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Debra Franchi

Member since: 2013
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Speaks english

Tranquil Country Escape, Reunion / Wedding Venue, hiking or SNOW lover delight

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of the Wonalancet vacation farmhouse rental

5 bdrms, 3 bath with Mountain views. Great for entertaining inside or out.

Private Country Escape on the edge of Mt. Washington Valley and the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Perfect Wedding Venue, reunion or family vacation. Perfect location to enjoy any season!

Hear the sound of the Wonalancet River from Locke Falls Farm. 3600sq' of bright year-round, living space looks out onto six acres of rolling fields which provides a tranquil, pastoral setting surrounding the 36'X36' rustic barn. Enjoy the picturesque sunrise with morning coffee as it reflects off the Ossipee Range or a relaxing sunset cocktail on the patio, fireside.

The home itself is a 1 and ½ story antique cape with farmer’s porch, stainless appliances, 6 burner gas Viking stove, double wall ovens, wood floors, 5 bedrooms (3 sets of twins, 1 queen and 1 full, 2 day beds), living room with fireplace, eat in kitchen with fireplace, pool table, 2 and 1/2 baths, mudroom/laundry room, and a seasonal screened sleeping porch with 2 full sized futons. High speed wireless internet, digital TV with DVD player and docking station.

Sprawling layout accommodates a large number of guests to enjoy both indoor and outdoor entertaining no matter the season. Property is very peaceful and beautifully landscaped. Stonewalls surround gorgeous perennial gardens and heritage high bush Coville Blueberries. Granite steps lead to plenty of outdoor living space which includes a huge built in gas grill, multi-level decks pour onto a oversized quartzite patio complete with outside fire area and ample seating for the entire family. Barn is currently under renovation to prepare for the 2015 event season.

Event Flyer and pricing furnished upon request.

Miles of maintained/groomed trail system for hiking, biking (mtn or road), XC skiing, snow machines, snowshoeing right out the back door. Trail system is connected to National Forest and Snow Machine club trails.

Many popular hiking trails lead into the Sandwich Range of the White Mountains. Several trail heads in the area, particularly in the locale known as Ferncroft, up a short spur road from Wonalancet. Across the road you will connect with several of the Mt Chocorua trail heads.

Tamworth offers an absolutely amazing Community!! The village of Tamworth is a 5 mi drive along the Swift River to the quaint village which hosts plenty of activities:

(Saturday morning Farmer’s Markets May thru October and monthly winter Markets)

The Other Store and Arts Tamworth

Tamworth Lyceum

Barnstormer's Summer Theatre (oldest summer theatre)

Remick's Country Farm Museum

Cook Memorial Library

Tamworth Arts Council

Tamworth Outing Club also sponsors a full social calendar

Tamworth, Chocorua and Sandwich includes several lakes, rivers and swimming holes for fishing or other water activities.

The property is located approximately 2.5 hrs. from Boston.

From the farm it is approximately 20 minutes to Center Harbor, 25 minutes to downtown Meredith and Lake Winnipesaukee. 25 minutes to Cranmore Mtn (North Conway) and outlet shopping, 15 minutes to King Pine Ski area in Madison, 45 mins to Attitash Mountain resort and Story Land area, approximately an hour drive to Mt. Washington.

With a little advanced planning, beds can be made up or the fridge and pantry can be stocked by locally sourced produce, dairy, meats, cheese, yogurts and baked goods, etc.

*additional fees/deposits will apply for provision purchases, maid service and wedding or event hosting.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Debra Franchi (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
124 Miles
Logan Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Hobbs Tavern
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
Indian Mound Golf Course
Nearest Train
87 Miles
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Route 16
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Checquers Villa
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Cranmore Mountain
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Lake Chocorua
Car: necessary

Amazing hiking, cross country skiing on groomed trails and snow shoe right out the back door. SNOW MACHINE delight - miles and miles of endless, maintained trails which access club trail network from house.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Wonalancet, New Hampshire

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$132
Incidental Fee (refundable if unused) C$666
Cleaning Maintenance Fee C$666

Non refundable cancellation fee of vacation rental is $150, which applies to all cancellations 60 days prior to scheduled occupancy. Rate increase may apply to holiday stay.

25% if cancelled 60-30 days prior to the Check-in Date
50% if cancelled within 30 days prior to the Check-in Date

2016 Event Rate is $5000/event plus $500 per night additional stay.
Event rates include taxes, insurance, cleaning and an onsite event coordinator the day of your event. We are happy to provide a list of local recommended vendors. Additional security fee and cancellation policy not included.

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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Wonalancet, New Hampshire

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , 1st Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Upstairs
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , 1st floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 7 - 2nd Floor Daybed
    Bedroom 6 - 1st floor Daybed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Events Allowed
  • long term renters welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Beautiful Wedding Venue!! Great collection of local providers available to help ease the stress of wedding preparation.