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See the sand all around the dock and tree!!! Row Boat

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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Spring, Summer, Fall, & Winter. Always Something To Do!
1,800 square feet / 2 stories of living space. New water softner, kitchen appliances – range / stove, refrigerator / freezer, coffee maker, microwave, air conditioner, clothes washer and dryer, and a new 40 foot dock. 2 Bedrooms, sleeps 9 (more room on the floor), 2 Full baths, Full Kitchen w/ utensils, Card Room, TV Room for kids, TV room for Adults, Washer & Dryer Room, Furnished (up & down stairs), (4) 21' TV w/DVD, Cabl TV, Wireless WIFI, AC up and down stairs, Fireplace, Fire Pit, Gas Grille. Complimentary use of DVDs and VHS Movies, Board Games, Row Boat, Paddle Boat.
Located on an 880 acre lake w/ three basins and a 2 mi. ski run, sand bar, 4H Park, etc.
150' lake front x 300ft deep. Dead end street safe for children and walking, Back Lot for parking cars and boat trailers.
Located near many fun family activities!!!


Families, Church Retreats, and Businesses: The cottage is perfect for gatherings of families, friends, church retreats, and business team building events that, after the day’s activities, would like to retreat back to their very own comforts of a warm and cozy cottage to watch movies, relax, or snuggle by the fireplace.
Take time to visit the Buffalo Preserve. You can also visit an award winning winery with excellent red and white wines available for tasting and purchase. If cars are your interest, you may enjoy two local speedways. You could also take a quick 30-minute drive and enjoy the Auburn, Cord, Duesenberg Museum which houses classic vintage automobiles from the early 1900's up to WW II era vehicles. Or visit the NATMUS Museum which houses vehicles from the post war years. Or visit another flavor of museum --- the Hoosier Air Museum (operated by the Hoosier Warbirds) at the DeKalb County Airport which features aircraft from throughout the history of aviation. Autumn offers an exceptional time...

The Days Events: The children will love exploring the surrounding land, the lakes edge, catching frogs and fish, while you relax in a chair watching with a hot cup of coffee. Latter the kids will go swimming, play on the raft, use the paddle boat, canoe, while you play along with them or take a nap. After lunch is a great time to get in your motor boat and water ski, water tube, hang out at the sand bar, or dock up to the 4h fair grounds to hike. That evening while the sun sets the fire pit is the place to be. Roasting smores, telling stories, enjoying each others company, being warmed by the fire as the children start to realize they are tire. Tuck them in and it is your time to catch up with your honey. How do I know this, I have a lovely wife and triplet children age 8. We have enjoyed this cottage for the last 8 years.

Local and Distant Attractions : I personally want every Family, Mother, Father, Child, and Grand Parent to get the most out of their vacation and dollar. Searching the web can still be a lengthy task with all of the links and pop ups so...We will send out a package of the local attractions (5 to 20 min drive) and not so local (20 min to 1 hour) attractions. Here are a few:
Local:
Angola small town atmosphere with movie theater, shops, antique stores, ice cream parlors,
Fun Spot Amusement Park and Water Park 260-833-2972
Pokagon State Park 260-833-2012;
Mongo State Hunting Grounds & Firing Range 260-367-2164;
Pigeon River Canoe Trips 260-475-5512 ;
Local Golf
Zollner Golf Course Tri-State University - 0.2 miles SW - 300 Park Ave - (260) 665-4269
Lake James Golf Course: Golf Shop - 3.3 miles N - 1445 W 275 N - (260) 833-3967
Bledsoe's Lakeview Golf Course - 5.3 miles

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18 yrs...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This is a family oriented cottage. Have FUN!!!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outside and please put buts in a can, then the trash....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We love to take our dog with us on vacation and feel that others would like the same option too. The dog type and size must be discussed with the owner....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 9-11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 3 double, 1 twin/ single

