To provide a sacred space apart for people and organizations to tend their soul, stretch their mind and free their spirit to grow ever closer to their true purpose and potential... inspiring them to abundantly bring forth their birthright gifts in service to others and glory to God.


The retreat house (built in 2005) and property is rented on a limited basis for gatherings of 30 or fewer.

  • Full Service Kitchen: Major appliances; coffee pots & tea kettle with condiments; serving dishes; paper products

  • Grand Meeting Room: 4 conference tables seating 8 participants each, with upholstered chairs; leather sofa and additional seating

  • Private and Comfortable Break Out Areas: The Red Room, overlooking the deck and woods; the Master Suite sitting area; the Lower Level Breathing Space; numerous outdoor vignettes along the pathways

  • Teaching and Training Resources: Tabletop and free- standing lecterns; projection screen (bring your own projector; flip chart holder (bring your own pad)

  • Room Set-up: Numerous configuration possibilities, from a large circle of 30 to an intimate circle around the fireplace, to tables with chairs

  • Complimentary Wireless Internet (WiFi)

  • Catering Options provided upon request


The private retreat of Starrette Farm is conveniently located just 5 minutes from the intersection of I-77 and I-40 in Statesville, NC. Because this is a private space, directions are not on the website, but will be sent via email following your registration. 

RETREAT HOUSE Hosts, ann & tom starrette

RETREAT HOUSE Hosts, ann & tom starrette


Your invitation to utilize this exceptional facility is $300.00 per day for corporate and non-profit retreat groups. A $100.00 non-refundable deposit secures your date. Special needs and requests can be addressed directly with Ann Starrette.

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