Restored 1790 Cabin, Secluded, Near Blue Ridge & Uva(58 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 Bedroom (Sleeps 8), 3 Bath - Pet Friendly
The house was built in 1790, the same timeframe as Thomas Jefferson's Monticello and Colonial Williamsburg. It was originally a humble single-room farmer's cabin with a fireplace and a narrow staircase to a second room above. In 1830, a mirror-image cabin was built adjoining it, doubling its size. A smaller rear "shed" addition was added in the early 1900s. The cabin has been lovingly restored to keep its historical features intact and tastefully add modern conveniences, including washer & dryer, dishwasher, television and Internet.
The Old Peddler's House is a scenic hour's drive from the Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, the homes of 3 Founding Fathers/Presidents (Jefferson, Madison and Monroe) and many Civil War battlefields (Appomattox, Fredericksburg, Wilderness, Petersburg). It is a little over a mile from fishing, canoeing, kayaking and tubing on the scenic James River and is about 2.5 hours from Colonial Williamsburg. It is 40 minutes from Charlottesville and the University of Virginia. There are 6 wineries within an hour's drive, including Donald Trump's and Dave Matthew's on Carter's Mountain, along with apple picking. Several apple cider places, including Bold Rock Cider, are about 40 minutes west.
The cabin is part of a 250-acres working cattle farm, home to grass-fed cows, horses, free-range chickens and friendly cats and dogs. The farm has a swimming pond and a children's' fort built in a copse of trees overlooking a creek for kids to explore and enjoy.
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Member since: 2013
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- Full bath and fireplace in each bedroom
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Housekeeper Included
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Taxes Not included
Long term stays are available.
Refund given only if reservation is cancelled 60 days prior to check in date.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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The Old Peddler's House is within an hour of the Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, the homes of 3 presidents (Jefferson, Madison and Monroe), many civil war battlefields (Appomattox, Fredericksburg, Wilderness, Petersburg). It is less than a mile from fishing, canoeing, kayaking and tubing on the James River and is about 2 hours from Colonial Williamsburg. It is 40 minutes from Charlottesville and the University of Virginia and there are 6 wineries within an hour including Donald Trumps new winery on Carter's Mountain.
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The Old Peddler's House - Built in 1790
The living room has a working fireplace.
Back hall leads to a large deck that overlooks the creek.
Full equipped kitchen has a sunny sitting area.
The house is located at the end of a mile-long gravel lane through the woods.
The property includes this old red barn.
Woodhaven Farm - The Old Peddler's House is part of a 250 acre cattle farm
The Old Peddler's House is part of Woodhaven Farm, a 250-acre cattle farm.
Woodhaven Farm's horses and stable.
You'll get a dozen fresh eggs when you arrive-- when our hens cooperate!
Watch the sunset from the front porch.
A look into the dining room.
There are 3 full baths. This is the downstairs bathroom.
Kitchen eating area with a view of the old barn.
A view of the lane from the front yard, where you park your car.
This creek runs through the property below the house.
Woodhaven Farm's chicken house
This pond is fed by 6 underground springs, part of Woodhaven Farm.
New baby at Woodhaven Farm.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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