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Luxury 100 Acre Mountain Estate - Approx. 7000 Sf with Sweeping Mountain Views

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Last updated: 10/25/2013

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cowee estate description

Steeplechase Farm is graced by over 100 acres of pasture land, woodlands, creeks and mountain views. Although there is genuine rustic quality to the property and surrounding area, the home itself has all the modern commodities one would expect on a vacation. Feel at home in any of the 6 large bedrooms, all with their own private baths. All the rooms, including the 2 family/entertainment rooms, overlook the majestic Appalachian Mountains. Wrap around porches set with rocking chairs make sunset and sunrise magical while viewing the highest peak in the county. Abundant wildlife. Multiple fireplaces, large billiard table and magnificent kitchen and entertainment spaces make this home perfect for a family trip or large group of friends.

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LOCATION OF CHOICE: 'FRANKLIN IS FAST BECOMING A LOCATION OF CHOICE FOR THOSE SEEKING A RESPITE FROM THE HUSTLE AND BUSTLE OF CITY LIVING.'

Steeplechase is ideally located and equipped for destination weddings and corporate retreats.

Within five minutes of a 5,000 ft. private airstrip with aviation fuel, courtesy car and rental cars available.

THINGS TO DO : WHITEWATER RAFTING---

Experience one of America's most popular whitewater runs with a day of fun on the NANTAHALA RIVER.

MOUNTAIN and OFF-ROAD BIKING---

Some of the best mountain biking trails in the world are found in Western North Carolina. The NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST offers many miles of scenic routes to mountain bikers. The Tsali trails feature 40 miles of nationally known, world class singletrack biking.
HIKING

APPALACHIAN TRAIL - Franklin, NC is proud to be an Appalachian Trail Gateway Community.
THE BARTRAM TRAIL - In Franklin the Bartram Trail turns west and ascends the Nantahala Mountains to Wayah Bald, which, at 5,385 feet, is the highest point on the trail.The trail joins the Appalachian Trail briefly, then descends to Nantahala Lake.

WATERFALLS

Three major waterfalls grace our area - BRIDAL VEIL FALLS, DRY FALL and CULLASAJA FALLS.

FLYFISHING, WATER SKIING AND SNOW SKIING NEARBY

SCENIC DRIVES AND FESTIVALS: MOUNTAIN WATERS SCENIC BYWAY --- 61-mile route winds through some of the most spectacular country in the Nantahala National Forest, including waterfalls, a roaring whitewater river, and tremendous mountaintop views.

NANTAHALA BYWAY - Travelers can explore the gorge itself, the GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, FONTANA LAKE, and the CHEROKEE INDIAN RESERVATION.

BLUERIDGE PARKWAY --- stop for a picnic, take a hike, or just take in some of the most incredible mountain views you'll find anywhere.

FESTIVALS: April Fool's Trail Days, Taste of Scotland, Franklin Folk Festival, PumpkinFest, Winter Wonderland

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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 7000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered
              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16

              Bathrooms: 7 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub, bidet

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 6: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 7: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              Other Amenities

                  • Five bedrooms with six baths in the main house. Attached apartment containing another bedroom, additional full bath, large living room and additional full kitchen...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Audio Tape Player
                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Game Room
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Music Library
                  • Piano
                  • Pool Table
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Toys
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Waterfalls

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • River

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Skiing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Arrival Day

                      • Flexible

                      Communication / Internet

                          • Fax

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 12 people

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Firewood
                          • Garage
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Heating
                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Local Maps
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Parking
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Security System
                          • Shampoo
                          • Sofa Bed
                          • Telephone
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine

                          Kitchen

                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Grill
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchenette
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator:

                            Large commercial side by side refrigerator....moreless

                          • Stove
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Balcony
                          • Barbecue
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Patio
                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Terrace
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                          • Wood Deck

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Spa Whirlpool

                              House Cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional
                                   

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Base Rate
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $500
                                  $3,000

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Additional Fees and Taxes:

                                  10.75% NC sales and occupancy tax


                                  Notes:

                                  $500 per night. $3000 per week. $10,000 per month.

                                  $300 cleaning fee.


