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Smoky Mt. Train, Fontana and NOC IS ONLY 15 MIN. AWAY. This Secluded and Beautiful Log Cabin has a magnificent View of 9 mountain ranges. Not only is the property beautiful, The Gated Community has a 1 mi. easy drive up the mountain. (2450 altitude). Let the wrap around deck welcome you into this spacious 2+ bedroom 2 1/2 bath that also boasts a Kids Kave in lower level so Mom & Dad can have some relaxation and kids can play.
The home entry has a handicap access ramp OR 4 steps. Each side has a wrought iron decorated gate to keep kids or dogs on the deck. Enjoy the long range view of Franklin & Highlands mountains, All the view is of National Forest, not other homes. We have the Largest lot on Glory Mountain with plenty of room for your boat or RV to turn around. All yard is rocked (no mowing or messy clay). Back yard is fenced for your pets.
This Open floor plan on the main floor has a beautiful living room with 24 ft pine ceilings, chalet windows and french doors to enjoy the magnificant view. The cozy rock-gas fireplace is so convenient ( no dirty firewood to handle). Across the room is a gourmet kitchen with high quality black whirlpool appliances. The matching rock island and glass top cooktop is immaculate and a good center of attention. With custom curly maple cabinets, knotty pine wood floors, walls and ceiling, you really are in an authentic log cabin. Also on the main floor is a dining room, powder/laundry room and the Master Bedroom with the most comfortable King size bed , plenty of closet space and a large bathroom with a walk in shower and 2 sinks.
Upstairs is a large, private, loft /bedroom that overlooks the entire great room below, but still offers plenty of privacy for people staying up there. It has the most beautiful views thru the chalet windows you've ever seen. (see my sunrise photo). There is a LOG queen bed, and a sleeper sofa . An electric fireplace inside the log armoire. The spacious bathroom with tub and shower.. Sitting at the massive Log desk drinking your morning coffee, watching the sunrise. makes this a favorite room in the house..
The bottom level has been knick named Kids Kave.(3rd BR) It's bright and cheerful down stairs with french doors to the outside and with a view..The Kids Kave may be too cold to sleep comfortably in Winter. I would prefer everyone sleep upstairs during the colder months. It has a portable electric heater, because when the fireplace warms the top 2 levels which keeps the central heat from working. Mom::. A closet holds extra dining chairs.
The house also includes Satellite WIRELESS internet, so bring your laptop. Direct TV, Trane Heat pump & air. A whole house automatic generator in case of power outage.
The dining table has 6 chairs & 2 leaves. Room for 2 extra chairs you will find down stairs. Living room seats 6 comfortably to watch the flatscreen tv. There are books to read, or cd's to watch. Movie rental at Ingles.
The best place is swinging on the deck overlooking the beautiful, relaxing view. Table and chairs under the umbrella on deck also is very inviting to eat out there.
Our area of Bryson City boasts Fishing, Rafting, Boating, Kyaking, Horseback riding, Biking, Canoeing, Hiking all within 15 min. from home. Little Tenn. River is at base of Glory Mt. for Fly Fishing or get that 30 lb catfish...Fontana Lake is 35 Miles of wonderful fishing, & out of this world views. Launch your boat or rent one at Almond Boat Dock. Jet Boat rides are available at the beginning of Needmore Rd. The World Famous Nantahala Outdoor Center has been on GMA, and is only 15min away, and has 3 restaurants on site. You will pass Nantahala Village Inn with '13 Moons Restaurant for fine dining.
For Night Life, Try Smoky Mountain Theater of Performing Arts, in Franklin 40 min. down Needmore River Rd. OR There's Harrah's Cherokee Casino with lots of entertainment, and restaurants.
Of course the kids want to go see the Cherokee indians dancing beside the road, and do some shopping. Winter offers Polar Express right here in town. Ski Resort area less than an hr. away with man made snow IF natural snow is not available.
SOOOO MUCH, SOOOO NEAR. Have a wonderful vacation, and I hope to hear from you. This is not just a rental cabin, it's a home away from home. You can have fun hiking all over this mountain also.
