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Beautiful & Private Lakefront Home, 1 Mile from Town W. Panoramic Views

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View of our home, garage and private swim platform. Photo shot from our row boat

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to Lake Jeff cottage, conveniently located just two hours, N.W. of New York City, in Jeffersonville, N.Y. Jeffersonville is a delightful little hamlet, in the Western-most part of Sullivan County, known best for it's shops, restaurants and country charm. While you may feel as though you are miles away from civilization, Lake Jeff cottage is conveniently located just one scenic mile up the creek from the Town.

Renovated in 2004, This four bedroom, 2 bath lakefront cottage, emphasizes high-end finishes for the discerning guest, while still remaining true to it's rustic design.

Panoramic views of the lake from nearly every room in the cottage, makes this very special lakefront home a truly spectacular destination.

With a King size bed, Queen size bed, 3-full beds, and two single beds, there is plenty of room at the cottage for most families to sleep comfortably.

So join us at Lake Jeff cottage, and experience lakefront living in the beautiful Catskill Mountains

Welcome to the Cottage at Lake Jeff. The kitchen/ living room enjoys some of the best views in the entire cottage while providing the home chef a well equipped kitchen and all the comforts of home.

The first floor of the cottage is truly the heart of this home. The family chef will not feel isolated for one moment with this open concept kitchen / living room area.

Preparing meals at the cottage is designed with you in mind. This well appointed kitchen with its Pecan cabinetry, stainless appliances, large farmhouse sink and granite countertops is sure to satisfy the needs of our guests.

The kitchen easily accommodates the home chef with enough dinnerware, flatware and cooking utensils to satisfy your families cooking needs. With all new stainless steel appliances cooking is a pleasure in this charming kitchen. When needed, the oak dining table in the kitchen extends to oblige larger families.

First Floor: Opposite the kitchen is the lovely living room. The living room enjoys a very comfortable sectional sofa, chairs, cable T.V. and a wood-burning fireplace for those cool mountain evenings.

Behind the fireplace is a charming single bedroom with lovely antique furnishings. A single bed, desk chair and a closet adorn this cozy bedroom. There is second door providing bathroom access from this room. This room is wonderful for the guest who appreciates their privacy.

Just beyond the kitchen lies the laundry room with a lovely pecan wood pantry for your groceries and a beautiful, brand new bathroom.

Washing clothes in the cottage couldn’t be easier with the large capacity, Duet washer and dryer by Whirlpool located in the laundry room.

Renovated in 2004, The Cottage at Lake Jeff emphasizes high-end finishes for its discerning guest while still remaining constant in it's rustic design. The three story Cottage has Four bedrooms and two bathrooms and can easily sleep 8.

Second and Third Floors: The entrance to the Lake Jeff. Cottage is located on the second floor and features a custom built mudroom complete with cubbies to house your belongings.

The king and queen bedrooms and the first of two bathrooms are located on the second floor just beyond the mud room.

The Master Bedroom enjoys a King size sleigh bed, knotty pine floors, a couch, cable T.V. and incredible views of the lake.

The second floor bathroom is located between the king and queen bedrooms. This lovely bathroom calls attention to its custom-built cherry cabinetry and spacious sit-down stall shower.

The Queen bedroom features a custom bunk bed with a single bed over a queen size bed. Beautiful knotty pine floors, and again, incredible views of the lake.

The third floor of Lake Jeff cottage houses a spacious guest room known affectionately as the Bunk Room. The Bunk Room with its rustic cottage style enjoys three full size, log beds, for guests and their families to sleep in comfort and style

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be 25 or older to rent Lake Jeff cottage....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Due to the terrain including many stone stairs both inside and outside our home we do not recommend our home for children under the age of four. Our home is not child proof....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Outside premises ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets are welcome upon approval. We charge a $100.00 pet fee upon approval. You will be responsible for andy additional cleaning or damage from your pet....moreless

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • 3 rd Floor Bunk Room: 3 double

    Log style beds w/views...moreless

  • 2nd Fl. Master: 1 king

    Sofa & T.V. w/Views!...moreless

  • 2nd Floor Queen: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    views!...moreless

