Oak Tree Cottage Restored with Mountain Charm(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-4 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Three bedroom, two bath cottage with mountain views and a very large deck
Finding another area with so much authentic charm and convenience for activities would be very difficult. Resting just outside the hectic pace of the city, your cottage is still only 15 miles away from the Biltmore House in Asheville. The town of Black Mountain (.9 miles west) is full of interesting options for antiquing, gift shopping, and the small-town charm of a local ice cream and chocolate parlor, the old Hardware Store, and outstanding dining throughout the area. Summers offer free musical performances each Thursday evening at Lake Tomahawk sponsored by the town of Black Mountain, where families, children, and pets alike can visit and enjoy the evening. No trip to the Blue Ridge is complete without a picnic on the Parkway and day trips to Mt. Mitchell, Lake Lure and Chimney Rock, Linville Falls and Blowing Rock, Lake James, Fontana Dam, Hendersonville, Waynesville, and many others.
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Member since: 2012
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Bedrooms 1 and 2 are on the first floor. Bedroom 3 is upstairs.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - Nov 6, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 21 - Dec 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $75 + tax
- Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 7%
Pet fee is for only one small pet.
Cleaning fee includes three guests. Additional guests are $25 each.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: This is the house where I grew up. It was the only place I lived until I went to college. I now live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana but love to spend time here. I have traveled all over the world and seen amazing things but the Blue Ridge Mountains are some of the most beautiful. I am a certified financial planner and live with seven cats.
Why the Owner Chose Black Mountain, NC, USA:
My uncle built this house in 1947 with wood that came from the family logging business. The structure of the house is wormy chestnut that is no longer available. My parents bought the house just before I was born. My mother played under the oak tree when she was little. The massive tree is over 100 years old.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The house next door (#426913) was my grandmother's house. The two houses together provide a great retreat for extended family or friends. The two houses sit on an acre of land with lots of trees, shrubs and wildlife. You will see birds, butterflies, squirrels, rabbits and possibly bears. The home is close to I-40.
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Welcome to fall at the Oak Tree Cottage!
The front door with leaded glass has been restored to its original beauty.
The mantle, mirror and sconces are original.
The door bell chime is a very unique feature of the home.
Note the arch between the kitchen and dining room.
Sit on the porch and enjoy the birds, squirrels and butterflies.
The first bedroom has an electric organ.
The second bedroom provides a great window for watching rabbits.
On a clear day, you can see Mt. Mitchell from this upstairs window.
The upstairs has a sitting room for watching TV or reading.
This is the view of the sitting room from the bedroom.
Enjoy the large deck!
Relax in the living room.
Watch TV or a movie with a cool mountain breeze coming in the windows.
Enjoy a meal in the dining room.
The kitchen has new appliances and bead board.
The bathroom has been redone with new cabinet and vanity.
This comfy chair offers a wonderful place to read.
The dresser along with the rest of the set in the second bedroom is original.
The upstairs bath features a Roman faucet, bead board and black granite tile.
You will want to return to this cool retreat!
Enjoy the new 20 x 20 foot deck.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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