The SpaceThis historic house is loaded with character inside and out. A destination in itself. Living Room has original spruce beams, fireplace & bake-oven; Screened porch and deck overlook the ponds and grounds. Barn has additional accommodations.
Bedrooms: 5+ Bedrooms, Sleeps 8-12
Master Bedroom: 1 double
Green Room: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single
Red Room: 2 twin/ single
Grandma's Room: 1 double
Small Bedroom: 1 queen
Loft/Play Room/Office: 2 twin/ singles
Barn Apt: 1 double, 1 sleeper sofa/futon
summer use only; additional fees apply.
Guest AccessSwimming pond on site, lake swimming and boating within walking distance.
Television, VCR Radio CD Player DVD Player
Satellite / Cable
Books, Games For Kids
Towels Provided, Heating, Activities Guide,
Water Cooler, Firewood, Fireplace,Telephone.
Linens Provided, Washing Machine, Clothes Dryer
Internet, Broadband Access, Wireless Internet
Fully Equipped Kitchen, Outdoor Grill, Beach Chairs, Beach Towels, Wood Deck, Screen Porch, Woods path to lake, Balcony
Dock Canoe, Rowboat on lake ; bicycles
Interaction with GuestsUsually our friendly caretaker Lisa checks in with guests, and she is close by if there are any questions or issues. The NeighborhoodThis property is wonderful for those who want to get away from it all. Peaceful, quiet, and private near the end of a dirt road. Nature abounds; plenty of outdoor activities possible in all seasons. The beautiful quaint town of Acworth with its historic Christopher Wren church, is minutes away.
Mt. Sunapee, Mt. Ascutney, and Okemo are 30 minutes away for downhill skiing. Golf in Newport, 20 minutes. St. Gaudens historic site nearby. Reconstructed Fort #4 offers historical reenactments and colonial-style Thanksgiving Dinner. Gourmet dining on Lake Sunapee, New London, Lebanon and Hanover. Hopkins Center and Dartmouth College 50 min. Horseback Riding and Blueberry Picking nearby, Bird Watching, Sledding, Walking, Antiquing.
Getting AroundCar is necessary. 2+ hours from Boston. Bus stations in New London, Claremont, or Lebanon. Nearest airport: Manchester. Other Things to NoteDiscounts for longer stays: $200/nite after first 2 nites; 3 nite minimum on holiday weekends. Higher rates in summer: $325/nite, $250 after 1st 2 nites, $1800 weekly. Rates may be negotiable for small parties and spring rentals. Barn suite available in summer, sleeps 2-4. $100/nite; $50 after 1st 2 nites. Dogs ok, $50 per dog per stay.