There is no TV or WIFI, on purpose! Bring your books, magazines, needlework, games or favorite pillow to allow for full decompression! It is quiet, peaceful, cozy, comfortable, has lots of amenities and is capable of hosting a large group.
> This well-kept cottage is a 2 BR, 1 BA single unit, which has a spacious layout and was just remodeled. It is situated 25 feet from the lake, with a fantastic sunrise and shaded afternoon orientation due to huge sycamore and maple trees.
> There is 55 feet of lake frontage, with a three section pier and a pebbled-bottomed swim area.
> A picnic table and fire pit are located close to the deck and the waterfront.
> A side yard is next to the deck and close to the waterfront.
> The MBR opens onto the deck and has a beautiful view of the lake, especially at sunrise! There is a ceiling fan above the queen bed on a carpeted floor. Fish can be heard breaking the surface at night when the sliding door is open to the screen door!
> The second bedroom has a twin trundle bed, newer washer and newer dryer.
> The main bathroom has a new tub surround on a porcelain metal tub, new vanity and sink/faucet and new water-resistant flooring.
> The great room has a large dining table, kitchen chairs, stools, comfy chair, ceiling fan, air conditioner and new water-resistant flooring.
> There is a carpeted sitting area, adjacent to the great room, with direct views of the water. It has a two-recliner couch and a twin trundle bed for additional sleepers.
> The screened-in porch with a table and chairs is adjacent to the sitting area and even closer to the water.
> The concrete pad next to the screened-in porch is the location for the gas grill.
> The kitchen has a newer refrigerator and newer smooth-top electric range/oven. Water is heated by a demand gas water heater and treated by a water softener.
> The wood windows have storm windows for screened air circulation and secure closure when away or at night.
> There is an optional 10 ft x 25 ft loft above the detached garage with two twin beds, futon, big conversational table, and a semi-private half bath which separates the crew away from Mom and Dad. Sleeps four or more depending on the crew.
> Fishermen are frequently fishing in their boats just beyond the pier, as the lake bottom has a steep drop off!
> Friendly families own the neighborhood cottages, which is one of the more popular destinations for boaters or friends on the lake.
> Columbia City is 15 minutes away for the basics and Fort Wayne is 45 minutes away for everything else!
> There is no running water for Late Fall through Early Spring rentals, as heat is only available from baseboard or space heaters.