Hancock Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description
5 bedroom suites ,2 bathrooms , sleeps up to 15 [2 full size sofa beds]
Set in the Upper Delaware region this former school house features 12 ft. high ceilings and large rooms restored and converted to create a unique home furnished in rustic shabby chic style perfect for a relaxing getaway or activity weekend in the country with a medium to large size group..Great location for a photography shoot or music video . Discounts available for smaller parties .The rental area is about 4000 sq ft on two floors,The top floor has two 650 sq/ft suites , bathroom kitchen kids room and lobby. There is a game room with pool table and also a music room with drum kit and amps downstairs which would be available for rehearsal or possible recording. Set on one acre with a large lawn area and bordered by 2 streams the house is only one half mile from the Delaware river and one mile from the town of Hancock where all shops and services are available There is a small caretakers room in the basement with separate entrance which is occasionally in use during the summer . All linen and towels are included as well as basic kitchen and bathroom supplies. Some cleaning surcharges and tax may apply
History: The Cadosia Schoolhouse is a three storey brick structure built in the 1920's, containing all the original woodwork. This was the second schoolhouse on this property, the first one was built in 1867. The garden has a fence around the front and north side and we are dog friendly.We have streams running on both our South and West sides, meeting in front of our SW corner and running half a mile down to the Delaware River where one can enjoy fishing, canoeing or kayaking and swimming all summer long.
Activities: .The Delaware River is famous for it fly fishing and we have had groups from as far away as Canada stay at the house We have a library of books and vinyl records, also Cd's and Cassette tapes. We are in a shallow valley, with nice hikes in the hills surrounding us. Wildlife is abundant in our area, which is famous for the eagles and hawks which nest nearby. . The Cannonsville reservoir has been opened to boaters and a permit is easily obtained on line for fishing or recreational boating
Area: The surrounding area is full of beautiful scenery and charmingly remote roads , cute little towns for antiquing and thrift shopping, golf courses and restaurants and other historic sites.
- Events Allowed
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- children welcome
- pets considered
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible