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Newer Luxury Home at 4300 Elevation - Top Quality Everything -Unbelievable Views

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Maggie Valley house description

Welcome to The Wrens' Nest! This fabulous, new, Contemporary Craftsman home sits on Cataloochee mountain at 4300 feet, yet is easily accessible to everything!. The view is spectacular in every season, and the house itself is stunning. We have the best of everything and offer the house for rent to those vacationers who are looking for a truly luxurious home! Some features include: vaulted wood ceilings, soaring fireplace, 2 decks & a covered porch, open living-living-kitchen area, separate game/TV room, 4 bedrooms plus a bonus 'dorm' room, 4 full baths, beautiful walnut floors, hot tub, optional high speed wireless connection, and more!

The Wrens' Nest is located 1.5 miles from the Cataloochee ski area and ranch, 2 miles from Ghost Town, 5 miles from the Maggie Valley Club, 7 miles from the Skyline Drive, 10 miles from Lake Junaluska and Waynesville, and 15 miles from Cherokee. Day trips to Asheville, Nantahala rafting, Highlands, and other charming spots are easy, but you will love it here so much that you won't stray very far!

House Details: The Wrens' Nest is a new, luxurious, contemporary home with top quality construction, furnishings, appliances, bedding, and location. It is a perfect vacation home for those individuals who want the very best and are willing to care for it. The house is built on two levels, with the main living spaces on the upper level. We have a flat driveway and you enter the house on the second (main) level, so you don't have to negotiate stairs or a steep driveway with your groceries and luggage. On this level are the living-dining-kitchen area, bar, office, master suite, main deck, 'screenless' porch, powder bath with shower, laundry/mud room, grilling deck and double garage.

The living - dining area is furnished with comfortable but quality materials and is designed for relaxation and conversation. The centerpiece of the room is the wood burning fireplace with raised hearth and 20 foot high stone face. A down sofa and several comfortable chairs will draw you to the fire, the view, or a good book!

The bar with beverage refrigerator and storage for glasses and mugs will make drink prep very convenient.The dining area is fitted with a table which is set up to seat 6 and expands to accommodate 10! Additional seating for 4 is available at the huge granite island.

The open galley kitchen is a delight to work in. It has a built in refrigerator with paneled doors, 6 burner gas cook top, regular oven, convection-microwave oven, and a very quiet dishwasher. The 12 foot x 5 foot island and tall pantry cabinets provide plenty of storage for food and cooking supplies..

Just off the kitchen is a delightful coverech porch, open to the views on two sides. Unscreened, since we have no bugs at this elevation, you will love the comfy rockers and picnic table for four as you watch humming birds and feel the mountain breezes.

The master bedroom opens to the deck and the hot tub just outside. It has a king poster bed, dresser, 48' wall mounted HD TV, DVD player, and lounge chair. You will love our remote controlled window shades, which can be lowered for darkness or raised into the windows and door without any loss of view! The master bath has heated floors, wall mounted TV, double vanity, soaking tub, and separate walk in shower. A walk in closet and toilet room complete the suite.

On the front of the house is a spacious office with built in desk and seating for three. We have an optional high speed wireless card, so feel free to bring your lap top and get a little work done in beautiful surroundings.

Truly magnificent long range mountain views are seen from every room!

On the lower level you will find a large TV room with reclining sofa and chairs, game table with seating for 6, and a wet bar with under counter refrigerator, sink, and old fashioned popcorn maker. Also, we have a long covered deck with fabulous mountain views, three bedrooms, and two baths.

The 'junior master' suite features a king bed and private bath with large walk in shower and double vanities. The queen bedroom and 'bear room' share a full bath with two vanities. The 'bear room' is a kid's delight, featuring two double beds.

For those of you staying in summer, spring, or fall, you will love the unheated bonus room over the garage. Outfitted with three single beds and plenty of space for lounging, it is a perfect getaway for the teens in your group!

Some additional features of the house include: 4 televisions with Direct TV service; 2 DVD players; sound system with speakers in the living area, porch, and main deck; optional wireless network card ; completely equipped kitchen; top quality bed and bath linens, separate grilling deck with large Webber gas grill, enclosed double garage with openers, and a security system.

