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Relax/Watch Sunsets & Birds Over Lake, Between Lk Placid & Sebring

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:10 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4

Chemical-free environment & No Smokers! Private back yard, screen patio, dock & deck all face west over wide section of Lake Josephine, 1293 acre freshwater lake with fish & lots of birds that visit the dock. One of a kind private landscaped yard with concrete pathways thru-out 200 ft. Deep lot with majestic oaks trees. Wheelchair friendly. Wrap around deck on three sides of house. Overly furnished, owner's private retreat. Eco-conscious environment, organic/holistic owner is Eco-realtor/broker of CollieRealty. Cottage feel with solid wood walls, bamboo floors, loon motif, 2 updated baths. 1 automatic reclining chair & 1 manual recliner in living room..
Fireplace for looks only, queen size bed in 1 bedroom. Double/full size bed in 1 bedroom, 3rd bedroom has twin. Newer side by side fridge, glass top stove, washer and dryer. Well equipped kitchen but no dishwasher. Central heat and a/c.
Washer and dryer.
Kayaks and bikes. Reverse-osmosis drinking water system and whole house chlorine removed system for pleasant showering.

17 TV stations and more than 300 videos and DVDs. 100's of books...Fishing poles, hammocks,
sunsets, birds, butterflies, plants....
Boat ramp on beautiful oak lined street.
Relaxing, boating, fishing, bird watching,

Highlands Hammock Park (oldest Florida State Park) 7 miles,

7 miles North of Lake Placid and 7 miles south of Sebring

Shopping, dining, golf courses within 10 minutes...
99 miles from ocean at Juno Beach. Lots to do or not.....
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    On raised platform to view lake out window!...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

    Has French doors onto Deck facing water...moreless

  • Queen Bed in 1 Bedroom, Double Bed on raised platform to see water in another and a twin in 3rd...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Yellow Bath Photos...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Tub Bath & Tall Shower...moreless

  • 2 Baths, see photos


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    Breathtaking lake view from back deck, screened room & dock!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Lake Josephine, a popular fishing lake...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    For Looks Only, unless you have paperwork that you Know how to use it carefully.......moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully Equiped, Even juicer etc....moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 Kayaks and 2 small rafts...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden


Write a review 5
from 3 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
10 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 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


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Tax Rate 10.75%


PLEASE NOTE: For 2016 February only is $4,200, Race Week March 2018 is $525 a night for 4 nights. Dec., Jan. are more than the standard daily rate unless much longer term.Owner takes C.C., checks in advance w/agreement form. Call Linda for rate depending on time of year & duration.Starts at $120 a night to $165 a night.$805-$980 a week, Based on 28 day month $3,220 to $3,920 a month. NON SMOKERS ONLY!

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Linda Collie, registered broker of Collie Realty Inc. is a certified ECO Consultant, located in North Palm Beach, in Palm Beach County, in southern Florida, since 1977. Linda specializes in homes for sale in West Palm Beach, North Palm Beach, Juno Isles, Jupiter, Palm Beach Gardens in southern Florida, and also Sebring homes for sale in central Florida. Linda also can help you find the perfect Florida vacation rental in southern Florida or long term house or condo rental in the West Palm Beach area. Or if you're looking for an Eco house and Eco friendly real estate listings in south Florida, Linda is the perfect match for your real estate search. Linda also built an green vacation rental cabin IN THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS, NC where she has an organic garden.... An ECO Consultant is a REALTOR® with an interest in healthy, sustainable design, building and development who has completed the Asheville Board of REALTORS® certification program to become an ECO Consultant. ECO real estate consultant certification includes core required courses in all the major issues of green building and a choice of many electives which allows each certified ECO Consultant to complete the training with a good understanding of both environmental green building issues and local green real estate resources. This makes certified ECO Consultant uniquely qualified to serve clients with eco-values find a eco-friendly home or green builder house for sale.

Why the Owner Chose Sebring, FL, USA:
I loved the lay of the land with the huge Oak trees and the lake and the challenge to make the cottage reminiscent of my Ontario cottages but only an hour and half from my North Palm Beach Home. I especially LOVE THE WIDE VARIETY OF SUNSETS OVER THE WATER, see link for many vibrant color photos !!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
UNIQUE PROPERTY plus ECO friendly practices with thickly landscaped yard and beautiful LAKE VIEW, close to all that the diverse area has to offer for vacation fun. Check activities link on property's site.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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  • Loon Cottage's Dock

    Loon Cottage's Dock

  • Queen BedRoom

    Queen BedRoom

  • Bedroom with French doors unto deck facing water

    Bedroom with French doors unto deck facing water

  • Happy Relaxing

    Happy Relaxing

  • Fireplace with MANY Movies & Books!

    Fireplace with MANY Movies & Books!

  • Kitchen


  • Shower BathRoom

    Shower BathRoom

  • Bath Tub BathRoom

    Bath Tub BathRoom

  • Looking From Seawall

    Looking From Seawall

  • Looking into yard from Dock

    Looking into yard from Dock

  • Dock Meditation

    Dock Meditation

  • Loon Cottage's 2 Kayaks

    Loon Cottage's 2 Kayaks

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Deck Eating Area

    Deck Eating Area

  • One of the Many Mighty Oak Trees

    One of the Many Mighty Oak Trees

  • Kitchen


  • Shower Bathroom has Washer & Dryer Also

    Shower Bathroom has Washer & Dryer Also

  • 1 Auto & 1 Manual Recliners

    1 Auto & 1 Manual Recliners

  • WheelChair Friendly Front Ramp/Deck

    WheelChair Friendly Front Ramp/Deck

  • Looking from Back Deck

    Looking from Back Deck

  • Whimsical Yard Art

    Whimsical Yard Art

  • Highland Hammocks Park 7miles away, see web site link for more photos

    Highland Hammocks Park 7miles away, see web site link for more photos

VRBO #486974

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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