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Gorgeous Mountain Home by a Roaring Creek

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Large living area with open design and floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Last updated: 03/10/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Burnsville house description

Cattail Creek is a long-time favorite among vacationers, prized for the magnificent beauty of the creek that runs throughout the mountain. Cattail Creek is located in Yancey County, the highest elevation in North Carolina and enjoys average temperatures in the mid-80s in the summer and lows in the 50s. Our mountain home has three bedrooms and can sleep six comfortably, seven in a trundle bed. All rooms are creekside, and downstairs has floor-to-ceiling windows which offer expansive views of the creek. There are many vistas from which to enjoy the creek including a private overlook, with views of a waterfall. Above the house is a private picnic area with a stone grill, picnic table, and fire ring. Our home is very comfortable and beautifully decorated with indigenous art and furnishings.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • A private picnic area behind the house includes a large stone BBQ grill, a picnic table, and a stone fire ring with log seats....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Over 200 channels...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) One large screen TV and one TV upstairs....moreless

Attractions

  • Live Theater

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air and heat...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating:

    Central air and heat...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell service is poor in Cattail but I have a landline with free long distance....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Bring your laptop!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig single cup coffee-maker, and traditional coffee-maker....moreless

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

    Brand new Kitchen-aid Stainless appliances. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 6.75%

Notes:

Shalom is a non-smoking property. Pets are generally not allowed but may be considered if the pet is small and well-behaved. A $75 pet fee will be assessed.


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Location

Yancey County has more artisans per capita than any other county in the US. Burnsville is home to the renowned arts and crafts school, Penland. Festivals abound throughout the season and include Bele Chere Festival in Asheville, (the largest outdoor festival in the Southeast), the Arts and Crafts Fair in Burnsville, August 5-6, 2012, and the Carolina Literary Festival in Burnsville, September 5-7, 2012. Gem mining is a favorite among kids, as well as an old fashion movie theatre with old fashioned prices: Only $5.00 for current films!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: I live in Tallahassee, Florida where I work with homeless veterans.

Why the Owner Chose Burnsville:
Although the house was built in 1990, it is the site of a former cabin owned by my parents, and grandparent's before them. Every summer beginning in the late 50's, we would spend a memorable summer in Cattail by our beloved mountain creek. My father and both grandfathers were Methodist ministers, and considered this place 'holy ground.' My father named the house 'Shalom', which means peace.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Renters tell me that our house feels more like a home than a rental. I have a large library of books which you are welcome to borrow. The creek is an outdoor playground for kids and you will never tire of the sound of a waterfall lulling you to sleep at night. Above the house is a private picnic area with a stone grill, table, and fire ring. Trout fishing, tubing, campfires, and hiking are all available on the property, but the location is ideally situated for day trips to Mt. Mitchell, Grandfather's Mountain, whitewater rafting, the Biltmore House in Asheville, etc, all under an hour from the house.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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  • Private picnic area above the house for cookouts and campfires.

    Private picnic area above the house for cookouts and campfires.

VRBO #429158

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Date last modified - Wednesday, March 25, 2015

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  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    10
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/10/2015
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Burnsville #429158

3 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 7

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