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New, Clean, Beautiful Modern Lakefront Living.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 6 nights

About the property

Quiet and lovely lakefront 3 bedroom 3 bath walkout on Lake Norman

As you approach this charming modern lakefront 3 bedroom 3 bath dream home from the quiet cul de sac, you will immediately be drawn to the wrap around porch. If you were to stop and sit awhile, you would naturally notice the stream which runs along the property. Not only is the view amazing, the sound of the water flowing is downright relaxing. You can look behind you and see the lake. Tempted to walk out there first... But lets go inside. New cement drive and walkways added in Spring 2016!

Notice first the landscaping with true to life synthetic maintenance free lawn and beautiful flower pots. You notice that the bright red-orange (Sherwin Williams Peppery) colored" front door is the same color as the pots! Step into the foyer, set with rich ceramic tile. You can see that you have the option of going left or straight ahead. Lets go left. As we leave the tile, we notice the gorgeous 5" natural hickory hardwood on the floors. This flooring is in the halls, great room, kitchen and master suite. The walls are a light seagull grey, with bright white trim. Accent walls throughout the house are a rich dark grey color. (Sherwin Williams City Scape) The first door on the left takes us into the first bedroom. The bedroom is freshly carpeted with a queen bed, coordinated drapes on the 6' wide window, a nightstand and a shabby chic dresser, with a Samsung 32" HD tv, and a closet. Yes, this TV has directv channels! All four TV's do! Cheery yellow and grey linens. Sleeps two. As we depart this bedroom, across the hall we open a door to a utility room, where the front load washer and dryer are available for your use. The electrical panel is in this room as well, and a utility sink, ironing board and iron (who needs these things on vacation?)

At the end of the hall, we find a bath, which has beautiful modern porcelain tile on the floor and in the huge walk-in shower. The vanity has a marble top which coordinates with the décor.

As we head back toward the other hallway, we enter the next bedroom. This bedroom, also facing the front of the home, has a 6' wide window, which overlooks the front wrap around porch area. We find two twin XL beds in this room with orange and yellow accents, a dresser, closet, and a 32" HD tv, with Directv. The beds are extra long, and all of the bedding is premium quality, Serta Perfect Sleepers.

As we leave the second bedroom, we enter the open area which includes the great room and kitchen. A fireplace with windows on either side on the outside wall. The furniture sits with the fireplace as the focal point, and you notice the 50" flat screen tv mounted above. Bright leather furniture makes this a happy cheerful room.

But wait, you say. That is NOT the focal point, as you look to the back of the home and see the atrium wall of windows overlooking the beautiful lake view, you walk toward the balcony. A hardwood rail with horizontal balusters overlooks the free standing stairway. also with modern horizontal detail, This is an invitation to the lower level. But lets stay on this level for now. Because of its modern construction, this beautiful stairway does not impede the view to the lake!

To the left, you see the open kitchen- with a 4' x 7' island and stools. Countertops are white detailed quartz, looking fresh and clean. The cabinets are dove grey full faced modern cabinetry-- and a beautiful stone and glass backsplash draws you in. Appliances are stainless and look amazing. This is a kitchen that will be fun to cook in, as you visit with the family. All necessary amenities are provided! The window over the sink overlooks the lake, and makes dishwashing something special. But really, you have two dishwashers. Why would you be doing dishes? I chose the dual dishwasher because it drives me crazy when the first dirty dish appears after the dishwasher is started. Now you just begin loading the second. Don't let the sight of dirty dishes bother you! The refrigerator has the lower freezer and a spacious double door refrigerator on top, with icemaker and water conveniently in the door. The kitchen is stocked with dishes, glasses, coffee cups, silverware, pots and pans, baking sheets, a toaster, blender and floor mats. You will also find dishwasher soap, dish cloths and dish towels, and pot holders for your convenience. (Dishwashing liquid for handwashing dishes is not provided.)

Did we miss something? Ah, yes, where are YOU sleeping? as we leave the kitchen area, we pass the pantry on our way to the Master Suite. This spacious room is completely furnished and offers a comfortable King Bed, with beautiful dressings. The Master Bedroom features sliding doors to a walk out balcony facing the lake. A refinished modern chevron rocking chair faces the balcony. My guests will love the beautiful tiled bathroom, with the free standing modern tub, and elegant free standing chrome faucet. A walk in closet provides ample easy storage for your clothing.

