Cozy Home in Quiet Neighborhood - Halfway Between Black Mountain and Montreat!(71 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 BR,1 BA; Unique Handcrafted Interior on Oak-Lined Street; Walk or Bike to Town
Located in a quiet neighborhood between Black Mountain and Montreat, this home is a 1030 square foot cottage that has been updated with custom touches - interior timber framing using locally sourced lumber, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and handmade cabinets. There are three bedrooms - two have queen beds with very comfortable new mattresses, and one has a futon with a new mattress and memory foam topper. The bathroom has a bathtub with combination stationary/handheld shower for your convenience, and is stocked with toilet tissue, a first aid kit, and extra toiletries in case you forget something.
The kitchen has everything you need to prepare a delicious meal using the freshest local ingredients, and a dishwasher to help make the cleanup easier. We keep basics such as dish soap, detergent, paper towels, spices, sugar, and coffee filters on hand.
The property has a large backyard complete with fire pit and firewood, lawn chairs, propane grill, charcoal grill, picnic table, and flower and garden beds. The covered front porch and back deck have several seating choices that are perfect for reading, enjoying a cup of coffee, or sitting down to an outdoor breakfast. The house is naturally shaded and kept cool by two large white oaks that also support a swing for two. The house has a brand new central air system for your comfort, and we provide wireless internet, direcTV, and an ample selection of books, local guidebooks, games, and DVDs.
Because this is a family-friendly home, and we aim to make sure your children enjoy their stay as much as you enjoy yours, there are shelves stocked with children's art supplies, toys, and books. To make packing easier for you, there is also an umbrella stroller and high chair in the house.
The sidewalk from town leads right to the neighborhood, and two beach cruiser bikes are included with your rental for you to explore the town and all of its lovely shops, restaurants, and parks.
There is a washer and dryer on the premises (in the outside-entry basement), as well as laundry soap, fabric softener, and dryer sheets to take care of your laundry needs during your stay.
This home is the perfect place to stay, whether you're attending a conference, moving your son or daughter into college, or just getting away to the mountains for a few days. The location is convenient to everything Black Mountain and Montreat have to offer, and is only 20 minutes from downtown Asheville.
Member since: 2014
- 1030 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- All three rooms have new mattresses for your comfort, and come with soft linens, fluffy pillows, and warm comforters. Each room has windows to let in natural light. Each bedroom has a closet for hanging clothing, with closet lighting in bedrooms 1 and 3. Bedrooms 1 & 2 also have dressers for your folded items. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 2 - Mar 16, 2017
2 night min stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 - May 29, 2017
3 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 22 - Dec 26, 2017
3 night min stay
New Year's Weekend
Dec 29 - Jan 1, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 13%
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: Amanda & Mike have lived in Black Mountain since 2010, and in the area since 2002. Amanda is originally from Florida, and then lived in New Jersey. Mike grew up in New Jersey, where he met Amanda at Rutgers University. Soon after college, they moved to the Asheville area and fell in love with Western North Carolina. They currently live close to the cottage in Black Mountain with their daughter. They have a large garden, bee hives, chickens, and make maple syrup every year from the sugar maples around town.
Why the Owner Chose Black Mountain, NC, USA:
Amanda & Mike were friends with the previous owners, and when they moved to the eastern part of the state and put the house up for sale, it was a natural decision to buy it and allow others to experience the area.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Black Mountain has so much to offer everyone, from the Saturday tailgate market to Thursday night Park Rhythms at Lake Tomahawk. The house's location is not loud or congested, but close enough to walk or bike to town.
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The home is naturally shaded by these two large white oaks
Two beach cruisers ready to wheel you around town!
Backyard with gas grill, charcoal grill, lawn chairs, and fire pit with firewood
'welcome table' with brochures, guest book, guide, trail maps & fresh flowers~
Looking into the cottage from the entryway
looking into main living area from bedroom one
Well stocked kitchen with everything you need to prepare a meal at home
Kitchen from dining area, with door onto covered back deck
bedroom 1 - new queen mattress, dresser, bedside lamps, large closet
Bedroom 2 - new queen mattress, down comforter, rocking chair and dresser
Bedroom 3 - futon with new mattress, games for all ages, toys and closet
Lovely cottage, just waiting for you to come visit!
Beautiful flower beds and yummy strawberry, raspberry, and blueberry bushes.
Custom entryway into light-flooded living/dining area
Dining area with seating for 6; additional chairs & highchair provided
Main living area with two comfortable sofas, flat-screen TV, DVDs
Additional seating/living area with books and magazines
we stock tea and coffee supplies to get you started in case you forget yours~
The covered back deck is perfect for a cup of coffee or outdoor breakfast!
Hand soap and extra toiletries are supplied for your convenience~
Large, lighted closet in bedroom 1
Dresser and closet in bedroom 2
futon turned into a comfortable full bed, complete with memory-foam topper.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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