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Spacious 6 Bdrm Farmhouse in White Mt Ski & Recreation Area

People13
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse, 6 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 13)

Spacious, refurbished 6 bedroom farmhouse with a renovated, fully equipped country kitchen is perfect for families or friends. This unique home set on 4 acres is superbly located on a private road just off Rt 302, walking distance ( 1 mile) to town and a mere 15 minutes to Bretton Woods Ski Resort and the spectacular Omni Mount Washington Hotel. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, hiker, skier, mt biker, golfer, snowmobiler or the parents of young children, then this is the location for you!

The rambling nature of the house provides both privacy and large areas for meals or games in front of the fire. The flat, well maintained lawn is framed by woods and perennial flowers with lots of room for badminton, wifle ball or a game of Frisbee. The proximity to major ski resorts and countless tourist attractions make this the perfect place for every imaginable type of outdoor fun. If quiet is your quest, have your morning coffee or evening cocktails on the outdoor patio. The dark night sky offers incredible stargazing.

HOUSE FLOORPLAN

The 6 bedroom Maplewood Farmhouse is Ideal for two families with a maximum of 13 in total.

Ground Floor: the ground floor contains a mudroom/ entrance, and large, well equipped kitchen with a farmhouse style table that has room for everyone. Adjoining the kitchen is a room with a washer & dryer, space to store snow and ski boots and a drying rack to hang winter hats and gloves. The cozy family room contains a fireplace/woodstove and television, the playroom has a bumper pool table, television and toy kitchen for toddlers. There is a bathroom with shower on the ground floor as well.

Second floor over kitchen: above the kitchen area are two bedrooms one with 2 twin beds one with a twin and an antique 3/4 bed ( almost a double) and a charming pine bathroom with sink, toilet and tub. The rooms are accessed via stairs from the mudroom entrance.

“Main” Second Floor: is reached via a staircase from the ground floor. This floor contains 2 larger bedrooms ideal for the adults. The first contains a queen sized bed with head/footboard and ceiling fan. The second contains another queen sized bed plus a twin bed. This room is ideal for parents with a very young child that would like to be in the same room. In between the bedrooms is a full bath with shower/tub and a small vanity area.

Third Floor – the clubhouse – from the “Main second floor” a narrow, curvy staircase access the third floor. Adults will have to duck their heads on the way up. Kids will think its “totally cool.”

This floor contains two bedrooms, each with 2 twins and a ½ bath with sink and toilet. The third floor feels more like a kids clubhouse due to the access. This floor is best for children 7 and up. The stairs are not appropriate for small children.

Keywords: Ski House, Farmhouse, Mountain Home

More Details

Owner
Brenda
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2017

About Brenda

Owners resides in Farifield County CT. We are a family of 5 that enjoys year round outdoor sports and nature. We love to ski, hike, bike and host our friends at the farmhouse!

Brenda purchased this house in 1980

Why Brenda chose Bethlehem

My parents fell in love with the White mountains on their first prip to the area back in the 1970's and bought this house. The Magnificence of the White mountains including Mt. Washington and the spectacular Franconia and Crawford notches are captivating. The healthy environment with its unique mountain air currents make it heaven in the summer. The terrific snow accumulations and proximity to Major ski resorts make it ideal for our alpine and cross county loving ski family.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bethlehem in Grafton County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No wood stove fires day of departure clean fireplace, restock wood Follow garbage, recycle directions Food stays in the kitchen!
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ground Floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Second Floor, over kitchen
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Second (main) Floor
    Bathroom 1 - Third Floor
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Second floor over kitchen next too bathroom with tub
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Bedroom over Kitchen next to bathroom with tub
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Second Floor, across from full bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Second Floor adjoining full bath
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Third Floor, access to 1/2 bath. not for kids under 6 yrs
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , Third Floor, access to 1/2 bath, not for kids under 6 yrs
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Outdoor patio has a round, wood picnic table plus chairs and an outdoor fireplace for evening fires/roasting marshmallows. Yard has plenty of room for badminton, wiffle ball, soccer etc. Property is located on 4 acres on a a private drive off of Rt 302.

Reviews

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Spacious 6 Bdrm Farmhouse in White Mt Ski & Recreation Area
average rating of 4.804348 based on 46 reviews
5

Wonderful, Spacious Yet Cozy Home

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for our large extended family to spend a weekend vacation in the White Mountains! I highly recommend this house. Although it can accommodate a lot of people, it has a very cozy feeling. We loved sitting around the big kitchen table and roasting marshmallows in the firepit outside. The listing is accurate and the property is very clean and well-maintained. Brenda, the owner, was awesome. She even gave us some good tips for climbing Mt. Washington while we were there! The house is really close to all the things we were interested in doing - Cog Railway, Tuckerman's Ravine, Mt. Washington Hotel activities, shopping and restaurants. Thank you Brenda! We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Kerrie, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Great to hear that you and your group had an excellent stay and enjoyed the house. Our location in the White Mountains really is perfect no matter what season it is! As you note, it is In the heart of the White Mountains, near skiing/Snowboarding (Bretton Woods, Cannon, Loon, Wildcat, Attitash), Shops, and restaurants. In summer, a guest can enjoy 2 nearby lakes, golf courses outstanding hiking, canoeing /kayaking, and clean, well run, out of the ordinary theme parks for the kids ( Santa's Village, Clark's Trading Post), and more. The house's layout accommodates a large group while affording privacy. We look forward to having you back again in the future.
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5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here and would definitely come back. Cute house perfect for our large extended family. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect setup for a family reunion.

