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THE RED BRICK. . . A country retreat close to town

Bedrooms 2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

We’re in the country close to town with easy access - the best of both worlds. Located just seven minutes from downtown Stephenville, Texas, home of Tarleton State University, The Red Brick has all the amenities you will need to enjoy the beautiful Texas landscape, fresh air, and fantastic sunsets. We’re less than one minute from Tarleton’s Agricultural Center where you can see horses at home on the range and happy cows.

Sit on the deck, listen to the birds, or take a walk on a country dirt road. Visit the pond and skip rocks. Sit on the dock and contemplate nature. Gather some wild flowers.

It’s all here in the quiet, tranquil setting of the country close to town. In town for a special event or just tired of the city’s chaos? The Red Brick is way more comfortable than a hotel room. Come to a place where you have free wi-fi, a full kitchen, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a sun porch, washer and dryer, a study, color TV, and one of the best small ponds in all of Texas. Take a breath and just relax.

Call The Red Brick home for a week or a weekend. And know that you’ve found happiness.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2018


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Stephenville, Texas

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • South Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Antique claw-foot tub with hand held shower
    North Bathroom - toilet , shower , Newly remodled walk-in shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • South Bedroom - 2 queen
    North Bedroom - 2 king
    Day bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Day bed in library - not a private room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing


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THE RED BRICK. . . A country retreat close to town
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Awesome and adorable.

  • Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great little house.

  • 5 of 5

Thank you to Charlie and Marilyn. This house was clean and in a great location. We definitely would rent this cute house again.

  • Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very rustic and charming.

  • 4 of 5

Marilyn and Charlie are the best hosts.

The Red Brick is a charming house on beautiful property. The outdoor space is amazing. Wonderful sunsets while sitting in the hot tub. Wonderful sunrise in the morning sitting in the porch swing drinking tea.

We would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: 28-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Country Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Red Brick for Christmas! It was a wonderful experience. The house has everything you need to cook and the beds are very comfortable. Marilyn and Charlie are extremely nice and willing to accommodate anything you need. The house is quiet and in the country but you are only minutes from town! Thank you for the great experience!

  • Submitted: 28-Dec-2016
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, peaceful country setting close to Tarleton University

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our weekend at the Red Brick house. Attended Texan Days for hopeful Tarleton Texan in 2018. House is very convenient to campus and town, on a beautiful setting. We were able to relax after busy day of touring campus, save on meals as we cooked there, and enjoy a getaway weekend as a family. Thank you for offering this beautiful retreat.

  • Submitted: 30-Oct-2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Homey, elegant country get-away

  • 5 of 5

The Red Brick was very comfortable; I had a relaxing three night stay. The home is beautifully decorated and everything- kitchen, baths, television, internet worked without a hitch. The owner is wonderful host; left a bottle of wine for me. It was great to get away from the city and be surrounded by the country, but be just minutes to downtown Stephenville.

  • Submitted: 2-Feb-2016
  • Stayed: November 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Dallas-Fort Worth
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 281 North
Car: necessary

The Red Brick is a short distance from the intersection of Hwy 377 and Hwy 281 and very near the Tarleton State University Agricultural Center.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Stephenville, Texas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee C$63.14
Property Damage Protection C$125.01

Check in time: Contact Owner
Check out time: noon

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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