Property Type

  • House
  • 3600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                The main level is wheelchair accessible. Ask for details....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25...moreless

              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Children Welcome:

                We welcome well behaved children....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Sorry, we cannot accept pets because of the soft walnut floors which are easily scratched....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Absolutely no smoking inside. ANY evidence will result in automatic forfeiture of the damage deposit!...moreless

              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 4: 2 double

                two double beds...moreless

              • Bedroom 5: 3 twin/ single

                bonus room - can be closed off ...moreless

              • In the house, we have four bedrooms. There are two master suites with king beds and private baths. A queen bedroom shares a bath with a a bedroom with two double beds. We have a bonus room over the garage which is heated with a space heater. It has two twin beds, one twin day bed, TV/DVD player, and plenty of room for lounging or play. The room has easy access to the fourth bath, which serves as a powder room but has a full shower....moreless

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

                double vanities...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                double vanities...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

                double vanities...moreless

              • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

                single vanity...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • We can recommend a private chef, catered meaksm massage therapist, and more....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    55' TV in game room; 42' TV in master bedroom; 36' TV in master bath; 22' TV in kitchen; 48' in bonus room; all flat screen LED....moreless

                  • Radio
                  • CD Player
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Video Library:

                    We have about 15 movies for children and adults....moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    Speakers throughout house, porch, and decks...moreless

                  • DVD Player:

                    One in master bedroom, one in game room, one in bonus room...moreless

                  • Television:

                    5 TVs now...more coming soon...moreless

                  • Toys:

                    Some...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Festivals
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Arboretum
                  • Forests
                  • Live Theater
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Restaurants

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Boating
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shopping
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Antiquing
                  • Walking
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding

                  local services and businesses

                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    We have absolutely fabulous long range mountain views; all you see in summer are trees, mountains and sky. In winter you can see some roof tops in the distance....moreless

                  • Mountain:

                    We are located on Cataloochee Mountain; 4300 foot elevation; fantastic long range mountain views ; no houses, wires, or roads to interrupt your view...but easy access to everything....moreless

                  • Monument View:

                    At night you have a clear side-ways view of a huge lighted cross on a distant mountain top, erected in 1964 by a family in memory of their daughter who passed at age 16...moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Swimming
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Parasailing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Tennis
                  • Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Rafting
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Ski Privileges Optional

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Dining:

                        Dining table opens to seat 8-10 and space for 4 more at the kitchen island....plus table on the porch! Booster seat for babies....moreless

                      • Seating for 8 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          General

                          • Iron & Board
                          • Firewood
                          • Activities Guide
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Local Activities Guide
                          • Local Maps
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Shampoo
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Telescope
                          • Towels Provided:

                            Wonderful soft towels... This is a 5 star house!...moreless

                          • Heating:

                            Central heat with two zones, except for bonus room, which has a space heater...moreless

                          • Parking Off Street:

                            Plenty of room to park on the side of the road...moreless

                          • Garage:

                            Double garage and paver driveway...moreless

                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Two zones but you probably won't need it!...moreless

                          • Linens Provided:

                            Everything is top quality...moreless

                          • Washing Machine:

                            Huge LG washer and dryer with all the bells and whistles ...moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer:

                            Of course...moreless

                          • Fireplace:

                            Wonderful wood burning fireplace in the living room; we supply the wood!...moreless

                          • Telephone:

                            House Phone with Unlimited Long Distance...moreless

                          • Living Room:

                            Comfortable and Pretty..you will love it...moreless

                          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                            Small vehicles can park on the driveway....moreless

                          • Wood Fireplace:

                            Wood burning fireplace with wood provided....moreless

                          • Wireless Internet:

                            We have a wireless card which is optional; $50 for 3 GB data...moreless

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional

                              Kitchen

                              • Grill
                              • Blender
                              • Ice Maker
                              • Lobster Pot
                              • Stove
                              • Mini Refrigerator
                              • Kitchenette
                              • Toaster:

                                4 slice toaster, large enough for bagels or English muffins...moreless

                              • Oven:

                                Electric Oven...moreless

                              • Kitchen:

                                Kitchen has loads of storage and is open to the living-dining area and views beyond. You will love our huge granite island...moreless

                              • Stove:

                                5 burner gas stove top...moreless

                              • Dishes & Utensils:

                                More than you will ever need...moreless

                              • Dishwasher:

