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The Great Lawn Inn at the Historic Philip Cheney Mansion

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7 Bedrooms
12 guests
8 Full Bathrooms
Vacation Rental

Property Description

The Great Lawn Inn at the historic Philip Cheney mansion is the perfect tranquil escape! The 20,000 square foot mansion is ideal for corporate retreats, family reunions, intimate weddings, a romantic couples getaway and photo/film shoots. Located less than two hours from New York City & Boston, 15 minutes from Hartford and within walking distance to Historic Downtown Manchester.

Guests will have access to the manicured gardens, a grand salon with two fireplaces, a dining room with a fireplace, 4 season loggia with a fireplace, the library with a fireplace, daytime sleeping room, dance studio, playroom, conference room, both a ladies & men's powder room on the first floor with adjacent dressing/sitting rooms. Sleeping accommodations include 3 bedrooms with fireplaces, private baths and queen size beds; 2 bedrooms with queen size beds that share a bath and 2 bedrooms with single beds that all share a bath.

The mansion is within walking distance to historic downtown Manchester known as the "City of Village Charm." Its broad Main Street and quaint side streets are lined with turn of the century brick buildings that are home to generations of businesses. Downtown Historic Manchester is a quintessential New England town with delicious restaurants, retail shops, beauty salons, grocery stores, antique shops, and an art gallery.

The 20,000 square foot Philip Cheney mansion is part of the 175 acres of the Cheney Brothers National Historic Landmark District and it is the largest of the remaining mansions of the Cheney Family.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 04:00
Check Out Time: 11:00
Max occupancy: 12

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 2
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 3
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 4
1 Queen Bed
Bedroom 5
1 Twin
Bedroom 6
1 Twin
Bedroom 7
1 Queen Bed


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
$59 CAD - - -
01/04/18 - 01/04/21
2 Nights Minimum
$6500 CAD - - -



Spa Services
Restaurant On Site
Gym / Fitness Centre

Availability Calendar

January 2018

  • Unavailable
  • Check In Available
  • Check Out Available
Availability last updated Jan 04, 2018
Overall Rating

Amazing corporate retreat!!

The Philip Cheney Mansion was the perfect place for our non-profit to hold our annual corporate retreat. The exquisite furnishings surrounded by the beautiful green grounds gives the home a peaceful, inspiring feeling, that transferred itself to our work. The rooms are decorated down to the last detail in period style, yet it is all very approachab... Read More

July 2017

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