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Fall Dates Open- Lakefront Cottage, Private Beach & Tennis Court, Sleeps 9

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Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lakeside cottage description

LAKEFRONT HOME WITH PRIVATE BEACH AND ASSOCIATION TENNIS COURT!

This 1920 cottage was built by a Great Lakes ship captain. It has been in the same family 80 years. The cottage sits on a bluff hanging over the beach, a mere 56 steps below. Watch sunsets (and the kids) from a screened porch perched above the beach.

A few weeks in this cottage allows you to step back to a slower, simpler time.

The beach offers the finest, whitest sand in the world and provides miles of beautiful barefoot walking.

This is the warm, clean side of Lake Michigan. Lolling and floating in the lake in the heat of summer is an unbeatable experience.

30 yards down the private lane is a tennis court shared by you and a few neighbors on a friendly first-come, first-served basis.

Four bedrooms are located in the main house; the 5th (with bath) is in a guest house next to the garage. Both main house and guest house are air conditioned.

Keywords: Beach house, private lane, private beach, tennis court, air conditioned

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

                Well behaved clean dogs only. No cats permitted....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                30+...moreless

              • Limited Accessibility
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

              • Bedroom 5

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              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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              • Detached Unit- Guest House: 2 twin/ single

                Plus full bathroom...moreless

              • MBR 1st fl - 1 King Guest room 1- 1st fl - 1 Twin w/lake view Guest room 2- 1st floor - 2 singles Guest room 3- 1st floor- 1 King Detached Guest House- 2 twins...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Located in Guest House...moreless

              • 3 Full Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:

                9...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Refrigerator
              • Kitchen
              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 9 people

              Amenities

              • Air Conditioning:

                Whole house + guest cottage...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Garage
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Towels Provided
              • Living Room
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking Off Street
              • Linens Provided

              Other Amenities

                  • Private home owners' association tennis court - one minute walk. Private cul-de-sac lane, with gate at entrance, very kid-safe and friendly. 56 steps to private beach, screen porch overlooking beach and Lake Michigan, spectacular white-sand beach with miles of barefoot walking. There are two full baths in the cottage, one with tub/shower, the other with shower stall. Separate guest house contains 5th bedroom and full bath with tub/shower. Air conditioning throughout....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Games
                  • Books
                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Communications

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Free Long Distance

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Balcony

                  Theme

                      • Family

                      Location & View

                      • Lakefront

                      Activities

                      • Cinemas
                      • Sailing
                      • Tennis
                      • Swimming
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Hiking
                      • Surfing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Kayaking
                      • Cycling
                      • Rafting
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Shopping
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Restaurants
                      • Live Theater
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Fishing
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.5
                      from 6 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Labor Day weekend
                      Aug 30 - Sep 2, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $700
                      Septeber Rates
                      Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $520
                      $3,600
                      October Rates
                      Oct 1 - Oct 19, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $350
                      $2,400

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $89
                      • Taxes Not included

                      This owner accepts: Credit cards.
                      Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 07/28/2014
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                      Location

                      Gambling casino-5 miles

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1920

                      About the owner: We are three siblings in our 60's who grew up summering in this cottage. It was bought by our grandfather in the 1920's. Our mother grew up there as well; summertime she now lives two houses away on the same lane.

                      Why the Owner Chose Lakeside:
                      We are three siblings in our 60's who grew up summering in this cottage. It was bought by our grandfather in the 1920's. Our mother grew up there as well; summertime she now lives two houses away on the same lane. It has hosted many of our family's weddings and reunions. This cottage is a cottage. It is well lived-in. It is not fancy. But it loves an active family, and tolerates moderate normal use well. The echoes of decades of joy linger.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      It is uniquely tranquil and beautiful. It is a place to create your own fun, whether in the lake, on the beach, on the tennis court, or on nearby golf courses.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Links to more information:

                       

                      Photos

                      • Welcome to Plumb Cottage!

                        Welcome to Plumb Cottage!

                      • Living room has fireplace, TV, DVD player, Internet.

                        Living room has fireplace, TV, DVD player, Internet.

                      • Freshly painted fully equipped kitchen with laundry room.

                        Freshly painted fully equipped kitchen with laundry room.

                      • Second bedroom with twin bed.

                        Second bedroom with twin bed.

                      • Fourth bedroom with two twins.

                        Fourth bedroom with two twins.

                      • Beach view from Porch.

                        Beach view from Porch.

                      • Another beautiful view from the porch

                        Another beautiful view from the porch

                      • Miles of beach.  Crystal clear water.

                        Miles of beach. Crystal clear water.

                      • Private lane from our driveway.  Tennis Court just a few steps away.

                        Private lane from our driveway. Tennis Court just a few steps away.

                      • Living Room with access to screened porch!

                        Living Room with access to screened porch!

                      • Dining Room with access to screened porch!

                        Dining Room with access to screened porch!

                      • Master bedroom with king bed.

                        Master bedroom with king bed.

                      • Second Master bedroom with king bed

                        Second Master bedroom with king bed

                      • Screened porch overlooking lake

                        Screened porch overlooking lake

                      • Beach access to private beach.

                        Beach access to private beach.

                      • Guest house with two twins and a full bath.

                        Guest house with two twins and a full bath.

                      • Sunset cocktails from the porch

                        Sunset cocktails from the porch

                      VRBO #356884

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, July 15, 2014

                      $350 - $700 per night (USD)
                      6

                      5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 9

                      View calendar: Updated 07/28/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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