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JACKSON House*AMAZING location* Mtn and Brookside, super clean, comfy, pets OK

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 1,575 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 story House, 4-5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6-8 comfortably, clean, updated

Located in the heart of the White Mountains, this recently rehabbed contemporary house is newer to the rental market. Plan your Fall and Winter trips now. Near all area amenities, across the street from Family friendly Black Mt. Ski Area for affordable downhill skiing and riding in winter, large family friendly yard for the kids and pets to play, next door to Jackson hiking and XC ski trails, 5 minutes to Jackson Falls, 4 mi.to Storyland, 15 mins to Cranmore outside activities, Attitash Alpine Slide, Mtn Coaster and waterpark, Wildcat sky tram, Mt. Washington Auto Road, shopping, restaurants, hiking, scenic drives and summer/winter sports. If you are booking your vacation, this is the place to be! This cozy, clean, 2 story recently rehabbed house sits at the base of Whitney Hill Rd. overlooking Black Mt.Ski Area from the big glass windows in front, and the Great Brook down back. 4-5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6-8 comfortably, 2 baths, all new bedding, towels and toiletries.

Upstairs features the welcoming floor to ceiling fieldstone hearth and strand bamboo floors, fully applianced kitchen, dining and living room area, master queen bedroom, 3/4 bath, office/twin bedroom with TV and greenhouse window. New bedding and pillows, towels, blankets and sheets.

Downstairs features 2 bedrooms plus a bunkroom/playroom: One bedroom with full bed, one bedroom with twin, then the bunkroom with 2 sets of built-in bunks with all new sleeping bags and blankets. Full bath downstairs and deck access off bunkroom. TV with DVD library with movies and yoga. WIFI/Internet access. Book and game corner. Lower level deck with grill and babbling brook for relaxing. Suitable for couples, families, 'girls getaway', hikers, golfers, skiers. Our home is a short walk to Whitney's Inn and Shovel Handle Pub where there are many weddings year round. Jackson, NH has become a "wedding mecca" location at many of the area hotels and Inns. It's a great location for wedding memories. Several families have enjoyed our home and attended local weddings nearby. Well behaved pets are welcome with prior approval. Great house in the White Mountains for your relaxing vacation. Plan ahead for your family vacation!

Some unique features of this home are the location, peaceful babbling brook down back, antique ski and sports equipment mini-museum, original Jackson artwork, flower and fruit gardens. Sit back on the Adirondack chairs and watch the mountain cloud formations. Join the walkers, bikers and runners going by the house on the '5-Mile Circuit' loop. Local information basket about great local restaurants and shops not to miss.

The back deck is a great place to relax, or grill up some dinner, overlooking the yard, gardens and brook.

Play badminton or walk down to the brook for a dip on a hot day. Outdoor storage for sports equipment. Sleds and the famous 6 man toboggan are available in winter. Sledding across the street at Whitney's hill in winter. Jackson Falls swimming is 2 miles away.

Echo Lake, Saco River trips and hiking to Diana's Bath are 15 mins. away in North Conway.

Hiking trails and XC ski trails are a short walk from the house nearby at Black Mt, and many options for all levels of expertise in the Mt. Washington Valley. Mt. Washington/Pinkham Notch Base Camp is a quick scenic 15 mins drive from the house. You can hike Mt. Washington by day and relax on the back deck, grilling dinner in the eve, overlooking the Brook.

Jackson, NH is in the Heart of the White Mountains and the center of the NH Area Attractions. Storyland is a short 8 mins drive, Wildcat, Attitash and Cranmore are all 15 mins drive, groceries and shopping are 10-15 mins drive, many great apres-ski and local Jackson restaurants a close distance away (4 mins walk), including the Shovel Handle Pub (check for availability) which is located next door at Whitney's Inn.

More Details

Owner
Heather Johnson
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, my husband speaks many languages
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2018

About Heather Johnson

Our parents bought this land, designed and built this home around 1971. We commuted to Jackson from Marblehead, MA almost every weekend during ski season and spent many summers here growing up. Our family moved here in 1977 full time and built on a large addition with extra bedrooms and deck. Our first time skiing was across the street at Black Mountain- at age 3. Actually 3 generations of family have grown up skiing at Black Mt. We learned to love swimming in the ice cold rivers and found some great swimming holes to visit. Now many years later, my sister and I call this our 2nd home/part-time rental. In 2011-2012 this house underwent a complete top-to-bottom rehab with all new paint, carpet, lighting, flooring, appliances, furniture and more. The exterior of the house had a complete cleaning and was re-painted. We ski, hike, walk, swim, eat out and see friends in and around the Jackson area. It's a place we love to come to for fun and relaxing and are sad when we have to leave.

Why Heather Johnson chose Jackson

3 words- LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

What makes this house unique

If your 'to do' list is long, then you might find that the fresh country air is what you need to relax and rejuvenate. Kick back on the deck or watch the day go by from the Adirondack chairs and see how fun it is 'to do' nothing! Don't be surprised if you sleep like a log. The babbling brook will lull you to sleep.