                                Bosch Super Quiet Dishwasher...moreless

                              • Refrigerator:

                                Side by side French Door Bosch Built In...moreless

                              • Freezer:

                                Bottom freezer in built in Bosch...moreless

                              • Microwave:

                                Combination Microwave and Convection Oven...moreless

                              • Cooking Utensils:

                                We have it all...moreless

                              • Coffee Maker:

                                Two coffee makers...moreless

                              • Pantry Items:

                                You will find spices, oils, vinigers, and other non-perishables than renters or we have left...moreless

                              Outside

                              • Golf:

                                Lots of public courses in the area; Maggie Valley Cllub just 5 miles from the house...moreless

                              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                                We have a 'screenless' porch (no bugs here!) with a dining table, two comfy swivel rockers, and additional seating....moreless

                              • Outdoor Grill:

                                Gas grill on its own deck...moreless

                              • Porch / Veranda:

                                Covered 'screenless' porch....no bugs allowed!...moreless

                              • Balcony:

                                See Deck...moreless

                              • Deck / Patio:

                                Two huge decks, one on each level...moreless

                              • Lawn / Garden:

                                Flat front yard; huge slopped rear yard; total property is 3.6 acres...moreless

                              • Ski & Snowboard:

                                Sleds, and other snow equipment...moreless

                              • Binoculars
                              • Beach Towels
                              • Wood Deck
                              • Outdoor Grill Gas
                              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                              Payment Type

                              • Visa
                              • Mastercard
                              • Discover

                              Pool / Spa

                              • Outdoor Hot Tub
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Early Fall
                              Aug 30 - Oct 2, 2014
                              3 night min stay
                              $400
                              $1,800
                              Leaf Season
                              Oct 3 - Nov 14, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              $2,500
                              Ski Season
                              Nov 15 - Mar 13, 2015
                              3 night min stay
                              $400
                              $1,800

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Optional hot tub $50
                              • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                              • Optional wireless $50
                              • Cleaning $150
                              • Tax Rate 11%

                              Notes:

                              Weekly only and $500 upcharge all major holiday weeks: Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years

                              11% tax on rent

                              *$500 reservation/refundable damage deposit

                              *$150-$250 cleaning fee (explained on rental agreement)

                              * $50 OPTIONAL hot tub fee

                              * $50 OPTIONAL wireless fee for 3GB data

                              * NO PETS

                              Credit cards accepted with 3% Management Fee; Personal Checks accepted

                              Reservation/refundable damage deposit of $500 is required to hold the house; full rent, taxes, and other fees are due 6 weeks in advance of arrival. NO refunds are offered for any reason (weather included!) so all renters, particularly those in winter, are encouraged to buy Trip Cancellation insurance.


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                              Location

                              30 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Asheville
                              10 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              I-40
                              4 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Legends
                              1.5 Miles
                              Nearest Ski
                              Cataloochee Ski Area
                              5 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Maggie Valley Club
                              3 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              J Arthurs

                              Car: Necessary

                              The Wrens' Nest is a new home in a new development called The Seasons of Maggie Valley. The Seasons is located off Fie Top Road, 1.9 miles up from Soco Road and 1.5 miles below the Cataloochee Ski Area. Although the house is located at 4300 feet elevation, the access up Fie Top Road is very easy; you will need a 4 wheel drive and possibly chains in snowy weather, of course.

                              You will never see views as spectacular as those from The Wrens' Nest. Long range mountain views, with no telephone wires, roads, or roof tops to spoil the beauty, are simply stunning. Regardless of the season or the weather, you will love looking out over the mountains and watching the clouds drift by.

                              The house is perfectly situated to enjoy privacy in a serene mountain setting yet have easy access to skiing, golf, restaurants, shopping, and other activities.

                               

                              Manager info

                              Year Purchased: 2009

                              About: We live in Jacksonville Florida and built the Wrens' Nest as a second home, not planning to rent it. However, since we can't be here ALL the time, we decided we would rather share it with discriminating renters than leave it empty for weeks at a time. We have a high end oceanfront vacation business in the Ponte Vedra / St. Augustine area and have had excellent success renting to people who love our homes and take very good care of them. We think you will love our wonderful Wrens' Nest, perched high above Maggie Valley, with outstanding long range views and all the amenities you could think of!

