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Lake House with Guesthouse - Booking Now for 2016 Rentals

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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Large Lakefront Timber Frame House and Guesthouse in Beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ We have expanded, adding a guesthouse. Now sleeps 18 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
(Note that for tax reasons we are limited to 14 days of rental per year and are now
booked for 2015. Only enquiries for January 2016 or beyond will now be considered.
We appreciate your interest.)
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You and your extended family will enjoy the beauty of the surrounding mountains and lakefront living in this newly constructed timber frame home with guesthouse.

Lake Adger consists of several small private communities fitting carefully into the natural landscape on 3200 acres surrounding the 438-acre Lake Adger with its 14.5 miles of natural shoreline.

We are located on the north side of Lake Adger on a lakefront lot with almost 300 feet of shoreline. A large dock with a kayak and utility box (storage for life jackets, water toys and accessories) provides ample room to set up chairs and enjoy the serenity of the lake. Lake Adger, a deep water lake, has restricted access, such that jet skis and waterskiing are not allowed. Boats are restricted to 80 horsepower for pontoon boats and 60 horsepower on other boats. Other than that, enjoy the lake by canoeing, kayaking, swimming and fishing.

Our timber frame home was just completed in August 2013. Since then, we have been working on making our home, “Rilwoods,” something that our entire extended family can enjoy together, but we also want to share it with our friends. Our focus has been to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We have furnished it with eclectic furnishings, yet ensured that you have top of the line appliances, comfy beds, all the amenities of home, and items to entertain you. Our emphasis has been on bringing the indoors out and the outdoors in, thus the two levels of expansive decking, windows galore, covered eating area, gas grill and space to spread out! And that doesn’t even cover the spectacular views of the lake from virtually every room! We want to make Rilwoods your home away from home.

A large entrance hall opens into the main living area of our home. Gaze upwards to the vaulted ceiling in the expansive and well equipped kitchen and dining area that makes meal time easy to prepare and clean up. The main hall opens up into the family room with a stone fireplace and loft. Enjoy some quiet time in the loft (fold-out couch with a new mattress!) reading a book or playing games. Toys, puzzles and books for the younger kids are upstairs. The family room has a 60 inch surround sound HiDef TV with DIRECTV access and sliding doors lead right outside to the second level deck. Covered eating porch and gas grill are located just outside the dining room. On the main level, you will find the master suite with queen bed, cathedral ceiling, sliding doors to the upper level deck, spacious shower and bathroom and large closet. And just off the front entrance of the house to the left is a powder room and large utility room with washer and dryer.

The lower level has another full family sitting area and two bedrooms and bath. The “Blue Bedroom” with a queen bed, has French doors onto the lower level deck, walk-in closet and sliding door into the lower level bathroom. The back bedroom/office has a bunk bed and office equipment. Inflatable beds are also available as needed.

The guesthouse has a master bedroom, a bunk area with double/single bunk beds and a kitchenette and sitting area that includes a futon couch that opens to a double-size bed.

There is ample parking for at least five vehicles, easy unloading and loading of suitcases and such upon arrival and departure and a walkway to access the dock and lake.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Toys, CDs, games provided, including water toys for lake play. Two kids life jackets as well as adult life jackets provided. May not fit all children so please use caution....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 18-20

  • Master Bedroom - Main Floor with Lake View: 1 queen

    Cathedral ceiling, doors to deck, spacious en suite...moreless

  • Blue Bedroom - Lake View: 1 queen

    Jac+Jill bath, French doors to deck, walk-in closet ...moreless

  • Bunk Beds & Office: 2 bunk bed

    Set of bunks leave lots of space for desk, printer, etc. ...moreless

  • The Loft : 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Double bed-size fold-out couch, new mattress and what a view...moreless

  • Main house, lower level or elsewhere: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Double and single inflatable beds are available as needed ...moreless

  • Guest House Master: 1 queen

    With bunk area, privacy for a family of 5 or more...moreless

  • Guest House Loft: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Bunk beds with double lower and single upper...moreless

  • Guesthouse main floor: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Double bed-size futon ideal for kids in sleeping bags ...moreless

  • Our focus has been to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We have furnished the lakehouse and guesthouse to provide comfy beds and plenty of room to accommodate large family gatherings....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bathroom : toilet, shower

    En suite with large shower (double shower head, bench)...moreless

  • Lower Level Bath : toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full bath in lower level...moreless

  • Powder Room: toilet

    Off main level hallway...moreless

  • Guest House Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full bath serving guest house...moreless

  • Spacious ensuite with the master, full bath on lower level, powder room on main floor and full bath and shower in the guest house. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Paperbacks for kids and adults. Feel free to exchange for equal value if you haven't finished!...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Air hockey game in lower great room....moreless

  • Games:

    Scrabble, Cribbage, Mancala, Crokinole, Apples to Apples, card decks, and more...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    HD DirecTV including a number of optional stations. Also Roku box operating off your mobile hot spot....moreless

  • Stereo:

