Own a piece of Montana history. The Swanson Lodge is a rare gem homesteaded by the Swanson family, built in 1947, and completely remodeled in 2002. The commercial kitchen is set up for large parties or weddings. The kitchen features a Wolf gas range, a refrigerator, a commercial dishwasher, a microwave, and an ice-maker yielding 100 lbs/day. There is a half bath off of the kitchen. The large dining area offers seating for 12-20 people, features a unique log table & chairs, and looks out onto the deck and lake. The family/great room offers large windows, and a beautiful floor to ceiling rock fireplace & fireplace insert. The lodge offers 7 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, and 2 half baths. The wonderful master suite has its own fireplace, 2 walk-in closets, and a master bathroom with a glass corner shower and jetted tub. The six guest bedrooms are set up with individual Montana themes. In the lower level of the lodge you will find a fitness room, laundry room with 2 sets of washer/dryers, 2 electric water heaters; 40 & 80 gallons, a cold storage room, a propane furnace, and a wood furnace; installed in 2010, and an outside entry. This wonderful property includes 2 guest/caretaker/rental residences; a 1 bedroom, 1 bath cabin, and a 3 bedroom, 2 bath farmhouse with a woodshed. There is a gravity flow hydro system from year round Swanson Creek as well as electricity. The electricity for the lodge is from the Hydro system & Northern Lights Power Company. The guest residences receive electricity from the power company. The Hydro system includes water rights and USFS permits, 2 filter systems, and has been approved to sell excess power to Northern Lights Power Company; a power pole needs to be set up and inspected. This wonderful property is nearly 100 acres with end of the road privacy from the paved county maintained road and is bordered by Forest Service land. The property features a private 2+/- acre lake, Swanson Creek frontage, maincured lawns, approximately 32 acres of hay fields, is set up for horses, and offers a 70X70 barn with hay storage, 3 stalls, water & electricity, and an insulated side RV shed with 50 amp service. There are approximately 68 acres of marketable timber, and beautiful views of the Cabinet Wilderness. An abundance of wildlife frequent the property including moose, elk, deer, and bear. Fish from the private lake or one of the many lakes and rivers nearby such as Bull Lake, Milnor Lake, Savage Lake, or the Kootenai River. Come live the Montana dream on this one of a kind property.
Amenities: Deck, Patio, Basement
Architecture Style: Other
Heating Fuel: Electric, Wood
Parking Type: Carport
Roof Type: Unknown
Rooms: Basement, Bedroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Formal Dining Room, Full Bath, Kitchen, Living Room
View Type: Mountain, Water