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Historic Cragsmere Manor - Luxurious Lodging on Brow of Lookout Mtn.

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mentone estate description

Enjoy plentiful space to relax on the brow of Lookout Mountain, just moments from downtown Mentone. Cragsmere has been treasured by tourists and locals alike for decades, and is now the premier accommodation in Mentone. Historic construction with modern furnishings, Cragsmere is the perfect balance of rustic styling and luxury. Large sitting areas, open area between home and brow, with mixture of shady and sunny areas to relax in the clean mountain air. Gazebo directly on brow perfect for enjoying the daily sunset over the valley below.

Inside enjoy a large, full kitchen, modern appliances, satellite television, wireless internet, large dining and sitting areas, and large windows for enjoying great views.

Perfect for practically any group or family, Cragsmere is sure to exceed all of your expectations and become your new home away from home while visiting Mentone.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Estate
  • 4200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom - Downstairs: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom - Downstairs: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom - Downstairs: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom - Upstairs: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • All bathrooms have modern fixtures. Showers are large with intricately laid tile....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    On western brow of Lookout Mountain. Gorgeous sunsets every night!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    AT&T & Verizon service....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large, open spaces overlooking brow....moreless

  • Porch / Veranda
 

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Base Rate
2 night min stay
$350

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Rates may be higher for large groups.


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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

5 minutes from DeSoto Falls (DeSoto State Park). 20 minutes from Little River Canyon National Preserve. 5 minutes from downtown Mentone.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We enjoyed dining at Cragsmere Manna for many years before it was converted to a private residence. When presented with the opportunity to own this historic treasure, we couldn't turn it down! We invite you to enjoy this landmark on your next visit to Mentone.

Why the Owner Chose Mentone:
Cragsmere is known to practically everyone who has visited Mentone over the past few decades. Now, you can make it a memorable part of your next Mentone visit. No other property can match the space, sleeping capacity, history, or gorgeous views that we offer.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Portion of home is a 100+ year old cabin built by a freed slave after the Civil War. Multiple additions were made over the years creating the large property that is now Cragsmere Manor. A guest favorite is the covered gazebo directly on the brow overlooking Wills Valley and miles & miles of beautiful nature.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Large sitting area with piano.

    Large sitting area with piano.

  • Plentiful seating for large groups.

    Plentiful seating for large groups.

  • Very large kitchen--perfect for large groups!

    Very large kitchen--perfect for large groups!

  • Dining room in central, 100+ year old cabin portion of home.

    Dining room in central, 100+ year old cabin portion of home.

  • Bedroom with large windows and mountain view.

    Bedroom with large windows and mountain view.

  • Cragsmere on right, mountain brow gazebo on left in background.

    Cragsmere on right, mountain brow gazebo on left in background.

  • Gorgeous sunsets every day, as we are on the western brow of Lookout Mountain.

    Gorgeous sunsets every day, as we are on the western brow of Lookout Mountain.

  • Large sitting area with brow views.

    Large sitting area with brow views.

  • Large refrigerator and satellite (Dish) television in kitchen.

    Large refrigerator and satellite (Dish) television in kitchen.

  • 100+ year old fireplace.

    100+ year old fireplace.

  • Views in every bedroom!

    Views in every bedroom!

  • Gazebo directly on brow.

    Gazebo directly on brow.

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    16
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Estate
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/20/2015
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Mentone #442119

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