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1890's Old Victorian Home, Sleeps 8, 2 Blocks from Lake Pepin

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Last updated: 03/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Lake City house description

This Victorian home was built in 1897 for Dr. Wilson as his residence and office, the house still has his original intercom system for people to reach him in case of an Emergency.

The Main Floor bedroom is named after Kathy Jo’s mother Eve Webster, this room was the original doctor’s waiting area, which features stain glass windows and the outside door still has Office Etched in the Glass. The quilts on the beds were made by Eve.

The Dining Room was Dr. Wilson’s original examining room.

As you climb up the open stair case to the second floor you will come to the first bedroom which is Blair’s Room, this is named after a very dear friend’s daughter who has her orange and pink wings and is watching over us. There is a quilt hanging on the wall that was specially made for Blair Anderson.

The next room is named after our grandmothers, Jennie Gilbertson which was Jim’s grandmother and Helena Harder which was Kathy Jo’s grandmother. This room is decorated in Kathy Jo’s favorite color Purple. It features a beaded purse that was made by Kathy Jo’s great grandmother for her grandmother Sylvia Webster.

Across the hall you will come to the Deborah Ann’s room which is named after my soul partner who gave me the courage to follow my dreams to make this home a reality. This room is decorated in her favorite color Pink.

The quilt hanging over the railing was made by Eve Webster pieced when she was 7 years old and quilted when she was 70. The Pink quilt in the rack was made for Eve by her grandmother when she was born in 1927.


Keywords: Victorian Home built in the 1890's centrally located in Lake City, MN sleeps 8 and is 2 blocks from Lake Pepin.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    All Beds have Simmons Beauty rest Pillow top Mattresses ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    All Beds have Simmons Beauty rest Pillow top Mattresses...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    All Beds have Simmons Beauty rest Pillow top Mattresses...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    All Beds have Simmons Beauty rest Pillow top Mattresses...moreless

  • Twin or Single Beds (1) there are 8 Single beds in 4 bed rooms

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Main Floor Bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Second Floor Bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Basement Bathroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • There is a view of Patton Park directly across the street, and can be seen from the wrap around porch, and many views of the splendid bluffs as we are surrounded by bluffs in the Lake Pepin area. This is bluff country!!!...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    There is a DVD player in the family room ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    We have HBC fiber optic cable TV in the family room...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    There is a TV in the family room ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    We have a large assortment of movie for your entertainment...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    This is a small town and we are centrally located one block from Hwy 61 and Hwy 63...moreless

  • Lake View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    We have HBC fiber optic Internet access...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    There is a Dryer in the basement next to washing machine...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Computer with printer & scanner...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distance telephone service...moreless

  • Garage:

    Garage is not used for car parking Vacation rental storage only...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced Air Furnace...moreless

  • Internet:

    We have HBC fiber optic Internet access...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linen are provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room is in the basement...moreless

  • Parking:

    There is off street parking for up too 6 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    off street both sides of street but no over night parking allowed...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    we have a large parking area for up to 7 cars or boat & trailer and RV...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Located in the main floor and family room...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All towel are provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    There is a washing machine in the basement you will need to bring your own laundry soap...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi code number provided for guest, bring your LapTop or Netbook...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Catering can be an option please inquire for details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Bunn Coffee Maker...moreless

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

    complete Kitchen with all the things needed to make your meal just bring your own food....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    there is a small balcony above the second level for fresh air or looking at the stars at night...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    We have a wraparound porch with a view of 2 streets Lyon Ave. and High St. with a view of Patton Park right in the middle.lined with rocking chairs to take in the view....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    there is a single person jetted tub in the upstairs bath...moreless

 

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Summer as low as $100.00/night(weekday) $200/night weekend $700-$1200/weekly
Sunday-Thursday 2 night minimum 1 Bedroom-$100.00 per night
2 Bedrooms-$125.00 per night/3 Bedrooms-$150.00 per night/4 Bedrooms-$175.00per
Friday-Saturday 2 night minimum / 2 Bedrooms-$200.00 per night/3 Bed Room-$250.00
4 Bedrooms-$300.00 per night/7 Day Weekly rental/1 Bedroom-$700.00 per week
Fall, Winter & Spring  $250/night (weekday)  $500/night(weekend) $700-$1200/weekly
Can sleep up to 8 People / 6.78% MN State Tax / 3% Lodging tax
Summer rentals but is available all year. Please Contact for more Info

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 03/25/2015
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Rochester,MN
Lake City
Nearest Barpub
6 Bars all in walking Distance 1-2 blocks
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 golf courses within 2-5 miles
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Red Wing ,MN
Lake City
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 63 out the front door
Lake City
Nearest Restaurant
7 all in walking distance
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Wabasha,MN
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 blocks for the house

We are Located in the Lake Pepin valley surrounded by bluffs topping over 1700 ft high and water the largest body of water on the Mississippi River 3 1/2 miles wide by 6 mile long. With the largest number of Bad Eagles around,

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Hello Our names are Jim & Kathy Jo Rodester

Why the Owner Chose Lake City:
My wife Has always wanted a Victorian Home on or near the water in a small town with friendly people. What a beautiful place with all the bluffs and right on lake Pepin, you could not ask for anything more.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We really like how close it is to all that we have here in Lake City, we are only 2 Blocks from the grocery store, there are 7 Restaurants, a hardware store, quilt shop, Scrapbook store ,Post office, 2 banks, 3 Gas stations, Fire station, 2 Blocks from the Lake or 3 blocks from the pier. 3 parks that are right in town. And Patton Park is right across the street.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from High st and Lyon ave

    View from High st and Lyon ave

  • View from High st

    View from High st

  • Main Floor Bathroom View #1

    Main Floor Bathroom View #1

  • Kitchen View #2

    Kitchen View #2

  • View of Main floor Dinning Room Book Case

    View of Main floor Dinning Room Book Case

  • Computer and Printer under Stairway

    Computer and Printer under Stairway

  • Second Floor Bedroom #1

    Second Floor Bedroom #1

  • Second Floor Bedroom #3

    Second Floor Bedroom #3

  • Original 1890's Bathroom (First Running Water Bathroom in Lake City Not Usable)

    Original 1890's Bathroom (First Running Water Bathroom in Lake City Not Usable)

  • Family Room in Basement Fire Place

    Family Room in Basement Fire Place

  • Family Room Basement View #2

    Family Room Basement View #2

  • Main Floor Bathroom View #2

    Main Floor Bathroom View #2

  • View from corner of High st and Lyon Ave

    View from corner of High st and Lyon Ave

  • Garage View from High st

    Garage View from High st

  • Kitchen View #1

    Kitchen View #1

  • Main Floor Dinner Room

    Main Floor Dinner Room

  • View of Open Oak Stair way

    View of Open Oak Stair way

  • Main Floor Bedroom (only one bedroom on main floor)

    Main Floor Bedroom (only one bedroom on main floor)

  • Second Floor Bedroom #2

    Second Floor Bedroom #2

  • Second Floor Bathroom #2

    Second Floor Bathroom #2

  • Basement Bath Room #3

    Basement Bath Room #3

  • Family Room Basement View #1

    Family Room Basement View #1

  • Family Room Basement View #3

    Family Room Basement View #3

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Date last modified - Friday, March 27, 2015

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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 80%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/25/2015
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(651) 345-2764 (Minnesota, USA)

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1890's Old Victorian Home, Sleeps 8, 2 Blocks from Lake Pepin

Lake City #311653

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