Design Builders

Eagle's Nest

12 guests · 5 bedrooms · 8 beds · 3.5 baths

Our quality is proven through offering unique design and supreme build to ensure your satisfaction

About the home

Smoke Rise Design Builder’s newest addition to our portfolio of great luxury vacation homes that vary from a stunning authentic log cabin to the newest home a superb 2850 square feet lake front 5 bedroom, 3.5 bathrooms custom home.

Smoke Rise Design Builders we are the specialist at building on a difficult land which typically have obstacles to overcome. In addition to building on challenging lots we also incorporated many sustainable efforts and cost reducing measures include, Rainwater Harvesting, Geothermal, reclaimed beams and wood, and water reducing appliances.

Our newest home, which is lake front on Douglas Lake in Dandridge TN, luxury vacation rental named Eagles Nest. This new build home has proven our ability to incorporate great design, supplying all the needed permitting, expertly executing, and building a lake front home, interior design, and landscaped 2,800+ square foot custom home in 6 months.

This new vacation home offers a high-quality interior and exterior designed custom home. We were able to incorporate many sustainable efforts from exquisite, reclaimed beams and two 300-pound barn doors from a local 1800 barn, rainwater harvesting, geothermal and many more. In addition, we also built and utilized two 300 pound each barn doors.

Main level great room
Main level great room

The Interior

The home boasts beautiful hickory 5” hardwood floors throughout. The main level of the home is thoughtfully designed to entertain inside and outside living. The great room showcases a dramatic 27’ vaulted ceiling which has whitewash pine shiplap beautifully enhances our oversized black Anderson doors and windows.

The open concept design lends itself to entertain sizeable groups of people. The upscale chef’s kitchen flows nicely into the dining room, and into the living room which reveals floor to ceiling custom fireplace. Then the flow goes outside to our oversized trek flooring porches that also showcase whitewashed pine shiplap. Our extensive porches offering over 750 square feet that lend to exceptional views of the Smokey Mountains.

Main level great room
Main level great room

This new spectacular luxury vacation home offers several upgrades throughout the interior and exterior design. We have included an oversized functionally designed upscale Café series appliances, hand crafted copper farm sink, Brazilian quartzite counter tops, and high-quality cabinets.

In designing this home, we wanted to have a main level master suite that features a king-sized bed and a custom bathroom with separate water closet.  This room also lends itself to a large door to enjoy the vast porch and conversational area.

Main level Upscale Chef’s Kitchen


All 3.5 bathrooms are customized to suite a vacation renter which includes custom showers, Carrera marble floors, showers and vanities, separate water closet to provide privacy.

Main level master bedroom
Custom bathrooms
Second level king size room

The second level of the home features 2 bedrooms and one custom bathroom with separate water closet. The larger of the 2 rooms is a king-sized bed and highlights a vaulted whitewashed pine ship lap ceiling boasting a reclaimed beam. The 2nd bedroom contains a queen-sized bed and large reclaimed barn doors that open to the great room and lends to great views of the smokey mountains.

The lower level of the home features handmade reclaimed wood bar, reclaimed barn wood as a design element, beautiful living room area that lends itself to indoor outdoor living. The lower level has 2 bedrooms one bunk room that can sleep 6 people on 2 twin-beds and 2 queen-beds. One design feature was incorporating reclaimed barn wood wall. The lower level also has a custom bathroom that has an entrance from both rooms.

Lower Level - Bunk Room
Lower-level porch

All our vacation rentals are pet friendly and when designing this house, we featured a doggie room for our “Other family members”.  Outside the lower level we offer a hot tub, and fire pit. The backyard is vast and offers tiering levels down to the lake. When you go enjoy Douglas Lake we offer a dock for boating, fishing, swimming, and a large area to relax and entertain.