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Studio Apartment, Walk to Downtown Franklin, Pets, Big Yard & Operated by Locals

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Description

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Elegant & Romantic, 800 SqFT Studio w/ Parking, Amazing Views, Southern Charm

Captain's Quarters is a spacious, newly-converted studio apartment that is fully furnished and only 6 blocks from the heart of Downtown Franklin. The apartment sits behind our original family home - Stone Oaks - that was built in 1919.

You'll enjoy a truly comfortable night's sleep in our brand new king-size bed as well as other amenities such as a flat screen TV, a fully-stocked galley kitchen with stove/oven and a Keurig coffee maker, brand new tiled bathroom, and so much more.

The private setting and drive offers ample room to enjoy the outdoors with the assurance of quiet and comfort should you choose to stay in and relax away the day.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Damon Rogers
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2016
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About Damon Rogers

Welcome! We are Damon and Mark Rogers, the grateful custodians of Damon's family home where we retired in 2000 after 30 years of Navy life. Mark is a retired Naval Officer, and we have been very fortunate to have lived and travelled all over the world.

The family home was built in 1919 and Generals Retreat (VRBO #496793) and Captains Quarters, two of our rental properties located behind the Big House, were originally built in 1970 as a guest home and office suite.

Much of the surroundings you'll see when staying at one of our vacation rentals in Franklin have been gradually collected during our Navy years and represent our strong Southern heritage and love of antiques.

Damon Rogers purchased this studio in 1919

Why Damon Rogers chose Tennessee

Originally built as an office suite behind the original 1919 historic family home, you will be amazed at the beautiful conversion from a spacious office suite into an elegant studio apartment. This 800 square foot apartment boasts "brand new everything" with the exception of the family antiques and collected prints throughout.

The original office has become the elegantly-appointed living room, and the king size bed and kitchen nook are just two of many reasons to stay at Captains Quarters. The original powder room has become a fully stocked galley kitchen with microwave, doll-sized oven and stove (so precious!), 18 cubic foot refrigerator/freezer, toaster, Keurig coffee maker, Italian dishes and serving pieces, and plenty of pots, pans, pyrex and cooking utensils to cook the day away.

In what was once the adjoining storage room has now become a fully-tiled bathroom with tub/shower combination and houses a spacious walk in closet and separate laundry room!

The outside welcomes you with a sweet front porch, window boxes, and seasonal plants contained in wrought iron planters passed down for generations. Walk around to the side yard and enjoy badminton, corn hole or the fire pit with ample wood supplied. Relax in the common patio area or cook on the outdoor gas grill located on the outside patio.

This elegant studio is such a must see piece of real estate in charming Franklin, TN that we often joke about wanting to move in ourselves!

What makes this studio unique

I (Damon) pride myself on being a preservationist and believe in repurposing from old buildings. Shutters throughout the studio came from the basement of my family home, and the Civil War era window grills were bought from a friend after a historic home was demolished.

Both Captains Quarters (VRBO Listing #497691) and Generals Retreat (VRBO #496793) can be rented to accommodate up to 6 people! For extensive details of the three properties we own in historic Franklin.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

Studio Apartment, Walk to Downtown Franklin, Pets, Big Yard & Operated by Locals
average rating of 4.877551 based on 49 reviews
5

Trip to Franklin - Thanksgiving

  • 5 of 5

Had a very good visit in Franklin over Thanksgiving with my Nephew. Enjoyed the stay at the Captains Quarters. Excellent place for a couple or a single individual. It had everything we needed and the plus was the Keurig coffee pot. Enjoyed the quiet surrounding, wish weather was a little warmer we would have sat outside. Have already recommended to several individuals back home in Michigan. Thanks. Love the town of Franklin. Very clean, the pictures on internet depicted the correct layout, amenities, etc. Kitchen was equipped with everything you would need. Did some Christmas shopping and enjoyed 55 South restaurant.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous Home!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent the weekend at Captains Quarters and had a thoroughly enjoyable time exploring Franklin, TN, and catching a concert at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Captains Quarters looks like it came right out of the pages of Southern Living! Damon has thought of everything to make her guests feel comfortable and taken care of, including having a delicious loaf of banana bread greeting us at the Keurig coffee station next to the kitchen. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! We would love for you to come back as you are absolutely perfect guests! Thank you so much for your kind review and know that we will keep the lights burning for your return visit!
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Wonderful Property!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed staying at Captains Quarters in Franklin, Tennessee. The location was perfect and the property was beautiful, clean and very well equipped. The Rogers are very nice and were very helpful

