A Wonderful Place to Call HomeThis lovely home is located on the signature hole of the Country Club of Bristol, the oldest club in Tennessee.
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(https://www.facebook.com/1894CCOB). The course was completely renovated in 1999 by the Mark McCumber Golf Co.(https://asgca.org/architect/mmcumber)
It is only 3.7 miles from the Virginian Golf Club. A championship level course designed by Tom Fazio in 1992 (http://faziodesign.com/) and plays up to 7025 yards. It has Zoysia fairways and Pennlinks Bent Grass Greens. The Virginian is a favorite of many professional golfers and celebrities alike. They also hosted the USGA Senior Amateur Golf Championship in 2003.
It is only 5.5 miles from The Olde Farm, one of the most highly acclaimed golf clubs in America. (http://www.theoldefarm.com/) The Olde Farm was designed by Bobby Weed (http://bobbyweed.com/) in 2000 and has received many national awards most recently in 2016 named Golf Week’s America’s Best Modern courses (#60).
As far as cities and states go we are hard to beat. Tennessee was named the 4th Best State to retire in by Kiplinger (2016).(http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/retirement/T006-S001-best-states-for-retirement-2016)
The climate in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia is very moderate, making year round golf possible.
Another big plus – Tennessee has no state income tax!
Bristol is centrally located within a 1-4 hour drive of metropolitan areas such as: Asheville, NC, Charlotte, NC, Nashville, TN, Knoxville, TN, Greenville, SC, Roanoke, VA and was named number one for safest and most affordable housing by Senior Housing News. http://seniorhousingnews.com/2017/01/31/safest-aff…
Bristol is also home to The Birthplace of Country Music (http://www.birthplaceofcountrymusic.org/); Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion (http://www.birthplaceofcountrymusic.org/festival/).
And if you want to really experience how music is intertwined into our landscape, you are less than thirty minutes from The Crooked Road Music Trail (https://www.myswva.org/tcr).
For nature lovers, you can ride the Virginia Creeper Trail (http://www.vacreepertrail.com) and enjoy the many TVA built and maintained lakes including South Holston.
If the stage is your passion, the world famous Barter Theatre is only minutes away. ( http://www.bartertheatre.com)
If you have a need for speed, Bristol has claim to the World’s Fastest Half Mile Track.
We also have access to nearby superior higher education both public and private;
King University www.king.edu
Emory and Henry College http://www.ehc.edu
East Tennessee State University http://www.etsu.edu/etsuhome
The University of Tennessee http://www.utk.edu
Virginia Tech http://www.vt.edu
This home is completely handicapped accessible with elevator; Small low maintenance yard with computerized irrigation and custom landscaping by Moody Graham Landscape Architecture http://www.grahamlandarch.com
All in All a Fabulous Home located in a Fabulous Area. What more could you want!