And by the way, bed linens, pillows, bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths are provided. Extra blankets and throws are also available. A comfy rocking chair overlooks the balcony.

Lets take a walk down those stairs now.

At the bottom of the beautiful staircase is a pet/child security gate.

In the lower level, there is a full bath that is decorated in black and white. It isn't far from the creekside entry door with the outside patio. The floors of this entire lower level are concrete, stained and sealed in a vibrant blue color. This is so that when you come in from the lake, you may enter the lower level, shower if you need to, take off those wet clothes and help me protect the upper level from the harshness of lake living. Area rugs are inviting to your bare feet. This is an open area with an air hockey table, and an area to relax. The sofa converts easily into a sleeper. Linens are in the ottoman. Seriously, relax, enjoy the lake and all it has to offer. The views are beautiful and this is a relaxing hidden treasure on Lake Norman. There is a double door exit to a patio area with a Weber charcoal grill and seating.

Not feeling like going outside today? Air hockey....Board Games, cards, puzzles, books, and other rainy day, lazy day activities are included. Did you read a book while you were here? Did you start another and not get finished? Feel free to swap out paper back books one for one. Together we can keep a variety of interesting reads available for guests.

Lets head out side now.

Walk up behind the house to the spacious deck and relax. Benches for sitting, and outside furniture for leisure comfort. Behind the deck you will see a large green courtyard, which is synthetic lawn. Feel free to walk, play, run or bring the lawn furnishings to these turf areas. (Pleas note that turf gets hotter than grass, so shoes or at least flip flops are recommended in hot weather.) Artificial turf is flammable - so please - no smoking, cooking, or other the items near the turf! There is an additional area of artificial lawn in the front, and yet another on the creek side under the porch. There is fencing there for making a pen for the pup!

As we walk toward the lake, we see the cabana from where we access the double piers. Ample seating in the cabana. Pull up a chair and fish from the pier, or rent the boat of your liking, and hit more fishing spots. A great place to swim, with the water starting out shallow and getting to over 6' Rent a boat or bring yours, and water ski, or visit the marinas and restaurants from the lake. Please -- the water is shallow, NO DIVING. Your safety is number 1!

I have included three 10' kayaks for water enjoyment. Be sure to wear a life jacket and do not venture too far if you are new to kayaking. The kayaks are getting lots of use and great reviews!

This 1600 sf upper level, 500 sf lower level home is waiting for you.

This is a quiet setting for relaxing, fishing, swimming, enjoying the lake and all it has to offer. So relax and enjoy my beautiful summer cottage. This is my dream home and I am happy to share it with you, your family and your loved ones.

One of my favorite places is to sit out on the wrap around porch in the evening. You can hear the trickling stream and all sorts of bird and animal noises. It is so peaceful and relaxing!

Enjoy!

More Details

Owner
Nigel Clark
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 14, 2017

About Nigel Clark

Hi, my name is Nigel. I am an Indiana Hoosier -- born and raised in northern Indiana my whole life. Its a little chilly here, by the way! I have a beautiful family, which includes four adult children, ten grandchildren, and even a great grand daughter. I enjoy home remodeling, watching HGTV, and taking on decorating projects. My brother, just the other day, suggested I quit watching that stuff and subscribing to those magazines, as I always have a new project I am trying! I also have Portuguese Water Dogs, who bring me a tremendous amount of joy. They love the water, and love life in general, so they are very entertaining and happy! Ask me about my dogs! lol

Nigel Clark purchased this house in 2014

Why Nigel Clark chose North Carolina

Welcome to my summer cottage. This home is really a dream of mine. I have quite a number of friends in North Carolina, and have vacationed there numerous times. I purchased the property back in 2010 while visiting friends, and have held on to it, waiting for the right time to build. The location really appealed to me because of the lake, and the level access to it, the property being out of the busy portion of the lake, yet still so close to it. I love to fish and my dogs love to swim, so it just made sense that this property was right for me. It is a half acre lot, with a creek running along the side, on beautiful Lake Norman. In 2014, I finally decided, the time is now to build this home. My hope is that someday I can live in this home; so I have built it and decorated it to my own tastes. You will see a little HGTV in every corner. I believe it is a lovely home and I am eager to spend time in it. But for now, I hope you find it a wonderful, peaceful place to spend some time with your friends and family.

In the meantime, I have to make the payments. So I am going to try this vacation home rental process for awhile to see if makes sense. I hope that each of you who stay in this home appreciate the beauty and serenity of the location as well as the home. I hope that my guests are respectful of my dream, and enjoy the opportunity to share in my dream. Welcome...

