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Lane's Country Homestead. Vacation Near Raystown Lake. 2700 Sq.Ft

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Lane's Country Homestead .A peaceful, serene,relaxing 'home a-way -from -home'

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Last updated: 12/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Raystown Lake chateau / country house description

Rent a fully furnished rural 'home a-way-from -home'. Make precious long lasting connective memories. Renew family ties & rejuvenate on quiet farmland surroundings. Enjoy the peace & watch the various birds, hummers,butterflies & listen to the sounds of rural America. Try to identify natural flowers,weeds & yes ,even poison ivy. Relax on the front porch while conversing with your friends & family. Play old fashioned board games. Return to 'old time' activities.Smell the fresh mowed hay ,see the fields of grain wave in the brisk breeze, or watch the corn-picker do it's job. Explore the wooded trails.Note the cemetery on a trail nearby. Run bearfoot in the lush green grass. Fillet ,flour & fry a few of your fresh caught fish or just enjoy the pond. Help your children play on the slide & catch them while using the firemen's pole. Have a horseshoe contest. Picture yourself swinging on our Scottish-link 3 hole golf course. Go back to simpler times. See the history in this area. If you like we would love to help plan your vacation days.Here is the home place to have reunions,family get togathers,small intimite couple s,just renewing friendshops.We are within 1/2 to 1 hr travel-time of many things to see & do. Amusement park,antique stores, caves, glass making, candle making, basket weaving, quaint mom & pop stores & many restaurants a varity of menus are just a few. Grocery,gas, clothing, discount & department stores are a few miles.

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Property Type

      • Chateau / Country House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Lots for the children to find to entertain themselvessuch as volley ball, horse shoes, trails, fish ,swim,playyard slide & inground pool....moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            bedrooms iare on the 2nd floor. Handrails to assist....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            We really appreciate you not smoking inside.Rcepticles are placed outside . The logs really absorb smoke fumes....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Sorry, but it is not fair to us, renters, nor to the pet, to be in a strange place & be expected be accident free....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            2 steps to the porch. Bedrooms are on the 2nd floor....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Double Beds (4) #1 master room/ double
 #2 2 doubles
 #3 1 double & 1 single
 #4 1 single, Twin or Single Beds (1) #3 single & 1 double
 #4 single...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Dish washer,toaster,coffee pot,blender,elect grill,roaster,crock pot,24 hr maintance,owner nearby,stater kit of t.tissue,paper towels,facial tissue,shower,bathwash,dish & dishwasher detergent,washer/dryer in home,firering with wood furnished,3 hole Scottish link golf course,awsome sunsets,mountain & field views to write home about,full night skyshow,porch rockers,wild life,identify bird calls,paddle boat,fish for lunch,rest, relax,rekindle your family memories,read books from our variety of titles,watch family movies,play volleyball,hoarse shoes,run bearfoot in the grassy yard, sit & watch the children on the slide or firemen's pole or just simply be at peace,remember the "ole times,life as Grandma had. Accept produce from our garden,walk the many trails,see an old family cementery,...moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Video Games:

                family board games, checkers,othello,marbles,chinese marbles. & puzzles...moreless

              • Video Library:

                (3) Many children movies some family movies...moreless

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding

              Location Type

              • Golf Course View:

                There is a 3 hole 'scottish link' course. We have clubs & balls for your use... no fee...have fun. It's located over the farm ridge....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Watch the awesome sunsets. No two alike. You can guess the month, by the spot the sun goes down,from the mountain ridges....moreless

              • Ski-In:

                Cross country ski, ice skate, & sled ride...moreless

              • Water View:

                Near the front, there is a small pond. In the winter, You can ice skate on the back pond during winter months. Fish, relax, swing ,use the paddle boat,in the back pond...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                back yard has a beautiful fishing pond. ...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Sailing
              • Snowmobiling
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Broadband Access:

                Atlantic broadband ...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Plus iron & ironing board...moreless

              • Gas Fireplace:

                remote controlled...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                400 count linens on beds ready for a good night sleep...moreless

              • Mobile Phone:

                Sporatic signel...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Graveled, drive way & extended area...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet:

                Password...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available:

                Several local persons are available . Will need to make a phone call & arrange it....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Kitchen spices are there for your use....moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                all emenities including a basket of snacks. Make pancakes or eggs for a crowd on the electric grill....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                covered front porch furnished with rockers. Watch the eveening sunset & squirrels,rabbits & listen to the birds & hummers,...moreless

              • Gazebo:

                located at the pool side , along with several tables & chairs for your use...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                There is an inground pool. The fence has a locked gate to which you will have a key to manage your family as you wish....moreless

               

              Reviews

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              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay
              $200
              $1,400

              Changeover Day: Friday


              Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 9%

              Notes:

              Charges are dependant on number of persons renting. No hidden fees for washer/dryer/golf/firewood/gas grill or pool.An appropriate amount of firewood is provided, if more is desired, there will be an added fee.

