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MOUNTAIN HOUSE WITH SPECTACULAR VIEWS

Patricia Evans

Advertiser since: 2009
Speaks: english
Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Patricia Evans

Advertiser since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2014
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MOUNTAIN HOUSE WITH SPECTACULAR VIEWS

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Jeffersonville House Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Den, Sleeps 15

WELCOME!

Mansfield House, a lovely and spacious mountain home, sits on 100+ acres of classic Vermont property. Located at the base of Mt. Mansfield and nearby Smugglers Notch, a vacation here is filled with a wide range of seasonal activities for the active and the relaxed.

BEDROOM HIGHLIGHTS

There are two sleeping areas at opposite ends of the house. Two bedrooms (queen and king beds) are at the northern end of the house, with a shared bathroom featuring a field stone wall, tile, and walk-in shower. The southern end of the house features a bunkroom and queen bedroom with a shared bathroom featuring a Vermont slate floor, vessel sink, and tub/shower. Also at this end of the house is the Master bedroom with queen sleigh bed and a large en suite bathroom with walk-in shower and sweeping view of Mount Mansfield. There is also a twin bedroom, with an additional twin trundle, and a desk in the Airplane room at this end of the house. All the bedrooms have been recently renovated.

INTERIOR HIGHLIGHTS

The interior features cathedral ceilings, a large living room with field stone fireplace, and a field stone wall in the dining area, as well as wide oak and brick floors. Lovely views delight visitors from every window.

An open kitchen/dining area is at the center of the house. The 12-person birdseye maple dining room table has a sweeping view of Mt. Mansfield. This open area is wonderful for group cooking and socializing while enjoying the colors of a magnificent sunset.

There is a den off the kitchen with a second fireplace, sofa bed, and a second TV - nice for movies, cozy chats, or quiet reading. This space is also wonderful for children's movies, board games, or a quick escape from the bustle of the household.

We also take great pride in a very clean house - all the rooms are cleaned professionally using only all natural products.

OUTDOOR HIGHLIGHTS

The outdoor hot tub is available for soaking, while gazing up at Mt. Mansfield, or the stars.

A beautiful field above the pond is suitable for a large tent for hosting family reunions, small weddings, and other events.

The two acre swimming pond, sandy beach, beautifully landscaped lawns and gardens, and walking/XC skiing (or snowshoe) trails offer both activity and quiet, suitable for the energetic and the serene.

Looking for the country life and time with family or friends? You will love this setting.

Two very popular Vermont destinations are close:Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream Factory is 30 minutes away, and the Shelburne Museum, a large and fascinating 'living' museum is 45 minutes away. Lake Champlain, UVM, and St. Michaels College are all within easy reach. Hunting is possible in the area but not on the property please. Space for badminton, croquet, and soccer behind house, visible from kitchen and living room. Large swimming pond in front field.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Patricia Evans (Property Manager)
Advertiser since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2014

About Patricia Evans

Built in 1965, Mansfield House is owned by a large Vermont family that enjoys seasonal visits here for hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, and swimming. Our parents/grandparents designed and built the property, and as a result Mansfield House has the feel of a visit to a family home. Photos of the family decorate one long hallway, and the Airplane room hints of the adventurous aviation history of Granddad's days as a pilot. The gardens and clear view to the mountain still reflect the family's love of beautiful outdoor spaces.

Patricia Evans purchased this house in 1965

Guestbook comments from the manager

The place was great!Really happy with the house and it was plenty big for our group (we didn't even use one of the bedrooms).
Feb 2010
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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Reviews

4.8
based on 23 traveler reviews

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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.826087 based on 25 reviews
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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
Wellesley, MA
5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5
We had such a wonderful stay in the house. The house is very tastefully appointed and charming and very clean. It really didn't seem like a rental as it had all sort of nicknacks and books and cookbooks - as if someone really lives there. The kitchen had every sort of cooking utensil you could ever need and in fact it seemed like we were staying at a friend's house rather than a rental. It is located in a quiet lovely spot with mountain and meadow views. Everyone fell in love with the huge black lovable Newfoundland that welcomed us when we arrived. The house is great for two families. We had 4 adults, 2 small children and 6 older teenagers and had more than enough room. The house seems to have 3 sections: two bedrooms on the left side - one with a queen and one with a king - for the adults with a shared bath, which can be closed off from the living room for privacy (or to keep out the noise), a large kitchen and living room section with huge real fireplace, and then another bedroom section on the otherside of the house that sleeps 12 (4 bedrooms and a den with queen pullout couch) - perfect for all the kids to take over that part of the house. The kitchen setup was great for group cooking and chatting. We got all the kids making homemade pizzas around the large center island and they all had a ball. Even our teenagers absolutely loved the house and want to go back - especially for the hot tub and snow rolling at night! Patricia was also so helpful answering questions and even mailing back some shoes we had left there. We all hope to go back next year for a longer stay. Thank you for such a nice memory!
  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: This is in fact our very well-loved family home that our mom and dad designed and built. We want it to feel homey and comfortable, but uncluttered so renters have plenty of space. The kitchen is really good fun for group cooking, and the two separate sleeping areas are very well-suited to the needs of differing age groups. We are so grateful to have renters who treat our property with care and respect, and enjoy our property as their own home-away-from home.
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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
CT
5

30th birthday celebrations

  • 5 of 5
A group of ten friends decided we wanted to celebrate my 30th birthday in Vermont and found the perfect cabin for this occasion. The cabin is very spacious with lots of living space and bedrooms for everyone's privacy. It is rather rustic which adds to the experience. We spent the weekend there cooking big roast dinners as a group, toasting marshmallows on the fire, walking the trails and had a day out in Burlington. Perfect weekend, venue and surrounded by good friends.
  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
5

Best Vacation Ever!

