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Large modern house with huge open great room and four large bedrooms with baths

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 4,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern 4200 square foot vacation home

Blueberry lodge was built as a family vacation home suited to social gatherings. The lodge is 4200 square feet, with four large bedrooms with en suite full baths on the ground floor and a 2100 square foot open great room on the second floor.

Designed by renowned architect Piet Van Dijk, this modern lodge is designed to comfortably accommodate the needs of different family arrangements while providing a gracious and convivial social space.

The master suite contains a king sized bed, a kitchenette, dressers and large closets and a large bathroom with a double shower and vanity.

The second bedroom has a king that can be converted into two twins and a full bath with large shower.

The third bedroom has a queen sized bed, a full sized fold out futon and a full bath with shower and tub.

The fourth bedroom has a king that can also be converted into two twins, a queen sized murphy bed and a full bath with shower.

The entry hall is large and open with plenty of winter clothing storage and a couch. There is also a large separate laundry room on this floor.

The ground floor is heated with radiant 'in floor' heating which is very comfortable in the cold weather months.

The great room has a cathedral ceiling and a monitor that adds light and regulates heat in the summer. It comprises a large open kitchen, a formal living area, a dining area, a full bar, a gaming area, a billiards table that doubles as a ping pong table and a media viewing area with an HD projection as well as traditional TV.

The lodge has DirecTV and high speed internet. There are also two wood burning stoves and a large exterior deck with a gas grill.

Renters will be able to use one bay of the separate three car garage.

Outside there is also a large slate tile patio under the deck, a wood storage shed and a covered entry way with a small patio.

There is a 'Boules' court and picnic table to one side of the house.

Blueberry Lodge is two miles from South Pond, a beautiful; mountain lake with public access and is 22 miles from Mount Snow, a 30 minute drive.

Finally, while Blueberry Lodge is deep in the mountains of southern Vermont on top of scenic Ames Hill, it is only twelve minutes from Interstate 91 in West Brattleboro Vermont so it is surprisingly convenient for visitors from the south.

More Details

Property Manager
John Glover
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About John Glover

The builder, Bill Glover, is a retired businessman who attended Yale right after world war two. His best high school friend is renowned architect Piet van Dijk. Piet and Bill have collaborated on all of Bill's houses since 1960 and Piet designed and Bill acted as general contractor for Blueberry Lodge.

John Glover purchased this house in 2000

Why John Glover chose Marlboro

I built the Lodge as a family gathering place. It is designed for easy access and accommodation for weary weekend travelers (bedrooms and storage downstairs) and communal dining and entertaining.

What makes this house unique

The house is unique due to its spectacular open plan great room. It is the ultimate family/friends gathering place with room for all sorts of vacation activities and past times, from quiet reading in the living area, to relaxing in front of an open fire to watching a movie on a projection TV.

Map

Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Brattleboro Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Brattleboro
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Interstate 91
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Many in Brattleboro
Nearest Ski
22 Miles
Mount Snow
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
South Pond
Car: necessary

Amenities

Marlboro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large bathroom with storage and a separate vanity.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Full bathroom with large shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Full bath with large shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full bathroom with tub/shower combination
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , En suite bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 murphy bed , En suite bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Has Kitchenette, large en suite bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , En suite bath
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • recreation center
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

Reviews

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Large modern house with huge open great room and four large bedrooms with baths
average rating of 4.969697 based on 33 reviews
5

Awesome place!

  • 5 of 5

Was great for our family retreat. Would rent again! Spent 5 nights. Very confortable.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This place is perfect for family getaways

  • 5 of 5

Every bedroom has its own bathroom away from the main part of the house. Very clean and accommodating. Would recommend this place

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Blueberry Lodge was perfect

  • 5 of 5

Blueberry Lodge could not have been more perfect for our family get-together, which included (with the owner's permission) a dinner for about 30 members of our extended family in addition to the 8 staying at the lodge. Everyone commented on the wonderful shared space upstairs and downstairs accommodations. After a buffet dinner laid out on the large island, the children played ping pong while the adults talked in small groups. The next day we had a lovely fire, did a puzzle on one of the tables and just enjoyed the space and being together. We could not have asked for or imagined a better house for our reunion. Thank you for everything!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, WA
5

Great getaway place!

  • 5 of 5

Blueberry Lodge has a nice cabin feel in the mountains. I love how each bedroom has a separate bathroom. The upstairs kitchen/entertainment area is huge and open with plenty of fun things to do. Pool table, ping pong, darts, foosball, big tv, fire place, nice outdoor porch. I'd go there again!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cincinnati, OH
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The Blueberry House was amazing. Tons to do. Close to town. Beautiful property. Thank you for sharing your home, John!!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Blueberry Lodge

  • 5 of 5

John & Cindy,

Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful home. Our group totally loved our accommodations. The kitchen was well stocked and totally loved the open floor, which allowed us to prepare our meals without feeling stuck in the kitchen. Loved the woodstoves on either end of the upstairs. The deck overlooking the backyard was lovely and we saw many shooting stars, which made the stay even more magical. Hopefully, our motorcycles were not to loud when we set off for our adventure of exploring routes 100, 30, and 7. Beautiful country and looking forward to coming back. Thank you, xxoo

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100
Property Damage Protection $99

A $100 cleaning charge will be added to each booking
4PM Check in and 11AM check out to allow for cleaning

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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