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Forest Brook Manor - a Historic Home

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:7
  • Bathrooms:5.75
  • Property type:Estate
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Estate, 7 Bedrooms, Baths (Sleeps 14 max)

Forest Brook Manor, a historic home, circa 1920, has undergone restoration and is situated on a hill with a 360 degree panoramic view of the Adirondack High Peaks. The five plus acres of land, surrounded by woods ensure year round privacy. Very conveniently located - Main Street and grocery stores a couple minutes away. The 8,000 SF house has three distinctive levels. The main floor features a modern eat-in kitchen, large butler's pantry, dining room, living room, library complete with bar and stone fireplace, enclosed porch with gas fireplace, powder room, private telephone alcove and foyer. The kitchen is cozy with solid cherry hardwood cabinetry, embossed metal ceiling, granite countertops and gourmet cooking island. The vintage butler's pantry features a walnut countertop and embossed metal ceiling. The second floor includes the master bedroom complete with private bath, fireplace and enclosed porch. Two additional bedrooms each have private baths. The opposite wing features three bedrooms and a shared bathroom. In the basement is a small butlers apt. with kitchen, bedroom, sull bath with shower and a small living area. There is also a laundry room. There is a large game room / study featuring a pool table and 1/2 bath on the third level.


Special Features Include: Cable TV, WiFi, Ceiling Fans, Fireplaces, Walk-In Cedar Closets, Wet Bar, Deck, Gazebo, Covered Patio, Screened in Porch with Gas Fireplace and Lake Access.

Club & Resort Facilities: 18-Hole Championship Golf Course, Tennis Center with 6 Har-Tru Courts, Beach, Marina complete with Kayaks, Canoes and Sailboats, Sailing Lessons, Two Seasonal Restaurants including the Moose Lodge Boathouse situated on the shores of Lake Placid. Included in the rental: Lake Access, Full Property Maintenance Services and Access to Whiteface Club via rough road development road or public roads. House is available for weddings. Please contact Kristin - Wedding & Event Planning, 518.523.2551 ext. 412 or email events@whitefaceclubresort.com for wedding rates and more info.
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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 8000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    More than one set of stairs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-Out

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Two dining areas - kitchen seats 6, dining room seats 6....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Window units only....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Available at the adjacent Whiteface Club and Resort....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available at the adjacent Whiteface Club and Resort....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Cross country tracks at the adjacent Whiteface Club and Resort....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Available at the adjacent Whiteface Club and Resort....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter holiday season
Dec 15 - Jan 1, 2017
6 night min stay
$1,200
martin luther king
Jan 13 - Jan 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,500
President's Week
Feb 10 - Feb 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,500
victoria day
May 19 - May 22, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,500
memorial day
May 26 - May 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,500
summer season
Jun 21 - Oct 9, 2017
6 night min stay
$1,200
thanksgiving 17
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
$1,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$995

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 3%

Notes:

50% down with signed contract

$1,000 damage deposit

$250 Cleaning Fee


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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Location

17 Miles
Nearest Airport
Adirondack Regional Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Whiteface Club and Resort
40 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Charlotte, VT / Essex, NY Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Whiteface Club and Resort
40 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak - Westport, NY
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
New York State Route 86
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Whiteface Club and Resort
11 Miles
Nearest Ski
Whiteface Mountain
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Private Beach - Whiteface Club and Resort

Car: Recommended

18-Hole Championship Golf Course, Tennis Center with 6 Har-Tru Courts, Beach, Marina complete with Kayaks, Canoes and Sailboats, Sailing Lessons, Two Restaurants including the Moose Lodge Boathouse situated on the shores of Lake Placid.

 

Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Lake Placid, NY, USA:
Large private setting perfectly situated in a resort community.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Proximity to Whiteface Club and Resort.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Sunday, December 04, 2016

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