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Your Coach House home viewed from Lawn and Gardens.
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Your Coach House home viewed from Lawn and Gardens.
Fall Foliage with parking, Coach House, and entry porch
Your view of the lawns and gardens from from your patio
The Living Room seating four in comfort or six with the antique love seat
The Living Room with its opening into the Dining Room and the picture window to the gardens
The Living Room looking into Dining Room with the view of the Conversation/Television Alcove also seating four
Conversation / Television alcove with the open stair up to the second floor
Cabinet doors open for television viewing
The Dning Room seating up to six with its view out to the lawns
The east half of the Cooking Kitchen
And the west half of the Kitchen
Master Bedroom
Dressing Table in Master Bedroom
View from Master Bedroom window into a wintry landscape
Master Bed Room looking toward the Sun Room and Office
The Sun Room with south facing window and office desk to the right
Second Bed Room filled with light from two windows
Second Bed Room with queen sized bed
Your open patio and the door to the kitchen
Table ready for your cookouts and cocktails
Afternoon tea pavillion under its flowering arbor
Three-Season Garden Room with view to gardens, fireplace and seating for 16
View of Garden Room from upper level
View to upper level - more seating and a buffet table
Your host dozing before the Garden Room's blazing fire....  Come join me.
Pandora enjoying the warmth under the Garden Room skylight
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Southbury, Connecticut
Charming, recently renovated, two-story, 1,200 square-foot coach house built in 1795 and set in a tranquil 3-acres of lawns, gardens, orchards and forest at the heart of the historic Village of South Britain founded in 1715 by settlers from the south of England,

This vacation home an hour and a quarter from Manhattan features a spacious living room seating six with a television alcove four. The dining room seats six with sideboard and bookcase. Its large picture window opens to views of your private patios and beyond to the open lawns with gazebo and the constantly changing colors of the flower gardens. The adjacent kitchen is complete for preparing meals using its ample counter space and facilities.

An open stair leads to the super-sized master bedroom with adjacent sunroom and desk space and the second bedroom with windows on two...
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Listing #FKN4921493
About the Owner
jay c
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed January 7, 2015

My husband and I, and our doggies, enjoyed the Coach House so much. We became friends with the owner who was very accomodating. He even loaned us his ornaments, so we could decorate our Christmas tree! The downstairs is very open and comfortable and was...More

1  Thank Karen J
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
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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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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
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$149
$159
$795
$3,150
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $500 / stay - Deposit
  • The sky-lighted 500sf 3-Season Room with large fireplace, serving area and flowering plants and views to the gardens. This spac: $175 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $65 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
For rentals of a week or longer the electrical cost is to be paid based on the utility's billing rates. This cost is to be paid at the time of check out.

Children under 12 years and pets (no cats) need to be identified and approved for their stay.
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About the neighborhood
The coach house is a part of the original house built in 1795 on three-acres at the very heart of the historic village of South Britain with its 22 historic houses, a few from the 17th century. Across the street from the house is the Congregational Church founded in 1725 and, after a fire, rebuilt in 1835. We have Southbury's first Village Hall (1873) and first library (1904); the former is a local museum and the latter houses a collection of books about the village and town histories. The Country Store is a block away with a veranda where neighbors congregate. A short mile away walking along the Pomperaug River is the Audubon Society's Bird Sanctuary with field glasses to watch the diverse species feeding at multiple stations. Within a short walk or jog along a farm road with... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Hartford International or LaGuardia NYC: 65.2 mi
Railway: Danbury, CT: 14.9 mi
Ferry: Peter Pan Bus Station: 3.0 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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