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Barnard Lodge: Restored and Expansive 1795 Cape Home -

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

6 bedrooms, 5 baths, sleeps 16

Huge lodge with lots of separate living spaces and bedrooms. Newly restored and expanded/furnished 1795 charming country Cape Home, 4000 sq ft. Designed for larger groups/ reunions or family vacations. With new WIFI. Limitless recreational options in Woodstock/ Barnard. Fabulous skiing and golf. 6 bedrooms, romantic 1st floor king w/ privt bath and wood beams, 4 queens, 2 w/ private baths, 2 w/ shared bath, and 20x28 dorm (4 beds) w/ privt bath. Total of 5 baths (3 new). Living room is 20x20, wood stove, exposed beams, cathedral ceiling, Pottery Barn furnished w/ 52 inch HD/sat TV/blu ray. Separate FR with 27 inch satellite and ping pong. 'Reading loft' above kitchen/dining room. Dining room w/ original wood beams seats 16, adjoining fully stocked cook's kitchen with stainless Miele/Subzero appliances. Large Ski/mudroom entry with storage. Apple orchard in back! 1 mile to Silver Lake and Barnard. 6 miles to Suicide Six ski area. 10 minutes to Woodstock golf. 30 minutes to Killington.


Owner
Kate Balaban
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2018

Amenities

Barnard House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 35
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • max occupancy 12 adults, 6 children. over 12 people $25 per person per night
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
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Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • 5 rooms with one king/queen and child beds, 1 room with 4 beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Local catering availble. Inner tubes (5) also come with rental for White River tubing activities.

Reviews

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Barnard Lodge: Restored and Expansive 1795 Cape Home -
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 19 reviews
4

Great amount of space for our large group!

  • 4 of 5

Kate’s home in Barnard worked out very well for a large group of old, dear friends in town for my wedding. The home is right next door to my in-laws’s, just up the road (or lovely trail) from Silver Lake, and on a most beautiful property so location was absolutely perfect. Our 12 guests all had plenty of space and we enjoyed cooking in the open kitchen which was equipped with everything we needed to make and serve big meals for the gang. An extra refrigerator in the garage also came in handy as did the inner tubes we found in there! Great for river trips and for lounging on the water at the lake.

We enjoyed the fire pit outside and used the grill a couple of times too! The home could definitely use a fresh coat of paint and after a very hot and humid week a couple of the rooms had a strong musty odor which meant some couples stayed in a larger shared room instead of in there own personal space. By the end of the week the mustiness had begun to subside. Hopefully this will be addressed by the owner since it was truly the only thing that was disappointing about the rental. Regardless, Kate’s caretaker/housekeeper, Deb was helpful, kind and communicative and all of my guests left satisfied and deeply happy to have been able to spend so much quality time together in such a beautiful locale. There has even been talk of returning next year if Kate and Deb will have us! ;-)

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
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New York
5

Unique house for great family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house for President's Day weekend and it was perfect for two families and our kids. The house has a classic Vermont feel, complete with two wood stoves for great fires, a nice kitchen and large table for family meals. Plus the kids loved the upstairs "bunk room". Also close to skiing at Suicide Six or Pico/Killington. We loved it!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Beltsville, MD
5

Our stay was quite relaxing! Away from it all surrounded with snow! A winter wonderland!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time at this lodge! There was plenty of wood supply to keep us warm while enjoying the fireplace as we play board games! The boys when skiing while others hang out around the house-sledding and playing! We really enjoyed our time together and the lodge was a quaint place to spend a great family time!! Thanks so much for everything including being so flexible with our check in and check out time!! The owner and caretaker were fabulous and considerate! Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

The house was great. It was perfect for us as we were a family of 12 with some little

ones who could all sleep in one room. Thanks for sharing your

house with us. Skiing was only 6 miles away.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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5

Perfect country getaway

  • 5 of 5

My VT getaway was with a few of my friends and the location and house did not let us down. More then enough space for us all to practice yoga in the morning and hang out in the evening. If the mosquito's cooperated, there was even a fire pit and chairs in the back yard. The house was clean, beds comfortable and was ready for our arrival. Check in/out was very easy. Woodstock only a few minutes away was a classically cute New England town! You must schedule a visit to Sugar Glider Kitchen if you come here with a group of girlfriends! We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Wonderful Mountain House

  • 5 of 5

The Balaban family house is a wonderful and magical place that is fully stocked and ready to host. The unique design creates space for folks to connect and the outdoor space is an great extension of the house. Would highly recommend it for anyone (and especially those that have a large number of people to sleep).

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
West Lebanon, NH
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Rte 89 and Royalton Turnpike
Car: necessary

2 miles to quaint Vermont village of Barnard, sitting on Silver Lake. State Park with facilities including beach, boat rentals and snack bar nearby. Cross country, snowshoe or hike to State park and Lake on well -marked 1 mile trail. Barnard General Store has great food including catering. 'Suicide Six Ski Area' is family oriented ski mountain, owned by Woodstock Inn just 8 minutes away. Woodstock is 14 minutes by car, with extensive recreational facilities open to public, including Robert Trent Jones golf course/ spa / indoor pool. Town of Woodstock has Billings Farm Museum and shops and restaurants. Only 30 minutes to Killington, largest ski mountain in the east with two great golf courses, Green Mountain Natl and Killington. 6 major ski resorts and 5 golf courses within 1 hr. White River is just 10 minutes away, providing tubing and fly fishing. Hanover New Hampshire and Dartmouth College 35 minutes, and only 10 minutes to Rte 89. On V.A.S.T. trail.

Other Activities: fly fishing, tubing, snowmobiling

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $265
Additional Guest Fee $50 per person per night

16 maximum, and $25 per person per night over 12 persons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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