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Scenic Lakefront Cottage with Your Own Private Dock, Boats, and Great Fishing

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Your private dock and shoreside firepit viewed from the lake cottage front deck

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Last updated: 09/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located at mile marker 87 on the main channel of the Tennessee River/Kentucky Lake, this charming lakefront cottage has 2 bedrooms, one bathroom, a large deck, screened porch, large private dock and a boatslip. Although it seems larger due to its design, the cottage is 800 sf, not counting the 10' X 20' screened porch, or over 600 sf of deck space, or the nearly 1000 sf of private dock. It also has a patio with comfortable seating, a charcoal grill and a firepit. There's another firepit at the shoreline in front of the cottage. Included in the price is your daylight use (weatherpermitting) of the 17' aluminum 3 seat canoe, two kayaks, and a 11' aluminum pontoon pedal boat. We also provide lifejackets and the paddles. The master bedroom has a queensize bed, fullsize futon, dresser, wardrobe, hdtv, dvd player, nightstands, lamps, and an electric fireplace with heat and realistic looking flames. The 2nd bedroom features 2 twinsize beds and a 20' flatscreen tv with dvd player. One loveseat in the livingroom has a pull out twinsize bed in it. The livingroom also has a leather loveseat, an oversized super-comfortable leather easychair with ottoman, a glider rocker with glider ottoman, and an electric fireplace with heat and realistic looking flames. The livingroom HDTV has a direct TV satellite receiver with several premium movie channels such as the Disney channel, HBO, Cinemax, The Movie Channel, Showtime, etc. The bathroom has a tub/shower combo, hairdryer and has plenty of plush towels and plush wash cloths. The kitchen has an island cooktop, oven, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, and is fully equiped with dishes, glasses, cups, pots, pans, skillets, a toaster, blender, deep-fryer, serving bowls, and more. With the exception of the bathroom, every room in the cottage has a great view of the lake and a door going out onto the deck. Please note: the cottage doesn't have an automatic dishwasher or washer/dryer. The maximum occupancy is 6 people allowed on the premises at any time. No pets are allowed on the premises. No smoking is allowed in the cottage.


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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    The responsible renter must be 25 years old or older. Please remember, this is a nice, quiet, nature-loving community. Please respect your neighbors....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    NO SMOKING is allowed in the cottage....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    NO PETS are allowed on the premises....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Comfortable Queen Bed and an upscale Fullsize Futon...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Two very comfortable twinsize beds...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Loveseat with a pull-out sleeper...moreless

  • Queen size Bed (1) Queensize bed in the master bedroom, Twin or Single Beds Two twinsize beds in bedroom # 2, There is a fullsize futon in the master bedroom and one of the loveseats in the livingroom has a pull-out sleeper in it....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • A full bath with tub/shower combo, vanity, toliet and plenty of soft plush bath towels, hand towels, and wash cloths. Also supplied is a starter amount of soap, paper towels, trash bags, toilet paper, and kleenex....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Clean and well decorated lakefront cottage with your own private pier and floating dock, a covered boat slip, 2 jet ski hydrolifts, and use of a 17' aluminum canoe, and 4 seater pedal boat. Just a 15 minute drive from Waverly. Only 25 minutes from the lake cottage is Loretta Lynn's Ranch where you can experience the Legend of Loretta Lynn in her new 18,000 square foot Museum located on her Ranch and Home in Hurricane Mills, TN. Loretta has several museums, shops, eateries, and stores located on her huge ranch as well as tours, motocross, and other events....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A small paperback book exchange library: take one, leave one. Take 2, leave 2, etc....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Three...moreless

  • Games:

    Assorted board games Play Station 2 with assorted games...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV satellite with hundreds of channels including several premium movie channels....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Stereo with CD player...moreless

  • Television:

    (3) HDTVs and DVD players in the livingroom, master bedroom, and 2nd bedroom....moreless

  • Video Library:

