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    Front porch, view, overlooks valley
    view from driveway
    view from the spring
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    Property description
    Emmitsburg
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    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 bathr...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (12)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
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    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FKN2591559 by: FlipKey
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Lfriedow
Kanawha, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in May 2015

I stayed with extended family for a week at the beautiful historic Hornet's Nest. It was fabulous. The home is cozy for a larger group, but very comfortable. The favorite place was the original porch - such a great view! The expansive lawn was perfect for walks with our dog. The kids enjoyed the two tree swings as well as...

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Beth S
Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015

I traveled with two of my daughters and my granddaughter and wanted something a little different than a chain motel, we could get that anywhere. I was so glad that I found Hornets Nest. It is a beautiful location on the mountain, surrounded by woods, but only 15 minutes away from Gettysburg. The home contained everything you could possibly need.... more

Wendy W
Kansas City, Missouri
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014
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person found this review helpful

Talk about having everything! I'm a detailed person and this place truly has everything! The civil war themed deco with the large working fireplace was the real deal. Gorgeous sunrise view from the front porch and deer perusing in the back yard. It's a well loved and cared for home. I'm so glad they were willing to share it with... more

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Listed since : Apr 2013
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Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 51 days ago
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