A MASTERFUL and LOVINGLY CREATED TIMBER FRAME HOME. Drive along the Thornton River on your way down a charming country road to this hideaway in the mountains of Rappahannock, not far from Washington, Sperryville or the Castleton Festival. Tucked in the foothills on an arm of Red Oak Mountain, this comfortable home and 24' x 28' barn-workshop will truly please those interested in fine craftsmanship and a private setting. The nearby Thornton River is perfect for setting off on kayak and canoe trips, as far as you care to travel. -- -- Constructed of various specially obtained woods and quality windows, enter a world of bright and cheerful contemporary design blending with, and open to, the surroundings. Every year, cedar waxwings and others species stop along their migrations to feed on the native berry bearing shrubs. A strong stream courses across the bottom of the property with a smaller spring-fed tributary coming off the mountain. -- -- The home is sustainably built with bamboo flooring, hot water radiant floor heat, and efficient appliances, The living room/dining room combination is comfortable and bright with an impressive stone, free standing, wood burning fireplace. A hand crafted stair winds behind the chimney up to the study or extra guest room overlooking the property. The kitchen has a separate built in dining nook and hand crafted table for casual meals and entertaining the chef(s) during meal prep. A movable island specifically crafted for the kitchen conveys and offers plenty of work space for all. A hidden, custom 'pull out and up' Kitchen Aid mixer will delight the chef. Tons of pantry storage. -- -- Enjoy the unique features of this delightful home and get a bit of exercise while hiking it's 1/2 mile of trails along the creeks and up to a lovely picnic / camping spot on a mountain top plateau above the house. Wood stove in the basement. Desirable Piedmont Wireless Broadband service for internet. -- -- A Special Features list is in the Documents area noting many other details.
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