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This private home is fully stocked with a large kitchen, separate dining room which seats 4, a living room with a large T.V., DVD player & many DVD's to choose from. It has a nice screened in porch with a table & 4-chairs. The home also has a gas BBQ & outdoor fire-pit. Bedroom #1: Full size antique 4-post bed. Bedroom #2: Two twin beds, one twin bed is an extra-long, antique sleigh bed. All bedding and bath linens are supplied. The home also has a washer/dryer.
'Mountain Jewel' is in very close proximity to: Lake Chatuge, Lake Hiawasse & Lake Nottley. There is an abundance of terrific fishing rivers and streams for the fishing enthusiast. The Ocoee & Nantahala river are within close distance for kayaking, with classified rapids on both rivers. Hiking on the A.T. ( Appalachian Trail) is another rewarding adventure for those who love to hike.
The area also has many waterfalls, wineries & festivals: Helton Falls, Desoto Falls, Wolf Creek Falls. Crane Creek Vineyard ( 5-6 miles from the home), Calaboose Cellars , Valley River Winery, Cherokee Cellars (8 miles from the rental). Attend the Scottish Highland Festival in Blairsville, Georgia (approx. 12 miles from the home) or enjoy the celebration in Brasstown, North Carolina each New Years Eve.
'Mountain Jewel' is minutes from golfing, mountain biking, hiking, fishing, boating, & kayaking. The home is located approximately 12 miles from Blairsville, Georgia, 10 miles from Murphy, North Carolina & 4 miles from John C. Campbell Folk School.
Blue Ridge Railway- 45 min. Great Smoky Mountain Railway- 1 hr. Bryson City, N.C.- 1 hr. Hiawassee, Ga.- 30 min. Hayseville, N.C.- 20 min. Murphy, N.C.- 15 min. Brasstown Bald, Ga.- 50 min. Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge, Tn.- 2 1/2 hrs. Chattanooga, Tn.- 2 hrs. Helen, Ga.- 1 hr. Clayton, Ga.- 1 hr.
The Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina have acclaimed and breathtaking Fall foliage. Don't miss our beautiful Fall in late October, perfect for photography, attending the John C. Campbell Folk Festival or just relaxing with the cooler temperatures.
10% discount for Military, Folk School students & returning guests. please call for this discount. Personal Checks are approved but must be paid 30 days prior to check-in & they must be made out for the full amount.
We offer two options for our renters: A $59 Property Damage Insurance...OR a $200 Damage Deposit which is refundable...please read our entire listing for your own information. Due to transactions fees being charged to us when you use the 'book it' button, we must deduct that amount from your refund if you should cancel.
If your pet is considered & accepted, there will be a non- refundable pet deposit of $25 per dog. If you bring a pet & haven't disclaimed it, along with not having paid for your pet deposit, we will keep your security deposit. We would like any pet to be considered, crated while you are away from the rental, left on the screened in porch which has a doggie door leading outdoors, or placed in the fenced in yard. Please handle your animal while renting our home. Please pick up your dogs feces upon departure, a shovel is located by the garbage cans for your convenience. 2-DOG MAXIMUM, NO CATS....moreless
Smoking allowed ONLY: On our screened in porch or open decking with all exterior doors closed beforehand. Please dispose of your cigarette butts in a proper disposal, do not leave cigarette butts on our property....moreless
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bedroom 1: 1 double
Antique 4-post bed, 2 night tables, rocking chair & dresser...moreless
Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single
One twin is an extra-long, antique sleigh bed, night table...moreless
Bedroom #1: 4-post antique standard bed, closet with hangers, 2 nightstands with reading lamps, mirror, artwork, rocking chair
Bedroom #2: Two twin beds, a night table, bookshelf, small childs table, beautiful artwork.
A window in the bathroom for plenty of light, vanity with under-counter storage, medicine cabinet....moreless
'Mountain Jewel' is located within minutes of the John C. Campbell Folk School.
It is located within close proximity to Young Harris College & Brasstown Valley Spa. It is approximately 25 miles from Nantahala gorge for white water rafting, kayaking or hiking of the A.T....moreless
A nice library of good books for your reading entertainment....moreless
We have some very good board games, along with cards for your enjoyment....moreless
Satellite / Cable:
130+ channels on satellite plus local & radio...moreless
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Fees and Rental Conditions:
Property Damage Protection$59
Renter Options: $59 for Property Damage Insurance...OR a $200 REFUNDABLE Damage deposit.
Cleaning Fee: $65 --Pet Dep: $25 for 1 dog, an additional $25 for 2nd dog, NON-refundable. All refunds are based on condition of property at time of cleaning & inventory of our household belongings.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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About the owner: We are the Anderson's, Rick & Kathi. We reside in Andrews, North Carolina. We both love the outdoors, hiking or driving the many back roads of the Appalachians. Kathi is a fiber artist who enjoys spinning wool, weaving & knitting. Rick is a wood-worker who enjoys having his hands busy with any type of wood-working, home renovations are his specialty.
Why the Owner Chose Brasstown: The Appalachian mountains have been home to our ancestors since the early 1700's. Stars aligned for us, the mountains called, and we arrived! There is no better place on earth to live than here, in the mountains of North Carolina. This area has everything you could possibly want: Folk school, artists, fishing, kayaking, white water rafting, golfing, hiking of the A.T., antique stores, concerts, festivals, wineries, waterfalls & fine dining.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: 'Mountain Jewel' is a private home but it's not remote. It lies in the heart of the Appalachians & the Brasstown Carvers. It is a darling home in the woods, with an abundance of wildlife (deer, turkey, Pileated woodpeckers....enjoyed from our kitchen window!). The home is very peaceful & our property is quiet Bring the kids, bring yourself, come & rejuvenate!