On the Lake

Back yard meets shore and pier.

View of house from the lake

View of mill through morning mist

Kayaking on the lake

Western and northern views provide glorious variety in sunrises, sunsets, and the Northern Lights.

Winter brings cross country skiing and snowshoeing on the lake.

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Breakfast Nook

Breakfast nook in kitchen overlooks back yard and lake shore.

View of rain garden and lake.

Each season brings new birds to watch: sandhill cranes in the spring...orioles, finches, hummingbirds in the summer.

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Kitchen

Standing in dining room looking into kitchen. Breakfast nook at back overlooks yard and lake shore.

View from breakfast nook.

Stairs at left lead down to landing where back door (to the left) leads to attached garage. Another door (to the right) opens to stairs to basement—which includes laundry room, acoustically insulated entertainment room, and two storage rooms.

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Dining Room

Arched doorway opens at right to the living and sunroom beyond. Hallway through arch at left leads to two first-floor bedrooms and full bathroom.

Dining room opens at left to living room and at right to kitchen.

View from dining room window across Lake Iola of historic mill that houses Millstone restaurant, which includes excellent homemade gelato on its menu.

The open layout between the dining room and kitchen makes for easy conversation around daily meals and while entertaining. Stairway at right leads to second-floor master bedroom suite with deluxe full bathroom, office space, and additional large bedroom with full bathroom.

Additional cabinets, computer station, and TV niche line walkway into kitchen.

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Sunroom

Sunroom creates cozy extension of living room.

Looking toward living room from sunroom.

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Living Room

View of living room facing front door. Door to sunroom at left.

View from front door in living room...into dining room and kitchen.

View into dining room and straight back into kitchen. Stairway leads to second floor's master bedroom suite, office, and another large bedrom. Hallway through second narrow arch leads to one of the two first-floor bedrooms.

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Back Yard Views

Perennial rain garden catches driveway runoff before reaching the lake

Naturally landscaped back yard. Steps to pier, patio and fire ring.

View of 175-acre mill pond from patio.

Lake-level patio for daily relaxation and entertaining.

Fenced dog kennel in back yard awaits new resident.

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