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Couple(S) Perfect!! 2 Bed/Baths ; Central Ac; Firepl; Romantic "Ski Lodge" Feel

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Away From Traffic On Quiet Country Road BUT Close To J. Pillow, X-Co Ski, Hiking

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Last updated: 03/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

UPSCALE "SKI LODGE" FEEL; 2 BED/2 BATH; AC; 12 MIN.-J.PILLOW,MUSEUMS,LAKE,HIKES

SUPER COMFORTABLE, BEAUTIFULLY FURNISHED, MULTI-WINDOWED, CONTEMPORARY (w/ski lodge feel) "Post and Beam" home on two acres nestled in pristine woodlands on a quiet country road. Enjoy viewing the winter snowscape, colorful autumn leaves, and spring-summer flowers from every room and the back deck w/BBQ.

EASY ACCESS to: X-CO. SKI/Snow-Shoe Center, Downhill Ski Centers, Jacob's Pillow Dance Center, Children's Summer Camps (Greylock, Watito, others), Swimming-Kayak Lakes/ Tanglewood Music Center/ Becket Quarry Outdoor Museum & Hiking Trails, Norman Rockwell Museum and the many other cultural and outdoor attractions of the Berkshires (see details/distances below).

The home contains TWO SEPARATE BEDROOMS - each w/OWN BATHROOM. The HUGE master bedroom in the CATHEDRAL-CEILING LOFT features a KING-SIZE bed, en-suite bath (jetted tub), floor to ceiling windows, skylight, ceiling fan, TV/DVD sitting area, wall-to-wall carpet, walk-in closet. The main level second bedroom features a QUEEN-SIZE bed and en-suite bath. All linens are provided. The sunny, multiple-windowed CATHEDRAL-CEILING LIVING ROOM has an authentic brick wood-burning FIREPLACE and a 48" TV/DVD player. There is a fully-equipped MODERN KITCHEN, a quiet carpeted LOFT STUDY area, and a SEPARATE DINING ROOM -- all of which oversee woods and the spacious front yard (flowers in summertime). Wood floors add rustic appeal. There is also a REAR SUNDECK w/ BBQ and outdoor furniture set. In the summer, Central AC is available as needed. No smoking on premises.

INTERNET via your OWN HOT SPOT/cell phone (via Verizon and others). Connectivity is also available in our nearby newly renovated local library (12 minutes - open Tues, Wed., Thurs, Saturdays) and at the "Country"/General store (6 minutes). (Our Town is in process of acquiring fiber optic connectivity, but it is not here yet.)

NEARBY ATTRACTIONS include Canterbury Farm's Cross Country/Snow Shoe trails (12 Min.); the BECKET QUARRY "Outdoor Museum" /HIKING TRAILS(6 Min.); Downhill Ski Centers (Otis Ridge -15/ Butternut - 35/ Jiminy Peak - 50 minutes ); HIKING TRAILS close by: the AT, Becket Quarry; Basin Pond, and more; Museums - Norman Rockwell/ Edith Wharton's home "The Mount"/ Chesterwood/ Berkshire Museum (25-35 Min.); our nearby Becket "Country"/General Store (6 minutes -great breakfasts!); Lee Outlet Shopping (20 minutes); Restaurants (recommendation list provided); Antique Shops. SUMMERTIME: ALL OF ABOVE plus the Jacob's Pillow Dance Center (12 minutes); the Tanglewood Music Center (30 minutes); the Becket Arts Center (12 minutes); the Blandford Golf and Tennis Club (20 minutes); Shakespeare & Co./ Berkshire Theater Festival/ Chester Theater/ the Town Players of Pittsfield and other local community theaters(10-45 minutes).
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Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, jetted tub

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  • Master bathroom - jet tub/shower, large closet, full length stand alone mirror - en-suite Second bathroom - shower, etc. All linens provided ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Turn-key kitchen -- full walls of cabinets, granite counters, all dishes, silverware, pots, glassware (including wine glasses), wine rack, center island, towels. DVD player and a few DVDs, Two TVs, books, playing cards, Cribbage game, Croquet set. Berkshire Attractions Guide Book and brochures. NO smoking on premises (inside, on decks, on driveway, on lawns). ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Television:

    48" TV/ DVD player in Living Room; 18"' TV/ DVD player in Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Toys:

    Lego set for children, if requested. Croquet set, if requested....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    As needed...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Available to guests who stay more than two weeks. ...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood provided by owner....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    See photos...moreless

  • Parking:

    Driveway holds 2-3 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Available to guests who stay more than two weeks. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully Equipped (Mikasa dishes/Revere cookware/water and wine glasses/silverware/cooking and serving utensils/ microwave/coffee maker/tea pot/toaster/paper goods/iced tea pitcher set). Dishwasher...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Condiments/ Sugar/ Sweeteners/ Coffee/ Tea Bags/ Napkins/ Paper Plates. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large circular wood table w/ 4 matching chairs and pillows. NO SMOKING on DECK or elsewhere on premises. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Blandford Golf Course (20 minutes away by car)....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals from nearby rental company can be delivered to nearby Center Pond/ Lake....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    See Photos...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane Gas BBQ on back deck....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    X-CO Ski/Snow-shoe Center 12 minutes away by car. Downhill Centers 20-40 minutes away. ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Town Court 12 Minutes Away ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Easter
Apr 7 - Apr 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$160
$1,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2017
Jun 1 - Jul 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$170
$1,200 $4,100

