The SpaceSituated on 10 beautiful acres with two ponds, a brook with a water hole, and views of the Green Mountains.
Inside, you will find a warm spacious atmosphere, where a large family or group will feel right at home surrounded by country style antiques and decorations. There are two separate sides of the house, so families can find as little or as much privacy as desired. The house has 13 rooms, 2 fully-eqiupped kitchens, a large dining room with 2 dining tables and a beautiful wood stove, 2 living rooms with 2 fireplaces, a family room complete with a tv and videos, a library/game/office room with wifi, books and games for all ages, 2 heated sun porches, a large screened-in porch where you can enjoy a family meal or quiet contemplation with the sounds of the brook behind, a deck, 5 bedrooms, and 2 full and 2 half bathrooms. The 5 bedrooms sleep 12 people, but there are 4 fold-out couches that sleep 7 people, and we can supply fold-out cots as needed.
Our home is a unique owner built 13 room country house including an attached three room separate apartment. Could be used as one single family home or rented separately. Both parts of the house are handicap accessible. The larger side includes a kitchen, living room with a fireplace, large dining room, large family room/first floor bedroom with satellite TV, small office, large sunny glass-enclosed front porch with fold-out couch, large screened-in back porch (with a fold-out couch in the summer) and deck with the peaceful sounds of a mountain brook, full handicapped bathroom with washer and dryer. The second floor has four bedrooms and a half bath with two sinks. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed and a Jacuzzi. The second and third bedrooms have full-sized beds. The fourth bedroom has two twin-sized beds. There are also two cots available.
The small portion of the house is on the first floor only and has a large kitchen/dining/living room with a fireplace and fold out couch, bedroom with a full-sized bed and a single bed, large sunny glass-enclosed heated porch with a fold out couch, and a full bathroom.
The first floor of the house with its bedroom is completely wheelchair/handicap accessible including a full bathroom with wheelchair accessible shower, toilet, sink and mirror.
Beautiful setting with mountain views, flowering perennials, and a swimming pond on partly wooded 10 acres. Borders a mountain brook that can be heard from the house.
Phone, cable TV, and wireless hi-speed internet included.
By the season, month, week or weekend as available. Please call the owners for rates and additional photos and information: (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)
Guest AccessOutside, you will be surrounded by the beautiful green mountains and the sound of the brook. In the winter you can enjoy cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, and children and the young at heart will enjoy our many sleds and toboggans. In the summer you can enjoy the pond with a canoe and tubes, the brick fireplace grill, jumping in the water hole, hiking, volleyball, badminton, and other games. And in the fall, children will enjoy picking apples in the yard and a world of incredible foliage abounds!
The Brook House is located between Killington, Sugarbush, Pico Mountain, Mad River Glen, and the Middlebury College Snow bowl. Step off our property and more adventures await you! Nothing beats the beautiful back roads and incredible vistas of the North Hollows for biking. The whole family will enjoy the thrill of tubing on the White River, perusing antique shops, the pick-your-own berry farm, and the golf course. The beautiful center of town is only two minutes away, with it's concerts on the Park, Chamber concerts, homey cafes, pubs, and shops, and The Huntington House Restaurant with it's gourmet dining. One mile to the center of Rochester, a beautiful country town. Views of the Green Mountains which are only minutes away.
Perfect for year-round adventure - summer vacation, fall foliage viewing or winter ski lodge. Centrally located between five ski areas: Killington, Pico Mountain Ski Area, Sugarbush, Mad River Glen, and Middlebury College Snow Bowl.
Walk to the top of Mount Cushman, mountain bike, golf, cross country ski, view fall foliage, or simply enjoy complete peace and tranquility. Interaction with GuestsWe take pride in the Brook House and helping our guests get the most enjoyment out of their time in Rochester. We almost always meet our guests upon their arrival, show the details of the house, and answer any questions they have about the house or the fun and interesting things to do in the area. We provide lots of information before the guests' arrival and are always available during their stay to answer questions. The NeighborhoodThe town of Rochester is a unique combination of a quintessential small Vermont town and a modern, progressive atmosphere. Getting AroundA car is essential although the rare, avid bicycle enthusiast might rise to the challenge of a rural town and nearby mountain roads. Other Things to NoteThe $300.00 per night rate is just a rough number. The rate depends on the number of guests, the length of stay and days of the week, holidays and season of the year. Please contact us for a rate quote. There is also a 9% tax.