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INCREDIBLE VIEW OF THE LAKE FROM THIS LAKEFRONT'S WRAPAROUND DECK
Nestled on 1 acre among the tall fragrant pines, this quaint 2-story home is on an exclusive quiet peninsula. This popular place includes a separate game house with pool table, foosball, darts, 3 bunk beds, HDTV with Dish Hopper 3, full bath, air-conditioning and heating. The private game house is a great remote hideaway for the kids to have their own fun during the day or overnight. You will have sole use of the boathouse with 2 electric boat/jet ski lifts, sun deck with nighttime accent lighting, swim ladder, plus pier. A boat rental, marina, public boat ramp, and a waterfront cafe are within walking distance of this lake house. The barbecue area has a mobile charcoal grill/smoker, picnic table, horseshoes, hammock, birdhouse, sitting swing, plus campfire area good for an evening family bonfire or a hot dog and s’mores roast. The lawn between the main home and the lake is ideal for games such as volleyball, badminton, croquet, etc. Bring along your favorite yard game. The sitting swing, which faces the water, is perfect for conversation and reflection. Free Wi-Fi.
You will be able to witness the breathtaking sunset, which falls upon the far side of the lake, while you are on this waterfront's large deck of the main home. Many guests have their morning coffee here. As well, you will long remember the panoramic view of the lake from the adjacent game house porch.
When you are at this picturesque and serene waterfront venue, the air is fresh and clean, the surroundings are so quiet and peaceful that it seems as if you are in the country. On a clear, cloudless night you can see the stars twinkle in the dark sky.
This vacation lakefront is the ideal spot for couples and families that are looking for recreation or just rest and relaxation from it all. The 2-story main home has a master bedroom with a king size bed, HDTV with Dish Hopper 3, recliner-lounge chair, and bathroom with shower. A king size bed and HDTV with Dish Hopper 3 are in one of the downstairs bedrooms. A queen-size bed and full bunk bed (sleeps 3) are in the second downstairs bedroom. There is a full bath downstairs. Each of the bedrooms includes plump pillows, quality linens, and comforters. Bathroom towels and washcloths are also provided.
The 2150 sq. ft. home has a wood-burning fireplace and 42'' HDTV with Dish Hopper 3 in the living area. The home has Wi-Fi, a clothes washer, clothes dryer, ceiling fans throughout, plus air-conditioning and heating. The kitchen is well-equipped with a microwave, coffeemaker, toaster oven, silverware, dishware, glassware, cookware, dishwasher, range, oven, refrigerator with icemaker, some cooking utensils, pots and pans.
Private Boathouse: You can easily operate the 2 electric lifts at the boat dock. The larger lift will accommodate pontoon, tri-hulls, or V-hull boats. The 2nd lift will hold 1 or 2 jet skis. Public boat ramp, marina and boat rental (jet skis, pontoon, and ski boats) plus public parking are within walking distance of the property. There is a swim ladder and a sandy lake bottom for water lovers. Maybe you would prefer to bask in the sun at the grass shore or on top of the elevated sun deck while listening to music or reading. There is good fishing (black bass, white bass, crappie, striper, perch, and catfish) off the fishing pier. The boathouse area has lighting now so you can enjoy nighttime boating, fishing, or just the serenity of the lake. You can have an evening social on the accent lighted sun deck, with a bonfire close by upon the shore, which your family and/or friends will remember for a long time. ALLOW NO MORE THAN 10 INDIVIDUALS AT ONE TIME ON THE SUN DECK. SWIMMERS NEED TO BE SUPERVISED. THERE ARE NO LIFEGUARDS ON DUTY.
Private Game House: The game house is a separate dwelling 20 feet adjacent to the main home. It has a pool table, foosball, dart game, 3 bunk beds (sleeps 6), HDTV with Dish Hopper 3, and a full bath with shower. The house is air-conditioned and heated for year-round use. The game house has plump pillows, quality linens, and blankets. Bathroom towels and washcloths are also included. You will long remember the panoramic view of the lake, at certain times, from the game house porch.
Barbecue Area: This waterfront property is large enough to entertain a separate BBQ area among the numerous pines. Within this area, ideal for large groups or family reunions is a picnic table, mobile charcoal grill/smoker, hammock, horseshoes, and a campfire area. There is a new lighting system in the trees for nighttime activities. The sitting swing, which faces the water, is good for conversation and reflection. The well-manicured grass area between the main home and lake is large enough for your family or group to play volleyball, badminton, croquet, etc. Bring along with you your favorite game equipment.
Lake Livingston State Park (within 12 minute car drive) offers picnicking, nature study, fishing, horseback riding, hiking trails, and swimming pool (Memorial Day-Labor Day). There is an in-lake swimming area edged by a boardwalk, small beach, and souvenir shop. Bring your bike to the lake house so you can see firsthand this beautiful piney woods. It will be an enjoyable scenic bike ride. Biking is popular at the park.
Livingston Municipal Golf Course is a new 9-hole course in a pretty area of the city next to Matthews Street Park. City of Livingston Swimming Pool is at the park. The pool has a toddler wadding area. Matthews Street Park is a family friendly park with covered pavilion, picnic areas, a walking track, large playground, and tennis courts. Information on the State Park and these 3 facilities can best be found searching with Google.
Lake Livingston is in Polk County which offers 1,097 square miles of rolling hills and majestic pine forest. The lake and county are part of the Big Ticket National Preserve. Texas' oldest Indian Reservation of Alabama Coushatta Indians is located in the county. They have an event calendar, campgrounds, and a gift shop with unique souvenir items.
Other activities: A waterfront cafe is just a short morning walk to breakfast from this vacation home. A convenience store, marina/boat rental (jet skis, pontoon, and ski boat rentals), plus a public boat ramp and public parking are at the same approximate locale from this lakefront place. Wal-Mart, HEB, Brookshire Brothers, dollar stores, small shops, and eating establishments (pizza, BBQ, seafood, burger, sandwich, Mexican, Tex-Mex, and a couple restaurants) are all within roughly 12 minutes from the property.
PROPERTY LOCATION: FROM HOUSTON THE PROPERTY IS APPROXIMATELY A 90 MINUTE DRIVE NORTHWARD AND FROM DALLAS IT IS AROUND A 3 HOUR DRIVE SOUTHWARD TO THIS LAKEFRONT. IT IS ABOUT A 60 MINUTE DRIVE NORTHWARD FROM GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL AIRPORT TO THIS POPULAR VACATION SPOT.
Keywords: House plus Game house, boat dock, small sandy beach, nature’s wildlife