    Floor Room For Sleeping Bags...moreless

  • Bed room 1 - (1) queen, 21'TV with VCR, Large dresser with large mirror, walk in closet, night stand, alam clock. Bed room 2 - (3) doubles, (1) single, Window AC, 21' TV with DVD, (3) dressers, recliner chair, walk In closets, night stands, alarm clocks....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    average size...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    large size...moreless

  • (2) Large Full Baths, plenty of towel hangers for all the guests, plenty of storage & closet space. 1st floor bath newly remodeled....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    (4)...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake:

    75 feet of lake front, boat dock, fire pit near waters edge....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    150 feet (ON THE LAKE), Dock for Boats, Sea wall, Sand for Kids to play....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    75 feet right on the water. 60 feet from the cottage door to teh lake with only 4 steps. *** (NOT on top of a big hill with 50 to 75 steps) ***...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Diner table seats 8 and the game room table seats 4 more....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    3 double beds, 1 single bed, 1 queen bed...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking in spaciouse back lot for cars and boat trailers....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Drive way parks 4 cars....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Back lot to park additional cars, boats, trailers....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wi Fi - yes we have it....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Has all you need, except a dishwasher and disposal....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    FREE use of a row boat, paddle boat, canoe; to be shared with cottage next door. Kayaks (Type you sit on top) are rented out for $50 per Kayak per week. Total of 5....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Pedal Boat
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Peak 2016
Jun 18 - Aug 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,900

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer Peak
Aug 6 - Sep 22, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall/Winter/Spring
Sep 23 - May 29, 2017
2 night min stay
$150 $200
Fri, Sat, Sun
$900
Early Summer
May 30 - Jun 16, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Peak Summer
Jun 17 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer
Aug 12 - Sep 5, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150
$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $50 + tax
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Flat rate + Cleaning & no hidden costs

$100 per dog per week or $50 per dog per weekend.

REDUCED RATES for Jan & Feb (ice fish, Tobogan, winter fun), 2013

FREE use of paddle boat & row boat. share with cottage next door.

SPECIALS - for consecutive weeks

SPECIALS - 2014 & 15 bookings.

Call for specials and discounts.

“Please inquire about information on additional units.”

Pay with personal checks. Payment due dates depend on season.


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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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Location

Car: Necessary

Our Large Golden Yellow Cottage is located on Crooked Lake (880 acres), 3 basins, a Marina, a public 4 H club, public large sandy beach with a play ground, large sand bar, a 2 mile stretch to tube and ski (know for calm water to bare foot ski), and also known for a few fishing tournaments. The cottage is in the heart of the famous N.E. Indiana Lake Country. Local attractions: Angola (small town that takes you back in time and antiquing), Pokagon State Park (known for its great trails, buffalo, and toboggan run), Pigeon River Canoe & Kayak Trips (a family journey and gorgeous scenery), Fun Spot Water / Amusement Park, Rapid Raceway (known for Family racing 'Thunder Dome')Angola Motor Speedway, Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum, 4 amazing golf courses - Zollner Golf Course, Glendarin Hills Golf Club, Lake James Golf Club, and Hidden Valley Golf Course. 50 Minutes South is the city of Fort Wayne with the Lincoln Museum and Nationally acclaimed Children’s Zoo.

Other Activities: Many local (not congested) Large State Parks, Small Amuse. Parks, Winter Activities – sledding, snowmobiling, and toboggan run 1,700 Feet

Golf: This area is known for it golf courses! I encourage you to Google “Northeast Indiana Golf Courses”. We rented to many avid golfers this past year and many are repeat customers. They come strictly for the GOLF!

