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Golf !!! in Your Back Yard!!!

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

The house and the area are wonderful. It is where communities farm and watermen make their living in a glimpse into an era gone by but, still preserved, in the Northern Neck. There are great opportunities for recreation, observation and relaxation.

Keywords: one level, great room

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 6, 2017

About The Owner

Hello, my name is Steve Hansen and my wife is Alexandra Gifford. We are co-owners of the Irvington golf house. I was a teacher for 22 years and Zan is currently working on her 33rd year teaching. We love to get down to the property, she lets me play golf if I promise to play a set of tennis. We love to canoe and one of our goals is to canoe to Charlies Tiki Bar where we can beach the canoe and walk up for cocktails!.

The Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why The Owner chose Irvington

We chose this particular house because it is directly on King Carter Golf Course and has two other courses only a five minute drive away. There are two vineyards very close by, not to mention Chesapeake Bay and the Rappahanock River close enough to get to in minutes.

What makes this house unique

The property is a quiet residential neighborhood on the golf course. There is an abundence of wild life in the area and a 'bluebird trail' just outside the back screened porch.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We want to let know we had a wonderful stay in your lovely home! We enjoyed how clean and peaceful it was! Wednesday night we all agreed that none of us can ever have seen so many stars in the sky. It was so beautiful!
Dec 2014
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Irvington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Lake View
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Bed (1), King size (1), Sleep Sofa (LR) 2 twin beds
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Golf !!! in Your Back Yard!!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Beautiful and quiet, with a lovely back porch.

  • 5 of 5

Girls weekend was quite enjoyable here. Centrally located to all the towns around. Back, screened in porch was nice to just sit and relax.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Holly Springs, NC

Just as nice as advertised. A true "home away from home".

  • 5 of 5

Cozy, clean, private, and perfect for a family with kids. Owner was very communicative and easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: These guests were excellent. Left the house clean/ neat and followed all house rules!
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Great weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed Irvington- the local restaurants, friendly people and quiet neighborhood. This house with its shady screened porch was the perfect place to stay. Owner responds quickly to answer questions. Can't wait to return next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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centrally located for your visit to Virginia's Northern Neck

  • 5 of 5

no issues here. good place. attentive owner. served as our stepping stone to the Deltaville area.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely! Clean and well furnished -- perfect for a wedding weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful experience!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fredericksburg, VA

Lovely home, convenient to everything in the Northern Neck

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed 4 nights at this home in July, and really loved the property and community. We don't golf, but we used the beautiful community pool everyday. We love to ride bike in the area, and it was a great way to relax after a nice morning ride. We found the owners very easy to communicate with, and the house well stocked. The screened porch with a ceiling fan made it possible to enjoy the outdoors, even in the high heat.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $100

Cleaning fee is non-refundable if rental is canceled for any reason. Rentals may be canceled but only with at least two weeks notice

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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