A Blue Ridge Mountain welcome awaits you at the Tye River Farm House in Arrington, Virginia.
Enjoy our cozy Farm House situated on what is considered one of the most beautiful landholdings in the area. The Tye River borders the front of our 10 acres with guest access to swimming, canoeing, tubing and kayaking. The farmhouse has creamy colonial colored walls with a bright colonial colors for each room; and Original Hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen with its views of the mountains is equipped with modern appliances. The master bedroom glass doors give an open-air feel with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Come sit on our back porch and enjoy the sunset and the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Nelson County, Virginia!
Wide open fields and lots of places to hike and investigate. We have private access to the beautiful Tye River. When the water is up a perfect place to kayak. Google Tye River Kayaking. A great place to tube float. Bring your own equipment, as we cannot provide for liability reasons.
You will love nearby Crab Tree Falls. The Appalachian Trail and Blue Ridge Parkway are a few minutes away. Nice biking trail close by: Virginia Blue Ridge Biking Trail.
Google Nelson County Hiking
Google Nelson County Brewery Tour
Plentiful wineries and beer breweries are within a 20-mile radius. Also, distilleries and a Hard Cider Brewery using locally grown fruit.
We are dog friendly. No extra charge for dogs. We love dogs! Dogs love the wide-open areas with no busy roads nearby. Also, the river is a great place for your dogs to go swimming. No other dogs in the area so your dogs are safe.
Home is on the Tye River with easy access via Route 665 off of Highway 29. Halfway between Charlottesville and Lynchburg.
Amherst County with city of Amherst and Sweet Briar College is just down the road. A nice place to visit with a couple of antique shops and nice restaurants: Vitos Pizza Bar and Grill, The Briar Patch, and Travelers Restaurant. Another nice rural town to visit is Lovingston, VA. The Lovingston Cafe is good place to have lunch or dinner.
We are close to Oak Ridge Estate for Lockn' Festival and other music concerts. Google Lockn' Festival or Infinity Downs Farm.
Great golfing close by: Winton Country Club, Poplar Grove Golf Club, Stoney Creek Golf Club, Shadow Ridge Golf Course, Devils Knob Golf Course.
Take the nearby Nelson Scenic Loop a 50-mile drive through spectacular scenery. Wonderful wineries, orchards, overlooks, trails, food, distilleries and beer tours. The best of Central Virginia!
Google Nelson Scenic Loop in Nelson County
Here is a partial list of local wineries, brewers and distillers that have web pages:
Blue Mountain Brewery
Bold Rock Cider
Wild Wolf Brewing
Veritas Vineyards and Winery
Check out Wintergreen Resort. Skiing at Wintergreen resort is just a 30-minute drive. Great golf course at Wintergreen: Stoney Creek Golf Course.
Hike on the Rockfish Valley Trail System.
Located in beautiful Nelson County we are nestled in the Virginia countryside surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, yet only a short drive away from the arts and entertainment of downtown Charlottesville, Lynchburg, Lovingston.
The house is a Virginia brick farmhouse on land farmed for centuries with wonderful pastoral and mountain views.
Visit the nearby orchards; pick your own Apples, Peaches, Strawberries and Blueberries when in season. Fish on the Tye or James River, go antiquing, take beautiful country drives, enjoy the golfing or dining out in Lynchburg, Lovingston or in the local Arrington area.
Are you a history buff? We have the following within an hours drive: Monticello, Montpelier, Walton's Mountain of TV fame, Jefferson National Forest, Appomattox Court House, Poplar Forest, and Ashlawn.
Enjoy lunch and dinner at Devils Backbone Brewing Company, Wild Wolf Brewing Company or Blue Mountain Brewery. Shopping and other attractions include: Rockfish Valley Nature Trail, Tuckahoe Antiques, and Valley Green Gallery.
As you can see there is plenty to do!