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LAKE HOUSE AND PONTOON BOAT IN BEAUTIFUL POE CREEK COVE AT LAKE GASTON

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps up 16)

This is a great vacation home on the perfect Poe Creek! The house has 3 floors with great views on every floor. A renovation and addition was just completed on the house May 2016.

24 ft 2006 Bentley pontoon boat with 90 HP Mercury engine available to rent. Seats 10 adults comfortably, two captains chairs upfront as well. Local rentals charge $1400-$1550 week, this boat is available at $1,000 week and at the dock when you get there!

MAIN FLOOR is an open floor plan with a 47' LCD TV, Blu-ray player, open family room, updated kitchen, full bath and 2 bedrooms (both with queen beds). The main deck area off the house is on this floor with a 480 sq. ft. screened in porch and new gas grill.

UPSTAIRS: Has 2 bedrooms and a full bath. The master has a beautiful view of the lake with a queen bed. The other bedroom sleeps 6 in bunk beds.

BASEMENT: Has a pool table with a convertible ping pong table, large flat screen TV, blu ray DVD, large leather sectional, 2 bedrooms, full bath and the laundry room. One bedroom has a king, and the second has a queen and one bunk bed (two twins).

OUTSIDE: The backyard has a fenced in backyard which is great for young children or pets. The boat house was rebuilt in March 2017. The boat house has a covered area with two boat lifts and a slip to the side to tie up a 3rd boat or jet ski. There are 3 kayaks. The boat lift and kayaks are availble for use. The main deck on the lower level is spacious and has a covered picnic table, swing, as well as a diving board. The swimming area is private and protected from boats by the neighboring property. Water depth at the end of the dock is 12 feet.

There are 2 marinas on the lake for gas, good food and boat rentals. This house is honestly one of the best coves on the lake!

The boat ramp is about 7 miles away from house. Take highway 158 toward Roanoke Rapids. Turn left onto Myrick Estates Rd and then right on Bluebird Rd which will take you to the ramp.

We are excited to be able to give 100% of all of our rental revenue from this lake house to the Mabopane Foundation. Mabopane is a Christian orphanage in South Africa that provides excellent care for the orphaned, abandoned, abused or otherwise disadvantaged children in the area. Our daughter had the opportunity to volunteer there during the summer of 2013. All amounts that you give to us (except for taxes and cleaning) will go to providing care at the orphanage. Thank you!

Keywords: Lake House, 45 Decoy Point, Littleton, NC 27850

More Details

Property Manager
Jamie Bentley
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Jamie Bentley

We are the parents of 5 and the grandparents of 3. We love our getaways to Lake Gaston and enjoy the water at all times of the day. This home holds a special place in our hearts with many great memories. Definitely one of the greatest parts of our lakehouse is the water. It is 12 feet deep at the end of our dock and our cove is great for waterskiing or heading out to the main lake for waves for tubing. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

Jamie Bentley purchased this house in 2000

Why Jamie Bentley chose Littleton

The home sold us on the location and the great views from each floor! We can't say it enough, Poe Creek is the best cove on the lake! It is ideal to be able to swim and boat right off the dock. It is amazing to relax on one of the many decks and just watch the day go by and the sunset, it is truly a getaway!

What makes this house unique

One of the best things about this house is how it feels like a home. It is the perfect getaway for you or your whole family. You will not be disappointed!

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a great time! The weather was perfect, the house was awesome and the kayaks were a blast! We ate every meal on the deck and enjoyed the incredible view! Thanks for sharing your beautiful home!!
Jun 2011
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Amenities

Littleton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 3 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen
  • King size Bed (1), Queen size Beds (4), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2), Bunk Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

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LAKE HOUSE AND PONTOON BOAT IN BEAUTIFUL POE CREEK COVE AT LAKE GASTON
average rating of 4.965517 based on 34 reviews
5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing. The view in the backyard was priceless. My only regret is not bringing enough bait for the fish. The owner is very helpful and I would definitely recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The owners were wonderful to work with and the house was beautiful. We had 6 adults and 5 young children and the house accommodated is perfectly. We also rented the pontoon boat and our families loved it! We’d definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

We were a group of 12 and had a fantastic time at this well equipped, beautiful lake house!

  • 5 of 5

Great Experience!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

**Fantastic**

  • 5 of 5

Lake house has a beautiful setting and everyone had a wonderful time with family. Grandkids loved the kayaks and paddle board The pontoon was great for our large family. We Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hampton VA
5

Wonderful house, location and amenities.

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed this home. We rented the pontoon boat which was a big hit. Screened porch was great especially on one rainy day. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Machipongo
5

Beautiful home on quiet Poe Creek

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time. The house was beautiful! Our favorite was spending time on the porch and boathouse. The kids enjoyed the kayaks and paddleboards. Mary and Jamie answered any questions and were very pleasant to communicate with. The kitchen was well stocked with all of our cooking needs. Thank you for sharing your Lake house.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pontoon Boat $1,000
Cleaning Fee $140
Refundable damage deposit $500

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.