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Charming Vt. Farmhouse with spectacular mt. views. Children welcome

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Londonderry, Vermont
Welcome to The Humphreys Farmhouse, a 65-acre year-round vacation home in Vermont. Located in the heart of the Green Mountains minutes away from skiing in the winter, and hiking, swimming and many other activities in the summer, Humphreys Farm is a great place to get away from it all and have fun. To learn more about our farmhouse, don't hesitate to contact us. We hope that you'll come stay with us very soon.
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Overview of the Farmhouse

Located halfway up Hell's Peak overlooking the Green Mountain National Forest
2500 sq. ft.
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Surrounded by 65 acres of woods, open fields and pasture
Within a short driving distance of Magic Mountain, Stratton and Bromley ski areas. Okemo and Killington are 45 mins to one hour n...
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Listing #FKN2294022
About the Owner
Kathryn Phelps a
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2012
Interaction with guests
We have been renting since 1993 and have a guest book on another website with more than 50 five star reviews. ( Sorry,but we have chosen NOT to offer a fire pit, but we have a propane barbecue.) Over the years, we have had many returnees. One couple came 17 summers in a row, and a couple of our ski families stayed 5 to 7 successive years.(We have a huge sliding hill in one nearby field.) I like to interact with guests before they arrive, and am available for questions while they are at the house. I use both email and phone. Our caretakers live very nearby and can usually be available for emergencies.
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Reviewed 19 March 2012


Date of stay: August 2011
Nancy B
Reviewed 9 March 2012


Date of stay: August 2011
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please take all your trash to the garage the morning you leave, with recyclables separated out single stream, and leave $10 cash for our caretaker to take it all to the dump. We...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 King
    3 Fulls
    2 Twins
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • cleaning/linens fee per week: ₹ 11,362 / stay - Fee
  • CASH per pickup to caretaker to take trash as needed and when leave house: ₹ 710 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
NB: SKI SEASON TAKEN 2018-19 FYI for future: 4 month long ski season: In addition to the $10,000 rental cost we ask for and $4000 for utilities, more or less depending on your actual usage. In addition, we ask for $2000 returnable security, depending on damage. We provide one cord of firewood, a thoroughly cleaned house and a full oil tank. We will accept five month long ski season from mid November to mid April for $12,000 plus $4500 for utilities, more or less depending on your actual usage fees. We keep careful records for this usage, which we will share with you. .
Snowplowing, garbage removal, and house cleanings during your stay are not included in the rental price. We greatly prefer to rent for whole season only; if you have a reliable partner, you can each have half seasons. We accept no shorter rentals than three months..Please bring your own bed and bath linens. We provide kitchen and DR linens. You provide oil tank topoff upon leaving and a final cleaning. Please...
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About the neighbourhood
Explore the Green Mts. and charming small towns of south central Vermont. House is one mile north of village and is sited on 65 private acres of fields, lawns, gardens, pastures and woods, with spectacular mountain views. Tons to do in surrounding area: antiquing, golf, swimming, canoeing, hiking, shopping, eating great food, Vt. Country Store, summer theaters, historical sites, too much to mention. Plenty of parking at house. Area is rural, with shopping center nearby and several towns of interest: Weston, Grafton, Manchester to name only a few. 'Lounge seats' in amenities description refers to the large assortment of lawn chairs and picnic table outside.
Getting around
You must have a car. No mass transit in town. Bus is available in Manchester to some places. Trains are in Bellows Falls and Brattleboro. Airports are in Albany and Hartford, both an hour and a half drive from our house.

We have numerous maps and guide books at the house to help you plan your daily expeditions, near and far, or you can just relax and enjoy our charming house and gorgeous views.Trekking in the fields is okay, but please not when the hay is high. Danger of ticks and we don't pound the hay down before it is cut by our farmer. There are many places to enjoy nature in the whole area. PLEASE BRING OWN SWIM TOWELS ONLY.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: ALbany or Bradley in Hartford: 80.0 km
Railway: Bellows Falls, Vt. : 40.0 km
Please contact owner after booking if further questions. In Londonderry, our home is one mile north of the village on Hell's Peak Rd. Coming from the west, Our road is a sharp uphill turn between the Maple Leaf Diner and The Mill steakhouse. It runs parallel to Route 100 north to Weston. Coming from the east, we are the right hand uphill turn right after the Rt 100 turn north. Our address is 1070 Hell's Peak RD. and a sign reading Humphreys is posted in front of the house on the maple tree closest to the road.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.0 km.
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