Hattie Corn's Cottage

The first floor features a living room; dining area; bedroom with queen bed; fully equipped kitchen with stove, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, dishes and cooking utensils; and bathroom with shower. The second floor has a bedroom with queen bed and 1/2 bath. There is a deck on the back side and a screened porch on the front side of the cottage. Linens and towels are furnished. There is a TV, DVD, VCR, CD player, WiFi internet connection, games, and books for your use. The cottage has central air conditioning and heat and a washer/dryer. It easily accommodates four people, is nicely furnished, and truly is a home away from home!.

 

Rates are based on a two night minimum stay and are $85 for two people plus $20 extra per person per night.

Weekly rates are $500 for two people and $15 extra per person per night.

For reservations Phone (319) 592-3152 or Cell Phones (515) 975-4179 or (641) 919-3152

Email address: alexande@netins.net

History: Hattie Corn's Cottage is named after the woman who lived there in the 1940s. She was the last person to use cottage, until now. Since it was built in the 1840's, we couldn't see letting a piece of history go. We're bringing it back to life!
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Located in a National Historic District in Bentonsport, Iowa. Only a block from the Des Moines River, one can hear the tree frogs sing and an occasional owl hoot at night. In the morning one can often hear a cow moo across the river or roosters crow down the road, not so loud as to disturb ones sleep, but a pleasant outdoor greeting.

A bonfire and star gazing make for a pleasant evening in the country. We're just a couple blocks from downtown Bentonsport which contains an antique store, craft shops, pottery, blacksmith and beautiful county park along the river. There aren't any gas stations, grocery stores or malls here!


Contact Information

Your Hosts: Rick & Nancy Alexander

Address: 21922 Wall Street, Bentonsport (mailing address is Keosauqua), Iowa 52565

Email address: alexande@netins.net

Web address: http://showcase.netins.net/web/alexander

Phone: (319) 592-3152 or Cell Phones (515) 975-4179 or (641) 919-3152

Location: In Bentonsport turn South on Wall Street from Route J-40 - just 6 miles East of Keosauqua or 4 miles West of Bonaparte.

 

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