RUSTIC SECLUDED HILLTOP CARRIAGE HOUSE

David Hagerty or Louise Cadigan

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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RUSTIC SECLUDED HILLTOP CARRIAGE HOUSE

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3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 8

Beautifully furnished secluded hilltop Adirondack-style carriage house amidst 100 ft pines. 5 minutes (1 mile) from downtown Great Barrington, 20 minutes to Stockbridge, Lennox and Tanglewood, 1/4 mile to Green River, 1/2 mile to Appalachian Trail. Walking trail through woods on property. Sweeping views of meadow, mountains and lawn from wrap-around deck. Screened-in porch for bug-free summer dining. A 25x40 ft 'Great Room' perfect for entertaining and family gatherings. Air-conditioning. DSL hi-speed wireless, Satellite TV/DVD.Large stone fireplace.Antique furnishings and fixtures throughout. Pets welcome. This house and location is special.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Guestbook comments from the owner
My family and I stayed at this wonderful house for two weeks in August 2006. The house was in a perfect location for us -- very near Great Barrington and all its great restaurants and shops -- but far enough away to feel like we were way out in the country. Our boys and Black Lab particularly loved swimming in the Green River just down the road. And I spent many afternoons on the deck reading books and listening to music, enjoying the peace and quiet. We also got in several hikes, including Ice Glen, and visited Lenox and the Shaker Village. There are so many cultural and outdoor activities nearby and the weather happened to be almost perfect the whole time we were there. It was a great escape from the heat and humidity of Washington DC. The house is charming -- lots of light, comfortable furnishings, charming decor, and best of all, an enormous, airy, open great room that has windows on all 4 sides! Dave and Louise were there for our arrival and they helped us settle in by making sure we knew how to operate the TV, stereo, etc. They made us feel very at home right away! We have some lovely memories of our weeks there, and highly recommend it for anyone looking for a Berkshire-style vacation. We hope to return someday soon. Sally Baldwin and Desson ThomsonWashington DC
Sep 2006
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David Hagerty or Louise Cadigan

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 29 traveler reviews

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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
New York
5

GUESTBOOK COMMENT

We had a wonderful week at the Carriage House. The location is perfect. The house is very comfortable, especially the main room, and the large, well-f...
  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful week at the Carriage House. The location is perfect. The house is very comfortable, especially the main room, and the large, well-furnished deck is terrific--we ate many meals on the deck and spent a lot of time reading there as well. The wireless internet was a nice plus! Dave clearly cares very much his renters enjoy their stay.
  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2007
  • Stayed: Aug 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
5

LOVELY, RUSTIC RETREAT

  • 5 of 5
The location of this house is just terrific: it sits atop a hill in a secluded, wooded setting yet it's just a short drive into the center of Great Barrington. The house itself is spacious and nicely planned, so it will easily accomodate a family. It's also interesting architecturally. The overall feel is rustic Adirondack cabin (and be prepared for a few ants at your picnic) but that makes the surprisingly gracious and expansive living room/dining room at the heart of the house all the more dramatic. We enjoyed having happy hour on the screened porch and meeting the chipmunks for coffee in the morning on the open deck. But it was the greatroom with its high ceilings, exposed beams and built-in bookshelves that really gave the house special charm -- as did the fresh flowers and wine left by our very attentive hosts! Really, I should add that the home's owners are another big plus. They're wonderful to deal with. Friendly, responsive, and extremely well-organized. Moreover, because this is a home they still use themselves they leave the house stocked with an astoundingly complete array of household goods, from cookie sheets to laundry drying racks to silver cocktail shakers (all of which we took advantage of).
  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
Great Neck, NY
5

EXCELLENT HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at this house for the month of July, 2013. This house is just wonderful: breath-taking views from on top of a hill, spacious rooms a charming large living room and beautiful porches. Perhaps the best thing is the graciousness of the owners, who did everything they could to make us feel welcome. They are available for any problems and create a feeling that one is visiting at a friend's
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
4

SWELL PLACE TO VACATION!

  • 4 of 5
For the second year, this was a perfect spot. Rustic and secluded, as described, but just a few minutes from Great Barrington, which is a delightful and busy town. The restaurant scene seems to be heating up. It's easy to take advantage of Tanglewood, Jacob's Pillow and the many museums. Also nice to just sit on the porch and take advantage of the lovely home David and Louise have created.
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
New York
5

WONDERFUL HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
We love this house--and have stayed there three times. It is set in a way that makes you feel surrounded by woods, but you are only a very short drive to shops and town. The great room is both huge and cozy--our family loves it.
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
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Rustic Secluded Hilltop Carriage House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p100299
+1 617 424-1050
Great Barrington Berkshires
5

GREAT STAY

  • 5 of 5
My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay at this house. The main room is beautiful and has lots of light, plenty of seating areas. We spent a lot of time on the screened porch. The location is terrific - just minutes to Great Barrington for groceries, restaurants, movies, and more. But despite being close to GB, the property still has a sense of privacy. It's the last house on a private road, which was really nice. Just a very peaceful place, and the owners were a pleasure to deal with.
  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Albany Intl, Albany NY
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rte 23 and Rte 7
Car: necessary

Hiking on Appalachian Trail (1 mile from house), Golfing (2 miles), Down hill and Cross Country Skiing, Swimming (Green River), Gourmet Dining in Great Barrington, Theater, Music and Arts and Crafts Events.

Other Activities: Fine dining, music and art events, shopping all 1 mile from house

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Availability & Rates

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Great Barrington House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak
Aug 1 2014 - Jan 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
$8,000
 
 
Off Peak
Jan 4 2015 - May 28 2015
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,000
$7,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
$8,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $125
Notes $2000-2500
$2500/week Peak Rates (May 29 to January 2)
$2000/week Off Peak (January 3 to May 28)
Preference given to renters who rent for 2 or more weeks

Weekend rates $1000-1200

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Great Barrington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Coffee Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom Master - 1 queen
    Bedroom Guest - 1 queen
    Bedroom Guest - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master Bed Room with queen, Guest room with queen, second guest room with 2 twins and living room with queen pull out sofa
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Books
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • CD Player
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Barbecue
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 14 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • pond
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • waterfalls
  • coin laundry
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • sledding
  • outlet shopping
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • fitness center
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • ski privileges optional
  • swimming
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • golf privileges optional
  • golf
  • mountain climbing
  • water tubing
  • fishing
  • hunting
  • rafting
  • tennis
  • mountaineering
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • freshwater fishing
  • skiing
Notes:
2 queens, 2 twins, 1 sleeper sofa. Toaster; master bedroom air-conditioner, second bedroom air conditioner, DSL line, fax, DVD player; deck, Adirondack chairs & table.
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