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Minnetonka Cape Cod Charmer 6 Mi. to Minneapolis--Garden Acre Near I-494 & I-394

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Minnetonka Cape Cod Charmer from west with fall colors

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Last updated: 07/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Minneapolis house description

Minnetonka Cape Cod Vintage Charmer with classic features throughout. First floor includes a large living room with a wood burning fireplace and leather queen sleeper sofa, a center hall with mahogany stairs, formal dining room, bathroom, refinished hardwood floors, several closets and entry rooms, antiques and leather furniture. The first floor also has a bedroom with a mahogany 4 post double bed. Adjacent to the bedroom and separated by room darkening draperies is a sun room with a leather couch, an antique English armoire, French doors to the backyard gardens and folding doors to the living room which can be secured. The fully equipped kitchen has a refrigerator with ice and water, stove with convection oven, dishwasher, disposal, Corian counter tops with marble back splashes, etc. Lower level includes a new bedroom, bathroom with marble shower and family room. The second floor includes bedrooms, all of which have antique desks, and a full bathroom with new granite topped vanity.


Gardens and patio: Outside there is a large brick patio with three tables, gas grill, wood burning stove, etc. all surrounded by gardens and paths to the large, private rolling yard with its pond, waterfalls, professional landscaping and gardens.

Gorgeous acre of gardens and rolling landscaping with pond, waterfalls, birds, deer and wildlife. Pick your own flowers, apples, cherries and raspberries. Antiques, hardwood floors, brick patio and sidewalks, basketball hoop, regional bicycle trail 200' away with bikes included. Set on a secluded, safe cul-de-sac of 5 homes on acre lots seemingly away from it all but convenient to Interstates 494, 394, Lake Minnetonka with its 125 miles of shoreline, Shady oak Beach, Minneapolis and its Chain of Lakes, downtown Hopkins and its farmer's market, Excelsior and Wayzata with their boat cruises, upscale shopping and restaurants. Walk to Minnehaha Creek, 3 parks, tennis courts, Dunn Brothers coffee shop, churches, art and historic tours of Minnetonka Mills. Biking distance to Ridgedale Mall, Target, Hennepin County Library, etc.

Kid Friendly:: Minnetonka has about 50 parks including several within walking distance. Minnehaha Creek runs through Burwell park 3 blocks away which is a historic farmstead/flour mill with picnic grounds. Meadow park is a short walk or ride up bicycle trail and has tennis courts, play equipment, walking paths through huge nature preserve, ball field, picnic areas, hockey and ice rinks. Home comes with basketball hoop and ball, soccer ball, football and room to play. Baseball and tennis equipment upon request. Shady Oak Beach is a short drive and has lifeguards, swimming dock, diving boards, etc. Lake Minnetonka has 125 miles of shorline, numerous swimming areas including a beautiful guarded beach at Excelsior Commons, fishing, excursion boats including $10 narrated tours aboard the 1906 Steamboat Minnehaha operated by the MN Transportation Museum. Minnetonka, and nearby towns of Hopkins and Excelsior all have farmer's markets.

Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            16' thick mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Trundle beds...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 double

            4 poster refinished antique double ...moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Sun room leather couch...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            Rec room double & siingle ...moreless

          • Bedroom 7: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Living room queen leather sleeper sofa...moreless

          • * Queen Bed: Sleigh bed with 15' thick mattress with 450 thread count sheets. * Double Bed: Newer Serta Perfect Sleeper mattress with 450 thread count sheets. * Twin/Single Beds: Trundle bed with new Serta mattresses * Convertible Bed: Leather queen sized sofa bed in living room *Double futon in finished lower level plus over-sized single click-clack futon *Pack and Play crib/bed available for toddlers *Additional beds available upon request...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Second floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Marble in finished basement...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet

            First floor...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer Wi-Fi, telephone, cable TV: 5 cable TVs in lower level rec room, kitchen, first floor bedroom with adjacent sun room and bathroom, living room, dining room and second floor bedrooms Catering Available: Numerous nearby restaurants deliver. Deck/Patio: Large brick patio with fountain, propane grill and wood burning stove. Additional patio. Professionally landscaped with blooms throughout warmer months, apple, cherry and pear trees. Pond and waterfall. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                7 cable tv's including a 50' flat screen...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • VCR
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • Game Room
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Restaurants
              • Zoo
              • Theme Parks
              • Cinemas
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Water Parks
              • Arboretum
              • Synagogues
              • Waterfalls

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Sledding
              • Scenic Drives

              local services and businesses

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

              Location Type

              • Resort
              • Town
              • Village

              sports and adventure activities

              • Pier Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Ice Skating
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Water Tubing
              • Tennis
              • Golf
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Roller Blading
              • Swimming
              • Skiing
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Hunting
              • Rafting

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 10 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Newer front loading...moreless

                      • Wood Stove:

                        On brick patio in back yard...moreless

                      • Living Room
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Parking
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Telephone
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Study Room
                      • Ducted Heating
                      • Ducted Cooling
                      • Living Area
                      • Thermos Bottle
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Water Cooler
                      • Filtered Water
                      • Firewood
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Backpack
                      • Parking Off Street

