Historic House Listings

Cottage in the Woods. Circa 1941. Over two acres in Virginia. $265,000

April 27, 2022

A little cottage in the woods. Nice setting for this mountain home. The house was built in 1941. It is located on 2.24 acres in Syria, Virginia. The home features a covered front porch, hardwood floors, metal roof and baseboards. The home has updated plumbing, on demand water heater and a new roof. The home is situated on the slope of Big Tom Mountain. It is across from the Rose River and within walking distance to the Shenandoah National Park. Two bedrooms, one bathroom and 916 square feet. $265,000

Contact Julie Garrett with Rappahannock Real Estate

From the Zillow listing:


Situated as a great mountain retreat for hiking, trout fishing, trail riding this 2 bedroom, 1 bath cabin was completely renovated in 2019: new plumbing, roof, siding, bathroom, insulation, flooring, windows, doors, paint, electric, propane heat, on-demand hot water. One bedroom lies on the main floor while you have room for a second in the loft area. Nestled in a small hollow on the slope of Big Tom Mountain opposite Buzzard Rock near the end of the historic Old Blue Ridge Turnpike, three miles beyond Graves Mountain Farm and Lodges (music, festivals, meals, market-deli-tackle-store-P.O.) Across the road from the lulling, crystal clear Rose River and a short walk to the Shenandoah National Park Rose River trailhead. Short drive to Old Rag and White Oak Canyon trailheads, brewery, wineries, Possum Store art gallery and more. Perfect location for horseback riding, summertime swimming holes, hiking, trout fishing, and Civil War history. Private setting above the road with views of surrounding mountain ridges and Rose River. This is the perfect getaway to relax in the quiet and listen to the river. Opportunity for STR.


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