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful time in Vermont! The house was perfect, very spacious! Back yard was nice, hot tub was great! Weather was nice! Area was beautiful!!

People are already taking about next year. We did not want to leave!!!

Thank you for opening your house to our families!
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed our house. The area is great for all ages; hiking, tennis, biking,and swimming in the pond in front of the house, as well as visits to the Ben & Jerry's factory, the Shelburne Museum, and shopping outlets and many restaurants in Burlington.
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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
Richmond, Vt
5

Girls weekend celebration of a bride-to-be!

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here in early May with a group of 10 women. Forgoing the typical bachelorette party, we celebrated our bride to be with a girls retreat at the Mansfield House. The house was unique and comfortable. The location was beautiful. We did a lot of cooking and the kitchen had everything we needed! Plenty of sleeping space for everyone! We enjoyed our time at the house as well as a yoga class with Penny Klein in nearby Essex and a wonderful dinner at The Kitchen Table. You can't go wrong at this lovely home!
  • Submitted: May 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
Boston,MA
5

Surprise Bday

  • 5 of 5
This home was huge and in an amazing location. The views from the home were breathe taking! It accommodated all of our needs from snow tubing, sleding, cooking, and relaxing! We had the pleasure of meeting the wonderful neighbor's dog, Amos AKA Bear. It was a perfect weekend in a perfect home.

Thank you!!
  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The views from the house are, indeed, stunning. Whether you are washing dishes and looking out to the Adirondack sunset to the west, or looking out the living room window towards the fields and pond, or sitting at the dining room table watching the mountain slowly grow pink, you will enjoy what you see. You may even see moose, deer, or a fox passing by. A walk into the woods behind the house is a birders delight as well. We are so glad that our renters appreciate the special combination of the beauty outside and the comfort inside.
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Mountain House with Spectacular Views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p352291
Jeffersonville Stowe Area
England
5

Family get together

  • 5 of 5
What a fabulous location for a family get together. Our family gathered from the UK, Sweden and US for a week at the end of July. Finding a place for 14 in a suitable location where we could run, hike, swim, cycle and canoe was not easy but Mansfield House ticked all those boxes as well as providing plenty of bedrooms, living space, a large well kept garden with wild areas and a swimming pond with beach. It is a comfortable house with a real homely feel. We felt privileged to be able to share this family home, the photographs, the books, games and a kitchen equipped like at home.

It was great that the kids could find plenty to do without us having to go out. A lot of time was spent down at the swimming pond, catching frogs and fish, canoeing round the island, building sandcastles as well as swimming. The hot tub, a luxury extra, was enjoyed by all. Days out included Burlington where we swam, canoed, paddle boarded and cycled before visiting the brew pub in the evening; hiking Mount Mansfield, cycling on the Stow cycle path and canoeing down the river.

It was good to meet Betsy when she called to fix a couple of minor problems before the next visitors arrived
  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Our parents built Mansfield House to accommodate their growing number of grandchildren and their love of getting all our family together comfortably. We have left the "hall of photos" as so many have told us how interesting they are - especially the photos of four generations wearing the hand-embroidered, family wedding dress. The house does have a special way of accommodating many generations of family activities as well. When the renters requested that I come and check a fuse, it was delightful to see everyone having such a good time!

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The town of Underhill is a relaxing setting for a quiet country vacation or a convenient location for access to skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, biking, swimming, as well as shopping, restaurants, and sightseeing. It can all be done from this spectacular location.

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Rates & Availability

From $775 Per night

Jeffersonville House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Reservation fee $75 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Security Deposit $400
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes $2800-$4200/wk US Dollars
$2800/week June-October;$8500/full summer months; $4200/week Nov.-March;
Fall weekends, Sept-October: $725/night;
During ski season:$775/night;
One cleaning per week included.;
Refundable security deposit:$600/weekend & $1000/week;
Plus Vermont Lodging tax of 9%;
NOT AVAILABLE CHRISTMAS WEEK through New Year's weekend;
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Amenities

Jeffersonville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
    Full 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 unique bathrooms each featuring something different: field stone wall, VT tumble slate floor, large walk-in closet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 3 twin/ single
  • * Double Bed: Double bottom bunk with twin top and twin trundle * Twin/Single Bed (3) : Triple twin bedroom (one is a trundle), plus the two twins in the bunk room. * Den: double pull-out
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
* Waterfront, not Lake/Oceanfront. Ask for details: There is a one acre pond for swimming and fly fishing, with a sandy beach. There are beautiful views to the pond from the living room, kitchen, and three of the bedrooms. * Mountain View: There are stunning views of Mt. Mansfield from two bedrooms, and State Park hiking trails (including the Long Trail) are 1.5 miles up the road. *About 2 miles from the property is a great country store in Underhill Center. It has an excellent deli featuring meats, fish, cheeses, sandwiches, and pizza. They have a very nice selection of wines, beer, bulk grains and herbs, some fresh vegetables, fruits, and bread, and other basics. They also rent snowshoes. *Minimum Age Limit for Renters: All ages of families welcome. Minimum age for Renters is 25.* *Pet Friendly: Well-behaved dogs allowed with guests staying 2 or more weeks.

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