  • 4 of 5

It's a rustic house with many nooks and crannies but perfect for a family reunion. Everyone could find a place of their own. The kitchen was well stocked with everything needed to entertain. The outdoor patio with the fire pit was a real treat at night and on a cool afternoon. A perfect location in the central white mountains close to trails, restaurants and other activities

  • Review Submitted: 21-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments Janet! We hope you will return for another vacation in the future.
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5

Nice place! Perfect for family of 12!

  • 5 of 5

This place was so nice. Our family of 12 fit comfortably! It was the first time my family went away together and they absolutely enjoyed it! Brenda was extremely helpful and super friendly! We would definitely rent from them again!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Nahiomy, Thank you for your comments. Glad you had a great time. It is a wonderful property for a large family or 2 smaller families. That is one of the reasons that we many of our guest families end up making it an annual tradition in the summer , fall or winter. The excellent location also means easy access to endless activities. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.
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Spacious house on a quiet street

  • 4 of 5

My family of five, and our neighbors and their kids rented this house for a long weekend in mid-September. The house is located on a quiet dirt road with no through traffic. The house is an older home, but maintained, and there was ample space for the 9 of us. The third story has 4 bedrooms, but it is split such that only 2 are accessible from either set of stairs in the house. For us, this was ideal as the three older girls took one side of the 3rd floor, and the younger girls took the other. The large bedrooms are on the 2nd floor. There is also 2 areas to watch TV on the first floor which allowed the adults to have one area, and the children to occupy the other. The kitchen was large and able to accommodate all of us easily for meals. We enjoyed sitting outside at night and using the firepit. The property is situated in relatively close proximity to Santa's Village, Clark's Trading Post and Storyland. There is a decent restaurant down the street that is family friendly as well. I would recommend this house to large groups looking for a quiet weekend getaway.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear David, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments. The house is the original Maplewood farmhouse and it is an antique structure. It is typical of the rambling structure of farmhouses that expanded as families grew. Like you , this is one of the main characteristics of the house that we love. Namely its rambling nature that makes it fun and affords privacy and space. The easy access to theme parks, hiking , skiing golf and many other areas of interest make it an excellent location. The flat, open yard is suited to games and outdoor fun. As you point out, we work hard to keep the place clean and each year identify an improvement to be made. This year it is a new roof! We hope you will visit again in the future. Brenda
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Happy renter!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've rented at Brenda's home! It's a great escape in the white mountains and easy to get everywhere...conway, santas village, clarks, attitash, etc!! We made the rounds and love coming home to a quiet setting with a big ol fire pit to relax around with our family.

Our host is nothing but accommodating and easy to work with!

Thanks again for another stay!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Meagan, It was terrific to have you back for another family vacation. Yes, the location is convenient to all the White Mountain attractions you mentioned as well as lakes, rivers, golf courses and of course the amazing hiking trail network in Crawford and Franconia Notches. Next time you return I recommend you check out the summer Theatre in Whitefield or Lincoln as well! Thanks for your feedback. Brenda
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Location

Bretton Woods Ski Resort
"Across from the Famous Omni Mt. Washington Hotel. Bretton is super family friendly and the ..."
Story Land
"Wonderful, clean, small scale them park. Perfect for the 2-10 age group. picnic areas availa..."
Santa's Village
"One of our absolute Favorite places. Beautifully maintained, large variety of activities, Ma..."
Clark's Trading Post
"Incredibly Unique Family fun for ALL ages. Get up close to Adult and baby Black Bears in a g..."
Cannon Mountain
"For A challenging Hike, a ride on the Ariel Tramway or Bike ride in Summer or some close by ..."
Cold Mountain Cafe
"The café has a full bar, an exciting menu, local art work, good partnerships with neighborin..."
Colonial Theatre
"Wonderful old Theatre brings quality film and entertainment to Bethlehem. See the summer sch..."
Maplewood Golf Course
"18 hole course less than 1/2 mile from the house. On site dining available for lunch. "
Horse and Hound Inn
"the Horse & Hound opened in 1946 now fully restored to its classic New England style, the Ho..."
The Maia Papaya
"Offering Breakfast, Organic Vegetarian Lunch, Fresh Baked Goods, Espresso Bar, Smoothies, Te..."
Crawford Notch State Park
"One of the areas 3 majestic "Notches" Crawford boasts, rivers and lakes for swimming and fis..."
Franconia Notch State Park
""The Notch offers countless opportunities for adventure and awe inspiring vistas. Investigat..."
Echo Lake State Park
Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Main Street Bethlehem
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Maplwodd Farm Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I-93
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Main Street Bethlehem
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Bretton Woods Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Forest Lake State Park
Car: necessary

Bethlehem has an extensive Snow Mobile trails network.

Spectacular Mt Washington Auto Road and Mt Washington Cog Railroad

Franconia Notch State park ; The Flume gorge, the Basin and more. Crawford Notch

Scenic Kangamangus Highway, Conway Scenic railroad and Cafe Lafayette Dining car.

Polar caves geological maze.

Chutters Candy store - NH. Guiness Book of Records longest candy counter located 15 minutes away in Littleton, NH.

Clarks Trading Post - Home to Trained black Bear shows set in replica antique town. Mountain Washington Hotel and Spa located 15 minutes away - 18 hole championsip golf course and Full luxury day spa, horsebackriding.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £187.7

Rates include Cleaning upon departure.
Guests generally bring own linens for bed and bath. However, bed linens can be provided at request for a fee of $60 which covers all beds.
There are plenty of pillows and blankets.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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