What makes this house unique

Wrap around porch

Flowing waterfall/creek

Lake front, level access

Atrium window for beautiful lake views

No steps to the water. Gentle slope.

Beautiful area, beautiful lake, beautiful neighbors.

Included Boat slip 24' long x 10-1/2' wide.

Complete access to Lake Norman, no low overpasses, etc.

Kayaks provded for renter use during stay.

Nascar - Charlotte - Mooresville - This is the place!

Easy access to mountains, ocean, caves, etc.

Many nearby colleges.

There is also a landing strip available for pilot access. If this is of interest, I will need to provide details -- just let me know.

GOLF:

1. River Oaks Golf Club

233 Broken Arrow Dr, Statesville, NC 28677

(704) 883-8724

2. Rock Barn Golf & SpaServices

(1)

3791 Club House Dr NE, Conover, NC 28613

(828) 459-1125

3. D L Tee Golf Inc

3005 Hwy 70 SE, Newton, NC 28658

(828) 322-1599

4. Lakewood Golf Club

273 Old Airport Rd, Statesville, NC 28677

(704) 873-6441

5. Virginia Golf Cars Inc.

Harrisonburg, VA 22801

(888) 617-2489 FREE

6. Rock Barn Golf & Spa

3791 Golf Dr NE, Conover, NC 28613

(828) 459-1125

7. Twin Oaks Golf Club

320 Twin Oaks Rd, Statesville, NC 28625

(704) 872-3979

8. Westport Golf Club

7494 Golf Course Dr S, Denver, NC 28037

(704) 489-8088

9. Mooresville Golf Course

800 Golf Course Dr, Mooresville, NC 28115

(704) 663-2539

10. Mallard Head Country Club Pro Shop

185 Mallard Way, Mooresville, NC 28117

(704) 664-7031

11. Fox Den Country Club

(2)

175 Club House Dr, Statesville, NC 28677

(704) 872-9990

12. Statesville Country Club Inc

(2)

635 Deauville Rd, Statesville, NC 28625

(704) 873-7240

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

New, Clean, Beautiful Modern Lakefront Living.
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews
5

It was just perfect getaway place.

  • 5 of 5

The house was just awesome. The kids loved the boat rides. We all had an amazing time.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Felt like Home for the Holidays

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable property made to feel just like home for our Christmas weekend visit. Really appreciated the special touches like decorated Christmas tree and holiday decor throughout the home. Well stocked with all the amenities we needed during our stay. Loved the ambience from the electric fireplace and appreciated having plenty of towels, toiletries, etc. Would love to plan a return visit to enjoy the outdoors during warmer months as well!

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to write such a lovely review. I do hope you are able to come back and enjoy some warmer weather at the lakehouse! Happy holidays! N
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5

Fall Retreat

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful home to celebrate with our family this year. Cozy, quiet and relaxing was just right for us.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

STUNNING HOME!!!! GREAT LAKEVIEW

  • 5 of 5

This home is worth every single penny spent. It's located in a beautiful and tranquil area. GREAT to relax and enjoy the simplicity nature has to offer. The home is immaculate and brand new. The details the homeowner but into this home are unbelievable. From the colors of the paint on the walls, the decor, mixing of textures and the remarkable bath tub in master. Everything is STUNNING!!!! The home is modern, but still feels warm and cozy. Very generous with allowing the use of the kayak's and life vest without charging. This home is great for families, couples, truly anyone. Very happy we choose this home. This is definitely a home to pick for future stays.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to leave a review and for such wonderful compliments. I do hope you will stay again Sincerely, N
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5

A beautiful home, pictures are very accurate to show the condition of the home.

  • 5 of 5

Our family truly enjoyed our stay at your home. The beach area was perfect for the little ones to play in the water and the kayaks were enjoyed by all! Our son-in-law caught a catfish that weighed a little over 40lbs. right off the dock! (Made his vacation:) The home was clean and comfortable and we would love to return for another visit. I would recommend this house for a great week on the lake. We rented jet skis and a boat, went to Carowinds, and the Lazy 5 ranch, and had a great family vacation with our children and grandchildren. Thank you Nigel for all your help with our questions. The neighbors are so helpful and friendly as well.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Home and Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The home is absolutely beautiful and the owner was a delight to work with. We loved the amenities (especially the air hockey table) and really enjoyed the backyard and dock space. This is a perfect location to getaway and enjoy life on the lake. Thanks for sharing your beautiful home with us.

