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Lakefront/Boat Dock, 3/2, Furnished, Close to Boat Ramps, covered porch

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,224 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Lake front cottage tucked in the trees on the main channel

VIEWS, YEAR ROUND LAKE ACCESS FROM FLOATING DOCK, PRIVATE!!!!!!!!! High Rock Lake is North Carolina's 2nd largest lake.

Sit on the large covered back porch and enjoy watching the geese and ducks while grilling and chilling. Large flat yard to park boats and cars. Easy access to 2 free boat ramps within a few miles of the house (Buddle Creek off Holloway Church Road and Wildlife Recreation Area Access for the big lake); High Rock Lake Marina close by for gas and supplies is open year round. Pontoon boat rentals available at the Marina May-Sept. (mol). Dock 3 boats. Excellent BBQ just 2 miles. Shopping and dining close by in Lexington. Kayak, canoe, fish, paddle board, ski, jet ski, pontoon and just enjoy the lake. Tour area vineyards and breweries.

Kathy Laferriere
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2018

About Kathy Laferriere

I am a licensed Realtor in NC.

Kathy Laferriere purchased this house in 2017

Why Kathy Laferriere chose Lexington

I bought this property because I love lake living. I especially enjoy boating (pontooning); kayaking, canoeing, swimming and hanging out watching the geese and ducks fly by as well as all the other birds. Grilling and chilling on the covered deck is my idea of a good relaxing time.

What makes this house unique

on the main channel; two free boat ramps for the larger part of of High Rock Lake as well as the portion this property is on when the water is too high to pass under Highway 8 bridge.

Easy access to restaurant, shopping, movie theaters, vineyards, breweries, museums and many other items of interest.

Property has cable and internet.


Lexington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1224 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • do not go onto the top of the boat house; no diving, no swimming by the shore; fish finders stick up in the water by the shore, be diligent children
  • pets will be considered after discussion; pet fee required. Pet damage will need to be replaced/repaired.
  • house is not safe for infants or toddlers; no safety latches, gates on stairs, locks, or electrical outlet plugs
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , washer/dryer
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , 2nd full bath on the main floor
  • both bathrooms downstairs
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle Bed pulls out for 2 single beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , single fold up hide a bed in master closet for living room
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews

Very nice, quiet, comfortable cottage on High Rock lake

  • 5 of 5

Very much enjoyed this property. Was a great place to relax, and "put my feet up." Even though I did have to bring work with me......sitting on the covered deck, with a very nice view of the lake, made having to do some work much more tolerable! The house sits near the end of a dead end street, so it is very peaceful. It is up on a small ridge, so the back looks out over the lake with stairway access down to the dock area. The house itself is very clean and comfortable, the kitchen is quite well stocked if you plan on "eating in" as opposed to going out. The location is near a number of restaurants both around the area of the lake itself (NC Hwy 8 and Bringle Ferry Road) and the city of Lexington, which is about a 10-15" drive on NC Hwy 8 at the most. Two of the bedrooms are located upstairs, and there is no bathroom on the upstairs level, so just something to consider....There are two bathrooms downstairs, washer/dryer, towels etc... again, well supplied for their guests. One suggestion might be adding a television for the upstairs? Plenty of parking out front and the parking area is flat, so very easy carrying your belongings, groceries into the house; plus the driveway is a circular drive, so easy in and out. The owner Kathy was great to work with and very responsive to e-mails, texts, phone calls, any questions that came up. She also checked in with me after my arrival to make sure everything was as expected. Would highly recommend this property if you are planning to spend some time on High Rock Lake. Thanks again Kathy!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen for your detailed and thoughtful review. I am going to put a smart t.v. on the main floor and put the current t.v upstairs with a DVD player. I am happy you got to enjoy the harvest moon on the lake which is extra special to see. I hope you will return and refer to your friends and family. Warm regards, Kathy
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Charming Lake Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was perfect in every way for my stay. I am a Travel Nurse and was on a three month assignment. Everything I wanted and needed was available. The owner was so nice and helpful. She has thought of everything. The scenery is beautiful and there is a large back deck to enjoy it from. Thank you so much for the use of your great cottage.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Jane. We so enjoyed having you stay through the winter and hope more of your Traveling Nurse friends will consider renting our home for a longer time frame as you did. The home is so cozy and easy to keep up. Please let us know if you return to the area as we would love to stay in touch. Did you try the new Diner down Highway 8? Food is great and so quaint. Warm regards, Kathy
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Beautiful home and location

  • 5 of 5

Kathy was very helpful and accommodating of our group. The home had plenty of space and was in an unbeatable location. We loved our stay and would highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2018
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the home and had a good time with your family. Thank you for your awesome review, we appreciate that. Warm regards, Kathy
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Cute little beach cottage

  • 4 of 5

Home owners have a lot of passion in their home and customer Service is terrific. Clean, comfortable home.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed our home. Thank you so much for your positive feedback. I hope you will return and refer to your friends and family. Warm regards, Kathy
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Wonderful family weekend, we'll be back!

  • 5 of 5

We decided to get away with our two college kids for Labor Day weekend. Kathy was able to meet our last minute timeline in a very friendly and welcoming manner. This adorable lakefront cottage has been recently remodeled with all new flooring and upgrades to the enormous lakefront porch and dock. We were able to pick up milk and produce at the Food Lion a few miles away. Kathy checked in with me once we were settled and then offered us a late checkout on our departure day which made leaving a lot more relaxing.

Things we loved: plenty of parking, quiet neighborhood, deep water, coffee in the morning and cocktails in the evening on the porch, an incredibly complete kitchen (it's unusual to find baking pans in a rental, Kathy even has muffin pans!), high speed internet for our kids to do homework.

Things that would make it perfect: a dishwasher, a spot inside to play cards if bugs or weather chase you in off the porch, hanging space in the master bedroom for longer stays.

Things we hated: leaving...seriously, I wish we could have stayed for a week or a month with our kids.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Lexington, NC
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Cooks BBQ
Car: necessary

Lexington is famous for BBQ; many choices of restaurants as well as vineyards and breweries.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Additional Guest Fee $25 per person per night
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $150

Please email me if you have a pet as I will consider a pet and a pet deposit depending upon our conversation. I have a dog myself. No cats. Only 1 dog preferred, will consider two after discussion. Property is not infant and toddler safe.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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