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Wits End Farm

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Terrace with table for 8, seating area for cocktails, with views to lawn, garden, gazebo
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Terrace with table for 8, seating area for cocktails, with views to lawn, garden, gazebo
Eat-in country kitchen with garland 60' gas stove, seating for 8
View of parterre vegetable garden in early spring
Side boxwood garden
View from terrace to pasture and pool
Front garden with hammock
View of quilt ensuite bedroom with queen bed
Wood paneled peaked roof dining room with tapestry in background
20X40 gunite pool, chaises and tables
View of double twin-bedded room with Haitian paintings and French doors to  garden
Green ensuite Queen bedroom
Part of boxwood garden room
View of part of living room with huge fireplace
Part of interior of gazebo, great for reading on banquettes or dining
View toward pond, barn and tennis court.  Pond loved by children for frog catching
Side view of garden room
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Overview
Rental Home -
6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Bethlehem, Connecticut
This sophisticated and modernized 18th Century rambling farmhouse is set amount towering tress, huge lawns, flower beds, parterre vegetable and herb gardens, 2 ponds, stone walls, pasture and woods.
There are five bedrooms, including one huge family suite with a Q bed, twin bed and a crib. All bedrooms have lovely linens, down quilts & pillows, and comfortable upholstered chairs. Swimming pool (20x40) for summer use, as well as terrace with cocktails area, and dining table for 8.....dessert in the gazebo across the lawn.
For B&B guests, breakfasts can be served at the big kitchen table or in the wood paneled peaked roofed dining room. The book-lined library has cable TV and the house has WIFI.
About the Owner, Joan B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 201 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN3453027
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Sharon C
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Our family stayed at Wits End Farm B&B for a weekend in early June for our son's graduation from a local boarding school. We can't say enough about our time there. Our host, Joan, was friendly and gracious. The house is beautiful, and the rooms - we had three - were lovely, immaculately clean and comfortable. The surrounding yard and gardens were well kept and featured a very relaxing hammock (which we took advantage of). We had two delicious breakfast that Joan prepared for our group of six, satisfying everyone from the youngest child (finicky girl, age 13) to the oldest (wonderful grandmother, age 80). Joan went above and beyond for our stay -- even preparing a light lunch (a delicious grilled cheese sandwich) for our son, who had gone straight to sleep after arriving at the B&B at 6am on a redeye flight from LA. We hope we can find another chance to return for a visit in the near future.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Wedding and other events are not permissable.
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    4 Queens
    4 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$900
$1,000
$3,500
$12,000
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $500 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $150 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
For B&B guests: Queen room with private bath -195; with sharing bath -175. Family suite (Queen, twin and crib ) - 225. For rentals....week minimum, from $3,000 and up depending on number of people and dates.

Additional fees may apply:
- Damage deposit | 500 USD per week
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About the neighborhood
Bethlehem is a small and bucolic farming community, adjacent to the towns of Washington and Woodbury and close to Litchfield with all their antiques stores, art galleries, hiking trails, trout fishing and horseback riding, and some of the best restaurants in the state. A car is definitely needed in this area, as their is no public transportation.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bradley, Hartford: 47.2 mi
Railway: Waterbury, Ct: 16.2 mi
Ferry: Bridgeport, Ct: 49.1 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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