This 3 bedroom/2 bath quaint mountain cottage with waterfall and mountain views is just 20 minutes from downtown Asheville and sleeps up to 8. It's perched at the top of a private road in an historic community in the Upper Hickory Nut Gorge. Located at the base of Little Bearwallow Mountain, this quiet forested community features a few dozen cottages, a spring-fed pond for floating and fishing, shared green space and access to miles of hiking trails. The historic Hickory Nut Gorge Community Club building sits within walking distance and has been holding monthly potluck dinners for over 75 years. The picturesque Bearwallow Baptist Church is just up the street and still plays hymns that echo through the gorge every evening. Just minutes to Chimney Rock State Park, Lake Lure and Hendersonville, this is a perfect get away if you want peace & quiet with easy access to loads of activities! Spend a busy day visiting Biltmore Estate, walking the River Arts District, exploring the local micro-breweries & organic farms, or hiking the miles of trails, then return to this tranquil setting and while away the evening on the deck as the sun sets across the mountain top.
Main floor features large deck with view of Little Pisgah Mountain, great room with living/dining room, fully equipped kitchen, Master bedroom with private deck overlooking waterfall, full bath. Downstairs has 2 bedrooms, sitting/tv/game area and full bath.
Cottage offers: private setting surrounded by woods on three sides. Master has queen size bed, one downstairs bedroom has 1 twin & 1 double bed, second bedroom has 1 twin and 1 set of twin bunkbeds. Dining table can accommodate 8, 2 flat screen televisions w/ DVD players, WIFI, central heat/air, ceiling fans. charcoal grill. parking for 3 vehicles.
Direct access to miles of hiking trails within The Florence Preserve, NC Mountain Land Conservancy & Chimney Rock State Park.
all linens included
NOTE: This is a quiet, peaceful community. We are very serious about keeping it so for all who enjoy this area. Loud parties are not appropriate, so please be mindful of this as you make your plans. No motorcycles allowed.+ More