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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:6
  • Property type:Estate
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Taggart House is an grand estate in the heart of The Berkshires. The property is a 5-minute walk to the center of Stockbridge, yet quietly situated on 3 manicured acres along the Housatonic River. The Taggart House was constructed in 1850 by noted Stockbridge resident Henry Dwight Sedgwick. Recently added to the National Register of Historic Places, the Taggart House combines fine 19th century architecture with luxurious comfort and modern amenities.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 9000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    High chair and crib are available....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • The Master Suite: 1 king

    Large full bathroom. Walk-in closet. Working fireplace...moreless

  • The Kids Bedroom: 2 double

    Built in closets and a small bathroom with tub....moreless

  • The Queen Bedroom: 1 queen

    Large full bathroom and closet. ...moreless

  • The Twin Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    Large full bathroom and closet....moreless

  • The King Bedroom: 1 king

    Large full bathroom and closet....moreless

  • The Armoire Bedroom: 1 king

    Large full bathroom and closet....moreless

  • All rooms and bathrooms were newly renovated and redecorated in Spring 2014. New photos coming soon. Baby crib provided....moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

  • The Master Suite Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    Large walk in closet as well....moreless

  • The Queen Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large closet as well....moreless

  • The Twin Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Claw tub. Large closet as well....moreless

  • The King Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large closet as well....moreless

  • The Armoire Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large closet as well....moreless

  • The Kids Bedroom Bathroom: toilet, tub

    ...moreless

  • All 6 bedrooms, listed above have there own bathrooms. All rooms and bathrooms were newly renovated and redecorated in Spring 2014. New photos coming soon. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Pool Table:

    There is a separate billiards room adjoining the Great Room (the living room)....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    2 large flat screen televisions available (the great room and the master suite). There is also a smaller flat screen tv in the eat-in kitchen....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Smart TVs/Netflix...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    The center of charming Stockbridge is one block away....moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    The Taggart House overlooks the Stockbridge Golf Course in the backyard....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    There are views of the Berkshire Mountains in the backyard....moreless

  • Village:

    The center of the charming Stockbridge is one block away....moreless

  • Water View:

    Overlooks the Housatonic River in the backyard....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    The house has 300 feet of frontage on the Housatonic River. There is river access for fishing, kayaking, or swimming....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The formal dining room seats 12, the eat-in breakfast room seats 8, and the eat-in sun porch seats 8. ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each room has a window air conditioner....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    There are 2 working gas fireplaces and 2 working wood-burning fireplaces on the first floor. There are 2 working wood-burning fireplaces on the second floor....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    The Great Room has exposed wood beams, a large working fireplace, an antique piano, and a game table....moreless

  • Parking:

    Outside parking for up to 10 cars....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free long-distance available....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    2 towels per room...moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Non-stick pots/pans, cooking items, blender, coffee maker, toaster, utensils, dishes, glasses, wineglasses, etc. All available for use with any rental....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large kitchen with separate eat-in area. High chair provided....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Two large 2-level Thermador ovens....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Large walk-in Butler's Pantry with wet bar area....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Sub-zero refrigerator....moreless

  • Stove:

    6-burner Thermador natrual gas stove top. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    Semi-private Stockbridge Golf Club is available and one block away....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available on request for a fee. Stand Up Paddle Boards available as well for a fee....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Butternut is 5 minutes away Catamount 15 minutes away....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public courts are across the street and down the street....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Available on request for a fee....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

$7,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000

Notes:

Rental booking contract required. Contact owner with questions.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Lion's Den
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Stockbridge Golf Club
33 Miles
Nearest Train
Hudson, NY Amtrak
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Massachusetts Turnpike (Interstate 90)
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Red Lion Inn
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Butternut
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Stockbridge Town Beach (Stockbridge Bowl)

Car: Recommended

The Taggart House, located in downtown Stockbridge, is the center of the southern Berkshires. The Taggart House is located on 3 manicured acres with 300 feet of frontage on the Housatonic River with water access for kayaking, fishing, or swimming. The Taggart House is 1 block to the Red Lion Inn and the Lion's Den Pub; a 1/2 mile to the Berkshire Theatre Festival; 2.4 miles to the Norman Rockwell Museum; 3 miles to Stockbridge Town Beach and Stockbridge Bowl; 4 miles to Tanglewood and Kripalu; 5 miles to Shakespeare & Co.; 6 miles to Butternut Ski Mountain and Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center; and 12 miles to Catamount Ski Mountain, Jacob's Pillow Dance, and The Colonial Theatre.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: Formerly an executive in the fashion industry in New York City, since 2011, I have owned and operated an outdoor sales agency. I sell kayaks, paddleboards, fashion apparel, outdoor apparel, and outdoor accessories to U.S. retailers.

Why the Owner Chose Stockbridge, MA, USA:
Having looked at over 80 properties for purchase in the Bershires, the Taggart House is truly unique. This property is perfectly situated within 15 minutes of all the amenities and attractions in the southern Berkshires. This fully restored Victorian estate is a 5 minute walk to the center of Stockbridge, yet quietly situated on 3 manicured acres along the Housatonic River.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
The Taggart House is the perfect home for entertaining. With six large bedroom suites, a large formal dining room, a billiards room, an eat-in kitchen, a cozy reading room, a huge family room, and an optional grand ballroom for events, the Taggart House is both hospitable and opulent.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

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Photos

  • The Taggart House

    The Taggart House

  • The Housatonic River from the backyard

    The Housatonic River from the backyard

  • The Ballroom (only included in rental for special occasions)

    The Ballroom (only included in rental for special occasions)

  • The Billiards Room

    The Billiards Room

  • The Living Room

    The Living Room

  • The Kitchen

    The Kitchen

  • The Landing

    The Landing

  • The Master Bedroom Bathroom

    The Master Bedroom Bathroom

  • The Armoire Bedroom Bathroom

    The Armoire Bedroom Bathroom

  • The Queen Bedroom

    The Queen Bedroom

  • The Kids Bedroom

    The Kids Bedroom

  • The Conservatory

    The Conservatory

  • The back of The Taggart House

    The back of The Taggart House

  • The Foyer

    The Foyer

  • The Great Room

    The Great Room

  • The Dining Room

    The Dining Room

  • The Butler's Pantry

    The Butler's Pantry

  • The Breakfast Room

    The Breakfast Room

  • The Master Bedroom

    The Master Bedroom

  • The Armoire Bedroom

    The Armoire Bedroom

  • The King Bedroom

    The King Bedroom

  • The Queen Bedroom Bathroom

    The Queen Bedroom Bathroom

  • The Twin Bedroom

    The Twin Bedroom

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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A Grand Estate in Historic Stockbridge

Stockbridge, MA, USA #568397

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