The community of Lake Shore in central Minnesota blends the best of small town living with the great outdoor attractions that the area is famous for. Lake Shore's lake shores are the envy of many bigger towns in the area, allowing residents and visitors alike to enjoy the exceptional fishing, boating, and skating opportunities. The woods to the west of Lake Shore include miles of trails perfect for hiking, hunting, and skiing. Don't miss out on an opportunity to live in this amazing area.
The Lake Shore area offers a variety of new-traditional homes for sale. Many of these homes are finished in composite clapboard siding, often on stone or brick bases. Idiosyncratic styles include Cape Cod, Craftsman, and Georgian inspired designs.
However, the majority of homes display a kind of minimal-rustic aesthetic. For some, the rustic theme is not so minimal, with exterior elevations in log and river stone. In most cases, the property sizes are large, featuring access to the gentle, sandy shores of one of the surrounding lakes.
Interiors make extensive use of knotty, raw-looking wood finishes and details. Bare roof beams complete the tall, cathedral ceilings accented by towering fireplaces in traditional brick or stone. These rooms offer the perfect spaces to relax after a hard day's fishing, or to socialize with friends and family.
Entertainment is also easy with these homes. Guest rooms are common features, as are kitchen islands with breakfast bars, and flex rooms for games and entertainment. Make use of the large properties, wrap-around porches, docks and firepits for added fun in the summer. These spaces are great for barbecues or drinks as you watch the sun go down.
You can really enjoy the quiet scenery of these properties through the large windows. On many mid to-large sized properties these extend beyond the first story, flanking fireplaces and deck-entries.
Larger homes in Lake Shore range on average from 2500 to 3500 square feet. With these luxury properties you can expect spacious garages, sheds, workshops, and boat storage. If you have a hobby unsuited to ordinary suburban spaces, then Lake Shore is perfect for you.
Smaller homes in Lake Shore, from 2500 to 1000 square feet and less, make great getaway cabins and holiday homes. If you're looking for a base camp for your adventures, these properties are ideal. And these options can still boast large lots and utility spaces as well.
The property market in Lake Shore is only set to grow due to how desirable this community is. The amazing location, amenities, and recreation opportunities mean that homes here aren't go to stay at current prices for long.
Learn More About the Lakeshore Community
The City of Lake Shore is located in central Minnesota within the beautiful Brainerd Lakes Region. Just west of Nisswa and Highway 371, Lake Shore boasts access to all the city comforts and amenities offered by the larger towns like Brainerd.
Yet, on the west shores of the Gull Lakes, the city of Lake Shore boasts miles of wild forested land, and beyond that the terrain breaks in to Minnesota's scenic farmland towards Fargo.
As the name suggests, residents in Lake Shore enjoy some impressive lake access, even for this part of the world. Agate Lake, Lake Margaret, Upper Gull Lake, Bass Lake, and the great Gull Lake all share a part or all of their shores with Lake Shore.
Lake Shore's central business area follows Interlachen Road over scenic waterways and lagoons. This area offers accommodation, boat moorings, and a some places to eat, like:
Zorbaz - For Mexican food and Pizza, and beer, and sports, and entertainment.
Bar Harbor Supper Club - Upmarket dining with unforgettable views of the marina.
Cowboy's - American standards served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a friendly atmosphere.
Sherwood Forest - American pub fair in historic log building
These are all great places to rest and recharge after an adventure in Lake Shore's epic parks and wilderness. Fritz Loven Park is great for the whole family, with miles of trails. And the rivers and lakes which punctuate the area offer world-class boating and fishing. In the winter, you can still fish on the lakes, in addition to skiing and ice-skating. Others come to enjoy the trails on snowmobiles, or to hunt.
Whatever your outdoor adventure, Lake Shore has the beautiful landscapes you're looking for.
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