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Field of Dreams Lakefront Paradise

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 325 m²
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Farmhouse built in 1995 with Charm and Character

Recently renovated Immaculate 2 story home decorated to please the eye and the soul.

Location is key Located on a quiet cul de sac road with custom built homes tucked away on a winding road, my lakefront paradise is .... 5 minutes to Publix grocery store, the quaint town of murals, resturants and the Caladium Fields that grow the most beautiful bulbs that are planted around the world as Lake Placid is the Caladium Capital of the World.

THE DOCK.... THE LAKE..... FUN FOR ALL....

Enjoy sitting on your private dock with a fishing pole gazing at the amazing sunrise on Lake Huntley ( On Golden Pond) A white sandy bottom 680 acre lake perfect for enjoying water sports, swimming, fishing for bass and your vacation farmhouse with Five Star Amenities.

OPEN FLOOR PLAN

perfect for entertaining or relaxing.

KITCHEN is equipped with everything you need to enjoy gourmet meals as you gaze at the lake through the expansive view of the 10' kitchen window with this ever changing view. Truly breath taking.

THE LIVING ROOM has a 7' couch to stretch out on, relax while watching tv or just to enjoy a Sunday afternoon snooze, comfy down chairs and a baby grand piano that has played tunes for many great sing a longs and a stone fireplace.

(2) MASTER BEDROOMS one on the first floor (1) on the second floor. If you love fresh air GREAT you are surrounded by windows, great views and screen enclosed porches air conditioning too (2) new units.

ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS are spacious with beautiful relaxing color schemes, vaulted ceilings with fans, fine linens, large closets and 3 bedrooms have private baths.

2ND FLOOR MASTER SUITE will be your eye opener as you wake to the beautiful morning sun rising over the lake. This master suite has a private screen and glass enclosed porch with rocking chairs to enjoy morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. It is your Private Tree House you are surrounded by beautiful trees, especially the magnolia tree and of course you view the lake.

BATHROOMS are updated with frameless glass showers, vessel bowl sinks, the master bath (your SPA) is marble with a Jacuzzi tub to gaze at the full or partial moon rises and the shower also looks at the lake thru the Plantation Shutters a perfect way to wash away any stress you may have.

SCREENED PORCHES open to my home. One wraps around from the front of the house to the back with outstanding views of the lush landscaping, manicured lawn and of course this beautiful lake we are so blessed to gaze and enjoy.

Plenty of seating a dinning table that seats 6 comfortably for meals out side if you so choose. Enjoy the gentle breeze, watch the bald eagles glide in the air and catch a fish. The lake will sparkle like diamonds from the sun and moon reflections.

The perfect setting on 1 acre of private land.

BRING YOUR BOAT we have great moornig. GREAT DOCK!!

THE GARDEN

Butterflies flutter in the garden and sometimes even a humming bird will stop by to taste nectar from the hibiscus tree.

OUT DOOR GRILL

Weber BBQ grill for that perfect steak and fish dinner you will enjoy while the endless stars brighten the sky above you.

A opportunity to make memories that will last forever. Call Judy for Available dates and rental fees.

More Details

Owner
Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
50%
Calendar last updated:
12 August, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

I spent my summers in New Hampshire on a beautiful lake that the movie 'On Golden Pond' was filmed. I learned how to sail, water ski and catch a sunny fish. Some of the best memories growing up. Living in Florida I wanted the same for my children and when I arrived in Lake Placid, saw this home and took a look at the lake I found my 'On Golden Pond' Its not a busy lake and the memories my family share and all the people we taught to ski just enhances this home itself. We all gather together at certain times and bring new friends to experience our Paradise. Oak Trees and Pine Trees along with rolling hills give you a northern feel but the temperature is Southern the lake is white Sandy Bottom and clear, the fish jump and the eagles soar. Boating is the best but relaxing wins first place. Over an acre with wooded views and lake views this private paradise is our Oasis My home is the perfect place to spend time with family and friends and the memories will last your lifetime. Girls weekends are awesome, mens golf weekends rock and family vacationers have returned to my home and they have enjoy the memories made here.

