790 McSwainBranch Road
Irvine, KY 40336
9 beds 8 baths 6,185 SF #20125246
Farmhouse favorite: The Snug Hollow Farmhouse is built of logs and timber from the farm.
Farmhouse favorite
The Snug Hollow Farmhouse is built of logs and timber from the farm.
Snug Hollow Farm B&B
Snug Hollow Farm B&B Internationally known Inn. Top 10% worldwide! Trip Advisor
The farm is 300 acres of unspoiled beauty. Mineral and timber rights intact!
Agritourism practiced here! There are many springs and a relaxing pond!
Cozy Cabin
The Cozy Cabin is a 180 year-old restored chestnut log cabin. Will sleep 6-8 comfortably.
Cabin by the creek
The Cabin by the Creek is very private!
Wildwood studio
The Wildwood Studio has become a writer's paradise.
Cottage with a View
Cottage with a View, sleeps 5-6
Margaret, the Innkeeper
Friendly innkeeper will greet you upon your arrival.
Scenic Road
The adventurous road leads to Snug Hollow. A road to it not through it.
Keep going
When you think you are going to run out of road--you just "Keep Going"!!
Welcome to Snug Hollow
When you reach the Farmhouse you have made it!!
The Farmhouse may be used as a primary residence or business.
No better dining than on a screened porch with gourmet food!
Screened Porch
Screened porches are popular in Kentucky because they can be used for several seasons!
Spring Breakfast
Spring breakfast on the porch!!
Snug Hollow Gourmet Oatmeal Pancakes!! Served with maple syrup and gingered bananas!
The recipe for these homemade biscuits can be found in the Snug Hollow Farm Cookbook, :Hot Food & Warm Memories.
Farmhouse living room
The house is a cozy mix of antiques and comfortable furniture!
Living room
The wood burning fireplace creates ambiance.
Log living room
One of the decorative nooks and crannies!!
Dining room
The dining area of the farmhouse is designed to blend into nature.
Dining Table
Dinners are an elegant occasion.
Gourmet dining only!!
Snug Hollow rosemary braided bread is a real treat.
Cooling until meal time!!
Desserts may be eaten first.
Farmhouse dining
Farmhouse dining
Farmhouse Kitchen
Welcome to the kitchen!
Upstairs kitchen!! Large commercial one downstairs!
Sunroom, office
Sunroom, library, office!
Back porch
Visitors love the spacious back porch and fantastic views.
The porch and its beautiful backdrop!
Dining Loft Library
Upstairs library loft
Upstairs library
Upstairs library
jojo moyes
Jojo Moyes stayed at Snug Hollow while working on her book about Applachian horseback librarians
The Giver of Stars
Moyes, best selling author, dedicated this novel to Barbara.
Snug Library
Guests may enjoy the views from the library
Sweetie Suite
The Sweetie bedroom suite has a full bed and bath. All the comforts of grandma's house.
Sweetie Suite
The Sweetie connecting bedroom has twin beds
The Pearl Suite
The Pearl, a beautiful upstairs spacious suite has its own large sitting porch!
Pearl Bathroom
The Pearl bath has a large soaking tub
The Pearl Suite
Door leads to private porch from the Pearl!
The upstairs porch is of the Pearl suite has beautiful views
Farmhouse at night
The Farmhouse comes alive after dark.
Farming organically is easy here with the fertile soil and Kentucky seasons
Picking food
Straight from the garden to the table!!
Food to table
Vegetables are always fresh!!
Cozy Log cabin
The 180 year old Cozy Cabin reflects the beauty and history of the Hollow!
Cozy cabin
Relax by the fire.
Cozy cabin
The Cozy is like your own little house in the country
Cozy Cabin
The upstairs bedroom has handmade quilts ! Sleeps 8!
Cozy cabin kitchen
Have coffee in the kitchen or on the porch
Cozy cabin
Rocking on the porch is a favorite for everyone!
Cozy cabin
Guest log books have wonderful comments, "like a little piece of heaven."
Picture taking
The beautiful changes in the Hollow are picturesque
The 300 acres are full of natural beauty
Cabin by the Creek
The Cabin by the Creek is private & perfect for honeymoons, anniversaries, retreats and more
Cabin by the Creek
Lots of windows equals lots of enjoyment of nature
Cabin by the Creek
A relaxing area
Cabin by the Creek
Large bathroom with shower
Cabin by the Creek
Dine on the porch if you would like!!
Cabin by the Creek
This cedar/pine cabin has 602 sq. feet of porches!!
Creek in Fall
Enjoy the changing seasons in Kentucky!!
Hiking the many trails is just one of the treasures of Snug
The seasons set the stage in the hollow
The Studio
National Geographic say,"50 Best Girlfriend Getaways of North America"
The Studio
The Wildwood Studio sleeps two.
The Studio
This is 406 square feet of enjoyable space!
The Studio
It has a screened porch, and open deck for viewing the stars.
Cook out!
When is the last time you gathered your family around an outdoor fire?
Estill County is known worldwide for it agate rocks! See link!
Over 40 species of birds have been identified here!
So much beauty attracts artists from all over the world!!
Cottage View
Cottage with a View sleeps 5-6
cottage with a view porch
View of the farm from Cottage with a View
2 deer
Deer like to show off
cottage with a view porch
Cottage with a View porch
Pine and cedar living room in the Cottage with a View,
kitchen in View
Kitchen in the Cottage with a View
view copy
Stairs to the loft.
COttage with a View up and down
upstair sleeping loft and downstairs living room
cottage with a View loft
Stairway windows to the world.
Snug Hollow
Snug Hollow dinners are gourmet and delivered
Hearty breakfasts every morning!
Seasons bring a host of wildflowers
The moss covered paths make your walk special
300 acres of natural beauty.
Walking paths through the fields.
The creeks are clear and running.
Scenery scarecrow
Snug Hollow garden scarecrow
The pond is a great place to spend an afternoon.
Leave your troubles behind!
National Geographic says"Appalachian hospitality in a secluded setting.
One of the several times in Southern Living--1of the 5 most romantic getaways in the South.
Adventurous Road
The road to Snug is a part of the experience.
Dinner Bell !
The Dinner Bell still rings in the hollow!! Come on home!

Kentucky's finest--FOR SALE--internationally known Snug Hollow Farm B&B located on 300 private acres of pristine self-sustainable land! Turn key sale--5 furnished guest cabin accommodations,staff in place, reservations on the books! Barbara Napier is retiring after more than 23 years It is located near I-75, I-64 and near the Lexington Airport. Expansion opportunities are endless-from the existing business, family compound or more. All systems are in place--Pure drinking Water provided by KarSare Systems from springs. Electricity and Septics for each building. The Farmhouse has two kitchens. Each cabin has a limited kitchen. During the first COVID's worst run, Snug closed the Farmhouse to groups and began delivering meals to the cabins. The business stayed strong because guests could be socially distanced in their private cabins. Snug Hollow Farm B&B came together in the year 2000'' and ''It is a continuing saga of creativity...''a quote from Barbara Napier's cookbook, HOT FOOD & WARM MEMORIES! And you can continue the saga! Buyer to verify listing infomation.

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Last Modified
7:40pm, January 15, 2022
List Office Name
Joyce Marcum Realty
List Agent Full Name
Joyce M Marcum

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