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Lake Front Villa Surrounded by Mountains (50-B)

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Last updated: 05/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Lakefront Mountain Villa!

A serene piece of heaven on Earth.
Lakefront setting with full screened porch 20 feet from the shore of small lake ringed by majestic mountains. Immaculate one bedroom one bath villa in the Western North Carolina town of Franklin. Fully furnished villa in safe established golf club community with all paved roads and gated entrance.
The comunity is Mill Creek Country Club.

Very quiet community and peaceful setting,makes this the ideal retreat to escape the world's hassles to relax, unwind, recharge or live the easy life.

This area is known as the 'gem capital' of the United States. Come try your hand at finding rubies, sapphires and other precious stones. After you have finshed panning for stones, shop the many antique stores in the area to find that old treasure.

Take your folding chair to the town square every Saturday evening to enjoy good mountain music. Take a ride from Franklin to Highlands and walk behind the enormous waterfall at Dry Falls. Try your hand at trout fishing. Rent your bike and ride along The Greenway on The Little Tennessee River. Hike the many trails nearby.

After such a busy day, come home to your well appointed villa and relax on the cool and quiet screen porch. Very quiet area. Listen to nature instead of the busy city life.
Please note that there is no hard line telephone service at this rental unit. The only cell phone service that works well is through Verizon. All service with other carriers is spotty from this unit. If you are staying for a prolonged period of time, you may need to purchase a 'pay as you go phone' with Verizon service.


Keywords: Lakefront, quiet, serene, mountain views, golf course, tennis courts, gated, modern, clean, updated furnishings, cable TV, high speed internet, very scenic.
*Completely remodeled & updated November 2013

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Renters must be 25...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Watch fish, turtles, beavers, geese and numerous wildlife from the privacy and comfort of your screened in porch...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Bedroon TV has DVD player built in...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Watch all your favorite TV shows with numerous channel choices...moreless

  • Television:

    39 inch Flat Screen in Great Room Small TV in Bedroom...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course View:

    Enjoy seeing the green across the lake. Beautiful, manicured gold course. Walk the paved cart path early in the morning or late in the evening. ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Enjoy sitting on your screen porch less than 20 feet from the lake's edge. Villa sits up high so you can look right down onto the lake. Enjoy cool breezes....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Enjoy the mountain view as you look across the lake....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Electric Fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    NO land line phone available Verizon cell phones work fine Other cell phone providers service is spotty ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Bring your computer so that you can stay connected while relaxing!...moreless

Kitchen

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

    Everything you need to fix that wonderful meal....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo:

    Watch all the fish, turtles, ducks and geese. This is like a wildlife preserve...moreless

  • Golf
  • Tennis
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$95
$525 $1,200
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$95
$600 $1,300
Fall
Oct 1 - Dec 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$100
$625 $1,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9.75%

Notes:

Payments accepted: Cash, Check, CHarge Cards

$200.00 Deposit required at time of reservation.

Remaining balance due two weeks prior to arrival.


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Last updated: 05/14/2015
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Location

Gem Mining

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: We purchased this villa as a vacation get-a-way and loved the arta so much that we have now purchased a permanent home in the area so that we can enjoy all the amenities that Franklin has to offer on a full time basis.

Why the Owner Chose Franklin:
Beautiful mountains abound, extremely low crime rate, the many outdoor activities available and great locally owned restaurants

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
We love the cool mountain air, sitting 20 ft. from the lake on the screened porch and watching the turtles, fish and the geese.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Mint Lake

    Mint Lake

  • Looking at the lake from the screened porch.  So peaceful

    Looking at the lake from the screened porch. So peaceful

  • Looking into the Villa from the Kitchen

    Looking into the Villa from the Kitchen

  • Electric Fireplace & 39 inch TV

    Electric Fireplace & 39 inch TV

  • Leather Sofa

    Leather Sofa

  • Bedroom Wall & Dresser

    Bedroom Wall & Dresser

  • Kitchen counter and Table

    Kitchen counter and Table

  • Looking out the sliding glass doors at the lake

    Looking out the sliding glass doors at the lake

  • Back of Villa overlooking Lake

    Back of Villa overlooking Lake

  • Gazebo on Mint Lake

    Gazebo on Mint Lake

  • Golf Course

    Golf Course

  • Looking at the town of Franklin from rock tower on Wayah Bald Mountain top

    Looking at the town of Franklin from rock tower on Wayah Bald Mountain top

  • Fall Colors in the Mountains

    Fall Colors in the Mountains

  • Villa Entrance

    Villa Entrance

  • The Lake from the Screened Porch

    The Lake from the Screened Porch

  • Antique Hutch and framed Fossil Fish

    Antique Hutch and framed Fossil Fish

  • Kingsize Iron Bed

    Kingsize Iron Bed

  • The Kitchen area

    The Kitchen area

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • The front of Villa

    The front of Villa

  • Dry Falls - Public area about 10 miles from our Villa

    Dry Falls - Public area about 10 miles from our Villa

  • Mint Lake

    Mint Lake

  • Gazebo on Mint Lake

    Gazebo on Mint Lake

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 05/14/2015
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