- 4 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
Description from the owner
Enjoy your vacation in a beautiful historic house located in the heart of the Berkshires. Located two and a quarter hours north of New York City, this circa-1770s center chimney colonial will charm and delight your family and guests. 88 acres of land with views of Mt. Washington and Mount Everett promises privacy, peace and quiet. Search 'Winter Berkshire Rental' on Vimeo to see a winter video of the house.
With 3100 sq. ft of wood floors and elegant decor, this spacious house was renovated with two additions: sunroom with master bedroom above, and the gourmet kitchen. The original portion of the house includes a den with fireplace, 4...Read more
Beautiful Berkshire House w/ Tennis
(Property location is approximate)
Additional Location Information
SKI RESORTS: For the winter ski season, the house has close proximity to two local family-friendly mountains. Catamount Ski Resort is just 6 miles away and Butternut is 12 miles away in Great Barrington. Jiminy Peak Ski Resort is a larger mountain with more advanced terrain and is 1 hour away.After your day on the hill, stop for dinner at the cozy Stagecoach Tavern, less than a mile from the house and serving wonderful farm-to-table cuisine.
HIKING: Race Brook Falls trailhead is a short walk down the dirt road where you'll discover a beautiful 3-tier waterfall It's not a stretch to say that "Hawaiian waterfall" comes to mind when you visit Race Brook during the summer months. With lush greenery created by waterfall mist, cascading water over rocks, wading pools, and peaceful surroundings, you can easily imagine yourself in a remote Hawaiian rain forest.
SWIMMING: A refreshing dip is a must for cooling off. Here are some ideas:
Green River Water Hole: amazing spot! (2.5 miles north from S. Egremont on Route 23)
Lake Mansfield: a 40 acre body of water less than a mile from downtown Great Barrington. The lake has historically been a site for recreation, social gatherings, and solitude. Generations of swimmers have enjoyed its cool waters. A small beach with lifeguard and roped off swimming area is great for families with children.
Last updated on July 29, 2014
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- Damage deposit | $500
- Pet | $150
- Cleaning fee | $150 per stay
- Fees for additional guests may apply.
Additional notes from the owner
*** We prefer to rent for the entire ski season. Rate includes utilities, firewood and snow-plowing and shoveling.
*** 3-night minimum required
*** A site fee will also be incurred for any event held on the property. Please inquire.
*** Holiday weeks and weekends are subject to higher rates.
***$150 Cleaning fee required on all rentals (higher fee for events).
- Housekeeping Optional
- Towels Provided
- Local Guides/Maps
- Ceiling Fans
- A/C or climate control
- Linens Provided
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Alarm Clock
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
- Mountain Views
- Paper Towels Provided
- Stove or Oven
- DVD Player
- Stereo or CD player
- Satellite or cable TV
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - ask
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - no
- 3100 square feet