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Unique Lake Shelbyville Vacation Rental

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Unique in town rental house near Lake Shelbyville. Our English Manor Style home sits within Kaskia Woods. Stay for Awhile and Remember Forever. We boost of a children's playground, airy rooms, and lots of space inside and out. Looking for that special party place, family reunion location or small rehearsal dinner? This is it. A great location for bringing friends or family together for any reason. We are walking distance to Lake Shelbyville, or Forrest Park where you can spend the day swimming, hiking or fishing. Shelbyville's quaint downtown area is just a few short blocks away. You will also find many antique stores, fine eating establishments and Boarman's Roxy Theater, where current movies are just $4.00.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters must be 24 years of age. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We love children to visit. They always enjoy watching the wildlife and we have a 'Little People Playground' just for them....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    There is No Smoking inside the house or on the front porch area. We have provided containers for cigarettes and cigars to be disposed of in....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Yes we do allow up to 2 dogs. Please see our website at www.kaskiawoodsestate.com for the pet contract. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    The patio area and the lower level of the house are wheelchair accessible, large doorways and hardwood flooring. However, the downstairs restrooms doorway would be considered too narrow for a wheelchair to roll into. The upstairs of the house is not wheelchair accessible. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    Queen and Twin, Sleeps 3...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Queen, sleeps 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleeps 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

    Sleeps 2...moreless

  • Master Bedroom, King size bed, with private bath, (2) Bedroom #2, Queen and twin, shared bath (3) Bedroom #3, Queen, shared bath (2) Bedroom #4, 1 Twin bed, 1 twin sleeper sofa, shared bath (2) Bedroom #5, 1 Full size bed, shared bath (2) Additional Sleeping located in the downstairs: 1 Trundle Bed, Sleeps (2) 2 - Twin Sleeper Sofa's 1/2 bath is available on the lower level. ** Air Mattress available for parties over 14. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

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  • Master bathroom and another full bath are available on second floor. 1/2 bath available in downstairs area....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Unique property with large enclosed sun room, provides a lovely place to enjoy all of the family meals or just to sit and visit. Lots of bird watching and deer frequently munch on the front lawn. Great family location, very quiet, tucked back in the Kaskia Woods away from the street. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Lending Library. Bring a book but finish before you go? Feel free to borrow a book and take it with you when you go. ...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Along with a library full of children's and adult movies to choose from....moreless

  • Games:

    A large variety of card, dice and board games....moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV, DVR, DVD, for both children and adults are available for your use....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Yes, available in the Library. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Located in Family Room, Bar/Dining Area, Master Bedroom and kids area upstairs....moreless

  • Toys:

    Large assortment of children's toys provided. No need to take up space in your luggage or in the car....moreless

  • Video Games:

    There is a video game system and video games available. ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    We have numerous videos that are available for you to enjoy. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Our dining area seats up to 20 comfortably. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 20 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each room in the house has its own air conditioning unit....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Clothes dryer along with fabric softener available for your convenience....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    We have gas fireplace in the living room downstairs. ...moreless

  • Garage:

    Yes, 3 car covered parking....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiator Heat keeps this house nice and toasty all winter long....moreless

  • Internet:

    Free internet is provided for you. Connection details will be provided upon check in....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens are provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Pull out sofa bed available for additional sleep area. Sleeps 1...moreless

  • Parking:

    3 car garage available for use, additional parking is available within the large driveway area....moreless

  • Telephone:

    A telephone is available in the house for your convenience. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and Beach Towels are provided for your convenience....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer are available for your convenience. Laundry Detergent is provided. It is located upstairs, last room on the right....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee is provided along with sugars and creamers. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    The cabinets are fully stocked with place setting up to 15....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Kenmore....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Our kitchen is fully stocked. All dishes are dishwasher and microwave safe. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Large Microwave is available in the dining area....moreless

  • Oven:

    Kenmore....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Basics are provided. Salt and pepper, some of the more common spices....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    We provide your basic condiments for you. ...moreless

  • Stove:

    Kenmore Oven with 4 burner cook top....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Kitchen Aide Toaster. ...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Boat:

    9th Street Beach and Dock are available less than a mile away. Lithia Springs Marina and Findlay Marina have boat rental. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    New patio, the best place to hang out after a day of doing anything! Relax under our big beautiful umbrella, draw us a picture on the patio, or take a little ride on our glider. Plenty of seating....moreless

  • Golf:

    Many golf courses nearby. http://www.lakeshelbyville.com/recreation.htm#golfing...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    A beautiful front lawn where many animals like to spend their days. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas and charcoal grills are provided. BBQ pit, perfect for roasting marshmallows! ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis courts are available behind the middle school on 6th street. Less than a mile away. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The public pool is located in Forest Park, less than a mile away. http://www.shelbyvilleillinois.net/lake-shelbyville-illinois-area-forest-park-aquatic-center-public-swimming-pool/ ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Year Round
Jan 12 - Jul 10, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $395
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,370 $7,400
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300
$1,950 $6,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8.654%

