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Sunset Ridge- Leipers Fork/Franklin, TN-Perfect for Family, Couples or groups

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Three Bedroom, Two Bathrooms with a mountain view and glorious sunset

"May the road offer you safe passage,

May the wind be always at your back,

The sun shine warm upon your face,

The rainfall soft upon blooming flowers,

And until we meet again,

May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.

Whether you stay with us for a day or a month,

While you're here, our home is your home."

--Wagon Wheel Cabins, Colorado

Do you want to......get back to the simple life and take a moment to breath... walk barefoot in the morning... catch lightening bugs in the evenings... hang your towels on a cloths line... hear a hoot owl... swing on a porch swing... sit by a pond and read a good book... watch a magical sunset... walk in the woods?

Sunset Ridge is all of that and more... perfect for a couple, a family or your group of friends wanting to get away. As you walk in the door, you immediately feel the joy and love of this home. A stone wood burning fireplace in the front room which is connected to the newly remodeled kitchen with custom made cabinets, all stainless steel appliances and a one of a kind island made of a 4" thick slab of Walnut. The sunroom/dining area (can seat 10) has 100 year old beams and a wall of gorgeous sassafras wood and the other walls are a bank of windows and huge sliding glass door to take full advantage of the mountain ridge view. The sunroom/dining room also has a porch off the back where you can sit and relax while chatting with your loved ones or best friend. Outside there is an actual cloths line and another deck for more chairs and a fire pit made out of bricks. Stroll down the back yard to a small pond and who knows what you might see... frogs, turtles, raccoons, deer, turkey, squirrels, chipmunk, rabbits... Blackberry bushes are everywhere, there is nothing better than fresh blackberries just picked.

Conveniently located 10 minutes (approx. 8 miles) from Leipers Fork Village. The village is a very special place with something happening all the time. You can stop by Puckets for their world famous hamburger and BBQ while listening to live music in between visiting all the local shops. Franklin is 25 minutes down the road (voted "best small town") which has great little shops and places to eat on the square. Nashville is 30 miles away. Fairview is 5 miles distance where is a quick trip for groceries and such. Natchez Trace parkway is right around the corner.

The Facts:

3 Bedroom, 2 Baths - sleeps 8

open floorplan

fully stocked kitchen

custom cabinets w/ a 4" slab of Walnut for the island

stone fireplace in front room w/seating area

sunroom/dining room w/exposed beams and sassafras wall

t.v. room with movies and games

master bedroom - private bath and t.v.

dish t.v.

washer / dryer

cloths line

small pond out back

plenty of parking

large back deck

front porch swing

herb garden (seasonal)

patio furniture

grill

"Not all those who wander are lost" -- J.R.R. Tolkien

More Details

Owner
Ed & Tina White
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Ed & Tina White

We are one of those married couples who still love and like each other after 29 years with three beautiful boys (now young men) !!

Ed & Tina White purchased this house in 1999

Why Ed & Tina White chose Middle

We drove out in the area every weekend with our three little boys and best dog Grace with the dream of "one day we will live out here" We wanted to raise our boys outside of the city, so they could run thru creeks, explore the woods, swim in a real pond and have all types of adventures that boys need. That "one day" happened quickly when someone walked up to our house in Nashville one day and bought it literally "right out from under us" the rest is history.... :)

What makes this house unique

The minute we walked on the back porch and witnessed the beautiful view Ed said "We are home" and the rest is history. The boys did run thru the creek, had adventures in the woods and swam in a real pond just like we always hoped with the best dog Grace at their sides constantly.

Amenities

Franklin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bath - toilet , shower
  • Master Bedroom has a private bathroom with a walk-in shower with a glass door and a walk in closet.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Master - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom has a queen bed and a pullout bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We want your experience to be hassle free and relaxing from the moment you walk in the door. If you want your refrigerator to be stocked before you arrive, just ask!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Sunset Ridge- Leipers Fork/Franklin, TN-Perfect for Family, Couples or groups
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Great Stay!!

  • 5 of 5

House is a hidden treasure in Franklin, TN. We had very good time and Tina was very responsive.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great choice!

  • 5 of 5

Tina was very accommodating and easy to work with! She went out of her way to make sure we had fire wood and coffee. The house is well kept, clean, and well decorated, suited our needs for two families with two small kids. Would definitely stay again if we are ever back in the area!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A hidden treasure!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 8 spent the summer in this hidden treasure. It was everything we thought it would be and more! Ed and Tina are amazing and so accommodating. The views of the sunset were breathtaking! We spent the summer playing games on the big dining room table, catching tadpoles in the stream, playing baseball in the yard and eating donuts at the local donut shop in Fairview!

The house is clean and uniquely decorated! We highly recommend this property!

You won't want to leave... We didn't!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Christmas 2015

  • 5 of 5

Tina and Ed have gone above and beyond in creating a memorable Christmas for my family. Their house has been remodeled in a comfortable and inviting way. From the moment we opened the door we were in awe of what awaited us. They even included a few Christmas decorations to help us celebrate with a lighted and decorated tree and poinsettia plants. We truly enjoyed celebrating with family from as far away as Seattle to as near as Franklin. The beds were comfy, they had a great supply of new towels. The porch off the dining room was a great place to hang out during the unusually warm weather. On one of the cooler nights we had a fire in the fireplace. And, since it was a week stay it was nice to have a washer and dryer available. Tina was kind enough to let us in early and was available by phone and texting on a moment's notice.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Monticello, Fl
5

Perfect setting for family holiday.! We will use this home again and are happy to recommend it

  • 5 of 5

Way more beautiful than pictures. Very clean and lovely decor.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Wonderful Time

  • 5 of 5

My family spent this past weekend at Sunset Ridge in Leiper's Fork, TN. We loved our time there. The house was beautiful and cozy. Tina went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed. She was so nice and accommodating. The setting is so peaceful. It was the perfect place to enjoy our time together.

The Clarks will definitely be returning to Sunset Ridge.

Thanks again, Tina.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nashville Airport - BNA
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Leipers Fork Village
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Westhaven Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Leipers Fork Village

If you want to experience more than being in a magical spot (what the boys always say) and little slice of heaven...

Leipers Fork is a short 10 minute beautiful drive down a tree lined country road where you can listen to live music, browse thru an old book store, shop for antiques or art galleries, eat anything from BBQ to organic food and during the season outdoor movies are playing on the weekends. There is some type of event happening all the time. Sit on the porch and talk with the locals. Everyone is kind and happy - just like Mayberry!

Franklin is a 30 minute drive down the road where there is an actual "town square". Voted "best southern town to visit". Shops, great food and lots of history. Visit the Visitors Center, those folks always love to share information and news about the area. They can set you up with tours telling about the Battle of Franklin.

Nashville approximately 40 minutes down the road is always a treat. Sports, Entertainment, Shopping, Restaurants... World Famous Tootsies on Broadway is always a fun place to go as well as tours of the Ryman.

Fairview is 5 minutes away. Fairview is a little place that is starting to grow. Take a trip there and visit Bowie Nature Park, which is one of the largest city managed parks in the state of Tennessee, miles of trails and a wonderful playground for the kids along with a lake to fish or just visit with the ducks. Quick place to get in and out of for basic needs.

This area is really the best of the best...

We know you will feel the same... never want to leave.

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Rates & Availability

Franklin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$225
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 13.75%

Please call to ask any questions you may have about rates, stay, use of property, etc.... we are here to help make sure everything work out beautifully for you.

If you are interested in longer term, please call. (leave a message if the phone call is missed, I will call back as soon as I can.)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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