  • 1st Fl.: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • The cottage at lake Jeff comfortably sleeps anywhere from two guests up to 8 guests in it's four bedrooms: Third floor Bunk Room: Three full size, log style bed Second floor Master bedroom: One king size bed Second floor Queen bedroom: One queen size bed and one single bed First floor bedroom: One single bed While there are enough beds to accommodate eight guests, the cottage is the perfect romantic getaway for two....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Sit-down stall shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Newer bathroom with sit-down custom stall shower and mission style cabinetry. Beautiful brand new spa-like bathroom on main floor with bath tub / shower, vanity with chocolate brown & blue color palate....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We are a family friendly Vacation rental however, due to the many steps and terraces as well as the proximity to the water, this property may not be suited toddlers. Amenities include: *WIFI for your computer * Fresh linens for every bed * Fresh bath towels & wash cloths for each guest * Two TV's -one with DVD player * Stereo & CD player with indoor & outdoor speakers * High speed internet access with WIFI * Stove with convection option and warming drawer * Microwave *Duet high efficiency Washer & Dryer * Wood burning fireplace with firewood * Lake for swimming, fishing, rowing your boat * Row Boat, fishing rods & Lures * Two outdoor campfire pits * Large Commercial Grade Gas Grill * Large exterior picnic table with solar light umbrella * Board games, puzzles and a library of books * Local maps, brochures, magazines and event calendars * INCREDIBLE VIEWS!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Borrow books from our Library....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD player provided...moreless

  • Games:

    Plenty of games available for your pleasure...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV Provided...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Stereo in living room with outdoor speakers. Listen to music while lounging outdoors....moreless

  • Television:

    Two televisions provided...moreless

  • Toys:

    May games provided for hours of family fun....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    Play Station Two...moreless

  • Video Library:

    We do have a few videos but you may wish to bring your own....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake:

    Lake Jefferson is a small 44 acre private non-motor boat lake. We offer a private swim platform which is floating on the lake for you to use and enjoy....moreless

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful panoramic views from nearly every room in the house. ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Private lakefront downstairs from the cottage with fishing, swimming and row boat....moreless

  • Village:

    Jeffersonville is located just two scenic miles down the creek from the cottage. You can walk or drive....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    There is a dock located on the private waterfront....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Window air conditioners...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer provided ...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Stone Fireplace with wood burning insert...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Baseboard heat...moreless

  • Internet:

    WiFi...moreless

  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens for each bed provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open floor plan. Living room with fireplace. Open to kitchen and dining area....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Outdoor parking for three cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking for 4....moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Telephone in home...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels & beach towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Beautiful stone wood burning fireplace Wood included in rental...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker available...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Cooking utensils are available for guests...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    DIshes and utensils are supplied for our guests...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Pecan wood cabinets with Sile Stone counter tops. ...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Stainless steel Microwave available...moreless

  • Oven:

    Convection oven...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat:

    One row boat provided for guests to enjoy on the lake....moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful blue stone terraces for lounging, eating and socializing....moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large outdoor gas grill provided....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Covered stone porch just outside main living area....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Beginner slopes just 7 miles from Lake Jeff cottage at the Vila Roma....moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Fishing poles, noodles, row boat, life jackets available....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 21 - Jun 20, 2015
2 night min stay
$400
$1,500
Summer
Jun 21 - Sep 7, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall
Sep 8 - Dec 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$400
$1,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$400
Fri, Sat
$1,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Housekeeping $150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Additional information can be found on our site: lakejeffcotage.com

There is an 8% tax added to your rental fee for rentals that are less than seven days.

$100.00 pet fee Pets upon approval

Memorial Day Weekend May 24 - May 28th

Columbus Day, October 13

Thanksgiving Day, November 27

Christmas, December 25

New Years Eve, December 31


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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

Lake, lakefront, waterfront, swimming, views, theater, art, music, gaming, gambling, fishing, swimming, boating, skiing, tubing, rafting, concerts, galleries, pottery, museums, nature, birds, antiquing, shopping, water sports, fishing, golfing, hunting, canoe, kayaking, rafting, fly fishing, wave runners, jet boats,

water skiing, paddle boats, harness racing, opera, lake front, water front,

Located near Monticello, Liberty, Bethel, Roscoe, & Callicoon

Other Activities: rowing, swimming, fishing, birding,

Golf: There are 16 golf courses in Sullivan County each different then the other. While I do not have enough room to list them all, I will be happy to furnish you with information upon request.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: My husband and I were raided in Manhattan, NYC. We've enjoyed escaping to the mountains of Sullivan County for decades. We were fortunate to have found and renovate Lake Jeff cottage which allowed us the freedom to leave the hustle and bustle of NYC and unwind in the peaceful setting of Lake Jeff cottage. Our son is in college and it's more difficult to get away these days as a family, which is why we decided to share our home with you.

