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Leipers Fork Charming Barn Loft

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Barn, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Come and relax in this beautiful country side where life is a little simpler, people are kinder and the grass truly is greener. I do accept same day bookings, just call.

"If checking calendar the day of stay as a last minute walkin always call since it shows unavailable."

This barn loft apartment is an open floor plan with just over 700 square feet of room to enjoy. 'THERE IS NO KITCHEN'. Two (2) Queen size beds are available as well as (1) inflatable raised queen bed and a sofa to sleep on. The BATHROOM has a shower and no bathtub. There is a bean bag bed full size for children only. Large windows overlook the horse paddocks on both ends where you can watch our horses roam and relax in the sunshine.

Accommodations are comfortable and serene as the farm is located on a dead end street with little traffic. Restaurants are within a few minutes from the farm as well as shopping and entertainment. Stay put and relax or venture out into the County for sight seeing and adventure.

Visit our small village Leipers Fork and enjoy shopping at our antique stores, browse our art galleries where local artists are displayed and then dine in our cafe and restaurants. Enjoy live music every day but Monday at Pucketts Grocery or join us for one of our towns festivals or events. Thursday in Leipers is open mic night and creole shrimp boil, Friday and Saturday nights offer dinner and shows, reservations advised if possible.

The farm has horses and dogs roaming and greeting our guests. The horse barn has 4 stalls, a wash bay and tack room. Four paddocks hold the horses along with a full size dressage arena lit for night riding. We welcome overnight guests with their horses who are traveling.

You don't have to own or travel with your horse to stay. You are free to enjoy the sight of our little herd out in the fields. If you chose to you may have a private horseback riding lesson taught by Kirstin. She has been teaching adults and children to ride for over 10 years and is exceptional at helping those intimidated learn the love of horses.

Also provided by appointment is our personal growth/therapy sessions that use Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. We are trained and Internationally certified through EAGALA for this. You may read more information at our website provided on the first page.

Keywords: Barn Loft apartment, Studio apartment, open floor plan, country estate, horse farm

More Details

Owner
Kirstin Mason
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Kirstin Mason

Chose this area to raise my daughter because of the beauty of the land, kindness of residents and peaceful surroundings. Originally from the northeast settled in Tennessee back in the early 1980's because of the kindness of the people and the beauty of the land. Life long horse owner/lover who likes to share her sanctuary with others.

Providing a unique service to the middle Tennessee area of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy is my honor. The only private practice in middle TN providing this service.

Kirstin Mason purchased this barn in 2002

Why Kirstin Mason chose Franklin

Quiet, serene, peaceful all while being in the great outdoors and close to a major city. Could not imagine living any other place because of the surroundings, the people and the weather. Hiking on the Natchez Trace is right around the corner from the farm.

What makes this barn unique

Having dogs and horses at your finger tips if wanted or just to view. If not you just enjoy your stay and ignore them. Though Avery (border collie) may ask you to play over and over again. Having coffee on the deck in the morning is a favorite pastime. Many enjoy the energy here as it is so serene.

Amenities

Franklin Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • No parties without permission of owner. Guests welcome to have visitors please ask if groups larger than average.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Normal bathroom with toilet, sink and shower. Towels provided as well as all linens.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (3) 2 Queen size beds and a full size couch to sleep on. Inflatable queen sized raised bed available also., Child Beds (1) This is a super large bean bag that converts into a bed for children. Makes into a full size bed. Not recommended for adults as it is on the floor.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Views of horse paddocks on both sides of apartment. Horses are for lessons by appointment only. Can accommodate over night horses with current paperwork and reservations, additional charges apply. Hiking up on the Historic Natchez Trace is just minutes from the farm. Serenity and solitude are the essence of this little private farm.

Reviews

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Leipers Fork Charming Barn Loft
average rating of 4.9423075 based on 104 reviews
5

A cozy haven

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay here. Very well appointed, very cozy. I adored waking up to see horses every morning!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jenica it was nice hosting you and your guests. Please feel free to come back and enjoy the loft in the future. Thanks for playing with Avery she enjoyed the company as well. Kirstin
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5

Charming, clean, peaceful and a wonderful experience. Can't wait to return.

  • 5 of 5

It was all we had hoped for and more. The hospitality was outstanding.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sereta I am so glad you both enjoyed the farm loft and Avery as much as you did. The note you left up their was lovely. Please don't hesitate to come back if you are in the area. Thank you. Kirstin
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Everything we expected and more!

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I would for sure come back if we ever visited Franklin Tennessee again. We have already recommended this location to others.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I thank you for your kind words after staying in the barn loft. I am in hope that next time you will see that it gets a 5 star approval. Thanks so much. Kirstin
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5

Time Rests Here

  • 5 of 5

We were a bit unsure, cautious etc... when we booked Kirstin's property due to its location, a barn loft ?!?! etc. and it being our first trip to Tennessee. We arrived late in the evening after a long flight and Kirstin's directions could not have been more perfect. The location of Kirstin's property is incredible. Parking our car out back and seeing the beautifully lit barn and the amazing stars and of course Avary the super dog was very welcoming. The photos of the loft do not do it justice. The feeling of home is evident the minute you walk inside. Kirstin is the perfect host checking to see if you need anything and giving you the space and freedom you need to enjoy and explore her beautiful property. Our daughter moved to Thompson Station in June with her family which is about seven miles from Kirsten’s home. That being said we will return in April and of course stay with our friends Kirsten and Avary.

Our deepest thanks Kirsten.

Jeanie and Darrell San Diego, CA.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Darrell and Jeanie it was so nice to host you both on your first adventure to Tennessee. So glad you chose the farm to stay on while exploring. It was lovely to see you and your grandkids out playing on the farm with Avery. She loves her job and will play for as long as you would like. I am glad you both were so comfortable and enjoyed the scenery as much as I do here on the farm. It truly is a sanctuary to more people than just me, lol. Hope to see you in the Spring. Thanks. Kirstin
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5

It was wonderful as always to be able to feel like I live there.

  • 5 of 5

It was so nice and quiet away from the hustle and bustle. Thank you Kirsten for sharing a little piece of heaven as I like to call it. And I always love to see the horses and Avery.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kim, It was nice meeting your daughter this time and so glad she came with you. I appreciate the review and the fact you feel so at home on the farm. Please come back any time and one of these days bring your hubby. Thanks. Kirstin
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5

Great place In franklen Tenn...

  • 5 of 5

Very Nice place to stay, enjoyed it very much...Very Clean & Neat.....

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ruth Anne it was very nice to meet you and so glad you enjoyed your stay on the farm. You are welcome back any time you are in the area. Thanks again. Kirstin
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nashville
Nearest Barpub
1.3 Miles
Pucketts
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Franklin
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Hwy 96
Nearest Restaurant
1.3 Miles
Country Boy/Pucketts/Sugar
Car: necessary

If you google Leipers Fork you can find all the events we are hosting in this village.

September is the Fork Fest

October is the Towns Largest Yard Sale

Art Crawl

City Farmhouse Pop Up Show

Chili Cookoff

Guitar Show

November Turkey Shoot

December Leipers Fork Christmas Parade

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee (1-2 nite) $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.25%

Each additional person is $25.00 per night, some exceptions can apply for infants/children after first two. Pet Fee is $50.00 each pet per stay. The quotable rates may not include all fees. Contact me for exact quotes before booking so you know exactly what to expect in charges. Thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund