Large Estate Home, 13 Rooms, 4B/R, 5 Full Baths, Sleeps 10, Event Friendly
Bedford,Virginia,United States of America
- Pets Allowed
Home surrounded by centuries old oak trees and over 90 boxwoods.The property rests on 8 acres and is located in the center of Bedford with easy access to major roads leading to Smith Mountain Lake to the south, The Blue Ridge Parkway to the north, Lynchburg and Liberty University to the east and Roanoke to the west, all four within a half hours drive. The Home is perfectly located for large families who wish to attend college graduation at Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Roanoke College, Hollins College or Randolph College. Events like weddings, receptions, or graduations all are easily accommodated. Also, the location is good for visits to Historic Places like the Civil War surrender grounds in Appomattox, the D-Day Memorial in Bedford,Thomas Jefferson's Popular Forest Home or many other historic sites close to the area. Monticello at the University of Virginia is only an hour and a half away. The Blue Ridge Parkway is world famous and travels across the top of Virginia's and North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains and shows breathtaking scenes along hundreds of miles.This exceptional property was designed and named 'Thorn Hill ' by Everett Fauber and was custom built in 1939 using the finest construction and materials available. High ceilings, three piece crown molding, two fire places,recessed window sills, oversized solid wood paneled doors, copper gutters and down spouts, three zone heating and air conditioning, corian countertops in the kitchen, and ceramic tile flooring in all bathrooms and laundry room are just a few of the wonderful construction features.A breezeway ties into both the two car garage and a large screened porch with slate flooring by way of a slate sidewalk. Each bedroom has a bath and shower and one master bedroom has a jacuzzi. One bedroom has a king bed, one bedroom has a double and two bedrooms have queens. The library/den is surrounded with solid walnut wood paneling with a leather sofa and chairs with a 42 inch TV. The kitchen has all appliances and utensils and features a tile counter and swivel stools and a wall TV for viewing while eating or preparing meals. The dining room has a double pedestal table, twelve ball and claw carved wood back chairs, a china cabinet and buffet cabinet. All the beautiful dining room furniture is from the 'James River Collection' made by the Hickory Chair Company in an agreement with the Williamsburg Foundation. The living room features a grand piano, leather upholstery, and a fireplace. The down stairs has a large recreation area with one room for a pool table and basketball game, one room is a poker room with round table and upholstered chairs and the largest room has a wall system with a 60 inch TV and features a huge multi piece sectional in a red microfiber that can be used for sleeping as there is also a full bath in the downstairs. Lastly, a fifth bedroom is being used a an office with computer, printer, and desk setup. All linens are provided. There are no cleaning fees.
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