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Magnificent Tudor Estate on 23 Acre Private Lake, Surrounded by its Own Moat

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 6,500 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Incredible 17 Room 1920's Estate with 6 bedrooms 3.5 baths

This magnificent estate boasts 17 rooms with 3 fireplaces, 5 bedrooms, full service eat-in kitchen, master suite with lake views. Internet connections, computer, Cable and full service kitchen. The estate sits on 2 acres of manicured gardens with a moat going around the property that has two cascading waterfalls. It is located in walking distance to the Bridgeton downtown and the local Bridgeton Zoo. The walls in the formal rooms are troupe L'oeil and there is a summerhouse gazebo that seats 10 for meals. The property can be rented with chef and butler service as an extra. There is a private dock for swimming and the rental includes paddle boat, rafts and other outdoor/swimming gear. Just 8 m.from THUNDERBOLT RACETRACK & 35 miles from Philadelphia and the beautiful Jersey Shore. 50 miles to Atlantic City. Bridgeton is a lovely Victorian town that is undiscovered and the surrounding countryside is unspoiled. A perfect setting for a WEDDING, REUNION OR ANNIVERSARIES

Amenities: Kitchen: Butler's pantry, two ovens, one 4 burner stove, laundry facilities, 3 fireplaces, ratskeller, Fax machine, computer with printer, internet access DSL, cable television

Garage and outside lanai for private sunbathing, swimming dock with diving board, lake fed cement pond, lakeside gazebo, picnic tables and chairs for the lawn that accommodates 30. gas barbeque grill.

The estate is just 8 miles from the newly constructed Thunderbolt Motor Raceway in Millville, NJ and is available for rental to its membership and patrons on a daily basis. Please email for rates and availability

Activities: There is swimming, canoing, fishing on the Estates Lake. Within walking distance is a local zoo, historic revolutionary homes and a tavern. Nearby are village art galleries, antique shops, the historic Greenwich Village and the Wheaton Glass Museum.

More Details

Owner
Robert Dragotta
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2017

Amenities

Bridgeton Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 6500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , lake views
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , waterfall view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , overlooks freshwater pool
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , lower level ratskeller
  • all bedrooms have room air conditioners, 1 queen size bed in 5 bedrooms and a trundle bed and queen bed in the lower level ratskeller (air conditions) and a double and single bed on the third floor. All beds have clean linens. Please bring your own towels for bathing and the beach.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Pedal Boat
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 1 bicycles
  • 30 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
maid service, chef and massage services are additional. Also available is a rehki specialist. There is an additional charge for pets of $100

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Magnificent Tudor Estate on 23 Acre Private Lake, Surrounded by its Own Moat
average rating of 4.6875 based on 16 reviews
New York City/Jacksonville, Fl
5

HIDDEN JEWEL

  • 5 of 5

For decades my family has driven,walked and cycled past this magnificent property in complete awe and admiration within only minutes from their homes. Well, this past weekend became a reality to everyone when we rented this beautiful estate. We've rented several properties thru Homeaway and this was the 1st time the owner was there to actually show us the property in detail without having to spend our precious hours trying to become acclamated to the property on or own. To see this amazing home was wonderful, but to hear the history and origin of its charm from the owner was paramount. Robert, was so gracious and accommodating and he welcomed complete strangers like we were family. The home and its sorroundings were immaculate and welcoming. The accommodations were way more than we expected as all rooms are "huge" and well equipped with all of the extras you would expect at home with more than enough linens, kitchen utensils and even shower gel!...just 1 issue, my 10yr old nephew asked "WHERE IS THE NINTENDO OR XBOX"...however, they never missed it nor were they bored. They called it their castle and were taking photos on their phones and sending them to friends and busy playing hide n seek, of course we had to teach them and they practiced and performed a piano recital ! I can't say enough about this property and our family came from all over ..we from Florida,Virginia,New York and Delaware and are all planning to return this summer and fall. New Yorkers don't know what they're missing just 2 hours away!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2010
  • Stayed: March 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for us

  • 5 of 5

The property was perfect for us and our event. We had a Gothic inspired Halloween/Anniversary party and this location was exactly what I was looking for. We had a bunch of family coming in from out of town. This location allowed us all to stay in the same location and still have plenty of room for everyone. Plus we even had some extra space if any of our party guests over indulged. Our guests were amazed by the property, the beautiful garden, the lake, the 'moat', the house that seemed to go on and on. And with the appropriate set dressing, it made the perfect location for our 'haunted mansion'. Yes, the house could use some updates, especially in the baths and kitchen, but honestly those were truly minor concerns for us. Overall, I don't think I could have found a better venue for our event. Robert, the owner, was great to work with and I would recommend this property to anyone looking for a really special venue for their event.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Good stay for a celebration weekend

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for a quick weekend away with 13 people for a celebration. The house is fascinating and for the right group, perfect. We had a great time, as the group was laid back. Had I come with a different group, it might have been a bit more challenging - so just want to make clear a few things:

- The house is enormous and easily fit all 13 people without need for any couch sleeping. We did end up with a few people sleeping on the beds in the basement & attic. Finding a place that comfortably fits this many is not easy. The attic is not really finished and really better for a kids space.

- The owner, Robert, is a lovely person. He was there to greet us, gave us a fantastic tour & history lesson, etc.

