Charming Country Cottage

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Entire cottage hosted by Mark & (Mary)Scott

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
Great for remote work
Fast wifi at 65 Mbps, plus a dedicated workspace in a private room.
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This cottage was built in 1910 and is updated to include super fast internet, a updated bathroom, 4K streaming TV, while keeping the charm and ambiance of the original cottage. Originally served as a country doctors office. Located in the hamlet of Free Union about 9 miles from UVA, Charlottesville, VA and Charlottesville/Albemarle Regional Airport (CHO). We are pet friendly for DOGS ONLY.

The space
Built in 1910, this unique cottage was originally a country doctor's office, Dr. W.A. Kyger's . He lived in the our farmhouse next door. We have found Indian arrow heads in the yard which is littered with Quartz.

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What this place offers

Courtyard view
Garden view
Kitchen
Fast wifi – 65 Mbps
Dedicated workspace
Free driveway parking on premises – 2 spaces
Pets allowed
48" HDTV with Amazon Prime Video, Fire TV, Netflix, Roku
Central air conditioning
Window AC unit
Bath

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Where you’ll be

Free Union, Virginia, United States

Located in the heart of Virginia wine country. You will be enchanted by the views and countryside as you drive around the area. We have an incredible location with Charlottesville 9 miles in one direction, Crozet 11 miles in another direction and the airport/Earlysville area 9 miles in yet another direction. You can get to the entrance of Shenandoah National Park in 34 minutes (23 miles) or be hiking at Humpback Rocks on the Blue Ridge Parkway in 42 minutes (29 miles). Our location is excellent!

There is a one room post office and a family doctors office nearby.

The area is popular with bike enthusiasts to train.

Hosted by Mark & (Mary)Scott

  1. Joined in June 2015
  • 135 Reviews
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We moved here after 10 years in Los Angeles and 8 years in New York City to raise our 3 daughters in the Charlottesville area.

Mark is an entertainer (Mark Nizer) and (Mary) Scott is a Yoga teacher and former actress and dancer.

Scott has performed on Broadway, in many TV Commercials, Sitcoms and Soap Operas. She loves to cook, travel, knit, garden, read and entertain.

Mark is an entertainer who takes his one man show around the world. He is an inventor, juggler, technology and computer nerd, web designer and show control geek. You can hear his podcast on iTunes called The Cue.

We live in the house next to the "Charming Cottage" in Free Union with our youngest daughter Ruby, our dachshund Hugo and mutt Huckleberry.
We moved here after 10 years in Los Angeles and 8 years in New York City to raise our 3 daughters in the Charlottesville area.

Mark is an entertainer (Mark Nizer) and…

During your stay

We are happy to share our love and knowledge of beautiful and historic Albemarle County/Charlottesville. Yet we respect our guests' need for down time and privacy and will take their lead on how much interaction they desire.

Mark & (Mary)Scott is a Superhost

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  • Languages: English, Français
  • Response rate: 100%
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House rules

Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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