About the property
- House2621 sqft
- Half Baths1
- Minimum Stay2 nights
3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7 (twin size sofabed)
This one story ranch has 3 bedrooms, 3 and 1/2 baths and is perfect for family gatherings or girlfriends' weekend. The large foyer separates the house and has access to a half bath, an oversize garage, and a doorway to the partially covered deck. The deck wraps around the back side of the house to the Master Bedroom's private entrance. To the left of the foyer is a doorway that leads into a small sitting area and 2 bedrooms; each with their own bath. The first bedroom has twin beds and the 2nd a queen bed with its own private covered porch. To the right of the foyer is the formal dining room and bar. You can access the formal dining room from the foyer or the hallway which opens to the kitchen and great room area. The kitchen is large and comes fully equipped, including a table that seats 6, which flows into the living area. There is also an enclosed wet bar and a laundry closet with a full size washer and dryer. The wall of windows allows for a beautiful view of the mountains and another door which opens to the deck. There are several chairs and lounges as well as a patio table and chairs. Cushions are stored in the outside closet off the covered deck. There is also a gas grill stored in the garage.
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Feb 27, 2018
About Kathy East
This home was built for James A. Turner, the founder of National Welders in Charlotte, NC. It was built as a place to 'getaway'. Mr. Turner passed away in 1998, and his family now allows others to enjoy the fruits of his labor.
Kathy East purchased this House in 1994
What makes this House unique
This tradtionally built home is deceiving from the outside. It is quite spacious and the many skylights flood the interior with natural light and give it a warm, welcoming feeling. The decor is very comfortable and inviting. The greatest attraction is the almost panoramic view of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. You can spend countless hours relaxing on the deck, and watch the clouds drift over the range that stretches out for miles.
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Our stay in Blowing Rock, in particular, this home, was wonderful! I love this home! Both the home and the view are beautiful! The home is extremely clean, tastefully decorated, and has everything anyone could possibly need. I would highly recommend this rental! Plus, Kathy was extremely nice and such a pleasure to work with. We will definitely use again!
I am happy you had a great visit! I hope it was just what your Mom needed, and we send her our best wishes!
Perfect mountain retreat
We had a great weekend at this property, and I would highly recommend it to anyone looking to spend some time in the mountains. The house is beautiful (modern and well designed --- my husband and I loved the clean lines and all the windows, which take advantage of the view), spacious, very clean (which is important to me) and conveniently located to Westglow (where we were attending a weekend event). It's actually very close to the town of Blowing Rock (so it's not a hassle to run in to town) but far out enough that you enjoy the peace, quiet and beautiful views. It was raining a good bit of the weekend, so we didn't get to sit outside the enjoy the outside sitting area, but it looks like it would be quite inviting. It was comfortable and had everything one needed for the weekend to feel at home. I loved the fact that the kitchen was equipped with a Keurig, so we could bring our favorite k-cups from home (because what's a vacation if you can't start the day with a good cup of coffee). I also like that the house is divided with the main living area and Master bedroom on one side and the guest bedrooms on the other side (divided by the foyer); since it was just me and my husband, it was nice and cozy to have everything close by/within reach. The owner was an absolute pleasure to deal with, and we look forward to staying here again in the near future.
I am so happy you enjoyed your visit, and hope to see you again!
Beautiful home, beautiful location, with great mountain views! All the comforts and conviences of our own home. Our stay could not have been better!!
Truly a home away from home!
We enjoyed our recent stay and appreciated the attention to detail that this home offered. We found the home very comfortable, clean and convenient to both Blowing Rock and Boone. The mountain views were beautiful and the privacy and location were readily accessible. The home was nicely decorated and the garage and spare refrigerator were a plus. If hot tubs, pool tables, game rooms or outdoor firepits aren't a requirement then this home is for you! We also enjoyed working with Kathy East and found her to be readily accessible, professional and quite efficient. We would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a home like atmosphere with all the amenities you would need in a convenient location. We look forward to our next stay at this home.
Chris and Kris,
I am happy that you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your wonderful review! I look forward to your visit next year.
Great home beautifully decorated and usable. Would recommend to 55 up due to layout of the home. Would use in the future. Three bedrooms all on one level is hard to find in the mountains.
Wish I could give it more!
I almost hesitate leaving this review lest the word get out and we won’t be able to rent again. But here goes. This is the most perfect rental ever. It is private, quiet, immaculately clean and maintained, wonderfully situated close to Blowing Rock, and has spectacular views. Moreover, it is light, bright and comfortable. Beds are great. If it rains, there is no problem with kicking off the hiking boots and reading all day. The kitchen is well stocked with top quality appliances and it is close to all of the loveliest hiking trails on the Blue Ridge. The deck is large and overlooks, not only a gorgeous view, but a lovely little back yard. The garage is an added plus. Just slip the car in, close the door and it feels as though you are the only person on the mountain. Kathy is extremely responsive and easy to deal with. We so look forward to returning next year.
Wanda & Brian,
So glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope you had safe travels going home and we look forward to your next visit.
Nestled in the mountains outside the quaint town of Blowing Rock. You can visit the unique local shops, Tanger Outlet stores, and restaurants. There are seasonal events held in the downtown park, including concerts and art exhibits. Hiking, mountain biking, horse riding trails, and leisurely walks in several local parks are among the various 'things to do' during your stay. You can visit the historic 13,000 sq ft Moses Cone mansion and take a carriage ride or visit the Julian Price Lake Park and Picnic area. We are also located close to Tweetsie Railroad, Mystery Hill, The Blowing Rock, and Grandfather Mountain. The Ashe County Cheese Factory is less than an hour's drive. Plan a day trip to Asheville, NC to visit the Biltmore House and along the way, enjoy the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway. For relaxation, you can book a massage at the Westglow Resort and Spa, and for the more venturesome, you can go water tubing, white water rafting, or enjoy the zipline at Sky Valley Zip Lines. We are also just minutes away from Boone, NC, home of Appalachian State University. If you enjoy the great outdoors, then visit Linville Caverns and Linville Falls, or fish the 22 acre Bass Lake or 16 acre Trout Lake. There are also several golf courses located in Blowing Rock and Boone. The Mast General Store is a great place to visit if you are nostalgic. Step back into time and maybe even find your favorite childhood candies.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival.