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Newly Renovated Farmhouse With Hot Tub, Great Location & Views

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 278 m²
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (sleeps 8)

Whatever you want to do, this house has the ideal location, great light, comfort and scenic views. With a full renovation of this 1800s farmhouse and significant additions recently completed, the farmhouse provides country charm with comfortable 21st century living. Set at the edge of open fields, the house is close to town, shopping, the ski slopes, golf, the reservoir and mountains, the vonTrapp Lodge trails and amenities. There is something for everyone. An expansive new family room with a large stone fireplace and kitchen with all new appliances provide a wonderful gathering place for friends and families. If you want quiet or to work at your computer, you can retire to the study. Bedrooms and bathrooms are spread out in various parts of the house lending privacy for multiple families or age groups. A plunge in the hot tub awaits you right outside the back door as a perfect finale to a fun-filled day.


Owner
Betsy Longstreth
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2017

About Betsy Longstreth

My husband and I live in Philadelphia, PA. We have 3 children and 9 grandchildren. Our whole family loves the outdoors, so we gather here often and enjoy all that Stowe and this wonderful house provide.

Betsy Longstreth purchased this farmhouse in 2001

Why Betsy Longstreth chose Stowe

My brother who lives in Stowe picked this house out for us. He called me telling me he had found 'my house.' We had not been considering buying a second home - however, he knew he had me with the rural, cozy charm of the farmhouse with its perfect location. He knew another good thing. Owning his own construction company, he was responsible for all of the recent renovations and additions..... so I know the work was done well.

What makes this farmhouse unique

The house is an iconic part of Stowe - as you drive along Luce Hill Road and look across the fields--the house, the surrounding farm and the mountains and ski slopes in the background form a classic Vermont scene. The charm of the old and new wide-planked floors, the fireplace, the light-filled windows that look out to incredible views, and the simple yet comfortable country style living creates wonderful times for families and friends to enjoy. With its central location, all can head out in different directions whether to the bike path, the mountains, the spa, or town--all just minutes away.

Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Burlington International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Piecasso
Nearest Ferry
35 Miles
Lake Champlain
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Stowe Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Amtrak - Waterbury Station
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Route 89
Nearest Restaurant
1 Metres
Ten Acres Lodge
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Mount Mansfield Ski Area
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Reservoir
Car: necessary

Winter, Summer, Fall and Spring, scenic Stowe is a premier vacation locale for those who enjoy the outdoors and change of seasons with top-notch downhill & cross country skiing, biking, rivers and lakes for fishing & boating, mountains to view,hike and climb, antique shops to visit, a variety of fun restaurants and night life, and of course, Ben and Jerry's famous Ice Cream to see in the making.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Stowe, Vermont

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 278 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy Outlined in Rental Agreement
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • video player
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Great house, beautiful property in Stowe!

  • 5 of 5

House was perfect for my family and friends to spend a long weekend in Stowe Vermont to attend a wedding. The owner Betsy was very responsive and accommodating for our trip! The home is in great condition, spacious kitchen and bedrooms. Beautiful views from the property and close by to many attractions, restaraunts, shops, breweries, etc. Stowe has a lot to offer and the Farmhouse was perfect. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 11/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review!!
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5

Awesome home for a Stowe family getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for the Thanksgiving week/weekend and utterly enjoyed our stay. The house was well appointed and setup for our family of 5. The kitchen is well equipped to cook anything you may desire for a large group. Upon arrival, we found the house was very clean, and in very good condition. We loved the tasteful renovations which added an open concept kitchen/living room, but also kept the original house intact and full of Vermont farmhouse character. Betsy (owner) is very responsive to inquiries via email. The location is very convenient to all of Stowe, and less the 10 min to the ski slopes. If you are looking for a house that oozes "Vermont country home", then this is it! We will absolutely be renting this home again in the future. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 27/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love having great guests who enjoy the house as much as we do.
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5

Harvest moon at the Bouchard Farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

Sometimes in life you get lucky. And we hit the jackpot when we arrived at the Bouchard farmhouse Immaculat, elegant , cozy. Right out of HD TV ! Everything neatly placed in perfect order from silverware in the kitchen draws to the linens and towels in bedrooms & baths. And supplies were plentiful. The house was bigger than I thought providing enough space for a group of ten women from boston celebrating a birthday. The open floor plan was great The gorgeous stone fireplace was cozy and took the chill out. The hot tub Was a gift after hiking & biking all day.

We had front row seats taking in the Mountain View while sitting on the front porch The house is in a great spot. It’s close to everything We walked to dinner at bistro at ten acres. Delicious. I could go on & on. Loved it & will definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: 23/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely home in Stowe

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in Stowe and the Bouchard farmhouse was a wonderful home to come back to after a day of hiking or biking. Clean, comfortable, and amazingly cozy. Beautifully decorated. Perfect for 4 couples to enjoy time together on a beautiful setting.

  • Review Submitted: 15/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love having guests that appreciate the house and all the activities Stowe offers. Thanks for your complimentary comments.
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5

Beautiful farmhouse, close to everything we wanted to do

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay, the house was perfect for our large extended family group.

  • Review Submitted: 30/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this review! We loved having you. Best, Betsy
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5

Great location for Vermont adventures

  • 5 of 5

House served as a perfect location for our needs. Close to the bike path into the shops/restaurants on Mountain Rd, minutes from downtown Stowe in one direction and Stowe Mountain, Smuggles Notch and all that area has to offer in the other. 45 minutes to Burlington and Shelburne and less than a mile to the Alchemist (for craft beer fans!). There were a couple of issues that came up, all out of the owner's control, but she was very quick to respond and do right by us despite being overseas and they were relatively minor things in what was otherwise a great house.

  • Review Submitted: 04/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Stowe, Vermont

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Ski Season
20 Dec 2017 - 2 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$860
AU$3,970
AU$7,278
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
AU$728
AU$3,176
AU$6,351
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection AU$78.07
Tax Rate 10.0%

Bouchard Farmhouse – Property # 3007891

Cancellation Policy: If Guest wishes to cancel his/her reservation, the deposit will be refunded as follows:

75% if cancelled 90 or more days prior to the Check-in Date
50% if cancelled between 30 and 89 days prior to the Check-in Date
0% if cancelled between 0 and 29 days prior to the Check-in Date

Rates are subject to change until confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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