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Historic Victorian Adobe on One Acre Estate

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The Trueheart-Neill House, built in 1898, the main house on the property

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Last updated: 06/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Please note: The rate of $150 is for 1 suite in the home. The historic Trueheart-Neill House is a 1898 Victorian adobe with carriage house and gazebo situated on green lawns among volcanic outcroppings on a one-acre estate property. The home was built as a summer home by Galveston's Trueheart family, and is the oldest and most grand from that era. The home is located 6 blocks from historic downtown Fort Davis.

The home includes a fully stocked kitchen for cooking, coffee pot with coffees and creamers, in-kitchen dining as well as a small formal dining room, parlor with a fireplace and a lovely shaded verandah.

The bedroom suite features a fireplace in the bedroom, queen bed with plush bedding, and a large private living room with fireplace, queen sofa sleeper and bath with tub and shower and bathing amenities. This unit is in the main house and is only one of 3 suites in the house and one of 4 individual units on the property. Price of house in listing is for 1 suite. Please call for pricing on additional suites or entire house.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We welcome these important members of your family. We ask that you clean up after them and that you do not leave them alone in the home....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Queen or King bed with plush bedding and fireplace.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The Trueheart-Neill House is an 1898 Victorian adobe, situated among volcanic outcroppings on a one-acre estate property. It is located six blocks from the historic Jeff Davis County Court House....moreless

  • Rural:

    The Trueheart-Neill House is located in the town of Fort Davis in the mountains of west Texas. Fort Davis is known for it's dry climate, perfect year round temperatures and crystal blue skies....moreless

  • Village:

    The Trueheart-Neill House is a historic home located in the residential area of Fort Davis. It is located six blocks from the center of historic Fort Davis, shops, galleries and historic sites....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking

Dining

  • Dining:

    In-kitchen dining and formal dining room. Each seats 4 people....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace:

    Fireplace in the parlor as well as one in the bedroom and private living room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The house includes a parlor with a fireplace as well as a private living room included in the bedroom suite....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    A perfect place for coffee in the morning, or for a picnic. It is also a lovely spot for a wedding....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    For the pleasure of our guests. May be used for receptions, reunions and other larger groups....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150
$875 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $35
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

The two night minimum stay is negotiable depending on availability.

One suite rental - $150.00

Please call for rates on additional suites or the entire house.

Hotel Tax - 13%


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/19/2015
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Location

160 Miles
Nearest Airport
Midland International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Fort Davis
24 Miles
Nearest Golf
Marfa
25 Miles
Nearest Train
Alpine
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 17
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Fort Davis

Car: Necessary

Fort Davis is home to many interesting attractions including:

Fort Davis National Historic Site - A fully restored Texas outpost

McDonald Observatory and Visitors Center

Davis Mountains State Park

Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute

Nearby is the town of Marfa, known for its many art galleries and the Chinati Foundation featuring the work of minimalist artist Donald Judd.

Not far to the south is the dramatic Big Bend National Park which offers hiking, camping, river rafting, birding, and opportunities for spectacular photographing and painting.

 

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Photos

  • The Trueheart-Neill House, built in 1898, the main house on the property

    The Trueheart-Neill House, built in 1898, the main house on the property

  • The Trueheart-Neill House front porch and east entry

    The Trueheart-Neill House front porch and east entry

  • Parlor and formal dining room.

    Parlor and formal dining room.

  • Private living room with fireplace.

    Private living room with fireplace.

  • Windmill in the back yard.

    Windmill in the back yard.

  • Lawn between home and carriage house.

    Lawn between home and carriage house.

  • The Trueheart-Neill Main House, view from the south

    The Trueheart-Neill Main House, view from the south

  • The Trueheart-Neill front porch and view to the south

    The Trueheart-Neill front porch and view to the south

  • Formal dining room.

    Formal dining room.

  • Bedroom with queen bed and fireplace.

    Bedroom with queen bed and fireplace.

  • Gazebo in south lawn.

    Gazebo in south lawn.

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Date last modified - Wednesday, July 01, 2015

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/19/2015
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