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25 Acre Mountain Playground, Close to Okemo, 2 Bedroom
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Overview

Vacation Home1200 Sqft
Awe-inspiring views and a peaceful vibe come together at The Big Barn Farm to serve up a fabulous vacation for any season! The Big Barn Farm is a charming 25 acre Farm centrally located in the Green Mountains and surrounded by almost 1000 protected and undeveloped acres. The property consists of a large Farmhouse, multiple outbuildings and a Landmark 5-story Historic Barn. This 4-season paradise is a wonderful place to ESCAPE, RELAX and PLAY!

This rental, a modern, comfortable, renovated 1st story condo with all the amenities (and great internet) in the charming Farmhouse, is only 5 miles to Ludlow/Okemo. It provides easy access to everything but it's far enough away to relax! Close to: Skiing, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing, Hiking, Biking, Swimming, Fishing, Restaurants. [House has 2 listings - upper level condo can also be rented.] Perfect ski rental for Okemo or Killington. Perfect summer rental for Echo Lake, Lake Rescue and Plymouth State Park.

The Farmhouse condo has been recently updated and modernized. After a great day of recreation, store your gear/toys in the spacious & safe parking area and enter the Farmhouse to find plenty of hooks/storage for your gear. Once inside the cozy setting, relax, pour a beverage & soak up the stunning mountain and valley views through the bay windows of the large sitting/dining room as you contemplate what you'll cook up in the fully modernized kitchen. At dusk, head outside to the bonfire pit and enjoy roasting marshmallows by the warm glow of the fire and fading sunset.

In this sunny, private and secure downstairs condo, the Master has a comfortable queen bed and walk-in closet. The cozy second bedroom has twin bunk beds and a desk for remote work/school purposes. Additionally, there is a roll-away twin bed, an organic toddler floor mattress and a pack n' play that can be placed in any of the sleeping areas.

The kitchen has brand new premium appliances and is outfitted with everything you'll need to serve up culinary delights. The bathroom has a full-sized tub with rain shower head. There is also a large capacity washer/dryer to clean up from the day's activities.

When the snow melts, the farm gets set up with outdoor picnic seating, a grill, Adirondack chairs and the most relaxing hammock you've ever experienced. Truly paradise!

You'll feel like you're away from it all - even though you are only a short jaunt from the heart of everything that Central VT has to offer! The Ludlow/Cavendish area (5 miles away) is an amazing culinary destination! Lucky renters may experience the tasting room at the winery right next door (open occasionally - Brook Farm Vineyards/Bates Mansion). And the recreation opportunities just outside the front door are unparalleled.

Recreation Close by:
Out the front door of the BBF: Walking, Running, Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing on the property, VAST snowmobile trail accessible
Okemo base: 5.5 miles (Skiing, Riding, Mountain Biking, Restaurants, Nightlife)
Jackson Gore base: 7.5 miles (Skiing, Riding, Pool, Skating Rink, Zip Line, Adventure Park, Mountain Coaster)

A little further, but not much:
Killington Mountain: 22 miles (Skiing, Riding, Adventure Park, Mountain Coaster, Ropes Course, Zip Line, Nightlife)
Pico Mtn: 24 miles
Bromley, Magic, Stratton, Mt. Snow: 25-ish miles (Skiing, Riding, Adventure, Nightlife)

Swimming, Skating, Boating, all season Fishing:
Lake Rescue & Echo Lake: 5 miles
Camp Plymouth State Park: 4.5 miles
Buttermilk Falls swimming holes: 8.5 miles

Dining and shopping:
Proctorsville: 3 miles (SINGLETONS!, Neil's, Outer Limits Brewery & Pizza, Murdock's, Crow Bakery & Cafe, VT Apple Pie)
Ludlow: 4 miles (Goodmans Pizza, The Downtown Grocery, Stemwinder, Mojo Cafe, Java Babas, Mr. Darcy's, Harry's, Homestyle Hotel & Restaurant, Main & Mountain, The Hatchery, etc.)
Woodstock VT: 25 miles (Worthy Kitchen, and much more)

Breweries:
Outer Limits Brewery: 3 miles
Long Trail: 15 miles (Bridgewater Corners)
Harpoon: 25 miles (Windsor)

A little further away...
Manchester Outlets: 37 miles
Rutland: 29 miles

The lower level of the Farmhouse is all yours.

We allow guests to be extremely independent but are a phone call or a text away for addressing any issue or questions that may arise.

Sleeping Configuration

Master
1 queen bed
Organic toddler floor mattress available
Second Bedroom
1 bunk bed
Twin sized bunk beds and a desk for remote work/school purposes
Living
1 rollaway bed

Scenic views

Mountain view

Location

Mountainfront
Village

Amenities

Washing Machine
Clothes Dryer
Heating
Air Conditioning
Full Kitchen
Wifi
Smoke Detector

Reviews (27)

Excellent based on 27 Reviews

Activities

Snowboarding
Ice skating
Skiing
Sledding
Mountain biking
Hiking
Golf
Cycling
Swimming
Fishing
Walking

Suitability

Child friendly
Crib/Pack 'n Play
Parking Included
Ample parking. well-plowed in winter
Not Wheelchair Accessible

Directions

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Sheryl
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Nomads at heart, New Englanders by birth, Travelers by choice. We have visited more than 100+ countries and picked up bits of language and some crazy customs along the way! Many of our earlier years were spent wandering with nothing more then we could fit on our backs. Years passed, a couple wildly awesome kids showed up and some crazy properties found their way into our lives including a one-of-a-kind Miner's Cabin in the one-of-a-kind town of Crested Butte (truly one of the most beautiful places either of us has ever been) and, more recently, a gorgeous 25 acre former Vermont dairy farm which, when we found it, was a time capsule to the day it closed in the 1940s! 80 year old hay, anyone?

The Crested Butte Love Shack: We lived full-time in CB for many years and consider ourselves lucky to be stewards of the Crested Butte Cabin (since 2002!) - its a place filled with good energy and happy vibes, something you can feel the moment you step through its door!

The Big Barn Farm: We've lovingly restored this iconic Vermont Farm to its former glory and you can sometimes find us snowshoeing through the fields or picking apples from the secret orchard while sitting in the tractor bucket. What a breathtakingly beautiful place!

Whichever property you're interested in, we welcome you to our slice of paradise!

- Sheryl & Trevor
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Response time:within 24 hours

Policies and Rules

Check In: 4PM - Flexible
Self check-in with keypad
Check Out: 10AM
Suitable for Events
No smoking
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
House Rules
No smoking.
No parties, or events unless prior permission is granted.
We assume no liability. As our guest, you assume 100% liability for personal bodily injury while in transit to, while on the property of, or/and while in our vacation rental.
Cancellation Policy
Cancel 45 days or more before check-in: Receive (1) your money back minus a $100 admin fee OR (2) apply your payment to a future reservation taken within three months of original check-in date.

Cancel between 15-45 days before check-in: No money reimbursed but you can apply your payment to a future reservation taken within three months of original check-in date.

Cancel within 15 days of check-in: No money reimbursed.
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25 Acre Mtn Playground, Close to Okemo, 2 Bdrm - Cavendish is a Vacation Home located in Cavendish, Vermont, United States. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 5 guests
25 Acre Mtn Playground, Close to Okemo, 2 Bdrm - Cavendish has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and was listed on Houfy on May 2018

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