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Lakefront Cottage Vacation Rental on the Beautiful Tennessee River

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Spectacular view of Half Moon Island and the Tennessee River from the home.

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Last updated: 07/17/2013

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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Brigadoon cottage description

Beautiful cottage on one of the widest and most scenic sections of the Tennessee River/Watts Bar Lake near Rockwood, TN about 12 miles off Interstate 40. The community is gated and great for biking and walking due to the lack of traffic. Our cottage due to its location on a point has views of the lake and river from every window. The back yard has a gentle slope down to a private dock (swimming, fishing and boating) and just a short walk to the nearby private community beach with volley ball and shuffle board. There extensive wildlife including Bald Eagles, Canadian Geese, Osprey, deer and even a bear was seen swimming in the river this summer. The community has nearby shopping (Wal-mart, etc.) and there is a bowling alley, drive-in theater and skating rink nearby. Also, there are numerous Wilderness areas and State parks nearby with waterfalls, hiking and other activities. The town of Crossville is nearby with more extensive shopping and numerous golf courses.
There are 6 marinas nearby with restaurants, boat rentals, etc. Also, there are numerous islands nearby to explore by boat including the very popular gathering spot of 'Sand Island.'

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Full bath with Shower-tub combo. TV, DVD player....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Full bath w/shower. TV....moreless

  • Bedroom 1-Master: 1 queen

    HDTV, DVD player, full bath with shower and whirlpool tub....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    ...moreless

  • All bedrooms have private, full baths.

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Four DVD players....moreless

  • Games:

    Sand Volley Ball and Shuffle Board at Community Beach. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    2 Direct TV boxes with HDTV and movie channels....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Yes. Can play music channels from Direct TV....moreless

  • Television:

    There are 6 TV's, 4 are HDTV. Direct TV with movie channels. Multiple DVD players and a DVD library. ...moreless

  • Video Games:

    A few games and a PS3....moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD library....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shuffleboard
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Directly on a very wide section of the Tennessee River/Watts Bar Lake with incredible, panoramic views. There is a gentle slope right down to the dock and water. The community beach is a few yds away....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Tennessee River/Watts Bar Lake....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table seats 4. Also table for 4 on the porch....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Cell phone booster though Verizon works the best....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    Private dock and marinas nearby do rent pontoon boats. The nearby campground has a boat ramp for a small fee....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Screened porch, Patio and large Fire Pit....moreless

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 15 - Sep 15
5 night min stay
$500
OFF Season
Sep 16 - May 14
3 night min stay
$375 $375
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$200 deposit when reservation is made. Full payment must be received at least 10 days prior to arrival.


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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Knoxville
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Multiple marinas with bars on the river nearby.
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
Rockwood
2.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 27
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Rockwood
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Neighborhood beach adjoins the property.

Car: Necessary

The property is in an upscale, gated community on the Tennessee River with small mountains nearby. The community is approximately 12 miles off interstate 40 near Rockwood, TN and is an easy drive. The river is extremely wide and scenic in this section. My property looks directly out at a large undeveloped island and there are numerous islands in this section of the river to explore including the popular 'Sand Island.' Numerous State Parks and Wilderness areas are nearby for hiking and exploring. Crossville, TN is approximately 30 minutes away with good shopping and numerous golf courses. There is a nearby Drive-in Theater, bowling alley and Roller Skating. There is a Wal-Mart in Rockwood and a new Hospital just opened in the area as well. There are 6 marinas within 5-6 miles by water and most have Restaurants and boat rentals. Some offer live music on weekends as well.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: Like all of the owners in this community we live nearby and to virtually all of us this is a second home which we rent. It means renters get a great place more like there home than a 'rental property.'

Why Brigadoon:
We had been vacationing on Watts Bar Lake since 1996 and finally found a property we liked enough to buy and build on.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Less than hour from our residence so we can use the place often. Due to relatively mild climate we can use it all year round.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Spectacular view of Half Moon Island and the Tennessee River from the home.

    Spectacular view of Half Moon Island and the Tennessee River from the home.

  • Rear View of the Cottage.

    Rear View of the Cottage.

  • Private Community Beach with Cabana, Volley Ball and Shuffle Board.

    Private Community Beach with Cabana, Volley Ball and Shuffle Board.

  • Master Bedroom with full bath including shower and whirlpool tub.

    Master Bedroom with full bath including shower and whirlpool tub.

  • Bedroom 2 with queen bed with full bath (shower-tub combo).

    Bedroom 2 with queen bed with full bath (shower-tub combo).

  • Den with wood fireplace, HDTV and fantastic views.

    Den with wood fireplace, HDTV and fantastic views.

  • Kitchen with adjacent laundry room (full size washer and dryer).

    Kitchen with adjacent laundry room (full size washer and dryer).

  • Screen porch with TV and Hot Tub.

    Screen porch with TV and Hot Tub.

  • Sand Island is a great place to play water volley ball or just people watch

    Sand Island is a great place to play water volley ball or just people watch

  • Geese and other birds are abundant on Watts Bar Lake.

    Geese and other birds are abundant on Watts Bar Lake.

  • We spotted a bear crossing the river this summer.

    We spotted a bear crossing the river this summer.

  • Beautiful Watts Bar Sunrise from the Cottage.

    Beautiful Watts Bar Sunrise from the Cottage.

  • A great place just to relax or enjoy the outdoors, you choose.

    A great place just to relax or enjoy the outdoors, you choose.

  • Side view.

    Side view.

  • Beach Volley Ball.

    Beach Volley Ball.

  • Wake up to a great view of the lake from any bedroom.

    Wake up to a great view of the lake from any bedroom.

  • Bedroom 3 (queen bed, sleeper couch and full bath with shower)

    Bedroom 3 (queen bed, sleeper couch and full bath with shower)

  • Den with wood fireplace and spectacular lake views.

    Den with wood fireplace and spectacular lake views.

  • Loft with HDTV, Direct TV and PS3.

    Loft with HDTV, Direct TV and PS3.

  • Screen porch with HDTV and hot tub.

    Screen porch with HDTV and hot tub.

  • Bald Eagle spotted on our community beach.

    Bald Eagle spotted on our community beach.

  • Shuffle Board at the Community Beach.

    Shuffle Board at the Community Beach.

  • Gated Entrance to the Community.

    Gated Entrance to the Community.

  • Beautiful Watts Bar Sunset.

    Beautiful Watts Bar Sunset.

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Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 07/17/2013
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