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Stone School Cottage

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    Property description
    Lanesboro
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    If you’ve driven by, you’ve wondered about the story of this beautiful stone building. Built in 1832 as a one-room schoolhouse – a function it served until 1950 -- this charming and historic building has been given new life as a vacation getaway. It is perfect for romantic weekends or family adventures. We are about 8 minutes away from Jiminy Peak and 20 minutes from Bousquet Ski area in Pittsfield.

    The first floor classroom has the original blackboards and antique school furniture, while the tall windows offer wonderful light and views of horses, cows and mountains. Upstairs is a very large, but cozy space for sleeping and relaxing. There is a queen sized poster bed and a twin bed, plus 2 floor mattresses for kids. The kitchen is small but fully equipped and there is dining table for 4...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Canoe
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Swingset
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK325678 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

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

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 2 nights
    $155
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    Summer May 23, 2014 Aug 31, 2014 2 nights
    $175
    $200
    $1,250
    Fees
    • Cleaning fee: $40 / stay - Cleaning Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Additional adults beyond 2 is $20 per person/per night.

    If cancellation within 2 weeks of stay, and we cannot re-book then 1 night's stay
    is forfeited.
  • Property location
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    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Centrally located in the Berkshires and nestled in at the base of Mt. Greylock. Surrounded by horse and cow farms. View Fall foliage in the backyard. Minutes away from outdoor activities - hiking, swimming, skiing and world-class cultural attractions - theater, museums and music. 8 minutes to Jiminy Peak (skiing and summer adventure park), 20 minutes to Bousquet Ski area. Pittsfield is 10 minutes south (Barrington Stage Company, Colonial Theater, Restaurants). Tanglewood is 25 minutes south in Lenox. Williamstown (Clark Museum, Williams College Museum of Art, and Williamstown Theater Festival) is 15 minutes north. Mass MoCA is 30 minutes north. Norman Rockwell Museum is in Stockbridge - about 25 minutes away. Jacob's Pillow is 45 minutes away.
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famtravel...
San Jose, Costa Rica
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

We were lucky to happen upon this gem, and highly recommend it to families visiting the area of Mt. Greylock. Great on a rainy day, and interesting for all given the history of the old one room school house. Cheryl and Rich have created a beautiful space in a unique property. more

Management response:

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed it - even on a rainy day! Hope to see you again! Cheryl more

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Steven M
Ellijay
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We have stayed in several vacation rentals, and this one was extremely charming. The very first time I saw this one I just knew we had to vacation here while we were in The Berkshires. The owners were extremely helpful and easy to work with as they responded to questions immediately. The location was exactly what we were hoping for... more

Management response:

Thank you!! We enjoyed meeting you and so glad you included us in your itinerary. Hope you had a great time in Boston. If you're ever out this way again - please stay with us again! more

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Aaron R
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

The school house vacation at the Berkshires was a special experience! Cheryl and Rich were warm hosts and really made us feel right at home. The actual school room has fabulous knick knacks to look at, and our daughter loved playing school with all the desks and blackboard. The grounds are lovely and they have a pretty area right outside... more

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Listed since : Oct 2011
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