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Just like Grandma's house

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 10 Sleeps

Enjoy our 2300sq ft house overlooking the Rappahnnock river, tour DC during the day and then come

back and enjoy the country life. Just take the zig zag path down to the river and picnic by the

river side or if you choose, you may drive right up to the picnic area. There is a nice sandbar for

the kids to make sand castles, wade in the river or try their hand at fishing.

We have 2 lakes in walking distance where you can fish or swim and there is a boat for your use.

. The house is 3 levels, the first level has 2

bedrooms with full size beds, and a full sleep sofa, 2 baths,One bath is fully handicap with a walk

in shower. full kitchen, family room, dining area, washer and dryer, sun porch with a futon to sleep

on in the warm months,

walkout deck and patio to enjoy a family cookout on the grill, 2nd floor is the great room with

antique sitting area and dining area with a piano, 3rd floor is the master bedroom with a bath were

Mom and Dad can relax. We are located in the quiant little town of Amissville, but we do have our

own vineyard and there are many nearby to tour. We are 60 miles west of DC, 40 miles from Dulles

airport and 20 minutes to the blueridge parkway. The house is fully air conditioned and heated.

More Details

Merilee G. Poe
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Merilee G. Poe

Our house has been in the family for years, first as our summer cabin, then in the 80's was remolded and addition added to the front

Merilee G. Poe purchased this house in 1956

Why Merilee G. Poe chose Northern Virginia - Washington DC

Our house sits on a hill overlooking our picnic/play area by the river where you can grill and play lawn games in our play area. Places to walk along the river. Paddle boat or paddle a flat bottom boat on the lake.

What makes this house unique

House has all the comforts of Grandma's house.


Amissville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
Full kitchen, washer and dryer, linens, towels, board games, blender, microwave, satellite TV, fishing poles, flat bottom boat, out door games,gas grill charcoal grill air conditioning, 2 full beds, 1 queen size bed, futon and sleep sofa telephone for local calls


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)


Hidden Gem

  • 5 of 5

Had an excellent stay at Grandma's House. No lack of things to do on the property in any weather. Stayed for 4 nights and loved it. Short drive to area attractions.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • Weekly Rate: $850 - $1200

  • From $125 a night for 2
    $150.00 a night for 4
    check in time 3pm
    check out time 11am

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