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Grand Victorian Home, 15 minutes to Lake/Mount Sunapee, Sleeps up to 18 in beds

Bedrooms 8
Separate WCs1
Space 6,000 sq ft
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Minutes to Mountains and Lakes, 8 Bedrooms, 8 1/2 bathrooms, all linens supplied

Situated less than 15 minutes to Mount and Lake Sunapee, in the middle of 3 crystal clear lakes, this Grand Victorian home was fully restored and updated in 2014-2015. Built in 1897 as an Inn, this home has 8 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms, a gazebo porch, kitchen porch, 20 x 40 back deck, and picturesque grounds with annual and perennial gardens outdoor wood fire pit, and a wildlife pond. The property exudes the charm and character yet has been fully updated with satellite TV, sports packages, high speed internet, and a cell phone booster to keep you connected. The first floor has a large well appointed bedroom with a King Bed, Gas fireplace, and full bath with shower and soaking tub. The second floor has 5 individually appointed bedrooms, all with queen beds, private baths with hairdryers, and views of the grounds and pond. The two bedrooms on the third floor are perfect for teens, one with two twins, one with a queen and twin day bed and trundle, both with private baths and gas fireplaces. The foyer entry leads to a pocket door parlor with the original Victorian Rumford wood fireplace, comfortable furniture and entertainment center. The updated kitchen features new stainless steel appliances, including two 5 burner gas ranges with 2 ovens, griddle top, two full size sinks, dishwasher, and large French door refrigerator. The formal dining room with an Austrian crystal chandelier seats 6 and the adjoining sun room seats an additional 16. The sun room has a gas fireplace, and a 52 inch satellite TV, perfect for family movie night or game night. This is an ideal setting for weddings, rehearsal dinners, family reunions, multi-family adventures, or multi-couple getaways. We do allow events at our home on a case by case basis, and we will help with planning. We require a full week rental for all large events, or in some cases an event Fee.

Terry Torro
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

Why Terry Torro chose Bradford

Our home has been lovingly restored to meet all your current day needs while you soak in the charm and character of this historic inn. With so much common room area and and a private bath for each bedroom, you will have all privacy and gathering space you desire. You and your guests will marvel at the expansive grounds meticulously manicured with annuals, perennials, fruit trees, an outdoor fire pit and wildlife pond.

What makes this estate unique

Bradford is uniquely located for access to many of New Hampshire attractions and treasures. Only minutes from the highway, and on the way to Mount Sunapee and Lake Sunapee, the convenient location allows our guests to get the most out of their visit to New Hampshire. We are available for assistance during your stay, and can guide you to all you would like to see and do while you are enjoying our special and uniquely elegant property.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in Bradford in Merrimack County

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 24
  • Max. adults: 24
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 22 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Blue Room Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , cast iron claw foot tub
    Lavender Room Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Green Room Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Rose Room Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Gold Room Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Third Floor Front - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Third Floor Back - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    First Floor Powder Room - Toilet , with sink
    First Floor King - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24
  • Blue Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Lavender Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Green Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Rose Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Gold Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Third Floor Back - 2 Single Bed
    Third Floor Front - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed , child bed is trundle
    First Floor King - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , En Suite full bath, gas fireplace
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Grand Victorian Home, 15 minutes to Lake/Mount Sunapee, Sleeps up to 18 in beds
average rating of 4.96875 based on 32 reviews

Spacious, clean, convienent, relaxing. Great spot for group of cyclists looking to train.

  • 5 of 5

My group of 12 cyclists had the most enjoyable time staying here. There was plenty of room for all. The kitchen had everything one might need for cooking for a large party and we used the outdoor grill too. The owner of the property, Joe, was very accommodating and met us when we arrived. He even allowed us to put our 12 bikes in the attached barn/garage, which was most appreciated.

Let’s talk about the cycling. Tons of great, quiet roads around the house. We rode multiple routes ranging from 20-80 miles in all directions. You want dirt roads? Plenty of them. You want to climb? Tons of climbing. You want rolling terrain? That too. Not much flat stuff out there , but that was fine with us.

All in all, a great place to stay with friends or family. The grounds are well kept and it’s clear that Joe takes pride in maintaining his property. We’d definitely return in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great beautiful house.accomodating for a big gathering

  • 5 of 5

Joe was responsive to our questions and my family had a great time .well kept house.

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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a perfect house for a large family get together

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights for a ski weekend with our children and grandchildren (a total of 15 ranging from 7 months to 72 years old.) The house has lots of rooms and bathrooms so everyone had private space but there was also good space for large meals and for hanging around in the evenings. The kitchen is well equipped, including basic food items like flour, sugar, oil, spices, etc. Joe, who lives in a separate section of the house, is terrific. He is friendly, helpful (including making fires in the big fireplace) and a good advisor on local activities. This is an old fashioned house with modern computer and TV service. It's comfortable and was perfect for us.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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old charm, warm and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved the stay at this beautiful house. It has everything that you need for a short stay. The owner is very helpful at all times.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Picture perfect way to spend Christmas

  • 5 of 5

My extended family and I rented out the Bradford Village Inn over Christmas this year! We had a WONDERFUL experience. The home was so charming and the owner Joe was so accommodating. We had 11-13 people staying there through the majority of the trip, ranging from ages 6-70. Everyone felt right at home, and there was plenty of space for us all to be comfortable. The home was fully equipped for a large group such as us, and we never felt cramped. Joe made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. He even put up a Christmas tree for us to decorate (per request) and he ran out and picked up sleds for my kids to use after it snowed 10” on Christmas morning. We were treated like family and really enjoyed the personal touches provided for us! We chose this location because of its proximity to Mount Sunapee. We were only about 10-20 min from multiple ski resorts. We found plenty to do in the area, and truly enjoyed our Winter Wonderland setting for Christmas! Thanks Joe for creating an experience our family will remember for many years to come!!!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A beautiful and comfortable house with lots of space. Very welcoming and helpful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Manchester NH (MHT)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Contry Club of NH
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Interstate 89
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Lake Massasecum
Car: necessary

Our property is in a New England Village setting, with Mount Sunapee and Lake Sunapee less than 15 minutes, a grocery store and liquor store within 7 miles, and Dunkin Donuts and pizza shop within walking distance. Connect to walking trails, snow mobile trails, cross country skiing trails all from our home. Skate on our pond, enjoy the 3 acre grounds, or just relax on the Gazebo Porch or in front of the wood fire... we truly have it all and love to share it with our guests!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate in Bradford, Dartmouth - Lake Sunapee

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
30 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
Christmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter 2019
29 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2019
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Service Fee £56.94
Cleaning Fee £227.76
Pet Fee £37.96
Refundable Damage Deposit £759.2

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Damage Deposit is due 15 days prior to arrival. Please see rental agreement for additional terms.

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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