<5min to HPU & Market *The Historic Escape*


Entire home hosted by Ryan Andย Kerry

  1. 8 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 2.5 baths
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Next Luxury, December 2021
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We are ๐‰๐จ๐ก๐ง๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ง ๐„๐ฌ๐œ๐š๐ฉ๐ž๐ฌ and we welcome you to ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐œ ๐„๐ฌ๐œ๐š๐ฉ๐ž! Originally The "Louis Johnson Diffee House", located in the popular historic district! 3 BR, 2.5 bath & 3 porches, with the front porch offering a custom daybed swing! Conveniently located and walking distance to many restaurants such as Sweet Old Bills BBQ, Christina Grayโ€™s, & an award winning craft brewery, Brown Truck Brewery! Mins to HPU, HP Market, and the new Rockers Baseball Stadium!

The space
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โ˜…๐๐ž๐๐ซ๐จ๐จ๐ฆ๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐๐š๐ญ๐ก๐ซ๐จ๐จ๐ฆ๐ฌ
-3 beds and 2.5 baths.
-All three bedrooms are located on the second floor.
-Bedroom 1 has a king size bed, Bedroom 2 has a Queen bed, and Bedroom 3 has two full beds.
-There are two full bathrooms upstairs located off of the hallway that are both newly renovated.
-All bathrooms come stocked with shampoo, conditioner, and body wash. We also provide a hairdryer in each and a clothes steamer.
-Bathroom one has a bathtub/shower and bathroom two has a powder room and shower.
-All rooms offer comfortable memory foam mattresses, comfortable bedding with extra blankets, large closets, and a smart TVs that allows you to log into your personal streaming devices.
-Desk space in Queen bedroom.
-Pack N Play and High Chair located in King bedroom closet.

-Fully stocked kitchen with butcher block countertops and all the necessary items for cooking.
-Coffee Bar that offers a single-serve Keurig and expresso machine, traditional coffee pot, kettle and ample amounts of coffee pods and tea.

-Large dining area located just outside the kitchen and living room with seating for up to 10
-Great for family gatherings and dinners.

โ˜…๐‹๐ข๐ฏ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐‘๐จ๐จ๐ฆ
-Spacious living area with a decorative fireplace and Smart TV.
-YouTube TV will be logged in for you, where you will find the local channels. You also have the ability to login to your personal streaming accounts such as Netflix and Hulu.
-Comfortable seating set up that will accommodate up to 8 people
-Unique reading nook featuring a reading chair and many books to choose from (This space has also been featured on several interior designer websites and Pinterest!) .
-Hardwood floors throughout the downstairs.

โ˜…๐Ž๐ฎ๐ญ๐๐จ๐จ๐ซ ๐’๐ฉ๐š๐œ๐ž๐ฌ
-Three covered porches
-Large front porch that screams Historic Charm with a large custom made daybed and additional seating (Also featured on luxuryhome.net and Pinterest!)
-Cozy side and back porch's you will also find additional seating.
-Single tree swing in backyard for kids and adults!
-Outdoor gas grill and firepit for entertaining and relaxing.

-Located off of the back porch and fully equipped with a washer, dryer, and detergent.

โ˜…We welcome pets at no additional fee and long-term stays at a 10% discount. ๐–๐ž ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐ก๐š๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ฒ ๐ญ๐จ ๐›๐ž ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ก๐จ๐ฆ๐ž ๐š๐ฐ๐š๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ ๐ก๐จ๐ฆ๐ž!

๐“๐ก๐ž ๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐œ ๐„๐ฌ๐œ๐š๐ฉ๐ž ๐‹๐จ๐œ๐š๐ฅ ๐ƒ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ง๐œ๐ž๐ฌ:

โ€ขNido & Mariana Qubein Children's Museum: 0.8 mi / 3 min drive
โ€ขHP Regional Hospital: 0.8 mi / 3 min drive
โ€ขHPU: 1.0 mi / 4 min drive
โ€ขRockers Baseball Stadium: 1 mi / 4 min drive
โ€ขHigh Point Country Club: 1.3 mi / 5 min drive
โ€ขNido and Mariana Qubein Arena & Conference Center: 1.4 mi / 4 min drive
โ€ขCogdon Yards: 1.4 mi / 5 min drive
โ€ขHP Furniture Market: 1.5 mi / 5 min drive
โ€ขITA Showtime Market: 1.6 mi / 5 min drive
โ€ขDowntown High Point: 1.6 mi / 5 min drive
โ€ขCastle McCullough: 5.7 mi / 12 min drive
โ€ขGrandover Resort & Conference Center: 8.9 mi / 18 min drive
โ€ขSedgefield Country Club: 8.9 mi / 19 min drive
โ€ขWet'n Wild Emerald Point Water Park: 12 mi / 19 min drive
โ€ขPiedmont Triad Intl. Airport: 13 mi / 22 min drive
โ€ขUNCG: 16 mi / 25 min drive
โ€ขDowntown Greensboro: 17 mi / 25 min drive
โ€ขChildress Vineyards: 21 mi / 27 min drive
โ€ขWake Forest University: 22 mi / 28 min drive
โ€ขNC A&T: 19 mi / 25 min drive
โ€ขThe North Carolina Zoo: 35 mi / 36 min drive

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 double beds

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Security cameras on property

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Where youโ€™ll be

High Point, North Carolina, United States

Johnson Street Historic District is a charming avenue lined with comfortable bungalow, rectilinear and colonial style homes. Lined with beautiful large trees and close-spaced front porches make this area especially inviting. In 1986 High Point City Council designated Johnson Street as High Point's first official Historic District.

Originally, The Louise Johnson Diffee House - this registered Historic Home with tons of character throughout the home and the street!

Hosted by Ryan And Kerry

  1. Joined in July 2019
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Hey there, we are Ryan and Kerry and are co-owners of โ€œJohnston Escapesโ€, along with Mel (our co-host and Ryanโ€™s mom)! We are a family run business, and have a huge love and passion for real estate, and for creating beautiful spaces that make our guests feel at home! We look forward to hosting all our guests and being your home away from home! We are a message, call or text away if you have any questions!

We also enjoy traveling and visiting other AirBNBs, often with our 3 children. We are tidy and respectful and always treat other homes just how we would like ours treated!

Hey there, we are Ryan and Kerry and are co-owners of โ€œJohnston Escapesโ€, along with Mel (our co-host and Ryanโ€™s mom)! We are a family run business, and have a huge love and passiโ€ฆ


  • Mary Ellen (Mel)

During your stay

Our level of interaction is up to you. ๐–๐ž ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐จ๐ง๐ฅ๐ฒ ๐š ๐ฉ๐ก๐จ๐ง๐ž ๐œ๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฆ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐š๐ ๐ž ๐š๐ฐ๐š๐ฒ should you need anything during your stay. We provide self check-in information 3 days prior to your arrival.

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House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
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No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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