Spacious, sun-filled country home

House - Entire home/apt · Barden Hill Rd, Ithaca, NY 13835, United States
Susan

This beautiful open plan home has: Three full bedrooms (2 Q and 1 D), 3 full bathrooms, dining/kitchen area, 2 living rooms, treadmill and bowflex, wifi.
65 foot long deck to enjoy the peaceful wooded surroundings and watch birds and deer.

Your host, Susan
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This beautiful open plan home has: Three full bedrooms (2 Q and 1 D), 3 full bathrooms, dining/kitchen area, 2 living rooms, treadmill and bowflex, wifi.
65 foot long deck to enjoy the peaceful wooded surroundings and watch birds and deer.

The Space

Beautiful, sunlit country home on 50 acres of wooded, hilly property with trails, streams.
Faces the southeast with windows and sliders in every room, facing the woods and distant hillsides.
Fully "furnished" kitchen for your use.
3 furnished bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 living room spaces. huge deck. 20 minutes from Ithaca or Dryden...25 minutes from Cortland.

**Also available: bed and bath only. See "Sun drenched peaceful room" under room listings.**

I love the quiet, the birds, wildlife (turkey, deer...), trees and streams.

There are 2 outside cats that are never in the home. Very affectionate, playful, friendly.

No TV service; there is a TV for Netflix; wireless internet.
Verizon cell service is great.

Guest Access

All the above

Interaction with Guests

Depending on our agreement, I may be on or off-premises.

The Neighborhood

Peace and quiet!!
Town is Richford, NY. 18 miles straight shot to Ithaca and 15 miles to Dryden.

Getting around

Bus, but should have a car. Very easy commute to Ithaca or Dryden (20 minutes)

Other Things to Note

The property has mowed trails and a fast-running stream to wander.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 5
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3
Beds: 3
Extra people: $35 / night after 2 guests
Weekly Price: $1000 /week
Security Deposit: $200
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  • Susan's sun-filled country home was everything she promised in the listing. My friends and I were in the area to visit parks and wanted to stay some place scenic where we could relax after hiking. We loved walking on the trails around her house, dining out on the deck, and watching stars from the hammocks. Susan was easy to communicate with and was flexible with check in and check out times.

    July 2014
  • Susan's house is beautiful and serene. Lie in the hammock on the beautiful deck or sit at the outside table and watch the array of birds that come to the feeder and all of your problems will melt away. We live in NYC and this place was the perfect dose of quiet and calm. Susan's house is very clean and comfortable with lots of great living areas, three big beautiful bedrooms and 2 lovely bathrooms. There is also a great big yard which was perfect for our kids to explore. Susan was very responsive and easy to communicate with and checking in and out was a breeze.
    Just don't make the mistake we made and stay for only one night.

    July 2014
  • The house was perfect! A great scenic break from the event we were working at Watkins Glen. beautiful views and lot's of cute decorations in the house to really give it that home feel.

    June 2014
  • The accommodations were spectacular! The house was outfitted to suit every need. The surroundings were gorgeous and peaceful. The home was very artfully decorated, yet casual and extremely comfortable. The enormous deck overlooking lush woodlands was an incredible bonus. There were six of us, and we were all delighted with our time there. Susan, our hostess, was responsive, accessible and warm. Overall, a 5 star experience!

    June 2014
  • I was hosting a bunch of people for the first time and Susan was the most helpful! She was extremely thoughtful and pro-active while communicating and has a beautiful place in a lovely woods just off the main road. It is a very tastefully done up place. And Susan was more than happy to accommodate special requests I had. I would love to go back for another fun filled weekend.

    Any one looking at Susan's place as an option, just take it! And you will absolutely love the place and the owner. Hope to meet you in person next time.

    Best,
    Moulika

    May 2014
  • Susan's house is absolutely beautiful. We had a wonderful stay- so many native birds to watch from the balcony, we even saw wild turkey! The house is very comfortable and the open fire a total bonus. We will be back for sure. Susan was fantastic with helping with directions, and keeps a very clean and gorgeously furnished home. She was very accommodating with our needs and timing and easy to contact and quick to reply.

    May 2014
  • Susan's space is lovely and clean, and Susan is very pleasant to deal with. We enjoyed our stay.

    May 2014
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A professional woman who loves living in the country but also craves the culture of the Ithaca / Cornell area. I have no children, so the house is not child proof. I have no pets, but two lovely, friendly cats live outdoors and bed down in my garage. I would like folks to respect and care for my home as I would care for theirs. I grew up in Queens and on LI but I am at home here. I wish I had some home-made maple syrup to share with you, but it's all gone from last year. Next year...
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