Tweetsie House 137 Split Rail Lane, Blowing Rock, NC
From the valley below, the distinctive whistle of a steam locomotive sounds. The little boy standing on the porch was enchanted by the sound. He smiled widely, announcing 'it's Tweetsie!' so the cabin was christened the 'Tweetsie House'.
Newly constructed in 2009, The Tweetsie House offers the
conveniences and luxury of modern construction while giving the feel of a rustic mountain cabin and setting.
Upon arrival you will be guided by landscape lighting along the driveway lined with pavers and stone walls.
Motion control exterior lighting allows for visitors to easily access the front porch and enter and exit from the large parking area.
A children's play set provides recreation for the little ones while a short hiking trail through the woods allows everyone to stretch their legs and enjoy the fresh air.
The main level features hardwood floors throughout, kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and a large dining table when fully extended will seat 10 people. The main living room has leather furnishings, large multi story windows that overlook the mountains and valley. Main level living room features vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan, large flat screen TV, gas log fireplace, DVD player, FM stereo and full house WiFi. Also on the main level is the master bedroom suite with king bed,TV, private bath with tub and shower, walk in closet and access to rear deck.
Main level rear deck extends the full length of the house.
From the deck visitors can enjoy views of the woods and mountains and enjoy the use of a large gas grill, radiant gas heater and outdoor seating and dining. From mid April to the end of October enjoy the sounds of 'Tweetsie'
distinctive whistle from the valley below.
The upper level features hardwood floors throughout. Two bedrooms upstairs, one with queen bed and one with a pair of twin beds, share a bath with shower and tub.
Lower level features two bedrooms each with a King bed. One bedroom has TV and is adjacent to full bath. bedrooms are separated by a large recreation room with flat screen TV. Both bedrooms enjoy access to full length lower level patio with views of woods and mountains.
The whole house heat pump heating and cooling system is complimented by gas fireplace on main level and gas stove on the lower level.