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One of a Kind, Professionally Decorated Log Home at the Top of the Mountain.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
4 nights

Description

Wolf Laurel House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, 4,500 square feet of Heaven on Earth. We guarantee it

Truly a Piece of history...Our amazing home was hand-crafted from 2 log cabins built in the 1860's, and originally located in the Tennessee Mountains. The cabins were carefully dismantled, transported and reassembled in their current location in the early 1980's. When we arrived on the exceptionally beautiful mountain top and saw the antique square cut logs, beautiful stone foundation and fireplaces we fell in love with this home even before seeing the interior! The area has the feel of a bygone era where time moved more slowly and we felt like we had come home.

Our beautiful mountain home was completely remodeled in 2012-2013. The house has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths, 2 wood burning fireplaces and a wood stove. It is professionally furnished and decorated and strikes the perfect balance of old fashioned mountain styles with all the comforts and amenities of modern living. All of the heart pine used in the floors, walls, and beams was salvaged from a cotton mill in South Carolina and the chestnut and oak was reclaimed from several barns north of Weaverville. Respecting the historic value of the house we carefully restored the bathrooms and created a state of the art kitchen with an Italian gas/electric range and island that the whole family can enjoy. The porch is the best ‘room’ in the house. With its fresh mountain air, breathtaking sunset views, rockers and a swinging bed, it’s great for relaxing with a book or taking an afternoon nap. The furnishings in the house are a combination of pieces from Ralph Lauren and other designers as well as antique pieces thoughtfully and lovingly collected throughout the South. We have had a wonderful time decorating our home!

In addition to the beauty of the home itself, we also have breathtaking views of Big Bald Mountain and the 3rd hole on the Wolf Laurel Golf Course. Our full Country and Village Club memberships allow you to dine in the clubhouse and use the pool, playground area, exercise facilities, pavilion, trout ponds (yes we have rods!), hiking trails and shelter/cookout area close to The Bald Mountain. Golf is available for a fee and whether you golf or not this course is a must see. It is located on the highest elevation of any golf course in the South East and is both incredibly beautiful and incredibly challenging.

Since we have owned this home it has become a passion for us. We have fallen in love with the area and the people here. Great care has been taken to create a unique and comfortable living space. We are only able to use the home during the winter season, and we hope very much that you can enjoy it during its prime season.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Lindsey
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 11, 2016

About Lindsey

We live in Canada where we own property in Lake of the Woods Ontario. We love the outdoors and it shows in our choice of surroundings both inside and out.

Lindsey purchased this house in 2009

Why Lindsey chose Asheville Area

Our family has been in the furniture business for many years, which has brought us to the Asheville area numerous times for the High Point Market. During these stays we have explored the area extensively and fell in love with the mountain styles, and the breathtaking nature. When we found Wolf Laurel we were hooked and we began searching for a vacation home in the area for our family to have a mountain getaway. We were captivated by this historic antique log house, which we have now converted to our home away from home.

What makes this house unique

When we stay here, it feels like taking a trip back to a simpler time. The stress is gone. There is plenty to do in the area, but some of the best times are just laying around the house - a book by the fireplace, a glass of wine on the porch, unwinding in the claw foot tub or the steam shower, just slowing down and relaxing. It is not hard to do when surrounded by the incredible natural beauty and the fresh mountain air.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

One of a Kind, Professionally Decorated Log Home at the Top of the Mountain.
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
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Wonderful Home

  • 5 of 5

Your home was fabulous and was everything as depicted in your photos. We loved the view and the amenities that we were able to partake. We had a wonderful time and enjoyed the beauty and comfort of your home. Thank you so very much in letting us experience your mountain treasure. We are looking forward to return next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous Log Home

