ELEGANCE & HISTORY AT THE WESTON HOUSE (IN THE COUNTRY BUT NEAR COLS, OH)

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Allison or Frank Stahl

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Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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ELEGANCE & HISTORY AT THE WESTON HOUSE (IN THE COUNTRY BUT NEAR COLS, OH)

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5 BR plus loft, 3 BA, price is 4-6 occupants, sleeps 13 (max)

Peaceful and quiet in a rural country setting, our 1833 log home has been restored and integrated with a new 2001 log home. The house is situated on 55 acres of rolling hill farm country and , conveniently located about 30 miles from Mount Vernon, Coshocton, Newark or Zanesville (65 mi NE of Columbus). Relax in the hot tub and watch the wild life, or sit on the porch or before a cozy, crackling fire in the fireplace. Abundant land to walk or ride horseback on. Horses are welcome (not provided).

Rustic charm and country elegance all in one place. Great for family reunions or gathering with friends. House offers washer, dryer and fully equipped, gorgeous country kitchen. Wonderful place to cook for the family. Satellite TV and wireless Internet. 2 1/2 miles off state highway, 1 mile of gravel road.

Property is managed for deer during hunting season, but lodging available and near Woodbury Nature Preserve (public hunting). Contact us for details.

The Surrounding Area: Set in the heart of Ohio farm country, the house sits on it's own farm. The area is rural, and scenery consists of rolling hills, woods, farms and farm land. We are about as far away from the hectic life as you can get in Ohio (although there are some wilder areas in southern Ohio). There are miles of gravel roads in the area with low traffic, suitable for biking, walking or horseback riding.

The owners live within 1.5 miles and encourage guests to enjoy the farm sights at both locations. Our amount of interaction with you is controlled by you. You can have the peace and quiet, or spend time working on the farm with us - it's up to you.

Come See What the Farm is All About: Our main farm is located within walking or riding distance, about 1.5 miles from the Weston House. We primary keep the stock at our farm, and are doing hay/corn on the Weston Farm. If you like animals, we'd be really happy to share some of our farming practices and let you visit with the animals. Spring time is the best time to see young animals especially the lambs. We are an authentic farming operation raising registered, grass fed Shorthorn cattle and Katahdin Sheep. We also have horses, chickens, dogs, and cats. Our farm operation focuses on management intensive grazing - or pasture rotations. We move stock approximately every 3 days. Typically we have around 25 cows and calves, and between 40 and 100 sheep. Stock is taken to market usually in the fall. Call for current farm activities.

Hunting Season: We are apaproximately 20 minutes drive from Woodbury Wildlife Preserve, a Public hunting area. We lease our farms during hunting season, and do not allow hunting on the premises. We have relationships with a couple of Outfitters in the area, and would be happy to refer you to them if you're interested in hunting in the area. Please call for details.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered

Allison or Frank Stahl

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My Ex-husband and I operate this vacation rental in rural, central Ohio. Our goal is to have a nice place for people to leave all the city hustle and bustle behind them, and enjoy the simpler life in the country. Frank still operates a working farm within walking distance of the Weston House, and I live nearby. We hope to expand our business someday to include multiple vacation rentals in the central Ohio area to allow me to stop working away from home, and just manage the rentals. Eventually, this will become a family business if our daughter chooses to join us.

Allison or Frank Stahl purchased this farmhouse in 2005

I fell in love with the kitchen in this house when we saw it come up for sale. At the time, thinking Bed and Breakfast, I thought this house, with some minor modifications could be the perfect country B&B. Unfortunately, working away from home has limited my time, so we've chosen to operate it as a vacation rental, catering primarily to families and groups of friends that like cozy, unique stays.

The house sits on 55 acres of farm and pasture ground, which is ideal for nature walks and watching livestock and wildlife. The old cabin of the house adds charm and history to the new, elegant log home. It's a great get away for groups of people who may be family or just friends. Built as a family home, it is a wonderful place to spend a holiday, or even a short weekend and just relax in the simpler way of country living.

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Car: necessary

We are 60 miles NE of Columbus, in the SE corner of Knox County. Bladensburg is the closest town at about 4 miles (200 people, gas, convenience store, post office 43005 ). The area is primarily rural farm country. We are about 25 miles from each of the communities of Mount Vernon, Zanesville, Newark/Heath and Coshocton. Kenyon College is 20 miles NE of us.

From Columbus, (locate OH 161 east of down, outside of I-270 circle) take US Rte 62 exit NE toward Johnstown, continue approx. 35 miles to Martinsburg, Stay straight at the light onto OH Rte 541. Continue approx 5.5 miles, turn right on Van Winkle Rd, continue 1 mile, turn left on McKee Rd, continue 1 mile, house is on left.

From Cleveland, take I-77 South, proceed S. to US route 36 to Coshocton, continue approx 20 miles West of Coshocton. In New Castle take OH 206 S (left), continue approx 3.5 miles. Turn right on OH 541, continue 4.5 miles, turn left on Van Winkle Rd, cont 1 mile, left on McKee, one mile on left.

Other Activities: near hunting

Golf: There are several public golf courses within a reasonable 30 minute drive. The closest is Longaberger Golf course, about 20 minutes away, followed by Apple Valley Golf Course about 25 minutes away. Central Ohio Golf courses are reasonably priced. Please contact us if you'd like more golf information.

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Availability & Rates

Columbus Farmhouse Rental Rates

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$1,795
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25.00 + Tax
A deposit of $300.00 is required to reserve the house. The balance of your stay is due upon check in.

Rate estimate for a two night stay:
4 - 6 people - $600.00 plus tax
8 people - $700.00 plus tax
10 people - $800.00 plus tax
12 people - $900.00 plus tax
Tax Rate 9.75%
Notes Local county and state taxes added to the cost of the stay
Rates established by no. of people: 4-6 people $300.00/ night. Each additional person over 6 is $25.00/night. Children 5 and under $25. Discount given for more than 3 nights. Pets allowed with a $25.00 cleaning fee additional. Call for rates for 3 or fewer people, or for more details or for exact cost with tax.
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Amenities

Columbus Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • PC
  • Telescope
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Computer Available
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer ...
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , 2 toilets
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 2 bathrooms downstairs, 1 upstairs
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • 3 Bedrooms downstairs - 1 king, 1 bunk bed (2 twin), 1 full; 2 Bedrooms upstairs - 1 queen, 1 king and 1 twin, and a loft with a queen sofa bed; Rooms are spacious and have closets or dressers in each
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • forests
  • pond
  • autumn foliage
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • fishing
  • hunting
  • cycling
  • hunting big game
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Downstairs has 2 (4 inch high) steps, so is fairly accessible for handicapped. Doorways are narrow. Not suitable for a wheelchair. Pets allowed with one time $25.00 cleaning fee House has wireless Internet for laptops with WiFi wireless router. TV is satellite and has approximately 100 channels. ***Cell phone reception is limited*** a phone is provided for emergency, incoming, local and credit card calls.

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