December 9 update- 12 inches of snow has fallen! It’s a winter wonderland!!
This adorable 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath mountain cottage in the Sweetgrass Community (Sweetgrass.com) is the perfect getaway spot for family and friends.
Enjoy luxurious finishes throughout the house including a gorgeous stone, floor to ceiling wood burning fireplace, beautifully restored antique furniture and state of the art appliances. The open floor plan living room/dining room/kitchen combination make it easy for everyone to be in the mix. The living room is cozy with plenty of seating and a large screen TV. Cooking is easy in the fully equipped kitchen and between the antique kitchen table and spacious island, there is seating for 10. The master bedroom on the main floor features a king sleigh bed and private bath with a fully tiled shower. The powder room and laundry room are also on the main level.
Upstairs bedrooms include a spacious and bright bunk room with a hand-crafted queen/queen bunk bed engineered by the owner from rough sawn timber. A matching twin bed with a trundle is a great spot to put the kids. The third bedroom upstairs features an antique queen bed with stately decorative posts. The 2 bedrooms upstairs share a bath with a tub/shower combination.
The covered back porch is perfect for deer watching, reading or just enjoying the lovely wooded views. Grill your favorite dish from the back porch or venture down a few steps to roast marshmallows on the lower level fire pit. After a long day of hiking, biking, skiing or shopping in downtown Blowing Rock, the 5-6 person outdoor jetted spa is perfect for soothing those tired muscles.
This charming mountain cottage located in the gorgeous Sweetgrass community is just an 8 minute drive to downtown Blowing Rock and is conveniently accessible via the Blue Ridge Parkway. The community is located just off Highway 221 South at the intersection of Holloway Mountain Road. Guests are just steps from the community lake and beach area. Kid friendly walking trails around the lake and surrounding community offer stunning views of Grandfather mountain.
The nearby towns of Banner Elk, Valle Crucis, and Boone have many year round activities including 3 ski resorts which are just a short drive away. Appalachian Ski Resort is 10 miles away, Sugar Mountain Resort is 18 miles away and Beech Mountain Resort is 25 miles away.
*Must be 25 years of age to rent
*Need more space than this home, we have a brand new lakefront home - see VRBO listing 1401590