Located on a private, gated property just minutes from charming downtown Waynesville, this 2,600-square-foot log home is finished with unique craftsman details such as locust-branch porch railings, handmade doors with forged iron door latches, and stone fireplace. The house is furnished with country antiques, braided rugs, and quality new furniture including king and queen beds. All bedrooms plus sleeping loft have mountain views. Rustle up some breakfast in the gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, solid cherry cabinets, copper farm sink, and granite countertops, then head out for a fun day of hiking and picnicking in nearby Smoky Mountain National Park, shopping in Waynesville and Maggie Valley, or gallery-hopping in Asheville--or just relax at home and enjoy the view of Cold Mountain and the Blue Ridge Parkway from the swing on the 12-foot-wide screened porch!
Tired muscles will appreciate the whirlpool bathtub in the master bath. Later, while the kids head for the roomy downstairs playroom, sink into one of the leather sofas by the fire and read, watch cable TV, or send a “wish you were here” note to friends via wireless internet. Have a dinner to remember, around the long table lit atmospherically by an antique chandelier or beyond the French doors on the porch. New, comfy mattresses with feather duvets await. Open the casement window and have your best sleep in ages in the cool mountain air! Locust Hill offers an admirable balance of country charm and modern comfort.
An addition completed in 2015 increases the social space with a new dining room/TV room that flows seamlessly from the great room via a unique curved arch.
This home also offers high speed wireless internet, TV's with DVD's and Direct TV Plus package in all 3 bedrooms as well as in the new TV room. Also enjoy the stereo system in the great room with the capability to transfer your favorite music (via outdoor speakers) to the covered decks. Gameroom in the basement includes ping pong table, darts and seating. Children and adults as well are sure to enjoy the delightful experience of sleeping on the newly added bed on the screened front porch, Perfect for listening to nature and enjoying the fresh mountain air on a summer's night. Pictures available in gallery. Locust Hill is situated on 50 private acres accessible by gate. This serene location is convenient to area attractions and the newly built shopping plaza in Waynesville. Maggie Valley is approximately 20 minutes from this location. Enjoy nature at its finest at Locust Hill.
During the holidays of July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year's this home "may" require a 5 night minimum unless owner approves fewer days. The peak month of October "may" require a 3 night minimum stay. Please call us if you need fewer days!
Guests from Arkansas and Kansas - “This has been a perfect spot from which to venture out to explore all the wonderful things the region has to offer including The Blue Ridge Parkway, Biltmore Estate, dining with the locals at Clyde's, taking roadtrips to towns like Sylva, Dillsboro, Cashiers and Highlands. But our favorite part of each day was coming back to our home away from home! Thank you for allowing us to stay at your beautiful cabin in the mountains. It will forever hold a special place in our hearts.”
|Main||Kitchen, dining, Great room, Master (King), 1 Full, 2 bath plus 1 Queen bed on porch|
|2nd||2 Queen, Twin, 1 bath|
|Loft||Twin bed and trundle bed|
|Views||Long Range Mountain
|Heat Source||Central Heat||Fireplace||Open|
|Hot Tub Fee||n/a|
|Travel Insurance||6.5% Total cost less security deposit|
|Daily Rate||Weekly Rate||Monthly Rate|
January - December
Thanksgiving and Christmas Week