We welcome extended families searching for necessary restorative time with plenty of space, inside and out to relax and enjoy each other. There are many quiet places to pursue a novel found in one of our bookcases. If you crave peace and quiet, this is the home for you.
Please phone me @ 270-871-9154 as i always like to speak to potential Guests.
Our spacious luxurious home is located on a large double lot at the end of a quiet road and has all the amenities for you to relax, unwind, escape the ordinary and enjoy the change of pace you deserve. Privacy galore. East of us is a wide open yard with lots of play space for everyone to enjoy. Easy access for all vehicles, boats and trailers via our pull through driveway in front of the house. For your convenience there is also extra vehicle parking plus a driveway down to our private covered dock just East of our house. Feel free to take your supplies directly to our dock for a day on the Lake Barkley via your vehicle. Driving to our private dock is an unusual convenience that we know you will certainly enjoy.
Get far away from the stress and demands of everyday life and surround yourself with nature and people you love in our perfect hideaway. Our back lawn slopes gently down to our private covered dock which features one covered slip for your use, plus two extra tie up areas on either side of the dock. It is a fun place to gather for swimming and/or fishing. A spool table is provided on the dock for fish cleaning. There is a ladder to the water at the end of the dock for the swimmers in your family. The lake is shallow with a sandy bottom near the shore and gently slopes toward the end of our dock.
Gently sloping large yard for volley ball, corn hole, three legged race, water balloon toss, or your favorite outdoor activities. Bring your favorite yard games. Our fire pit on a round, fenced patio is popular for roasting hot dogs and of course enjoying s'mores. Firewood is provided (stored under our large oak tree) and roasting sticks are located in the kitchen pantry.
Catching lightening bugs is also a summertime favorite activity for the youngsters of all ages. Some of our guests have never had the chance to pursue this fun summer evening activity. It's a memorable, unique experience if you do not live where beautiful lightening bugs abound.
Our large cement driveway is also a good game area for lots of fun. If you use sidewalk chalk, please bring equipment to remove the chalk before leaving. We want a 'clean' driveway for our next guests.
Morning coffee on the screened porch is a wonderful way to start your day. Our two (2) large decks, overlooking Lake Barkley, with direct access from eight rooms, give you a true 'outdoor living' feel. They provide great gathering places in the comfortable deck and lounge chairs provided.
Main level: Accessible with one step into the house.
Foyer table with a welcome note for you to peruse.
Desk for your laptop with hi speed internet provided. Case sensitive wifi access code is in the guest book. Local maps and area information in the desk drawers.
Bring your iPad or iPhone and listen to your own music, or enjoy music via the TV on the terrace level.
The first floor also features a King suite with private bath and access to deck. Two queen size bedrooms. Hall bath with large vanity and tub/shower. Large living room with comfy couch and love seat, lazy-boy and rocking chair for quiet relaxation and conversation. Bookcase in the dining room full of puzzle books and reading material for all ages. The completely equipped kitchen has a large refrigerator with freezer and ice maker. Another full sized refrigerator is steps away in the garage. There is also a garbage disposal, double waste baskets, dishwasher, microwave, wall oven, ceramic cook top, Mr. Coffee and filters, electric hot water kettle, blender, toaster, crock pot, large electric griddle plus numerous large pots, large roaster, sauce pans, cake pans and cookie sheets. Large empty pantry shelf and several cupboards in the dining area for your personal supplies. Dish detergent, paper towels and napkins, plastic bags and foil, and some staples are available for your use. Check out the cook book in the glass cupboard in the dining area filled with delicious local favorite recipes.
Liquid body wash is provided in each bathroom, if you prefer, bring your favorite bar soap. Laundry room off kitchen with iron and ironing board, and some laundry soap provided. Kitchen stocked with colorful dishes, silverware and glassware. Seating for 14 at two tables in the large dining area. Two extra folding chairs in the front hall closet. Two high chairs (stored in front closet) a youth chair also provided. Access to the screen porch and deck from kitchen dining area.
Two pack and plays, with linens, for the babies in the family.
Bedroom # 4 with queen bed and deck access.
Bedroom # 5 with two twin beds and deck access. Outside is a favorite retreat...a porch swing facing the lake.
Hall bath with 'rain' shower head and separate vanity.
Large family room with 47-inch satellite TV and DVD.
Wood burning fireplace (some kindling and logs provided).
Snack bar with sink, small fridge and gas cook top.
Game closet with jigsaw puzzles, decks of cards, sketch pads and crayons, and numerous board games for all ages. Large toy trucks, doll basket and baby blankets for toddlers play time.
Game/play room has couch with a full size hide-a-bed. Linens for the bed are stored in a small white wooden chest nearby. Foosball table, round game table with 4 chairs ready for your favorite card or board game. Another book case with reading material for all ages.
Private 'SPA' room with double whirlpool tub for your pleasure. Towels, for inside use only, provided.
Double garage plus level parking for several cars on large cement circular drive through driveway in the front of the house. Extra parking on our large lot East of the house. Access to dock via your vehicles is a huge help in loading supplies for a day on the lake. Numerous lounge and deck chairs for reading, relaxing and dreaming on the decks. A new porch swing, facing the lake,is a favorite spot on the terrace level deck Very quiet, private setting with large, expansive yard for outdoor enjoyment.
Large gas grill provided on deck next to screened porch. Grilling utensils, baskets and marshmallow/hot dog forks in the pantry. Extra full propane tank in the garage.