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

July 4th Deal
Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2017
3 night min stay
$160

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Summer Rates
Jul 7 - Sep 10, 2017
2 night min stay
$170
$4,100

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$160

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Final Cleaning $120
  • Property Damage Protection $59

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Refund 100% within 60 days of cancellation; 50% within 30 days of cancellation. Pay a $59. Damage Protection fee. Cleaning fee is $120. Mud room and/or rear deck are available for outdoor gear/boots/shoes. Weekly light cleaning service will be provided at owner's expense for rentals longer than two weeks in length. Washer/dryer available for rentals of one and one half weeks or more. Children require approval by owner. Extra guests require approval by owner at added fee per night of $15.00. Check-in time is generally between 4 - 6 pm but we are flexible; Check-out by 11 am, but we are flexible. No Smoking on premises. Internet access (beyond using your own hot spot) is available at our local library,down the road, which has private work stations and comfortable couches. Nearby Country Store also has internet access.


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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Location

55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bradley at Hartford, Ct OR Albany, NY
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blandford, MA
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Pittsfield or Albany Amtrack
0.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 20
4 Miles
Nearest Ski
Canterbury Farms X-CO Ski Center; Butternut
2.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Center Pond

Car: Necessary

See Owner-provided suggestion/information sheet

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: We are retired professionals who discovered the Berkshires after our children had grown up in our previous home. The increased traffic and congested/"built-out" community there no longer suited us. So we moved to Becket! Love the small town ambiance/facilities AND access to all kinds of cultural events and offerings in the Berkshires. One of us totally enjoys outdoor activities in all the seasons and the other mostly enjoys playing tennis year round. We both enjoy the cultural offerings here. The fact that we never lack for company is certainly indicative of the popularity of Berkshire living!

Why the Owner Chose Becket, MA, USA:
Beautifully constructed and furnished house in quiet area. No traffic noise! Many windows! Rural ambiance yet close to theater, music venues, museums, sports venues all year round.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Fresh Country Air. Privacy. Spacious, yet Cozy. Bright and Sunny Year-round. In Summertime -- AC comfort available if needed. In Winter -- Enjoying romantic aura of the authentic wood-burning fireplace from the posh leather sofa.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

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Photos

  • Away From Traffic On Quiet Country Road BUT Close To J. Pillow, X-Co Ski, Hiking

    Away From Traffic On Quiet Country Road BUT Close To J. Pillow, X-Co Ski, Hiking

  • Back Deck w/ BBQ and Outdoor Furniture.

    Back Deck w/ BBQ and Outdoor Furniture.

  • Living Room (Queen Bedroom to Left)

    Living Room (Queen Bedroom to Left)

  • View of the Fireplace and TV from the Couch.

    View of the Fireplace and TV from the Couch.

  • Sitting Area with TV/DVD  in Loft Bedroom.

    Sitting Area with TV/DVD in Loft Bedroom.

  • Kitchen Island.

    Kitchen Island.

  • Pots/ Dishes/ Glassware/  Kitchen Tools Provided.

    Pots/ Dishes/ Glassware/ Kitchen Tools Provided.

  • Sunny Dining Room (View from Loft).

    Sunny Dining Room (View from Loft).

  • En-Suite Loft Bathroom off Loft Bedroom w/Jetted Tub/Shower (partially shown).

    En-Suite Loft Bathroom off Loft Bedroom w/Jetted Tub/Shower (partially shown).

  • Loft Bathroom w/Jet Tub/Shower

    Loft Bathroom w/Jet Tub/Shower

  • Enjoy the Seasonal Views (Winter Landscape Pics to be Posted Soon).

    Enjoy the Seasonal Views (Winter Landscape Pics to be Posted Soon).

  • Entrance To Our Multi-Windowed/ Sunshine Filled/ Nature-Views Home.

    Entrance To Our Multi-Windowed/ Sunshine Filled/ Nature-Views Home.

  • View of the Living Room from the Loft Level.

    View of the Living Room from the Loft Level.

  • Comfortable, Multi-Windowed LR w/Fireplace and 48" TV/DVD Player to the Right)

    Comfortable, Multi-Windowed LR w/Fireplace and 48" TV/DVD Player to the Right)

  • King-Size Bed in Huge Cathedral-Ceiling Loft Bedroom , plus TV-DVD Sitting Area

    King-Size Bed in Huge Cathedral-Ceiling Loft Bedroom , plus TV-DVD Sitting Area

  • Queen-Size Bed/  Bedroom on Main Level (w/ closet and en suite bathroom).

    Queen-Size Bed/ Bedroom on Main Level (w/ closet and en suite bathroom).

  • Modern, Fully Equipped Kitchen (Granite Island partially shown).

    Modern, Fully Equipped Kitchen (Granite Island partially shown).

  • View From Dining Room Into the Kitchen.

    View From Dining Room Into the Kitchen.

  • Stairway to Loft Level.(Living Room on Left).

    Stairway to Loft Level.(Living Room on Left).

  • Sink in Tiled Section In Loft Bathroom.

    Sink in Tiled Section In Loft Bathroom.

  • "Mud Room" Near Entrance used for Fireplace Logs/Coats/Boots/Shoes.

    "Mud Room" Near Entrance used for Fireplace Logs/Coats/Boots/Shoes.

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 18, 2017

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