Make Your First House this Lake House in Sullivan County for $218,500

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Who says you can’t live on the lake full-time? This Yankee Lake house in the Catskills is a find no matter the season. 

Encompassing 400 acres in southern Sullivan County, Yankee Lake is known mainly as a summer community for those looking for water-related recreation and outdoorsy Catskills fun. However, this two-bedroom house provides a solid argument for living on the lake full time.

yankee lake house

This tidy two-bed, two-bath Colonial-style farmhouse was originally built in the late 1920s but received a full renovation just recently, according to the listing. That renovation includes a custom kitchen with tile backsplash and stainless appliances, knotty-pine siding, and a double-sided living room fireplace.

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And, what’s on the other side of that fireplace? Why, a spiffy sitting room/den, that’s what!

yankee lake house

The two bedrooms are on the second floor, the larger of the two featuring cathedral ceilings.

In addition to a covered front porch, the exterior comes with a spacious back deck to suit your cookout needs.

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The two-acre plot is situated back from the main road that circles Yankee Lake, giving the property some privacy and seclusion. Lake association membership fees apply, but having a non-motorized, private, spring-fed lake in across the road has its advantages. Find out more about Yankee Lake here.

yankee lake house

Can you picture this Yankee Lake house as your first house? Find out more about 407 Yankee Lake Road, Wurtsboro, NY here.

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