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Inviting 1820 Historic Home on 360 Acre Farm Near Lexington

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Rose Hill - 1820 Home with bricks made on the farm. Good porch viewing of vistas

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Last updated: 09/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lexington house description

Surrounded by a 360-acre farm with panoramic views of the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mts, Rose Hill offers a private, inviting get away close to Lexington at exceptional value.

The 1820 brick home has original woodwork,windows,floors and 4 original fireplaces and a smoke house. Enjoy the conveniences of this spacious lovingly renovated home with the new kitchen/family room, HDT TV, broadband wifi, 2 bathrooms and sun porch. There is also a living room and dining room offering plenty of space for all. Curl up with a book on the sun porch or watch the squirrels scamper across the enormous 200 year old pecan tree shading the porch. It is a great family gathering place.

The master bedroom(queen)has a private dressing room and unique back stairway to the first floor.The guest room(queen & double) is well appointed with comfortable furniture. Imagine life of the early 1800's as you walk down the hall steps.
Guests love grilling outside on the deck overlooking the fields. Families love eating outside and spotting wildlife.(We have binoculars!) Wild turkey and deer roam amid the cows and calves. Numerous birds make the farm their home. Explore the wildflowers, trees and 1850 cemetery.

Enjoy the area's rich history, colleges,museums,galleries,vineyards,The Va Horse Center,Natural Bridge, Bluegrass and return to Rose Hill for some good old fashion sitting and sipping time. A fun, casual and romantic place close to town and nature that you won't forget.
See the guest comments on this website for a good feeling of this unique property.

Keywords: House

Property Type

  • House
  • 4500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                age 25...moreless

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                Master Bedroom, dressing room, private stairs, TV,fireplace ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 double

                Heirloom double bed & bureau. New Queen bed. Has fireplace. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                ...moreless

              • Bathrooms are modernized and remodeled. Both showers have a seat Have removable shower heads that can be hand held. ...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Well appointed Kitchen, casserole dishes,cookbooks,linens,coffee maker,electric tea pot,blender, can opener, toaster oven, baking essentials, serving platters,2 china sets, beverage coolers....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Regular & Decaf coffee & filters, creamer, tea, salt & pepper, selected spices, flour, sugar, vinegar, soda, cooking oil, napkins, paper towels, dish & hand soap...moreless

              • Dining:

                Kitchen dinning table -6 . Sun Porch extendable dinning table -12. Sun porch glass table 4 to 6. Outdoor table - 6. Also 2 counter seats at Kitchen island....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                fully equipped - silverware & dish sets, platters, bar glasses, baking supplies, sifter,measuring cups, salad bowls, cutting boards, ...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Large Kitchen,newly remodeled, granite counter tops,opens to sun porch and is part of large family dining room area with TV. ...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                12 cup electric coffee maker. Filters, creamer & sugar. Have regular & decaf coffee....moreless

              • Toaster:

                Have Toaster Oven and regular toaster that toast bagels...moreless

              • Oven:

                1 large oven , 1 small oven...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                New - quiet dishwasher...moreless

              • Stove:

                5 burners Electric...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                ice maker...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                16...moreless

              • Ice Maker
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 16 people

              Amenities

              • Heating:

                Heat Pump upstairs. Downstairs hot water baseboard heating from Oil furnace plus heat pump for AC and heat if needed....moreless

              • Living Room:

                Working fireplace, piano and very spacious. Study/TV room has large HDTV, sound system, books and gas log fireplace....moreless

              • Fireplace:

                Working fireplaces in each bedroom, living room.TV room has gas log fireplace...moreless

              • Wood Fireplace:

                (3) Fireplaces in Living Room, and both bedrooms...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Heat pump/ forced air upstairs and downstairs...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Towels Provided

              Other Amenities

                  • Outside lawn furniture for dining out in Spring, Summer and early Fall. Binoculars for game watching. Local history books. Piano with some sheet music. Great hiking, wildlife and wild flowers around the farm. Wireless mouse and keyboard for lap top and wireless printer all in desk area of Kitchen Dining area....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Local books on history and natural history as well as general fiction & non-fiction. Books to remain at Rose Hill....moreless

                  • Toys:

                    Basketball, volley ball, croquet, badminton, soccer ball, trucks, water pistols....moreless

                  • Television:

                    Large Screen HDTV - study Medium HDTV - Kitchen Medium HDTV - Master bedroom...moreless

                  • Games:

                    Some board games, chess, cards, croquet, volley ball , badminton....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (3) HDT Flat Screen TV in Study HDTV in Kitchen & Master Bedroom...moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    Piano in Living Room. Some sheet music. Variety of CD's...moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • VCR

                  Communications

                  • Telephone:

                    Telephones in each bedroom, living room, and kitchen dining area....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    broadband wifi...moreless

                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Large lawn surrounds house. Outdoor eating table & Chairs - outdoor lounges and plastic chairs....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Deck overlooks a beautiful large pasture field. ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Kenmore Propane 4 burner grill with side burner....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Wood Deck

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    See Blue Ridge Mountains & Allegheny Mountains from Rose Hill. Vistas of fields, forests and mountains seen from house and 360 acre farm. Abundant wildlife and birds as well as resident cow/calf herd....moreless

                  • Rural

                  Activities

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Rafting
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Tennis
                  • Walking
                  • Shopping
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Synagogues
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo
                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Water Tubing
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Season
                  Feb 28 - Nov 30, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $180
                  $1,080
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $180

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  $180 daily rate based on 2 people. Additional persons are $25 a night. Weekly rate of $1,080. Ask for Monthly rates. Ask about discounts.