                      Kitchen

                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Stove
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • Grill
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Bicycles
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Terrace
                      • Barbecue
                      • Wood Deck
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Courtyard
                      • Patio
                      • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                      • Walkway To Water
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Large Cooler
                      • Small Cooler
                      • Golf Clubs
                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Brick patio with 3 tables, umbrella, heater, wood burning stove, lights, etc. ...moreless

                      • Tennis:

                        At Meadow Park within walking distance...moreless

                      • Boat:

                        Rent on Lake Minnetonka or take numerous cruises also available there and elsewhere....moreless

                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.8
                      from 12 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer
                      May 15 - Oct 5, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $250 $350
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $2,050

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      Fall
                      Oct 6 - Nov 23, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $215 $245
                      Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                      Thanksgiving Holiday
                      Nov 23 - Nov 29, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,000
                      flat fee
                      Early Winter
                      Nov 29 - Dec 20, 2014
                      2 night min stay
                      $150 $245
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                      Christmas Holiday
                      Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,000
                      flat fee
                      New Years Holiday
                      Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,000
                      flat fee
                      January & February
                      Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $125 $215
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                      March
                      Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $150 $215
                      Fri, Sat

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                      April 1 to May 14
                      Apr 1 - May 14, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $175 $245
                      Fri, Sat
                      Summer
                      May 15 - Oct 5, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $250 $350
                      Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $150 $215
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,310

                      Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Extra person/night >6 pp $15
                      • Cleaning fee $150
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Rates and $150 cleaning fee may differ with number of guests, holidays and particular nights requested.

                      Base rates are low season. Please inquire with your specific needs and feel free to make an offer.

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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 07/20/2014
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                      Location

                      18 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      MSP
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Steamboat Minnehaha
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Wayzata
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Interestate 494 & Minnetonka Blvd.
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Lake Minnetonka or Shady Oak Lake
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Champs, Redstone Grill, Applebees, Macys Ridgedale
                      12 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Hyland Park, Bloomington
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Oak Ridge Golf course
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Redstone, Champps, Chipotle, Origami, Applebees

                      Car: Recommended

                      6 miles to Minneapolis, 4 miles to Lake Minnetonka; 18 miles to MSP Airport), 12 miles to Mall of America,11 miles to Twins Stadium in downtown Minneapolis!

                      Other Activities: kayaking, boating, wilflife viewing, rock climbing,

                      Golf: Numerous golf courses nearby

                      Ski: Cross country skiing in nearby Meadow Park, Burwell Park, Theodore Wirth Park and yard. Downhill skiing at Hyland Park, Buck Hill, etc.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Minnetonka Cape Cod Charmer from west with fall colors

                        Minnetonka Cape Cod Charmer from west with fall colors

                      • Fireplace

                        Fireplace

                      • Living room with leather sleeper sofa, fireplace, 50' flat screen tv & oak floor

                        Living room with leather sleeper sofa, fireplace, 50' flat screen tv & oak floor

                      • Bathroom on 2nd floor, new vanity; bathtub w/shower, window overlooking backyard

                        Bathroom on 2nd floor, new vanity; bathtub w/shower, window overlooking backyard

                      • Lower level bedroom window 4' x 4' with twin bed plus twin trundle bed, cedar lined chest, large closet,

                        Lower level bedroom window 4' x 4' with twin bed plus twin trundle bed, cedar lined chest, large closet,

                      • Patio and grill with flowers from the gardens

                        Patio and grill with flowers from the gardens

                      • Dining room mirror and garden flowers on dining table

                        Dining room mirror and garden flowers on dining table

                      • Back yard early spring

                        Back yard early spring

                      • Side lot from street

                        Side lot from street

                      • Dining room with mahogany furniture

                        Dining room with mahogany furniture

                      • Birch tree east by driveway

                        Birch tree east by driveway

                      • First floor bedroom 4 poster bed adjacent to sun room and bath

                        First floor bedroom 4 poster bed adjacent to sun room and bath

                      • Minnetonka Charmer brick patio lilac tree

                        Minnetonka Charmer brick patio lilac tree

                      • Minnetonka Charmer garden yard

                        Minnetonka Charmer garden yard

                      • Lower level futons, desk, 42' television, knotty pine ceiling, etc.

                        Lower level futons, desk, 42' television, knotty pine ceiling, etc.

                      • Minnetonka Charmer path to hammock

                        Minnetonka Charmer path to hammock

                      • Living room to center hallway and dining room

                        Living room to center hallway and dining room

                      • Kitchen w/ Corian countertop, marble, convection oven, fridge with ice and water

                        Kitchen w/ Corian countertop, marble, convection oven, fridge with ice and water

                      • Patio umbrella, grill and  back yard

                        Patio umbrella, grill and back yard

                      • Back yard rock paths

                        Back yard rock paths

                      • Dining room with flowers from the gardens

                        Dining room with flowers from the gardens

                      $125 - $350 per night (USD)
                      12

                      4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 14

                      View calendar: Updated 07/20/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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