With breathtaking sunrises, a beautiful view of the Bluff, an all natural, level beach and the ever changing panorama of Keuka Lake, The Great Escape is sure to restore and energize you.
The first thing you see upon entering this home is the spectacular lake view, from the wall of windows in the open-plan living/dining room. This room has vaulted ceilings, beautiful lighting, a gas fireplace, a Smart TV with cable, soft seating and a farmhouse table with seating for 8. Adjoining the great room is a gourmet kitchen, as well as a door to the large lakeside deck. The butler’s closet is filled with all of the serving pieces, glassware, vases and cookware you may need for entertaining. On this side of the house there is also a full size laundry room.
Adjoining the great room is the expansive master bedroom suite with views of the lake and a king sized bed. Skylights allow you to view the moon and stars all night long. The Master bath has a soaking tub, steam shower and another skylight. There is a walk in closet as well as doors to the deck.
The deck, has a round teak table, seating for 6, and a large umbrella for shade. There is a weber gas grill.
On the opposite side of the Great room, you will pass through a door to a well-stocked library, additional tv and a second bathroom with shower. Off this central room you will find two more bedrooms, one with a queen mattress and one with twin trundles that can turn into a King. The library also opens to a screened porch with doors to the lake. There is a teak table with seating for 4, soft seating, rocking chairs and a sofa bed.
The house includes air conditioning & ceiling fans.
The porch and main deck adjoin a large yard leading to the beach. The level yard is perfect for playing badminton and bocce ball, and the yard is surrounded by a fence, giving peace of mind when small children are playing in the yard. There is a bench near a flower garden, overlooking the lake, as peaceful a reading spot as you will ever find.
The 125’ level beach has a gradual drop off, and is about 5 feet deep at the end of the dock. There is a beach house that holds fishing gear, life jackets, water toys and a refrigerator. There is a fire pit, a wrought iron table and seating for 4, and plenty of beach chairs. A 30’ dock with a ladder allows for visiting boats to moor. Lots of bass just beyond the dock.
Two New Town kayaks are provided for your enjoyment. There are 2 bicycles available.
The house is located 4 miles north of Hammondsport, just minutes to lakeside restaurants, Bully Hill and Heron Hill wineries, and the Steuben Brewery.Get the full listing »