About this listing
Rustic and spacious living in quiet country setting. Need a getaway to do nothing, and have total quiet? This is the spot, with space to wander or to take in view with open glass doors on huge deck. Dial it back, make your stay a relaxing vacation
Bedroom has queen bed and shared bath, or single bedroom with twin bed. Enjoy full kitchen/laundry, high speed internet, satellite tv, wood stove, hiking and snowshoeing on 26 acres, close to ski resorts like Sugarbush and Stowe, located in Central Vermont near Norwich University. Easy access to town on paved road, rental available by week. Plan your getaway in quiet country setting and enjoy beautiful views of Northfield Mountain Range, in 70's style Deck Home. 50 minute drive from Burlington VT, off Exit 5 I-89 in Northfield VT. Convenient for quick vacation in summer or winter, with outdoor activities and full deck with grill. Family living with beautiful open cathedral ceiling great room, open with plenty of natural sunlight to scare off winter blues. Take a walk in the woods or just around the open adjacent fields. Or, simply explore the library for an interesting book to read.
Extra sleeping area good for children (with air mattresses), Bring your wine and beverages, and feel free to cook and bake in the kitchen. Activities in nearby Mad River Valley, sporting events at Norwich University. Easy drive in access, with parking near entry. No pets.
Kitchen, living room with wood stove, dining area, outdoor deck with grill.
Interaction with Guests
Like to talk and socialize? Guests are free to enjoy an open space living room on their own and chat with other house residents. House is smaller and cozy, has other occupants in residence
The wide open views, quiet star filled nights, the hundreds of acres to go hiking in and exploring the woods. Remote and quiet living, that is convenient to town for restaurants and events at Norwich University. Northfield is centrally located to explore the byways of Vermont on Routes 12, 100 and into nearby Montpelier.
You will need your own transportation, 2.5 miles from center of Northfield Village. An hour drive to Burlington. Thirty minute drive to Sugarbush, and fifty minutes to Stowe.
Other Things to Note
Complimentary cold continental breakfast available. Bring your own food for cooking and dining in. Perfect for quiet evening on the deck enjoying the sunset over the Northfield Mountain Range.
No smoking and no pets please. Enjoy your stay but please respect the other residents privacy and peaceful enjoyment of the property. Sleeping in late? We will be quiet without loud music.
About the Host, Gifford
Professional marketing consultant, working as ski instructor at Stowe Mountain Resort. Avid outdoor enthusiast likes to hike, camp, ski, wander in woods. Enjoys outdoor grilling and watching bonfire in my fire pit. Three kids all living with their significant other, married to professional civil engineer. We have two loveable dogs, and my major hobby is cutting my own firewood, split, buck and stacking to get ready for next winter. Easy going, quiet and personable. I enjoy meeting new people and sharing the wonderful place we live in with others who want a relaxing getaway retreat.