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Mountain Getaway near Brevard and Cashiers, 4BR 3 Bath

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom 3 bath sleeps 8, convenient to Brevard & Cashiers

Can modern and rustic co-exist? We say “Yes!”

Completely updated 4 bedroom, 3 full bath house with all the modern touches you’ve come to expect but still loads of original millwork and mountain character. The lot is very private with two creeks and a waterfall for wading around. Situated halfway between Brevard and Cashiers in a private community with two lakes for swimming, fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Relax and dine outside on either of two decks (remote controlled awning covers one) gather around by the campfire with family and friends. One entrance to the house is on ground level, no stairs! Yet, you feel truly in the mountains at over 3,200 ft. elevation!

The kitchen, dining area and living area are open concept with hardwood floors, gas log stove,.

TWO MASTER SUITES ON MAIN LEVEL: KING suite with full ceramic tile bath, granite countertop with dual vanity, walk-in shower, body sprays, rain head and handheld sprayer, walk in closet, full size laundry. Also on MAIN level a QUEEN suite with full ceramic tile bath, walk-in shower, shower head and handheld sprayer, large closet and linen closet.

Upstairs is a large, open loft with a QUEEN bedroom with privacy screen, closet, TWIN bedroom with closet and shared full bath with shower/tub. Each bedroom has a TV for local channels and DVR players. Also, twin bedroom has a desk and computer connection to a printer.

Living room has 48” HDTV flat screen with 250 channels, stereo sound bar, Pandora, Netflix, etc. Free Wi-Fi, free long distance calls, central heat and A/C - rarely needed in summer with fresh mountain breezes flowing through the house.

Dining table seats six and kitchen peninsula has two bar stools. Additional drop-leaf table for overflow dining. Granite countertops in gourmet kitchen and king master bath, ceramic tile in all three baths.

Within our neighborhood, you can enjoy 2 private lakes with a dock and picnic tables for swimming, fishing, canoeing and kayaking.

There are so many fun things to do here! This area of Western North Carolina is “The Land of Waterfalls”. Take advantage of nearby zip lining, hiking, golfing, rock sliding, trout fishing, river rafting, mountain biking, horseback riding with the Blue Ridge Parkway, Pisgah National Forest, Gorges State Park and DuPont State Park all within a short drive. Enjoy great, local restaurants for casual or upscale dining and shopping nearby. Or, if you’re tired and stressed, just relax and enjoy your peaceful mountain retreat!!

More Details

Owner
Everett Bedenbaugh
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 25, 2017

About Everett Bedenbaugh

We are a retired couple who love adventure and people. Married for 39 years we honeymooned at Sugar Mountain, N.C. and learned to snow ski. And, we are still skiing! We live full time on a lake in South Carolina, and have fulfilled our dream of having a cool, quiet place in the Western North Carolina Mountains.

Everett Bedenbaugh purchased this house in 2007

Why Everett Bedenbaugh chose Lake Toxaway

We love hiking area parks, riding and picnicking on the Blue Ridge Parkway, all the great restaurants and friends we have discovered here and then come back to our Lake Toxaway home and sleep with the windows open at night while the cool mountain air drifts through the house. When we were house hunting, we wanted a home that was private but in a secure neighborhood where friends like to gather and really care for each other.

What makes this house unique

The very first time we came up the driveway, our eyes caught sight of the charming 'tree cutouts' on the shutters and the outdoor space ideal for gathering around a fire. Then inside the 'tree cutouts' were repeated on the staircase to the loft, the high ceilings and wood beams told us that a master carpenter had worked his magic here. It was important that we have plenty of room for family, friends and guests for entertaining both indoors and outdoors.

Map

Nearest Airport
37 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport
Car: necessary

Amenities

Lake Toxaway House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master (Queen) - toilet , shower
    Upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master (King) - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master (King) - 1 king
    Master (Queen) - 1 queen
    Queen (upstairs) - 1 queen
    Twin (upstairs) - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Mountain Getaway near Brevard and Cashiers, 4BR 3 Bath
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

This home had everything you could need and want in a beautiful setting. I enjoyed every minute . Thanks for making our visit so terrific!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bluffton, SC
5

Beautiful mountain getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The first thing you notice when you drive up the driveway is the beautiful landscaping including huge multiple varieties of hasta, lillies, hydrangia, rhodadendron, etc. The house is freshly painted outside and very nicely decorated inside. The kitchen is fully stocked and in fact there was a bottle of wine waiting for us. The beds are extremely comfortable and there is ample closet and bureau space. It is very quiet as you are deep in the only rain forest east of the Mississippi. The owners could not be more hospitable, responding quickly to our questions and offering many suggestions for things to do. We went tubing down the French Broad River and our grandchildren had a ball going down Sliding Rock. We picnicked in the Pisgah Forest, visited Whitewater Falls and hiked in Gorges State Park. In addition, we visited Cashiers and Brevard for lunch and shopping. When we were not exploring we were relaxing while reading, napping, playing board games and just plain talking. It was fantastic.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home! Super clean!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this beautiful home and didn't want to leave! Summer evenings were amazing with the doors open allowing the cool mountain breezes to blow through. Private location, but very easy mountain drive. Owners were super easy to deal with and keep the home stocked with everything needed for a comfortable stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. The house and property are beautiful, and there are many nearby venues to explore.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Inviting comforts of home

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house with 2 decks, well appointed kitchen made family meals easy to prepare. Had everything we needed and was very welcoming. Plenty of room for 6 adults and more when younger generations, including toddlers, came for dinner. Bedrooms quiet, lots of stars at night which you can see from 2 of the beds. Hosts had several thoughtful touches and our stay was easy, comfortable. In warmer weather looks like some good walks to the nearby lake and the decks perfect for outdoor dining. Highly recommend a stay here!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bluffton, SC
5

Very private mountain retreat

  • 5 of 5

Indian Lake Estates is a heavily wooded community with the biggest rhododendrons you will ever see (like trees)! Springtime must be gorgeous when these giants are in bloom. This cottage is tucked into the woods, providing maximum privacy and quiet - no other houses are in sight, but you can hear an occasional car pass by or a random dog barking. We enjoyed walking the roads here and spotting unusual toadstools. On sunny days, the ground looks like it has been sprinkled with fairy dust (actually silicon and pyrite). This is a good set-up to escape summer heat as the front and back porches bring a fresh breeze throughout the day. Bedrooms are spacious with updated baths and thick towels. A plus when eating "in" is the well-equipped kitchen (dishes, pots, pans) with a nice array of spices and seasonings. Easy access to hiking at Gorges or DuPont Forest (great waterfalls). Visit The Biltmore in Asheville for a relaxing day trip. Lake Toxaway Community Center (about 5 minites away) has dinner and a concert on Friday nights. We enjoyed Lynn Goldsmith and The Jeter Mountain Band. Excellent, professional quality blue grass group. Casual environment and fun to watch locals dancing and clogging. Check FB for weekly menu and announcement of performing group. Price $8 each, plus they offer a 50/50 raffle and pass the hat for tips for the band. Very fun and a throw back to "good old days". For an upscale meal close by, we recommend The Blind Mule. The owner is an award-winning chef, so the food is wonderful. Also, fun to interact with his wife and sons who are all involved. Cottage owners were easy to communicate with and their property is definitely clean and livable.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $85 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.75%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.