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Unique Lake Shelbyville Vacation Rental

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Last updated: 09/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Shelbyville house 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.

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • 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

          • Children Welcome:

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

          • Pets Considered:

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

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • 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 and twin, shared bath (3) Bedroom #4, 2 Twin beds as bunkbeds, shared bath (2) Bedroom #5, 1 Full size bed, shared bath (2) Additional Sleeping: 1 Trundle Bed, Sleeps (2) ** Air Mattress available for parties over 14. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • 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

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

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

          • Pantry Items:

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

          • Dishes & Utensils:

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

          • Coffee Maker:

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

          • Microwave:

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

          Amenities

          • Fireplace:

            Even though both fireplaces are shown in pictures of the house, neither of them are currently in working order. We apolgize for any inconvenience this may cause. ...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

          • Parking:

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

          • Clothes Dryer:

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

          • Heating:

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

          • Living Room:

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

          • Air Conditioning:

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

          • Towels Provided:

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

          • Garage:

            Yes, 3 car covered parking....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All linens are provided....moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          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

              • Toys:

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

              • Television:

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

              • Satellite / Cable:

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

              • Stereo:

                Yes, available in the Library. ...moreless

              • Music Library
              • Video Games
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Internet:

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

              • Telephone:

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

              Outdoor Features

              • 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

              • Outdoor Grill:

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

              • Lawn / Garden:

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

              Theme

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

              Activities

              • Churches
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Laundromat
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Hunting
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours
              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Shopping
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • ATM/Bank
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              High Season
              Apr 1 - Sep 1, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $300 $350
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $2,100 $6,800

              Rates are based on 11 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

              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 $75 + tax
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
              • Tax Rate 8.654%

              Notes:

              Additional $30.00 per night per person over 12. Kaskia Woods Estate, is available for large family reunions, accomodations for over 12 are available and can be arrranged by calling Toni at 217-774-3146.

              All Major Holidays will be at High Season Weekend Rate of $350.00 per night, 3 night minimum. Holidays Include: New Years, 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

              • Stay for A While, Remember Forever!

                Stay for A While, Remember Forever!

              • Bar with TV for watching Sports, microwave and mini fridge ready to stock.

                Bar with TV for watching Sports, microwave and mini fridge ready to stock.

              • Dining Area easily seats up to 24 but you are welcome to squeeze in a few more!

                Dining Area easily seats up to 24 but you are welcome to squeeze in a few more!

              • Small and functional kitchen.  Completely stocked with everything you will need.

                Small and functional kitchen. Completely stocked with everything you will need.

              • Family Room - Roll Out Sleeper Chair - sleeps 1. Privacy Curtains provided.

                Family Room - Roll Out Sleeper Chair - sleeps 1. Privacy Curtains provided.

              • Lending Library.  Find something you haven't read, take it with you when you go.

                Lending Library. Find something you haven't read, take it with you when you go.

              • A view of the Living Room. Sleeper Chair for 1.

                A view of the Living Room. Sleeper Chair for 1.

              • Ginnie's Room: Daybed for your child along with a Queen bed for you.

                Ginnie's Room: Daybed for your child along with a Queen bed for you.

              • Jo's Room: Child's room with door to Ginnie's room, or sleeps 2 single adults.

                Jo's Room: Child's room with door to Ginnie's room, or sleeps 2 single adults.

              • Noel's Room/The Master! King Bed, with its own bathroom.

                Noel's Room/The Master! King Bed, with its own bathroom.

              • Roast Marshmallows,  tell stories, around the firepit. Gas and charcoal grills.

                Roast Marshmallows, tell stories, around the firepit. Gas and charcoal grills.

              • Our Little People's Playground, shady and a long way from the street!

                Our Little People's Playground, shady and a long way from the street!

              • Watch local Parades while enjoying an ice cold lemonade or sweet tea!

                Watch local Parades while enjoying an ice cold lemonade or sweet tea!

              • Our Dining Area is a lovely room both day and night, screened in sun porch.

                Our Dining Area is a lovely room both day and night, screened in sun porch.

              • Weather is bad outside, roast a few marshmallows inside and watch the birds too.

                Weather is bad outside, roast a few marshmallows inside and watch the birds too.

              • Partial view of Family Room where you can gather and watch Direct T.V.

                Partial view of Family Room where you can gather and watch Direct T.V.

              • Our  Library shares the room with this beautiful Trundle Bed, Sleeps 2. Curtains

                Our Library shares the room with this beautiful Trundle Bed, Sleeps 2. Curtains

              • View from Dining of the Library into the Entertainment Room.  Lots of room!

                View from Dining of the Library into the Entertainment Room. Lots of room!

              • George's Room: Queen Bed (2). This room also has a cool kids closet with toys!

                George's Room: Queen Bed (2). This room also has a cool kids closet with toys!

              • Ginnie's Room: Queen Bed (1-2), with bedside lighting for evening reading.

                Ginnie's Room: Queen Bed (1-2), with bedside lighting for evening reading.

              • Bobby's Room: Full Size bed (1-2), our personal favorite, so cozy.

                Bobby's Room: Full Size bed (1-2), our personal favorite, so cozy.

              • A Birds Eye View of the patio area.

                A Birds Eye View of the patio area.

              • Roast marshmallow, tell stories around the fire pit, grill on gas or charcoal.

                Roast marshmallow, tell stories around the fire pit, grill on gas or charcoal.

              • View of Kaskia Woods Estate and its fabulous      new patio. Hours of enjoyment.

                View of Kaskia Woods Estate and its fabulous new patio. Hours of enjoyment.

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              Date last modified - Thursday, September 18, 2014

              $300 - $350 per night (USD)
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              5 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 14

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