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Immaculate Lake Front Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Recently remodeled Swains lake front property. Located on private peninsula with 150 foot of level water frontage including sandy beach, dock and floating swim raft. Large deck with plenty of seating to enjoy outside dining. Property includes use of non-motorized watercraft including two kayaks and canoe.

Open plan living area with modern kitchen and large island for easy entertaining. Full bath including tub and shower as well as outdoor hot-water shower.

Master bedroom with king size bed. Second bedroom with two sets of bunk beds and pull-out queen size sofa bed.

A fun family house for enjoyment of the water, area, and each other.

CALENDAR is kept as up to date as possible but please call or email for availability!

Keywords: home, lake, front

More Details

Owner
Nancy Clarke
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2017

About Nancy Clarke

We have lived in the NH seacoast area for 20 years and really enjoy our vacation home being so close by. We have lots of great family memories from our time spent at the lake.

We bought this property 17 years ago and spent three years remodeling it inside and out to create a wonderful care-free environment in which to spend family time during three seasons.

We like the active lifestyle - swimming, boating, kayaking and canoeing - as much as lazing in the hammock or in one of the main lawn/deck chairs.

Sitting around the open fire pit at night is a special way to end the day.

Nancy Clarke purchased this house in 1999

Why Nancy Clarke chose Seacoast New Hampshire

We love the level sandy beach and expansive views. Easy for young and old alike.

Amenities

Barrington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathroom: 2 sinks including tub and shower Outdooor shower with hot water
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size bed (1), Sleep Sofa (1), Bunk Beds (2 sets)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Immaculate Lake Front Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Washington, District of Columbia
5

a lovely getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely home, and such responsive, kind owners. This home is on a perfect site on Swains Lake, so peaceful and beautiful. The home is well-appointed, with thoughtful tips/information for guests. I would absolutely recommend this gorgeous home.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Clare, Thank you for your stay and your review! It was our pleasure having you and we hope you and your family will be back another time. Nancy
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Amherst, NH
5

A perfect vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

We've stayed at this lakehouse 2 years in a row, for two weeks each time. The house is immaculate but comfortable, and very well appointed. The lakefront property is gorgeous, and the owners were always very responsive. They live nearby and were there to greet us upon our arrival. They clearly love this place and great care is taken to make guests as comfortable as possible. There is one master bedroom, with the other set up with 4 bunk beds and a foldout couch, with plenty of bed linens and towels. The hot outdoor shower is great! Internet is a little erratic but serviceable. If you wish to watch tv be sure to bring an internet accessible device with HDMI input. There is, however a DVD player, and Redbox not far away at the grocery store. The house is very convenient to groceries, pharmacy, liquor and hardware stores. It's also an easy drive to the seacoast. The lake is very quiet in the mornings and evenings, with some boat traffic in the afternoons. Nights are quiet, making it possible to fall asleep to the sound of gentle waves on the beach, and if you're lucky, the cry of the loons. We can't say enough about this little piece of paradise!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you both - you are amazing guests and we hope you will be back!
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5

Best rental - I wish I could give it more stars

  • 5 of 5

This property is simply fantastic, We have used HomeAway about 10 times for vacations, and this is definitely our favorite one so far. The lot is the best you could ask for. The sandy beach has a very gentle slope so you can dip your feet into the clean water or slowly go in deeper. There is a dock, and a grassy yard with a firepit. It is incredibly private. There is a fence on one side and tons of trees and bushes on the other side, so you are not on top of your neighbors, like most places. There is also a huge deck and two patio sets so you could sit 10 for dinner out there. We used the two kayaks every day to paddle around the lake, and it was beautiful. We tried the paddle boat too, but the kayaks are more fun.

Inside, the house is open concept with high ceilings and large rooms. We like to cook, and there was every kitchen tool and pan you would ever need. Plus a dishwasher, which is unusual for a lake rental. The house is super clean and neat. We were able to easily hook up our laptop to the TV to watch some Netflix, plus there is a dvd player to watch movies (there is a Redbox about 10 minutes away). The owneres really have thought of everything. We went to Dantes one night, which is a fantastic Italian restaurant nearby. We also went to Smokey Goodness Pub for some great barbecue one night. But our favorite thing to do was just sit on the deck or in the living room and look out at the lake and relax.

I HIGHLY recommend this house, it is exactly what we wanted in a relaxing lake house. I wish we didn't have to leave!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rhode Island
5

AWESOME VACATION SPOT!

  • 5 of 5

This is a little spot of paradise! We stayed for a week, could have stayed forever. The home was VERY clean and well maintained. Everything you could think of was there. We were right on the lake. It's a beautiful location with a dock, kayaks, canoe, pedal boat and fun for all! Our first night included fireworks and a live band across the lake which was an added bonus! It is located in what seems like a remote area but you are very close to the grocery store, pet store, gas station, all that stuff. And a short drive to Hampton Beach and Kittery Maine (we did both). The water is so clean and the lake is a great fishing spot. Every day was fun fishing, paddling, swimming and relaxing!! We took both our dogs and they enjoyed it as well! We had one rainy day and there were plenty of board games to entertain. We had a great game of Monopoly to pass the time. To be honest we didn't want to leave and we are already planning next year's vacation here. The owner is very nice and she was there to greet us upon arrival.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jane and family!! So glad you enjoyed the week - it sounds like you took advantage of everything at the lake and in the area. We look forward to seeing you again next year!
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Dover, NH
5

Repeat Customers

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd time renting this beautiful lake house and each time we do we are sad to leave. The owners are super friendly and great to deal with. The house is not only beautiful with a wonderful view, it has everything you need for your stay.There are linens and towels inside and outside you have lawn chairs, kayaks and a canoe along with fire wood so you can enjoy a nice fire in the firepit!

This is also a great place to stay if you have little ones due to the nice private beach with shallow entry to the water.

I would highly recommend this place to anyone. It's beautiful, clean, private and quiet. There is plenty of room inside and out.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much - it is always a pleasure having you and your newer generation! Glad the babies enjoy the waterfront! Nancy
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Middletown, CT
5

Beautiful lakefront getaway

  • 5 of 5

We have rented many beach/lake houses and I have never rented one so clean. It really was immaculate and that plays a huge factor for us in deciding wether to re-rent again in the future. We will most definitely rent this house again! The floor plan is wide open and the living and dining area have great views of the lake. There is a private beach area which was just perfect to kayak and paddle board from. We fished from the private dock and enjoyed a campfire at night. We brought our 2 dogs and they even had the time of their lives.

I truly enjoyed the house and hope to be back next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback, Dave and Christine. Glad the dogs enjoyed it too. We would be happy to welcome you back anytime! Nancy
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Rates & Availability

Barrington House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 4 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

All rates are subejct to 3% fee for credit card processing and 9% NH Room and Meals Tax.
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