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Lakefront Home with 4 BR, Private Dock, Great View

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 15-17)

Our home has a spectacular view looking straight down the main channel of Norris Lake with the far tree line about two miles away.

Our 4000 sq ft home features four large suites, each with a full bath and direct access to the lakeside deck. The two upstairs suites have king beds. The third suite has two queen beds, and the fourth has a queen and a bunk bed with a twin bed on top and a full bed on bottom. A full-sized futon bed is also available in the second bedroom.

The lakeside deck has two levels, with the top level featuring two outdoor dining areas. The covered bottom level has one dining area and leads to a private dock. Our dock has a sundeck and slips to park two large boats and two jet skis.

The main floor of the house has vaulted ceilings, full kitchen, dining room, half-bath, and great room with a large-screen television, stereo system, and a beautiful stone fireplace. Additionally, the floor-to-ceiling windows provide gorgeous year-round lake views.

The lower floor has a living room, television, pool table, and a large wet bar stocked with barware. There is also a second refrigerator and a washer and dryer.

Our house is situated in a quiet subdivision called Norris Pointe. This is a less-traveled portion of the main channel of the lake, well away from the heavy boat traffic and waves of Deerfield.

The house sits back off the road, making road noise undetectable. In addition, the lot between the house and road is beautifully covered with eastern white pines and dogwood trees.

Our home is perfect for your relaxing, scenic vacation adventure.

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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2018


La Follette House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 17
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17
  • Master - 1 king , Main floor - with full bath. Separate tub and shower.
    Master #2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Master - main floor - with full bath and futon
    Bedroom #3 - 2 queen , Lower level - with full bath
    Bedroom #4 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Lower level - with full bath (1 queen, 1 twin, 1 double)
  • King size beds (2), Queen Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1), Futon (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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Lakefront Home with 4 BR, Private Dock, Great View
average rating of 4.714286 based on 14 reviews

Great lake house

  • 4 of 5

The first part of our trip was with adults and 2nd half with kids and family. The house lay out was good for both. I liked each bedroom had its own bathroom. Large closets, plenty of space in each bedroom. Never felt the least bit crowded.

We have rented several HomeAway, or VRBO's. I think if you know exactly what you are getting you are happy. The house, especially the outside is slightly neglected. The table, chairs and decks dirty. We cleaned so people could sit out there.

When sweeping inside a few cob webs in corners and dead bugs. Had to clean the sweeper, had not been emptied in a while.

I will also say we have rented a 5 star home in Virgin Islands and it was at least 5 x the amount of money. So think about what you are getting.

So, I still think the house is worth staying at. I think it was appropriately priced. We enjoyed it, did not mind doing the little cleaning. But if you are neurotic about every thing being perfect this may not be the place.

The owner was very kind and responsive.

We would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful, clean and spacious home!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our trip! Would recommend to anyone to choose this place! Ramp to put boat in was close and convenient as well as marina

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful and comfortable with a nice view to the lake

  • 5 of 5

We hope to come back in summer again. Loved it

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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We really enjoyed our week at this house!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time. Just unhappy they are selling this house. We really wanted to rent it again next year. I'm sure the new owners will love this place.

Only a few things could have helped. There was not a big pot to cook in? We had to buy one at Walmart. Also most the chairs on the upper deck was broken. And one of the queen beds in the lower level was broken. But that did not stop us from having a great time. Loved that all 4 bedrooms were big had their own bathroom and walk in closets. Three of them had extra beds in them. Which worked great for families! Loved our week at Norris!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Weekend Place!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to spend some time on the lake. The house was clean, well-equipped, and laid out perfectly. The dock and lake access makes getting to the water easy and convenient. The owner was very responsive and easy to work with. All in all, I don't think you can go wrong with this place!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great setting, Great house

  • 5 of 5

We had a dozen family members travel here from Chicago for a graduation at a nearby school. Could not have asked for better accommodations in a better setting. Everything here was as good as advertised or better. Owner was a pleasure to deal with, very friendly. Beautiful setting on Norris Lake. The view out the front wall of windows is spectacular. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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75% of the area around the lake is a wildlife managed area. It is an everyday thing to see deer, turkey and a lot of other animals feeding and watering all around the lake. That is what makes Norris Lake an ideal environment for nature lovers, sportsmen and vacationers alike. There is always something to do on the lake! The fishing is great here at Norris Lake, year round and offers an abundance of Striped Bass (rockfish), Largemouth, Smallmouth and Spotted Bass, the Walleye, Crappie, Catfish and Bluegill (bream).

Not quite the fisherman? Not a problem. There are plenty of things to do on site at Norris Lake or in the surrounding area.

Other Activities: boating


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $175

We reserve the right to rent complete weeks particularly during the peak seasons.
Although we welcome the opportunity to rent to everyone, we cater to families and avoid rowdy groups. This helps us keep a our place in good condition for all guests.

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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