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Carriage House on quiet 7 acres only 8 Minutes from Old Town Fredericksburg!

Bedrooms 1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment


About the property

This lovely, 800 sqft carriage house behind the main home is decorated in 'Vintage Playful' and sits atop Stafford Heights overlooking Fredericksburg across the Rappahannock River. We are within minutes of Old Town, Mary Washington University, Mary Washington Hospital, and loads of history. The greater Fredericksburg area is considered the most historic city in the United States, offering Civil War battlefields, the site of George Washington's boyhood home, Colonial Era homes and Revolutionary War events. Families love visiting The Children's Museum and engaging with the history made alive by interpreters at the battlefields and sites throughout the region. Stroll through the boutiques and antique shops around town and delight in our great restaurants and watering holes!

Enjoy the best view in town as you look out the dormer windows, three miles to the next ridge line. Relax in the king bed in the sleeping area and the queen sofa bed in the living area, with a fully-furnished kitchen and dining area. Have a great night's rest on the luxurious, microfiber Comphy sheets. Private, offsite parking; outdoor grill and fire table; and extensive gardens are all available for your retreat.

Within a 30-minute's drive, explore award-winning wineries, breweries and and the only bourbon distillery outside of Kentucky!

The property boasts the site of Union artillery--Capt Rufus T. Pettit's artillery battery of eight cannon. This was one of 80 batteries along Stafford Heights during the Battle of Fredericksburg. Imagine no trees in the area, and 640 cannon raining down on the village of Fredericksburg to thwart Confederate initiatives. As you head down the heights to the Port of Falmouth, visualize slaves wading across the Rappahannock to their freedom when they realized the Yanks were just yards away.

More Details

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018


Fredericksburg Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


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Carriage House on quiet 7 acres only 8 Minutes from Old Town Fredericksburg!
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Cozy Gem of a Place

  • 5 of 5

Jenny was really nice and helpful when we arrived, she helped us identify places to see in Fredericksburg. The house was clean and comfy it had everything one would need. The TV was very very old with some dead pixels, we used DVI to HDMI converter for our Chromecast. But the real fun lies outside in the historic city, exploring it was a lot fun. Jenny was great to talk to and a fantastic host

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Reagan National Airport, Washington DC
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Amy's Cafe
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Amtrak and VRE
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Amy's Cafe
Car: necessary

Guests enjoy a trolley tour and antique shopping through historic Fredericksburg with great local restaurants; canoeing or kayaking the Rappahannock River; tours through the Battles of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness and Spotsylvania; Riverside Dinner Theater and historic sights like Gary Melcher's Belmont, Chatham Manor, Mary Washington's home, Hugh Mercer Apothocary Shop and the James Monroe Museum!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.3%

Rates are based on two-person occupancy. Each additional person is $15 per night with a maximum of two extra persons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.