Planting Ground Lake

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   Planting Ground Lake is on the Three Lakes Chain of Lakes. It is a deep 1,010 acre public lake that is a 24 minute round trip drive from Eagle River. The water is murky. All lake homes and lots for sale on this lake are listed below.

Planting Ground Lake Data:

  • Closest Town:  Eagle River
  • Distance from Town:  12 minutes
  • Clarity:  6.1 Feet
  • Lake Access:  Public
  • Lake Size:  1,001 Acres
  • Lake Type:  Drainage
  • Avg Depth:  16 Feet
  • Max Depth:  37 Feet


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   PLANTING GROUND LAKE HOME on the THREE LAKES CHAIN - This is a 4 bedroom, 2 bath year round home that is situated on what has to be the most spectacular parcel on the Three Lakes Chain! There is 400 feet of sand and gravel of frontage on 1,012 acre Planting Ground Lake and the panoramic lake view is to die for! This home is a classic; built in 1949 by true craftsmen. From the full masonry, lannon stone fireplace to the stone archway (which connects dining area to the living room), to the classic wet bar in the den and throughout this lake home was done right. Pegged hardwood floors, parquet floors, hand-hewn beams, tongue and groove paneling, plus much more! There is a dry boathouse with boat hoist system, blacktopped driveway, tennis court & detached 2 car garage! Take a look! You are guaranteed NOT to be disappointed!!!

   PRAIRIE STYLE GEM ON PLANTING GROUND LAKE of the Three Lakes-Eagle River Chain: marvel at timeless arts & crafts architecture, designed for optimum form and function. Leaded glass entry opens into a barrel-ceiling foyer with magnificent lake views. The great room ceiling height soars and welcomes southern sunshine in. A floor-to-ceiling stacked-stone three-sided fireplace adds to the ambiance of the living space and helps define an intimate dining nook facing the lake. Dream kitchen includes double ovens, pot-filler at the gas cook-top, hammered copper sink, granite counters, shaker-style cabinetry, island & pantry. Frank Lloyd Wright was one of the first to utilize in-floor radiant heat and this home utilizes it fully to provide warm comfort to your feet throughout the home and lrg attached garage. The 1.8 acre property is mostly level w/ gentle slope to 103' swimming shore and dry boathouse. It's your time to relax here on the screened porch or grill on the patio, enjoying the view!

   357 ft of level sand frontage on Planting Ground Lake. Part of the famous Three Lakes Chain of 28 Lakes. This property features prime sand swimming, expansive lake views, a combination of woods and lawn. This home has nearly 2,500 finished sq feet with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms ,living room, rec room, sun room, finished basement, large garage, walk- out lower level and more. This property is not far from town but it is in a very private location and makes this piece of property very rare!

   If you are looking for level, sandy frontage in a quiet bay with excellent views on Planting Ground Lake, look no further. This year round, 3 bedroom, 1 bath home has a maintenance free exterior, large lakeside deck, 2 car detached garage with 1/2 bath and beautiful landscaping with in-ground sprinklers and a beautiful lakeside fire pit. Inside you will find a wood burning fireplace, cathedral ceiling in the living room, loft with views of Planting Ground Lake. The kitchen is well appointed and blends well with dining and living areas. The heating system is natural gas forced air, but also has electric backup. The home is near the end of the road adding to the quiet and private setting. It's a great location for all types of recreation activities, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, ATVing and of course, water sports on the great Three Lakes Chain.

   UNBELIEVABLE SPOT! 191' of south facing sandy frontage. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath boathouse sits inches from the sandy shores of Planting Ground Lake. You cannot build this sort of home anymore! The views are to die for! The interior of the home has been totally redone. The kitchen opens up to the living/dining room combination. The living room features a wood burning fireplace. There are two bedrooms on the main floor each with their own bath. On the lower level you will find another bedroom and full bath, a laundry room, a storage room and a huge family room. There is a wood burning fireplace in the family room. Outside you will love the wrap around fireplace! The privacy is great as you have 2.35 acres; plenty of room to add additional buildings!

   PLANTING GROUND LAKE HOME - This custom home has beautiful views of lakes and woods enjoyed from the living room, dining room, kitchen and bedroom as well as the rec room. Inside a private wide wooded yard is a fire pit area that has the ambiance of quiet nights, waiting for stories to be told around the campfire. There is a dry boathouse with ramps plus two piers. The 205 feet of frontage is a mix of sand and off to the sides you have fisherman frontage. When you go through the house, take your time to notice the details of built in cabinets, woodwork used for the living room ceiling and wooded valances over the windows. There is a fireplace in the large living room with a screened in sun porch just off to the side. There are two bedrooms and a full bath on the main level and a rec room, bath and master in the lower level. The master bedroom has stunning views of the lake and a brick fireplace for the perfect setting. This home will put you on the path to relaxation and memories.

   Lake location, lake location, lake location! Planting Ground Lake, the most sought after waterfront on the Three Lakes Chain and perfectly located near the similarly popular Eagle River Chain of Lakes, is the location for your future building plans. This 2.28 acre parcel gives you many options for home sites plus a sandy 100 feet of waterfront. Just prior to your 150 square feet of lakeside clearing is a nicely built boardwalk over a classic Northwood's bog. Settings like these always give vacation homes the retro Northern Wisconsin feel and appeal. Access to the property is easy, half way between Three Lakes and Eagle River; and demand for vacant lots is on the rise. 8762

   If you are ready to buy a Northern Wisconsin lake property, I would love to be your agent. Every buyer is looking for something a little different and I take pride in finding the right properties at the right price that meet YOUR criteria. The ultimate goal is to make the buying process smooth and enjoyable for you and your family. You can tell from this website that my focus is providing you with all of the facts to consider when buying a property. Allow me to apply my knowledge of the area lakes and the current real estate market to your "wish list" and help you find your Northwoods oasis.