To start, I went on a mad hunt for a home for us to stay in once we found out that Emily and Sarah were both going to come and join us for the last weekend of our vacation. Just from my point of view, it was going to be a much nicer experience if we were all in the same place and not venturing off to our own hotel rooms each night. Not to mention that the cost of hotel rooms during harvest in the valley are
Just imagine: a barn built in the 1840's in New Jersey. No metal rods in the entire framing. Disassembled and then reassembled in Sonoma. Styled by an acclaimed Interior Designer. Featured in Pottery Barn Catalogs for crying outloud!
I think the pictures speak for themselves:
My perch for most of the time there
The garden, with eggplant, tomatoes, herbs, pumpkins, watermelon, green onion, and lettuce varietals
Out to the little shed was a coal burning stone set grill that Terry cooked on Saturday night.
Here's the owners website about the Barn as well as some press about the process the owner went through to have it reconstructed.
Her Website: Link
The Wall Street Journal: Link
San Francisco Chronicle: Link
If there is ever a time you are looking for a rental home in Sonoma, you need to stay here! Such an amazing experience!