Historic Essex Horse Farm

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Last updated: 06/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Farmhouse
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our big Loft apartment was newly built on top of one of our charming old Horse barns.It features a gourmet kitchen with big refridgerator, coffee maker, toaster, oven, dishwasher and a large bright and airy dining room with a large wooden table for 6.
From the dining room you walk up into a large living room with lots of light and windows facing our beautiful horse can stretch out and read on the comfortable large Restoration Hardware Couch or sit down in one of the comfy chairs and watch the Horses in their paddocks outside.
The bedroom features a 4 Poster King size bed and beautiful Ralph Lauren bedding .It has 2 spacious closets .
The entire apartment is furnished with a mixtures of designer pieces and charming local antiques .
Come watch our daily training or take a peak at the barns.
We import German Warmblood Horses and our Trainer at Emerald Hill Farm is the German Grand Prix rider Nikolaus von Gumppenberg. take off for countless activities that this area is famous for.
Crane Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches of new england and is open year round.
Salem , Gloucester and even Boston are just short drives away.
Enjoy the beauty of the North Shore countryside while being close to many exiting amenities .


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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 50%
Calendar last updated: 06/24/2016

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    walking distance to downtown Essex...moreless

  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming


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Last updated: 06/24/2016
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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Boston Logan Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
West Gloucester
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
RT 128
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tom Sheas
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Crane Beach

Car: Recommended

The charming town of Essex is sourrounded by marshes and only a short dribe from the beach.

Essex also calls itself the antique caotal of the US featuring countless Antique Stores .

There are endless possibilities for nature walks , Orchards, Farms to visit and many excellent Restaurants to pick from within 5 minutes driving distance.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: i grew up in Germany riding my entire life and fell in love with New England and especially Boston s North Shore travelling . So i combined my love for New England and Passion for Horses and bought a beautiful 1860 historic horse farm in the charming water front town of Essex.

Why the Owner Chose Essex, Essex, MA, USA:
Emerald Hill Farm combines old charme that you cant built new with the benefits of a recent 3 year remodeling process.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Staying on a historic farm with a newly remodeled loft apartment combines the charm of the old with the comfort of the new while getting a unique opportunity to stay at a special location .

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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 50%
Calendar last updated: 06/24/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, October 22, 2016

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