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Kingsley Grist Mill, Covered Bridge and Waterfall.

Castle hosted by Ron
4 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2 bathrooms
Entire home
You’ll have the castle to yourself.
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100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
House rules
This place isn’t suitable for children (2–12 yrs) and the host doesn’t allow pets, parties, or smoking.
America's only original Grist Mill & Covered Bridge residence, as seen on HGTV's "You Live in What?" Central Vermont's historic and romantic getaway features private beach (on Vermont's warmest river) with tethered, relaxing on site float tubes & two private decks overlooking Mill River's secluded waterfall and Kingsley covered bridge. Near Killington & Okemo Mtn.

*Hike & explore Vermonts newest river conservation area next door featuring ancient oaks, and the iconic Clarendon Gorge.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 sofa bed

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Breakfast
Gym
Air conditioning
Dedicated workspace
Iron
Indoor fireplace
TV

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4.98 out of 5 stars from 293 reviews

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Clarendon, Vermont, United States

Hosted by Ron

Joined in October 2014
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Currently, Ron resides in the Kingsley Grist Mill annex next door, with his artist/photographer/collaborator wife, Linda K. Evans and their international rescue greyhound Sid the Kid. Ron co-designed the first fossil fuel-free home in Connecticut, as featured in Popular Mechanics Magazine. His home in Vermont has been featured on HGTV’s “You Live in What?” Ron's first car was used in the filming of “Ghost Story” which starred Fred Astaire and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. Ron graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where he studied English literature under professor emeritus and author Milton White.  He also attended graduate school at Columbia and Miami.   As an A.C.S.M. board certified exercise physiologist, Ron and Linda developed and piloted the advanced aquatics based arthritis therapy program adopted and implimented by The Arthritis Foundation of America. As a freelancer writer, he has published articles in numerous magazines including: CG Magazine, Vermont Magazine, The Federation of Women Bodybuilders.  Chasing Woodstock - Finding the Cost of Freedom, is his first book.
Currently, Ron resides in the Kingsley Grist Mill annex next door, with his artist/photographer/collaborator wife, Linda K. Evans and their international rescue greyhound Sid the K…
During your stay
2021 Guest Update: The Kingsley Grist Mill is a single guest group destination which meets all state guidelines for visitor "isolation", sanitizing and non-contact requirements. Vermont remains the safest and healthiest state in the nation.

Guests may request a Vintage Vinyl concert by DJ Ron on an historic audio system built for Michael Jackson's lead guitarist, Phil "Float'in" Houghton in Pasadena California back in '74. The studio monitor speakers were custom built by Frank Fisher for LA's first 42 track recording studio, La Chateau, after a successful Jackson 5 world tour. 48 hours advanced notice please. Ask for details and visit "House Manual" for more info.
The Mill is home to The Original Woodstock Program Project and more than 2,500 mint and mint minus LP's.

Ron's first book Chasing Woodstock - Finding the Cost of Freedom, EupraxBooks 2014 is available from the author ... Signed and personalised, $20.00 (cash, check or credit card ).

* NEW for 2021 !
The limited release first edition sequel to CW, Erasing Woodstock - Is the 60's Counter-culture really dead? ,
will be available at a special guest rate from the author this spring. Please inquire.

* INQUIRE about a private beginner lesson with design artist Linda K. Evans. You'll take home a finished framed masterpiece.
2021 Guest Update: The Kingsley Grist Mill is a single guest group destination which meets all state guidelines for visitor "isolation", sanitizing and non-contact requirements.…
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Things to know

House rules
Check out: 11:00
Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection
Carbon monoxide alarm
Cancellation policy

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