A 'Coming Home' Place to Reconnect with Your Family's Past(14 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Choice of 2 units each can occupy 4 to 6 adults.
Located in the historic block that was part of the Star Theater, the Coffee Cup, Bus Station, TAVERN and catty cornered to where the Cozy Corner operated. You will see on our walls much historic past in photos by photographers of old times, a décor reminiscent of the early twentieth century. Our Lofts provide you with an upscale space in the heart of downtown for discriminating travelers. We are very interested in old historical photos of Salyersville and welcome additions to our gallery. Each of the two units offer a private bath and can accommodate up to 4 (the sofa sleeper is used for 2 of the 4 and if elected carries a one time $20 bed change fee) . An additional bedroom can be utilized for either unit for larger groups. SHOULD THE DESIRED DATE BE TAKEN PLEASE CONTACT THE OWNER FOR ADDITIONAL AVAILABILITY.
Member since: 2013
- 2 story
- On floor 2
- 700 sq. ft.
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Unit A decorated in the period of the building, this unit provides a queen bed and a queen sleeper sofa in the living area, accommodating four. Unit B decorated in art deco provides a private bedroom w/king bed plus a double sleeper sofa in the living room. FOR LARGER GROUPS: an additional bedroom with queen bed is available for an added $50 for any night and can be utilized by either unit A or unit B. NOTE: the total occupancy possible is 10...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
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My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 6%
Rates are subject to change prior to actual booking.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Near by is the Magoffin County Historical Society, where people travel from all over the world to trace their ancestry. Our Historical Society has amassed a genealogy collection which is one of the largest East of Salt Lake City. Each Labor Day weekend they host the annual Founders Day Festival where each year a different 'local' family is recognized with thousands traveling from far and wide to unite and often learn of their heritage. Other activities are the annual Christmas Celebration providing guests and locals with perhaps one of the most beautiful and brilliantly lit Christmas parades in the region, the 4th of July Patriotic Parade and Watermelon Social. Our local Civil War Re-enactment Committee stages battles as they were fought at the Gardner Farm on Ivy Point and the Battle of Puncheon Creek. In addition, the Kentucky State Park system has just completed the 1st phase of the Dawkins Rail Trail, providing when finished the 2nd longest walking, biking and horseback riding trail in the US.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Both Doug and Sue Mortimer are life long residents of Salyersville. Together they have operated Mortimer's Studio for 4 decades and in the late '80's became managing partners of the local Dairy Queen and Lee's Famous Recipe. After purchasing one of the few historical buildings remaining in Salyersville the idea of offering luxury vacation rental lofts just seemed natural. Their dream is that former Magoffin Countians will see this as a good place to 'come home to'.
Why the Owner Chose Salyersville, KY, USA:
In the 1940's Doug's parents, Henry and Freida Lacy Mortimer, operated the Tavern on the 1st floor of the building. Throughout you will find old photographs of local places and people and there are some of his mother taken in the Tavern so naturally this building has special meaning to Doug.
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B. Living room, elegantly appointed in black, grey, white with silver accents.
Original hardwood floors throughout.
B. King size bed, restful and elegant in black and white and silver.
Cozy seating for 4, great for that relaxing morning cup of coffee.
B. Kitchen, cherry cabinets with granite countertops.
View from kitchen into living room.
A. Soft greens, red and gold, queen bed with queen sleeper sofa.
Wet bar/kitchen with microwave, coffeemaker, undercounter fridge.
Private bath with your comfort in mind.
Bonus bedroom, can connect to either front or back loft for additional sleeping.
View of living room and hall/gallery. Sleeper sofa.
Barnloft door to Jr. Bum's Club for Doug and friends 1950's
B. Beautifully appointed bath in black and white.
Original industrial black metal windows.
B. Entry/hall/gallery, on left is original Eastlake door, now a mirror.
A. Kitchen with cherry cabinets and granite counter tops.
A. View from private entry looking through kitchen into living area.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Monday, April 17, 2017
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