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5,000 sq ft 6 BR, 5 1/2 Bath Frank Lloyd Wright style home with Zen garden entry

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Last updated: 08/10/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our 5 STAR renter reviews say it all! This spectacular 5000 sq ft, 6 BR, 5 1/2 bath, home is located at the top of the prestigious Hound Ears Country Club gated community. The amazing long range views go all the way to Tennessee and West Virginia,and change with the weather and the seasons. Designed by a prominent architect in the Frank Lloyd Wright vernacular, it is a unique home like no other in North Carolina.

The house can sleep 14 and features 6 Bedrooms. The Master and the 'Zen' bedroom each have King sized beds. The 'kid's' room has two twin beds and the other 3 bedrooms have Queen sized Beds. There are also 2 Queen size pull out couches, one in the living room and one in the downstairs
game room.

The main floor features a huge living room with spectacular views, a gas fireplace and 55' HD LED TV. There is a XBOX 360 with Kinnect for family fun. The gourmet kitchen is fully equipped. The dining room seats 8 and there is a table for four in the breakfast area for a total seating of 12. There is also a guest bedroom on this floor with a full bath/powder room with double sink.

The huge Master Suite is in it's own seperate wing connected by an enclosed sky bridge to the main house which provides maximum privacy. It is on 3 levels. The upper level features a huge Master Bedroom with king sized bed, a gas fireplace and a 42' LED HD TV with DVD player. It also has a convenient half bath, a seperate seating area, and a home office on this level . The center level has seperate His and Her's full baths ,and dressing room. Her's includes a bidet and a jacuzzi tub. The huge dressing room features a built in lighted make-up table, 12 drawer dressers, and a large walk-in closet. The bottom level features a private Master Guest room with queen size bed and direct access to the bathrooms without disturbing the main Master Bedroom. Perfect for keeping younger children close to their parents. NOTE! This is the 6th bedroom in the house, but it is accessed only through the main Master Bedroom so it is great for keeping your own kids close by but infringes on your privacy in the Master Bedroom if other adults use it.

The lower level of the main house features a large guest 'Zen' bedroom, a full bath, and a seperate bedroom with 2 twin beds. In addition,the additional 'Jetson' suite has a private bedroom with it's own bath and entry.

There is a family/play room with a queen pull out couch, 42' LED HD TV, DVD player, Play Station 2, Wii game, and a stereo.

There is also an enclosed laundry room with full sized washer and dryer.

The house was completely renovated in 2011. It included new furniture, new wood floors, and new flat screen HD TV's with dvd players in the LR, Playroom and all bedrooms. The kitchen utensils and accessories are all new. There are dishes and silverware for 14 guests. The linens and towels are top of the line. Everything has been done at an 'Owner' quality level, not as a rental.

As you can see by our rave 5 star reviews, for the last 5 years, everyone who has stayed here has had a great time and given us a 5 star rating. We hope you'll come too.

Share your stay with friends or family, with 6 bedrooms there's plenty of room and you'll have a million dollar house for the price of a Motel 8!



WINTER WARNING:
The North Carolina mountains are prone to snow and icy conditions during the winter months. The house is at an elevation of 3400 feet. A 4 WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE AND/OR CHAINS ARE REQUIRED DURING THE WINTER MONTHS. THE HOUND EAR'S ROADS AND THE DRIVEWAY ARE TOO STEEP AND SLIPPERY FOR 2 WHEEL DRIVE DURING HEAVY SNOW AND ICE STORMS.





























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Property Type

  • House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minmum age is 25 unless accompianed by PARENTS!...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    All children and guests under 25 must be accompanied by their PARENTS!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    ABSOLUTELY No pets allowed!...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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  • 'Kids: Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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  • 'Jetson' Suite: 1 queen

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  • Convertible bed(s): 2 queen

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  • Large 'Zen' bedroom: 1 king

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  • Guest Bedroom, main floor: 1 queen

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  • Master Suite downstairs Guest Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • King size beds (2) King beds located in Master Bedroom and downstairs 'Zen' Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (3) Queen beds located in upstairs guest bedroom, downstairs 'Jetson Suite' and private Master guest bedroom. Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 Twin Beds in one room, 1 Booster seat 1 Gate for stairs Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) comfortable queen sized pull-out beds in Living room and downstairs Game room...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bathroom HIS: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double Sink Vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Master Bathroom-HERS: toilet, tub, jetted tub, bidet

