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The Kownover Farmstead historic home

Grand front of The Kownover Farmstead -- built in 1877.
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Grand front of The Kownover Farmstead -- built in 1877.
Tranquil yard and patio at the Kownover Farmstead.
Originally called the Summer Kitchen, it will soon become a 2-room cottage!
Pasture with fruit trees
Spacious updated kitchen with stainless appliances.
This is the Thermador range, and microwave/convection oven
The parlor, adjacent to the open concept kitchen.
The parlor, adjacent to the open concept kitchen.
The main floor bathroom vanity. The rain shower behind me is great!
Main floor state of the art laundry units
The grand dining room seats 18 to 20.  Awaiting the custom built Amish-style table!
The grand dining room seats 18 to 20.  Awaiting the custom built Amish-style table!
The grand dining room seats 18 to 20.  Awaiting the custom built Amish-style table!
Details of the large dining room
Details of the large dining room
Front entry.  Note the unique curved walls!
Stairs to upper level -- classy!
Front entry.  Note the unique curved walls!
The Master bedroom with king bed.   So inviting!!
The Master bedroom opposite view showing large dresser and en suite (bathroom)
The Southwest room has this comfy full-size bed.   It may be my favorite room!
The Southwest room has this comfy full-size bed.   It may be my favorite room!
The East Bedroom with twin over full bunk.
The East Bedroom showing antique bedroom set.
The Northview room has a twin over full bunk bed.
Antique Bombay chest in Northview bedroom.
Jack and Jill full bathroom on the upper level.  Lots of room for several users!
Check out this peaceful reading nook beside the upstairs landing.
Office becomes bedroom.  Two full beds and one twin.
Another view of the office bedroom with antique chest and built-in shelves.
Living room with HUGE HD TV.  Comcast cable (and wifi internet)
Alternate view of the living room showing comfortable seating and bay window.
The den in the lower level is the perfect gathering space with queen pullout.
Another view of the seating area in the lower level den.
The old barn and garage are functional for homeowner, and picturesque for guests!
Peaceful yard at the Kownover Farmstead
The summer kitchen -- soon to be a quaint cottage!
Flower beds beside the patio and sunroom
A peaceful focal point on the beautiful grounds of Kownover Farmstead.
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6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 19
South Bend, Indiana
This home has history, space to spread out, modern comforts and the peace of being secluded in a wooded haven. Restaurants are within walking distance however! A modern kitchen with granite counter tops and amazing appliances greet you upon entry. The large formal dining room will take you back to the 1800's and feels more like a ballroom with its 11' ceilings. The parlor and living rooms provide main floor gathering spaces, while the bureau provides a main floor bedroom. We are excited to tell you that the courtyard room is converted into a hot tub and sauna room! There is a 6 person hot tub, sauna, and changing room available! You may add this on to your reservation for an additional fee. The upper level has 4 bedrooms and two baths. The stair landings will make you say 'awww!' The lower level has a more rustic... Read more
Listing #FKN6685625
About the Owner
David V
Languages spoken:German, English, Dutch
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The Kownover Farmstead historic home was the perfect place for our weekend getaway. It gave our groups a chance to connect, share ideads, and grow. We had a large space to accomodate all of our activities. It also gave a nice, warm feel that helped...More

Thank Gabriel C
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The owner did exactly what he said he would do and answered all our questions prior to our arrival. Loved the spacious rooms and great dining room table that sat 20 comfortably. The extra large industrial stove/oven was perfect for cooking and made everything done...More

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(8)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (25)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    4 Twins
    1 Sofa
    8 Fulls
    1 Crib
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7 Sep 2018 -
9 Sep 2018
ND vs. Ball State
2 nights
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14 Sep 2018 -
16 Sep 2018
ND vs. Vanderbilt
2 nights
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28 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
ND vs. Stanford
2 nights
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  • Cleaning Fee: €96 / stay - Fee
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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