Locale

Location

Wildflower Woods is located on the southwestern outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee. While touching the Davidson County line, the entire property lies in Williamson County. Wildflower Woods is only:

  • 27 miles from downtown Nashville

  • 14 miles from Belle Meade

  • 12 miles from Franklin

  • 12 miles from Leiper’s Fork

For a property of this size, the location is very unique and offers the tranquility of a country setting with the convenience to the surrounding area’s amenities. Wildflower Woods is off Russell Road, which dead-ends into the property. Wildflower Woods is in an affluent neighborhood of landowners with similar interests of preservation and solitude.  The Natchez Trace Parkway is only a short distance away. John Tune Airport is 25 miles from the property and can handle private planes of all sizes. The address for Wildflower Woods is Franklin, Tennessee.

Locale

One of the most riveting features of Wildflower Woods is the convenient access it provides to the surrounding locale, which includes an array of atmospheres. If you want big city, it’s just down the road and if you want a small town feel, it’s just around the corner. Why choose when you can have both!

Nashville: Downtown Nashville is only 30 minutes from the property. Known as the Music City, Nashville is home to some of the country’s most legendary musicians and music venues, but this is only a small part of what this dynamic and cosmopolitan city has to offers. Nashville is teeming with excitement stemming from an incredibly rich downtown area and a vibrant business community. With countless numbers of concert halls and world-class restaurants, it is the perfect city to spend an exciting night on the town enjoying good food and better entertainment. The more affluent neighborhoods of Nashville are in the direction of Wildflower Woods, offering even more convenient access to some of the more desirable parts of town. Belle Meade is 14 miles away and Brentwood is only 20 miles away.

Franklin: Founded in 1799 and named after Benjamin Franklin, this quaint town is located only 20 minutes from Wildflower Woods. Franklin is in a period of new growth and has a lively 15-block downtown area bolstered by its attractive historic architecture. The town square is vibrant and in many ways reminiscent of a small, bustling southern town from many years ago. Franklin has a devoted citizenship that is committed to maintaining the integrity of the town. The restaurant scene is strong and festivals that engage the community are frequent. 

Leiper’s Fork: Located only 15 minutes from Wildflower Woods, the charming village of Leiper’s Fork is a fantastic place to enjoy a great meal set to the sounds of authentic country music acts that frequent the area. With a population of only 650 people, the unique Leiper’s Fork community is comprised of farmers, artists, and musicians dedicated to the preservation of their peaceful way of life and the lush rolling hills surrounding the village. Sprawling and well-maintained farms engulf this community, and there are a number of charming shops and restaurants to keep the visitors of Leiper’s Fork thoroughly entertained. 

General Description

Wildflower Woods is a large, sprawling property that covers an array of landscapes from hardwood ridges to valleys of inviting green fields. The overall topography is rolling with elevations ranging from 630± to 905± feet. The farm has been maintained very well over the years and is in great shape.

The main entrance is off Russell Road, which is a quiet country road. The driveway, a well-maintained gravel road, takes you deep into the heart of the property. Along the one-mile entrance to the main lodge, one meanders their way through pastures, gardens, and along the bank of the twelve-acre lake. The lodge sits tucked in the woods on a ridge overlooking the lake. The lake is a masterpiece situated between two tall ridges offering a very private and tranquil setting. The Rim Trail traverses the backcountry of this property and is a well-maintained road system that is accessible by vehicle. Upon traveling the Rim Trail, you periodically come to lush food plots for wildlife and the occasional scenic overlook. 

Climate

Lying within the United States’ humid subtropical zone, the area offers a mild, pleasant climate and four distinct seasons.  Spring arrives in March with mild days and cool nights, and by late May, temperatures have warmed up considerably to herald warm summer days.  On average, July is the warmest month of the year, and the area has an average annual rainfall of 53 inches.  Fall is marked by mild to warm days and cooler nights.  Winter is usually mild, with the coldest days featuring lows near or slightly above freezing and highs in the upper 40s to mid-50s.  Snow occurs sporadically, with an average annual accumulation of approximately five inches.

Aesthetic Considerations

The rolling hills and valleys of middle Tennessee fill you with a deep reverence for the landscape. From a purely aesthetic standpoint, Wildflower Woods is a remarkable place and to characterize the scenery would include adjectives such as warm, mature, lush and inviting. As you observe sunsets over the pristine lake, the surrounding forest is perfectly mirrored on the still water evoking feelings of peace and relaxation.