    Lighted Make up table in hugh dressing room...moreless

  • Master 1/2 Bath: toilet

    This 1/2 bath is in the master bedroom on the top floor...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Large Library of books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games:

    Misc board games...moreless

  • Music Library:

    CD's BOSE IPhone, IPod dock and Bose CD player....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Flat screen TV 's in all bedrooms, Living room, and Game room 6 DVD Players...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Bose IPod Player Bose CD player...moreless

  • Television:

    (8) ALL FLAT SCREENS...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    XBOX 360 with Kinnect In Living Room PlayStation 2 in Playroom WII in Playroom...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Games for WII, Xbox 360 with Kinnect , and PlayStation 2...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Many Misc Movies...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Spectacular Long range views to West Virginia and Tennessee from every room in the house and decks....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    House has central a/c except for the Living room and 'Jetson Suite'. These rooms have great ventilation and remain cool most of the time. In addition, there are 2 portable a/c/heater units in the living room/dining room area and a portable a/c unit in the 'Jetson Suite', so the whole house is air conditioned....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New Dryer as of 3/12...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Carport for one car...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    2 gas fireplaces in Master Bedroom and Living Room...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2) Gas fireplaces in the Living Room and Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone:

    good service...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Room for 1 car in carport and a maximum of additional 3 cars in the driveway. NO on-street parking allowed, cars will be towed! Any extra cars must be parked at the Clubhouse lot ....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Telephones in every room...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size washer and new dryer in seperate Laundry room...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    We have WiFi....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All new cooking untensils, dishes and silverware as of 11/11...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 12...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equiped for up to 12 people....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    'Crow's' nest balcony off of living room with breathtaking views. Limited to 4 adults at a time....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large outdoor deck off of dining room with spectacular views with table and chairs for 6, 2 lounge chairs, and 4 additional chairs.Private lower level seperate deck accessed by Master Bedroom and 'Zen' Bedroom has a swing with great views...moreless

  • Golf:

    Many public golf courses close to the house....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Large selection of guided kayak and paddle board trips.close by...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    House is surrounded by trees and gardens....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas 'infrared' Grill...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Both Sugar Mountain and Beech mountain are close by for great skiing....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Great swimming pool at the City of Blowing Rock park 10 minutes from house....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Jucuzzi tub In 'Hers' master bath...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Holidays
Sep 16 - Sep 28, 2016
3 night min stay
$600
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$495
$2,970

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • cleaning above 10 guests $175

Notes:

A damage deposit of $250 on a credit card is required.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charlotte, NC
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Boone Country Club
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Blue Ridge Parkway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Gamekeeper
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
Sugar Mountain

Car: Necessary

Zip lining, the newest craze is available within 15 minutes of the home. We're close to both major ski mountains, Sugar Mountain and Beech Mountain,a and to family friendly Appalaction ski mountain . Snow Tubing Parks are available nearby. Also , the world famous 'Tweetsie Railroad' amusement park is only 15 minutes away! Your kids will LOVE it.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We bought this home even though we were not really ready to buy. It was that spectacular! We're from Miami and getting away from the heat and humidity is in the summer is a must. I've been vacationing in the area all my life and wanted to get something that we could spend a lot of time in someday. This house is it. We refurbished/redecorated the entire house. This was done with top of the line furniture and accessories for our use, not cheaply done as a rental property.I know you'll enjoy this house as much as we do.

Why the Owner Chose Hound Ears Club (Brushy Fork, NC, USA):
This location has the best of all worlds. It's in the beautiful, secure, gated Hound Ears County Club. It is 5 miles from the charm of Blowing Rock and 5 miles to Boone, a great little college town with all the services you need for comfortable living. Only a 2 hour drive on 4 lane highways from the Charlotte, NC. international airport, it's easy to get to from anywhere in the country. It's just minutes away from two of North Carolina's best ski resorts, Sugar Mountain, and Beech Mountain, as well as Appalachian Mountain. For the kids, there's snow skiing, zip lining, snow and river tubing whitewater rafting and the famous Tweetsie Railroad amusement park. There are a number of great public golf courses in the area that have received great reviews from our golfing guests.The famous "Creeper" bicycle trail is less than an hour away, a great downhill ride for the entire family

