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Lovely Stone Farmhouse on Gettysburg Battlefield

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gettysburg farmhouse description

The Alexander Currens Farmhouse (c.1799) is located on the southern end of the Gettysburg Battlefield. In July 1863, it sat in the crossfire between the Union and Confederate troops on the Second Day of the Gettysburg campaign.
The winner of the 2009 restoration award by Historic Gettysburg, Adams County, the house sits quietly today, a 5 minute bike ride from Little Round Top, Devil's Den, and the new Visitor's Center. The house is furnished with comfortable antiques. It has three bedrooms, two with queen size beds and the third with a full size bed. The house has a new kitchen, a quiet study and living room. Every room has its own fireplace, and gas-fired stove. (The house also has central air.) There are two full baths, one with a combined shower/tub, and the other with a deep antique soaking tub. The second floor porch, equipped with comfortable chairs, overlooks the National Park. A brick patio, surrounding the old well, provides a lovely outdoor dining space.


Hopefully a Truly Memorable Experience: We hope we have created a lovely environment for those coming to explore Gettysburg. Relying on our own experience in renting private homes, we have purposefully used very nice linens and mattresses. We have also equipped the house with a nice music, and an extensive video library. A gas light greets you on your arrival.

We also provide complete book with suggested day trips, good restaurants, and other things that will make your stay enjoyable. For those who sew (a family passion of ours) we have stocked the house with Ott lights, a nice sewing machine, and a number of other useful items. We also give you directions to some of the great local fabric stores, many of which sell reproduction civil war materials.

We want your stay to be memorable, so if there is anything else you would need, please -- just ask.

Also,if you are looking to explore Central Pennsylvania, we have a number of historic homes in the area and we offer combined stays among them. Please go to www.poohbiscuitfarm.com for more information on our other properties. We offer stays where you move from one house to another, or the other option is to reserve two houses and bounce back and forth. Call us or email us for more information.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

          • Car Available

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • DVD Player
          • Music Library
          • Radio
          • Stereo
          • Video Library

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Cinemas
          • Forests
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Theme Parks
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  • Town

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Skiing

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Activities Guide
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available
                      • Fireplace
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Maps
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Macintosh Computer
                      • Mobile Phone
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Security System
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Freezer
                      • Grill
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Barbecue
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Patio

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $375 $400
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $2,500

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                          • Tax Rate 11%

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/10/2014
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                          Location

                          50 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Baltimore
                          35 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Harrisburg
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Rt. 15 and Rt. 30

                          Car: Recommended

                          Other Activities: Gettysburg Battlefield

                           

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                          Photos

                          • The Currens Farmhouse

                            The Currens Farmhouse

                          • Restored Well

                            Restored Well

                          • Porch Overlooking Battlefield

                            Porch Overlooking Battlefield

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Living Room

                            Living Room

                          • Library

                            Library

                          • Downstairs Bath

                            Downstairs Bath

                          • South Bedroom

                            South Bedroom

                          • North Bedroom

                            North Bedroom

                          • Bathroom

                            Bathroom

                          • The Rear Porches

                            The Rear Porches

                          • View from the North

                            View from the North

                          • The Battlefield

                            The Battlefield

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Living Room

                            Living Room

                          • Entrance to Library

                            Entrance to Library

                          • Library

                            Library

                          • South Bedroom

                            South Bedroom

                          • North Bedroom

                            North Bedroom

                          • New Bedroom

                            New Bedroom

                          $375 - $400 per night (USD)
                          13

                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 12/10/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                          Member since: 2008
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 60%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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                          Lovely Stone Farmhouse on Gettysburg Battlefield

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