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Rufus Tanner House

60 Sagetown Road
Pine City, NY 14871-9502
607-732-0213

Innkeepers: Donna and Rick Powell
rthouse@stny.rr.com
http://www.rufustanner.com
Rooms & Availability / Make-A-Reservations

GPS: 42.01815,-76.900113

Region: Finger Lakes

Nearest Cities & Towns: Elmira (8 miles), Corning (17 miles), Horseheads (15 miles), Painted Post (20 miles), Bath (40 miles), Ithaca (41 miles), Hammondsport (47 miles), Binghamton (64 miles)

Rufus Tanner House
About the Area: Country location between Elmira and Corning with nearby boating and fishing, walking or biking, sailplane rides, Corning Museum of Glass, Rockwell Museum of Western Art, Watkins Glen International Raceway, Mark Twain historic sites, aviation museums, antiquing,and more.

Inn Description: An 1864 Greek Revival farmhouse sheltered by century old Sugar Maple trees. It offers classy comfort in relaxing surroundings. Antiques retain the charm of the tastefully updated interior. Enjoy a quiet time on one of the porches, read a book in the seclusion of the garden, or sit by the fireplace. Three spacious air-conditioned guestrooms with private baths and queen beds, one has a large Jaccuzi spa, two have a gas fireplace. Porches, gardens, sunroom, common room with fireplace and off-street parking.

Number of Rooms: 3

Group Capacity: 6

Rooms Description: Sleigh Room a spacious room on the ground floor with queen size sleigh bed. Private bath with Jacuzzi tub measuring 5.5 feet long; 4.5 feet wide and 4 feet deep and a double shower.

Empire Room second floor room with a queen bed, gas fireplace and private bath with a walk-in shower.

Victorian Cottage Room second floor room with a queen bed, a 3/4 size bed, and private bath with a walk-in shower.

Amenities: Full Breakfast / Non Smoking / Air Conditioned / Accommodates Children / Accommodates Pets / Hot Tub / Jacuzzi Whirlpool Tub / In Room Fireplace / In Room Dataport / Common Phone / Fax Service / Satellite or Cable TV / Wireless Internet / Room with two Beds / Pet Friendly / Bike Friendly / Green/Eco-Friendly

Dining Information: Many excellent restaurants with extensive menus and reasonable prices within a 5-15 minute drive. Reservations for local restuarants and attractions can be made by innkeepers, Donna and Rick.

Locations / Directions: Latitude42.017575 Longitude-76.900079 Coordinates
42.017575, -76.900079
N421.0545, W07654.00474

Located between Elmira and Corning, New York in the Finger Lakes Region just off I-86 (Rt. 17) Exit 56.

From the east I-86 (Rt. 17) take Exit 56 turn left onto Water St. Continue on Water St. take a left at first light (Madison Ave.). Cross bridge and take a left at the next light (Maple Ave.). Continue on Maple Ave. until it meets Rt. 427 (Cedar St.). Turn right onto Rt. 427 (Cedar) at second light turn left onto Clemens Center Parkway (Rt. 14S). Pick up Rt. 328S (straight ahead) at the next intersection. Stay on Rt. 328S for about five miles. Take Rt. 78 (also called Sagetown Rd., it is the first right after the flashing yellow light) and go 2/10 mile. Rufus Tanner House is on the right at the corner of Bartholomew Rd. and Sagetown Rd. Look for the driftwood.

From the West I-86 (Rt. 17) take Exit 56 turn right onto Church St. continue straight to Clemens Center Parkway (Rt. 14S) turn left. Continue on Clemens Center Prkwy. crossing over Cedar St. and pick up Rt. 328S (straight ahead) at the next intersection. Stay on Rt. 328S for about five miles. Take the first right after the flashing yellow light (Sagetown/Caton) and go 2/10 mile. Rufus Tanner House is on the right at the corner of Bartholomew Rd. and Sagetown Rd. Look for the driftwood.

Rate Information: $105-$150 plus taxes, includes full breakfast, complimentary snacks

Other Important Information: Nearest Airport: Elmira Regional Airport-20 miles

Operating Season: All year

Check In Out: Check in 3:30- 8:00 p.m. Check out 11:00 a.m.

Restaurant Facilities: Several excellent restaurants with extensive menus and reasonable prices within a 5-15 minute drive.

Animals on premises: dog and cat

Services Available: Reservations for local restaurants and attractions can be made by innkeepers, Donna and Rick.

Testimonial(s): "A lovely house, delicious food and gracious and generous hosts: what more could one want or need: Thank you so much for a lovely stay". Anne and Peter

"You have a natural talent to make your lovely home feel like our home. And your breakfasts were fabulous. Very welcoming and relaxing atmosphere you have created by people who obviously care and love what they do. Thanks for a great place to spend our get-away weekend with our friends." Burlington, Ontario CA

"We so enjoyed our stay at your wonderful B&B. You have so many little "touches" that made our visit so special. It would be great to stay longer and continue to experience the peace and serenity of your lovely home. God Bless you both." Rita and Ken

Area Links of Interest:
Corning Museum of Glass - glass history and art
Rockwell Museum - western history and art

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Rufus Tanner House

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