Property Description Sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms. 2 Baths. - Another floor available on request.
This property is secluded in at the end a neighborhood and sits on a bluff overlooking the Tennessee River and Wilson Dam. The top floor is 2100 square feet of living space for our guests and I live in an apartment in the downstairs walkout basement. The house was owned by the world famous Muscle Shoals Sound Music Recording Studio.
This home was used by the studio to house the stars while they were here recording.
The following is a list of artist that recorded at Muscle Shoals Sound Studios while they were using this house for musical guests. Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Glenn Frey, Bob Segar, Dr. Hook, James Brown, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Carlos Santana, Alabama, Ronnie Milsap, The Amazing Rhythm Aces, George Michael, Joe Cocker, Dire Straits, Julian Lennon, The Oak Ridge Boy, Jimmy Buffett, Joan Baez, Jerry Jeff Walker, Helen Reddy, Chris Hillman, Roger McGuin, Eddie Rabbitt, John Prine, John Conlee, Millie Jackson and Isaac Hayes, Staple Singers, Tony Orlando, Delbert McClinton, Billy Crash Craddock, Michelle Pillar, Forester Sisters, Phoebe Snow, , Latimore, Prince Phillip Mitchell, Bobby Womack, Donna Fargo, Levon Helm, Mavis Staples, Starland Vocal Band, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Johnny Taylor, Greg Adams, Witch Queen, Kate Taylor, Patti Austin, Johnny Rivers, Jackson Highway, Billy Burnette, Lenny LeBlanc, Billy Vera, Russell Smith, Frankie Miller, Lou Ann Barton, Z.Z. Hill, Steve Cropper, Will McFarlane, Muscle Shoals Horns, Margie Joseph, Thrasher Brothers, Steve Bassett, Peter Pringle, Little Milton, James Govan, The Convertibles, The Dealers, Ahmad Jamal, Latimore, Denise Lasalle, Rose Brothers, William Lee Golden, Willie DeVille, Jeff Dugan, Gotham Flasher, and Boule Noire
We are centrally located in Sheffield, AL just five minutes from Muscle Shoals, Florence and Tuscumbia. Collectively known as the Shoals, we are known for our two Robert Trent Jones golf courses, the second largest locking dam in the world at the Wilson dam, the home place of both father of the Blues W.C. Handy and Helen Keller. Handy is celebrated by an annual music festival in July and Keller also celebrated with a festival in June. The Tennessee River brings in many bass fisherman and boaters. We also have one of the few Frank Lloyd Wright homes as a museum in Florence.
We can help direct you with your itinerary and point you toward fun things to do while you are here. Our kitchen is stocked with some basics in the event you wake up and need a snack.
If you need an additional bedroom please send me a special request for a third bedroom
In the frig we have the normal condiments, milk, orange juice, butter, yogurt, creamer for coffee and a goodie or two.,
Both regular and decaf coffee is provided.,
Cereal, loaf bread, peanut butter, cooking oil, spices and a few snacks etc.,
Dishes & Utensils,
Central Heat and Air,
It is an electric fireplace insert, but it still feels good and create a romantic mood.,
Iron & Board,
Other Amenities Internet,
Not a balcony, but the back yard looks over a 200 foot cliff to the Tennessee River below and the city of Florence on the other side.,
Kayak / Canoe
Great place to Kayak down the Cypress Creek that feeds into the Tennessee River.,
Deck / Patio
Patio is available and has a great view of the river.,
Several tennis courts near by. One is within walking distance. We also have a clay court public facility about a 10 minute drive.,
Robert Trent Jones golf trail is about a 15 minute drive from property.