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You get all the privacy and security of being in an exclusive low density, heavily wooded, gated community and the seclusion to enjoy the spectacular weather and scenery. Yet, it's close to Blowing Rock, Boone, and Banner Elk with their great shopping, dining, and sports. The area has every sport and activity you'll ever want, including great golf, 4 ski resorts, snow and river tubing, and recently added, zip lining. The kids will love the nearby famous Tweetsie Railroad Amusement Park, the park with swimming pool in downtown Blowing Rock and the Jonas resort tubing park and horse back riding. The house has become a favorite for guests looking for a special home for all types of events from weddings to birthdays to ASU homecoming games.


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Speaks: english, spanish

 

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  • 5,000 sq ft 6 BR, 5 1/2 Bath Frank Lloyd Wright style home with Zen garden entry

    5,000 sq ft 6 BR, 5 1/2 Bath Frank Lloyd Wright style home with Zen garden entry

  • Swing on private lower deck accessed by the 2 Master Bedrooms. Great views

    Swing on private lower deck accessed by the 2 Master Bedrooms. Great views

  • Sunrise with clouds over Valle Cruces

    Sunrise with clouds over Valle Cruces

  • Living room with gas fireplace, 55' TV, queen pullout bed, and fantastic views

    Living room with gas fireplace, 55' TV, queen pullout bed, and fantastic views

  • Dining Room , seats 8, with great views and large outdoor porch.

    Dining Room , seats 8, with great views and large outdoor porch.

  • Gourmet Kitchen with service for 14 and breakfast table for 4

    Gourmet Kitchen with service for 14 and breakfast table for 4

  • Bedroom #2 on main floor with Queen bed and 42' LED tv and dvd player. BIG View!

    Bedroom #2 on main floor with Queen bed and 42' LED tv and dvd player. BIG View!

  • Huge Master Bedroom with gas fireplace, sitting area,and office. Fantastic view!

    Huge Master Bedroom with gas fireplace, sitting area,and office. Fantastic view!

  • Huge Master Dressing room with His and Her's Baths and a big walk-in closet

    Huge Master Dressing room with His and Her's Baths and a big walk-in closet

  • 'HER'S' Master Bath with bidet and jacuzzi tub.

    'HER'S' Master Bath with bidet and jacuzzi tub.

  • Retro 'The Jetsons' private bedroom and bath suite with private entrance.

    Retro 'The Jetsons' private bedroom and bath suite with private entrance.

  • Large 'ZEN' downstairs Master bedroom #2 with great views, acess to lower deck

    Large 'ZEN' downstairs Master bedroom #2 with great views, acess to lower deck

  • Amazing views to Tennessee and West Virginia that change with the seasons.

    Amazing views to Tennessee and West Virginia that change with the seasons.

  • Fantastic view of Valle Cruces from the main deck. Dining table for 6.

    Fantastic view of Valle Cruces from the main deck. Dining table for 6.

  • House is designed with 3 connected pods for maximum privacy.

    House is designed with 3 connected pods for maximum privacy.

  • Living room with 55' LED tv, DVR, DVD player, xbox with kinnect,and Bose stereo

    Living room with 55' LED tv, DVR, DVD player, xbox with kinnect,and Bose stereo

  • Great views from the dining room.

    Great views from the dining room.

  • Fully equipped kitchen for the gourmet cook.

    Fully equipped kitchen for the gourmet cook.

  • Newly redone double sink Powder Room/Bath, Main floor across from Guest BR#2

    Newly redone double sink Powder Room/Bath, Main floor across from Guest BR#2

  • HUGE Master Bedroom with LED flatscreen and half bath.

    HUGE Master Bedroom with LED flatscreen and half bath.

  • Ladies lighted Makeup table in Master Dressing Room

    Ladies lighted Makeup table in Master Dressing Room

  • 'HIS' Master Bath with upgraded toliet

    'HIS' Master Bath with upgraded toliet

  • 'KID'S' Bedroom downstairs with 2 single beds, flat screen TV and DVD player

    'KID'S' Bedroom downstairs with 2 single beds, flat screen TV and DVD player

  • Entry to beautiful Hound Ear's Country Club.

    Entry to beautiful Hound Ear's Country Club.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

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