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Cottage in Historic District - 4 Blocks from Creeper Trail

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Summers Cottage from Main Street

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Last updated: 07/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This fully restored 1909 Queen Anne/Victorian cottage, located at the eastern edge of the Historic District on Main Street, is the ideal place to stay while visiting beautiful Abingdon, Virginia. Summers Cottage is located within 150 yards of two of Southwest Virginia's finest dining establishments, as well as Zazzy'Z Coffeehouse/Bookstore .
It is within five easy walking blocks of the Barter Theatre, the Virginia Creeper Trail, The House of Main Restaurant, the Martha Washington Inn, and Abingdon's antique shops.
The cottage has new two bathrooms, one with an enclosed shower and one with an original claw-foot bath tub. The restored kitchen has been fully equipped with all new appliances and cooking utensils.
As an additional feature, the cottage is decorated throughout with original works of art created by some of Southwest Virginia's talented artists.
A locked barn on the property is available for bicycle storage. There is broadband wireless internet throughout the cottage.
Come and relax at Summers Cottage. Sit on the front porch or screened-in back porch and enjoy small town pleasures.
PLEASE CALL 276.628.5556 FOR AVAILABILITY - CALENDAR MAY NOT BE UP TO DATE ON A DAILY BASIS.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking not allowed inside the cottage - smoking is permitted on the porches...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We can make arrangements with several very nice kennels....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    can be made into a king sized bed...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub

    claw-footed tub orginal to cottage...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The cottage is decorated with original works of art created by local artists featuring scenes of Southwest Virginia....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    HD Flat screen TV,...moreless

  • Stereo:

    blue-tooth radio connects to computer, iPad or other mobile devices...moreless

  • Television:

    HD flat screen...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    washer/drier combo...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    washer/drier combo...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    high speed, broadband...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    from Zazzy'Z Coffeehouse, see www.zazzyz.com for menu...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    full sized refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, sink, coffeemaker, electric tea kettle, toaster, dishwasher, garage disposal...moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 7 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Season
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2016
1 night min stay
$125
$750 $1,750

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

High Season
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$150 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $2,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $2,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 12.3%

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Last updated: 07/04/2015
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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tri-Cities
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Rain
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Glenorchie CC
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate I-81
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Rain, The Tavern, Figaredo's, 128 Pecan, Zazzy'Z
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
Boone, NC

Summers cottage is located three to four blocks from the Virginia Creeper Trail, the Barter Theatre and the Martha Washington Inn.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I am a retired dentist and currently the Director of the College for Older Adults at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center. My wife is a retired museum director and the author of two books on the material culture of our region - 'Great Road Style' (University of Virginia Press) and 'Back Country Makers' (University of Tennessee Press). We both love old houses and local art. This property reflects those interests.

Why the Owner Chose Abingdon:
Abingdon is a beautiful small town in Virginia's highlands. It has a large historic district with many restored 19th century homes and commerical structures. My wife and I live in the district and have restored several homes in it. When this adorable Queen Anne cottage came on the market 3 years ago, we could not resist. We have basically left the cottage as it was when built in 1906, but added modern amenities. We look forward to moving in it ourselves when we 'downsize' at some point in the future.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Located on the eastern edge of Abingdon's historic district, Summers Cottage is within easy walking distance of six restaurants, the Barter Theatre, the Virginia Creeper Trail (biking and walking)and other local attractions. One can take in Abingdon's historic district and Southwest Virgina's scenic beauty while staying in a home, and enjoying a small town, but cosmopolitan, atmosphere.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Summers Cottage from Main Street

    Summers Cottage from Main Street

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Screened-in Back Porch

    Screened-in Back Porch

  • Shower Bathroom

    Shower Bathroom

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Tub Bathroom

    Tub Bathroom

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 10%
  • Calendar last updated 07/04/2015
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