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CREEK THERAPY- NEW STONE COTTAGE HARD BY MACKEY CREEK--THE KIBBIN

Larry Pless Atlanta

Speaks german, english
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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CREEK THERAPY- NEW STONE COTTAGE HARD BY MACKEY CREEK--THE KIBBIN

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Old Fort - Kibbin at Mackey Ford

Architecturally Unique 3 BR (plus loft and sm. bonus room), 3 BA, on creek

Fall asleep to the music of Mackey Creek and awaken to a hiker's paradise!

New stone cottage lodged in isolated setting between creek and mountainside, with exquisite beamed interior of white pine, and Linville Blend granite exterior. Heart pine floors on main level and wool carpet in loft. Marvin windows. Two skylights. Combination mountain cabin and Swedish décor.

Architecturally exceptional in an extraordinary setting.

Three bedrooms plus loft and small bonus room, and three baths. Sleeps 9 plus.

A scenic mile by foot --along one of the most beautiful native trout streams in the Blue Ridge-- from Pisgah National Forest with its Mackey Mountain Wild Area containing approx. 5,000 acres of little known Old Growth.

A few minutes from the Revolutionary War era and rail town of Old Fort, fifteen minutes from Black Mountain, and a half hour from Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Wifi and land phone line.

Close in, cove setting against mountainside blocking all but midday sun, no distant mountain views.

7% McDowell County tourism tax is in addition to rental.

Cleaning costs included in visits of 3 nights or more

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Larry Pless Atlanta

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A family of 5 with grown children in Atlanta, Georgia, resulting in a family and home blend of Sweden and Western North Carolina.

Larry Pless Atlanta purchased this cottage in 2013

The owners repurchased part of a grandfather's old Kibbin property which was a place of magic in the family from 1934-71. But the old half -round log Kibbin , site for decades of both annual Kibbin parties for legal and political figures from around North Carolina and of treasured family memories, had held up the mountainside for too long, so a granite cottage took its place. Interior is mix of Sweden and Carolina mountain cabin, as Dana is of Swedish descent.

Exceptional architecture hard by shallow ford of a rushing, pristine and symphonic mountain creek.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Asheville
Nearest Train
70 Miles
Charlotte
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I 40
Nearest Barpub
12 Miles
Black Mt
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Black Mt
Car: necessary

Nearby sights include Andrews Geyser, old NC Central Hwy (NC 10) hiking and biking trail, Blue Ridge Parkway, Biltmore Estate, Catawba Falls, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock State Park, endless hiking in Pisgah Natl Forest, Mt Mitchell State Park, Linville Falls, Linville Caverns, Linville Gorge Wilderness, and Old Fort Mountain Music or Woody's Original Mountain Music on Friday nights. Asheville Arboretum, Grove Park Inn and Biltmore Estate and scores of craft breweries 30 mins away in Asheville.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Old Fort, Asheville Area

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Fall
2 Sep 2014 - 30 Nov 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$1,257
for 3 nights
From
$374
 
 
Winter
1 Dec 2014 - 14 Mar 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$1,177
for 3 nights
From
$348
$2,381
 
 
Spring
15 Mar 2015 - 28 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,257
for 3 nights
From
$374
$2,381
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$1,257
for 3 nights
From
$374
$2,488
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $400
clean./laund short stays $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes Property is isolated , and reached only by rutted one lane dirt road separating mountainside and cascading creek , with about 5 vehicles passing per day. Cottage is about quarter mile from pavement through tunnel of rhododendron . Road muddy. No houses visible from cottage . Bring hiking and fishing gear. NC fishing license required. Cleaning/laundry fee waived for longer stay
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Old Fort in Asheville Area

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor bath; heart pine floor.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Loft, windowed shower, separated by alcove window from WC.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Basement bath with large shower. Tile floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Corner bedroom on main floor. Hardwood floor with carpet.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Main floor interior bedroom has trundle with twin beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Basement corner bedroom has 3 closets, tile floors
  • In addition, there are a loft area with windows and a bath facilities at one end, and on the lowest level, a small corner bonus room with one window.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • rock climbing
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • water tubing
  • hiking
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
Notes:
The beauty of the property lies in its proximity to nature and wilderness. It is a place of contemplation, sounds of nature, and family connection.
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