HISTORIC LAKEFRONT HOME/RETREAT

Kevin Frank and Caryn McHose

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Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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HISTORIC LAKEFRONT HOME/RETREAT

Holderness House Rental Photos and Description

House, 6 Bedrooms + Detached Unit, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 13-18)

Historic family summer home built in 1918, on shore of an unusual quiet lake, in Holderness, NH. This home was the meeting place for anthropologists and psychologists, such as Rollo May, Margaret Mead, Gregory Bateson, Eric Ericson, Peter Blos, and Robert Lynd. Owner's family in residence since 1921. Private and peaceful setting.

House ideal for family reunions, gatherings, wedding party accommodations, etc. Large dining room, kitchen with two refrigerators and commercial six burner stove. Great room with ‘cathedral ceiling,’ fireplace, pump organ, piano, and overlook balcony. Porch overlooking lake was background for photos in books about Margaret Mead. House and lakefront were background for Life Magazine article in 1959.

Six bedrooms in house with total of 5 Queen Beds, and 5 Twin Beds. Caravan has an additional Queen Bed. Study by lake has two Twins that can be put together. Additional fee for additional guests past total of 14.

Tenting possible on large private island in lake owned by same owner.

Lakeside cabin and caravan both accommodate two persons.

5 acre lot wooded on both sides. Caretakers live on property in adjacent homes.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Kevin Frank and Caryn McHose

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Speaks english
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Sleeps18
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Holderness House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
July and August
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500.00
Deposit due when mailing signed reservation contract. 50% rental fee due 60 days prior to rental. Balance due 14 days prior to rental.
Tax Rate 9.0%
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Amenities

Holderness House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Broadband Access
  • Wood Stove
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • VCR
  • Pool Table
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • fishing
  • hiking
Notes:
kayaks, canoe, sunfish, rowboat, raft, separate gypsy caravan and lake side cabin
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