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The Fence House: now an icon in Creede!

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Travel back in time to this renovated 1906 home whose floors have been restored to original hardwood, ceilings repurposed to the walls, and a library filled with antique treasures & best sellers! This house is not to be missed thanks to its privacy fence made out of doors and windows! A Creede must-see! Within walking distance of everything in this miner's town - Creede Rep, Arp's, Rare Things, Tommyknocker's, and the cliffs.

In remodeling the home, we tried to repurpose everything we could! One private bedroom has it's own separate entrance. There is also a private bedroom with twin bed, and one pull out couch in the library. The library also has it's own entrance and has hundreds of books for you to peruse. The pull out couch easily accommodates two adults.

For internet access, we have fiber in our house for a full 100 meg of internet service. Easily video conference to anywhere in the world! Plus iTV. There is a a smoker and BBQ grill for cooking outside. Love movie trivia? The Fence House was a favorite of John Wayne.

At the Fence House, you'll have quick access to Main Street, the beautiful cliffs, friendly neighbors! Walk to anywhere in town! Hike trails that start practically in our backyard!

More Details

Owner
Ann C. Pittman
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2017

Location

Car: not necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Creede in Colorado

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Huge, custom-built shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Bedroom has private entrance.
    Library - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Library has private entrance.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

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The Fence House: now an icon in Creede!
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
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Fence House in Creede

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Creede at the Fence House as it was very quiet and relaxing. They roll up the sidewalks at about sundown. The house was rustic, but comfortable. Plenty of books to read. We had never rented a place like this where somebody actually lives there as the shelves were full of food and there were clothes in the closets. Thought we might have wandered into the wrong house. But , as they say, "all's well that ends well". Have no regrets.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Location! Very cute and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

This home is in walking distance to everything downtown. It was clean and extremely cute! The back yard was a wonderful space to spend the evening. From location to the comfort of the home, I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location in lovely Creed. Really cool house.

  • 5 of 5

Great property. Great stay. Host went above and beyond to be hospitable even making sure we could watch the bronco game.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

House was unique and comfortable. Location fantastic. Host was very gracious.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay. Host went out of his was to accommodate. Wonderful experience.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £37.46
Damage Deposit £187.32

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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