Your own private resort property!
Beautiful Home with lake frontage on private Bass Lake with magnificent views from almost every room in the house and from the beautiful and private backyard pool area. There is over 100' of private lake frontage for fishing, boating, water skiing, kayaking and all fun summer waterr activities on this 165 acre lake! Enjoy these lake views from the backyard overlooking the lake or from the 42' heated in-ground pool. Pool has diving board at deep 10' end of pool. There is also a shallow area in the pool for small children.
OR if coming to the SUPER BOWL stay in this spacious home for a fraction of the cost for hotels. There are beds for 9-10 guests with two daybeds for an additional 2 more guests. We are a short 15-20 minute car ride to downtown Minneapolis and to the U.S. Bank Stadium. To round out your Super Bowl experience, you can also try out snowshoeing and ice fishing (we supply the equipment) for the real Minnesotan experience!
This is a very peaceful setting and you will love watching the wildlife both summer and winter, including a pair of Loons who nest every spring, numerous duck and geese families, eagles, visiting egrets every summer often seen resting on dock and an assortment of songbirds! Even the winter wildlife is a treat to watch, especially the eagles as they swoop around the lake. Yet, you are but short car ride into downtown Minneapolis for all that urban life offers as well as an equally short ride to the village of Wayzata with its restaurants by the water of Lake Minnetonka and shopping the lovely stores on Lake Street. Maple Grove, just voted one # 24 in best cities to live in the entire country is only 4 miles with a plethora of stores, restaurants and movie theaters.
There are three bedrooms, two with Queen beds and one with king-size bed. Additionally in the walk-out recreation area there is a bunkroom for three-four more persons, with bath with shower. The 1950's Swedish Day Bed sofas in the TV room on main level provide additional sleeping for two more persons. There are three full bathrooms and one half bath plus private office space. ALL of the rooms with the exception of one bedroom have views of the lake! There are three decks, all overlooking the pool and stunning lake views.
The first level contains formal living room, formal dining room, TV media room, office and well-equipped 'cook's' kitchen plus a screened-in porch for summer lounging and dining. The kitchen has two sinks, one for prepping and one for clean-up. The design of the kitchen makes it easy for the cook to efficiently prepare food as well as entertain in the kitchen when guests congregate!
The pool is heated and is a great lap pool as well as diving pool and shallow area for children learning to swim. The views from the pool of the lake are spectacular. The backyard is enclosed by fencing which is covered in wild grape vines. Other plantings of towering arborvitae and flowering hydrangea plantings ensure your privacy. There is also an outside sauna near the pool providing relaxation and health benefits.
As indicated, this property is very convenient to downtown Minneapolis less than 9 miles from the house to center of Minneapolis. The property is also less than 9 miles to the charming village of Wayzata with trendy shopping and restaurants. There are also many restaurants in Plymouth/Maple Grove less than one or two miles from the house so that you can maximize your fun in the sun by the lake and pool and not worry about cooking; however the kitchen is a cook's delight and has all the amenities you would expect!