Property Description Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 1 Bath, sleeps 5 and smokehouse studio(Sleeps 2)
The Little Peak Creek farm cabin is located on 72 acres on some of the most beautiful mountain land in the high county. There is a second listing on this site for a TREE HOUSE to rent as well . The number of that listing is #1317532. Each rental 2 night minimum.
The farm has open pasture land, with farm animals for the whole family to enjoy. There are large hardwood forests and pine forests with trails winding all through the property. The trail to the over look offers a deck and chairs, and a view of every major mountain in the county, including the mountains in Virginia .
Gather your own eggs and sometimes fresh vegetables, when in season from the cabin garden. In the evening the property is great for stargazing as there is no light pollution . Enjoy the cabin's front yard and lull away the afternoon in the hammock. There is a large Bocce ball court in the front yard for day and night time entertainment.. Enjoy reading and relaxing on the front or back porch, or on a rainy day find a movie to watch. The cabin has Direct tv, and has all the movie channels, it has wi-fi. The kids can enjoy the Smokehouse sand box which is on the lower level and is enclosed, while you can watch from rocking chairs on the porch. We have bikes on the property that you can use and will gladly provide you with suggested routes and back packs for your outing. If you love animals we have chickens, goats, ducks, geese, donkeys dogs and horses. Feel free to visit them as you wander the property on our hiking trails .
The owners live in a separate lodge on the property , but are a good distance from the cabin offering all the privacy you want. Their home is adjacent to a pond and it has a small dock. They prefer to consider the pond area at their home their private space, but they are happy for you to stop to snap a picture or two. As you pass their home on the trail to the overlook you will see hillsides planted with wildflowers in the spring, summer and fall. The farm house cabin at Little Peak Creek Farm is charming and allows you to return to a simpler time. It is decorated beautifully and provides a homey atmosphere. You will want to adopt it as your own second home after your first visit. In the summer we provide you with a delightful kitchen garden where you can pick your own lettuce, herbs and tomatoes and cucumbers for the freshest salad you have ever tasted. The Willingham's personal garden, where they grow their food for winter, is a place to visit and learn about the plants grown there or you can produce some beautiful photographs to document your trip. The smokehouse studio is a private space to sleep 2 but does not have it's own bathroom so you need to know that you will walk a short distance to the farm house for use of the bathroom . From the smoke house you will hear and see the creek and water fall from your bed! The stunning barn rebuilt in 2013, after a tragic fire, is a delight to everyone for collecting eggs and visiting with the animals.
The cabin is well located for everything you would want to do. It is only 15 minutes from the historic town of West Jefferson. The town has a wide variety of interesting shops, great choices for dining, galleries, and a wonderful farmers market.
There are back street concerts, as well as many other events all around Ashe county. There are plays and performances at the Civic Center year round. From the cabin you can be on the New River in only 2 minuets for tubing, fishing, kayaking or canoeing , The Blue Ridge Parkway is only five minutes away. Burnt Hill Riding Stables is also a short 5 minute drive from your back door where the whole family can take a horse back riding trip through the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains . The New River State Park is only 10 minutes away , with an indoor theater and walk through exhibit where you can learn about the history of the county. The farm adjoins Wagoner State Park where you can hike and enjoy the river. Across the street from the driveway is a gem mine where children and adults can pan for interesting gems and treasures from the old Ore Knob Mine . In 2014 one lucky individual found a sapphire valued at $16,000. The owner there can set your stones if you wish to create an unusual piece of jewelry to remember your trip ! In the winter the ski slopes are about 1 and a half hour away, there is sledding on the farm.
smokehouse we have turned into a private studio & double bed
Double Bed and single roll out bed , King Bed , Sleeper Sofa sleeps 1 ,double bed in smoke house which is an additional rental of $30.00
BathroomsThe bathroom has a bath/shower, pedestal sink, and toilet
The side by side refrigerator has water and ice on the outside door,
The electric stove has 4 burners and 2 ovens. It is a vintage 1970's model in good working order and complements the decor.,
The vintage stove has 2 ovens that work well.,
Drip and a French Press,
Toaster in kitchen of cabin,
You may find sugar, flour and spices,
Dishes & Utensils
We supply dishes and utensils for 8,
You leave a number for your friends and family to call you at the cabin if necessary,
Mitsubishi heat and air as well as an electric fireplace and baseboard heating in bed rooms and bath.,
We provide lenins for all the beds,
Iron & Board,
Contains a love seat, side chair and a recliner and tv
Other Amenities No Smoking,
Washer & Dryer,
Satellite or cable,
Satellite / Cable
Hundreds of Movie and music channels available,
there are a lot of books on travel,some cook books,and some novels,
There are lots of indoor board games for all ages,
There are a lot of indoor and outdoor games . There is a nice Bocce Ball Court in the front yard for you to enjoy along with croquet, lawn darts, horse shoes and badminton.,
Sand house for small children wit a few toys
OutsideLawn / Garden
A large private front yard and a beautifully landscaped back yard overlooking the farm.,
a men's and a women's mountain bike available for your use at no cost,
Deck / Patio
NotesThis property will provide you with a secluded farm experience and allow you to spend time outdoors in a beautiful serene environment. There are several local attractions for family fun.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Additional Guest Fee
Dogs must be at least 1 year of age and remain on a leash when around the barn.
Each additional person over 4 adds $20.00 per night (5 maximum in farmhouse cabin). If you include use of smokehouse studio bedroom (for 2 additional guests which gives you a total of 7 with the farm house cabin) add $40.00 per night .