Ski: Winter Time Cross Country Ski - Pokagon State Park. My family does it 2 times every winter. It is tradition for us. We Love it. The State Park is huge with many nature trails and hills. We also take our sleds, because there are big hills with picnic areas with shelters to build a fire. Oh and the legendary Pokagon State Park Toboggan Run. You have to do it. It is great FUN!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2006

About: Hi, I am Steve Just, Mechanical Engineer from Purdue University. I was born, raised, and my family lives in Fort Wayne, Indiana. My wife, Amy, and I have 3 children (triplets) age 14 now. We have been married for 19 years and dated in high school and through college. We have a miniature schnauzer named Lucy Lick’ems. Our children love to play at the lake cottage and have for years ever since they were 1 years of age. I pride myself on communicating and answering yours and your family’s questions as soon as possible. We are the owners, so you are not working though a 3rd party. Please feel free to call me anytime. There are so many properties I am sure you have looked at on line, so let me help you where I can. I am sure your family will appreciate you taking the time to pull this together, it is not easy. Let me help you by making this process as easy as possible. Thanks, Steve Just.

Why Angola, IN, USA:
We choose this property, because the land is spacious with most lake fronts having 75 feet frontage, so you have more privacy then cottages that are spaced closer to one another. We love the town of Angola. The neighbors are nice, the street is quite, the dead end street is safe for little ones and pets, and the cottage is large enough for a good sized family and friends.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • See the sand all around the dock and tree!!!  Row Boat

    See the sand all around the dock and tree!!! Row Boat

  • 4 seat paddle boat, 3 picnic tables, Little dog

    4 seat paddle boat, 3 picnic tables, Little dog

  • Kitchen view of fire place and picture window to lake front.

    Kitchen view of fire place and picture window to lake front.

  • Table seats 8

    Table seats 8

  • Kids TV Room next to kitchen.

    Kids TV Room next to kitchen.

  • Game Room - kids games provided.  Cards

    Game Room - kids games provided. Cards

  • Lake Side TV Room.  View of the Lake, beach, and dock

    Lake Side TV Room. View of the Lake, beach, and dock

  • Bed rm #1 3 double beds and 1 single bed.

    Bed rm #1 3 double beds and 1 single bed.

  • Bed rm #2 - Queen Bed, TV, walk in closet

    Bed rm #2 - Queen Bed, TV, walk in closet

  • FREE use of Paddle Boat , Row boat, Canoe share with cottage next door.

    FREE use of Paddle Boat , Row boat, Canoe share with cottage next door.

  • Row Boat comes with Cottage to be shared with next door cottage.

    Row Boat comes with Cottage to be shared with next door cottage.

  • Bond Fire Pit!  Everyone loves a good fire...

    Bond Fire Pit! Everyone loves a good fire...

  • 150 ft frontage, Paddle Boat, Row Boat, 40' Dock

    150 ft frontage, Paddle Boat, Row Boat, 40' Dock

  • Full Kitchen - New Stove, New Ref, Wash & Dryer

    Full Kitchen - New Stove, New Ref, Wash & Dryer

  • Kitchen Table (8 seats with leaf 10), fire place

    Kitchen Table (8 seats with leaf 10), fire place

  • Kids TV room with supper natendo new sofa

    Kids TV room with supper natendo new sofa

  • Game Room 4 to 6 players with books to read left by past guests.

    Game Room 4 to 6 players with books to read left by past guests.

  • Lake side TV room Lots of channels. WI-FI to stay in contact with work/family.

    Lake side TV room Lots of channels. WI-FI to stay in contact with work/family.

  • Bed rm #1 - (3) double beds + (1) Single Bed

    Bed rm #1 - (3) double beds + (1) Single Bed

  • Bedroom #2 Queen size bed, TV, walk in closet.

    Bedroom #2 Queen size bed, TV, walk in closet.

  • Large  - 2nd Floor Full Bath

    Large - 2nd Floor Full Bath

  • Paddle Boat!!      FUN!!     Fire Pit.    Fish bed out here. Picnic tabels

    Paddle Boat!! FUN!! Fire Pit. Fish bed out here. Picnic tabels

  • Sand Bar All Day Long!!!  Pontoon does NOT come with Cottage.

    Sand Bar All Day Long!!! Pontoon does NOT come with Cottage.

  • Jack with a 36' Norther Pike June 2012.  Enough for a fish fry!!

    Jack with a 36' Norther Pike June 2012. Enough for a fish fry!!

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, July 24, 2016

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