Keywords: Log Cabin, Chalet windows, long range view, WIFI, Handicap ramp , Large flat yard, lots of parking, doggie door & fenced area for dog, & fire pit. Gourmet Kitchen, Wonderful long range view all seasons, with year round access. Fall leaves, Polar Express. Secluded, restful, home away from home. weekly special. Tenn. River, Fontana Lake, Nantahala River. all right here. Snow sled available to sled down driveway.
Bryson City is named the 'Top Outdoor Town' by Blue Ridge Outdoors We are number one!!! and we have our visitors to thank for voting for us. Editors narrowed the field to 36 towns from Ga. to Penn....moreless
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NOC is only 15 min away for whitewater rafting. Jet Boat rides goes on Fontana Lake only 5 min. Almond Boat Dock rent a boat or launch yours 10 min., Fly Fish in Little Tennessee River at bottom of our mountain. All your summer excitement is here. Or just relax on the deck admiring the long range view of the National Forest. Extremely private, but secure. Zip Lines available at WhiteWater Rafting Co. near NOC.
Smoky Mt. Train in downtown Bryson City. gsmr.com for info. Cherokee is just 15 miles which has the entrance to Smoky Mt. National Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, and Harrah's Casino. Only 1 1/2 hr to Gatlingurg, Tenn. So close to everything. Great Location.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: My husband Jerry & I used to take vacation to various parts of the Smoky Mountains every year.. In 1996 we found this lot and view. We knew at once ''this is IT''. We bought the lot and waited till we got old enough to retire. Jerry retired from Publix warehouse in Lakeland and I retired from owning 2 hair salons and a wedding consultation/ cake business. We sold house and everything, moved here, built our chalet log cabin of our dreams. We really enjoyed living here for 5 yr. till Jerry, a disabled Viet Nam veteran, died in Oct. 2010 at the Asheville VA Hospital. Although I absolutely love my home, I feel I need to be closer to my family in Florida now. I hope you will love this home even 1/2 as much as I do.
Why the Owner Chose Bryson City:
Bryson City has so much 'water', so much entertainment for kids of all ages to enjoy. We built this as our home, but now I will be renting or selling it for others to enjoy.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Total RELAXATION, awaits you sitting or eating out on the deck, with such a fabulous view of undisturbed National Forest. At the end of a private 1/4 mi. driveway you have total privacy. A flat gravel yard and a great mountain to hike on. Fire Pit in back yard to roast marshmellows.40 mi. Views of Fall leaves or snow covered mountain tops. Holiday Retreat.3 phones in home with free long distance, and SATELITE WIFI INTERNET, and TV. Exquisite mountain furniture and décor. Many birds feeding from containers on deck. Turkey, deer, and an occasional bear cub can be seen on the mountain.
My favorite photo. Sipping coffee, watching the sunrise
Fenced in Back yard
Fall leaves everywhere
My favorite Winter photo
'Smoky Mt.' up above the clouds
42 in. flat screen hdtv. hddvr w/ list of movies, dvd and wii.
Loft Bedroom, queen bed, queen sleeper sofa, tv, elect fireplace,desk.
Looking up 3 floors
Bring your telescope to view moon and stars from the deck or the large windows.
Same old log cabin winter view my upper driveway
24ft propane fireplace. stairway behind
View from loft
Front of home, ramp/steps. Lovingly landscaped entire yard.
No need to drive around to see leaves, Its all here.
Another beautiful sunrise from the deck.
Winter Storm Pax 2014. 9 in. of beautiful snow.
Beautiful Kitchen, built in Microwave and oven. Glass top in island
Master--King Bed, fabulous mattress, private bath, lots of storage.
'Kids Kave' Day Bed w/ trundle, twin beds. Strider, tvcr, table, games
Retractable screen doors to enjoy the outside. Rarely do we need AC
Rhododendron Way has an old log cabin; flag/cherry tree memorial for my husband
Winter view from deck without snow
Kitchen view from loft. Glass top stove still in perfect condition after 8 yr.
View of living room from loft. Flat screen, sleeper sofa, gliders, recliner
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