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Bright and Sunny Direct Waterfront with Private Sandy Beach

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Last updated: 06/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This newly constructed, contemporary A frame style single family home sits picturesquely on the West shoreline of Bantam Lake. Fully equipped! Easy first floor living with master bedroom, walkin closet and master bath with giant walk-in shower and oversize soak tub. Also on first floor: powder room (half bath), kitchen and large laundry room (handicap size doorways). Second floor has 2 additional bedrooms (one with queen plus twin and other with 2 twins) plus full bath along with a cozy loft space which can be used as a kids room, den or additional sleeping area on queen size futon. The views of Bantam Lake are panoramic and the sunrise always magnificent. An airy deck right off the living room offers additional al fresco dining as well as a great place to relax and listen to the water lap the sandy beach just below.

Canoe and fishing rods available.

Come to Bantam Lake and enjoy swimming, sailing, water-skiing, kayaking and fishing to name a few activities. Just under 2 hours from New York City yet you will feel like you are truly in the country in our charming little town of Morris,


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    some toys and a few bikes available. board games. 2 safety gates available plus portable crib....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 7-11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Loft space has a new (2014) queen futon...moreless

  • Loft area has a new (2014) queen size futon. Floor space in loft could also be used with a blow up mattress (included) This area offers beautiful views of the lake and can also be used as a playroom for kids or office area. Linens supplied...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    walkin shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    walkin shower and separate large soak tub...moreless

  • all baths are complete with towels, toilet paper and cleaning supplies and soap...moreless

Other Amenities

  • laundry room with washer dryer on first floor. Large flat screen TV in living room plus additional TVs in kitchen, master bedroom and loft area. Cable and wifi. ...moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    outdoor speakers on deck...moreless

  • Television:

    smart/flatscreen TV in master. Large wall mounted flatscreen in loft and living room. TV in kitchen...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR


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


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront:

    Private Sandy beach on Bantam Lake...moreless

  • Lake:

    Bantam Lake is the largest natural lake in Connecticut. It offers great fishing, swimming and water sport activities ...moreless

  • Lake View:

    Beautiful sunrises at Bantam Lake...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Our property has a beautiful private sandy beach. It is perfect for small children. 3 steps lead from the lawn to the beach. The deck overlooks the beach area for supervision and enjoyment....moreless

  • Rural
  • Town:

    Morris, CT is a quant little New England town. It is very safe and offers beautiful scenery and many acres of conservation land....moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    direct waterfront with private sandy beach...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    all utensils included. mixmaster, toaster, convection toaster oven, food processor, lots of bakeware items, servers, trays. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Lots! Bakeware. Stand mixer. food processor...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is fully equipped with all pots/pans, silverware, basic amenities, bakeware, blender microwave, mixer, can opener, coffee maker, paper towels, and pretty much anything else you can think of!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    some kids bikes...moreless

  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    canoe provided...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer rates
Jun 27 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

New Years
Dec 31 - Jan 3, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$500 $500
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


security deposit will be refunded via check in the mail within 14 days of departure

please call/email for quotes on longer stays and off season. number of guests over 10 must be approved by the owner and will incur a $100 per week additional charge per each guest

half of rental fee required to hold property. Balance due 30 days prior to checkin.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 06/23/2015
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hartford Bradley
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Woods Pit
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Stonybrook, Litchfield, CT
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Waterbury, CT
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 84
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Woods Pit or West Shore Seafood
7 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mohawk Mountain
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sandy Beach, Litchfield

Direct waterfront on Bantam Lake with private sandy beach Great for canoeing, kayaking, motor boats, swimming, water-skiing and fishing.

Other attractions: Tanglewood Summer Concerts, Music Mountain, fly fishing on the Housatonic River. Antique shopping, and fine dining. Hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding at nearby White Memorial Conservation area (4000 acres).


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2004

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  • private sandy beach

    private sandy beach

  • panoramic views of Bantam Lake

    panoramic views of Bantam Lake

  • Kitchen desk

    Kitchen desk

  • great eat-in kitchen

    great eat-in kitchen

  • Bright and sunny

    Bright and sunny

  • Living room

    Living room

  • full laundry

    full laundry

  • master bath shower (first floor)

    master bath shower (first floor)

  • view from the deck

    view from the deck

  • new queen size futon in loft upstairs

    new queen size futon in loft upstairs

  • morning sunrise

    morning sunrise

  • bistro set on the lower patio

    bistro set on the lower patio

  • Sparkling white kitchen

    Sparkling white kitchen

  • A cook's dream kitchen

    A cook's dream kitchen

  • dining table seats 6 comfortably

    dining table seats 6 comfortably

  • garden pathway

    garden pathway

  • upstairs twin bedroom

    upstairs twin bedroom

  • great ice fishing!

    great ice fishing!

  • master (first floor) queen bed

    master (first floor) queen bed

Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 06/23/2015
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