About the property
- Chateau / Country House1800 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
Sleeps 6! 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom surrounded by rolling pastures!
Centrally located and perfect for families, romantic weekends and girls getaways! The Guest House at Washington is a comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom 1935 farmhouse located on 25 acres and surrounded by dozens of local attractions. The retreat sleeps 6 and has a fully equipped kitchen, full-sized washer and dryer, internet and satellite TV with a DVD player.
Relax and watch the deer, cows, horses, hummingbirds, cardinals, bluebirds, purple martins, chickadees, titmice, house finches, gold finches, woodpeckers and other varieties of birds.
Lie under the stars in the hammock and see the night skies come alive! Sit back and enjoy country living!
This quaint cottage is located between Brenham and College Station in historic Washington, less than 2 miles from the Washington on the Brazos State Park. Surrounded by great shopping, country roads to explore and historical attractions!
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- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- May 26, 2018
About Nancy Heard
The property is owned and operated by Dean and Nancy Heard who lived and worked in the Houston area for years before permanently relocating to a slower pace of life in Washington Texas.
Why Nancy Heard chose Washington
The property has been in Nancy's family for over 100 years. The farmhouse was her Great Grandmother's House but was restored by the couple and was their weekend getaway from life in the city. They now want to share that getaway with others wanting an escape from the city.
What makes this Chateau / Country House unique
The property is not only centrally located between Houston and Austin but centrally located between College Station and Brenham, simply a great location! Mornings and evening are the best! Listening to the birds, cows, horses and roosters, watching the deer and feeling the breeze. Enjoying the beautiful sunsets and wonderful sunrises! Laying on the hammock at night watching the stars!
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Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
This is an amazing property with the absolute best owners!
This has been our best experience ever with VBRO. We picked this 1935 farmhouse to have some quiet time away from the Canadian winter. What a perfect location and it exceeded all of our expectations. The house was fantastic, very roomy and warm. High speed internet and satellite TV were amazing. The property is very large and was a treasure for our little dog Chico.
Nancy and Dean are fantastic hosts and great neighbours. The brownies are fantastic and made us feel welcome on our first day. Nancy and Dean made us feel like family and were very helpful in finding all the great little gems in the area.
We all look forward to our visits from Lily, Dean and Nancy's wonderful little dog, especially Chico as they also became friends. We love their dedication to wildlife and really enjoyed the deer, horses, fish and many birds.
We enjoyed the area and found everyone very welcoming. Navasota, Brenham and College Station had everything we could every ask for.
We highly recommend this location for short and long term stays.
We are so happy we were able to add value to your “Texas” experience. We really enjoyed you both and Chico. Meeting incredible people is one of the best parts about having a vacation rental! We welcome you back and hope you recommend us to your Canadian friends!
We had a nice restful stay. Just what we were looking for.
Nice peaceful property.
We loved the house and surrounding property.
We spent an enjoyable sisters weekend here. The house was beautiful and very comfortable. We will definitely be back!
We had a great time at the house, my son fed the fish and horses. It was very relaxing, we will definitely be back.
Charming and tranquil
We enjoyed our friends’weekend at The Guesthouse! The house was beautifully decorated and nicely equipped with the necessities. We enjoyed the horses, the goldfish and the quiet surroundings. The house was easy to find, comfortable, and centrally located-close to Brenham, Navasota and Bryan. The only suggestion is that the gate was not well lit at night and we had trouble finding it after dark.
Quaint is the perfect description!!
Our group consist of three couples being siblings and in laws. Age from 68 to 76. This place fit right into our family as we came from several different areas of the state, out of state and one from Central America.
Beds were very comfortable, house reminded us of going to the country to visit our grandparents. The country side was like pictures you see in magazines. OH, and the brownies were the best ever.
Our group agreed, that this place was one of best that we have stayed.
We have been using VRBO for five years, and this makes the ninth Vrbo we have rented.
Hats off to the owners!
Located one mile from the Washington on the Brazos State Park, Star of Republic Museum and Barrington Living History Farm and a short drive to the Blue Bell Creamery, Fanthrop Inn State Historic Site, Texas A&M University, The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Texas Baptist Historical Center, Round Top Festival Institute, Brenham's 'Main Street' District, Round Top Antique Show, Lake Somerville State Park and Trailway, local wineries, Texas Renaissance Festival, Old Baylor Park, and antique shopping. We are surrounded by country roads ready for miles of bike riding, on the bluebonnet trail and adjacent to the Texas Independence Trail.