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White Fence Farm in DOWNTOWN BLOWING ROCK

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Very quaint 3BR in the heart of Blowing Rock. Walking Distance to everything!

JUST OPENED JUNE OF 2016.....Very Quaint & Rustic cottage in the heart of Blowing Rock across from the Ragged Garden on Sunset Drive. Walking distance to the Park & all of the Shops / Restaurants on Main street. Very peaceful yet in the middle of it all! The House is 3BR, 2 Bath with a queen fold out sofa. Our Barnwood interiors, original wood floors, gas fire logs and homemade cherry slabs offer a cozy yet rustic/contemporary, artsy feel. The inviting yard and location offer a very "homey" experience with cozy pubs, bars and restaurants 50 feet away.

PERECT LOCATION.

More Details

Owner
Fulton Lovin
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

Amenities

Blowing Rock Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Small comfortable Bathroom with large shower (no Tub) off of the master bedroom (Horse room)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Our "Pig Room" has a cool "log bed" in it.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Our Lamb room- barnwood with extra fridge & coffee make
  • Our Rustic Barnwood "Horse Room" has small Fridge & coffee maker with 3/4 Bath (no tub). Has its own private entrance with big deck and Grill. Can be rented separately from the house during sunday - Wednesday.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Truly a convenient yet private get away in one of the best locations in town.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

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White Fence Farm in DOWNTOWN BLOWING ROCK
average rating of 4.214286 based on 28 reviews
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Great location, poor condition

  • 1 of 5

The location of this property is superb. Easy walking distance to most all the Blowing Rock shops and attractions.

The property is not kept very clean at all. We found clothing behind the dresser in one of the bedrooms. Plenty of cobwebs all around and lots of dust on the television sets and the cable boxes and on the light fixtures. Windows are streaked and have some food residue on those above the kitchen sink. We requested changes to the shower curtain liners as both of them were significantly mildewed. The person who came over to fix them said the new liners were on order and had not arrived. She stated her attempts to bleach out the mildew had not worked. The alcove above the refrigerator in the Master bedroom had some articles tucked away in the back that seemed like a collection of knick-knacks and some trash. The pots and frying pans had either some oily residue or sooty residue as well. These were easily cleaned. The bath/shower units also need some deeper cleaning as they have spots of mold/mildew on them as well. And, there was plenty of dust under the sofa and the beds in the master and second bedroom.

The condition of the property is another issue. The lighting is very poor. The decorative bulbs in the master bedroom and kitchen do not give out enough light to be useful. This was especially problematic for us as the days were very foggy and dark, requiring us to use the lights even during the day. The window coverings are almost useless. The burlap curtains on the windows cannot be closed completely. There is still no covering for the nearly full length front door window. The back door off the laundry room is not able to be opened with the key. This is good to know so in case of an emergency you don't try to use that door. The hide-a-bed sofa needs repair. You can see one of the support boards hanging below the frame and the cushions sink into the frame making the sofa uncomfortable to sit on. There are no baking dishes for use in the oven. There are only frying pans and stovetop pots. There are only three table knives. Our group used the slicing knives in the kitchen set to allow each of us to have a knife for our meals. The refrigerator is noisy, having a deep toned rattle when running. We noticed a mildew smell on some of the towels when we arrived. We were able to do a load of towels and the smell was gone.

We trust this review will help you in your decision.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We greatly appreciate your feedback and are so grateful that you have shared your experience with us. We regret that the condition of the house was not up to par and are currently working with our staff to correct every issue that you listed. We do hope you would come back to stay with us, and enjoy the excellent location, as well as all of the improvements that we are currently working to address. Our goal is to exceed your expectations and we are sorry that we fell short this time.
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Cute

  • 3 of 5

Bath tubs and showers were not very clean

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The Red Cabin in Blowing Rock, NC

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was wonderful and we could not be happier. It was well supplied and much larger than we had anticipated. It's one of the most wonderful Thanksgiving we have ever experienced.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Girl's Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

A group of us travel to Blowing Rock every year for our annual girl's weekend and this was the perfect spot. Home was clean and well-appointed and close to everything. We had such a great time we are going to try and book again for next year's trip. The only recommendation we have for the owners is to put a couple more mirrors in the house. We had five women and only two mirrors. LOL!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint & cozy with lots of character - great location!

  • 4 of 5

This is a perfect little mountain getaway, especially if you want to stay in downtown Blowing Rock. You can park your vehicle and walk anywhere downtown. There is some street noise, including the talk/laughter of people walking by on the sidewalk - - but we enjoyed it.

We suggested a few things for the owners to consider, esp. vacuuming well/mopping well for people with allergies. Also, the bathrooms tend to be very dim if you are in there after dark. Lights above the mirrors would help.

Oct. 19-22, 2017

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, cabin style house. Very well organized home owners. We would give 6 stars if we could!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
150 Miles
Charlotte NC
Nearest Barpub
New Public House 50 feet
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Blowing Rock Golf course
Nearest Restaurant
Ragged Garde, New Public House, Blowing Rock Brew
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Appalachian Ski Mountain
Car: not necessary

Blowing Rock is a very quaint yet sophisticated town in the heart of the blue Ridge Mountins. 2 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway taking you to Grandfather mountain. 8 miles to Boone, NC home of Appalachian State University. BEAUTIFUL area with TONS of things to do!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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