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'Spruce Lake Farm' 52-Acre Log Home Estate with Private 7-Acre Lake

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This spacious, elegant, lakefront log home sits tucked away on a secluded 52-acre mountain retreat, surrounded by hundreds of acres of publicly-owned forest and rolling hills. The house looks out onto a beautiful, private 7-acre lake where you can swim, boat and fish. After grilling up your dinner on the oversized deck, take a swing in the hammock and then relax in an Adirondack chair and watch the stars come out in total silence. Situated midway between Woodstock and Cooperstown, Spruce Lake Farm is 5 minutes from quaint Bovina Center, 10 minutes from a premier 18-hole golf course, and 15 minutes from supermarkets, antique shops, fine dining and boutique shopping in Andes and Delhi. Children will love the tree house, play set and beach, as well as the two rowboats and numerous forest trails. Wireless internet and satellite TV are free. Click on 'More Details' below for further information.
Main level: The main level of this five bedroom, four bathroom house has a wonderful open floor plan and provides the perfect space for enjoying meals, entertaining and relaxing by the huge stone fireplace. The ceilings here are 35 feet high with rustic beams and views of the lake, and overhead is a spacious loft which serves as a library, office and reading area. Also on the main level are the kitchen and dining area, a log-walled bedroom with adjacent full bathroom, a TV room with HDTV and DirecTV satellite service, and an airy sunroom and library area as you enter the house.
Upper and lower levels: The upper level of the house has three bedrooms, one of which includes a loft for extra sleeping space, and two full bathrooms. The lower level boasts a huge master bedroom with en suite full bathroom, and leads out onto a beautiful stone patio overlooking a flower rock garden. The lower level also includes a large screen HDTV, a rec room with ping pong table and foosball table, and a laundry room with two sets of high-efficiency washers and dryers.
Play area: The play area has a tree house, slide, climbing wall, cargo net, swing, tandem swing, trapeze and bench swing.

Spruce Lake Farm also makes a wonderful gathering place for weddings, reunions and company retreats.

Visit us on Facebook for dozens of additional photos: http://www.facebook.com/sprucelakefarm

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Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 6100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Main level, original log walls and ceiling...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Lower level, master suite with private bath and garden...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    Upper level, large floor space...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    Upper level, view of lake...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 4 twin/ single

    Upper level, with overhead loft...moreless

  • Designed to sleep up to 14 adults comfortably, with additional young children sleeping in portable cribs or co-sleeping. Bedroom 1 is on the main level and is adjacent to a full bath with a sit-down shower. The kitchen and dining areas are only 20 feet away. Bedroom 2 is the master suite or 'honeymoon' suite, with full private bath, TV and walkout to the patio and garden. Bedrooms 3 and 4 both have king beds and plenty of floor space for portable cribs. Bedroom 5 has a queen bed and a twin bunk bed, plus two twin mattresses on a carpeted floor in an overhead loft area, accessible by ladder....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Main level, accessible...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Lower level in master suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upper level...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upper level...moreless

  • Bathroom 1 is accessible, with a shower with built-in seat, hand rail, overhead shower head and handheld shower head. However, it is too small to accommodate a wheelchair....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Free broadband wifi, no password required Free DirecTV satellite service Two large screen HDTVs Free local and long distance telephone service up to $10/stay...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Many books for adults, as well as children's books....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player:

    Two....moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    With foosball table....moreless

  • Games:

    Multiple puzzles and games, including poker chips....moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake:

    Private, 7 acre lake with boat house pavilion....moreless

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain:

    Nestled on the shoulder of Scutt Mountain, in the heart of the Catskill Mountains....moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Communication / Internet

  • Fax

Dining

  • Dining:

    Two adjacent dining areas, seating 16 total....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Not necessary on Scutt Mountain!...moreless

  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Two dryers....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Two wood-burning fireplaces....moreless

  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance:

    Up to $10/stay (billed at $.02/min). No international calls (please use Skype or a calling card)....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced hot air and radiators....moreless

  • Internet:

    Free DSL....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large fireplace with multiple seating areas, loft area and three desks for working....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    For about 50 cars....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Fixed landline. No cell phone coverage....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Available, but please try to bring your own bath towels (they take too long to wash and dry, especially with all the sheets too)....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Two high efficiency washers....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    No password needed....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Please bring your own coffee....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Well-stocked....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Well-stocked....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Nice and quiet!...moreless

  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked with cooking and eating utensils....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Small one off living room....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat:

    Two row boats....moreless

  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large wood deck overlooking the lake....moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf:

    On the way to Delhi, about 10 minutes away....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Feel free to bring your own!...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large stone patio adjacent to rock garden and extensive lawns....moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Genesis stainless steel....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    One hour away, at Belleayre....moreless

  • Tennis:

    In Delhi, about 15 minutes away....moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Noodles, inflatable toys....moreless

  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015
May 26 - Sep 7, 2015
6 night min stay
$633
$3,800

Changeover Day: Monday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $543 Nightly

Fall/Winter/Spring 2015-16
Sep 8 - May 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$900
$3,100

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $443 Nightly

Summer 2016
May 31 - Sep 5, 2016
6 night min stay
$650
$3,900

Changeover Day: Monday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $557 Nightly

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $150
  • Pet Fee $25
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Homeaway assumes that "one week" is 7 nights. For us, one week is 7 days, or 6 nights.

From Memorial Day to Labor Day our minimum stay is 6 nights, but for the first two weeks of June our minimum stay is 3 nights.

At other times of the year our minimum stay is 2 nights.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

Car: Necessary

Only 3 hours from New York City, the village of Bovina is midway between Woodstock and Cooperstown in the heart of the famous Catskills region.

Visit us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sprucelakefarm

Google Map showing nearby attractions: http://g.co/maps/6u6bp

Take a look at our panoramas on Microsoft Photosynth: http://photosynth.net/userprofilepage.aspx?user=SpruceLakeFarm

 

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Photos

  • Morning calm

    Morning calm

  • Spruce Lake Farm house and boat house in autumn

    Spruce Lake Farm house and boat house in autumn

  • The Atrium

    The Atrium

  • Loft with view of Atrium

    Loft with view of Atrium

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Original log atrium

    Original log atrium

  • Sun room library

    Sun room library

  • Master Suite - new seating arrangement near bed

    Master Suite - new seating arrangement near bed

  • Mural Room - king bed

    Mural Room - king bed

  • Loft Room - queen and twin bunk beds

    Loft Room - queen and twin bunk beds

  • Log Room - queen bed

    Log Room - queen bed

  • Our lake-front home sits on its own 7-acre lake on a private 52-acre estate

    Our lake-front home sits on its own 7-acre lake on a private 52-acre estate

  • The Perfect Wedding Venue - from 20 to 200+

    The Perfect Wedding Venue - from 20 to 200+

  • Atrium and loft

    Atrium and loft

  • Atrium loft library

    Atrium loft library

  • Dining area with lake view

    Dining area with lake view

  • Original fireplace

    Original fireplace

  • Master Suite - view of patio and garden

    Master Suite - view of patio and garden

  • Master Suite - Sitting area with 50-inch HDTV

    Master Suite - Sitting area with 50-inch HDTV

  • Lake View Room - king bed

    Lake View Room - king bed

  • Loft Room - loft area with twin mattresses

    Loft Room - loft area with twin mattresses

  • One of the four full bathrooms

    One of the four full bathrooms

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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