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100 Acre Restored Historic Farm House at Kerr Lake - Horses, Trails, Hot Tub

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The farmhouse is a completely restored center hall 'I-house' built in 1907.

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Last updated: 10/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Kerr Lake farmhouse description

This one of a kind fully restored historic farm house is nestled in the heart of 100 acres of large trees, hay fields and conservation forest only an hour away from Durham and Raleigh. The property, on the National Historic Registry, was once a tobacco farm, whose store, drying sheds and outbuildings still dot the property. A fishing pond sits off the back porch surrounded by horse pasture, while wooded paths lead you to a private dock on a secluded finger of Kerr Lake.

The air conditioned, 2,700 square foot house has a gourmet kitchen with granite counters, custom maple/cherry cabinets, a large island with bar stools and a sunroom with fireplace - a perfect gathering place to watch and socialize with your cooks. The front porch with porch swing is a perfect place to relax and watch the wild life pass by. The back porch houses a private hot tub, where you can relax with a view of the pond and surrounding field, home to ducks, geese and horses and the occasional deer. A farmhouse table sits in the dining room with seating for eight, or dine alfresco: two oversized hardwood picnic tables off the back porch have seating for 16.

Four bedrooms (1 king, 1 queen, 2 twin and 2 bunk beds) offer plenty of sleeping options. A perfect children's room has two sets of bunk beds with ample play space. Board games, an extensive DVD library, basketball net, and internet with WiFi are other entertainment options.

With so much space to explore, we offer, for a fee, the use of our golf cart. Make trips to the lake easy - load the coolers, chairs and gear in the back and enjoy the ride!

Restaurants, grocery stores and shopping are located 10 minutes away in Clarksville, VA. Spend a day on the lake - boat rentals are available in town as well.

Linens are provided.

We are committed to preserving the natural and historical beauty of this rare estate. As such, we prohibit the use of ATVs or motorbikes on the property.

Perfect for gatherings, the property is available for special events, weddings, family reunions and corporate retreats.

Check out our website: www.tunstallfarmNC.com

Keywords: Farmhouse, Vacation rental, North Carolina, Virginia, Kerr Lake, Horses, Family reunion, Weddings, Special Events

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 2700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be over 21 years old...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 13

          • Bedroom 4 Main Floor: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 2 Upstairs: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 3 Upstairs: 2 bunk bed

            Plus 2 Trundle Beds with a twin size mattress...moreless

          • Bedroom 1 Upstairs: 1 king

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          • King size beds (1) upstairs, Queen size Bed and (1) Twin upstairs, 2 sets of bunk beds plus 2 trundles sleeps 6 upstairs and 2 twin beds on the main floor. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1 Main Floor: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2 Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          Other Amenities

              • Fire pit, picnic tables, basketball net, forest trails, fishing pond, porch swing, rocking chairs, outbuildings, rope swing, gardens, granite counters, wine cooler, coffee makers, board games, sunroom, barn, separate building with game room, golf carts, fishing gear, pack and play crib, fireplaces in all the main floor rooms...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player:

                2 one in the living room and the other in the kitchen ...moreless

              • Foosball
              • Game Room:

                Game room with foosball and a TV. An oasis for any teenager and adult. ...moreless

              • Games
              • Stereo:

                In the kitchen radio only with surround sound ...moreless

              • Television:

                One in the living room and one in the kitchen both have DVD players...moreless

              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Shopping
              • Sledding
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Farmhouse table comfortably seats 8, but makes room for up to 12 when you pull up extra chairs. Also, a kitchen island with bar stools....moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking
              • Fireplace
              • Gas Fireplace:

                Located in family room and main floor bedroom...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone:

                Local and long distance...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace:

                Located in kitchen sunroom...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                2 coffee makers...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Gourmet kitchen with granite counters, wine cooler, walk in pantry, island with bar seating, coffee maker, food processor, toaster...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven:

                with warming drawer...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Ice maker and water on the door...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Jacuzzi is on the back porch over looking the horse pasture and pond....moreless

                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 13 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  December-February
                  Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $275
                  $1,500 $3,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $350
                  $1,950 $5,000
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Golf Cart (weekly) $50 + tax
                  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
                  • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
                  • Golf Cart Fee (weekend) $25 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 6.75%

                  Notes:

                  March 1-November 30th $350.00 night (1-6 guests) $399.00 night (7-12 guests) *

                  December-February $275.00 night (1-6 guests) $325.00 night (7-12 guests) *

                  Cleaning fee is $150 (1-6 guests) $175 for (7-12 guests)

                  Golf cart weekend $25 Wkly $50

                  *Holidays (Memorial, 4th July, Labor Day $425 (1-6 guests) $450 (7-12 guests)

                  Special event pricing available for weddings, reunions and corporate retreat


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 10/18/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  Firepit, Basketball hoop, Golf Cart (addtl fee),

                  Hot Tub, Game Room

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2008

                  About the owner: We are a family of 6 that live in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Originally from Pennsylvania and Hawaii, we spent time in Boston before coming to North Carolina.

