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Oak Lawn Country Home, Near Sweet Briar & Lynchburg, Va

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Last updated: 08/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Oak Lawn and its gardens are situated off US-29 halfway between Sweet Briar College and Lynchburg, VA near Monroe, and Elon, overlooks Tobacco Row Mountain on the eastern slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This classical Georgian 4-over-4 clapboard farm house has been carefully restored and thoughtfully renovated, offering its owners and their guests every comfort and quiet charm.

The house (circa 1850) has been placed on the Virginia Landmarks Registry and the National Register of Historic Places, was once the center of a bustling 19th century village.



Keywords: 1850 Georgian 4-over-4 Virginia Farmhouse

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    with trundles located in den downstairs...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2) Upstairs: Master suite with queen bed and full bath with his & hers vanities; back bedroom has queen bed & shares full bath located on hallway with another bedroom , that has (2) Single Beds. Downstairs: Two trundle beds in Den w/private full bath....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    His & hers vanities...moreless

  • Bathroom 3 Downstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    Full bath located off den...moreless

  • Bathroom 1 downstairs: toilet

    toilet & sink located off main hallway downstairs...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Enjoy the year round wildflower garden and meadow. Watch for deer from the secluded stone terrace in the Walnut Garden, a short distance down the hill from the house....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    1 television located in den...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Overlooks the eastern slope of Tobacco Road Mountain and High Peak....moreless

  • Rural:

    Located in Amherst County, VA on a country road but still just a short distance from Lynchburg and Sweet Briar College. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    High Speed Internet, wifi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Refrigerator, gas range, electric oven, and farm sink...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Tax Rate 10.3%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/19/2016
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Location

Car: Necessary

Only 20 minutes away is the Blue Ridge Parkway @ Otter Creek (MP 60). Another 5 minutes down VA-130 (Elon Road) and you arrive at the James River @ Snowden. Here you can enjoy a pleasurably and easy hike by going south across the river on the Appalachian Trail (AT). Or, try the strenuous 4 mile hike going north to Fuller Rock @ 2,472ft for spectacular views of the James River Valley and the city of Lynchburg . There is also good trout fishing (stocked in season) as you ascend on the AT on a little mountain stream, Rocky Row Run. You will also find a public boat ramp right where this stream enters the James.

 

Owner info

About the owner: We are fun & loving couple who have fully renovated an 1850's farmhouse overlooking Tobacco Row Mountain in Amherst county, VA. We love to hike and explore the AT and Blue Ridge parkway, both only 20 minutes away. We have begun a native plant garden and a wildflower meadow. Janet loves 'her birds' as she sits and drinks her coffee or tea at the kitchen window. Dick is a fern fanatic and has plant many species in the garden. Since we are still both working in Richmond, VA and are hardly there , we began sharing Oak Lawn about three years ago. We are pleased to offer our second home for others to enjoy should your travel destination include Lynchburg or Central VA.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Oak Lawn

    Oak Lawn

  • butterfly garden

    butterfly garden

  • front entrance

    front entrance

  • dining room

    dining room

  • Cherry wood island

    Cherry wood island

  • Den with two trundle beds

    Den with two trundle beds

  • upstairs hallway

    upstairs hallway

  • Master bathroom, his & hers sinks

    Master bathroom, his & hers sinks

  • Robert's bedroom, twin (modified rope) beds

    Robert's bedroom, twin (modified rope) beds

  • Oak Lawn

    Oak Lawn

  • spacious lawn

    spacious lawn

  • Black Swallowtail in the butterfly garden

    Black Swallowtail in the butterfly garden

  • living room

    living room

  • sunlit kitchen

    sunlit kitchen

  • bird watching seating area

    bird watching seating area

  • Master bedroom, Queen bed

    Master bedroom, Queen bed

  • Abby's bedroom, Queen bed

    Abby's bedroom, Queen bed

VRBO #375363

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, August 22, 2016

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/19/2016

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Oak Lawn Country Home, Near Sweet Briar & Lynchburg, Va

Madison Heights, VA, USA #375363

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