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The Barn-chic rustic renovated getaway one of kind

SuperhostShaftsbury, Vermont, United States
Entire house hosted by Mark
10 guests3 bedrooms9 beds1.5 baths
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Experience a cozy /rustic renovated barn to relax and enjoy a memorable time with family:friends /a romantic getaway or a quiet place to live/work/play. The barn has plenty of sleeping areas “space” large living room to socialize and outdoor areas.Very Close to downtown Bennington. Ski areas Bromley, Stratton,Mt Snow within driving distance by highway.Summer:Golf, Hiking,fishing,swimming. Enjoy Local Downtown shops museums restaurants. XFinity Wifi We Clean to CDC standards between guests

The space
The Barn offers many unique things to do, my favorite is hanging out with friends in the large cozy great room with an inviting fireplace surrounded by the warm beautiful exposed timber frame barn clad in Shiplap, creating for a unique one of a kind experience for all types of guests traveling, excellent for a private romantic getaway or large families reunions, to work in quiet unique place (wifi 200mbps download/5gb upload) reunion/friends” weekend, “golf outing weekend”. The barn has 2 private bedrooms that have Queen beds. The master bedroom has a private bathroom which is also connected as the main floors bathroom and the master has an AC unit. Upstairs offers open loft area sleeping with 2 bunk beds (top bunk 160 max weight) twin bed and now a Full/double bed with plenty of "space"/room to lounge and hang out and play games. The great room has a pull out leather sofa that sleeps 2. The great room also has a wonderful fireplace, with very comfortable leather club chairs and sofa, open concept kitchen, Bar, dining area great for entertaining. Equipped with a kitchen with all the basic necessities. The main floor has a modern renovated full bathroom. There is also a walk out basement with renovated 1/2 bath you are welcome to use(pardon while we complete the additional bath/shower area- it has been recently tiled you are welcome to use it / it is on the agenda to complete in near future) The barn has WIFI xfinity! Note summer nights are cooler there is an A/C in the main bedroom- there is a large ceiling fan in great room and extra portable fans. Screens throughout the house
In winter:
Heat is supplied by forced hot air heating system that makes the barn a warm and inviting environment in the winter.
PLEASE NOTE: water is supplied by a well /pottable and is NOT recommended for drinking. We will provide some bottled water for you we recommend you may want to bring extra based on your drinking/consumption needs. Escape the City and kick back and recharge while Enjoying the simplistic beauty of VT and all it experiences it has to offer, have fun!
We meet airbnb cleaning standards/use disinfectants recommended CDC, provide clean linens, towels. (You are also welcome to bring your own pillows/linens, towels) For sanitation purposes, We will make the Queen bed on the ground floor. Depending on how many guests are in your group, we will leave “clean linen packs” for you to make the beds you wish to use. We will ask you in advance.
Longer term multi-month guests we require “monthly” cleaning you can engage ours or you can engage cleaning service of your choice.
The Barn kitchen area has pots pans dishes glasses cutlery cooking utensils, keurig, coffee maker, toaster, oven/stove, cutting board, refrigerator, dishwasher, plus

Some favorites:
Bennington: Monument/Downtown shops and restaurants: Publyk House(need advance reservation super popular) ,Madison Brewery, Mt Anthony Golf Club Restaurant open to the public
Dorset: Quary
Danby: Horseback riding
Manchester: via scenic rte 7 or Rte 7 highway to Manchester Village Outlet shopping: Ralf Lauren, The Gap, JCrew, Theory, Kate Spade, Orvis plus!
Willmington: Reservoir / Village
Bromley: Alpine Park/ski
Stratton: summer and skiing/winter activities
Mt Snow: summer hike/bike/winter skiing
Nearby Sites: Bennington Battle Monument, Bennington Museum, Park McCullough House, Silk Road Covered Bridge, Molly Stark Trail, Burt Henry Covered Bridge, Bennington Center For the Arts, Robert Frost Stone Museum, Robert Frost Cemetery Site
Manchester Village:The Outlets of Manchester, Orvis Fly Fishing, restaurants
Golf: Mt Anthony, Manchester Equinox, Stratton

Guest access
Guests have access to the entire 2 floors of the barn and 1/2 bath basement area. Please note the walk out basement is accessible /renovations in bath area continue. The 1/2 bathroom (renovation complete) you are also welcome to use the extra bath/shower area /pardon as we complete final renovations on this extra bath area. Enjoy the wonderful pure nature of the property surrounded by the year round sounds of the fresh flowing once said to have been a trout brook running through the property.

Other things to note
The Barn has “well” pottable water NOT recommended for drinking.,(we will provide some bottled water for convenience you may want to bring extra water based on your consumption) There are No parties permitted. There is Wifi for you to work or stream your favorites on 2 smart TVs , children must be supervised by adult outside areas (near furnace brook) and upper loft area

License number
MRT-10126712
Experience a cozy /rustic renovated barn to relax and enjoy a memorable time with family:friends /a romantic getaway or a quiet place to live/work/play. The barn has plenty of sleeping areas “space” large living room to socialize and outdoor areas.Very Close to downtown Bennington. Ski areas Bromley, Stratton,Mt Snow within driving distance by highway.Summer:Golf, Hiking,fishing,swimming. Enjoy Local Downtown shop…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed, 2 bunk beds, 1 small double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

Amenities

Indoor fireplace
Washer
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Fire extinguisher
Private entrance
Dryer
Heating
Pack ’n Play/travel crib
Free street parking

Accessibility

Getting inside

Well-lit path to entrance

Moving around the space

No stairs or steps to enter

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Shaftsbury, Vermont, United States

The Barn is located 4 miles from downtown Bennington easy access to food stores, Walmart, pharmacies, local restaurants, hospitals, small airport, gas stations and fast food. Tour the Bennington Monument, Robert Frost Museum. You can also get to nearby Manchester village via scenic 7a or rte 7 highway appx 1/2 hr drive. Ski areas nearby include Bromley, Stratton or Mt Snow. Plenty of hiking, fishing, golf, mountain bike, off-roading, canoe spots in the area. Downtown Bennington and Manchester offer lots of shopping. Reservoirs in Wilmington/somerset nearby.
The Barn is located 4 miles from downtown Bennington easy access to food stores, Walmart, pharmacies, local restaurants, hospitals, small airport, gas stations and fast food. Tour the Bennington Monument, Rober…

Hosted by Mark

Joined in May 2015
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Cranescottage/Mark and Loretta have been hosting for several years always working on improving the property and spaces. Marks architectural background and focus on historic preservation is seen in all our spaces Lorettas focus on customer service and ensuring guests enjoy their stay compliment each other to ensure a special Airbnb experience in our unique listings
Cranescottage/Mark and Loretta have been hosting for several years always working on improving the property and spaces. Marks architectural background and focus on historic preserv…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
Committed to enhanced cleaning protocol. Learn more
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection
Carbon monoxide alarm