Bakersville House Rental Photos and Description
Get out of Florida,Georgia, etc. for Summer
On property is trophy trout stream for fly fishing; Within 3 miles of Appalachian Trail; within one hour of great snow skiing in Boone/Blowing Rock; Within one hour of the Biltmore House at Asheville; within 30 minutes of Roan Mountain State Park with swimming pool; within 15 minutes of whitewater rafting and tubing; within 20 minutes of Penland School which has spawned hundreds of artists and galleries within an hour; within 35 minutes of Blue Ridge Parkway; within 35 minutes of Johnson City (movies, mall, restaurants)
- not suitable for children
- non smoking only
- wheelchair accessible
- pets not allowed
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- Long-term Renters Welcome
About Roger Jenkins
Retired Dean and Professor - Was professor and/or dean at U. of Tennessee, Wake Forest University, and Miami University. Former President of Goody's Family Clothing.
Roger Jenkins purchased this house in 2011
Why Roger Jenkins chose Bakersville
My Mother was born and grew up on this property.
As a child, I remember visiting with my grandparents - climbing cherry trees to eat red and black cherries, having family reunions, and best memory was trout fishing in a beautiful stretch of the stream.
What makes this house unique
Mountain views, 375 yards of private blue ribbon trout stream, two large scenic barns with white fences, almost walking distance to Appalachian Trail, and everything inside house is brand new- from bathrooms to kitchen cabinets and appliances,to windows.