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Newly renovated lake cabin with 20 foot Nanawall window... Designers Dream

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 4 1/2 bath, two porches, every room with a view of Lake Summit

Newly renovated by professional designer, no expense spared to make this house comfortable for a large group. The two upstairs bedrooms both have King sized beds and en-suite bathrooms with Italian tile showers. The main floor bedroom has a queen bed and hand made Italian tile shower. The basement bedroom is set up as a bunk room with two twin sized bunks, two trundle beds, and a cast iron tub with shower. Each room has direct tv and dvd. The kitchen has Bosch appliances and a Sharp microwave drawer. The laundry room has full sized washing machine with dryer and slate tile. The half bath has a copper sink and Rocky Mountain Hardware faucet. All doors are solid hickory with nice hardware. You will love the 'cowboy cauldron' fire pit on the boulder patio that overlooks the lake. We provide a boat for your use (a Boston Whaler that is suitable for skiing or fishing) but bring your own skies. You will enjoy watching the horses graze at your feet (the Greystone pastures are adjacent to the house) and the sun rise and sun set views.

Jim Miller
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Jim Miller

We are the owners of Camp Greystone, a girls summer camp that has been owned by our family since 1920. We live across the 'Apple Hill Valley' from this house and purchased it when the previous owner passed away. The extensive renovations were done with an eye to making this as perfect a lake cabin as we could imagine. We love it and think you will too.

Jim Miller purchased this house in 2013

Why Jim Miller chose Smoky Mountains

This home is perfectly situated to enjoy the scenic mountains of Western North Carolina. The lake is wonderful, the views are breath taking, and the neighbors delightful. We love it here.

What makes this house unique

Perched on the side of Apple Hill, you quite literally feel like you are in the trees by the lake. The Nanawall window opens fully to make the living room and screed porch quite literally one room. The quality of the renovation unfolds with each examination: the 10 inch oak plank flooring, the 'nickle gap' paneling, and on, and on.

We have signed a contract to build an amazing new two story boat house (to be completed March 2015). This boat house will feature a kitchen, bathroom, sundeck (with second story jumping platform), swimdeck, sand beach, and all the water toys you will ever need (two paddle boards, two kayaks, a canoe, and a pontoon boat!).


Tuxedo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
  • Each bathroom features Italian tile, quality fixtures, and is en-suite to the bedrooms. We put in two Rennai tankless water heaters, so the hot water will never run out.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 bunk bed , Each Bunk also has a trundle bed... total of 6 beds
  • Each of the bedrooms have new pillow top mattresses, large 40 inch tv's, and spacious closets.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • whitewater rafting
Check in time is 4:00 PM, check out at 10:00 AM.


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Newly renovated lake cabin with 20 foot Nanawall window... Designers Dream
average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews

A Wonderful Week!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house in perfect condition. The boat house is a real treat. And the mountain lake setting is perfect!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect! This was not only a gorgeous property but it was the perfect spot to relax and spend time with my little family after getting my daughter from camp.. The house, boathouse, and boat are very well maintained and spotless! (We are all neat freaks in my family so this is important to us) On top of this, being on the Camp Greystone property made it that much more special. We have already booked for next summer and can not wait to get back!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family & Friends weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Despite not having wonderful weather, we fully enjoyed our long weekend here. Beautiful house and bedrooms, well stocked, clean, and the kids loved the bunk room downstairs. Enjoyed firepit, screened in porch and boating. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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  • 5 of 5

The home was amazing. The decor is curated very tastfully, and the home is laid out extreamly well. It was the perfect place for our large group. Jim was easy to contact, and left us some snacks! Really, really wonderful experience. The group agrees it was the best house we've ever stayed at. A+++. We would love to return in the future. The boat, boat house, and views are all better than pictured. Seriously awesome.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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This home was even better than the pictures. Top quality!

  • 5 of 5

We have been going on spring break for 13 years and this house was by far the best. We could not believe how perfect the furnishings were. The Miller's went above and beyond. We cannot wait to stay here again! A+++

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible lake summit home!

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful and comfortable home! We enjoyed every minute! Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Asheville, NC
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
We Like Poe House, Hendersonville.
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Kenmure Golf Club
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Greenville SC
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 26
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Flat Rock Bakery
Nearest Ski
45 Miles
Cataloochee Resort
Car: necessary

Located just 10 minutes from historic Hendersonville and Saluda, 20 minutes from the Asheville Airport, 45 minutes from Greenville Sc; this home is ideally suited for a home base or a comfortable long term nest. Very good restaurants nearby, scenic Dupont State Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, Brevard, and Greenville SC. Highly recommend you check out 'Rainbow Row' shops and restaurants in Flat Rock (just 5 minutes away). Get take out BBQ from Hubba Hubba Smokehouse or fresh baked pizza and pastries from the Village Bakery.

Check In time is 4:00 PM, check out at 10:00 AM.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.