Cedar Grove is an idyllic retreat for anyone wanting to step off of the grid, escape from the hustle and bustle of hectic lives, and retreat to a sanctuary of rest and relaxation. Rich in architectural history, the cottage offers all of the comforts of home yet with the charm of an 18th C. colonial saltbox style house. Nestled on 2 private acres, guests will find original handmade bricks, pine beams, brick and heart pine floors and wood burning fireplace to enhance the authentic 18th C. experience. Our guests will feel that they stepped back to 1773 when the home was erected, while enjoying all of the conveniences and luxuries of a fine resort. The home offers 3 bedrooms, each with it's own full bath, along with a large living and dining area perfect for large family or small private retreats. The tavern style kitchen and dining room is located in the English style, walkout basement. It is complete with modern appliances, large bar, lounge area with large flat screen television and wood burning fireplace perfect for a holiday gathering or simple relaxing 18th C. style.
The setting of Cedar Grove is just as charming as the interior. Set on 2 private acres, one can enjoy relaxing afternoons on the screened porch or a game of cornhole or bocce ball in the large rear and side yard. The neighbors friendly chickens might even wander into the yard for a little hospitable meet and greet.
One of the best features of Cedar Grove is that if you get a little too much privacy or rest and relaxation, with 5 minutes you can be on the interstate and in Williamsburg, Yorktown, Hampton Roads, VA Beach, Richmond, Charlottesville or DC within no time.
If you enjoy Virginia wine there are three amazing wineries, all within 5-15 minutes; as well as five local golf courses just moments away. If you enjoy fishing or water sports, bring your own boat, canoe, or kayak to enjoy the many waterways that surround New Kent Co. as well as the nearby Tidewater region. You can find tennis courts within 3 minutes from the house as well as a state of the art fitness center (Active Life Fitness) that welcomes short term guests.
The historic James River Plantations are less than 30 minutes away for those who wish to learn more about the lifestyles of planters in the 18th and 19th century; as well as the sites of where our country was born and gained its freedom- Yorktown and Jamestown.
There is something to do for everyone at Cedar Grove.