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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
1 night minimum
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Located in Franconia Notch State Park in the White Mountains, this family-friendly house is designed and built by the Boston architect Robert C. Dean. Known for Colonial Williamsburg and buildings such as Wellesley Science Center, Dean designed this 3-level structure as a second home for his family. The house sits next to a babbling brook, off a secondary road. The brook side of the building is walled with windows, sliding glass doors, balconies and a long deck which overlook the brook and forest. The top floor features 1 queen bed, a bunk-room with 6 built-in bunks, and a half bath. The middle floor features a sitting-room with wood stove, 1 queen bed, two twin beds, and a full bath. The lower floor features a great-room with kitchen, dining area (tables seats 12+), wood stove, two tw...Located in Franconia Notch State Park in the White Mountains, this family-friendly house is designed and built by the Boston architect Robert C. Dean. Known for Colonial Williamsburg and buildings such as Wellesley Science Center, Dean designed this 3-level structure as a second home for his family. The house sits next to a babbling brook, off a secondary road. The brook side of the building is walled with windows, sliding glass doors, balconies and a long deck which overlook the brook and forest. The top floor features 1 queen bed, a bunk-room with 6 built-in bunks, and a half bath. The middle floor features a sitting-room with wood stove, 1 queen bed, two twin beds, and a full bath. The lower floor features a great-room with kitchen, dining area (tables seats 12+), wood stove, two twin beds, and a half bath. The house is fully equipped with linens, cooking utensils, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and Wi-Fi. Parking for 3-4 cars. Charcoal and gas grills on the back deck. Enjoy old-time games and videos! Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 061552More
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About the Owner
Allison M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
Interaction with guests
Guest lets themselves in and out upon arrival and departure. Host is available any day, any hour by cell/text/email for questions of any kind. Local maintenance and cleaning persons happy to assist over any matter large and small, 24 hrs 7 days a week.
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Our second visit. We are from the UK and love the area and the accommodation, which is well look after, welcoming, spacious and a great place to chill out. The kitchen/dining room is our favorite room, access to the balcony and great big table for...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank E5495WYcraigb
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Wonderful location, beautiful creek behind the house. Feels like you are staying in the nature. Beautiful place. Lots of bedrooms and can accommodate a lot of people. The owner was ever so helpful in getting back to any queries within minutes. Enjoyed our stay and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Srikanth R
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A Vacation Home Rentals Traveler
Reviewed September 7, 2016

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Date of stay: September 2016
Management response:Responded September 7, 2016

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A Vacation Home Rentals Traveler
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
Management response:Responded August 22, 2016

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A Vacation Home Rentals Traveler
Jersey City, NJ
Reviewed October 14, 2015

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Date of stay: October 2015
Management response:Responded October 15, 2015

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Stove
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Alarm Clock
Washer
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Yard
Iron
Stereo System
Parking
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
VCR
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Franconia Notch State Park is a haven for outdoor recreation of all kinds, all seasons. Pristine and verdant with thick forest, natural waterfalls, swimming holes, the Appalachian Trail, and much more, hikers, skiers, families, and just about anyone can find something to love about the supremely natural White Mountain North Country. With bright clean air, clean mountain water, and shining starry skies, this land is ever a valued commodity.
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