Notes:

Two Night Minimum Stay: Three night minimum stay required for the following Holiday bookings: Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

100 Miles
Nearest Airport
Lambert INT, St Louis, Mo
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Downtown Shelbyville
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Eagle Creek
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 16, Route 128
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Downtown Shelbyville
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Shelbyville
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
9th Street Beach/Boat Launch

Car: Necessary

Lake Shelbyville Information

Beautiful Lake Shelbyville has 172 miles of shoreline, encompassing 11,100 acres of surface area. Enjoy a trip out on the lake from the many boat docks, soak up some sunshine at the beach, or just go fish! You're sure to catch a big one if you give it a try. Here are a few of the varieties stocked: bass, perch, bluegill, pike, catfish, sunfish, crappie, walleye, largemouth bass, white bass, and the ever famous muskellunge.

Marina Information

There are three marinas located along the lakeshore. Each marina has boat docks to rent for your own boat, as well as various types of boats to rent, to include: Pontoon, Fishing, Party Barges, and House Boats. Call early to ensure availability.

Lithia Springs Marina: 217-774-4121, 800-447-4121 / www.lithiamarina.com

Findlay Marina: 217-756-8595 / www.findlaymarina.com

Sullivan Marina: 217-728-7338 / www.sullivanmarina.com

Some Local Activities

Swimming (beach and pool), boating, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking, fishing, hunting, wildlife viewing, bird watching, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, shopping, movie theater, as well as many local state parks and forests.

Town of Shelbyville Information

Shelbyville has several unique shops and restaurants in the downtown area. Our movie theater has current movies at only $4 per ticket! You can't go wrong. We even have a WalMart if you have forgotten something. More information is available at the Chamber of Commerce website (www.shelbyvillechamberofcommerce.com, 217-774-2221) and we have also provided a Book of Knowledge for you to browse through at check-in.

Building Memories

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1936

About the owner: Kaskia Woods Estate is owned an operated by the George Bolinger Family. The house was built in the early 1900's and has been a part of our family since 1936. It has provided us with many warm and wonderful memories.

Why the Owner Chose Shelbyville:
This home has been the source of many fond memories for our family. Birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and many relaxing summer nights along with cold but comfortable winter nights have been spent in this house. We want you to have a chance to make similar memories.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We are located within a mile of Lake Shelbyville's 9th Street Beach/Boat Launch, and only four city blocks from Forest Park Aquatic Center and many miles of walking/hiking trails. We're also walking distance to a local grocery and 6 blocks from Shelbyville's downtown area, where you can visit and enjoy a variety of restaurants or take in a movie at our very own Roxy Theater.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Enjoy your stay!

    Enjoy your stay!

  • Fire pit and grills. Dog pens in back for your four legged friends

    Fire pit and grills. Dog pens in back for your four legged friends

  • Our entryway leading to the family room, living room and upstairs

    Our entryway leading to the family room, living room and upstairs

  • The living room

    The living room

  • A downstairs trundle bed for those unable to walk the stairs

    A downstairs trundle bed for those unable to walk the stairs

  • The back porch dining and bar area. Windows to watch the birds and enjoy nature

    The back porch dining and bar area. Windows to watch the birds and enjoy nature

  • George's Room!  Queen Bed. Toy closet is in this room!

    George's Room! Queen Bed. Toy closet is in this room!

  • Ginnie's room. Queen bed and day bed

    Ginnie's room. Queen bed and day bed

  • Noel's room - the master. King size bed and master bath

    Noel's room - the master. King size bed and master bath

  • View from the master bedroom. Three car garage

    View from the master bedroom. Three car garage

  • Our Little People's Playground in May.

    Our Little People's Playground in May.

  • The living room with working gas fireplace and piano

    The living room with working gas fireplace and piano

  • The library with books to read and twin bed with trundle

    The library with books to read and twin bed with trundle

  • The back porch dining area. With three tables seating up to 20 is no problem!

    The back porch dining area. With three tables seating up to 20 is no problem!

  • All of the kitchen appliances you may need. Just bring the food to cook!

    All of the kitchen appliances you may need. Just bring the food to cook!

  • Jo's room. Full bed with pull out sofa bed

    Jo's room. Full bed with pull out sofa bed

  • Bobby's Room:
Full Size Bed.

    Bobby's Room: Full Size Bed.

  • Welcome to Kaskia Woods Estate in the Fall!

    Welcome to Kaskia Woods Estate in the Fall!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/21/2015
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