Whippoorwill Hill in Lakeshore Woods
Make this beautiful lakefront retreat your own. This log home is an all-season, year-round retreat/retirement home located on Lake Anna, priced below market assessment at $899,000 for quick sale and closing.
Brief specifications overview
One acre wooded waterfront lot; dock, including two floating PWC docks and 5-step ladder and 2 dock sheds; 3,770 square foot log home, a minimum of 9-foot ceilings throughout, 2 living areas, fireplace, large modern kitchen, 5+ bedrooms , 3 baths, lower and upper open decks, lower screened porch with fan, central dual-level HVAC, ceiling fans throughout, Italian tile and hardwood floors, oversized 2 car + 2 jet skis (or 1 car, 1 jet ski, plus 1 boat) garage, security lights, driveway lamp, outdoor fire ring, two outdoor storage sheds, irrigation system, and state-of-the-art environmentally-friendly alternative septic system.
Dreaming of a log home on the lake?
Whippoorwill Hill is the perfect country getaway or residence whether you want water-sport excitement or peaceful rejuvenation. Take your family and friends to your home with architectural distinction and spacious living areas (3,772 sq. ft. inside with over 1,000 sq. ft. of decks) make this 5+ bedroom, 3 bath home suitable for entertaining or a relaxing retreat. Ideally centrally located on Lake Anna in upscale Lakeshore Woods on the Contrary Creek finger of the public side of the lake, it is accessible to: 7 waterfront restaurants and 6 marinas; the main Rt. 208 bridge; grocery/pharmacy/liquor shopping; a veterinary clinic; wineries/cidery/brewery; as well as the Cutalong development with its planned golf course.
Come enjoy a tour of a truly beautiful home with custom architectural distinction and spaciousness inside and out. A grand slate walkway invites entry into the great room featuring a dazzling 30-foot high wall of windows melding you to the outdoors. The life of this home revolves around the rich wood soaring great room with its open space, dining area, fireplace, beams and wall of windows. Rich tones of copper accents and natural materials of wood, stone and slate surround you in comfort as you relax by the cozy fireplace. While inhaling the rich pine aromas, this home reaches out to you on every sensory level with design elements that draw you into an enjoyment of the nature surrounding you. Enough foliage was left to blanket the property in shade and privacy. Stay cool or warm with the two-zone, heavy duty HVAC + ceiling fans throughout (combined with the log thermal mass). The home is also handicapped accessible (first floor).
A chef’s delight is the expansive kitchen containing high-grade granite counter tops with colorful swirls of minerals evoking the colonial gold mining tradition of the area, warm oak cabinetry hand-made by local artisans, and slate-tinted tile. Forty-three feet of countertops, including a two-tiered island, provide extensive work, storage and food presentation space. To maximize your entertainment capabilities, the wet-bar side of the kitchen with liquor and wine cabinets opens to the great room, while the cooking area full of space-age appliances is shielded from the entertainment and dining areas. The extraordinary collection of energy-efficient state-of-the-art appliances includes a magnetic induction cook top, an electric cooktop, halogen/microwave oven, electric bake/convection oven and full size refrigerator and freezer.
A spacious upper level master suite (20’ x 20’), complete with French doors opening up to the great room below with its expansive view of the lake, also contains two 6’ x 12’ walk-in closets and a large master bath. The en suite is complete with a 6’x 6’ custom tiled double shower, jacuzzi tub, double sink layout, custom oak cabinetry and large linen closet. The open beam ceilings and dormers create fascinating angles throughout the suite.
Bedrooms 2 and 3 on the first floor are extra roomy with large closets and lighted ceiling fans. Bedrooms 4 and 5 are on the second floor opening onto the upper deck with a view of the lake. An enormous (800 sq. ft.) open architecture, multi-use vaulted recreation room with a full bath provides the extra space needed for games, TV, overflow guests, and storage. It could also easily be renovated to an optional sixth bedroom/bunk room.
Stepping outside from the recreation room to the upper deck reveals a beautiful wooded landscape with lighted paths leading to the waterfront dock and also to the overlook area. You can enjoy the park-like setting of the flagstone fire ring with a built-in bench and plenty of space for extra chairs, mingling, and campfire songs with s’mores. From the fire ring you enjoy views of the home’s beautiful glass-walled prow as well as absorb the view of the lake and woods. Overhead, trees have formed a cathedral dome over the fire ring and provide a wonderful setting for the many species of birds in the area (you can hear the whippoorwills in the evening and the songbirds all day).
At the end of the lake path is the private dock area includes a 35’ x 12’ stationary dock, 2 floating docks for PWCs, and 2 convenient dock sheds. A nearby boat shed beautifully crafted in matching log siding houses all the necessary items needed for water fun, such as kayaks, life jackets, toys, etc. It also serves as the winter garage for the trail cart machine.
An oversized 800 sq. ft. finished and insulated garage can hold 2 cars + 2 jet skis (or 1 car, 1 jet ski, plus 1 boat) as well as considerable storage.