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centrally located, fully equipped family home

People6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,630 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

perfect for a short term job relocation or family vacation

This ranch style home is bright, cheery and immaculately clean. Located right in the middle of the state, a short drive from the beaches of Long Island Sound, the casinos, and halfway between Boston and NYC. Just minutes to I 91 and Rt 9. Open floor plan makes for easy living with a large kitchen; central island and attached family room. Park like yard and deck make outdoor entertaining easy. Three bedrooms on the main floor and a finished basement will accomodate 6-8 people. Located on a corner lot in a cul de sac in a lovely, safe neighborhood minutes from markets, drug stores and professional services. Central air, 2 zone heat, wood burning fireplace, jacuzzi tub, automatic garage doors to attached garage, fully furnished and equipped for your family to enjoy. Washer and dryer available on main floor for your convenience.


Owner
Patty
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Patty

My husband Chuck and I bought this house as a retirement home. We have 5 grown children and 10 grandchildren. The house is perfect for the 2 of us but expands to serve our large family when they come in from out of town. The finished basement room serves as another bedroom and sometimes, with air mattresses, is a dormitory/playroom for the kids.

Patty purchased this house in 2006

Why Patty chose Middletown

Our home is unique, even for this planned unit development, because it's the largest ranch in the neighborhood. With the cathedral ceilings and paladian windows, it seems even larger.

The location is perfect for anywhere you might want to go. Our family commuted here from NYC while our grandson was undergoing cancer treatments a few years ago. The house was a haven for them.

What makes this house unique

I fell in love with the light that fills this house from mornings in the eat in kitchen or out on the deck to afternoons in the living room as the sun sets. I love the convenience of being minutes away from drugstores, food stores \, restaurants and entertainment. There are many quaint little villages close by as well. Water features include the CT River and Long Island Sound. Our community has a 5 mile bike path safe and convenient for walking, jogging or biking.

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Bradley International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Bocci Grill
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Chester Ferry or Block Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Lyman Orchards in Middlefield
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Train to NYC or Boston from New Haven
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I 91
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Wooster Pizza
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Middlefield
Nearest Beach
35 Miles
Hammonasset State Park, Long Island sound
Car: recommended

Located in Middletown, near Wesleyan University and mid way between Hartford and New Haven. Just a short ride to the beautiful Long Island Sound and it's quaint charm. Gillette's castle, Old Mystic Village, The aquarium, Newport RI and within an hours drive to two major casinos. Shopping outlets less than 40 minutes away.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Middletown in Middlesex County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1630 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , there is room on the lower level for an air mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
We know thaat you will love Connecticut and all of the quaint little New England towns surrounding Middletown. Visit the town of Chester and ride the ferry boat to Gillette's Castle . Enjoy the shoreline towns of Old Saybrook and Old Lyme with their picturesque water views of Long Island Sound. Old Mystic Village and the boatyard are fascinating side trips as is the aquarium in Mystic. There are two casinos within an hour's drive of Middletown if gambling or night life is your cup of tea. Hartford and New Haven are only a half hour drive in either direction of centrally located Middletown and have museums, theatre and fine dining.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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centrally located, fully equipped family home
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
5

Great rental house in nice neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Just like staying in your best friend’s home. Well stocked house in great quiet neighborhood close to major highways. I really enjoyed the nearby pa ed walking trail along the river and the sunny back deck. Patty was very responsive to questions and suggestions. We will definitely stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Barb, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. You were a great guest. Most Sincerely, Patty
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4

Beautiful house with will kept yard, guite place to relax with an amazing deck.

  • 4 of 5

I only gave it a 4 star because there was a few things that didn't work apond arivel and there was no blender in the kitchen. Our stay in this house was wonderful, pieceful and would definitely stay again if we ever return. The owners are very nice and helpful, you can have total trust with them on making sure your stay is perfect. They leave out a folder on the counter with info of places to eat, shop and see. The beds were comfortable, the neighbors were friendly and the house is on a no outlet street, so there is no noise of traffic. After staying here, I will never stay in a hotel again, on more then a couple of nights. Many thanks to the owners , for our wonderful stay in your cozy home. Sincerely Brenda, Brad, Rita.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Easton, PA
5

Hartford Gem

  • 5 of 5

This house was in perfect proximity to downtown Hartford (20 minutes) and was incredibly appointed. The kitchen was so well stocked, you'll think you are at home. The layout is inviting and we spent our time in the kitchen and tv area, with a roaring fire. Added extras included a welcome basket and reading material. Patty wrote a book! If we ever head back to the Hartford area, this is our spot! Thanks for making our time super comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so pleased that our place met your needs and that you felt at home. That's my goal. We'd love to have you return. Sincerely, Patty
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Vero Beach FLorida
5

An outstanding experience at Patty's Middletown home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family converged at Patty's house from California, Florida, and Pennsylvania for a holiday celebration with our extended CT family. Party's house was perfect for us. It is large, bright and very comfortable. A perfect floor plan to allow both common socializing space and private living space. Everything we needed was right on hand. The location was great: close to the highway and several family friendly attractions (Dinosaur State Park, Kid City Museum, Elm Ridge Park, to name a few). Patty is an outstanding host. Her responses to inquiries were prompt and clearly communicated. I highly recommend Patty and her home to the reader.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this lovely review. I an so pleased and honored to be able to host your family for the holidays. Think about us the next time you gather in CT. We'd love to make our home your home away from home. Sincerely, Patty
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5

166 Rolling Green Review

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I recently spent 19 days at Patty's home in Middletown,Ct. It was our third stay at the house and, as were the other visits, super.

The house is centrally located and minutes from major highways. The neighbors are very friendly and helpful and the house fit our needs perfectly.

A great place to stay when in the Hartford area!! Paul & Nancy Cunningham

  • Review Submitted: 03-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always happy to have you spend time on Rolling Green. We want you to consider this your home away from home every year.
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5

The Best Compliment - We returned for a second extended stay.

  • 5 of 5

Patty and Chuck's home is ideal for us. It is close to family and friends and has all the amenities and is especially cozy. It is close to shops, good restaurants in Middletown, easy access to the Connecticut coastline, Hartford and the New England countryside. And as the ultimate compliment, as consummate international travelers for the past 3 years, we returned!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Middletown, Connecticut

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
autumn
31 Aug 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£775
for 7 nights
£3,078
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£774
for 7 nights
From
£100
£3,078
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £74.35

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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