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Lynette Tulkoff

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Beautiful Modern Architectural Home in Washington, Connecticut

6 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house

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Overview

Washington House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Office, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

A modern and comfortable home nestled in the woods in a vibrant and interesting area. Great for athletes, cooks and getting away.

Keywords: Beautiful modern country home with screened in porch, swimming pool, great kitchen, screening room. Sleeps eight people in four well-appointed bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Comfortable basement "screening room" and second floor office overlooking the property.

Available for shorter periods at an increased rate.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Lynette Tulkoff (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

About Lynette Tulkoff

New York residents who travel to Europe and Africa in the summer

Lynette Tulkoff purchased this house in 2005

Why Lynette Tulkoff chose Litchfield County

Sophisticated yet rural. Beautiful with great restaurants and spas

What makes this house unique

Quiet, beauty, local activities, Lake Waramug, antiquing

Reviews

5
based on 6 traveler reviews

Beautiful Modern Architectural Home in Washington, Connecticut
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Lovely home, Lovely Area

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for a week over Christmas. The home was lovely and did not feel at all like a short term rental - finishings were high-end, home was very well maintained and anything you could need/want was on hand (from kitchen supplies / utensils to books, movies and firewood). The owner was very easy to work with and always responded promptly. I wish it were a bit closer to the city so we could rent long term!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Stay

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house and property and the owners were a pleasure to deal with.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay in Litchfield Conneticut

  • 5 of 5

We got out of the City for New Year's eve and had a lovely weekend retreat to this home in Washington CT.

The home was lovely, well appointed and with a great cozy feeling. The kitchen was well positioned for the cook and the fire place and large common space were great for catching up with old friends.

The owners are professional and easy to work with- you can tell they care deeply about both the property as well as sharing their home with visitors.

We look forward to returning in the summer and enjoying the pool!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect country home

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed for a long weekend at this stunning home and could not speak highly enough about it. The setting is tranquil, the house is luxurious with quality fixtures and fittings throughout, and the convenience of being so close to NYC makes it almost irresistable. It was simply perfect. And the owners were most helpful and easy to deal with.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

VRBO rentals are a staple of our family holidays. We have stayed in more than 10 homes on two continents. This property provided the best experience we've had to date. It is exceptionally well-apponted, with wonderful furniture, kitchen and cooking accessories, a truly lovely, bucolic setting and thoughtful, accommodating owners. The house itself is beautifully designed and constructed with many fine architectural and finishing details. The bedrooms are all comfortable, with high-quality beds and linens. In short, this property makes you feel at home... in fact, often wishing it was your home! My only reluctance in so favorably reviewing the property is that it will be less available to us for our next holiday...

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous country retreat

  • 5 of 5

My family rented this home for 5 weeks last August. We fell in love from the first viewing. This house is not a typical rental. We liked to tell people that it felt more like a good friend's home than a rental. The furnishings, from the inviting sofas to the thick rugs were chic, modern and comfortable. The layout was thoughtfully designed. The first floor has an open kitchen that connects to a great room which encompasses the dining area and living room. I cook all the time and the kitchen was very well-equipped. There is also a top of the line grill on the deck off the kitchen along with a smoker.

Other highlights include the screened in porch with both a dining table and a sitting area. We spent a lot of time lingering over meals out there.

The heated saltwater pool was incredible. Not only beautiful but pure pleasure to swim in. Our kids took full advantage! It was also long enough for decent lap swimming. In addition there is a childrens playset on the property.

We also appreciated the gym equipment on the lower level. They have a precor, a rowing machine (both in great condition) and a tv to watch while you work out.

I shouldn't forget the screening room with a huge flat screen tv and comfy seating.

We had such a good time that we decided to rent the home throughout the winter and just finished up after a grand total of 5 months.

The owners couldn't be more helpful and were available whenever we needed them.

Washington is a sweet little sleepy village. In town don't miss the Pantry for lunch, Marty's for coffee, and the GW Tavern for a casual dinner. There are great hikes nearby, and farms everywhere. We picked blueberries, strawberries and apples. We also found some great local lakes to swim in and lots of other secret spots like the Arethusa ice-cream store in Bantam owned by the Manolo Blahnik guys.

We loved this home and couldn't give a stronger recommendation.

The screened in porch off the living room was a favorite hang out.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Washington House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$1,500
$8,500
$30,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Washington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
screened in porch from the living and dining area; garden reading room with wood-burning stove; option of a kosher kitchen with all necessary cooking utensils; screening room with a 60' tv; basic gym with elliptical, rowing machine; wine refrigerator

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