    25 assorted DVDs are in the cottage...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    On the shoreline of beautiful Kentucky Lake & the main channel of the Tennessee River. This lake cottage is located on a quiet country lane under tall oak trees just a few feet from the water's edge....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Bring your boat and jet skis! In front of the lakefront cottage is your very own private 30' X 30' floating dock with a covered 10' X 26' boat slip. It also has two hydrolifts for jet skis...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table with chairs and also an island counter with barstools....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    One through-wall a/c and one window a/c....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    The livingroom has a cherry mantle and electric fireplace with heat and realistic looking flames. Outdoors you'll find a couple of fire pits....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric wall heaters, some space heaters, and two electric fireplaces....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    High quality, high-threadcount sheets on triple sheeted beds. Plush bath towels, hand towels, washcloths, dishcloths....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The living room has a leather loveseat, a tapestry loveseat sleeper, a soft oversized leather easy chair with ottoman, a glider rocker with ottoman, an electric fireplace, 32 inch HD TV & DVD player....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking for vehicles and boats. There are approximately 15 rustic steps going from the driveway to the entrance door of the lake cottage & about 25 steps from the driveway down to the dock....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of private parking area at the cottage...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of soft plush towels...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Just about anything you might need for cooking and serving meals....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need to cook and serve fine meals....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    A well equipped kitchen fully stocked with dishes, utensils, pans, etc. Also paper towels, trash bags, and dishwashing soap and hand soap....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built into the kitchen cabinets...moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Refrigerator Freezer with ice trays...moreless

  • Stove:

    An island cook-top and built-in convection oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    A four seat pedal powered boat is available for your daytime use (weather permitting) during your stay. Feel free to bring your own boat and or jet skis....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck overlooking the private dock, the main shipping channel of the Tennessee River and beautiful Kentucky Lake. Accessible from both bedrooms and the livingroom. Patio next to the screened porch. Also a deck at the back of the cottage with a forest view....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    An aluminum 17' canoe and two kayaks are available for your daytime use (weather permitting) during your stay. Lifejackets are provided....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    2 Charcoal Grills, bring your charcoal...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Autumn at the Lake
Sep 26 - Nov 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
$950 $1,975

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Spring at the Lake
Apr 28 - May 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$159 $185
Fri, Sat
$1,100 $2,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Summer At The Lake
May 25 - Sep 25, 2017
5 night min stay
$175 $195
Fri, Sat
$1,200 $2,750

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$175 $195
Fri, Sat
$1,200

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

The above rates also include your unlimited daytime use of the kayaks, canoe, paddles, lifejackets, and paddleboat. There is a minimum stay of 3 nights required during holiday periods and on holiday weekends. The maximum occupancy ever allowed at The Lake Cottage is six people on the premises. No Pets and No Smoking are allowed in The Lake Cottage. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jen's Steak & Seafood

Car: Necessary

This lakefront cottage is located approximately a fifteen minute drive from Waverly (and 15 minutes from the nearest Walmart, gas stations, restaurants, hospital, etc.) and about a 90 minute drive from Nashville. Richland Harbor is generally a nice quiet lakefront community. The area is noted for it's great fishing and boating. The cottage faces west for the perfect sunset viewing. While other lakefront houses are located nearby, the lake lots here are large and provide each home a significant amount of privacy. The owners of the cottage live in the adjacent lakehouse . There is a public forest at the end of the lane, just half a mile from the cottage, providing a great place for hiking or 4-wheeling. Examples of wildlife we often see here: bald eagles, hawks, owls, blue herons, grey herons, white herons, white pelicans, seagulls, loons, canadian geese, ducks, foxes, river otters, grey squirrels, red squirrels, chipmonks, deer, turtles, woodpeckers, doves, lots of colorful song birds and more. It's amazing to sit on the deck and watch these birds and animals. The large herons have wingspans which are over six feet, and the bald eagle's wingspans are over seven feet, and even larger are the white pelicans passing through in the fall and spring which have wingspans up to ten feet.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Lake Cottage LLC: We've lived here on the lake for several years next door to The Lake Cottage and think it's the best place on the planet. We love the peace and quiet and enjoy watching the herons fishing along the shore and listening to the song birds and lake loons, seeing the eagles soaring above, and the squirrels and foxes scurrying pass. Plenty of migrating birds also stop in for a while such as seagulls, pelicans, several kinds of ducks, and others. We also love watching the tug boats, barges, all kinds of other boats and yachts, and the occasional paddle-wheeler or ship pass by. While every season of the year has it's own benefits and pleasures, we love it here in the fall best. The crisp cool nights, a warm fire in a fire pit, the hot chocolate, the amazing colors of the changing leaves, the migrating birds, the squirrels gathering acorns, the parade of boats and yachts passing by heading south for the winter, taking a walk down the country lane and enjoying the peace and serenity of the lake. We love it here!

