Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Bantam Lake - Bantam Lake Vacation Home
$745,000 - Newly Renovated, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 10-11 People
Real Estate as Art. Picture sailboats passing in front of your eyes or dramatic sunsets or waves breaking against picturesque stone walls on the shores of Connecticut's largest natural lake. Witness panoramic views up and down historic Bantam Lake while sipping a cup of morning coffee from your master bedroom balcony. Watch your kids play on the sandy beach or fish from shore while you watch from the lake front porch. Sit by a campfire fire toasting marshmallows or sipping wine on a quite summer evening listening to the sounds of pure silence. Experience a beautifully appointed and spacious retreat seemingly far from the hustle and bustle of the big city.
NOW ALSO AVAILABLE FOR SALE FOR $749,000. NO SELLING BROKERS PLEASE.
Only 90 minutes from New York City, we offer a true lakefront home, newly renovated with open contemporary floor plan, literally steps from the Bantam Lake shores. Bring all your toys - jet skis, power boats, canoes, kayaks, mountain bikes, road bikes, fishing gear, hiking gear - all to use in close proximity to this perfect vacation home.
Luxurious Great Room - Living Room / Dining room /Kitchen combination - surrounded by large thermopane windows with panoramic lake views. New hardwood floors. Accessible first floor bedroom and bathroom. Updated kitchen with lighted pantry. Two full, modern baths. Upstairs contains amazing master bedroom with dramatic lake views plus another large bedroom/bunk room, great for lots of kids or 4 adults. Additional loft area contains a queen-sized bed. In total, house can accommodate 10-11 people. Unique game room with full-length shuffleboard table. Cozy sun porch/TV room with large flat screen TV. Wi Fi throughout. Multiple decks and balconies. Manicured stone seawalls with walk-in access to lake.
Bantam Lake is famous for fishing, water skiing and ice sailing. All types of watercraft are permitted including jet skis. Mooring available directly in front of house with ease of access to property.
All the amenities of Litchfield and Bantam Townships are 10-15 minutes away by car including great restaurants, pubs, coffee shops, crafts shops, antique shops, gourmet food shops, artisan bakeries and other shopping venues.
Within 30-40 minutes by car are the historic towns and wonderful shops of Kent, New Milford, Salisbury, Bridgewater, Cornwall, Washington, New Preston and Thomaston.
For your guests that choose their own accommodations, the area has many amazing country inns, resorts, bed and breakfasts, as well as world-class spas.
For local activities, White Memorial Foundation offers 4,000 acres of protected lands used for nature tours, a children's museum plus many hiking and mountain biking trails located within a very short walking or driving distance from the house.
Music festivals abound including Tanglewood Summer Concerts, Music Mountain, and numerous local events throughout the seasons.
Mohawk Mountain Ski Resort is 25 minutes away by car.
Wonderful canoeing and kayaking on Bantam River flowing into Bantam Lake and the house is 10 minutes away by car.
A number of public golf courses are located 15-25 minutes away by car.
The Berkshire Mountains are 40-50 minutes away by car.
Lake Compounce Family Theme Park is 30-35 minutes by car.
House is fully furnished to include washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, pots/pans/dishes/silverware, linens, blankets and comforters.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair accessible
- pets considered