STORYBOOK COTTAGE CHARMING DREAMY RETREAT ON 8 ACRES IN LEIPER'S FORK- MUST SEE

Sarah

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
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Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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STORYBOOK COTTAGE CHARMING DREAMY RETREAT ON 8 ACRES IN LEIPER'S FORK- MUST SEE

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Franklin Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Storybook Cottage is just as you would imagine . . . charming and dreamy, professionally decorated and the perfect place to get away from your fast-paced world to find the things that matter most. From the painted poplar wood floors and the cathedral ceiling to the sleeping loft, outdoor shower and stacked stone wall this cottage is one of a kind and is perfect for a romantic getaway, small families, weekend with friends or as an artist / writers retreat. Storybook Cottage is also horse friendly!

Storybook Cottage sits on eight acres in legendary Leipers Fork, just a short scenic thirty minute drive south of Nashville in the best community in the area. This is where the stars live and breathe. The close proximity makes it a perfect getaway for recording artists and entertainment professionals looking for peace and quiet during their stay in Nashville. The Natchez Trace Parkway is a little over a mile away and is perfect for hiking, biking, horseback riding and scenic drives and 'Main Street' in Downtown Franklin is just twelve miles away.

Leipers Fork is one of those places where you feel instantly at home and don't want to leave.

Stay long enough and you're bound to come across some of them who didn't: the Nashville Record Producer - now Grocer and owner of Puckett's, the Manhattan Mall Developer - now farmer, restauranteur and owner of Joe Natural's and the San Francisco Interior Design Firm Buyer - now Antique Dealer and owner of Serenite Maison. We encourage you to explore and experience the charm, character and community pride of what is known as Leipers Fork.

The cottage features cathedral ceilings, one bedroom, plus loft and one bathroom with just over 800 sq ft of living space The master bedroom has a comfortable top of the line king size bed, while the loft features two twin size beds. In addition to the one full bathroom, there is a charming, private, outdoor shower off the back enclosed porch. The kitchen has is stocked with everything you need, from a bottle opener to pots and pans, baking dishes to forks and knives. At the end of the day, gather around the outdoor fire pit and make s'mores or play board games together on the couch. Choose between cable TV or a selection of DVD’s to watch on the HDTV. A washing machine and dryer are available for your use The home sits on eight acres and includes shelter and a fenced area for horses.

*Please note that due to the incline of the stairs, the loft is not suitable for young children. There is a queen sleeper sofa for your use.

Our son Wyatt looks forward to making s'mores over the crackling fire in the outdoor fire pit and playing countless games of Uno. My husband, Michael can't wait for the amazing lightning bugs that appear to be dancing all around and I look forward to waking up with a cup of tea on the back enclosed porch, lazy afternoons in the hammock - dozing off while reading a good book, and can't wait for the private outdoor shower. There is something special about showering outside and listening to the sounds of nature.

The Cottage truly has a character all it's own... a story to be told, memories to be made... a secluded retreat nestled amongst the trees. Visit Storybook Cottage... where every where every nook and cranny provide its own adventure, where nature blends into everyday life… Sit back, relax and enjoy.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sarah (Owner)
Advertiser since 2012
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About Sarah

We stumbled upon Leipers Fork by pure chance in the spring of 2011. We knew right then and there that we wanted to make this special place a part of our lives. Family is extremely important to us and we get such joy watching our son Wyatt enjoy the people and community as much as we do. We own four vacation rentals in the area want you to enjoy your stay with us. If there is anything that we can do to enhance your experience during your stay, please let us know. - Sarah, Michael, Wyatt and new baby Scotch

Sarah purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Sarah chose Franklin

We have had our eye on this property for the past two years. In addition to it's location in Leiper's Fork, we fell in love with it's charm. It has amazing cathedral ceilings, a custom built stone wall and an outdoor shower!