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your generous 5* review! We adore what we do and we love sharing our property who appreciate the little extras in life! Come back and see us anytime! You were delightful guests!
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Pearland
5

Nice cozy rental

  • 5 of 5

First I would like to say that Mary and Mark were a nice couple. This rental is located behind the main house which makes it seem more secluded. There is a small but practical kitchen, washer and dryer and most everything you will need for your stay. The king bed was very comfortable. TV, CD player are available but not used except for a couple of hours during the week stay. Close to down town Franklin and you can walk or drive. I highly recommend this rental. So much better than a hotel.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an excellent review! You were perfect guests and we hope you will come visit again!
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Scottsdale, AZ
4

Southern Charm

  • 4 of 5

We recently stayed in this charming little house to attend a wedding in Old Franklin. My husband and I had a wonderful time walking the quaint little streets looking at all of the beautiful homes and visiting the many shops and restaurants within walking distance. The home was well appointed and very homey. I hope to come back again soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I so enjoyed meeting your sweet husband and was delighted to extend your checkout time so you could enjoy lunch with your friends in our charming town! We love folks who love our property and our town and I thank you for your review.
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Vero Beach, Florida
5

Southern Comfort!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! Mark and Damon made us feel like we were at home. The location of this property is fantastic. The guest cottage is charming and comfortable with all the comforts of home. We will definitely stay here again and we have already recommended it to friends and relatives. Thank you Mark and Damon for your southern hospitality.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! What a wonderful review by wonderful guests! We love doing what we do especially when we meet such nice and enthusiastic new friends like you!
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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Nashville International Airport (BNA)
Nearest Barpub
0.9 Miles
Red Pony
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Spencer Creek
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I-65
Nearest Restaurant
0.9 Miles
Cork & Cow
Car: recommended

Whether you walk, drive or catch the Franklin Trolley, you are easily accessible to Carnton Plantation, The Carter House, The Lotz House, movies or live entertainment at the Franklin Theater, shopping, antiquing or sightseeing. Museum tours, bike tours, and ghost tours are abundant or walk a block to Jim Warren Park for fresh air and sunshine. Jim Warren also boasts a Skate Park!

If you are a foodie, you will be pleased as there are numerous privately owned restaurants within walking distance. For the wine aficionado, Arrington Vineyards is but a short car drive along picturesque country roads, or enjoy our quaint country neighbor, Leiper's Fork, where you can pick up the Natchez Trace Parkway and head into Nashville for another full day adventure.

Those of us living in Franklin boast that "we are 15 miles south and 100 years down the road from Nashville." A 30 minute drive gets you to 'Music City USA'! Franklin has been mentioned in major publications like Southern Living, CNN, Money Magazine, Forbes, and Business Week as one of the best places to live, work, and visit in the entire country, and Captains Quarters is centrally located in the historic district of Franklin - home to 150 places to explore that are on the National Registry.

Rates & Availability

Franklin Studio Rental Rates

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Development Rate
Mar 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
1 night minimum stay
$150
$950
$3,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$150
$950
$3,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 17.25%

Maximum 2 people.
Non refundable Pet Deposit of $100 per pet.
Non refundable Cleaning Fee of $50.00 per visit.
50% deposit is required upon booking. Balance is due 30 days prior to arrival. Cancellations within the 30 days prior to arrival are non refundable (sorry, no exceptions).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Franklin Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • 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 ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Full bath with walk-in closet and washer/dryer combo
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Luscious king-size bed with reading lamps and end tables
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
Stroll along sidewalks to the heart of downtown Franklin in less than 15 minutes for the many festivals, shopping or eating or stroll 5 minutes to Jim Warren Park enjoying National Registry properties no matter the route.

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