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                                  Location

                                  2 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Macon County Airport
                                  6 Miles
                                  Nearest Barpub
                                  Mulligans
                                  8 Miles
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Millcreek Country Club
                                  25 Miles
                                  Nearest Train
                                  Bryson City
                                  3.5 Miles
                                  Nearest Motorway
                                  I28
                                  4 Miles
                                  Nearest Restaurant
                                  The Sunset Resturant

                                  In a valley surrounded by some of the oldest mountains on earth, Franklin is a center of history, heritage and the mountain way of life. Nestled in NC’s southern mountains, in the foothills of the Great Smokies, the area offers a unique change of pace and a never-ending supply of things to do. While the area is famous for its rural beauty, it is by no means isolated. Franklin is situated along major highways US 23/441 & US 64, with easy access to major interstates I-40, I-26 and I-85. Atlanta, Ga is just 127 miles to the south, while Knoxville, TN is only 110 miles to the north and Asheville, NC is 65 miles to the east. Explore national forests, waterfalls, wildlife and the world's best gem mining. Find hidden treasures in local antique shops. The opportunities in Franklin and surrounding area are endless - from hiking and nature to local culture, art, and of course shopping. Upcoming surprises include the largest 4th of July celebration in western North Carolina right here in Franklin

                                  Other Activities: Enjoy the nearby 1500 seat Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, The Cherokee Heritage Trail and the North Carolina Civil War Trails.

                                  Check out our facebook page for links to area activities:

                                  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Steeplechase-North-Carolina-Blue-Ridge-mountains-vacation-rental/368924353155556

                                   

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                                    Welcome

                                  • Six bedrooms, seven baths, two living rooms, three fireplaces, three porches.

                                    Six bedrooms, seven baths, two living rooms, three fireplaces, three porches.

                                  • Another of three large porches

                                    Another of three large porches

                                  • Huge, vaulted kitchen with fireplace, opens out to large porch overlooking woods

                                    Huge, vaulted kitchen with fireplace, opens out to large porch overlooking woods

                                  • Kitchen porch with card/game table, rockers and gas grill - overlooking firepit

                                    Kitchen porch with card/game table, rockers and gas grill - overlooking firepit

                                  • King, corner bedroom with ensuite bath, view of the mountains and treetops

                                    King, corner bedroom with ensuite bath, view of the mountains and treetops

                                  • Two story great room with fireplace, pool table and large, flat screen tv.

                                    Two story great room with fireplace, pool table and large, flat screen tv.

                                  • 2nd living room - opens to large deck with rockers, overlooking the mountains

                                    2nd living room - opens to large deck with rockers, overlooking the mountains

                                  • One of seven bathrooms

                                    One of seven bathrooms

                                  • Luxurious king bed in master suite

                                    Luxurious king bed in master suite

                                  • King bed in attached one bedroom apartment

                                    King bed in attached one bedroom apartment

                                  • Gorgeous views everywhere, in total silence and serenity

                                    Gorgeous views everywhere, in total silence and serenity

                                  • Expansive porch (# 1 of 3) overlooking the mountains

                                    Expansive porch (# 1 of 3) overlooking the mountains

                                  • View from the front porch and three bedrooms

                                    View from the front porch and three bedrooms

                                  • Expansive, well-equipped kitchen with island and commercial refrigerator/freezer

                                    Expansive, well-equipped kitchen with island and commercial refrigerator/freezer

                                  • Kitchen porch with ample seating

                                    Kitchen porch with ample seating

                                  • Early morning from the kitchen porch

                                    Early morning from the kitchen porch

                                  • King bedroom with ensuite bath, view of the mountains

                                    King bedroom with ensuite bath, view of the mountains

                                  • Plentiful, comfy seating in two story great room

                                    Plentiful, comfy seating in two story great room

                                  • Full home office

                                    Full home office

                                  • Huge master suite with jetted tub, sitting area and deck in the treetops

                                    Huge master suite with jetted tub, sitting area and deck in the treetops

                                  • Attached one bedroom apartment - king bed, full bath, full kitchen, treetop deck

                                    Attached one bedroom apartment - king bed, full bath, full kitchen, treetop deck

                                  • Full kitchen in attached, one bedroom apartment

                                    Full kitchen in attached, one bedroom apartment

                                  • The farm's horses

                                    The farm's horses

                                  $500 per night (USD)
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                                  6 Bedroom / 7 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 16

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                                  Speaks: english
                                  • Calendar last updated: 10/25/2013
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