Kendra

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Charlotte, North Carolina
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Floating Dock Bar
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Many golf courses nearby
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-77; I-40
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Boss Hog BBQ, Sherrill's Ford
Nearest Ski
69 Miles
Appalachian SKi Mountain, Blowing Rock, NC
Nearest Beach
200 Miles
Atlantic Ocean, Myrtle Beach, Charleston, SC
Car: necessary

Located within 10 minutes of Mooresville, NC, the NASCAR Capital of the world - 45 minutes from Charlotte, NC, Beautiful scenery. Within an hour to more than 50 NC colleges, including Wake Forest, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Duke University. Excellent fishing on Lake Norman. Property is located in beautiful area, which is quiet with great fishing. But within a few short minutes you can be on big water, skiing, boating, and enjoying big lake activities. Lake Norman boasts over 520 miles of shoreline. National Park very close to property on Lake Norman. Boat rentals available. This is a great place to supervise the kids in the water without the worry of large fast boat traffic...but then head into big water within 5 minutes.

To the East is Asheville, NC, and the beautifu Mountains -- Within a couple of hours, you can snow ski in the Appalachians, drive through the Smokies, or water ski on the Atlantic Ocean. Museums, Zoos, NasCar Tours, Water Parks...This is one of the most beautiful regions of our country, with so much to do. A vet is within 5 minutes of property. Nearly 900 caves and caverns in North Carolina http://ncpedia.org/caves-and-caverns

Boat slip is 24' long, and 10-1/2 to 11/ wide. There are no impediments to go anywhere on the lake - no low overpasses, etc. Water is plenty deep in the cove, and boat slip, except possibly in winter months when they lower the lake levels.

Boat Rentals:

Midway Marina, Terrell, NC 828-478-3078

Saltshaker Marine, Mooresville, NC 704-892-5990

Lake Cruises, Inc, Mooresville, NC 704-663-2628

Cruises for the Blue Parrott, multiple loc, 704-892-0991

Lake Effects Marine, Mooresville, NC 828-478-2058

Long Island Marina is very near the house. It is 2 min by water and <10 min to drive. I am not sure if they rent boats or not. 828-478-4877. They are definitely the nearest marina. From the house to the 150 bridge, Mooresville, is about 8-10 min by boat.

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Rates & Availability

Lake Norman of Catawba House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter Rate
Nov 26 2016 - Feb 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$230
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,400
$4,000
 
 
Early Spring
Feb 18 2017 - Apr 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$265
Fri,Sat
$1,550
$4,000
 
 
Spring 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$265
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,750
$4,500
 
 
Peak 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
$265
From
$290
Fri,Sat
$1,850
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
$1,750
$4,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$290
Fri,Sat
$1,850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Property Damage Protection $59
Pet Fee $140 + Tax
Linen service $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Linen fee is required, not optional. Undeclared pets on the premises will result in forfeiture of damage/cleaning deposit. Rental agreement required.

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Amenities

Lake Norman of Catawba House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , Tile, freestanding tub, double sink lav in marble
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Porcelain tile walk in shower and flooring, marble top lav.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Lower Level, marble lav /sink
  • All bathrooms have blow dryers.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Portable beds if needed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Twin XLs. Even twins are Serta perfect sleepers.
  • All linens provided; lower level sofa sleeper and also air mattress with extra linens and blankets are also available. All mattresses are quality Serta Perfect Sleepers.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting big game
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
lakenormanboatersguide.com www.boatwestportmarina.com/boat-rentals www.lakeeffectsboatrentals.com www.aquaventure-rentals.com (pontoons) www.lakenormanmarina.com/…d/58445/Boat-Rentals.aspx Boat Rentals near property: Try these: Midway Marina, Terrell, NC 828-478-3078 Saltshaker Marine, Mooresville, NC 704-892-5990 Lake Cruises, Inc, Mooresville, NC 704-663-2628 Cruises for the Blue Parrott, multiple loc, 704-892-0991 Lake Effects Marine, Mooresville, NC 828-478-2058 Long Island Marina is very near the house. It is 2 min by water and <10 min to drive. I am not sure if they rent boats or not. 828-478-4877. They are definitely the nearest marina. From the house to the 150 bridge, Mooresville, is about 8-10 min by boat.

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