HISTORIC HOME ON THE SHORES OF LAKE CHAMPLAIN

jennifer bright

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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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HISTORIC HOME ON THE SHORES OF LAKE CHAMPLAIN

Swanton House Rental Photos and Description

five bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, sleeps 15

Located on the shores of Lake Champlain, the house is a large, beautifully decorated historic home. There are three acres of expansive lawns with flower gardens and an organic vegetable patch. The 600 feet of private shoreline adjoin the Missiquoi National Wildlife Refuge and the deck and dock are great places to watch herons, near-by nesting osprey and the occasional bald eagle.

Nearly every room provides lovely views of the lake and the Green Mountain range. The kitchen has granite countertops and a four oven Aga cooker there is a teak table that seats 10. There is an additional pantry kitchen with a commercial dishwasher, electric oven and a second large refrigerator.

The 60 foot long screened-in porch has wicker furniture, a hammock and a dining table.

There are two living rooms, one with a wood burning fireplace, plenty of books and board games. The second is even larger and has a gas fireplace, baby grand piano and french doors leading to a open deck.

The south lawn is very flat and provides a perfect setting for tented events or a game of soccer.

An experienced catering staff is available if you would like meals provided.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

jennifer bright

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english, indonesian
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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Map

Nearest Airport
47 Miles
Burlington International
Nearest Ferry
31 Miles
Grand Isle Ferry to Plattsburg NY
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Rouses Point NY
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route 78
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Champlain country club
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Ransome bay
Car: necessary

The property is adjacent to the 6600 acre Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge where there are hiking trails, boating routes and the largest heron rockery in the eastern US.

We are only a few miles from the Canadian border and the wine and cheese trails of Quebec.

There are three golf courses within a short driving distance and 10 more within 35 miles.

There are a number of fine restaraunts within a 30 min drive--on both sides of the border

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Availability & Rates

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Swanton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
$500
$3,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning 100
Pet Fee 250
Property Damage Protection 49
Tax Rate 9.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Swanton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Mobile Phone
  • Backpack
  • Parking Off Street
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , steam shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , steam shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , steam shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , steam shower
  • Bathroom 1 : This en suite bath for master bedroom is a large, fully tiled space with wonderful views of the lake and the Green Mountains. Bathroom 2: An en suite bathroom with a view of Jay Peak and the lake Bathroom 3: En suite to bedroom three there is a large steam bath/shower in this bathroom Bathroom 4: This hallway bathroom is shared by the Twin bed room and Tower room. It is lined with cedar and has a tiled walk-in shower Bathroom 5: A half bath in the main entry Bathroom 6; A half bath also off the main entry
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , this child bed is a pack and play-can be moved to any room
  • Bedroom 1: The room is approximately 600 square feet with a balcony overlooking the lake. There is a beautiful view of the Green mountains. The room is located at the far end of the house and is accessed by its' own staircase and is very private. En suite bath Bedroom 2 A very large bedroom with windows on three sides and views of the lake, lawns and garden. There is a daybed that can be separated from the main bedroom by drawing a curtain at the end of the room. En suite bath Bedroom 3 Very comfortable room with lake views and en suite bath. Bedroom 4 Beautiful tower room with views to the west and the gardens. There is a single antique day bed. Bedroom 5 Twin bed room with lake views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Audio Tape Player
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Large Cooler
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Canoe
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • duty free shops
  • botanical garden
  • autumn foliage
  • restaurants
  • forests
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • photography
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • Babysitter
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • hunting
  • sound/bay fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • golf
  • cycling
Notes:
There a four oven Aga cooker in the main kitchen and a full sized electric oven in the pantry kitchen. There are full sized refrigerators in both the main kitchen and in the pantry kitchen. There is a large teak table in the kitchen that seats 10 and a table on screened porch that also seats 10. There are two living rooms--one with a wood burning fireplace and looks of books and the other a huge great room with a gas fireplace, baby grand piano and room to seat 45 or more. The house is set on three acres with 600 feet of private shoreline. There is a dock accessed by set a stairs a lake access for water craft via the adjoining private access area.
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