                              Why Maggie Valley:
                              We had been looking for the perfect NC mountain location for years. Our criteria included: at least 4000 foot elevation; long range mountain views; NOT surrounded by other houses; no telephone wires to spoil the view, easy access to the main roads; good restaurants and attractions nearby; and a flat driveway and entrance to the house. As you can imagine, these qualities are VERY hard to find in the mountains, especially when you insist on ALL of them! But, the minute we saw Lot 5 in The Seasons of Maggie Valley, we knew we had found our dream location. Then...all we had to do was build the house!

                              The Unique Benefits at this House:
                              The Wrens' Nest is NOT the typical mountain 'cabin'. It depends on what is important to you, of course, but we think you will appreciate our combination of wonderful features: *unbelievable long range mountain views while enjoying easy access to and from the house *light and bright interiors with quality and comfortable furnishings, bedding and decor; enjoy our original art, award winning quilts, and all the other touches that make this house a home; * a house filled with special amenities: walnut floors, heated bath floors in the master, stereo system throughout the house and decks, 5 televisions/DVD players; lots of games and puzzles for kids and adults; top quality appliances and cookware; separate entertainment room with game tabel and wet bar; * two huge decks, a covered 'screenless porch', and even a grilling deck *hot tub and wireless Internet...both OPTIONAL in case you don't need them *double garage with automatic openers, security system, 'tankless' water heater... and more. We challenge you to find a comparable home for anywhere near our price!


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                              Photos

                              • The hot tub is on the main level just off the master suite.

                                The hot tub is on the main level just off the master suite.

                              • Living area with mountain views, open to kitchen and dining areas

                                Living area with mountain views, open to kitchen and dining areas

                              • View of living-dining kitchen areas from office

                                View of living-dining kitchen areas from office

                              • Master bedroom; king bed, TV/.DVD, private bath, access to deck and views

                                Master bedroom; king bed, TV/.DVD, private bath, access to deck and views

                              • Queen bedroom in summer; great views, attached bath

                                Queen bedroom in summer; great views, attached bath

                              • The bonus room  is great for teens or adults; 3 beds, TV/DVD, and lots of space

                                The bonus room is great for teens or adults; 3 beds, TV/DVD, and lots of space

                              • The game room opens onto the lower level deck with rockers and views!

                                The game room opens onto the lower level deck with rockers and views!

                              • King guest bath-double vanity-walk in shower (not shown) & separate toilet room!

                                King guest bath-double vanity-walk in shower (not shown) & separate toilet room!

                              • The main floor powder room has a shower, perfect for the bonus room kids

                                The main floor powder room has a shower, perfect for the bonus room kids

                              • Main Level Floor Plan Plus Bonus Room over Garage

                                Main Level Floor Plan Plus Bonus Room over Garage

                              • Our 'screenless' porch on the main level; no bugs at this elevation!

                                Our 'screenless' porch on the main level; no bugs at this elevation!

                              • Living area with dry bar, front entrance, and fireplace

                                Living area with dry bar, front entrance, and fireplace

                              • Nothing is cozier than a  nice fire on a cold night!

                                Nothing is cozier than a nice fire on a cold night!

                              • The dining table expands to seat 8-10 while enjoying long range views

                                The dining table expands to seat 8-10 while enjoying long range views

                              • The 'Bear Room' with two double beds is a great hangout for the little ones

                                The 'Bear Room' with two double beds is a great hangout for the little ones

                              • Game room with huge TV/DVD, reclining seats, game table, wet bar, mountain views

                                Game room with huge TV/DVD, reclining seats, game table, wet bar, mountain views

                              • Another view of the master bath; deep soaking tub, TV, and mountain views

                                Another view of the master bath; deep soaking tub, TV, and mountain views

                              • This bath is shared with queen bedroom and bear room; tub/shower combination.

                                This bath is shared with queen bedroom and bear room; tub/shower combination.

                              • Even 'Grammy' (Judy Wren) loves to sled down the hill!

                                Even 'Grammy' (Judy Wren) loves to sled down the hill!

                              • Lower Level Floor Plan: 3 BR, 2 BA, game rm, covered deck, access to back yard

                                Lower Level Floor Plan: 3 BR, 2 BA, game rm, covered deck, access to back yard

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                              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 16, 2014

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