Sweet Mountain 2B Home in Andover

House - Entire home/apt · Blanchard Road, Andover, VT 05143, United States

Secluded retreat on 2 beautiful acres at the top of Markham Mountain. Less than 1/2 hour from 4 major ski resorts, this cozy home with wood stove comfortably sleeps 3 (4 with a hide abed). Minutes to Weston and Chester. A quiet and charming getaway from city life!

The Space

Winter seasonal rental available for $6000 plus utilities.

This home is the only house on the road, surrounded by woods and wildlife. Past guests have enjoyed a short hike through the woods to the beaver pond, sitting in front of the wood stove, snowshoeing or sledding on the front lawn, and watching for moose. This year I saw 4, including a mother moose and her calf!

Guest Access


-Fully Equipped kitchen with microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, dishwasher, propane oven, full size refrigerator.
-Sheets and towels, and all comforts of home.
-Heat: wood stove/propane. Wood stove heats whole house.
-TV, Apple tv, DVD/CD player.
-Wireless, Phone, and Microcell cell phone access for AT&T customers.
-Bathroom has full tub/shower.
-Guests are welcome to use snow shoes and sleds.
-Caretaker will plow as needed (part of utilities fee).
-No pets (flexible).

Interaction with Guests

Happy to answer any questions, send more photos, and guide you through your stay via email and phone.

The Neighborhood

A perfect secluded spot to relax and recharge!

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 3
Extra people: $25 / night after 3 guests
Minimum Stay: 7 nights
Weekly Price: $739 /week
Monthly Price: $2000 /month
Security Deposit: $250
Cleaning Fee: $100
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Strict
  • I met Susan over 4 years ago when we both did Billy Elliot, the Musical. And I can tell you from our experience working together, that she is as fun and sweet and as good a person as I have ever met. While I have remained in contact with her through the years, I have seen all the renovations she has done through before and after pictures, which has left me not only impressed, but jealous. You would be hard pressed to find a better hostess, and more comfortable and peaceful getaway.

    October 2013
  • Susan's "little yellow house" is a precious, adorable, beautifully appointed, neat, 2- bedroom home in a quiet, secluded setting in Andover, VT. It's close to many ski areas, and hiking trails. The Weston Playhouse is nearby for entertainment in the summer, and the Vermont Country Store is open all year, just 3 miles from the house. Susan has a wonderful "welcome book" that gives guests information that covers everything, from how things work in the house, to places to visit, eat, etc. She's a wonderful hostess, and would be a great housemate if present to share the house. However, her work often takes her out of town, so even if she's not present for those who rent her house, you'll find her books, and homey decor reminiscent of her fun personality. I have stayed there numerous times, and absolutely love the privacy, other than visits from the deer or occasional moose that walk thru the property. I give her a 5-star review.

    October 2013
  • I have known Susan for many years and I have been a guest at her house in Vermont, where we met. It is ideally situated on a quiet, private road, surrounded by lush woods with a huge yard for fair-weather fun. When I stay there I start my day with coffee on the porch, just listening to the wind in the trees greeting the day. A couple of miles away is charming Weston, with the famous Vermont Country Store and the Weston Playhouse anchoring the town. The abundance of antiquing, skiing, summer fun, and all that Vermont has to offer is just minutes away in every direction from Susan's house, although I tend to just leave the world behind and enjoy the peace, quiet, and comfort that her house provides. You will not find a more wonderful hostess or a more perfect getaway than Susan and her home in Andover.

    October 2013
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State University of New York at Fredonia, Florida State University
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I've been in love with Vermont for over 20 years, and am finally proud to call it home! Having traveled extensively for business, this little yellow house is truly a haven for me, a place to escape to and relax. Although new to Airbnb, I love playing hostess and sharing my home with friends and family, and look forward to welcoming Airbnb guests.
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