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Charming Updated Home 5 Minutes to Downtown & Biltmore Estate

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Last updated: 08/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Asheville house description

Charming and updated home in a centrally located historic asheville neighborhood. Five minute drive from downtown asheville, 3 minute drive from biltmore village and biltmore estate.

Features include sunny and bright rooms, custom kitchen with new stainless appliances, gas range, hardwood floors, gas logs, custom tile bathroom with toto fixtures. Cable tv and wifi.

This wonderful home offers a queen bedroom and a second bedroom with the option of either two twins or a king (converted upon request). The living room has the original stained wood mantle with gas logs for cozy fall and winter nights. There is a deck off of the kitchen that is a wonderful place to eat and relax. Brand new washer and dryer in laundry room downstairs. Half bath on lower level as well. The front yard is level with easy loading and unloading. The home is located in historic kenilworth which is a very walkable centrally located neighborhood. There are two parks nearby including one park just up the street.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


          • Bedroom 1 has Queen bed with new pillowtop mattress. Bedroom 2 has two twins which van be converted to a king upon request....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


          • Custom subway wall tile and classic octagon floor tiles. Toto fixtures....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Eat in kitchen seats 4-6- extra chairs available. Outside deck dining seats 4-6 as well....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Stainless side by side with filtered water, and ice maker....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Eat-in kitchen with custom cabinets and tile countertops....moreless

          • Stove:

            Stainless 5 Burner gas range...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Child's Highchair
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Heating:

            Central Heat pump with back up furnace. Gas logs in fire place add extra warmth and comfort....moreless

          • Living Room:

            Sectional sofa, sitting/reading chair, gas logs...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Brand new...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided



                  • Internet

                  Location & View

                      • Village:

                        3 minutes to Biltmore Estate and Biltmore Village shopping and dining....moreless


                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Golf
                      • Medical Services
                      • Tennis
                      • Kayaking
                      • Cycling
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Hiking
                      • Fishing
                      • Hunting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Rafting
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Churches
                      • Library
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Synagogues
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Restaurants
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Cinemas
                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Shopping
                      • Sledding
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Groceries
                      • Spelunking
                      • Basketball Court


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 20 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Apr 11 - Nov 18, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $150 $175
                      Fri, Sat
                      $900 $3,000
                      Nov 19 - Nov 23, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      Winter Holiday
                      Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $125 $150
                      Fri, Sat
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • One time cleaning fee $75 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 7%


                      **Three night minimum stay when check in is on thur/fri/sat.

                      **Two night minimum stay when checking in on sun/mon/tues/wed.

                      **We will consider last minute bookings or short bookings if calendar does not permit two or three night stay.

                      **There is a lockbox on the front door and the code will be sent to guests upon payment and receipt of contract.

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 08/18/2014
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                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Asheville Regional Airport
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I-40 and I-240
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Wolf Ridge Resort
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Grove Park Inn
                      0.75 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Rezaz and Corner Kitchen

                      Car: Recommended

                      The home is located in the heart of the Kenilworth neighborhood. There is a park diretly across the street with a great play structure, sandbox, basketball court and playing field. There is a larger park 1/2 mile from the home with tennis courts in addition to other features mentioned above.

                      The home is 5 minutes from Downtown Asheville and 3 minutes to the Biltmore Estate and Biltmore Village. We are also 5 minutes from the thriving River Arts District. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a 10 minute drive from the home. There is a Whole Foods 10 minutes away as well as Trader Joes, Earth Fare, French Broad Food Co-op and many more grocery/specialty food stores. The restaurants, breweries, farmers markets and food trucks that make Asheville a foodie's favorite are all within easy reach.

                      The mountains in and around Asheville are home to world class mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing and whitewater destinations.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2001

                      About the owner: Amanda and Jon have lived in Asheville since the early 1990s. They met while students at nearby Warren Wilson College. The live with their three children in Asheville.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The natural light and combination of original 1940s charm and modern updates make this home very special. The neighborhood is ideal for leisure walks and is so close to everything Asheville.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • Kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, fridge with ice maker & filtered water.

                        Kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, fridge with ice maker & filtered water.

                      • Eat-in kitchen with private back deck.

                        Eat-in kitchen with private back deck.

                      • Cozy gas logs

                        Cozy gas logs

                      • Reading nook by fireplace

                        Reading nook by fireplace

                      • Park across the street

                        Park across the street

                      • Eat-in kitchen

                        Eat-in kitchen

                      • Outside dining on deck.

                        Outside dining on deck.

                      • Entranceway from back deck

                        Entranceway from back deck

                      • Queen Bedroom

                        Queen Bedroom

                      • Twin bed configuration bedroom 2 (optional)

                        Twin bed configuration bedroom 2 (optional)

                      • Custom remodeled bathroom

                        Custom remodeled bathroom

                      VRBO #494572

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Friday, August 15, 2014

                      $125 - $175 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 08/18/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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