                  College Parent Weekends - 3 night minimum Graduation 3 night minimum VMI and SVU - 5 night minimum W&L

                  Most Holiday weekends - 3 night minium

                  50% of rent is required to hold dates. Remaining Balance is due 30 days before arrival. Personal checks or major credit cards accepted. Check with owner for details.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 09/12/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
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                  Location

                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Roanoke Valley Airport
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Lexington
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Lexington
                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Staunton, Virginia
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Interstate Highway 81 &Rt 11
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Lexington
                   

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                  Photos

                  • Rose Hill - 1820 Home with bricks made on the farm. Good porch viewing of vistas

                    Rose Hill - 1820 Home with bricks made on the farm. Good porch viewing of vistas

                  • Cows in field through front door.

                    Cows in field through front door.

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • TV room with gas log fireplace, HDTV, opens to kitchen & door to sun porch.

                    TV room with gas log fireplace, HDTV, opens to kitchen & door to sun porch.

                  • Casual dinning area open to kitchen & office area to left. Bathroom not shown.

                    Casual dinning area open to kitchen & office area to left. Bathroom not shown.

                  • Dining Table up to 10 on Sun Porch, plus glass table for 6

                    Dining Table up to 10 on Sun Porch, plus glass table for 6

                  • View from sun porch of 200 year old pecan tree, pasture and Blue Ridge Mts.

                    View from sun porch of 200 year old pecan tree, pasture and Blue Ridge Mts.

                  • Master Bedroom - working fireplace,  dressing room, queen bed, private stairs.

                    Master Bedroom - working fireplace, dressing room, queen bed, private stairs.

                  • Guest Room double bed. Queen bed to left.

                    Guest Room double bed. Queen bed to left.

                  • View on farm road of Allegheny Mts, farm pond and fields. House Mt also in view.

                    View on farm road of Allegheny Mts, farm pond and fields. House Mt also in view.

                  • Original Smoke House in yard of Rose Hill

                    Original Smoke House in yard of Rose Hill

                  • Sunset over farm pond and Allegheny Mountains

                    Sunset over farm pond and Allegheny Mountains

                  • Back of Rose Hill seen from Hay field.
Privacy, pastoral & Mountain views abound

                    Back of Rose Hill seen from Hay field. Privacy, pastoral & Mountain views abound

                  • Center Hall to Sun Porch-Liv rm to right, TV rm to left. Staircase to 2nd floor

                    Center Hall to Sun Porch-Liv rm to right, TV rm to left. Staircase to 2nd floor

                  • Living Room Sitting area. Piano not shown. Hall steps up seen through door.

                    Living Room Sitting area. Piano not shown. Hall steps up seen through door.

                  • Lots of comfortable seating for TV. Private stair to master bedroom. Books &etc

                    Lots of comfortable seating for TV. Private stair to master bedroom. Books &etc

                  • New  dream kitchen, fully equipped, granite counter tops, view of Blue Ridge Mts

                    New dream kitchen, fully equipped, granite counter tops, view of Blue Ridge Mts

                  • Sun Porch sitting area. Opens to deck with BBQ. Overlooks hay field and sunsets

                    Sun Porch sitting area. Opens to deck with BBQ. Overlooks hay field and sunsets

                  • Deck off sun porch & BBQ grill.Views of Blue Ridge, Hay field, fields & sunsets.

                    Deck off sun porch & BBQ grill.Views of Blue Ridge, Hay field, fields & sunsets.

                  • Guest Bedroom with queen & double bed, working fireplace, antique furniture.

                    Guest Bedroom with queen & double bed, working fireplace, antique furniture.

                  • A fall morning from the front door of Rose Hill before raking leaves.

                    A fall morning from the front door of Rose Hill before raking leaves.

                  • View of Blue Ridge Mts from road into Rose Hill. Red bricks of home behind tree.

                    View of Blue Ridge Mts from road into Rose Hill. Red bricks of home behind tree.

                  • Outdoor dining area in front lawn with views of farm & Mountains.

                    Outdoor dining area in front lawn with views of farm & Mountains.

                  • View from road in of Rose Hill and Blue Ridge Mountains on misty morning.

                    View from road in of Rose Hill and Blue Ridge Mountains on misty morning.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Friday, September 12, 2014

                  $180 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 09/12/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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