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Stunning 5 Bedroom, Pool, Fire Pit, 4,500+ Sq. Ft. Sleeps 10+ - Fast Response!

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 4,500 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10+ ( Three Privacy Suites)

Gorgeous Stone Cottage. Custom Designed, Low Country French Infused Home. Located in a very safe, beautiful, peaceful, upscale neighborhood.

Note: We respond to inquiries with in the hour.

Perfect for Football weekend stays, wedding guests, family gatherings, corporate retreats, reunions and most any special occasion.

Our home is very close to Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club, Summer Brook Golf Club, Maclay Gardens and Pebble Hill Plantation.

Thomasville Road - Hwy 319 takes wedding guests to many of the popular Plantation Wedding venues. The location of our home offers extremely convenient access to the majority of this area's plantation venues.

We have been honored to host wonderful families, alumni groups, celebrities, national news network staff members. Our home has been chosen for national and international ad campaigns, magazines and film. We've hosted many visiting dignitaries and international travelers.

Just a few miles to Thomasville Road, Bannerman Crossing Shopping Center, Great Dining and Nightlife with in a few miles, Gym and Churches close by.

We can accommodate any type of event:

Bridal Showers, Baby Showers.

Girls Trips, Reunions, Slumber Parties.

Excellent Venue for Parents of the Bride & Groom to stay.

Intimate Weddings and Anniversary Parties.

Birthday Parties & Private Dinners.

Fundraisers, Silent Auctions, Business Meetings,

Seminars.

Reunions and Family Gatherings

Very convenient access to the New Orchard Pond Toll Road. This new road creates an easy, fast east-west connection from the northeast side neighborhoods.

If you are headed to FSU or toward North Monroe Street, I-10, The Universities, The Stadium, Downtown Tallahassee and/or Tallahassee International Airport you will find this traffic free and beautiful new route provides fast and traffic free access. It's actually pretty amazing how much time this new route offers.

Five Bedrooms ( 3 Queen Beds, 2 Full Size Beds, 1 Twin Trundle Bed, 1 Full+ Futon.

1 Baby Crib.

(1) Master Bedroom: Large Private Suite with beautiful views.

Large Master Bedroom with remote Electric Start/Gas Fireplace.

Large, Private Screened Porch off of the Master BR and adjacent to the pool. This outside room is furnished with 2 down filled, comfy sofas and cozy chairs. This is the perfect spot for morning coffee, afternoon reading, naps and evening cocktails.

Master Suite has a very Large walk in Shower with two shower heads & a separate jetted tub. The master bath is designed for privacy and comfort.

Large Flat Screen TV in Master.

The Master Suite is absolutely wonderful and provides beautiful views of the pool and grounds.

Three Bedrooms are designed to serve as private suites.

(2nd) One Bedroom - Queen Bed & Bathroom w/tub. (private suite)

(3rd) One Large Bedroom Suite Upstairs (private suite) with one full size bed and one full+ size futon sofa. Large private bathroom with shower-bath tub combination. Hardwood floors throughout.

(4th) One Bedroom - Full size Captain's Bed with lower twin Trundle. French doors leading from this bedroom to the pool deck and private access to the large. Florida Beach Style, Outside Shower or the Inside - Full bathroom with shower.

(5th) One Bedroom - Queen size bed and bathroom which is centrally located with access to two bathrooms. Plush, Powder Gray Carpet in this 5th bedroom.

All bed linens, blankets and towels are provided.

Laundry room includes the butlers pantry and 2nd refrigerator/freezer.

Rare Australian Cypress hardwood floors through out our home with beautiful slate floors located in the bar, two bathrooms and one bedroom. The floors are fabulous.

The Bar Area has beautiful slate stone flooring is located directly off of the kitchen and opens directly to the pool area. Large wine cooler and bar sink. The bar area is large and flows exceptionally well when entertaining guests.

There are French doors, tall windows and transoms throughout the entire back of the home. The glass french doors have vintage bronze hardware and old fashioned screen doors which open to the pool area and additional porches.

Living Room:

Extremely spacious living room with plenty of seating.

Large flat screen TV in Living Room.

Fireplace in main living room (Electric Start / Gas)

Dining Room / Seating for meals:

Formal Dining Room seats six with additional seating adjacent to the formal dining room. The additional seating will accommodate an additional six. There are additional tables and chairs available.

Kitchen:

Large kitchen with white marble counter tops, large center island, 2 sinks, refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, gas range, microwave, ice maker and disposal.

Fully stocked with cookware, dishes, china, flatware, glasses. Also, drink cozies for pool area and extra paper plates, plastic flatware, plastic cups etc stocked in the butler's pantry.

Laundry room is fully stocked with detergent, spot remover, iron etc. Butlers pantry with 2nd refrigerator/freezer for sodas, water etc. Guest to provide their own laundry detergent if a special brand is required due to sensitivity or allergy.

