The SpaceHiking and hunting (in season only of course!!) right out your backdoor in the Angelina National Forest. Fishing and boat ramps just 5 minutes away in Lake Sam Rayburn. Sam Rayburn lake is the largest man made lake in the state of Texas. With nearly 750 miles of shoreline you will find many areas around Sam Rayburn Lake to have a picnic, launch your boat, do some fishing and enjoy the lake. Other things to do in the area other than boating, waterskiing, wakeboarding, swimming, fishing, and camping, are bird watching, nature hiking, historic tours of the local towns, and scenic drives around the lake. Date nights about 30 min away in Lufkin as well as Ellen Trout Zoo which is acclaimed as one of the finest small city zoos in the nation. SFA University provides botanical gardens, arboretum, sports, museum and the acclaimed azalea trails. Texas history abounds as well as wonderful quaint shops and antique stores in Nacogdoches. Guest AccessLog cabin style bedroom with a queen size Tempur-pedic adjustable bed has an infinite number of ergonomic rest positions, plus rejuvenating massage. The wireless remote lets you control movement from the comfort of your bed, as it electronically adjusts to your every whim. Bed is draped with a sheer canopy and faces a stone fireplace that ignites with just a click of the button from the wireless remote control for a cozy winter evening.
Open concept fully equipped/furnished kitchen and adjoining dining room has 8 person rustic dining table with panoramic windows overlooking the property and woods. Two antique rocking chairs invite you to come sip your morning coffee. If your lucky, you just might catch a glimpse of the deer as they step out of the tree line in the early morning hours.
Washing machine/dryer available.
Bathroom has walk-in shower.
Abundantly relaxing living room has large flat screen TV with satellite service and stereo with surround sound and WII, and cell phone booster. Kick back to enjoy a good movie or finally get to read that book in one of the four comfy recliners or let the sound of the water fountain lull you to sleep on the chaise lounge for a much needed nap.
Abundant porch swings, hammock, and rocking chairs on the screen porch and decks available to help you enjoy doing absolutely nothing !!
Luxury hot tub and deck out under the stars with extra large wood burning BBQ pit and bar. Screen porch also has a gas grill for more convenient grilling. Beautifully maintained landscaping. Perfect for an intimate get away or small gatherings.
Located near Lake Sam Rayburn, Lufkin & Nacogdoches. Hiking trails just off the back porch.
Come step out of life's hustle and bustle for a few days for a get away that will satisfy your soul.
For a wedding venue,there are several natural areas on the property you can choose for your wedding ceremony depending on the number of guests; which the property can accommodate up to 75, but its also perfect for a smaller more intimate event. Rays of sunshine peek through the trees, creating the perfect lighting for stunning photos in both the morning and evening. We provide the property and accommodations and you or your wedding planner do the rest.
Additional guest cabin available for rent nightly also for extra guests.You'll have the main house and attached screen porch with gas grill for your private enjoyment. Hot tub and larger BBQ pit area shared jointly with guest cabin occasionally but not often. Interaction with GuestsI'm available 24/7 if you need anything. The NeighborhoodOne of the best things about my neighborhood is.. There isn't one !!! This property is unique in it's seclusion and peaceful surroundings. The forest is my back and front yard !!
My home has been in my family for over 100 years. I spent every summer her as a child watching my grandparents live off this land. I am blessed to be the 4th generation to own it. My grandfather's original carpentry is proudly displayed with all its rustic warmth and imperfections Getting AroundParking onsite. No public transportation nearby. Other Things to NoteCome enjoy an escape from the world a little while in my 100 year old farmhouse - it is like a honeymoon suite in the middle of the forest !
My great grandparent's home, literally surrounded by the Angelina National Forest, has been remodeled into a cozy farmhouse from which every window affords an amazing view of the landscaping and woods. Extra guest cabin available for additional guests for $100 a night. Photos of the guest cabin can be seen on (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) website also (Deep East Texas Forest Retreat).
Additional guest cabin available for rent nightly also for extra guests.