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'Glass Gable South' Beautiful Victorian Home

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Carlisle House Rental Photos and Description

5 bedrooms, 1full bathroom, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 9

Beautifully restored turn of the century Victorian, “Glass Gable”, is located six blocks from historical Carlisle’s town square. The interior of this well-preserved 100 year old home is light, friendly, and comfortable. Enjoy the ambiance provided by11 feet high ceilings accented with beautiful custom woodwork including inlaid hardwood floors, ceiling (crown) and floor moldings, pocket doors, and ornate staircase railings. The renovated kitchen provides newer appliances fully equipped with refrigerator with ice-maker, disposal, microwave, dishwasher, gas stove and electric oven. “Glass Gable” provides dishes, glassware and eating utensils in the kitchen... towels, linens and paper products for the bed and bathrooms and other items to make you feel at home. The large paver patio and garden area with a gas grill offer a relaxing retreat. Free wireless high speed internet is accessible throughout most of the property. Please feel free to call or email with any questions.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Diana Brown
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(47 traveler reviews)

'Glass Gable South' Beautiful Victorian Home
average rating of 4.9574466 based on 47 reviews
5

Perfect property

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Carlisle was absolutely wonderful and having Glass Gable South as our lodging was the icing on the cake! We were 2 families in town for Parents' Weekend at Dickinson College and it was great to have a house to bring our kids 'home' to, to cook meals and just hang out. The home is beautiful, with a good sized living room and a dining table that seated all of us with room to spare. The kitchen is very well-equipped, we made a couple of large meals and had every pot/pan/utensil we needed, plus plenty of dishes and glassware. The bedrooms are roomy and comfortable, and we all slept quite well every night we stayed. One thing that really impressed us was the cleanliness of the house...we live in a historic home and it can be a real challenge to keep things dust-free with older homes, this one was very clean and clearly very well cared for. The home is within walking distance of downtown Carlisle and Dickinson, so we were able to park the car if we weren't going on a day trip. Diana and her husband were the perfect hosts and it was a pleasure to chat with them and a couple of their adorable grandchildren when we were having our evening wine under the pergola in the backyard.

This is a great home, one we hope to come back to for future Dickinson events. Thanks, Diana!!

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very niceasy house to stay at.

  • 5 of 5

Nice house beautifully furnished. Much attention to detail. Great location.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The home is perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home and property. We had a full house between both houses and everyone loved the home. What a great place for a family reunion. Close to town and freeway. Comfortable. Wonderfully maintained. The house is intriguing and charming. I can not recommend it enough!! The owner is very kind and helpful.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely house, good location, had everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at this property for an extended weekend with family and friends for a golf weekend in Carlisle. There were 8 guys so we don't always prepare well for our golf weekends and Glass Gable South had everything that we needed (towels, bedding, paper products,...). We just had to show up. We walked to dinner locations, had easy access to highways to get to golf courses and loved the house. Plenty of room for all 8 of us. I will definitely come back next year for our golf weekend and highly recommend this house. I polled the group and everyone unanimously wanted to return. Loved it.

Greg

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had a wonderful stay at Glass Gable South.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Glass Gable South was perfect from start to finish. Diana met us upon arrival to see if we needed anything and to answer any questions we had. The house was very comfortable and accommodated our group of 9 perfectly. The kitchen was well appointed and ready for a dinner party with steaks on the grill. The best part of our stay by far was the amazing back yard. It was landscaped beautifully and had a pergola, water fountain and twinkle lighting. If we have any occasion to visit Carlisle again, we will stay at the glass gables with out a doubt. Thanks Diana!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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The Glass Gable House is amazing and the perfect place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My extended family was flying to Pennsylvania from Seattle for my nephew's wedding to be held in Gettysburg and the reception in Carlisle. I needed a house with sleeping for 9 and plenty of space to host a large dinner for even more extended family. The Glass Gable looked perfect so I booked it. Given it was an older home I worried that there wouldn't be high functioning air conditioning and with one shower would there be enough hot water for the showers needed on the big day?? These were NOT issues and the space was even better than I had envisioned. Everyone in our party was comfortable! I should also mention the outside area and grill in the back of the property as a bonus! We were able to grill hamburgers for a crowd of 14! You can't go wrong choosing this property. It performed well beyond my expectations!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Car: necessary

Walk out the front door, and within a few blocks you are in the heart of historic Carlisle. A leisurely stroll along Carlisle’s community sidewalks provides a glimpse at a wide variety of 18th and 19th century architecture. Carlisle is known for its heritage dating back to 1750. Both George Washington and Benjamin Franklin visited the area. Historic downtown Carlisle offers unique shopping with its multiple antique shops and a wide variety of restaurants. Carlisle is a great home base for people desiring to visit Hershey (35 miles), Gettysburg (25 miles), New York City (170 miles), Washington DC (110 miles), and Baltimore Inner Harbor (80 miles). Day trips to Washington DC, NYC, Philadelphia, and/or Baltimore are all possible. Carlisle is home to CPYB (Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet) School, Dickinson College, Penn State Dickinson School of Law, the Army War College, and the US Army Heritage Center. Everything Carlisle has to offer, from restaurants to shopping, is yours to enjoy! Please feel free to call or email with any question

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Rates & Availability

Carlisle House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
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$1,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.0%

Note:

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Amenities

Carlisle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Each bedromm has a towel rack to hang individuals towels on. That way there is no confusion in the bathroom as to whose towel belongs to whom and no wet towels are draped on banisters. This helps us preserve the beautiful wood.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , pack n play
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
  • The second floor has one room with a queen bed, sofa and lounge chair, one bedroom with a full bed and 2 wing back chairs, and a bedroom with a full bed. The third floor has one bedroom with 2 twins and a pack n play, and another bedroom with one twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 20 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
Notes:
There is a washer and dryer but tenant will need to provide their own detergent and softner. A trash bin is located on the back patio. At the end of stay please place all trash in this container. Parking is on the street and there is plenty. Each Wednesday and Thursday Street cleaners clean the streets and signs are posted so you will know when you cannont park on a specifc side of the street.

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