A majestic estate echoing the era of industrial wealth. Minutes from Lake Dunmore, The Long Trail, Brandon, and Middlebury College. Biking, hiking, hunting, fishing and watersports. Modern amenities with old world Vermont country charm.
Five Bedrooms: 2 Queen Beds, 1 King Bed, 3 Twin Beds and one full. Bedding provided. Large Master Bedroom with private handicapped accessible shower/bath. Two more bathrooms, 1 with shower, one with claw foot tub and shower. Large common areas including Game Room with Smart TV. Wireless Internet access through out home. Modern Kitchen with dishwasher, microwave and extra cold food storage. All kitchen items/needs supplied and dining service for 10-12. Large Dining area to seat 10 indoors and large screened in back porch for dining. Ample lawn space, gardens and outdoor games provided. House is primarily stone and stays very cool in the summer months and very warm in the fall and winter months. Fans provided if needed.
* Game room is unavailable Oct 15 to May 15
Accès des voyageurs
Entire original mansion is available to guests. The rear portion of the house and barn are not. Guests are encouraged to explore the historic structures within walking distance of the property. The original Foundry is located across the road and is managed by The Vermont Archaeology Society.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
The host is available if needed but does not live on the property.
The house is available for weddings and special events (there is a chapel across the street!) We are able to plan and coordinate any special event with class and economy. Planning includes event coordination, vendor contacts and day of management/décor set up. There is an on/off site caretaker and owner who will be accessible by guests if needed while renting. Please contact host to discuss larger events.
The area is alive with 100's of activities for larger groups, families and retreats. The house itself is a historical site built by ( ______ ) Add Link) and is minutes away by foot to one of Vermont's 7 Wonders of the state, (add link and name). Bike trails and Cylcle Routes abound throughout the area (add link) as well as hiking, fishing and hunting spots at the foot of Brandon and Goshen Gaps. Lake Dunmore (link) is minutes away, offering all water sports, a beautiful state park (Branbury Beach) with recreational beach/water access and snack bar. Short drive to Middlebury (link) and Brandon, (link) VT, both quaint towns offering local shopping, antiquing, dining and many cultural and historical sites, including Middlebury College.
Explore the ever growing Vermont local artisians gallerys, breweries, farms and award winning restaurants (link). A wonderful place to visit all seasons as the house is in the midst of the Green Mountain National Forest, 1 hour from Killington, Vermont and Lake Champlain.
We want all guests to enjoy themselves and have a memorable experience. Here are a few house rules that apply to guests.
1. No pets. No smoking.
2. Parties with more than the number of household guests must be cleared with caretaker.
3. Entire original mansion and grounds are available to guests. The rear portion and barn are not.
4. Guests should behave with utmost respect for historic building and as if this was their own home. Being mindful of the surrounding properties and neighbors is expected.
5. Check in is 4 pm. Check out is 11 am.
*Larger parties and private events (including weddings, graduations, birthdays etc) may be considered upon further investigation by caretaker/owner and will result in a separate agreement and payment plan.
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