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Mid -Century Comfort on Beautiful Higgins Lake

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Last updated: 06/01/2015

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our Charming Lakefront Home on Higgins Lake is best described as peaceful and serene. Surrounded by towering oaks our home a has 50' of frontage (and opens to 100 x700 ft. deep) all on the 6th Most Beautiful Lake in the World. Home has open floor plan with hardwood floors, fireplace in family room, and great sun room overlooking the lake. Private 75ft dock and room to moor your boat. 14 ft aluminum fishing boat for your use. (Bring your own small motor).

Keywords: Lakefront, Cottage, Home, Charming, modern, clean, comfortable, spacious, serene, private.


Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Large Master and en suite bath and view of the lake....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Sofa Bed

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ceramic tile...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ceramic tile...moreless

  • Ceramic tile baths.


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Boat trailer parking only, no RVs....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Efficient fully equiped kitchen with double oven, counter top range, and view of the lake....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    Aluminum row boat for your use. Bring your own small motor for some great fishing. Pontoon and ski boat rentals at local marinas....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful brick patio with seating and dining overlooking the lake with adjoining sunroom. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Many good courses nearby...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Courts available at township park approx 5 miles...moreless



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Car: Necessary

Many great Michigan attractions are close by.

The beautifal Au Sable River with its world class fly fishing and great kyaking is only minutes away.

Only 75 miles to Traverse City, 80 miles to Petoskey, and 100 miles to the Mackinac Bridge and world famous Mackinac Island. In addition there are many great golf courses to choose from nearby.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1979

Why the Owner Chose Higgins Lake:
We fell in love with Higgins Lake as teenagers and bought our first house here in 1978.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Wonderful 1/2 mile walking trail along the lake in front of the homes. Safe for strollers and kids to ride their bikes as no motorized vehicals are allowed.

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Speaks: english


  • Sun Porch

    Sun Porch

  • Pure Higgins Lake

    Pure Higgins Lake

  • Master ensuite bath

    Master ensuite bath

  • Guestroom #2

    Guestroom #2

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Lakeside


  • Morning view

    Morning view

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Guestroom #1

    Guestroom #1

  • Guest bathroom

    Guest bathroom

  • Living Room

    Living Room

VRBO #311617

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 29, 2015

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Higgins Lake #311617

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