1880 Victorian! The Vance - Duff House

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Entire home hosted by Melody

  1. 10 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 6 beds
  4. 2 baths
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Stunning 1880 Victorian, 5 bedroom home set in quiet downtown Darlington. Across the street from the Darlington Polo Field, Greersburg Academy, the North Country trailhead, and Beaver County Industrial Museum. Less than a mile to the Gathering Place at Darlington Lake. 15 min to Geneva College, 30 min to Pittsburgh International Airport, and less than 45 min to all that downtown Pittsburgh has to offer. Easy access to 376 and the PA turnpike.

The space
Become a part of the history of the Vance- Duff house! Built circa 1880 by Dr. Vance, Darlington’s local physician of the time - you’ll be charmed by soaring ceilings, stained glass over almost every doorway and even a hidden staircase that accesses the maid’s-quarters!! A home reminiscent of days gone by, but equipped with today’s modern amenities. The whole house is yours to enjoy and explore!
Inside, you'll enter into a fully equipped kitchen with stainless appliances (fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher) stainless, non-stick, and cast-iron cookware. A Keurig coffee pot capable of brewing individual cups or an entire pot is available. K-cups, ground coffee, and tea are provided. Seating for 6 in the kitchen, with seating for an additional 8+ in the adjoining dining/bar area. The kitchen and bar are stocked with ample dishes, drinking glasses, utensils, cutlery and stemware for 10+ guests. The living room is spacious and outfitted with a comfy leather sectional and leather recliner. Cable and WIFI are included, as is a dedicated work space with printer. 5 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms outfitted with high quality pima cotton linens, duvets, and plush bath towels are available to accommodate 10 guests.

First floor:
Bathroom 1 - full bath
Bedroom 1 - queen, high-loft bed

Second floor:
Bathroom 2 - full bath
Bedroom 2 - master, king bed
Bedroom 3 - queen sleigh bed
Bedroom 4 - two single beds
Bedroom 5 - queen poster bed - the original maid's quarters

Outside you'll enjoy a front porch for rocking and sipping morning coffee or an afternoon cocktail, a large level yard for outdoor entertaining, gas grill, fire-pit and outdoor seating for 10+ guests. The Vance-Duff House is the ideal space and location for bridal parties to overnight and get ready the day-of, family reunions, birthdays, graduations, golf/fishing weekends, through hikers, polo fans, history-buffs, corporate evets, retreats, or those just looking for a quiet weekend getaway.

Stay home and enjoy some downtime - or
- Walk to the North Country Trail for a morning hike, fish for trout in the Little Beaver Creek, attend a Friday night polo game, visit the Beaver Co. Industrial Museum, Greersburg Academy and explore sites along the Underground Railroad.
- By car, explore downtown Beaver, Beaver County, or make the quick 40 minute jaunt into the 'Burgh for the Duquesne Incline, Carnegie Museum of Art Museum of Natural History and Science Center, The Phipps Conservatory, The Pittsburgh Zoo, National Aviary, and the downtown Strip District for a taste of all things Pittsburgh!

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What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV with standard cable
Washer
Dryer
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Backyard
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Where you’ll be

Darlington, Pennsylvania, United States

Centrally located in Historic Darlington Borough, The Vance- Duff House is within walking distance to:
The North Country Trail
Little Beaver Creek
Darlington polo games
Beaver Co. Industrial Museum
Little Beaver Historical Society
Greersburg Academy
Self- guided sites along the Underground Railroad

By car, explore downtown Beaver, Beaver County, or make the quick 40 minute jaunt into the 'Burgh for the Duquesne Incline, Carnegie Museum of Art Museum of Natural History and Science Center, The Phipps Conservatory, The Pittsburgh Zoo and National Aviary, and the downtown Strip District for a taste of all things Pittsburgh!

Hosted by Melody

  1. Joined in January 2019
  • 70 Reviews
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  • Superhost

During your stay

We live less than a mile away and are attentive to any needs that might arise, but otherwise will not disturb you during your stay.

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House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
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No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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