This cozy lakefront cottage overlooks a quiet cove on Lake Nottely. The private covered dock with swim platform and boat slip is just a few steps down a gentle slope and provides year round access to the water. The water is deep year round. A kayak is available for your enjoyment as well. You can spend time on the dock fishing, swimming, kayaking or relaxing on a lawn chair while sipping your favorite beverage or reading a book. The boat slip will accommodate watercraft up to 22 feet in length, so feel free to bring your own boat which can be launched less than ½ mile from the house or rent a boat from one of the local vendors. The house is located less than ½ mile on the water from Nottely Marina where you can get fuel, bait, drinks, snacks and even rent a boat.
When not spending time on the water, you can enjoy views of the lake from the expansive screened porch which includes seating for 8 people and a high top table with seating for 2. The main floor of the cottage features an open floor plan with the family room, kitchen and dining room sharing space, all with a view of the lake. The master bedroom features a king bed, double doors exiting to the screened porch and a beautiful view of the lake. The second bedroom features a queen bed and charming furnishings. The main floor also includes a full bathroom with a double vanity. The rustic kitchen has a large pantry with sliding drawers and a lovely marble top island. The round kitchen table seats 6 people. The family room features a beautiful stone fireplace, soft leather furniture, and a satellite television. The entire main floor is highlighted by beautiful hardwood floors. There is also a gas grill available for your use on the side deck and a portable fire pit is available for campfires almost anywhere on the property.
The downstairs level includes numerous windows facing the lake and features an additional family room area with a table and chairs, couch and a pool table. The downstairs level also includes a large bedroom with bunk beds, two twin beds and a full bathroom.
The home is very comfortable with lots of blankets for cuddling, books, magazines, games, DVD’s and lots of seating indoors and out.
Lake Nottley is close to Vogel State Park, the southern end of Appalachian Trail, Brasstown Bald – Georgia’s highest mountain, the new Harrah’s Casino in Murphy, NC and the John C. Campbell Folk School. The Butternut Creek and Old Union golf courses are only a few miles from the cottage and white water rafting can be enjoyed on several different rivers located within a 1-hour drive of the house. The area also features numerous waterfalls, rivers, streams, wonderful hiking and quaint country shops. There is truly a lot to do in and around the Lake Nottley area.
Lake Nottley is conveniently located in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains and is a short 2-hour drive from Atlanta, Chattanooga, Asheville and Knoxville.