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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2}
Gem mining, white water rafting, canoeing, biking, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, shopping for antiques and auctions are a continual attraction. Every Saturday evening features 'Pickin on the Square'. A weekly free entertainment attraction in downtown Franklin with live music and dancing entertainers.
Nearby vineyards offer wine tasting and tours. Antique shops are numerous in the area. Scottish museum and County Historical Museum give a local flavor and historical background of Macon County and Western N.C. Several state parks and beautiful clear lakes are within local proximity. Bi-annual gem shows are scheduled regularly.
828-349-2925 cell 828-421-7230
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Mountain view, trout streams, gem mining, waterfalls,
tubing, white water rafting close by, u-pick em vegetables
in season, relaxation and quiet atmosphere, good fellowship. This is a non smoking cottage.
Member since: 2007
- 552 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 2
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Queen size Bed (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 5 - Mar 6, 2018
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 9.75%
Smoking outside only, no pets., $50.00 one time cleaning fee.
Extra persons more than two guests=$15.00/night for each.
Linens are furnished if needed for extra guests who sleep on the sofa or on
your own air mattresses of sleeping bags.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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See also vrbo 113889 for Cabin 1 listing.
located in Western part of Iotla (Peaceful Valley) only 15 minutes from downtown Franklin, NC. Historical museums, Gem Shows and 3 nice lakes within 30-45 minutes.
Many antique outlets and antique auctions.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Diane & I purchased this property to get away from the hustle-bustle of big city life. Diane is from Quebec, and I, Gene, from Oklahoma. WE FOUND OUR PARADISE on this side of Heaven right here in the mountains of NC!
Why the Owner Chose Franklin, NC, USA:
This property suited our desire completely. A place that feels like yesteryear. A place where time slows down. We can grow flowers, work the soil and meet wonderful people in the process. The photo in the thumbnail is Gene's dad and his cousin playing their musical instruments on a Sunday afternoon. This represents the type of living we like here at Orchard Hill Cottages.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The property is easily accessible with paved roads leading to the cottages. We are on-site landlords and are available 24 hours a day for any assistance you may need. Most denominational churches are nearby. Downtown Franklin is only 5+ miles away. A new theater, The Smokey Mountain Theater For The Performing Arts, offers first class entertainment. We have a nice picnic area on the creek with a gas grill, swing, picnic table and fire pit. Come and visit us and relax..
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The Blue Spruce Cabin
Kitchen area of the Blue Spruce
Front entry to Cabin 2 ,, Relax awhile, go on inside
Just follow the sign to the right and keep right to the Blue Spruce Cabin
Pasture next door.
Neighbor's Art Studio, view from the driveway of the Blue Spruce Cabin.
Our favorite feature, fresh eggs when available.
Our home in the background and The Feathered Nest, another cabin on the property
Path leading to the Feathered Nest Cabin
Saturday morning fresh market during summer months
Front yard of Blue Spruce
Queen size bed, firm with memory foam topper.
Living Room, HD TV
Entry to bathroom and laundry.
That*A*Way to the Blue Spruce
Picnic area by the stream. Gas grill and picnic table are also there.
Jon's Art Studio. View from The Lil' Rustic Cabin
Winter at The Blue Spruce
Our next door neighbor's pasture in the beautiful Iotla Valley (Peaceful Valley)
View of our yard between the Blue Spruce the 'Lil Rustic Cabin also available.
Summer flowers on the property
The Feathered Nest Cabin next door to Blue Spruce Cabin
The girls chatting it up.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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