Shade Tree Cottage, a Southern Gem Located in the Heart of Wine Country Near Uva(23 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Country Cottag, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Sleeping Loft with twins, 1 New Bathroom, Sleeps 6
The Cottage has 2 Bedrooms, one with Queen bed and the other is a Double Bed (new) and a comfortable pull out sofa for extra sleeping options. With a sitting area this second bedroom doubles as a light filled side room for reading or lounging. An awesome sleeping loft (low ceiling) with comfy twin beds is overlooking the great room. A brand new bathroom with shower is located just off the main bedroom.
Laundry room is off the kitchen with stacked washer and dryer units.
Wireless Internet (booster from main house), TV, and strong Verizon cell signal.
If you need more space," The Little House" at Shade Tree Cottage may also be available for booking. It is located near the Cottage, has one queen bedroom, new bath, living room and eating area overlooking the covered porch and pasture.
Member since: 2014
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Events Allowed
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Climbing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
Great room in center of the cottage with vaulted ceiling. Sleeping loft designed to look like a paddock overlooks the great room. Large sofa, comfortable large chair, rocking chair 2 padded benches...moreless
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
Tassimo individual coffee maker and a full sized Mr. Coffee for a full pot of coffee. Coffee provided with condiments; sugar artificial sweetners, creamers, half and half. Assorted teas also....moreless
- Dishes & Utensils:
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Jan 4 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $10
- Cleaning $45
- Taxes Not included
Rate is for 4 guests or less, for each guest over 4 there is an additional $20. per person per night.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: Hello Tom and Midge here. We bought the farm in Gordonsville as a second home and to be close to our horses. Tom (a Richmond, VA city boy) loved the farm and Cottage so much that he didn't want to go home after spending weekends in Gordonsville, so we moved here in 2000. After retirement, we no longer have the Tennessee Walking horses, we built another house on the farm, and now our guests get to stay in the beautiful Shade Tree Cottage. Tom's new passion is raising chickens, so you will have farm fresh eggs during your visit.
Why the Owner Chose Gordonsville, VA, USA:
Gordonsville is a beautiful small town, a train goes over an overpass right in the middle of main street, the shops are busy and Restaurant Pomme is spectacular! Shade Tree Cottage is situated on a 5 acre knoll on the 22 acre farm. 100+ year old shade trees keep it cool in the summer and lots of squirrels, rabbits and deer call it home year round.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The Cottage is very private, but close to everything! UVA, Monticello, Montpelier, Wintergreen ski resort, award winning wineries, Civil War Museum and historic battlegrounds. Lots of local activities like horseback riding, apple and peach orchards, antiquing and farm visits. Did I mention that we are very close to lots of wedding venues; Wolftrap farm, Keswick Vineyards, Keswick Hall, Castle Hill Cidery, Barboursville Vineyards, Horton Vineyards, and at least 10 churches within 10 miles including the Historic Grace Episcopal? Shade Tree Cottage is perfect for the Bride/Groom's siblings and family to socialize in a private, affordable, comfortable and convenient place. If you need more space ask about the "Little House", a one bedroom cottage on the same property. Great for parents or grandparents or a couple with a baby.
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Queen bedroom, very comfortable with new adjacent bathroom
Suite in second bedroom, sofa is a pullout (double)
100+ year old shade trees around the cottage
Deck off the kitchen
Fully equipped Country Kitchen.
View of Great room from loft
New Double Bed in the Second Bedroom
view of pasture from side deck
Thomas Jefferson's Monticello 30 minutes away.
The Lawn at UVA, 30 minutes away.
Pear Tree in front yard. YUMMY!!
A private cottage on a 22 acre farm in Historic Gordonsville.
Second bedroom new double bed, this room is a suite with sitting area
Loft with comfortable twin beds.
Shade Tree Cottage entrance path in Fall
another view of the kitchen looking into the great room
Great room looking into the kitchen
Pull out sofa in side room.
Shade Tree Cottage is situated on 5 private acres within a 22 acre farm
Redbuds blooming in spring
side view overlooking the pasture
The Persimmon tree is loaded this year!
Charlottesville Music Pavillion on the Downtown Mall, home of Dave Matthews
If you need more space, ask about "The Little House" on the property also. $95nt
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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