- The house is located on a beautiful lake right in Bridgeton, NJ. The lake is not private to this house but shared with many others (just to be clear). The house is situated next to a relatively busy road, if this is important to you.

- The house is fully stocked with everything you could require in terms of linens/towels/dishes, etc. There must be service for like 20 ppl!

- The overall feeling of the house is of 'faded grandeur' - the house is chock full - many decorations, etc. and the furniture is not as immaculate/new as the pictures look. The house has a 'lived in' feel, like you are staying with a friend rather than renting a hotel. The closets have clothes in them, there was a robe hanging behind the door in our bathroom, etc.

- The pool is really more like a pond that you can go in. It was not enticing for many of our guests because they did not like the feel of plant life on the floor surface, etc. For those of us that did go in, it was nice! And it makes a lovely sound outside with the water running through it, so nice to sit beside it.

Knowing that, I think that the house was good for us - the table was big, we had a beautiful brunch in the gazebo, etc. You can determine what is important for your group with these caveats in mind.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Just a note. All of the bathrooms have very nice bathrobes that are clean and meant to be used by guests. They are cleaned appropriately after each stay is complete. This is my home and there are clothes in most closets but there is room in each for any guests to use the space. The third floor is not included in the description of the property and is not included in the number of guests that can be accommodated. It is a large room that extends the length of the house. It can be used for overflow if necessary. Most of the furniture is antique or and the decor is meant to give the feeling of being in a home. After all it is! All of the pictures are recent. The pool is as advertised a cement pond that has water running through it from the lake. I understand that for some it may be less desirable as it is not chlorinated. However the lake has a sandy bottom and one can walk into the lake from the sandy beach. The pool is fed by a moat system that runs through the Pedro Perry from the fresh water lake. If anyone has any questions about the property, please feel free to contact me. Robert
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5

GREAT TIME "ANNUAL FAMILY REUNION"

  • 5 of 5

Barbeque, canoeing, and night time the breeze from the lake in the Gazebo and the cascading waterfalls.

Overall: We had a great time even though 2 days we were there rain, we did activities inside the house…

The owner Robert was a very pleasant and outgoing personality that make you feel at your own home. Looking forward to a next time.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful outdoor wedding

  • 5 of 5

I came across this home online when I was searching for homes with large yards and beautiful landscaping to have an outdoor wedding. This Home has Old charm surrounded in beautiful Nature . A gazebo that overlooks the lake. A man made beach. A lake fed pool, a garden, everything you could want in an outdoor wedding. We rented a tent and held about 75 guests on the property comfortably.I specifically rented for the outdoor space but the indoors were great as well. A beautiful sunroom. The bedrooms were all very comfortable and had all great views. The only room that wasn't a favorite was the basement, but the kids loved it! I didn't venture into the neighborhood I was just there for the wknd. I definitely feel like this is a great home to rent to have a reunion/ wedding/retreat, since it's so large and has such a great outdoor space!

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

Still feeling wonderful"

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have travelled the world... Cruise down the Rhine, Australia, Ireland, Ghana, Budapest, Japan, Thailand, etc. We always stay at 5 star hotels (she would have it no other way). When deciding to host a family reunion, we searched properties at the shore since my family in in PA, NJ & NY. We found nothing available that satisfied our needs. While researching, we found the Trebor Garth Estate among other properties. The pictures gave us a feeling of comfort which was our goal. Booking was simple and speaking with the owner - Robert - made us feel very comfortable about our visit. Upon arrival, we met Robert who not only gave us a tour but also imparted to us a history of the property and surrounding community. Honestly, we hoped that we would have limited exposure since we just wanted to enjoy family but Robert was so warm and inviting that we enjoyed each encounter. We are so appreciative that he makes his home available to travelers and exceeds any expectations. The property is exquisite and an absolute treasure. Among the amenities are a gazebo, lake front, several nooks to nosh, a full kitchen with two ovens, and a lake fed pool from which I could rarely be extracted. As a seasoned traveler, I rate this experience as remarkable and completely unexpected. The experience was so amazing that we are planning. Return during Thanksgiving.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Philadelphia
Nearest Ferry
45 Miles
Cape May Lewis
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Philadelphia
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
rte 55
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Coach Room Bridgeton
Nearest Beach
35 Miles
Ocean City NJ

Bridgeton, New Jersey, is located in Cumberland County, and is 7 miles from Millville New Jersey, Salem and the Southern New Jersey Shore. It is on the Cohansey River which feeds into the Delaware Bay near Fortescue. It is 35 miles from Philadelphia and the NJ seaside resort of Ocean City and 50 miles from Atlantic City,CapeMay and Wildwood. Bridgeton boasts more Victorian homes than CapeMay albeit undiscovered, a fifth of the city is park with its own lake and zoo. Boating, canoes and fishing are all part of the local activities. There is a well known folk festival in Bridgeton in July and the Wheaton Glass Museum in Millville is world renowned.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

3200-3850/Week
The peak season rate for the property is $3,850 per week or $3000 for a 3 day weekend. All rental is due within 30 days of occupancy. There are no refunds for cancellation within 2 months of rental. Maid service is $150/day. Catering and butlering for an additional $200/day plus cost of goods. A 50% non refundable deposit is due with booking. For weddings and family reunions, please contact us for more information and surcharge rates.

Weekly $3850
Weekend (3 day ) $3000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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