  • 5 of 5

Our family can't say enough good things about this beautiful and well appointed log home. My wife, 16 month old son, dad, sister, nephew and I just spent the weekend here to attend a family wedding. We all left feeling that we wished we could have stayed a full week. This log home is very cozy and has an interior design that should be in magazines, while still having all the modern conveniences you need. We had terrible weather during our trip due to a hurricane off the NC/SC coast, but the warmth of this home (figuratively and literally) kept our spirits high and was wonderful space for our family to spend time together. We highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Scott and Christa, I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at your lovely home. Rustic, yet modern, in beautiful, peaceful surroundings. The sunsets were absolutely stunning! The house was clean and provided everything I needed. Excellent kitchen which was fully equipped. Even the one day with the water supply issue did not dampen my enjoyment. I also enjoyed the Nature Trail leading to the Appalachian Trail...saw a lot of deer! I hope to come back again. The perfect place to stay to get away from it all!!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best Mountain Stay

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful home! We were attending a wedding in the area and almost didn't want to go to it because we didn't want to leave this house. We had a great hike around the neighborhood, loved cooking in the kitchen, enjoyed a non-stop fire, and slept great! The details of the house are amazing, even the upstairs shower is worth mentioning.

Everything was clean and so welcoming upon arrival, I would not stay anywhere else if visiting this area again. And for what we paid, it was a total value.

Thank you for a wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mark and Pam Howard

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the cabin for 6 weeks and really enjoyed it. The beds and linens were very high quailty and very comfortable. The furniture was all leather and very nice. When you stay as long as we did the little things matter. Like all the above and having a very well stocked kitchen for cooking and eating. We had a great time sitting outside looking at he bonfire.

The herbs outside of the door was a nice touch. The weight room was great for us.

I quess one of the best parts was the quietness and just being with nature. We saw a lot of deer and turkeys right outside our window. Did not see a bear but a lot of people said that they did. Our neighbors, if you want to call them that being we really could not see their place, Charlie, Bobbie and Leann, was very helpful to us.

If you are looking to get away and just enjoy nature and quiet time you will love the cabin.

I would describe it this way, it is a very old farmhouse that has been renovated with very high quality furnishings and professional decorated , very rustic but very livable.

If you have always wanted to stay in a cabin in the mountains this is it.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brett & Kelli Cumming

  • 5 of 5

This home is rustic, but has modern amenities, excellent location, weather was great....and the homeowner very nice and accommodation.....we will definitely return.....

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Asheville Regional Airport AVL

Ours is one of the few privately owned properties that have access to the Appalachian Trail - 2,200 miles from Maine to Georgia of the best trail in the USA. (Yes we have maps at the house!) The views from the house are breathtaking and the fresh mountain air is invigorating. The Wolf Laurel Stables are a 5 minute drive from the house and if you choose to go into town, Asheville is only 30 minutes from the mountaintop. It is a mecca of history, arts, restaurants, shops and filled with lots of fun. Asheville is home to the Biltmore Estate, constructed by the Vanderbilt family in the late 1800's and the largest privately owned home in the U.S.. (Check it out at: www.biltmore.com) There is also the Grove Park Inn (check out the porch rockers!) and Pack Square Park.

Rates & Availability

Wolf Laurel House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$325
$1,625
$5,995
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $130
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.75%

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Amenities

Wolf Laurel House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Master Ensuite - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Ensuite Bathroom
    Main Floor Bedroom - 1 queen
    Lower Level Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1). Twin size beds (2).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Full Golf Membership at the Wolf Laurel Country Club provides golf access for a per game fee in addition to access to the dining room and brand new fitness center (opening May 2016!) Full Membership at the Wolf Laurel Village Club allows access to the pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, trout pond and picnic pavilions. The house has a direct view of Big Bald Mountain, overlooks the 3rd hole of the Wolf Laurel Golf Course and the hiking trails connect to the Appalachian trail system. The house was professionally decorated in 2012-2103 and amenities include a steam shower, clawfoot tub and all new furniture and appliances. There are also two open wood burning fire places, 1 wood stove AND we are continually updating.

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