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Private Home on Former Summer Camp W/Trout Pond, Fields & More

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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This luxurious mountain cabin is nestled in a hardwood cove surrounded by a babbling brook, blooming rhododendron, and landscaped with native plants. The cabin is tastefully furnished with mission-style antiques, has a wood-burning, field stone fireplace, and all of the amenities of a home away from home. A wrap around porch with outdoor living room surrounds the cabin---perfect for outdoor relaxation by candlelight while listening to the beautiful sounds of nature and a babbling brook. A Weber grill and stereo speakers make the porch perfect for outdoor lounging and entertaining. Inside is a large great room with a cathedral ceiling with hardwood paneling, dining table for 6, fully equipped modern kitchen, 2 sofa beds, WiFi, and satellite TV with DVD and VCR.

Originally a summer camp over fifty years ago, the property on which the home sits now is a private, family estate comprised of 66 mountainous acres with two ponds that are fed by 3 streams that originate on the property. There are two small fields at the top of the mountain that are perfect for playing games with the family and throwing balls to the dogs, etc. Gravel roads and trails weave throughout the property for leisurely strolls, short hikes, and outright bush-whacking for the brave hearted! A great place to roam through the woods, play in the streams, and have some fun adventures with kids! Structural relics of the old summer camp still exist----old stone foundations from the cabins, a stone amphitheater in a mountain cove, outdoor fireplaces, etc. make for interesting exploration as you walk the property. The largest pond is over an acre and is stocked with Rainbow Trout. An outbuilding that serves as a workshop/garage/party space with a large front porch deck overlooks the pond with a grill and patio furniture making the perfect space for relaxing while fishing for your evening meal.

This is more than a rental home --- it's an adventure!

Note: If this home is booked, please see my other home on this same property at www.vrbo.com/565064 or search this site for property number 565064.

Keywords: Family retreat, large acreage, private, fishing, forest, hiking, mountain, cabin, stream, pond, Pisgah National Forest, Gorges State Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, Brevard Music Center, summer camps, waterfalls

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Outsode home on porch/deck only please...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Trout Pond, Fishing, Field, Hiking--very large acreage with streams and lots of room to play...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Desktop computer available for your use...moreless

  • Garage:

    Overlooking pond with deck and patio furniture and grill. Garage is used as party/entertainment area as well as storage unit...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Bosch Quiet Running Model...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Coffee Maker, Toaster, Double Ovens...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap-around deck, full length of house, partially covered, furnished outdoor living room-like setting...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Nov 9 - Dec 17, 2015
2 night min stay
$139 $159
Fri, Sat
$812 $2,970
Deep Winter
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$99 $129
Fri, Sat
$693 $2,970
Early Spring
Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$119 $149
Fri, Sat
$833 $3,290
Spring
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$159 $179
Fri, Sat
$1,043 $3,570
Peak Fall Season
Oct 5 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$199 $229
Fri, Sat
$1,253 $3,875
Christmas
Dec 22 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$199 $229
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,127 $2,970
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$179 $199
Fri, Sat
$1,127 $3,420
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 11.75%

Notes:

Early check-in and late check-out possible, pending availability, with small fee.

Contact ower about discounts for weekday only rentals.


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Last updated: 07/26/2015
Check availability
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Location

39 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport

Car: Necessary

Brevard Music Center, Whitewater Rafting, Blue Ridge Parkway, Scenic Drive, Summer Camps

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The property has an acre trout pond, ball field, multiple streams, and hiking trails for long walks. Just down the road is the Frozen Creek entrance to Jocassee Gorges State Park which is adjancent to the property. The Blue Ridge Parkway can be accessed approximately 10 miles away, and whitewater rafting and canoeing on the French Broad River is a mere 1.5 miles away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Take in this view while relaxing on the deck of the garage/entertainment outbldg

    Take in this view while relaxing on the deck of the garage/entertainment outbldg

  • The cabin is landscaped with native plants and stone boulders, and a fire pit.

    The cabin is landscaped with native plants and stone boulders, and a fire pit.

  • Stocked trout pond for fishing with overlooking garage with deck for grill out

    Stocked trout pond for fishing with overlooking garage with deck for grill out

  • Take leisurely walks along the streams on the trails through the property

    Take leisurely walks along the streams on the trails through the property

  • A hidden trail in the woods tunnels through giant rhododendrons

    A hidden trail in the woods tunnels through giant rhododendrons

  • An old amphitheater built into a mountain cove updated with gazebo for weddings

    An old amphitheater built into a mountain cove updated with gazebo for weddings

  • Ampitheater deck and gazebo for weddings, storytelling, music, or??

    Ampitheater deck and gazebo for weddings, storytelling, music, or??

  • Trout ponds aren't always for fishing! My two Labs can't get enough swimming!

    Trout ponds aren't always for fishing! My two Labs can't get enough swimming!

  • The cabin is tucked away in a hardwood forest cove...

    The cabin is tucked away in a hardwood forest cove...

  • Remnants of the old summer camp give this property unique interest...

    Remnants of the old summer camp give this property unique interest...

  • A forest trail...

    A forest trail...

  • Summertime flowers

    Summertime flowers

  • More trails for leisurely walks...

    More trails for leisurely walks...

  • A beautiful Fall wedding with hayride for guests and BBQ reception by the pond!

    A beautiful Fall wedding with hayride for guests and BBQ reception by the pond!

  • Another walking trail in the Fall---great for dog walks

    Another walking trail in the Fall---great for dog walks

  • Lots of room to play on two small fields at the top of the mountain..

    Lots of room to play on two small fields at the top of the mountain..

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2015
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