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Vintage Farm House in Sierra Foothills

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Your own private ranch house.

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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our newly renovated 1890's vintage ranch cabin has all new modern appliances and comforts and is opening for the first time this Spring for visitors. From our location you can be swimming in Bass Lake in 10 minutes, get to the South Gate of Yosemite in 35 minutes, or drive the Sierra Vista Scenic Byway and have all the treasures of the Sierra National Forest at your feet. In the evening you can sit back and relax, barbecue, and enjoy the sweeping views from your own private garden. You are guaranteed great bird watching from our hummingbirds to Red Tail Hawks. After nightfall you might even enjoy being serenaded by the native coyotes!

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Due to the very dry year we are having we are prohibiting smoking inside (as always) and outside while on our property....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master bedroom with one queen-size bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Bedroom 2 has two twin-size beds...moreless

  • There are two bedrooms. One has a queen size bed, the second has two twins....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Newly renovated bathroom...moreless

  • There is one bathroom with tub/shower, toilet and sink.

Entertainment

  • Books:

    An assortment of birding books, maps and literature on the area are available....moreless

  • Games:

    Cards and board games...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Satellite TV service is available...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    A television is provided....moreless

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Fireplace:

    There is a fireplace but due to a dry climate, it may not be used during the summer months. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Internet is provided...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Lovely living room waiting for you to visit....moreless

  • Parking:

    There is guest parking in front of the house....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    4 bathroom towels are provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Pots, pans, basic cooking utensils and knives are provided....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic condiments such as ketchup, mustard, olive oil, vinegar and some spices. There will be one morning's worth of coffee and tea, and a the makings for a simple breakfast. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    The Wawona Hotel, located just inside the Yosemite gate has a lovely golf course which is 45 minutes away....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    May be rented at Bass Lake...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    You will have your own private, fenced in garden....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A gas grill is provided...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Jet skis available for rental at Bass Lake...moreless

 

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Summer
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2015
1 night min stay
$150
$1,050
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$150
$1,050

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $60 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 11%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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Location

  • Buckhorn Saloon & Restaurant

    "Local saloon and restaurant with lots of local color. Full bar, pool table, child friendly ..."

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  • Bass Lake

    "Beautiful lake resort area. Perfect for boats, swimming and sitting in the sun."

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  • Table Mountain Rancheria Bingo

  • CHUKCHANSI GOLD RESORT & CASINO

    "If you want to gamble and eat at a full buffet, this is the place. 30 minute drive"

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  • Ducey's on the Lake

    "Lovely family restaurant situated right on Bass Lake. Full bar, extensive menu, good service."

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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fresno
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Buckhorn Saloon
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sierra Meadows, Wawona Golf Club
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 41
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
La Cabana
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
Badger Pass
175 Miles
Nearest Beach
Santa Cruz

Car: Necessary

North Fork, a former logging community nestled in the middle of a vast pine and cedar forest is based at an elevation of 3,000 feet. North Fork has a large artist community, a farmers' market, and large Mono Indian population with several museums. The town itself is a quiet, quaint town that has one of the best Mexican restaurants you will ever enjoy. There is a grocery store, post office, coffee house, Pizza Factory and the authentic Buckhorn Saloon. Bass Lake is a 10 minute drive through the pines where you can lay on the beach, hike the trails, jet ski, dine at the local restaurants or rent a boat. Continue on another 25 miles and you will arrive at the South Gate of Yosemite National Park. You will be minutes away from the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoia trees and the Wawona Hotel and golf course and with another 45 minute drive you will be at Glacier Point. Continue on and Yosemite Valley will be at your feet. Another attraction in the area is the Sierra Vista Scenic Byway which has its starting point in the town of North Fork. It is a spectacular 100 mile loop through Sierra National Forrest with stunning views, picnic grounds, hiking trails and the gateway to Mono Hotsprings.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Katie and Bob are local teachers who love the outdoors and the great opportunities to enjoy nature in Yosemite, Bass Lake, and the Sierra National Forest. Our most recent adventure is creating a small heritage breed animal farm. We are currently refining the chicken run and will soon have donkeys and/or horses and of course, pigs! We also have four loving kittens who are quite happy to have you scratch their ears.

Why the Owner Chose Bass Lake:
We chose North Fork as it's a great place to raise kids, flowers, fruits, and vegetables, and spend time outdoors. And, who wouldn't want Yosemite in their backyard? We are on 12 acres that are perfect for raising animals of all sorts, a large vegetable garden and the beginnings of an orchard.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
We are located on the faster, more scenic route to the South Gate of Yosemite National Park (35 minutes) and Bass Lake (10 minutes). We are 25 minutes from the town of Oakhurst. We are situated in an ideal resting spot after day trips to many local attractions and half hour to the Chukchansi Casino and resort. You can sit in your own private garden and look out over historic grazing pastures and watch the sun set over the hills behind you and if you hit it right, you can enjoy the produce from our vegetable garden.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Your own private ranch house.

    Your own private ranch house.

  • Queen size bed in the sunny and bright 'master' bedroom

    Queen size bed in the sunny and bright 'master' bedroom

  • Charming, renovated bathroom.

    Charming, renovated bathroom.

  • Some of the local fruit and wine in our recently renovated kitchen.

    Some of the local fruit and wine in our recently renovated kitchen.

  • The shady and private front yard.

    The shady and private front yard.

  • The view from Glacier Point.  It will take your breath away.

    The view from Glacier Point. It will take your breath away.

  • Here is our tiny town of North Fork. Home of La Cabana and the Buck Horn Saloon.

    Here is our tiny town of North Fork. Home of La Cabana and the Buck Horn Saloon.

  • Got new chicks! Heritage breed Dominiques.
In time to move into new chicken run!

    Got new chicks! Heritage breed Dominiques. In time to move into new chicken run!

  • Spacious living room.

    Spacious living room.

  • Two twin beds in the 'kids room'.

    Two twin beds in the 'kids room'.

  • Fully equipped kitchen, just bring your favorite bites and drinks and relax.

    Fully equipped kitchen, just bring your favorite bites and drinks and relax.

  • Enjoy relaxing in the shady, private front yard with gas barbeque & sitting area

    Enjoy relaxing in the shady, private front yard with gas barbeque & sitting area

  • The beautiful Wawona Hotel. Drinks, dinner, a hike or a round of golf.

    The beautiful Wawona Hotel. Drinks, dinner, a hike or a round of golf.

  • Life at Bass Lake.  Boat, eat, drink, play and relax. 10 min. from our door.

    Life at Bass Lake. Boat, eat, drink, play and relax. 10 min. from our door.

  • Our farm's namesake!

    Our farm's namesake!

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Minimum stay: 1 night
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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/22/2015
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