|Space||2,100 sq. ft.|
|Minimum Stay||3 - 6 nights|
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!
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
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...
Wrap around porch
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.
1. River Oaks Golf Club
233 Broken Arrow Dr, Statesville, NC 28677
2. Rock Barn Golf & SpaServices
3791 Club House Dr NE, Conover, NC 28613
3. D L Tee Golf Inc
3005 Hwy 70 SE, Newton, NC 28658
4. Lakewood Golf Club
273 Old Airport Rd, Statesville, NC 28677
5. Virginia Golf Cars Inc.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
(888) 617-2489 FREE
6. Rock Barn Golf & Spa
3791 Golf Dr NE, Conover, NC 28613
7. Twin Oaks Golf Club
320 Twin Oaks Rd, Statesville, NC 28625
8. Westport Golf Club
7494 Golf Course Dr S, Denver, NC 28037
9. Mooresville Golf Course
800 Golf Course Dr, Mooresville, NC 28115
10. Mallard Head Country Club Pro Shop
185 Mallard Way, Mooresville, NC 28117
11. Fox Den Country Club
175 Club House Dr, Statesville, NC 28677
12. Statesville Country Club Inc
635 Deauville Rd, Statesville, NC 28625
Can't thank you enough for sharing your beautiful home! This was one of the cleanest, well decorated, fully stocked VRBO houses we have stayed in. Our boys loved walking right out to the lake every day, along with the kayaks and fishing! It was so nice to bring our dog Lucy too. Your home is lovely, clean, and bright- we are definitely coming back!!!!
Great layout, inside and out. All we needed for relaxing for good family time. Dog loved the turf and the dock.
This rental is wonderful! We found it very clean and very comfortable. It is beautifully decorated and right on the water. We stayed in March so we weren't able to take advantage of that perk, however. Be aware, though, if you plan to cook while staying there, there are very few condiments. Also make sure you bring your own soap, shampoo and conditioner. My family and I have stayed in many rentals and this is the first time we have experienced this lack of "supplies." I wish we had known before we got there.
Beautiful, pristine home on a quiet cove off of the Lake...was even better than it looks in the photos, and there's nothing I can even think of that could be improved. You will not regret renting this home. We've done lots of rentals, and this is one of the best finds ever! We will return! Thank you.
The house was just awesome. The kids loved the boat rides. We all had an amazing time.
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!
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.
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.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 8 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jun 3 2017 - Aug 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
Aug 31 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
|Pet Fee||$140 + Tax|
|Linen service||$100 + Tax|
|Refundable damage deposit||$200|
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.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.