The Glendale House
If you are interested in seclusion,
dark skies, endless scenic views with
the glorious Mount Jefferson as a
backdrop, birdsongs, deer and
turkey, you have found your vacation
The Glendale House, situated on
33 acres at the end of a dirt road, is
ideal for folks wanting a break from
the urban pace. Just 82 miles from
downtown Winston-Salem, 1/4th
mile from the New River, 2 miles
from the Blue Ridge Parkway, the area
offers hiking, biking, golf,
tubing, canoeing, fishing, good
restaurants, a great arts district in
West Jefferson, and peace and quiet. Ben Long Fresco's are located in Glendale Springs, 3 miles from the cabin.
For the winter guest, weather permitting, tobogganing, sledding on the property, Appalachian Ski Mountain 32 miles via the Parkway.
The cozy 1,100 square foot
cabin is in a most beautiful place. The
cabin has maple floors and cabinets,
two bedrooms upstairs with hand crafted
beds, sunroom drawing in the
outside, one bathroom, no television,
no dishwasher, a washer and dryer,
picnic table and gas grill on the deck,
fire place in the back yard, a birdfilled
front yard, high speed wireless
internet connection and the upstairs has air conditioning. The cabin is
fully furnished and very inviting.
This lovely cabin is overlooking the New River Valley. As the fog raises in the morning and your coffee is brewing, you will see seven bends in this historic river valley and hear the rapids below. Your view is of the undistribued Blue Ridge Mountains with very few homes in the viewshed across the river valley.
The cabin is fully furnished. It is decorated with originial art, handcrafted furniture, pottery and photography. The office has high speed internet, a fax/copier and desk. A stargazer haven.