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Beautiful Lake George Custom Cedar Home with 300 ft Direct Lakefront

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, 1 Half bathroom, sleeps max of 10

Brand new custom-built cedar home completed in May of 2008. The house is on 1/2 an acre and has 300 ft of direct shore front with very little boat traffic for peace and quiet. Additional level 1/2 acre adjacent is available for use. Great for all lawn games, volleyball, batmitton, bocce, croquet etc. There is an outdoor gas grill on the lakeside on the slate patio and a fire pit on the lawn along with a 40 foot dock for your boat. There are two canoes at the house with life vests. Great fishing right off the dock - bass, perch, bullheads etc. There is a free State boat launch 1 mile south of the property. The water is shallow about 3' at the end of the dock, deepest point in the area is around 10'.

The house floor plan consists of three bedrooms, 2 full and one 1/2 bath. Full gourmet kitchen with gas range, stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Dining area is connected to great room with 25 foot ceiling overlooking the lake with views facing west.

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Peter Schimpf
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2018


Ticonderoga House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Downstairs
  • Unlike a lot of houses on Lake George our house is on both town water and sewer. This means you don't have to worry about the water pressure, water rationing or septic problems. You will love the water pressure and the fact that there is plenty of hot water for showers.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , 2 Sets Bunkbeds
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Queen Sleeper/Great Room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Master Bedroom is downstairs and has separate full bathroom. All bedrooms are inside wall insulated so the house is extremely quiet and sound. All bedrooms have A/C units and/or fans for those few summer nights where the mountain air doesn't cool down into the 60's. King bedroom and double bunk bedroom are upstairs along with washer/dryer and full bathroom.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Lake George Custom Cedar Home with 300 ft Direct Lakefront
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews


  • 5 of 5

It was very good...we had a bunch of kids with us so the bunk room was great. Place was clean and had all the necessary cooking/cleaning stuff..dock, fishing, canoes, fire pit were nice diversions. Just a few minutes from the Fort and Champlain Ferry

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Haledon,NJ

Complete serenity

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful! It had everything we needed and more. We enjoyed the canoes and kayak. We only found one adult life vest so we were happy we brought one from home. Never being at the northern end of the lake, we found it so peaceful. We enjoyed grilling on the deck and fires at the pit at night. There was plenty of wood on the pile. Our dog enjoyed roaming on the large property and met his new bff who lived next door. Walmart was only a 5 minute trip and loved the co-op for fresh fruits and vegetables. Loved the chill factory for ice cream. We would highly recommend staying here. We had nice relaxing week. We rented a boat and the dock was perfect. The weather could have been better, but since the house was large and had plenty of games we kept ourselves busy

Thanks Ron & Pete for sharing your house

The Cavagnaro family

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Beautiful Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the Ticonderoga house on the water was excellent. And, the weather was perfect. Thank you to our gracious hosts: Pete and Ron. The two of us stayed for a week and thoroughly enjoyed walks in town, absorbing the surrounding beauty of the lake and fall foliage. The Ti stores and local restaurants were very welcoming.

The house was so much more than what we expected. The description on the website is very modest compared to our experience. The great room gives a wonderful sense of openness and is very comfortable. The kitchen has high-end appliances and is very well done. We stayed downstairs in one of the master bedrooms and took advantage of the private bathroom, the comfortable king size bed and waking to a lovely view of the lake. The patio provides a marvelous view of the lake at sunset.

Having access to the canoes and our private dock added to our enjoyment

We took the ferry from Ti to Vermont for shopping. It was very convenient.

We recommend this home for couples, families or small groups (8-10) people

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Stayed: September 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An Easy & Relaxing Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Having a larger family make travel complicated and expensive. Our trip to Ticonderoga was outstanding. Not only was there plenty to do (e.g. fishing, boating, hiking, Ft. Ticonderoga, etc.), staying at this home was comfortable and affordable. Children had direct access to the lake and plenty of room to play. Adults had a great time grilling, walking to town, and playing with the children. No muss. No fuss. A Walmart with extensive items was just a 5 minute drive. Just bring your clothes, move in, buy some groceries and have a good time! Easy. Relaxing. Fun.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed Memorial day weekend with my family of four and my friend and his daughter. The arrangements were perfect for us. King bedroom for my wife and i, Bedroom for my friend and the kids stayed together in the room with bunkbeds and had a ball.. the yard had so much room and we diddnt see anyone too either side of us the entire weekend. The weather diddnt cooperate with us at all, It rained the entire first two days, the weather looked much better for tuesday so I contacted Peter to see if we could extend the vaca a day to catch the nicer weather. He not only accomadated us but diddnt charge us for the extra day. It really worked out great because we ended up having truck trouble to get fixed and the day was gorgeous out. walmart was so close yet the place was so tranquill. The local restaurants were excellent, We even found a dog park we decided to take our pugs too for the first time and they loved it. The house was clean, the dock was perfect for our 23ft boat. we had no luck fishing but im sure the weather had something to do with it. Peter and Ron were such a pleasure to deal with, We cant wait to go back. Already reserving next memorial weekend and hopefully we can go back before.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Jefferson, MA

Outstanding! Very comfortable and spacious.

  • 5 of 5

The property description was very accurate. It was clean, well stocked, and the open floor plan was great. Peter, the owner, was a joy to work with and very patient. I had started to book another property earlier this year on Lake George and did not feel comfortable with the owner of that property. The minute I spoke with Peter, I knew I made the right choice to switch. We also met Ron, his partner, during our stay, and he was just as friendly and helpful. The waterfront is shallow, which we expected, but we really enjoyed our 20 minute leisure ride out of the no wake zone to the lake. The king sized mattress upstairs appeared new and was EXTREMELY comfortable. We slept like a rock every night! The Super Walmart is 5 minutes away, some nice restaurants also within a 5 minute drive, as well as the public boat ramp, which is in the no wake zone and has plenty of parking (and it's free!) I can't think of anything that we needed that wasn't a short drive away. The dock was sturdy and set up with lines. If you're looking for a place with swimmable waterfront, this really isn't it, although the neighbors were swimming across the way. I knew this when I booked it, though, and we had no problem navigating our 23' walkaround from the boat ramp up to the house. We never had to worry about boat traffic waves smashing our boat against the dock! Also, there is a marina (Snug Harbor Marina) almost next to the boat ramp, on the way out to the lake. Every morning, we would stop for ice and fuel as needed to start our day. Doesn't get more convenient than that. We had one of the best vacations ever, and highly recommend it. You get alot of house and amenities for the dollar. There is a high likelihood that we will return next year! Thank you Peter and Ron!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2013
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Our beautiful custom built cedar home is located on the scenic and quiet north end of Lake George in the Adirondack Mountains. The area is well known for very low boat traffic and the best fishing on the lake. Whether you bring your own boat to our 40 ft dock or use our 2 canoes you will love catching Bass, Pike, Perch and maybe even Lake Trout or Land Locked Salmon. While visiting you are steps away from many beautiful hikes, some challenging and some easier but enjoyable for all levels of exploring the wilderness. Ticonderoga is also known for it's role in the French & Indian War as well as the Revolutionary War, don't miss exploring the famous Fort Ticonderoga and the beautiful grounds surrounding the fort.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

There is a security deposit of $500 per visit
Maximum occupancy is 10 people unless agreed in advance with owner.
All returning guests receive a 10% discount.
Off Season now through May 23rd, 2014 rate is $1800 weekly and $800 per weekend
Peak Season rate May 24th, 2014 through September 6th, 2013 is $2800

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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