Dutchmans Pond is a mountain lake located in the quaint town of Springfield, surrounded by protected lands. Orginally the gatekeepers house for the Royal Tarn Lodge - this charming home offers a historic past with every modern convenience. There are only 6 homes on the shore of Dutchmans Pond and potentially 6 owners with access to 15 acres and over 1000' shoreline on the eastern shore including this property. Located just steps from the water- the occupants have enjoyed tending thriving gardens -and swimmming, boating, and canoeing on the pond. A lovely great room features a commanding fieldstone fireplace enjoyed from all vantage points. The open kitchen features a Viking range and ample storage. Dine with an everchanging view of birds and small critters through the bay window. A first floor master suite or family room offers adjacent bath & private deck. Two more bedrms up offer balconies and baths. One has adjacent small office. Two car garage & charming childrens playhouse.