Iconic mountain farmhouse nestled in the Blue Ridge mountains. This recently renovated artist’s home is the perfect balance of contemporary design and rustic charm with local artwork and antiques throughout. A clear, bold mountain creek runs a stones throw from the front door filling the entire environment with the calm, soothing sounds of rushing water. Surrounded by a large yard and forest lands, the house offers outdoor enthusiasts a sanctuary of sounds and sights.
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The Farmhouse at a glance…
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The farmhouse is located in the Pensacola community, south of Burnsville nestled in the Black Mountain chain in the shadow of Mount Mitchell, the highest peak east of the Rockies. Located approx 8 miles south of Burnsville, where you’ll discover live music, libations, art, shops, coffee, casual & fine dining.
The area is rich in outdoor activities for all ages, from hiking, white water rafting, tubing, kayaking, gem mining, horse back riding and more. Approx 50 minutes to the south is the city of Asheville which has been called the ‘Paris of the South’.
Within a 50 minute drive you can explore the urban excitement of Asheville with its buzzing art scene featuring hundreds of fine artists, performing arts venues, crafters, folk artists and numerous galleries. Asheville’s vibrant food scene is diverse and runs the gamut from four-star cuisine to unique food trucks and the beer scene boasts the most breweries per capita of any U.S. city.
I have been wanting to stay at this Iconic Yellow Farmhouse for a couple of years and finally made it to stay there with my family friend. Everything was as written in the description and Kerstin & John had let me know all instructions in a timely and clear manner. Many things were provided, like toilet papers, hand soaps, all sorts of detergents. I loved that the floor was super clean as we don't wear shoes in the house. Kids loved the swing in the porch and the swing and slide set in front of the house. We would probably go back to this Farmhouse in a different season to enjoy the nature around the house.Hwasoon 6/12/2021
Great getaway My friends and I came from West TN to hike...the farmhouse was very cute, in a remote and private area...the owner emailed to check on us and make sure everything was good...we couldn't find the firestarter and sent email to ask...the owner got back to us really quickly. The wifi was great...TV was set up perfect...very easy to switch to blu-ray or back to streaming.
Only issue I could see was the swingset and hammock were in areas with tall grass and weeds...if we had brought our children, they wouldn't have been able to enjoy those things.
So Lovely! The property was exactly as listed and even better! Lovely brook running through the property that makes the perfect sound to lull you to sleep at night! My only feedback would be that VRBO will list this house as 9 miles from Mount Mitchell...which is true if you are a bird. The reality is it is nearly an hour drive to the trail head for Mount Mitchell - which was absolutely fine and so worth it!KelliAnna Q. 5/13/2021
Peaceful Mountain Respite The tranquillity of the fresh mountain stream coupled with the breezes risking through the luscious woods provided the only sounds (and the ocasional birdsongs) heard throughout our stay.
A most welcoming atmosphere is felt immediately upon entering The Yellow Farm House. The comfortable beds and warm of the fire pit has all sleeping like there were no worries in the world.
If you are seeking a place to rejuvenate, this is definitely the place!
Perfect. This house is straight out of a fairy tale. From the creek right outside the front door, to the clawfoot tubs in both of the bathrooms, to the fire pit on the back patio, to the beautiful property overall, my family and I are now obsessed with this house and WILL be returning for future visits. Already planning one for the summer. We thought the "no cell service" thing would be an issue. but honestly, it made it better. We were in our own little world and loved every second of it.Kristi L. 4/19/2021
Amazing time at a beautiful home! My friends and I had such a great time at the Iconic Yellow Farmhouse. The drive is a bit far out, but the house is adorable and more spacious than we thought! John even has a guest guide for nearby trails, restaurants, etc. and it was super helpful! Also love the backyard with fire pit and hammock. Some of us walked up the mountain in the backyard, it’s a challenging trail but pretty fun!Katie V. 3/12/2021