Welcome to 'Magnolia Manor' in Crane Hill, AL, rightly named because the area has abundant 'cowcumber' magnolias growing everywhere. Luxury home with new furnishings inside and out! Construction completed in 2008 but never lived in. Address is 128 County Road 327, just across the lake (West side) from the Bridge at Ryan Creek Marina next to the peninsula. Boat Dock available for swimming, fishing off the pier or to tie your boat up. Located in a tranquil cove. 15-20 minutes from Interstate 65, the major highway artery from Mobile, AL to Chicago, IL. We are on the West side of Cullman County, the East Side of Smith Lake across the water from Ryans Creek Marina. Cruise over to the other side to check out Ryan Creek Marina which is considered the best Marina on the lake. By land, it is just 2-4 minutes away. We are 8/10 of one mile from the Marina. Very popular year round. Water depth in the area is around 200 feet. Broadband Internet with Wi-Fi
Magnolia Manor- Smith Lake 15 minutes to I-65: Our spacious, non-smoking home, will help you get away from city life and traffic and enjoy the easy-going pace of the Northern Alabama countryside in the foothills of the Appalachian chain. Whether you choose to stay in Spring, Summer, Winter or Fall, you will feel at home while only an hour away from Birmingham and Huntsville. Perfect for family, family reunions, church meeting, weddings,conferences, corporate meetings, professional continuing education courses, and/or company retreats. After a good rain,the tranquil sound of rushing water can be heard as the water runs into the lake from the close by waterfall hidden in the forest next to Magnolia Manor. Very nice when sitting out on the decks. Wi-Fi Broadband internet now on site.
Magnolia Manor-Smith Lake, 15 minutes to I-65: To find us on Google Maps, just find Ryan Creek Marina on County Road 222. Magnolia Manor is 2/10 of one mile West of the Marina by land or by boat, just across the lake next to the peninsula that juts out on the map. Coming from I-65, we are 7.1 miles west of Interstate 65 down State Highway 69. After driving 7.1 miles on Hwy 69 South towards Jasper, one turns right or west onto County Road 222 at Hwy 69 mile marker 228. Head West on Cty Road 222 up the hill 1.5 miles where you will find a 4-Way Stop sign and a grocery/gas store called 'JD 4-Way.' Keep straight on 222 another 5.2 miles and you will come to Ryan Creek Marina. Go 8/10 mile further on 222 and turn right onto Cty Road 327 into Sunrise Pointe Estates Subdivision (there is a sign there). We are 1/10 mile on the right, the first drive on the right (Lot 2) with a concrete drive leading down into the front of Magnolia Manor. You have arrived!
Magnolia Manor-Smith Lake, 15 minutes to I-65: Magnolia Manor is a hide-away overlooking Smith Lake placed upon a rolling hillside about 270 feet from waters edge where we have 140+ feet of water frontage. Wi-Fi Broadband available. The upper deck/balcony is perfect for sunbathing, just hanging out, BBQ's, cooking relaxing, boating, fishing or skiing. Go swimming down at the boat dock or fish from the pier. Boat dock is in a tranquil cove away from boat traffic. Put in your boat just across the Lake at Ryan Creek Marina, tie down your motor boat or pontoon at our boat dock after a day of swimming, water-skiing or fishing for large mouth bass, spotted bass, striped bass, bream, and crappie, and enjoy the beautiful sunset over the lake. Very large lower deck in the shade all day long! Upper deck for sun bathing.
Our family recently stayed a Magnolia Manor and everything was just like advertised and we are telling all our friends about it now. Highly recommended!! 5 Stars
Raised in Crane Hill, AL
Insurance broker in Jasper, Alabama since 1980
Quiet, spacious, private.
Sleeps a bunch of folks. This is our second lake house that we built so we corrected things and made this one the best of all!
Located just across 3-5 minutes from Ryan Creek Marina, the best marina on Smith Lake. Boat launch 3 minutes away, tie up your boat at our boat dock. Cullman, AL is 25-30 minutes away (public Golf Course) and Jasper, AL is 35-45 minutes away. Country Mall is 1/2 mile away - groceries, fishing supplies, gas, etc. Gas grill in place on lower deck; lounge chairs for sunbathing on upper deck; also picnic table with benches on deck. Boat dock in place. Pontoons are available for rent at Duskin Point Marina. NASA's Space and Rocket Center Museum in Huntsville, AL is 1 hour and 15-20 minutes away! Rickwood Caverns is 30 minutes away on I-65. We are only 15-20 minutes from Interstate 65. A new 1457 acre Recreational 4-Wheeler Park is 15 minutes away. Owned by County of Cullman, Alabama. Trail all throughout mountainous terrain. Cullman Municipal Golf Course (a nice public course) is 25 minutes away. Close to Ave Maria Grotto. Put your boat in at the Ryan Creek Marina and moor at boat dock.
Other Activities: shopping, boating, wildlife viewing, miniature golf,golf course 20 minutes
Golf: Municipal course of City of Cullman about 20 minutes away by road.
Ski: Water Skiing, boating, Bass Fishing