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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:No

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

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 7000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

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

              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

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

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  local services and businesses

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

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • River

                  sports and adventure activities

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

                  Arrival Day

                      • Flexible

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Communication / Internet

                              • Fax

                              Dining

                              • Dining Area
                              • Seating for 12 people

                              General

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

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Refrigerator:

                                    Large commercial side by side refrigerator....moreless

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

                                  Outside

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

                                  Pool / Spa

                                      • Spa Whirlpool
                                       

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                                      Rental basis: Per property
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                                      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
                                      25 Miles
                                      Nearest Train
                                      Bryson City
                                      3.5 Miles
                                      Nearest Motorway
                                      I28
                                      6 Miles
                                      Nearest Barpub
                                      Mulligans
                                      8 Miles
                                      Nearest Golf
                                      Millcreek Country Club
                                      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

                                        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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