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Tappan Lake Area: Sunny, Peaceful Cottage with Fishing Pond on 13 Gorgeous Acres

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Fleming's Family Cottage

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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Cozy but roomy fully-furnished two bedroom cottage on a heartbreakingly beautiful 13 acre lot in Ohio's rolling Amish country. Located in the picturesque Victorian town of Deersville, five to ten minutes drive from fishing and boating on both Tappan Lake and Lake Clendenning and twenty-five minutes drive from the bustling burg of New Philadelphia, Fleming's Family Cottage is a peaceful, private haven.

Sunlight pours in through the skylight in the huge upstairs bedroom, which features a comfy queen bed and a twin bed separated by a low partition. Two huge closets and a dresser invite you to stay for a while; An overstuffed chair and ottoman tempt you to sit and read or take a nap; A desk and chair with a tree laden window view beckons you to write or think; And a TV nook stocked with videotapes gives the kids something to do when they're tuckered out from their day at the lake.


Downstairs, an elegant bedroom with a queen sized bed, a private window, dresser and roomy closet, connects to a bright, contemporary bathroom, with tub and shower and lots of cupboards. A bright and spacious modern eat-in kitchen looks out onto the stunning front lawn. The living room, with it's high ceilings, is comfortable and gracious, its window also framing the rolling, tree-graced lawn.

But though the house is wonderfully inviting, you'll find yourself drawn to wander the beautiful forested property. Dotted with tall fir trees, maples and willow trees, the property is breathtakingly beautiful in every season. A winding, tree-shaded path leads you to a large, cattail-fringed private pond stocked with fish. Dragonflies zigzag in the warm spring and summer air. Further down the path, an old two-room log cabin (under repair, the happy project of the property's owner), built at the turn of the last century, intrigues you.

Deer, safe from hunters on this land, dart in and out of the foliage, watching you as you follow the path up and over large and ancient rock formations, and make your way into a dense forest. Surrounded by whispering trees, and the occasional tap-tap-whirr of a woodpecker's beak tapping into hard wood, you will visibly relax. At night, the stars fill the sky, owls hoot, and pond frogs peep in a loud chorus, lulling you to an easy sleep.
Amenities: Washer and Dryer, refrigerator, new stove/oven, microwave, coffee maker, garbage disposal, Direct TV. VCR and videotape library, books, board games, BBQ.,picnic table, Air Conditioning. Sheets and towels provided.
Activities: Two minute's walk from the Deersville Country Store and their famous homemade ice-cream. Five to ten minutes drive from boating and fishing on the majestic Tappan or Clendenning Lakes, where you can rent a boat and swim, water-ski or fish.

The acreage on the property itself invites hiking; the large private pond is stocked with fish just waiting to be caught. For an excellent lunch and a tour of the Railroad Museum, visit Depot Town, fifteen minutes drive away in Dennison. New Philadelphia, with it's coffee houses, shops, movie theaters, restaurants and busy summer entertainment schedule, is a scenic 25 minute drive away. 45 Minutes to an hour away is the heart of Ohio's famous Amish Country. Deersville is on the Register of Historical Places, and is one hour south of Akron, Ohio and one hour West of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • The spacious upstairs bedroom (the Blue Room) has a comfy queen sized bed; On the other side of this large room, separated by a low partial wall, is a twin bed. The bedroom on the bottom floor has one queen bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Other Amenities

  • No smoking on the premises. Please bring charcoal for the grill and laundry detergent for the washer and dryer. Though a coffee maker is provided, we do not provide coffee. Besides salt and pepper and sugar, we do not provide any additional condiments. Though we will clean and 'turn over' the cottage after your departure to ready it for our next guests, we'd appreciate it you would leave the cottage in the same condition as you found it. There is no phone provided, but there is cell phone coverage. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$100
$650

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning for less thn wk $30
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

For stays of less than one week there is an additional $30.00 cleaning fee. Between Memorial and Labor Days we rent by the week only, Saturday-Saturday.


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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Akron-Canton Regional Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Necessary

Deersville is located approximately 45 minutes southeast of Akron, 20 minutes southeast of New Philadelphia and 20 minutes northwest of Cadiz, Ohio. Nestled between two beautiful lake systems (Tappan to the east and Clendining to the west) this property is an ideal location for those wishing to relax or take in the area sites (Amish Country is within half an hour). Deersville's General Store has been in operation for over 100 years. This cottage is located on 13 beautiful acres with pond and walking path. It doesn't get any better than this.

Other Activities: Amish country,.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, french, italian

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Photos

  • Fleming's Family Cottage

    Fleming's Family Cottage

  • The Pond in early fall

    The Pond in early fall

  • Dowstairs Bedroom

    Dowstairs Bedroom

  • Upstairs Twin Bed Cottage

    Upstairs Twin Bed Cottage

  • The walking path in the fall

    The walking path in the fall

  • Tappan Lake Beach

    Tappan Lake Beach

  • Springtime!

    Springtime!

  • Fleming's Family Cottage Pond

    Fleming's Family Cottage Pond

  • The kitchen

    The kitchen

  • Upstairs Bedroom-- Not in photo: a comfy reading chair and light and a desk.

    Upstairs Bedroom-- Not in photo: a comfy reading chair and light and a desk.

  • Deersville Cottage Path

    Deersville Cottage Path

  • Tappan Lake

    Tappan Lake

  • Winter in Deersville

    Winter in Deersville

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  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, italian
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 05/21/2015
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