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Dramatic, Large, Open House with Lake and Mountain Views

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Last updated: 07/03/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Squam Lake house description

The house has a large, open floor plan for the kitchen, dining area and living room, which has a soaring cathedral ceiling. There are five bedrooms, one in a second story, two in a wing and two in the basement area. The basement rooms have twin beds and share a full bathroom. The other three have queen beds and their own full bath.

There is a very large screen porch, and a patio area on the non-lake side of the house. Finally there is a laundry area and a carport that accesses the house through the carport.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    large twin sinks, full bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    large, twin sinks, full bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    can be a kng bed, shared full bathropm...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    very large room, lake view,shard full bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    dramatic lake view, small full bathroom...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (4)

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    600+ feet of shore front with mountain view from house and dock...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    24ft dock and swim raft , but no beach...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Covered Parking:

    a large one car breezeway...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
early summer
Jun 1 - Jun 28
7 night min stay
$500
Fri, Sat
$3,000
fall
Aug 29 - Oct 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$400 $450
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,800
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$4,300 $17,200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Deposit secures the reservation. Cancellation less than three weeks out, results in forfeit of deposit. Negotiable under special circumstances, i.e illness.

20% deposit due upon booking. Half of deposit becomes damage deposit, refunded upon successful check-out. Balance of 90% due upon arrival.


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Location

0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Chamberlain-Ryenolds Forest

Car: Necessary

Squam Lake is a 5 mile by 7 mile by 7 mile lake just north of Lake Winnipesaukee. It has numerous islands and rocky shoals. It is known as the quiet lake because it is relatively undeveloped and does not have a great deal of boat traffic. Dog Cove is one of the lakes most southern points and is fairly narrow and protected. The western shoreline, where the house is, is fairly undeveloped and has a large piece of conservation land with parking on College Rd. walking trails and beaches.

The lake lies just south of the White Mountains, with Franconia Notch an hour north and Bretton Woods under two hours. Hikes nearby would include Rattlesnake Mt., Red Hill, the Squam Range, Mt Stinson, Mt Moosilaukee, Mt. Chocorua and many more.

The Squam Lakes natural Science Center is located in Holderness, five miles north on rt 3. The Center has extensive exhibits, trails and programs especially for children.

The New Hampshire Music Festival which operates for seven weeks in the summer, is located in Plymouth, 25 minutes away, and offers excellent full orchestra and chamber concerts.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1962

About the owner: This house was built by Eleanor Raymond, a Boston architect, for our parents as a retirement home. They lived there full-time from 1974 - 1992 and were involved in the NH Music Festival and the Science Center in Holderness. Our mother's piano is still in the house and was recently completely reconditioned.

Why the Owner Chose Squam Lake:
The house sits on 24 acres and has 625 feet of shoreline. There is also a caretaker cottage and an old barn which is on College Rd.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
With ten acres of conservation land on one side and 235 acres in the Chamberlain/Reynolds Forest on the other, there is abundant wildlife. The shoreline is part of a large cove shared by three homes. The dock is bathed in sun in the morning and shaded from mid-day on. The water in Dog Cove averages 12 - 15 feet and the swimming is excellent, as is the fishing.


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VRBO #423454

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Response rate: 70%
  • Calendar last updated: 07/03/2014
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