Beautiful 2.5 Acre Private Lakefront Retreat on Lake James(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms + 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
There are two stone fireplaces, both wood burning, one on the screened porch off the living room. The large covered lower level deck provides great space to play in any weather. The upper open deck links the kitchen and great room to the outdoors and is a great spot for grilling and dining outdoors.
The home is built with natural materials throughout; gorgeous hardwood floors, natural stone and exposed beams. This home uniquely combines luxury amenities with natural materials and rustic accents to enhance your mountain experience on the lake!
Amenities include: 4 TVs, DVD players, Wii console, IPod dock, stereo system, piano, two refrigerators (second fridge is in the bonus 'simple' kitchen on the lower level), ice machine, deep garden tubs and showers in each full bath.
Private, easy to reach dock for swimming and fishing, boating including a paddleboat. Pontoon boat rental is available upon request.
Lake James is close to many scenic areas such as Grandfather Mountain, Pisgah National Forest, Linville Gorge Wilderness area, the Biltmore House, skiing and snow tubing, as well as outlet shops in Blowing Rock. Walking, hiking and biking are popular at Lake James State Park just a few minutes away.
This is an ideal spot for families trying to get away and relax! Bring all your toys, floats, pwc, or boat and make a few memories!
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Member since: 2011
- 4800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- All bathrooms are large and spacious.
- Air Hockey
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 3 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
May 26 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Nov 19 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 17 - Dec 31, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $225 + tax
- Tax Rate 11.75%
Holiday rate $525 per night. Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas with a min of 3 nights per holiday
Weekly rentals only June, July, Aug, which start and end on Sundays
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3% fee with all credit card payments
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
State and county tax, cleaning fee, and a refundable deposit is added to your rental fee.
Call about Holiday rates.
Manager's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Our home is located on the south shore of beautiful Lakes James in a private cove. Lake James was the film site for The Last of the Mohicans! This home is centrally located near some of the most beautiful sites the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina has to offer.
Within easy driving distance you will find Asheville's Biltmore House and Grove Park Inn's Spa; Linville Gorge with the Linville River and rock formations including Sitting Bear, Hawksbill, Table Rock and the Chimneys; Boone's outdoor theater production - Horn in the West; Blowing Rock's Tweetsie Railroad Amusement Park, and Hickory's Furniture Mart.
This beautiful custom home is the perfect retreat for your special gathering with family and friends. Our spacious home has 4800 square feet and every amenity to ensure a memorable experience for everyone in your group. Pick your favorite - quiet time relaxing and enjoying the peaceful lake front setting, action packed days enjoying Lake James - kayaking and canoeing, exploring undeveloped islands, fishing, tubing, water skiing, and boating; or off the lake, hiking trails and mountains, spelunking caverns, zip-lining or mountain biking, or shopping in Asheville!
Enjoy evenings gathering to play games or watching movies or enjoy cozy times around the stone fireplaces.
Year Purchased: 2006
About: Asheville lawyer, enjoys travel, luxury retreats
Why Nebo, NC, USA:
Near Asheville, scenic, clean beautiful lake, lake front, mountains, private setting, designer home.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Privacy, views, lake front, relaxation, amenities, time with family and friends
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Beautiful lakefront house as viewed from walk to boathouse and lake.
Awesome front porch space - you can easily monitor kids playing in the front.
View of our cove off main part of Lake James, taken from the boathouse.
Propane grill and outdoor table at the end of the upper deck.
Main level screened in porch w/ wood burning fireplace, just outside great room.
This is a close up of the wood burning fireplace and plasma TV in the great room
King sized bed on main level is connected by bath 1 to another bedroom
Bedroom suite 2 on the main level. 2 single beds and private bath.
Lower level rec room with TV, games and air hockey. Also 2nd kitchen, laundry.
Bath in lower level suite 1.
Bath in lower level suite 2.
This is the lower deck, just above the boathouse. Great place for hanging out.
Upper back deck with grill just off living area and kitchen.
Lower level covered deck with corn hole game ready to play!
Great room is too large to capture in one photo. Doors led to deck.
Gourmet kitchen and spacious dining area is ready for your group!
Bath 1 on main level connects King bedroom to Single bedroom. Walk in shower too
Here is one side of the private bath in suite 2, has walk in shower too.
Lower level bedroom suite 1 with queen bed and private bath.
Lower level bedroom suite 2 with queen bed and private bath.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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