What makes this cottage unique

This cottage is one of a kind and is perfect for a romantic getaway, small families, weekend with friends or as an artist / writers retreat. Storybook Cottage is also horse friendly!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved everything about this storybook cottage. So much that we went to visit Kim and David at City Farmhouse. We even had to buy two of the flickering lantern candles to take home with us as a reminder of our time spent here.We enjoyed the outdoor fire pit on a cool evening. We also really enjoyed Puckett's!
Mar 2014
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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 16 traveler reviews

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Storybook Cottage Charming Dreamy Retreat On 8 Acres In Leiper's Fork- Must See
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews
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Storybook Cottage Charming Dreamy Retreat On 8 Acres In Leiper's Fork- Must See
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Franklin Tennessee
Franklin, TN
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5
Enjoyed our stay in this quaint fairytale like cottage. Beautiful details. Lovely surroundings. Looking forward to returning again!
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Storybook Cottage Charming Dreamy Retreat On 8 Acres In Leiper's Fork- Must See
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Franklin Tennessee
East Tennessee
5

Beautiful Cottage with Southern Classic Charm

  • 5 of 5
We had such a great time at the cottage. The outdoor shower is AMAZING! Storybook Cottage is a great place to get away, rest, and relax. The restaurants and coffee shops in Franklin are incredible as well. You won't be disappointed if you stay at Storybook.
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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Storybook Cottage Charming Dreamy Retreat On 8 Acres In Leiper's Fork- Must See
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Franklin Tennessee
California
5

Romantic Birthday weekend

  • 5 of 5
My husband outdid himself by arranging for us to stay in that StoryBook Cottage for my 45th birthday. It was absolutely charming and such a special time for us to relax, daydream, and just enjoy one another's company. I would highly recommend this dreamy cottage to anyone who is looking for a little piece of the country and a sweet little place to lay your head.
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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Storybook Cottage Charming Dreamy Retreat On 8 Acres In Leiper's Fork- Must See
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Franklin Tennessee
Kansas City, Missouri
5

Magical Getaway

  • 5 of 5
This cottage, surrounded by lush Tennessee countryside, is so charming it's difficult to find words! The location, just outside of Leiper's Fork, 9 miles from Franklin, and 30 miles from Nashville, is perfect for exploring the area's music, restaurants, and shopping. It's just down the road from the beautiful Natchez Trace, which offers opportunities for hiking, picnic spots, equestrian trails, and road cycling without the pressure of much traffic. The cottage (which is SPOTLESS) is decorated in clean, crisp, whites with a vintage farmhouse, shabby chic vibe. It's a perfect mix of romance with modern kitchen and laundry conveniences, plus flatscreen TV, DVD, wifi, and the most comfortable bed. We loved the fire pit, hammock, screened porch, and outdoor shower. It offers everything needed for a getaway--- we were tempted to never leave this incredible cottage! It may sound like hyperbole or cliche, but it was truly magical. We can't wait to return!
  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Franklin Tennessee
Medina, TN, US
5

Honeymooners

  • 5 of 5
This place was perfect for our little mini-moon. It felt like we were in our own personal fairytale. The decor, the outdoor rain shower, the cozy breakfast nook....every small detail made our stay magical and just added to the feelings of love and joy we were already caught up in.
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
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Franklin Tennessee
Carmel, IN
5

Delightful Long Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I booked a long-weekend stay at Storybook Cottage, and our experience was wonderful. We’ve visited Leiper’s Fork several times and usually try new places to stay, but it will be hard to stay anywhere other than Storybook in the future. The property was exceptionally clean. The cottage is beautifully and tastefully decorated but not overly done. It’s a very welcoming property. The bedroom was one of the most relaxing and restful in which we’ve had the pleasure of staying. We walked in, dropped our bags, exhaled, and said, “aaaaaah….” Sarah, Michael, Wyatt and Scotch definitely have the gift of hospitality and seem to have a finger on their guest’s pulse – having anticipated their every need and throwing in special touches here and there. Two things we always enjoy when we stay in Leiper’s: a drive on the Natchez Trace and breakfast one morning at The Country Boy. Jackson Fall’s are beautiful and only a 30 minute drive south on the Trace. We also enjoyed a great meal at Rolf & Daughters in Nashville’s Germantown and lunch at Franklin Mercantile Deli in nearby Franklin. Even though it was a rainy weekend, we had a great time at Storybook Cottage and look forward to a return visit.
  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Map

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Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Nashville Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Puckett's

Our charming cottage is located on eight acres in a secluded setting in Leipers Fork, four miles from Historic Leipers Fork Village, twelve miles south of Franklin and thirty miles south of Nashville. The Natchez Trace Parkway is a couple mile away and is perfect for hiking, biking, horseback riding and scenic drives.

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $175 Per night

Franklin Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 26 2014 - Nov 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2014 - Dec 28 2014
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
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$200
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 13.25%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Franklin Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 818 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Loft - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size sleeper sofa in living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
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