Studio Apartment, Walk to Downtown Franklin, Pets, Big Yard & Operated by Locals
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Studio
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Captain's Quarters is a spacious, newly-converted studio apartment that is fully furnished and only 6 blocks from the heart of Downtown Franklin. The apartment sits behind our original family home - Stone Oaks - that was built in 1919.
You'll enjoy a truly comfortable night's sleep in our brand new king-size bed as well as other amenities such as a flat screen TV, a fully-stocked galley kitchen with stove/oven and a Keurig coffee maker, brand new tiled bathroom, and so much more.
The private setting and drive offers ample room to enjoy the outdoors with the assurance of quiet and comfort should you choose to stay in and relax away the day.
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Member since: 2013
- On floor 1
- 800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Luscious king-size bed with reading lamps and end tables
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Full bath with walk-in closet and washer/dryer combo
- DVD Player
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Roller Blading
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 1 - Dec 31, 2016
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100 + tax
- Cleaning Fee $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 17.25%
Maximum 2 people.
Non refundable Pet Deposit of $100 per pet.
Non refundable Cleaning Fee of $50.00 per visit.
50% deposit is required upon booking. Balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. Cancellations within the 30 days prior to arrival are non refundable (sorry, no exceptions).
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Whether you walk, drive or catch the Franklin Trolley, you are easily accessible to Carnton Plantation, The Carter House, The Lotz House, movies or live entertainment at the Franklin Theater, shopping, antiquing or sightseeing. Museum tours, bike tours, and ghost tours are abundant or walk a block to Jim Warren Park for fresh air and sunshine. Jim Warren also boasts a Skate Park!
If you are a foodie, you will be pleased as there are numerous privately owned restaurants within walking distance. For the wine aficionado, Arrington Vineyards is but a short car drive along picturesque country roads, or enjoy our quaint country neighbor, Leiper's Fork, where you can pick up the Natchez Trace Parkway and head into Nashville for another full day adventure.
Those of us living in Franklin boast that "we are 15 miles south and 100 years down the road from Nashville." A 30 minute drive gets you to 'Music City USA'! Franklin has been mentioned in major publications like Southern Living, CNN, Money Magazine, Forbes, and Business Week as one of the best places to live, work, and visit in the entire country, and Captains Quarters is centrally located in the historic district of Franklin - home to 150 places to explore that are on the National Registry.
Year Purchased: 1919
About the owner: Welcome! We are Damon and Mark Rogers, the grateful custodians of Damon's family home where we retired in 2000 after 30 years of Navy life. Mark is a retired Naval Officer, and we have been very fortunate to have lived and travelled all over the world. The family home was built in 1919 and Generals Retreat (VRBO #496793) and Captains Quarters, two of our rental properties located behind the Big House, were originally built in 1970 as a guest home and office suite. Much of the surroundings you'll see when staying at one of our vacation rentals in Franklin have been gradually collected during our Navy years and represent our strong Southern heritage and love of antiques.
Why the Owner Chose Franklin, TN, USA:
Originally built as an office suite behind the original 1919 historic family home, you will be amazed at the beautiful conversion from a spacious office suite into an elegant studio apartment. This 800 square foot apartment boasts "brand new everything" with the exception of the family antiques and collected prints throughout. The original office has become the elegantly-appointed living room, and the king size bed and kitchen nook are just two of many reasons to stay at Captains Quarters. The original powder room has become a fully stocked galley kitchen with microwave, doll-sized oven and stove (so precious!), 18 cubic foot refrigerator/freezer, toaster, Keurig coffee maker, Italian dishes and serving pieces, and plenty of pots, pans, pyrex and cooking utensils to cook the day away. In what was once the adjoining storage room has now become a fully-tiled bathroom with tub/shower combination and houses a spacious walk in closet and separate laundry room! The outside welcomes you with a sweet front porch, window boxes, and seasonal plants contained in wrought iron planters passed down for generations. Walk around to the side yard and enjoy badminton, corn hole or the fire pit with ample wood supplied. Relax in the common patio area or cook on the outdoor gas grill located on the outside patio. This elegant studio is such a must see piece of real estate in charming Franklin, TN that we often joke about wanting to move in ourselves!
The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
I (Damon) pride myself on being a preservationist and believe in repurposing from old buildings. Shutters throughout the studio came from the basement of my family home, and the Civil War era window grills were bought from a friend after a historic home was demolished. Both Captains Quarters (VRBO Listing #497691) and Generals Retreat (VRBO #496793) can be rented to accommodate up to 6 people! For extensive details of the three properties we own in historic Franklin.
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Kingsize bed and duel sofas
King size bed, different view
View from king size bed
Brand new appliances and stainless steel rangehood
Entrance to Captains Quarters Studio apartment in downtown Franklin, Tn
Front view of Captains Quarters Studio apartment in downtown Franklin, Tn
The Rogers - it's a Franklin family business!
View from main entrance
King size bed, view from eating nook area
King size bed with reading lamps and night tables
View of full kitchen with fridge, stove, oven, microwave and dishware.
Full Bath & Shower with walk in closet & Washer/Dryer
Patio for grilling & family time
Both Captains Quarters & Generals Retreat are located behind Rogers/Akin House
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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