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A Fall Foliage Flyover of 1830 Elijah Haven Homeplace
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16 reviews
A Fall Foliage Flyover of 1830 Elijah Haven Homeplace
Haven Homeplace in the Spring with Apple Blossoms
Homey Haven Cottage
Haven Homeplace Carriage House/Garage, Deck, Dining and Barbeque
Haven Homeplace Living Room and the Red Decorative Propane Stove (non-functioning)
The Old Barn Beam Mantlepiece
Haven Homeplace Living Room looking toward the Center Chimney
Haven Homeplace Living Room with views toward the Fields
The cozy Sitting Area of the Living Room
Haven's Living Room Sitting Area and Library filled with great reads
Master Bedroom with Queen Bed and Skylight above the bed for stargazing.
The View from the Queen Bed toward the doorway
The View from the Queen Bed toward the window and fields beyond
Bedroom #2 with Full Tempurpedic Converted Shaker Rope Bed
Full Bedroom looking toward the Bathroom and Stairs
The cozy and bright Loft Daybed and View - perfect for napping, browsing or reading
The Reading Loft's comfy Club Chair above the Kitchen
The Haven Kitchen. The heart of the cottage
Haven's Dining and Gathering Area
The Antique 1948 GE 'Jetliner' Stove
Light, bright Bathroom and the 48' x 48' Skylight overhead
Fully updated Bathroom with Pedestal Sink and Frameless Glass Shower
Haven Perennial Wave Garden in the East Lawn
Numerous Adirondack Chairs for Viewing the Scenery all over the property in-season
From the Patio Deck to the North Field
Fall Foliage the Haven Way
The Carriage House/Garage in Autumn
The Carriage House and Wave Garden from the Patio Deck
The Carriage House from the Barn Rose Garden
The Barn through Spring Apple Blossoms
Cottage and Barn view from the West Field
June Pinks, The Wave Garden and Turkeys in the distance. East Lawn.
The Haven Cottage and Barn through Summer Wildflowers
Orchard set up for a Small Gathering
Wild Turkey off the Deck
Lilies in Bloom Mid-summer
The Haven Homeplace Watch Cat
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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Ashburnham, Massachusetts
Summer vacation in the hills of Central MA just west of Boston. Make memories "someplace different". We're closer to Boston than the Berkshires and with many fewer traffic jams than the Cape and Islands.

1830 Elijah Haven Homeplace is a very sweet, private and quintessential New England country getaway spot. Numerous guests say that it's unlike any other they've experienced. Unplug and indulge yourself in a much-needed quality-of-life break in this special place.

Between Boston and the Berkshires (but closer to Boston), Haven offers guests and travelers the opportunity to feel completely at home in a beautiful, clean, fully-updated, totally-turnkey (and very sweet) Gentleman's Farm on many peaceful acres near Cushing Academy, Wachusett Mountain and many other attractions in the hill & lake town of Ashburnh...
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About the Owner, John / Scott R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 136 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Long Island, New York
1 review
Reviewed July 31, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at the Elijah Haven Homeplace for 1 week and wish we never had to leave. Between the historic house and the beautiful grounds it was the perfect spot for our family vacation. We spent part of each day outside just enjoying the property. Our 2 year old loved playing in all the open space, picking blueberries, and looking...

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PegAD
Pensacola, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed August 1, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We spent a week at John and Scott's incredible Home Haven...woke with the sun to walk the gorgeous property each morning... Joined by turkeys, chipmunks and porcupine.. Up the hill to pick blueberries and across the brook. The farmhouse is splendid and inviting with lights to welcome you home each evening as you venture out. Sturbridge is less than hour...

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Saco, Maine, United States
Reviewed December 19, 2014 for a stay in December 2014

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Guests must sign a Guest Agreement. Review by clicking on "Book Now". Scroll down to "#4 Review and Book". No Smoking is allowed in house or on grounds. Rates are based upon a...
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
$250
$350
$1,950
$5,850
May 1, 2017 -
Feb 28, 2018
May 2017
2 nights
$295
$395
$2,250
$6,750
Additional Rate and Availability Information
ADDITIONAL RATES & SERVICES INFORMATION: 1 Night Stays are permitted at $395.00 for the night (all rates based upon to 4 people using 2 beds/bedrooms). Please inquire about pets, additional guests and associated fees. Browse our web site at www.HavenHomeplace.com for more rate and property details or call John Rahaim at 1-978-827-3141 between 8am-8pm Eastern Time.
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About the neighborhood
We are located in The Heart of New England with easy highway access to everything! Haven is nestled in the hilltown of Ashburnham, MA – in the eastern part of North Central MA near Cushing Academy, Wachusett Mt.and the Greater Gardner Furniture Outlets.

Nearest Highways : Rte 101 and Forristall Road at 0.25 Miles. Route 2 at 5 miles.Nearest Airport : Logan International Airport, Boston, MA at 55 Miles. Manchester, Providence, Worcester and Hartford/Springfield also within driving distance.Nearest Train : Fitchburg, MA at 10 Miles (new station coming soon only 6 miles away)Nearest Barpub : Gardner Ale House and Blueprint at 5 MilesNearest Ski : Wachusett Mountain at 10 MilesNearest Golf : Westminster Woods and Gardner Municipal Golf Course at 5 MilesNearest Restaurant : Lucky Dragon Chin...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Logan Airport, Boston (BOS): 55.9 mi
Railway: West Fitchburg: 6.0 mi
Ask us for a door-to-door driving directions map prior to your arrival. We know the quickest and most scenic routes from Boston, New York and points beyond.

Coming from Florida (Fort Lauderdale or Orlando)? Consider flying JetBlue nonstop into Worcester Airport, our very flyer-friendly regional airport, without the hassles of Logan Airport, Boston.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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