Why the Owner Chose Jeffersonville:
This is truly a unique property. My husband's family have enjoyed the town of Jeffersonville for two decades. The people are friendly and the town is a quaint country town just one mile from our home. The tranquility, the lake, the bald eagles and the amazing view will warm your heart and melt your stress away as it does for us. We've enjoyed many a holiday at our cottage and have some very special family memories here. My son and nephews learned to swim, fish, ice skate & sled on Lake Jeff. We've had many a friends and family members gather at our home to swim & BBQ in summers as well as ice skate and ice fish during Winter months. We feel truly fortunate to own one of Sullivan County's hidden gems. We hope have the opportunity to experience all that Lake Jeff cottage has to offer.


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Photos

  • View of our home, garage and private swim platform. Photo shot from our row boat

    View of our home, garage and private swim platform. Photo shot from our row boat

  • Private swim platform makes for great summer fun!

    Private swim platform makes for great summer fun!

  • Guests are encouraged to use and enjoy the row boat.

    Guests are encouraged to use and enjoy the row boat.

  • Are there fish in the lake?  Why, yes!! Fish & Birds are plentiful on Lake Jeff.

    Are there fish in the lake? Why, yes!! Fish & Birds are plentiful on Lake Jeff.

  • View of  the bluestone terraces just outside living room / kitchen area.

    View of the bluestone terraces just outside living room / kitchen area.

  • grassy level with picnic table and fire pit just outside your door. Great views!

    grassy level with picnic table and fire pit just outside your door. Great views!

  • Kids love to discover the shoreline.

    Kids love to discover the shoreline.

  • Partial view of living room with fireplace opposite kitchen area.

    Partial view of living room with fireplace opposite kitchen area.

  • Open kitchen / living room with BBQ and terraces just outside your door.

    Open kitchen / living room with BBQ and terraces just outside your door.

  • First Floor: Beautiful & New bathroom just steps away from main living area.

    First Floor: Beautiful & New bathroom just steps away from main living area.

  • Second Floor:  King sleigh bed in Master Bedroom with great views!

    Second Floor: King sleigh bed in Master Bedroom with great views!

  • 2nd floor bathroom with  stall shower and mission style fixtures

    2nd floor bathroom with stall shower and mission style fixtures

  • Enjoy your own private swim platform.  Great for both kids and adults!

    Enjoy your own private swim platform. Great for both kids and adults!

  • View from the living room / kitchen. Panoramic views throughout.

    View from the living room / kitchen. Panoramic views throughout.

  • Follow the creek down the mountain one mile to town with shops and food.

    Follow the creek down the mountain one mile to town with shops and food.

  • One of the bald eagles who've make Lake Jeff their home.  Simply beautiful!

    One of the bald eagles who've make Lake Jeff their home. Simply beautiful!

  • Dining Table with pro gas grill & plenty of seating just outside your door.

    Dining Table with pro gas grill & plenty of seating just outside your door.

  • Many levels leading from the house to the lake.  Great views throughout.

    Many levels leading from the house to the lake. Great views throughout.

  • Private dock and row boat for our guests to use and enjoy.

    Private dock and row boat for our guests to use and enjoy.

  • View of living room and view of lake from living room / kitchen area.

    View of living room and view of lake from living room / kitchen area.

  • First Floor: Cozy Single bedroom with bathroom just steps away.

    First Floor: Cozy Single bedroom with bathroom just steps away.

  • Second floor: Queen bed w/ single bunk bed & great views!

    Second floor: Queen bed w/ single bunk bed & great views!

  • Master Bedroom lounging area with tv and great views.

    Master Bedroom lounging area with tv and great views.

  • 3rd floor: Bunk room with 3 full size log beds, table & chairs  & great views!

    3rd floor: Bunk room with 3 full size log beds, table & chairs & great views!

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