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Hornet's Nest Retreat

  • Back view
    Back view
    Back view
    Front porch, overlooks valley
    view from driveway
    view from the spring
    Property description
    Emmitsburg
    |
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    For Civil War enthusiasts, this is a perfect location from which one can explore Gettysburg and the 150th annivesary of the battle. Nearby also, and within an hour's drive, are the Antietem and Monacacy battlefields, the Civil War trail along Route 15, and the Civil War Museum of Medicine in Frederick
    The house is situated 10 miles south of Gettysburg along Route 15. This stone house was built in 1833, and is on a mountainside surrounded by 3 acres of cleared land. There are 30 acres of woodland for hiking.
    There is a large eat-in modern kitchen including a washer/dryer, a living room with the original fieldstone fireplace,a sitting room with a view of the woods, a large porch overlooking the valley, and a deck. The second floor has three small bedrooms and a full bathroom...
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  • Amenities & details
    • 24 Hour On Call Maintenance
    • Blender
    • Board Games
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Charcoal Grill
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Electric Stove
    • Fireplace
    • Firewood Provided
    • Freezer
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Oven
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Radio
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Sofabed
    • Standard Definition TV
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK533002 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week Per month
    Default - - 1 night
    $150
    $1,000
    $3,500
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    This is located on a mountainside. Transportation by auto,,only. Parking for multiple vehicles, RV, etc.
    In Emmitttsburg proper are the FEMA training center, the grotto of Lourdes, and

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Maureen
MD
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

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Mary Q.
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listed since : Apr 2013
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Calendar Updated: 23 days ago
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