This gorgeous rancher provides luxury, privacy, professional decor, wide open green spaces AND a 2nd waterfront lot! Located in the ideal Ponder Point neighborhood, (just 4 miles from downtown Sandpoint), this 5 bedroom home is designed to entertain families and friends in a relaxing and charming environment -- while affording privacy and space for comfort and rejuvination. Ideal for large groups or family reunions.
In addition to the home, 100' of private waterfront on Kootenai Bay of Lake Pend Oreille is just steps away from the front door. Sun on the private dock or kayak/canoe this incredible lake. A Sunstream boat lift & 2 jet ski lifts safely moor your expensive toys. This rancher is all on one level (great for multi-generational families) and is appointed with luxury linens, professional kitchen (dining for 14+), BBQ, HD-TVs, movie library, Wii game system, Billiards table, 2 outdoor patios surrounded with gardens and more! In-ground basketball hoop and 6 bikes to use too
The Ponder Point Rancher provides ample space for family and friends to stretch out and enjoy a Sandpoint and Lake Pend Oreille experience. The distressed pine floors throughout and stone countertops are worry free to kids and pets. The great room is filled with light, ample seating for easy conversations, HD TV with movie library, board games and a gorgeous billard table. The large kitchen is extremely well appointed and provides room for multiple chefs, including a large island with separate prep sink. 2 dining room tables provide seating for 14, PLUS there is additional seating outside. A stone patio is surrounded by perennial gardens and adirondack chairs, benches and rockers beckon you to relax and enjoy the views. Schweitzer mountain is just 12 miles away for all winter sports. In summer, Schweitzer is perfect for multi-state vista views, mountain biking, huckleberry picking or hiking. Don't forget the camera!
By spreading out the 5 large bedrooms in 2 separate wings of the home, each room is private and beautifully appointed. A great vacation includes great rest - and each bedroom has the finest quality pillowtop mattresses and linens. An additional family with another TV and Wii game system provides a comfortable area for reading, relaxation or entertaining the kids.
Outside, an in ground basketball hoop will provide hours of entertainment and the large grassy lawn is perfect for horseshoes, soccer, or bocci ball. Or hop on one of the 6 bikes provided and explore the many bike trails in the Sandpoint area. In summer, it's ALL about the lake and there is so much to do and see on 43 mile long Lake Pend Oreille. Bring a boat, kayak or jet ski -- or ask for recommendations about renting one during your stay.
Although this home is not on the water, the owners also own the private lot directly across the street. About 30 yards from the front door, takes you to the owners 'stairway to heaven'. 100' of private waterfront on Kootenai Bay, a large private dock and boat + 2 jet ski lifts are yours to enjoy. An inflatable kayak, life jackets, beach chairs, cooler are all yours to use and enjoy during your stay.
It is rare to find a home this beautifullyfurnished, with waterfront, professional boat and jet ski lifts, that is just 4 miles from the restaurants and activities of downtown Sandpoint. Please ask us for recommendations of activities, restaurants, boat rentals or 'must do's'. We'd love to help you plan the very best vacation, so that your family and friends will see what an incredible and special home this is.