These homes are rented separately or together as a whole property in order to accommodate larger parties. They are available for short-term or long-term rentals. Minimum rental rates do apply. The Estate Home comfortably sleeps 14 guests before resorting to couches and futons, while the Farmhouse will sleep 16. We also have two full size cribs that can be set in & Both homes are fully furnished. Beautiful 100% cotton bed linens and towels are provided for our guest’s comfort. The kitchen is well stocked with tasteful place settings to accommodate multiple family dinners. Basic herbs, spices, and condiments are provided, as well as pool towels, and swim toys. Multiple families are welcome. This is a very special luxury rental where we have anticipated and taken care of most of the hassles that tag along with renting a private home. Our goal is to provide your friends and family an atmosphere of beauty and ease that lends itself to restoring balance and health to our everyday stresses.
The Property: The two homes are located within short walking proximity of the other and are separated by a shared, sweeping, circular driveway. There is a beautiful spring-fed pond that is very clean and excellent for swimming or fishing (catch and release only) and an adjacent screened-in gazebo, as well as hot and cold-water outdoor shower. There is a propane grill for outdoor grilling and seasonal use of the trampoline, a wood-stocked outdoor fire pit and a seasonal vegetable garden including a blueberries hedge! The winter offers a glorious back hill for sledding and ice on the pond for ice-skating. The grounds are beautifully maintained with gardens, woods and meadows along with expansive lawns. There is a 55 foot indoor swimming pool and hot tub which is available only to guests of the Estate house or groups that are renting the entire property; however, under certain circumstances the indoor pool may be negotiated for an additional fee to Farmhouse guests if the Estate house is not occupied during that time period.
The Estate House: This state-of-the-art modern home has polished, radiant-heated, walnut floors throughout with exposed metal girder beams, lath plaster, and mahogany screened windows that allow for spectacular views of the beautiful Haystack mountain state park the southern most Berkshire hill. The Boffi custom-built kitchen with indoor grill, six burner stove, double oven, two dishwashers, and abundant workspace is a cook’s dream. Appliances such as blenders, microwave, coffee maker, and cooking utensils are all provided. The Estate house boasts a full size, indoor pool with Jacuzzi. The pool is 55 feet long and 4 feet throughout and has a safety cover. Located next to the pool is the spa. There are 6 bedrooms in the Estate house. A king-size bedroom suite is located on the lower level. There are four more bedrooms on the second floor: one room with twin beds, perfectly suited for children, complete with toys and books. The three other bedrooms have full/queen beds and all have lovely views.
The farmhouse: The Farmhouse, over 200 years old, has been beautifully maintained and updated with a cook’s kitchen and central air conditioning. There is a six burner, industrial stove with double oven, griddle, and top browner. A pantry houses condiments and spices available for your use. Appliances include a microwave oven and coffee maker. There are wine glasses and place settings for 12. There is a television for DVD’s only; CD player and Ipod dock are all available to our guests. There is the master suite located on the ground floor. Upstairs there are four guest bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Two bedrooms have queen size beds, one full, and one twin. There is a finished “storybook” attic on the third floor with room for two sleepers this attic apartment is perfect for a babysitter, teenager(s), or couple who wants a bit more privacy. The dining room, which sits in the oldest part of the house, is stunning with wired candle sconces and a bay window, which reflects the beautiful evening light
Amenities: see also Gorgeous indoor swimming pool with hot tub Sauna and steam shower Work out / dance room with mirrors, barre, raised floor and juice bar Satellite TV Trampoline Pool table Sledding hill Swim / skate / fishing / pond. Sixteen-sided screened-in Gazebo with stone terrace and hot outdoor shower overlooking pond. Lovely established perennial borders Vegetable garden (seasonal) Blueberries (seasonal) Minutes from: Hiking, fishing, canoeing, tubing, skiing, Tanglewood, Jacob’s Pillow, Shakespeare and company, antiques, outlet stores, and Summer camps.