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Renovated 2 Bedroom Cottage With View Of The Roaring Branch From 2nd Floor

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom With River View

Well appointed 2 bedroom, 1 bath Cottage. Rooms painted warm French colors.

1st floor mudroom, washer & dryer, dishwasher, open kitchen & living room with high speed internet and direct TV.

2 bedrooms upstairs, Master with a King Bed, Guest room with a Queen Bed . View of beautiful gardens across the street and the Roaring Branch River

Let the sounds of the river sing you to sleep. Lots of yard space and charcoal grill. Medium outside wood fire pit. off street parking for 3 cars and more available if needed.

Weekly, Monthly and seasonal rates available.

Owner is across the street.

More Details

Michael Godjikian
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Michael Godjikian

Drove up the Kelley Stand and knew I had to live here. So we did!

The river is just so amazing so why even leave the Road.

Michael Godjikian purchased this house in 2007

Why Michael Godjikian chose Vermont

This home was our only neighbor so when it went for sale we had to buy it. Gardening and landscaping are our passion and it makes for a beautiful show April to October. We are surrounded by hundreds of sq miles of National forest. Great for hiking, walking and just getting back to nature.

What makes this house unique

You are in the beautiful VT wilderness yet 15 minuets to Manchester for outlet shopping or Bennington to the beautiful monument and pottery.

So, some like the wilderness and the others can go shopping. Everyone is happy!


Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Albany, NY
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Equnox Golf Club
Nearest Train
52 Miles
Rensselear / Albany, NY
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Chauncy's, Jonathan's Table
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Bromley MT
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Lake Shaftsbury, VT

Antiquing, hiking, exploring the Roaring Branch River

Covered Bridges

Saratoga Gaming and Raceway 1 hour

Beautiful view of garden across the street (seasonal)

1 mile from the VAST trails

Hildene Robert Todd Lincoln's home


Sunderland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Main floor
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Guest Bedroom
  • Master bedroom is very large with windows overlooking the river and gardens. Air Bed can be added for Children or additional Guests. Both bedrooms have widow air conditioners.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Bicycle and hike/walk right from the front door Close to historic Arlington, Battenkill River and the famous West Arlington Covered Bridge.


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Renovated 2 Bedroom Cottage With View Of The Roaring Branch From 2nd Floor
average rating of 4.974359 based on 39 reviews

beautiful cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We spent 5 nights here over the 4th of July weekend. The cottage is perfectly equipped with everything one could imagine to prepare meals and enjoy family time together. We used herbs from the garden in our meals cooked on the charcoal grill. The fire pit is in a great spot for evening star gazing. The hosts made us feel like super-welcome guests instead of just some random people renting the cottage. They provided helpful insight into local attractions like farm stands and favorite swimming locations. If we're ever back in southern Vermont we will surely stay in the Catamount Cottage again. Thank you Michael and Tim for a wonderful vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much!! You were great Guests as well. We would love to see you again. Winter is beautiful as well. Best, Michael & Tim
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Beautiful cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is the perfect place to stay in southern Vermont. Close to stores, shops in Manchester but not too close so you can really relax and get into the Vermont vibe!! Beautiful property with pretty flowers and nice areas outside to sit. Across the street from a river and the sound puts you right to sleep at night!! The hosts are across the street and so nice. The cottage is perfect!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An enchanting , restful abode

  • 5 of 5

Where to begin! Michael and Tim have created a comfortable, well equipped home away from home.The cottage is located within their beautiful gardens on the shore of a babbling brook. They are helpful and responsive to their renter's needs. I recommend this listing enthusiastically.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great cottage , everything makes feel you comfortable like at home

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage , everything makes feel you comfortable like at home

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy cabin perfect for a getaway

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent a long weekend with our two kids at this wonderful cottage and couldn't have been more pleased with our stay. Michael was a wonderful host and was available to us throughout our stay, in the event we needed anything. The cottage comes stocked with all the essentials and even a welcome basket with some much appreciated treats. The cottage had all the comforts of home. We look forward to staying again next summer!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming Mountain Cabin

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay! The attention to detail by the owners takes this rental to a different level than most .... great sheets, stocked kitchen, crystal clean windows. MIichael is a welcoming host. He provided lists of nearby restaurants and activities along with a basket of treats that were enjoyed by all! My kids loved swimming in the stream, and I enjoyed nearby shopping. The setting is absolutely beautiful, the gardens you overlook from master bedroom are stunning. We couldn't have felt more at home during our stay in Vermont!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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