants, Sport
stadiums,Local and international festivals, and



Please Contact Owner- +1 610-506-0100 (DEAN)

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 3

    sleep sofa/futon...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    includes fireplace and patio off master bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    queen ...moreless

  • 2.5 baths..elegant designer plumbing fixtures ..frameless shower door .soaking tub /shower in master ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    with patio door to deck & garden...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    new bathroom with frameless door shower & vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    powder room...moreless

  • Towels and sheets available at extra cost .ask owner

Other Amenities

  • Great restaurants all within 3 mi and as close as 1/2 .casual to elegant 3 and 4 star... More than a dozen.. Center city is 12minute drive.. Historic Manayunk is 5 minutes and host to famous bike Marathon and The Wall...moreless



  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    2 Wood burning fireplaces: master & living room both very dramatic ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    fireplace with built ins, 8 ft glass doors to outdoor dining brick patio and stone fireplace...moreless

  • Parking:

    Yes ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Ask owner. ..yes extra ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Cleaning charge ..of 100$ to 150$ is added depending upon number of guests ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    French press decanter ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Available ask owner Place settings for up to six...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Commercial style Kitchen with stainless appliances with eat in breakfast area built in bench seat,.beam ceilings, etc. (see photo)...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Antique brick patios and walkways everywhere...moreless

  • Golf:

    Several within 4miles...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    beautiful landscape & gardens...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Wood fire place with grill...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Community pool available in neighborhood ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300 $350
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $125
  • Cleaning fee(4 guests) $150
  • Taxes Not included


Discounts available

Rates based on up to 5 guests

Please call me at 610 506 0100 to discuss the details of he pricing.

Available weekly , bi-weekly ,or monthly - Call for Rates

Available for Festivals - Call for Rates

Longer lease available at discount - Call for Rates

Must call owner for details.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 08/31/2016
Check availability
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates


10 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Necessary

Circa 1683. Charming 3 bed 3 bath. Historic country home .. close to Gladwyne Village .. Center City Philadelphia , Museums..Fairmont Park ....New updated .. commercial kitchen .patios .. Country road beautiful wooded setting and walking distance to river and great restaurants.


Owner info

About the owner: Prominent Local Design/Builder of high end custom homes

Why the Owner Chose Roxborough, Philadelphia, PA, USA:
Country Setting of European homes . Circa 1683 ..Unique ..enchanted ..12 minutes to Center City. RESTORED/NEW KITCHEN ..BATHS etc...CENTRAL A C ART and CULTURAL MUSEUMS ,LIVE THEATER, ,SPORT STADIUMS,etc. CLOSE BY

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Location on the Historic Main Line one mile from GLADWYNE VILLAGE..yet 12 minute drive to Center City Phila. Available for yearly lease furnished or unfurnished GREAT FOR FALL LEAF PEEPING !!

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Welcome to 'Spring House'

    Welcome to 'Spring House'

  • Kitchen with SS appliances

    Kitchen with SS appliances

  • laundry room (W/D)

    laundry room (W/D)

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • deck outside masterbath

    deck outside masterbath

  • rear yard with stone fireplace

    rear yard with stone fireplace



  • Master bedroom w/ fireplace

    Master bedroom w/ fireplace

  • LR with Brick Patios Beyond

    LR with Brick Patios Beyond

  • 3rd bedroom / den w TV

    3rd bedroom / den w TV

  • Foyer


  • LR fireplace

    LR fireplace

  • upstairs loft

    upstairs loft

  • Master Bedroom Fireplace

    Master Bedroom Fireplace

  • Master bath with sliding glass door

    Master bath with sliding glass door

  • Enchanted Backyard

    Enchanted Backyard

  • Front Entrance Yard and Patio

    Front Entrance Yard and Patio

  • circa 1683

    circa 1683

  • Dining Room( seats six)

    Dining Room( seats six)

  • LR With fireplace .. patio beyond for outside dining

    LR With fireplace .. patio beyond for outside dining

VRBO #471630

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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COUNTRY RETREAT 12 minutes to Center City museums festivals and Colleges

Philadelphia #471630

3 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 8

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