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Restored 1840 House with Gardens in Historic Downtown

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Historic Middleton House in Lexington, Virginia

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Just blocks from Washington & Lee University and Virginia Military Institute, historic Middleton House offers privacy and seclusion in the heart of picturesque downtown Lexington. This handsome residence, with extensive fenced gardens, combines period taste--including antiques, art, and original c.1840 colors--with modern comfort. A sunny sitting room, generous dining room, and eat-in kitchen overlooking the garden provide an ideal setting for relaxing and entertaining. Bedrooms have excellent mattresses, high-quality linens, and their own bathrooms.

Without getting in a car, guests enjoy cooking locally grown foods from the Lexington Farmer's Market down the street, shopping in Lexington's vibrant downtown, walking the beautiful Woods Creek Trail nearby, and lounging on the wide screened porch. Middleton House is the perfect place for a get-away vacation, a party, a wedding reception, or a reunion. For comments from the Middleton House guestbook, please see our posted reviews.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids

Theme

  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • River

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Parking for three cars behind the property...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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$205-$295/night for 2 persons, depending on season. For each extra person, add $45
Optional housekeeping available $75/day
11% Tax
Planning a party? Over 8 guests adds surcharge. Please call for rates.
No extra pet fees
Private chef available/inquire about fees
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Calendar

Last updated: 05/28/2015
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Location

52 Miles
Nearest Airport
Roanoke Regional Airport
0.09 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Palms
1.78 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lexington Golf & Country Club
36 Miles
Nearest Train
Staunton
1.94 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstates 81 and 64
49.9 Miles
Nearest Ski
The Homestead

Car: Not Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Historic Middleton House in Lexington, Virginia

    Historic Middleton House in Lexington, Virginia

  • Read a book by a wood fire in the snug sitting room--or watch hi-def TV.

    Read a book by a wood fire in the snug sitting room--or watch hi-def TV.

  • The dining room, with original chrome green trim, easily seats 12.

    The dining room, with original chrome green trim, easily seats 12.

  • The sunny Garret Bedroom has a bay overlooking the garden.

    The sunny Garret Bedroom has a bay overlooking the garden.

  • All bathrooms have slate floors and white fixtures.

    All bathrooms have slate floors and white fixtures.

  • The hall looks as it did in 1840.

    The hall looks as it did in 1840.

  • The kitchen features top appliances, stone counters and windows onto the garden.

    The kitchen features top appliances, stone counters and windows onto the garden.

  • The Green Bedroom has a view of the garden.

    The Green Bedroom has a view of the garden.

  • The North Bedroom, with its own sofa and TV, is on the ground floor.

    The North Bedroom, with its own sofa and TV, is on the ground floor.

  • Flowers, shrubs, stone walls, and trees make the secluded garden magical.

    Flowers, shrubs, stone walls, and trees make the secluded garden magical.

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Date last modified - Monday, June 01, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 50%
  • Calendar last updated 05/28/2015
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+ 5407840282

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Restored 1840 House with Gardens in Historic Downtown

Lexington #316062

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