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Shade Tree Cottage, a southern gem!

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Queen bedroom
Private cottage on 22 acre farm in Historic Gordonsville minutes from area wineries and Monticello
The Lawn at UVA
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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A comfortable, quaint private cottage located on a 22 acre farm in Historic Gordonsville, VA. Just minutes to Charlottesville, Keswick, UVA, Barboursville and many award winning wineries. Sleeps 6 comfortably. 1 Queen bedroom, 1 Double Bedroom Suite with an additional pull out sofa and 2 twin beds in the sleeping loft. (low ceiling, comfortable beds) Central Heat/Air keeps the temperature very comfortable at all times. The large country Kitchen is fully equipped and has a French door opening to a deck, which is great for morning coffee overlooking the meadow. A new bathroom with shower is just off the main bedroom (queen). Awesome loft with staircase overlooking the great room provides extra sleeping options (comfy thick mattresses). A large second bedroom on the main floor with a c...A comfortable, quaint private cottage located on a 22 acre farm in Historic Gordonsville, VA. Just minutes to Charlottesville, Keswick, UVA, Barboursville and many award winning wineries. Sleeps 6 comfortably. 1 Queen bedroom, 1 Double Bedroom Suite with an additional pull out sofa and 2 twin beds in the sleeping loft. (low ceiling, comfortable beds) Central Heat/Air keeps the temperature very comfortable at all times. The large country Kitchen is fully equipped and has a French door opening to a deck, which is great for morning coffee overlooking the meadow. A new bathroom with shower is just off the main bedroom (queen). Awesome loft with staircase overlooking the great room provides extra sleeping options (comfy thick mattresses). A large second bedroom on the main floor with a comfortable Double Bed and a pull out sofa bed (double) can also be a sunny den for reading or watching the abundant wildlife. Laundry room off kitchen with stacked washer/dryer. WI-FI, TV and strong cell signal. The Shade Tree Cottage is the perfect weekend or midweek destination for visiting the 50 area wineries!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dogs are allowed, however, our free range chickens are out after 3pm each day, so keep fido on a leash in the afternoon after 3. Also, the steps going to the loft are not recommended for children under 5 yrs. (no rail)
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Midge D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
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A FlipKey verified reviewer
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: March 2018
Midge D, VR Owner at Shade Tree Cottage, a southern gem!, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

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A FlipKey verified reviewer
Williamsburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

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Date of stay: December 2016
Midge D, VR Owner at Shade Tree Cottage, a southern gem!, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2016

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Reviewed 4 June 2015

Midge and Tom were wonderful. Had everything you would need to be comfortable with the added bonus of fresh eggs and bacon in the frig for breakfast. The chickens and deer that appeared in the evening were quite pleasant to look at and enjoy. You...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank 31KathyM
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

The owners were friendly and wonderful. The kitchen was fully stocked with everything you might need. The cottage was very clean and cozy. My mother-in-law wanted to rent it out permanently and retire. She's still raving about it 2 months after our stay. I highly...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Marshall B. D
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

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Date of stay: June 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Porch
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
City Getaway
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
Gordonsville is a beautiful little southern town, historic Civil War Hospital Museum, overhead train track crosses Main St and the upscale shoppes are busy. The area is known for equestrian events, trail rides, farms and vineyards. Local restaurants from Barbeque to upscale French. We are just 25 minutes to Charlottesville and UVA, traveling along the beautiful scenic Rt 231. Thomas Jefferson's Monticello and James Madison's Montpelier homes are less than 30 minutes away. We are the perfect spot for guests attending Keswick and surrounding Orange County weddings. Shade Tree Cottage is located on a 22 acre farm and is close to everything yet is your own very private vacation cottage get away.
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