                  Why the Owner Chose Kerr Lake:
                  We fell in love with this property the moment we set our eyes on it. Our four kids and two dogs have had the best times of their lives running, exploring, sharing campfires, swimming and fishing together. We believe the property is magical.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
                  When we spend time at our farm, we feel transported to a simpler time where we gather together, slow down and enjoy one another. A family game of softball or basketball, fishing or climbing trees makes for a perfect way to spend the day. Watching the sun go down with a glass of wine on the front porch is heavenly. After purchasing the property, we placed the surrounding fields and old growth forests into a conservation trust to preserve the land for the enjoyment of future generations.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • The farmhouse is a completely restored center hall 'I-house' built in 1907.

                    The farmhouse is a completely restored center hall 'I-house' built in 1907.

                  • Our private dock on Kerr Lake.

                    Our private dock on Kerr Lake.

                  • The sunroom, connected to the kitchen, is our favorite inside spot.

                    The sunroom, connected to the kitchen, is our favorite inside spot.

                  • The dining room, located off the kitchen, provides room for a large gathering.

                    The dining room, located off the kitchen, provides room for a large gathering.

                  • Linens and sheets provided.

                    Linens and sheets provided.

                  • A favorite place to relax.  Sunset the cat thinks so too. Can you spot her?

                    A favorite place to relax. Sunset the cat thinks so too. Can you spot her?

                  • The shed in the side garden.  A barn stands in the distance.

                    The shed in the side garden. A barn stands in the distance.

                  • Historic tobacco smoking barns dot the property.

                    Historic tobacco smoking barns dot the property.

                  • Off the kitchen sits a flower garden, with farm bell.

                    Off the kitchen sits a flower garden, with farm bell.

                  • Private trails loop through the property, leading to Kerr Lake and streams.

                    Private trails loop through the property, leading to Kerr Lake and streams.

                  • Light fills the new kitchen.  Walk in pantry and access to back deck.

                    Light fills the new kitchen. Walk in pantry and access to back deck.

                  • Unique details make it special.  A view into the first floor bedroom.

                    Unique details make it special. A view into the first floor bedroom.

                  • The spacious kitchen is ready to welcome your family.  Plenty of seating & space

                    The spacious kitchen is ready to welcome your family. Plenty of seating & space

                  • The woodburing fireplace in the sunroom, connected to the kitchen.

                    The woodburing fireplace in the sunroom, connected to the kitchen.

                  • Our friendly horses eagerly await your arrival.  They love your treats & pats.

                    Our friendly horses eagerly await your arrival. They love your treats & pats.

                  • Pastures surround the farmhouse at the heart of the property, sheltered by trees

                    Pastures surround the farmhouse at the heart of the property, sheltered by trees

                  • A view from the back of the house: 1 acre pond with fenced horse pasture.

                    A view from the back of the house: 1 acre pond with fenced horse pasture.

                  • Gourmet appliances, two sinks, and ample counter space make entertaining easy!

                    Gourmet appliances, two sinks, and ample counter space make entertaining easy!

                  • Sitting room with two sofas, bookshelves and TV.

                    Sitting room with two sofas, bookshelves and TV.

                  • A Farm Bell sits outside the kitchen window.  Ring it and watch the family come!

                    A Farm Bell sits outside the kitchen window. Ring it and watch the family come!

                  • Bunk room - great for kids and sleeps 6 of them!

                    Bunk room - great for kids and sleeps 6 of them!

                  • Rope swings - a simple pleasure.

                    Rope swings - a simple pleasure.

                  • Want privacy?  Conservation land and mature trees buffer the property.

                    Want privacy? Conservation land and mature trees buffer the property.

                  • Weddings & Reunions

                    Weddings & Reunions

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, October 18, 2014

                  $275 - $350 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 13

                  View calendar: Updated 10/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 10/18/2014
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