in the room named after Isaac and Ellen Babb. Isaac, a blacksmith and Civil War
Veteran, and Ellen, who became the Babb Family matriarch raised twelve children in the house from 1869 – 1923. The Babb Room boasts a comfortable spacious queen-sized bed, two reading chairs and
a private bathroom off the main hall with a full bathtub and shower. Snuggle
between luxurious sheets for a blissful nights rest.
Named after the earliest
known owner of what is now Franklin House Bed and Breakfast, the Mathes Room will bring you back to the days when bedrooms
where quaint and cozy. It is furnished with two twin beds and two comfortable
reading chairs and has a private bath.
Enjoy a delicious full breakfast with your hosts and other guests in our
charming dining room. Snacks and beverage are always available.
Relax in our cozy living room and plan your day using our abundant collection
of local publications and maps describing all regional attractions and activities.
Come. Sit a spell with a good book, just relax and enjoy the refreshing
breeze or listen for the sound of the nearby trains as they pass through Jonesborough.