White marble counter tops through out our home in the kitchen, bathrooms, bar area and window sills.

Swimming Pool:

Beautiful Swimming Pool with subtle and lovely water feature/planter box. Ledges and corner seating built inside pool for seated lounging in the pool.

Three Chaise Lounge Chairs with cushions for sunning.

Plenty of outdoor seating.

Outdoor Fire Pit (gas) surrounded by a wrap sofa with cushions.

Grill: Located Pool Side with Gas and Charcoal options.

*We have a few new requests that we have to spotlight. Please, NO BBQ sauce is to be served at the house. The damage and stains to the furniture recently was very extensive. We have replaced and reupholstered and so we ask that our guest just skip serving BBQ at the house. Sorry about this but it's impossible to get it out of the linen and cotton upholstery and white cushion covers.

Bonus: Large Outside enclosed shower.

Gorgeous, Soft, Turkish Pool towels provided.

Should you decide to add an additional night or two, once you are here, just let us know. We can be very flexible and many times guests have decided to extend by a day or so. It is fine as long as we don't have a conflicting incoming reservation.

Large Live Oak Trees, Tall Pines, Blue Flowers, Ferns Beds, Fruit Trees, Jasmine and Roses add to the beauty of the property.

Multiple herds of deer grazing on the property is a daily occurrence. Lots of new fawns every spring and they are so sweet. We also have a few massive and regal bucks that love the yard so if you keep an eye out you are sure to see them all.

Privacy Is A Major Bonus: The home is situated on a large lot with plenty of parking for guests.

This is a fantastic neighborhood! If you are a runner or enjoy a nice walk then you will love this neighborhood.

If you have any special requests prior to arrival just let us know. We try to keep our home fully stocked with most everything you may need but sometimes special request are made & we will do our best to help make your stay as pleasant as possible.

There is (standard fare) wine in the bar. Red is in the wine cabinet and white is in the wine cooler. There are plenty of soft drinks in the butler's pantry refrigerator.

All of the items in the refrigerator and pantry are there for you to use. Items like salad dressing, spices and anything else. It is all there for you.

Publix Grocery - will deliver your Publix order within 2 hours of placing your order online. It's pretty amazing actually because it is such a time saver. offers great deals and the personal shoppers are super helpful . They communicate via text messages as they are shopping for your order. So convenient.

Fresh Market, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods and Super Target and Walmart are the North side Grocery stores. Publix is closest. Fresh Market, Trader Joes and Whole Foods are fantastic grocery stores so it's really up to you.

Starbucks is just up the road. DAO is a new Japanese eatery at Bannerman Crossing/the menu is diverse and the food is fantastic.

Fast food: Chinese Nihou delivers, Dunkin Donuts, Zaxby's, Wendy's, Chick Filet, Firehouse Subs, Pizza Delivery, Subway are all very close by and there is another Great Sushi place located next to Hurricane's.

Restaurants: The best steaks in the city are downtown at Shula's, Cypress and The Edison or Very nearby is the new Blue Halo - We highly recommend you make a reservation ASAP if you guys are planning to go out to eat on football weekends. It is crazy busy and the best restaurants get booked up early.

Catering Services: arrangements can be made if this is of interest.

Seafood: Southern Seafood - will prepare the shrimp, cook it (Old Bay Seasoning), peel it etc. Also, if you want to serve oysters, they will send staff out to actually shuck the oysters for you. They make a fantastic smoked fish dip! All of this should be arranged well in advance of course. Speak to Matt.

*The rate they charge for this service is $85.00 (subject to change) per box + Tip. Believe me, these kids are awesome, polite & professional. We have them out for parties all the time. They always clean up and never disappoint.

Southern Seafood Located in: Timberlane Shops On the Square

Address: 1415 Timberlane Rd #119, Tallahassee, FL 32312

We are happy to make other recommendations for your stay. Just ask.

Short term and single night room and bath rentals are also available. If you wish to rent one room and bath please email us for rates and details. Owner/Manager will stay on the property for short term, single room stays.

Contact us with any questions regarding up coming stays & we will be happy to work with you regarding flexibility of dates, rates and accommodation requests.

We look forward to seeing you & thanks so very much

More Details

Owner
Terri
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
11 September, 2018

About Terri

Hello,

We are life time residents of Tallahassee. This is a beautiful city.

The neighborhood is an old plantation that has been converted and developed in to a wonderful place to live.

Terri purchased this house in 2003

Why Terri chose Killearn Lakes

Our home is very comfortable yet elegant. It is perfect for special events, football weekends, family gatherings, bridal showers, birthday parties, engagement parties, corporate retreats and meetings, weekend get aways or any occasion at all.