              A check is sent when making reservations. When it is received, a confirmation letter is sent to the guest, with final suggesstons/rules & an invoice. Charges are dependant on number of guests renting.


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              Last updated: 12/20/2014
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              Location

              20 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Altoona Blair airport
              22 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Huntingdon Country Club
              22 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Amtrack
              0.4 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Cooks Valley Rd
              4 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Cassville Country
              25 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Blue Knob

              Car: Necessary

              There are tours available:

              for hayrides ,if notified early enough

              Robot Farm, in operation

              Located nearby:

              Raystwon Water Park, Trough Creek State Park,Auto museum,Isett's Museum Lincoln Cave, Antique shops, quaint small town shops & of course the 30 mile lake that you can rent a boat, take a dinner cruse & a variety of restruants, from casual dinning to fancy dinning. Many things to see, hear & do.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1990

              About the owner: We have lived here since we were married. It was Bruce's home place & we fell in love with the residents, the landscape, & the entire area. Bruce dairy-farmed untill he was called to the Army. When he returned he again farmed for a while. We started & raised our family. He was employed by a local business working swing shift .Lydia is an RN, full time employed except a few years when our boys were young. We thouroughly loved what we did . We were both in active PR jobs,used to meeting people.Now we enjoy meeting new people & helping them enjoy part of what enticed us to become owners of vacation rental.Bruce delights in talking of the local history & gives interesting tours of the area along with tid-bits of lore assocciated with Huntingdon County

              Why the Owner Chose Raystown Lake:
              We purchased the farm from our mother so we could see others enjoy & treat our properity as their own.This home was on a land -grant from William Penn . Built in 1789 with many continuous renters & owners. Some added to it's beauty, some deterred from it. Now The Lane's Country Homestead stands as a historical beauty. Come & see . Anytime you wish to tour give us a call & if it is available, we will be glad to show it.We are very proud of what it has now become.

              The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
              We meet such a variity of families, Living from different directions in the United States,from various localities & cultures. Most all the children are well behaved & we can imagine the family teaching,helping & enjoying them. Family means so much! We enjoy the early morning ritual of coffee, tea ,meditation, & guessing the weather for the day under our gazebo on the patio.We enjoy the farm fields, mowing grass & garden work. Our real fun time is riding our 4 wheelers up in the wooded areas.Bruce is estatic when it begins to snow.! He delights in hopping onto his tractor to plow the driveways clear.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Lane's Country Homestead .A peaceful, serene,relaxing  'home a-way -from -home'

                Lane's Country Homestead .A peaceful, serene,relaxing 'home a-way -from -home'

              • fish, ride the paddle boat, relax in the swing & watch.listen to birds.

                fish, ride the paddle boat, relax in the swing & watch.listen to birds.

              • Winter fun! Ice skate,slide, sled, on the beautiful frozen pond.Enjoy the beauty

                Winter fun! Ice skate,slide, sled, on the beautiful frozen pond.Enjoy the beauty

              • Country comfort in the parlor,watch TV ,or play a challenging game of checkers.

                Country comfort in the parlor,watch TV ,or play a challenging game of checkers.

              • Prepare diner in the fully equipped kitchen & serve up to10 in the dinning room.

                Prepare diner in the fully equipped kitchen & serve up to10 in the dinning room.

              • Vacation along this quiet ,country road located near raystown lake & state park

                Vacation along this quiet ,country road located near raystown lake & state park

              • Lane's Country Homestead landscape changes early spring.

                Lane's Country Homestead landscape changes early spring.

              • Master bedroom.Beds are dressed, ready to have a very restful sleep.

                Master bedroom.Beds are dressed, ready to have a very restful sleep.

              • Rockers on the front porch. Read,relax,enjoy the birds or watch critters antics.

                Rockers on the front porch. Read,relax,enjoy the birds or watch critters antics.

              • WInter. Lane's Country Homestead.See the open fields,branchless trees,hear the w

                WInter. Lane's Country Homestead.See the open fields,branchless trees,hear the w

              • Relax before the cozy  fireplace,read a  library book or watch TV, in the Parlor

                Relax before the cozy fireplace,read a library book or watch TV, in the Parlor

              • Slide under the cozy blankets of fully dressed double & single bed in the loft

                Slide under the cozy blankets of fully dressed double & single bed in the loft

              • A peaceful view from Bruce's Glenn. An old barn built in the 1880's time frame.

                A peaceful view from Bruce's Glenn. An old barn built in the 1880's time frame.

              • Huge inground fenced pool with towel storage & change building.

                Huge inground fenced pool with towel storage & change building.

              • Country kitchen.Make preparing meals easy.Relax & enjoy your vacation rental.

                Country kitchen.Make preparing meals easy.Relax & enjoy your vacation rental.

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

              $200 per night (USD)
              2

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

              View calendar: Updated 12/20/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/20/2014
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              814-448-3351

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