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Historic Luxury 5 BR Lake George Lakefront House

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Last updated: 01/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

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Stay in a piece of history. This house, in the owner's family for generations and called Mellowstone for over 100 years, is the only property on Lake George that sits on the Nation Historic Register. Filed under the name Owl’s Nest, the sister property and Mellowstone remain the only properties with this prestigious recognition. Mellowstone gained such accolades because it was once the library of literary great, Edward Eggleston, the owner's great great grandfather! See more about Edward Eggleston in Wikipedia. Mellowstone was built around in the late 1800’s. Eggleston was an author and historian who wrote such books as The Hoosier Schoolmaster; The Hoosier Schoolboy; The Household History of the US and it's People; Circuilt Rider; Faith Doctor; Pocahontas and Roxy.

Mellowstone, which features granite exterior walls, was converted into a four-season house after several years of historic planning and an extensive renovation that took place over the past six months retaining much of it's sense of history while incorporating the modern conveniences.

House Specifics: The first floor of the house boasts 13 foot ceilings with two wood burning fireplaces, a designer kitchen and masterful wood work. The house features hardwood floors throughout with three bedrooms on the second floor, one on the first floor and one in the guest 'suite' which is reached only through an exterior door. The house has three Three quarter bathrooms with showers. Each room features a queen bed! The house offers all new electricity, heating, air conditioning, on demand hot water, top of the line washer and dryer for laundry and stainless steel kitchen appliances. The house features a beautiful Mahogany deck that is built on granite stone piers too! The boathouse is fully enclosed and fully renovated as of this year. Beautiful lawns and gardens extend to the waterfront where you'll find the patio with lawn furniture as well as the boathouse and dock. The boathouse is not available but there is parking on the side of the docks for up to a 26' boat. Swim from the docks.

Mellowstone is also available offseasonl

You won’t find a more special place on the lake to share wonderful summer or winter memories. The house is conveniently located to number ski areas such as West Mountain (25 minutes), Gore Mountain (30 minutes) & Whiteface Mountain (60 minutes).



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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

                  • Pets Not Allowed

                  Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 5-8

                  Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                      • Lake View
                      • Lakefront
                      • Water View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Hunting
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Racquetball
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Wood Fireplace

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Balcony
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa
                           

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                          Summer season
                          Jun 27 - Sep 7, 2015
                          6 night min stay

                          $6,500
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                          6 night min stay

                          $6,000

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                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
                          • Taxes Not included

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                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2011

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Conveniently located on one of the nicest parts of the lake with close proximity to hiking, an endless number of lake activities, shopping, fine dinning, country stores, golf etc.


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                          Photos

                          • Mellowstone

                            Mellowstone

                          • Mellowstone from the patio looking across Dunham's Bay

                            Mellowstone from the patio looking across Dunham's Bay

                          • Mellowstone deck

                            Mellowstone deck

                          • Mellowstone Living room

                            Mellowstone Living room

                          • Mellowstone Kitchen

                            Mellowstone Kitchen

                          • Looking out kitchen windows at Mellowstone

                            Looking out kitchen windows at Mellowstone

                          • Mellowstone first floor bedroom

                            Mellowstone first floor bedroom

                          • Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                            Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                          • Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                            Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                          • Guest 'suite' bedroom which has it's own 3/4 bath and separate entrance

                            Guest 'suite' bedroom which has it's own 3/4 bath and separate entrance

                          • Mellowstone

                            Mellowstone

                          • Exterior door to the guest 'suite' of bedroom and bath

                            Exterior door to the guest 'suite' of bedroom and bath

                          • Mellowstone boathouse and dock

                            Mellowstone boathouse and dock

                          • Mellowstone from the lake

                            Mellowstone from the lake

                          • Portrait of Eggleston

                            Portrait of Eggleston

                          • Mellowstone dining

                            Mellowstone dining

                          • Mellowstone from dining looking towards kitchen

                            Mellowstone from dining looking towards kitchen

                          • Mellowstone Dining area with deck showing through slider with additional seatin

                            Mellowstone Dining area with deck showing through slider with additional seatin

                          • Mellowstone First floor bath

                            Mellowstone First floor bath

                          • Mellowstone Three quarter bath second floor

                            Mellowstone Three quarter bath second floor

                          • Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                            Mellowstone Second floor bedroom

                          • Mellowstone 3/4 bath for guest 'suite'

                            Mellowstone 3/4 bath for guest 'suite'

                          • Mellowstone from the shoreline

                            Mellowstone from the shoreline

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                          This listing was first published here in 2012.

                          Date last modified - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

                          $857 - $929 per night (USD)
                          Minimum stay: 6 nights
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                          • Sleeps
                            8
                          • Bedrooms
                            5
                          • Bathrooms
                            3
                          • Property type
                            House
                          • Reviews
                            3
                          Owner
                          Member since: 2011
                          Speaks: english
                          • Response time: Within a few days
                          • Response rate: 100%
                          • Calendar last updated: 01/16/2015
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                          518-656-9068

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