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Enchanting Home on Private Lot - No Cleaning Fee

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Space 3,448 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Enchanting Home on 1.5 acre Private Lot

The Bashford is a great 'skip the hotel and save' option for small/sizable groups!

This beautiful 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom home provides an outstanding location with easy access to Raleigh (including downtown), Cary and Durham. This home sits on nearly 1.5 acres to maximize your privacy. It is located only minutes from the buzz of Raleigh, including PNC Arena, where you can catch a concert or Hurricanes game historic downtown Cary to explore the arts, NC State University (owner's alma mater) for a good ole' regular season game or college tour, Lake Johnson Park for a nice walk, boating etc. and tons of necessity and leisure shopping.

Who should stay here?:

- Our home is perfect for comfortably accommodating a multi-family, or just one big family stays

- Sports' team or work retreats

- Family reunions

- Out-of-towners attending a wedding

- A weekend getaway with the guys or gals

- ...and a temporary home for so many more!

We welcome all to come relax and enjoy this spacious home with Brazilian santos mahogany hardwood and great natural lighting throughout. The main level of this 2-story home includes a family room with a brick gas log fireplace and built in bookshelves, 3 bedrooms with a master that opens out onto the 2nd story deck, a dining room and 4 full bathrooms (<--- great for big groups needing to get ready in a hurry).

BONUS: The fully finished basement includes 3 bedrooms, a full second kitchen and a leisure room with a brick gas log fireplace. Easy access (including wheelchair accessibility) to the back patio and driveway. This home offers a large deck for entertaining and a lower level deck for grilling or simply relaxing.

For outdoor enthusiast, go kayaking and canoeing at Lake Johnson. It is a few minutes away with 3.5 miles of paved greenway trails, 1.9 miles of unpaved trails, boardwalk, boat rentals and fishing.

Note: There is a one bedroom efficiency apartment with separate entrance and driveway where the owner may be staying. If the owner is present during your stay, no interaction is required as your privacy is very important.

If this home does not meet your need please visit my our other property at http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3800430

More Details

Owner
Craig
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 29, 2017

About Craig

Craig is a native of North Carolina. He is a proud alum of North Carolina State University, holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering. Craig lives no too far away from this location in Apex, NC with his three sons and enjoys coaching youth basketball, teaching Cisco Certified Network Associate courses and spending time with family and friends.

Craig purchased this house in 2014

Why Craig chose Raleigh

I purchased this property because it falls quite near my alma mater, keeping me in close ties with friends that became family and local university events. Bashford has a great location and is conveniently located in the Research Triangle Park (RTP) area. This home offers a lot of flexibility both in terms of lodging and entertaining for not only my family when we are here, but for my renters as well.

What makes this house unique

The Bashford has six spacious bedrooms that easily allow for small family gatherings and a convenient night's stay; keeping everyone close in a spacious home. The property's lot offers guests the opportunity to do some indoor/outdoor entertaining be they in the summer or fall months without having to go rent a local park. It has a nice amount of grass area for the kids, paved lot and covered deck w/a ceiling fan and patio seating for those that prefer a little less direct sunlight.

Amenities

Southwest Raleigh House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3448 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master bath - toilet , shower
    Main floor bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Floor Guest Bath - toilet , shower
    Basement Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Most rooms have ceiling fans available.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

Enchanting Home on Private Lot - No Cleaning Fee
average rating of 4.9038463 based on 52 reviews
5

Wonderful Christmas Visit

  • 5 of 5

I spent Christmas at The Bashford and it was an amazing trip. There was plenty of room for all adults and children. The layout of the home was perfect with plenty of space for family time and enough room to step away for a quick nap. Plenty of linen was available, the kitchen had everything we needed and the bedrooms were comfortable. What else do you need to celebrate Christmas away from home? I would just say bring your family and enjoy the visit. Thanks Craig for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review and candor. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and found it comfortable for you and your family. We truly hope to host you at one of our properties in the near future. Happy New Year!
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5

One of the best vacation homes!

  • 5 of 5

I was looking for a home that would fit a large family and came across this beautiful home. We were a group of 16 and we all fit perfectly. The home owner was very attentive. Definitely made our trip well worth it. Would definitely stay at this home again.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and again for your stay at one of our Williams Manor properties. We're glad we could accommodate your trip. We certainly look forward to your return trip. Have a great rest of holiday season!
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5

AWESOME

  • 5 of 5

We walked into a very spacious, clean and beautifully decorated home and it exceeded all of our expectations. It accommodated a lot of family members to gather together in one place to celebrate my wedding and this would have been very difficult to do in a hotel and there was enough space to park all of the cars.

We appreciate you allowing us to check in early.

My family and I had a wonderful time while staying in your home!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.
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5

Family fun maded AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5

Location, Location, Location then add a fab home with ALL the amenities...WOW! The home was close enough to everything, but far enough that we had privacy. The home decor, layout and space was AWESOME! We had 4 generations in one home and enough space that we all enjoy ourselves without interrupting others.

We already have plans to re-visit with just the women of the family...!

Great price + Great location = Great Family Fun

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Looking forward to your next visit!
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4

Lovely house and land. Great for family reunion.

  • 4 of 5

The house has a nice layout with privacy space on both floors. Maintenance and cleaning issues had to be dealt with but the owner responded immediately. Our family had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure working with you. See you next visit.
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5

Amazing !!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this 6 bedroom/4 bathroom house, in Raleigh, NC. We not only hosted family but we also hosted our sons wedding rehearsal dinner there as well. Everything was neat, organized, and well maintained. The owner was only a shout away if we had any questions or concerns. Plenty of room for everyone. I would rent this place again in a heart beat, highly recommend it for anyone who wanted to be close to the Raleigh area. My family thought it was the perfect house for us all to be together under one roof.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. See you next time.
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Rates & Availability

Southwest Raleigh House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
5 night minimum stay
$470
 
 
Independence Weekend
Jun 28 2017 - Jul 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
$2,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
December Holiday
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Memorial Day
May 24 2018 - May 28 2018
5 night minimum stay
$470
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$390
$2,100
$5,850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 13 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Property Damage Protection $59

There is a $500 event fee for gatherings over 20 people

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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