    DVD player and auxiliary connection for your devices...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large table and 10 chairs plus two stools at kitchen counter and a "kids table" and chairs available from loft. Also small table and chairs in guest house....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Not available to guests without special arrangements....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Verizon 4G LTE MiFi device provides wireless LAN function. NOT unlimited bandwidth for videos, etc. but good general coverage....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Great Rooms on two levels access upper and lower decks and provide great views of the lake....moreless

  • Parking:

    5 cars or more....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Please bring your own beach towels if swimming in the lake....moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 12+ in main house plus 6 in the guesthouse. Note also we provide blender, food processor, coffee maker, crock-pot, popcorn makers, electric kettle, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Very quiet...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Spacious gourmet kitchen with granite counters, additional work area with 2nd sink, counter seating for 2 and a view of the lake!...moreless

  • Microwave:

    In main house and guesthouse....moreless

  • Oven:

    With convection...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    We have stocked a number of items but ask us if you have questions....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Side by side with ice maker, filtered water, etc....moreless

  • Stove:

    Propane gas cooktop in main house, two burner electric cooktop in guesthouse....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Full house-length decks on both levels provide outdoor, lake-view living plus covered front and side porches. Side porch has grill, table, chairs and still more lake view....moreless

  • Golf:

    Available nearby ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 person kayak with paddles and adult and children life jackets....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Front and side porches....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    2.35 acres and ~300 feet of water front plus dock, kayak, water toys, etc....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large new Weber grill on central propane line with sear station and side burner....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Kayak, water toys...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
January 2016
Jan 7 - Jan 31, 2016
6 night min stay
$295 $325
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,900

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $200 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Fall 2016
Sep 15 - Nov 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$475 $495
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,895

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $414 Nightly


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
$475
$2,895

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $414 Nightly


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning $195
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The guesthouse will generally be made available only on rentals with more than 8 guests. Note that there is a per guest/per night charge for each guest in excess of 6. If the guest house is required with 8 or fewer total guests, additional charge will apply.

Pets must be house broken. Evidence to the contrary will result in a $250 additional cleaning charge. We don't what to prohibit pets but please do not allow your pet to soil our home.

We will consider requests for rentals of less than 6 days depending on circumstances.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Location

Car: Necessary

White water rafting, tubing, Chimney Rock for hiking, kayaking, swimming, excellent fishing lake

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Janet and Nick grew up vacationing at family lake houses. When they took up with each other in the mid-70s, the enjoyment of time on the lake was one of many things they had in common. Not surprising then that they have always wanted to find a way to continue this tradition for their family and friends. With this in mind they purchased property here on Lake Adger and had this house and guest house constructed.

Why the Owner Chose Lake Adger:
Large house and guest house provide plenty of room for an extended family while this pristine lake in the Blue Ridge Mountains is exceptionally quiet with fewer houses and limits on boat traffic. Location is excellent, approximately 35 miles from Asheville, NC and Spartanburg, SC and 90 minutes from Charlotte.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Enjoy the beauty of the surrounding mountains AND lakefront living in this timber frame home and guest house with spectacular views of the lake from virtually every room. Lake Adger consists of several small private communities fitting carefully into the natural landscape on 3200 acres surrounding the 438-acre Lake Adger with its 14.5 miles of natural shoreline.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Our lake house

    Our lake house

  • Trail down to the dock

    Trail down to the dock

  • Deck doors to master bedroom.

    Deck doors to master bedroom.

  • Lower-level deck and views!

    Lower-level deck and views!

  • Dining area & door to side porch (table leaves and additional chairs not shown)

    Dining area & door to side porch (table leaves and additional chairs not shown)

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • View from kitchen to great room

    View from kitchen to great room

  • Great room with dining room beyond and beautiful lake views!

    Great room with dining room beyond and beautiful lake views!

  • Loft view of lake!

    Loft view of lake!

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Lower-level (Blue) bedroom

    Lower-level (Blue) bedroom

  • Lower-level bunk room with office space.

    Lower-level bunk room with office space.

  • Closer view of lake-side

    Closer view of lake-side

  • Dock with 2-person kayak, swim-ladder & deck box for life jackets & water toys

    Dock with 2-person kayak, swim-ladder & deck box for life jackets & water toys

  • Upper-level deck with gorgeous lake views!

    Upper-level deck with gorgeous lake views!

  • Side porch, just off dining area and kitchen

    Side porch, just off dining area and kitchen

  • Looking into kitchen

    Looking into kitchen

  • View of kitchen, entry hall and stairs to loft

    View of kitchen, entry hall and stairs to loft

  • Great room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace!

    Great room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace!

  • Looking down on the Great room from the loft.

    Looking down on the Great room from the loft.

  • Loft with fold-out couch and kids' toys!

    Loft with fold-out couch and kids' toys!

  • Master bath with walk-in shower.

    Master bath with walk-in shower.

  • Lower-level doors to the deck and views of the lake.

    Lower-level doors to the deck and views of the lake.

  • Laundry room.

    Laundry room.

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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, french, spanish
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