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Antique Virginia Farmhouse - Majestic Mountain Views

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Welcome to March Hill Farm. On the site of the battle of Jack's Shop 9/23/1863


Last updated: 04/15/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Come and stay in my spacious farmhouse surrounded by 2000 acres of farmland. Huge mountain views and sunsets. I love this home and feel sure you will too. Close to all the famous vineyards, hiking in the Nat Park, riding on the farm, antique shops, fine dining. Charlottesville, Orange, Culpeper are close by. Washington DC 1hr 45 min. House comes equipped with everything you will need to cook indoors or outside on the terrace.
Enjoy wonderful sunsets over the rolling farmland to the majestic Blue Ridge mountains. Lots of space with 2 living rooms, enclosed porch, 4 bedrooms, dining room, laundry and 2 full baths. Hot tub. Located in the area of the historic Jacks Shop battle, close to Montpelier and many other historic homes and museums. Opportunities for hot air ballooning, skeet shooting, golf, polo, fox hunting, kayaking, hiking trails, riding lessons (at the farm).
Swim in the beautiful Rapidan River just 5 min away across the fields. Fishing in the river on in the stocked pond (also 5 min away).


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Property Type

  • Farmhouse

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome:

    Love to have the children!...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Lots of guests bring their pets. Certain rules apply....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    on porch...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom 2


  • 2, one with shower, one with shower and large jetted tub for 2.

Other Amenities

  • Riding on the farm. Ponies and horses. Lessons available upon request. Horses leased for hunting with Bull Run and Keswick....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    one in the bedroom, two downstairs...moreless

  • Toys:

    badminton set, games, paints for children etc....moreless


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    lots of parking - ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Help yourself to all the spices etc. I just ask that you replace if you use it all up!...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster:

    mixer, cuisinart, coffee grinder, crock pot, steamer, blender and much more there for your use....moreless


  • Kayak / Canoe:

    If you want to canoe there is great access close to the house to the Rapidan River. It is a 4 hour trip and I can arrange for your pick up. Needs to be arranged 2 wks in advance....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lots of lawn and garden for your use, 10 acres to enjoy....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Massanutten is 45 min away and has a great snowboard hill, indoor water park and skiing. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $300
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $49
  • Taxes Included


Special Offers are often available, please call. Party catering available. $ 260 per night Monday - Thursday, $300 per night Fri - Sun. Bank Holiday weekends are $900 for 4 nights.

Cleaning/linen fee is between $75 and $150 depending on # if guests, pets. River for swimming and fishing is just 4 min. drive.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
CHO Charlottesville
24 Miles
Nearest Train
Charlottesville and Culpeper

Car: Necessary

This area of the Piedmont is rich in history. Homes of Presidents Madison, Jefferson and Munroe are here. Montpelier is just 8 minutes away. This farm is also where the battle of Jack's Shop was fought 9/16/1863. Route 231 is the oldest road in VA, coming from Richmond and crossing west over the mountains to the valley. You must also enjoy the Wine Trail! Wineries are all around and offer tastings and tours as well as dining. Minutes to the Shenandoah Nat Park and hiking up to Skyline Drive, or hunting in the Rapidan Management Area and fishing in the many rivers and ponds. If you love horses there is riding here at the farm.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2005

About: I grew up in England and in Connecticut and have lived in lots of places - but finally found the perfect spot here in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia! Wonderful color, every day is a new painting - the earth, the furrows, the planting, the harvest, the bright greens and soft blues of the mountains, all lit on fire by the dazzling sunsets.

Why Madison:
If you want a peaceful weekend, where you can stretch out - recharge - this is a great spot. Families with children love it because there is so much room for them to run and play, ride ponies, go hiking, fishing etc.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
When I look at the properties that are listed I do think this is a unique property. It is the setting, the views, the fact that it is not too remote, and that everything is here for you. Fresh vegetables, raspberries, fruit may be picked in the garden. Great apple orchard just down the road as well with a superb variety of apples.

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Speaks: english



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VRBO #435904

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Date last modified - Tuesday, March 31, 2015

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Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Calendar last updated 04/15/2014
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