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This Waterfront Home Will Make Your Dreams Come True!

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Henrico House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Bathrooms, 2 Full Kitchens, Sleeps 12 maximum

The name of our house is 'Dream Come True' and it has truly been a dream. Our home can make your dreams come true too! Bring your family and friends for a relaxing vacation on Lake Gaston. Our home is located in the very popular “Pea Hill Creek” area. We have all the comforts of home and a wonderful lake in the backyard. The gently sloping yard takes you to the waters edge and boat house. There is a vacant slip in the boathouse to tie up your boat (slip without a boat-lift).

We have a small floating ramp/dock that is a safe place to dock your jet skis as well. (When it is not being used for jet skis, it is fun to watch turtles and ducks sun themselves on the ramp.) Additionally there is a private boat ramp/launch in the neighborhood for your 'private' use only. The water at our Pier is about eight feet deep at the end of the pier gently sloping back to a few inches of water at the shoreline.

The house is 2500 square feet and has five bedrooms, three full bathrooms and two full kitchens. High speed wireless internet is available.

Property Details: Upstairs

• Three Bedrooms, Master w/King bed, Second w/Queen bed, Third w/ bunk (single top, full bottom). Two full bath rooms with walk-in showers and a jet tub in the Master bath.

• Complete Kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances, solid surface counter tops, plenty of pots, pans, dishes and utensils. Dining for 12, six at table and six at sitting bar with bar stools.

• Family Room: 50' LED HDTV (New 2013) with Dish TV, DVD, VCR and AM/FM Stereo.


• Two Bedrooms, First w/King bed. Second bedroom has 2 sets of single size bunk beds for a total of four single beds. One full bath with walk-in shower with a fixed shower head and a hand-held shower head with built in seat (no tub).

• Complete Kitchen with solid surface counter tops, plenty of pots, pans, dishes and utensils. Six chair table.

• Den has a full sofa (New 2013) and love seat (New 2013) with a 40' Hitachi flat screen TV, complete with a DVD player and Dish Network Satellite service.

• Full size Washer and Dryer

See link to more photos at the very bottom of page.

Credit Card for last min reservation, 4% fee.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Jean Creede
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2016
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About Jean Creede

Brian and Jean Creede. Parents of two awesome water sports teenagers, Brandon and Kristin! We live in Raleigh 1.5 hours away from our 'Dream Come True!'

Why Jean Creede chose North Carolina

It's Lake Gaston. Enough said....right!


based on 10 traveler reviews

This Waterfront Home Will Make Your Dreams Come True!
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Accommodations were great and could have had more people. We had 8 adults and 4 children from 2-8. Accessories were available and plentiful I.e. Kitchen utensils and bbq equipment. Boathouse was perfect for docking, loading and embarking. Owners were accessible and very willing to make our vacation terrific. We would definitely stay there again. Thank the owners for a trip/vacation we will all remember fondly.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Family vacation 2016

  • 4 of 5

This house was so much more then I could have ever imagined. There was so much room and so much to do. We did do a lot of fishing which we loved so much. We rented a pontoon which was awesome. We ate at the Point and had the best service and more food then you could eat and there were 12 of us. If we needed anything Jean was only a phone call away and very nice. The only thing that was not liked by almost all of us was the Dish box we had a lot of problems trying to figure out how to watch two different shows on each tv which meant my father only watched news and sports in the house. He does not share well. We just learned that all that was there we never own dish. But there was nothing else to complain about. Nights on deck were just breath taken of the lake. We look forward to coming back again.

The Marszalek and The Williams Families.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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New Mexico

Beautiful place with everything provided

  • 5 of 5

We just stayed in this lovely home with lots of space, great location, and everything provided that you might need. We really enjoyed our stay, found the information provided very helpful, and the owners very accessible by phone and email. We would love to stay here again in the future--perhaps for a week or more in the summer. Really quiet and beautiful location and the home is well stocked and cared for.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing private getaway

  • 5 of 5

The property was very clean & inviting. Love that there were kayaks and a hammock to relax in. The house feels private in an alcove of the lake and a great place to enjoy the weather.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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The house was absolutely beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The house and the view was amazing. The house was very clean when we arrived and provided a nice and relaxing weekend. They even have kayaks that we were able to use which was a lot of fun! I would definitely stay here again the owners were very helpful and the house was everything as described.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Terrific Home!! We loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time!! There was plenty of room to spread out with the two living rooms and two kitchens. This house was the most well equipped home we have ever rented. You name it and they had it including 2 kayaks which everyone enjoyed. We loved the cove which was actually pretty quiet. We could float on our rafts for hours. It was convenient to a marina/gas station where the kids would get ice cream from on a daily basis. Close to the Food Lion also. Plenty of beds for everyone. Nice bedrooms and baths. We will be back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washburn's Marina
Pino's Pizza and Restaurant
Food Lion
Car: necessary

The map marker here appears to show the house off the water. THIS IS A WATER FRONT HOME. The water is less than 50 feet from the house.

Lake Gaston is 20,300 acres of clear, blue, fresh water; 34 miles long with 350 miles of shoreline. The scenic beauty of the lake with its relaxing atmosphere and the traditional hospitality of the people creates the desire to return again and again.

Boating is a never ending delight on this beautiful lake. That is not an accident. The entire lake bottom was completely cleared before the lake was flooded to insure a high degree of boating safety. No wonder, then, that Lake Gaston is considered one of the best lakes on the east coast.

The water of Lake Gaston is officially classified A-2, the highest category found in the eastern USA. Water Level is consistent. Under normal conditions, it will vary less than one foot.

Long Season - Normal temperatures allow water sports from May through September. Marinas offer year round fishing and boat services.

Fishing goes on all year long on fabulous Lake Gaston. Striped bass, largemouth bass, crappie, channel catfish, brim and many other fish are caught in abundance. Virginia and North Carolina Wildlife Commissions stock the lake.

If some members of your family feel left out because they don't fish or ski, there is a lot more to do during your vacation. We have some videos, DVDs, and books to use while on vacation. The back yard facing the water is large and flat - great for playing ball.

Our house is set back from the main cove so your whole family can enjoy swimming and playing near our boat house without fear of heavy wakes or careless boaters ruining your day. Your family will also enjoy hanging out on our spacious deck. There they will find a good place to read or talk - maybe take in a little sun. In the evenings, the fire-pit near the shore is a great place to gather and roast marshmallows.

If your non-water people want more to do, they can make a short trip to Roanoke Rapids for shopping, movies and other entertainment. The quaint town of Warrenton has a nice historic district with antique shops and other points of interest. You can take a tour of Rosemont Winery and Art Gallery which is about 15 miles west of the house.

There are a variety of activities that can be enjoyed around the lake. You can go to the flea market on the weekends or play putt-putt golf. The area also has several golf courses available.


Rates & Availability

Henrico House Rental Rates

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Off Season
Oct 10 2016 - Nov 20 2016
3 night minimum stay
Holiday Season
Nov 21 2016 - Jan 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

Payment 1 (First 50% Rental Rate) Due at time of booking approval
Payment 2 (Second 50% Rental Rate and Security Deposit) Due 30 days prior to Check In date

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Henrico House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Split-System Heating
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 4 twin/ single , 2 Bunk Bed Sets
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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