Owner / Property Manager purchased this farmhouse in 1999

Why Owner / Property Manager chose Central Florida

The setting, the privacy the proximity to town and all the important stuff. The character and charm Most of all the ability to see what memories can and will be created for many years to come as its a very unique, amazing property like no other. This is as good as it gets

What makes this farmhouse unique

Close to town but yet tucked away on a quiet Cul De Sac road with neighbors that are in close proximity but not to close. Very private, a farmhouse, unique to Florida but loved by all that visit. A quiet winding road that is perfect for a morning walk. Wrap around screen enclosed porches with beautiful views from every seating area. Reverse sunsets that glow on the lake and reflect in the windows and make you feel as though you are looking at a painting.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Lake Placid, Florida

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 325 m²
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Master Bedroom Jacuzzi Tub Frameless shower Lake View spa Haven Bathroom 2 Frameless shower Bathroom 3 Tub/Shower Combo
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
  • King in Master Bedroom Upstairs Queen in Master Bedroom Downstairs Queen in Bedroom 3 Queen in Bedroom 4
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Lakefront Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Field of Dreams is an absolute treasure. The house is beautiful, charming and homey. It is private and peaceful yet close to town and restaurants. I went with my parents and my six year old daughter and it was spacious enough for all of us. I especially enjoyed sipping my coffee on the terrace while enjoying the breathtaking sunrise each morning. My daughter and I spent hours relaxing in the lake with our floats. Next time we will definitely rent kayaks to explore the beautiful lake. It was our first time in Lake Placid and we will definitely return next summer and would love to stay at the Field of Dreams again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sarasota, Florida
5

Very peaceful and relaxing property

  • 5 of 5

We spent 4th of July at Field of Dreams and it was wonderful. Lake Huntley was very calm perfect for wakeboarding and tubing and even though it was a busy vacation week we saw few other boats.

Unlike many rentals on the various lakes you don't see your neighbors from this property, it is very private and quiet.

The house has everything you need, we especially enjoyed the screen porch looking over the lake. Many rentals do not have screened in porches. Even in the heat of the day with the fans going it was comfortable to sit out on the porch. The beds are very comfortable and the house was extremely clean and the dock was very well kept and clean. We rent at least 2-5 times a year in lake placid and we will definitely return to Field of Dreams!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St Louis
5

Peaceful lake house in Florida

  • 5 of 5

This house is a beautiful country lake house in a quiet town. Fishing off the dock was fun. I brought my own kayak and enjoyed paddling out to watch the sunrise. The house is fully equipped to enjoy peaceful evenings on the porch and relaxing in the living room. Thank you Judy for a fantastic stay!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sarasota, FL, USA
5

Outstanding Stay A ++ Recommend to everyone!

  • 5 of 5

The house and property are beautiful. The lake was perfect. Very quiet and relaxing. I recommend this place to everyone I know. Thanks again for the wonderful weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfectly Relaxed

  • 5 of 5

if your looking for the perfect place on the lake to stay, you've found it here. The house is amazing, the view is perfect, and the noise of everyday life is nonexistent. Sitting on the dock hearing the birds talk to each other and the dragon flies buzzing the lake surface is as peaceful as it gets. Great place for the family getaway! Looking forward to our next visit already.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sarasota
5

Fun getaway

  • 5 of 5

Ideal Lakehouse. Big porch, big kitchen. It really set the bar high.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Ft Myers, Orlando, West Palm Beach, Tampa
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Sebring
Nearest Ski
Water Ski Jet Ski Wake Ski In your Back Yard
Nearest Beach
In your Back Yard
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Available
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$220.85
Additional Guest Fee A$18.93 per person per night
Damage Insurance A$124.94
Damage Deposit A$441.7

Rates are subject to availability and prices may change for Holiday Weekends. Paying with a credit card may add an additional fee of 2.5% to the total amount due THERE IS NO FEE FOR CHECKS.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made