We work hard to make sure everything is perfect for our guests and we look forward to meeting you.

What makes this house unique

This is one of the most wonderful, comfortable and satisfying places you will ever visit.

Please enjoy & thank you for considering our home for your visit.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Killearn Lakes around the Tallahassee

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 15:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • $50.00 per person, per night will be charged for each guest over 12. No Standing or Jumping off of the pool water feature. No BBQ Ribs or Sauce
  • No children left unattended. Please keep an eye on the furniture and crayons. :)
  • Clean Grill if used.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • near the sea ...
  • village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , 2 Shower Heads in Master Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Outdoor Shower , Inside Shower and Outside Shower off this Bedroom
  • All of the bathrooms are lovely. Marble countertops, beautiful fixtures and towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Spacious with a private bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , Private Bathroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Private Suite - Master Bedroom is very large and beautiful.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen Bed / Full Bath
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 1 Full and 1 Futon Suite - Large Room with Private Bath
  • Baby Crib available upon request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Perfect for Football weekends, reunions, get aways, wedding parties. Shopping galore with in 10 minutes. Publix grocery, Target, Super Walmart, Ace Hardware, Health Food Market, Fast Food, Full Service Fine Dining, Banking, Emergency Care Facility, Gym, Convenience Stores, Children's Play Center, Boutiques, Doorstep Delivery of Food Services Available. Fantastic location and one of the prettiest homes in Tallahassee.

Reviews

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Stunning 5 Bedroom, Pool, Fire Pit, 4,500+ Sq. Ft. Sleeps 10+ - Fast Response!
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

Beautiful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We came as a large family from all over the country to attend and celebrate a ceremony at FSU. The house was perfect for entertaining and relaxing! Thank you for making our family trip!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi All, What a lovely family! We are so pleased you enjoyed your time together while staying at Hither & Yon Estate. Thank you for taking such wonderful care of our home. Congratulations on receiving your White Coat. We know that loads of hard work went in to receiving this honor! We hope to see you again in the future. Terri & CP
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5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect setting for our family reunion. Plenty of room for everyone to spread out when they needed to and lots of space to congregate as well. Terri was terrific to work with. I'd encourage anyone to make this property your "home away from home".

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Our family reunion

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house and property including the saline swimming pool and its lovely park-like surroundings.. We were a family reunion with some from Pennsylvania and North Carolina. Very nice place to spend our lovely week.

"Fred" Jones (J. F. Jones)

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous and Spacious Home w/Pool and FirePit

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at this gorgeous home. Pool, outdoor space and very large kitchen/great room were perfect for entering family who had gathered for a wedding. Terri is a great host. Excellent communication and very generous with use of the house and all that was in it.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute Cute Cute!

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious & welcoming home! We loved sitting outside in the morning with coffee as we observed the wildlife. The kids loved swimming in the pool. It was the perfect spot as our family prepared for my daughter’s wedding at one of the nearby plantation venues. Terri is lovely & a wonderful hostess!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Weekend Definitely

  • 5 of 5

Staying at this home was awesome! My son was able to enjoy his 15th birthday party with family and friends. Terri, the host, was also awesome and opened her complete home to us and gave us a tour of everything, which made us feel home. I will definitely be renting again and recommend anyone who would like to get away and enjoy a group setting in or near Tallahassee to do the same!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Tallahassee International Airport
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
ZBardis, Blue Halo, New Mom & Dads, Hurricane's
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Golden Eagle Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Great restaurants nearby
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Alligator Point
Car: necessary

Perfect for Football weekends, bridal showers, birthday parties, mermaid parties, casual dinner parties, corporate stays, legislators, wedding guests, retreats, family gatherings, reunions or any special occasion. The home is close to Golden Eagle Country Club and convenient to Pebble Hill Plantation - frequent wedding venues.

Just a few miles to Thomasville Road, Bannerman Crossing Shopping Center, Great Dining and Nightlife with in a few miles, Gym and Churches close by.

Super convenient access to the New Orchard Pond Road, this new road creates an easy east-west connection for the northeast neighborhoods so if you are headed toward North Monroe Street, I-10, The Universities, The Stadium, Downtown Tallahassee (15-20 minute drive) and/or Tallahassee International Airport you will find this property provides easy access. Close to 3 Golf Courses. Golden Eagle, Killearn Country Club and Summer Brook.

Tallahassee is a fairly small town. The distance from our home to most any event destination in the city is generally less than a 20 minute drive.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £380.1
Additional Guest Fee £45.61
Property Damage Insurance £75.26
Refundable Damage Deposit £456.12

Check In: 12 Noon - Flexible
Check out: 1:00 PM - Flexible
Some exceptions may apply
$60.00 per person, per night over 10 people.
We are pretty flexible so please let us know of any questions or requests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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