Apple Cottage on Wolfe Spring Farm.(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Farmhouse
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Charming 1840 3BR, 3bath cottage with all new thoughtful amenties on 54 acres.
Originally built by a stonecutter in 1840, Apple Cottage, completely renovated in 2015, is a charming historic home in the orchard of a working organic farm. The farmers/ hosts like to provide you with farm fresh eggs and berries in season. Comfortable, thoughtful amenities include pillow top mattresses, smart TV, wireless, jet tub, floor heat in bathrooms, a boot room for skis and bikes which includes a laundry; Views from every window. Chef's kitchen with walk-through pantry to dining for 12, electric (no-fuss) fireplace in charming living room that opens onto enormous deck. 3 Suites each with a full bath and one with a luxurious jet tub. We love when our guests walk, snowshoe or cross country ski the farm trails and lanes.
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Member since: 2015
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 9
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9
- All Bedrooms have an en-suite bath. The Juliet suite has a sleeping room and a sitting room, all overlooking the orchard and the pasture from the juliet balconies. Queen beds are pillowtops with a down duvet.The daybeds have memory foam mattress. The Juliet suite has a daybed with a trundle in the sitting room which can be a single, two twins or a king (made up with a featherbed)...moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
A glance out the window gives yoU a view of the cliffs across the road or a five minute walk takes you to the sunset lean- to at the top of the knob. Or, ski, snowshoe or walk through solitary fields...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Chef friendly kitchen with open shelves and all stainless steel (appliances and counters). Walk through pantry stocked with staples. You are very likely to find farm fresh eggs and in-season produce....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Housekeeping $150
- Property Damage Protection $59
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. You choose between refundable damage deposit or damage insurance
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Sheffield is famous for open space and natural attractions. We are 4 miles from Bartholomew's Cobble, the state park with the most naturally diverse species. History buffs will enjoy the Colonel Ashley House, where the decline of slavery began. Your hosts at Wolfe Spring Farm know of all the best swimming holes, waterfalls and cultural attractions in the area.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: The Wolfe family has been farming in south Berkshire County since 1808 and on Wolfe Spring Farm since 2006. We are committed to stewarding the land and protecting the environment. We have raised four fabulous kids - a farmer, an electrician and two college students. We live in a solar-powered house behind the barns - close enough if you need us but out of sight.
Why the Owner Chose Sheffield, MA, USA:
Apple Cottage was built in 1840 by a local stonecutter who quarried marble nearby. (the fireplace mantel used to be part of the foundation). It has been owned by many local families. It is now protected by an Agricultural protection restriction. It is beautiful with great walks and views everywhere. Close enough to all the Berkshires has to offer but quiet and private.
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
This quiet well-appointed home sits at the entrance of a 54 acre farm on a country road. The original builder wisely situated it in the lee of a hill, so it is cool in summer (has air conditioning just in case) and sheltered from wind in the winter. It looks at the knoll to the north, the cliffs and a meadow to the east, orchard and pasture to the south and a sunset (from the deck or sunset deck) to the west. Rural and quiet, yet not far from anything and two hours from New York City.
- Primary: +1 4133294619 Please don't call after 9pm (we're farmers!) text!
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Looking at the grazing cows in the pasture from the front of apple cottage.
Empire Suite with coffee bar on right and daybed on left
Living room detail. Stained glass lamp made by local artisan and 1908 map
Sitting room of Juliet suite looking toward bedroom. Daybed has trundle
Jet tub and separate shower
Every bathroom equipped
Kitchen Detail - everything is easy to find in open shelving
The apple orchard outside the window
The entryway is full of farm artifacts
Empire Suite pillowtop queen
Empire Suite Bath
Fireplace with marble mantel
Juliet Suite Bedroom
Juliet suite sitting room. Or, the daybed can be a king or two singles
Juliet bathroom showing double sink and jet tub
The Baldwin Suite
Chef's kitchen with 6 burner gas stove and convection oven
Behind the fridge is a stocked walk-through pantry
Cool details everywhere
Apple Cottage on the farm lane at Wolfe Spring Farm
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017
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