an Art Filled, 120 Year Old Limestone House, 4 Blocks from Main St.(40 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Bed And Breakfast
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Charmingly furnished 2 bedrooms,1 bath historic art-filled limestone house.
The unique, charming Potter's Cottage is the private and separate half of a 120 year old limestone house. It is located in a country-like setting just 4 blocks from Marketplatz on Main Street. There are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed, the other has two twin beds. One room is 4 steps up, the other 9 steps down from the comfortable living room. Walk through the private entrance into a living room filled with art. Two outdoor seating areas, one with a chiminea, offer a lovely setting to enjoy the drier, cooler weather of the Texas Hill Country. The patios are fenced as this is a pet friendly home away from home.
Finn, the owner of this house is an award winning potter. The art- filled rooms reflect her love of beauty, simplicity and the hand made.
You'll enjoy a quiet stay here, reminiscent of simpler times in a small Texas town.
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Member since: 2013
- 800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Bed And Breakfast
- Bed & Breakfast
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Large bathroom with a shower in a claw foot tub.
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Coin Laundry
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
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2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $75
- Pet Fee $40 + tax
- Cleaning fee $50 + tax
- Tax Rate 13%
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Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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This unique, art filled B&B, the Potter's Cottage, is a 120 year old limestone farmhouse. It is located within an easy 4 block walk to the historic Marketplatz on Main Street.
Fredericksburg is rich with varieties of recreational activities including the local History Museum, The Nimitz Museum of the Pacific War, Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, and the LBJ Park in Stonewall. The region is known for it's Texas wineries and wonderful restaurants. It is also fast becoming a destination for Texas music with many venues for listening and dancing.
This part of the Hill Country offers many opportunities for outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking, birding and viewing wildflowers and beautiful scenery.
Year Purchased: 1966
About: Finn Alban, is the current owner of this historic farm house bought by her parents in 1966 as a place to retire. She is a 5th generation Texan and an award winning potter who creates pottery and sculpture in her studio behind the house. Finn's portion of the house is completely separate from the B&B.
Why Fredericksburg, TX, USA:
'While growing up in San Antonio, I had often visited the Hill Country as a child. Even then, I knew that some day, some way, I would live there. When my son was 4 years old, that opportunity came and we moved here to this very special small town with its wonderful community.'
The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
This antique and art filled property, is a well cared for, family home that has in the past, sheltered many people in a loving way. The sun bleached limestone walls give this house it's rightful sense of place in the Texas Hill Country.
- Primary: +1 8309977610 Before 9pm
- Secondary: +1 8304561876
Links to more information:
Artist owned, charming early Fredericksburg limestone home
Your front entrance
Hand crafted front gate to 'The Potter's Cottage'
Living room / antique chairs and cupboard
Detail Queen bedroom
Bathroom / claw foot tub and shower
Shelves with artist/owners handmade pottery
Everywhere there are art objects like this antique huipil
Side garden with the original windmill and water tank
Water feature with bird
Front entrance with bird bath
Cozy dining on the private patio
Flower/art filled private fenced patio
Living room / with desk, books, and art
Comfortable and charming queen bedroom
Spacious bathroom/handcrafted sink
Bathroom / laundry
Library in living room
For more of this award winning home owner's ceramic work : www.finnalban.co
Goldfinch feeder (a wonderful yard for a variety of birds
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