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Contemporary rural retreat, Ithaca

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Contemporary rural retreat, Ithaca

Entire house
8 guests3 bedrooms4 beds3 baths
8 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
3 baths
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Spacious, modern home in nine acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, in state parkland close to Ithaca, NY.
Comfortably sleeps 6-8, with three bathrooms, large living/dining area, gourmet kitchen, sun room, and music room
Extensive decking (with gas grill), fire pit, swimming pond, pavilion, and croquet/badminton lawn.


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Parties and events are allowed
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8 Reviews

Barbara User Profile
May 2018
Lovely home in beautiful setting.
Daniel User Profile
May 2018
The house is beautiful and the grounds are spectacular. Verity was very easy to communicate with and got back to us quickly when we had questions. We had a great time!
Jeffrey User Profile
July 2015
My husband and I searched for close to a year to find our perfect wedding location. We were looking for serenity and class, but unfortunately found just the opposite. With many disappointed rides home, and all hope lost...we found Verity and Roger. From the front entrance of th…
Monica User Profile
May 2015
We stayed at Verity's home for 4 days during Cornell's commencement weekend. The serenity and peace felt at Verity's home was surreal. We absolutely loved staying at her place, coming and going easily into Ithaca and the surrounding areas. The property is gorgeous, well kept, cl…
Verity User Profile
Response from Verity:
Thank you, Monica! It was a pleasure to host you and to meet your wonderful son and daughter! You are welcome back any time - Tango especially would be thrilled!
May 2015
Tucker User Profile
October 2014
Verity was very easy to communicate and was very helpful from start to end. The house is just perfect! It is so beautiful and located in such a quiet area. So much space to just run around and relax. The interior was so tastefully done. The kitchen was very spacious and easy to…
Julie User Profile
August 2014
Ms. Platt's home was welcoming, immaculate and extremely spacious. We loved everything about our stay including the beautiful grounds and pond, the comfortable beds and great kitchen. She was easy to communicate with and we were entertained by the house cat, Tango. We're looking …
Mary User Profile
May 2014
This hidden gem lays nestled in the hills surrounding Ithaca. Quiet, serene, with long views to the private pond, this house and garden envelop you with peace as soon as you walk in. The spacious and beautifully furnished rooms, as well as the fully equipped kitchen and othe…

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Ithaca, New York, United StatesJoined in September 2010
Verity User Profile
21 Reviews
I am an art history and classics professor based in Ithaca, NY. I love to travel, cook and run and am interested in all kinds of art, design and history. I am also clean and tidy and promise to look after your property as carefully as I look after my own!
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