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Lakefront Home with 4 BR, Private Dock, Great View

Sleeps17
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 15-17)

Our home has a spectacular view looking straight down the main channel of Norris Lake with the far tree line about two miles away.

Our 4000 sq ft home features four large suites, each with a full bath and direct access to the lakeside deck. The two upstairs suites have king beds. The third suite has two queen beds, and the fourth has a queen and a bunk bed with a twin bed on top and a full bed on bottom. A full-sized futon bed is also available in the second bedroom.

The lakeside deck has two levels, with the top level featuring two outdoor dining areas. The covered bottom level has one dining area and leads to a private dock. Our dock has a sundeck and slips to park two large boats and two jet skis.

The main floor of the house has vaulted ceilings, full kitchen, dining room, half-bath, and great room with a large-screen television, stereo system, and a beautiful stone fireplace. Additionally, the floor-to-ceiling windows provide gorgeous year-round lake views.

The lower floor has a living room, television, pool table, and a large wet bar stocked with barware. There is also a second refrigerator and a washer and dryer.

Our house is situated in a quiet subdivision called Norris Pointe. This is a less-traveled portion of the main channel of the lake, well away from the heavy boat traffic and waves of Deerfield.

The house sits back off the road, making road noise undetectable. In addition, the lot between the house and road is beautifully covered with eastern white pines and dogwood trees.

Our home is perfect for your relaxing, scenic vacation adventure.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2017

Map

75% of the area around the lake is a wildlife managed area. It is an everyday thing to see deer, turkey and a lot of other animals feeding and watering all around the lake. That is what makes Norris Lake an ideal environment for nature lovers, sportsmen and vacationers alike. There is always something to do on the lake! The fishing is great here at Norris Lake, year round and offers an abundance of Striped Bass (rockfish), Largemouth, Smallmouth and Spotted Bass, the Walleye, Crappie, Catfish and Bluegill (bream).

Not quite the fisherman? Not a problem. There are plenty of things to do on site at Norris Lake or in the surrounding area.

Other Activities: boating

Amenities

La Follette House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 17
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17
  • Master - 1 king , Main floor - with full bath. Separate tub and shower.
    Master #2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Master - main floor - with full bath and futon
    Bedroom #3 - 2 queen , Lower level - with full bath
    Bedroom #4 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Lower level - with full bath (1 queen, 1 twin, 1 double)
  • King size beds (2), Queen Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1), Futon (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Attractions:
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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Lakefront Home with 4 BR, Private Dock, Great View
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
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We really enjoyed our week at this house!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time. Just unhappy they are selling this house. We really wanted to rent it again next year. I'm sure the new owners will love this place.

Only a few things could have helped. There was not a big pot to cook in? We had to buy one at Walmart. Also most the chairs on the upper deck was broken. And one of the queen beds in the lower level was broken. But that did not stop us from having a great time. Loved that all 4 bedrooms were big had their own bathroom and walk in closets. Three of them had extra beds in them. Which worked great for families! Loved our week at Norris!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Weekend Place!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to spend some time on the lake. The house was clean, well-equipped, and laid out perfectly. The dock and lake access makes getting to the water easy and convenient. The owner was very responsive and easy to work with. All in all, I don't think you can go wrong with this place!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great setting, Great house

  • 5 of 5

We had a dozen family members travel here from Chicago for a graduation at a nearby school. Could not have asked for better accommodations in a better setting. Everything here was as good as advertised or better. Owner was a pleasure to deal with, very friendly. Beautiful setting on Norris Lake. The view out the front wall of windows is spectacular. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home on Norris Lake

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful home on Norris Lake. Home well maintained and was in clean condition. Owner was very nice too work with. I would give this 4 1/2 stars because nothing is perfect. Definitely recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect lakehouse!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriends and I went down to Norris Lake last weekend and stayed in this wonderful lakehouse! There were 13 people in our group, and we had more than enough room. The house was very clean, and it had everything we needed for the weekend. The bathrooms off of each bedroom were very nice. The owner of the house was very easy to work with and provided any and all information we needed-from directions to any items we needed to bring with us. I would recommend this house to anyone going to Norris Lake!

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Christmas Vacation

  • 4 of 5

My ;entire family met at the lakehouse for our Christmas get-together. There was plenty of room for seven adults and two children. It rained pretty much endlessly, there was minimal cell phone reception, and the house is waaaay off the tracks. BUT... We had a ball! Drug out the board games, cooked and ate, watched It's a Wonderful Life, sat around and talked., just reconnected with each other. This was exactly what we needed. The house was well equipped for cooking, and our kids loved the pool table downstairs. I would recommend this family time to anyone. The guys want to come back in the summer so they can fish and enjoy the lake. If you are considering this, just do it.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Damage Deposit $500

We reserve the right to rent complete weeks particularly during the peak seasons.
Although we welcome the opportunity to rent to everyone, we cater to families and avoid rowdy groups. This helps us keep a our place in good condition for all guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.