Why the Owner Chose Waverly, TN, USA:
Lakefront homes here rarely come on the market. When this one did, we thought it might be great for our kids and grandkids to have a place near us when they come to stay at the lake for a while as well as a way to share the wonders of the area with other folks and pick up a little additional income in the process. There are only ten lakefront homes on the main channel here at Richland Harbor all located on a quaint country lane. This is a nice quiet community in one of the most beautiful areas of the huge lake. Kentucky Lake is the largest man-made lake east of the Mississippi River when measured by surface acres: 184 miles long, 2 miles wide where we live, 160,309 surface acres, and with 2,380 miles of shoreline. Within sight of this lake cottage are several uninhabited islands.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Welcome to Paradise! Just sit on the deck or screened porch or on the patio and listen to the birds singing and the waves lapping on the shore while gazing out over the lake. Watch the eagles soaring, the pearl divers sorting bags of muscles, the boats zipping across the water. Or wander down the path a few feet to your very own private dock in front of the cottage with it's large covered boat slip, it's floating platform for sunning, fishing, swimming, or just sitting and relaxing. There's no high pressure or rushing about here. No place you've got to be. Just hanging with nature. Also on your dock is a canoe, 2 kayaks, and a paddleboat for your daytime use (weatherpermitting). Lifejackets are also on hand. Explore or fish the nearby waters along the shoreline, or in the bays. Explore the shoreline and pick up a few seashells (or are they called lake shells?). Take a quiet walk down the country lane and enjoy the view and observe the birds, plants, and animals. Or just sit on the deck and enjoy watching the birds munching out at the birdfeeders or hummingbirds zipping around. In the evenings, stop everything, get your favorite beverage, sit back, and experience one of the most amazing sunsets you've ever witnessed. As darkness approachs, lay in the hammock on the front deck and check out the billions of stars up above or weatherpermitting, light a fire in one of the two firepits and roast some marshmellows and hot dogs or fire up the grill and cook something really special. p.s. On the 4th of July, weatherpermitting, fireworks can be seen from your dock in multiple locations around the lake. Also, if you have an ATV, bring it & check out the trails in the forest at the end of the lane. Welcome to Paradise!


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Your private dock and shoreside firepit  viewed from the lake cottage front deck

    Your private dock and shoreside firepit viewed from the lake cottage front deck

  • Come on down to the lake. You never know what you'll see go by while here.

    Come on down to the lake. You never know what you'll see go by while here.

  • Barge and boating traffic in front of the cottage viewed from the front deck.

    Barge and boating traffic in front of the cottage viewed from the front deck.

  • View of the driveway. Please note the 16 rustic steps going up to the cottage.

    View of the driveway. Please note the 16 rustic steps going up to the cottage.

  • The kitchen, island with cooktop, and the door going to the screened porch.

    The kitchen, island with cooktop, and the door going to the screened porch.

  • Queensize bed in the master bedroom with triple high-threadcount sheets.

    Queensize bed in the master bedroom with triple high-threadcount sheets.

  • Bedroom # 2 has two twinsize beds and a flatscreen tv with a dvd player.

    Bedroom # 2 has two twinsize beds and a flatscreen tv with a dvd player.

  • The back of the lake cottage nestled in the woods surrounds by large oak trees.

    The back of the lake cottage nestled in the woods surrounds by large oak trees.

  • A favorite place is the screened porch overlooking the lake.

    A favorite place is the screened porch overlooking the lake.

  • A magnificent early spring sunset.  It's amazing, no two sunsets are alike.

    A magnificent early spring sunset. It's amazing, no two sunsets are alike.

  • One of the many yachts heading south during the autumn months.

    One of the many yachts heading south during the autumn months.

  • The front deck with a hammock & ample seating overlooking the lake & your dock

    The front deck with a hammock & ample seating overlooking the lake & your dock

  • Your private pier, floating dock, boatslip, paddleboat, kayaks, and canoe await.

    Your private pier, floating dock, boatslip, paddleboat, kayaks, and canoe await.

  • The entrance to the lake cottage driveway

    The entrance to the lake cottage driveway

  • The living room with 32" HDTV, electric fireplace, & leather easy chair/ottoman.

    The living room with 32" HDTV, electric fireplace, & leather easy chair/ottoman.

  • The queensize bed and futon and 32" HDTV in the master bedroom with lake view.

    The queensize bed and futon and 32" HDTV in the master bedroom with lake view.

  • Bedroom # 2 with twins beds, cool memory foam mattresses, and a great lake view.

    Bedroom # 2 with twins beds, cool memory foam mattresses, and a great lake view.

  • The bathroom with plenty of plush towels, hair dryer, shower/tub combo.

    The bathroom with plenty of plush towels, hair dryer, shower/tub combo.

  • The patio next to the fire pit just outside the back door of the lake cottage.

    The patio next to the fire pit just outside the back door of the lake cottage.

  • It is amazing to see some of the unique boats and ships passing by..

    It is amazing to see some of the unique boats and ships passing by..

  • Just another spectacular sunset over Kentucky Lake. No two are alike.

    Just another spectacular sunset over Kentucky Lake. No two are alike.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, September 30, 2016

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