Sweet Mountain Dreams, Lakes & Streams
Escape into a scenic Southeast USA destination steeped in Americana history dating back to the 1700's, that is set along the North Carolina Blue Ridge Parkway and nicknamed "The Crown of Blue Ridge" - Blowing Rock. Named after its geographical formation serving up sweeping views of mountain peaks, fertile forests and the beautiful Johns River Gorge, Blowing Rock is a wonderful destination to discover. With its charming downtown dotted with award-winning restaurants, beautiful churches, local shops, year-round outdoor activities, magnificent views and a cool climate, this historic heritage mountain village makes it a superb choice for families and couples seeking something different to experience for a vacation retreat. Explore its lively art scene and museum; go biking along its great cycle routes or sightsee the picturesque views on a roadtrip day; hike the trails and birdwatch within its bordering Pisgah National Forest; test your climbing on challenging rock formations and zipline; take to the comfort of a saddle and horseback through the mountains; enjoy the thrill of white-water rafting or the calmer side of the rivers as you cast out while fly-fishing in this natural paradise.
Stay in this modern mountain masterpiece in the stunning gated community of Sweetgrass, a unique community with its very own beach, a lake, streams and hiking trails. This newly built home showcases a modern mountain ambiance with its sweeping ceilings and tasteful decor, surrounded by a gorgeous mountain landscape and fertile forest. Enjoy entertaining within a spacious chic open-floor plan, starting with the Living Room with its large picture windows and rock wall fireplace; flow into the fully-equipped kitchen to cook-up quick meals and snacks or mix some cocktails. Ample seating is provided by a lovely Dining Room or the cozy kitchen island bar. Gather around on the outdoor covered deck to enjoy al fresco meals or morning coffee and breakfast and marvel at the views....all the makings for many wonderful outdoor gatherings!
Guests enjoy access to the community privileges that include a public lodge with a recreation room, fitness center, ping pong table and kayaking equipment, along with hiking, fishing and other outdoor activities. The property is a short 1/2 mile drive to the Blue Ridge Parkway and only 10 minutes from some of the most popular hikes in the area including Rough Ridge, Bass Lake, Moses Cone and the Boone Fork Trail.
Private Residence with 2 levels
3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3 square feet, 1 square meters
King, Queen, and Full
8 guests maximum
1 hr 45 mins by car
Ranges of Grandfather Mountain, a short walk to Boone Fork Creek and a lakeside beach with sweeping views of Grandfather Mountain.
No Pets Allowed
Not Handicap Accessible
Activities of Interest
- Snow Skiing
- Wine Country
- Grandfather Mountain Winery
- Blue Ridge Parkway Hiking & Biking
- Trout Lake & Fishing
- Tweetsie Railroad Tours
Places of Interest
- Price Lake
- Blue Ridge Parkway
- Moses Cone
- Blowing Rock Brewery
- Rough Ridge
- Grandfather Mountain & The Mile High Swinging Bridge
- Pisgah National Forest trails