Amenities

Jackson House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1575 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , toilet, sink, tub/shower combination- downstairs
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , toilet, sink and shower- upstairs
  • Bathrooms are all newer, clean, updated from top to bottom. There is a 3/4 bath upstairs next to Master Bedroom. There is a Full Bath downstairs. Both bathrooms have full sets of towels, soaps, lotions, bath mats available. Hair Blow Dryer available. Wall Heaters available.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom, Queen bed-Upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , Twin bedroom/Office- Upstairs, TV
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Full Size/Double Bed- Downstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , Twin bedroom, Downstairs, garden views
    Bedroom 5 - 4 twin/ single , Bunk Room/Playroom with Two Sets of Bunkbeds- downstairs
  • All bedrooms up and down have newer bedding. Down Comforters on Upstairs Queen and Downstairs Full Size Beds. Extra sheets and pillows available if needed. New sleeping bags on the 4 bunkbeds. Sleeps 3 upstairs max. and up to max. of 7 people downstairs if you use all bunkbeds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Restaurant nearby at Shovel Handle Pub, check for availability as they host many weddings year round. Walk or ski over to the Black Mt. Base Lodge and lifts for your day on the slopes. Check out Black Mt. website for rates and more info about skiing or horseback riding. Hiking and XC skiing trails nearby, and many nice, scenic walks from the house. Jackson is a classic holiday getaway town with something for everyone in your group. The house is warm and comfortable in the winter. Window Air Conditioner in Upper level cools upstairs and Dehumidifier keeps lower level cool in the summer. There is a 'dipping pool' in the brook at our home, for a hot summer day. Amazing mountainside and brookside location. Internet available!

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JACKSON House*AMAZING location* Mtn and Brookside, super clean, comfy, pets OK
average rating of 4.894737 based on 57 reviews
5

Relaxing Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a relaxing, quiet, and peaceful vacation spot, this is the place for you! We have rented this house over the past several summers. The homeowner is EXTREMELY fast with all communication. This is the perfect place for my family, which consist of 2 adults, 2 kids (ages 13 and 8), and our elderly dog. The house is extremely well-kept, very clean and comfortable. The brook out back is a fabulous place for my boys to explore and play on warm days. There is even a badmitton set out back and toys at the house to keep my boys occupied. The house is located very close to Storyland and all the fun in North Conway, too (shopping, restaurants, scenic train rides, and tubing on the Saco River just to name a few...). Jackson is such a beautiful and serene place to visit. Jackson Falls and the Covered Bridge are must-see tourist spots. I would certainly recommend this house to anyone!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
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5

Beautiful home, beautiful property, great location

  • 5 of 5

Emaculate home with a picturesque brooke running in the backyard! Everything you needed in the home. We would recommend this to anyone! I have nothing I would improve!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location at base Black Mtn. Well equipped home.

  • 5 of 5

My family of four had more than enough room and had a great week. Home is well equipped with everything needed. Comfortable - will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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5

Fantastic House

  • 5 of 5

What a great place! Plenty of space in a great location. The house was very clean and updated with a very well equipped kitchen. Bathrooms also had anything you may have forgotten to pack. Heather is a wonderful host, she was easily reached and quick to respond.

We would absolutely stay here again, and highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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5

Ideal ski spot.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and comfortable, and super convenient. We had everything we needed and had plenty of space, and tons of easy access to Black Mt and all the nordic trails. Can't wait to come back.

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

Very cool house!

  • 5 of 5

Really cool spot and great house. Place is clean and has everything you need. I really like the older ski chalet style. Great set up for kids with a big bunk room in the basement. Love the view of the old Jbar trail where I learned to ski as a kid.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Nearby 3 mins walk, Shovel Handle Pub @ Whitneys
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
9 Hole and 18 Hole Courses in Jackson
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 16, Spaulding Turnpike
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Shovel Handle Pub or many in-town options
Nearest Ski
0.1 Miles
Across Street, Black Mt. Ski Area
Car: necessary

Our home is located across the street from skiing at Black Mt., Jackson NH. It is about 2 miles to downtown Jackson which has shopping, restaurants, gas station, ATM, bars, library, PO. and local services. There is a larger Grocery Store (Grant's Market), NH State Liquor Store, Discount shopping, Ski rentals. Storyland appx 8 mins drive from our house in Glen, NH., North Conway is 15 mins south, with lots of dining and shopping options. Cranmore Ski Area is in North Conway. Attitash Ski Area/Alpine Slide is in Bartlett, NH, 15 mins from Jackson on Rte 302. Wildcat Ski Area is 15 mins north, near the base of Mount Washington and the Auto Road. Jackson, NH is located on Rte 16 appx 2 hours north of Portsmouth, NH, and 3 hrs north of Boston, MA.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $25
Refundable Damage Deposit $300

All Rates are now updated! Discounts for 3+ and 7+ night stays!
Book now for your Summer, Fall Foliage, Winter and Spring Ski Vacations.
Well behaved dogs are welcome. There is an additional $25 cleaning fee for 1 dog, and $50 cleaning fee for 2+ dogs.
If you are a "skiing" family, contact us about "alternating/house sharing weekends ski season special rate".
Discounted rates will apply. Repeat Guest Discounted Rates available for returning guests.
Call or Email Owner for details for specific dates or requests. Wedding guests welcome!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.