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Historic Home on 650 acre Estate w Pool,Tennis Ct & Lake

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Enjoy your own retreat at 'LaVallee', a 650 acre property granted by George II in 1715. Easily accessible but secluded with a beautiful pool, tennis court, 6 acre lake and stunning views. Tour central Virginia's wonderful sites - only 40 minutes from Charlottesville and Richmond, an hour and 20 minutes from Williamsburg and 2 hours from Washington DC.

For the History Buff:

Jefferson's Monticello - Charlottesville

Madison's Montpelier - Orange

Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, Yorktown

Civil War Battlefields - Richmond, Fredricksburg, & Appomattox

Museum of the Confederacy - Richmond

Also you'll be staying in the former home of the Quartermaster

of the Confederacy!

For Children:

Kings Dominion - Doswell VA

Busch Gardens & Water Country USA - Williamsburg

Science Museum of VA (IMAX Theater) - Richmond

Children's Museum - Richmond

Virginia Beach

For the Whole Family:

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (Top 10 in the country!) - Richmond

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden - Richmond

Shopping at Short Pump Town Center (A huge mall with a

Nordstroms, Macy's, a 20 screen theater, lots of restaurants - only

20 minutes away)

University of Virginia - Charlottesville

Blue Ridge Parkway & the historic Shenandoah Valley

Luray Caverns

Many wineries all around the Charlottesville area

Of course, you could just relax by the pool, enjoy the idyllic views, play a little tennis and simply recharge the batteries. A large living area with Flat screen TV and a separate library provide ample opportunity to relax, or enjoy sitting in the shade under a magnificent 250 year old pecan tree.

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More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2018


Goochland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 full baths
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Master bedroom with single bed sleep sofa & private bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 3 twin/ single , Kids bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Large bedroom with 2 twin beds & TV
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
Private Tennis Court, horseshoes,badmitten,croquet and 3 full baths


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Historic Home on 650 acre Estate w Pool,Tennis Ct & Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews

Blazing Virginia

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spent our vacation building great summer memories on the farm. There was no limit to the outdoor adventure. It was plenty hot during our visit, so the gorgeous pool was put to use quite a bit. We ventured to Cville and Richmond early in the day or later in the evening so that we could enjoy the abundant recreation available on the property. It was easy to put down the laptops, tablets, and cell phones in favor of clean air and time well spent together. It was an unforgettable experience. Thank you to the Satterfield family for opening-up the splendor of their farm for us to enjoy.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

Loved the whole package. Pool was big and lots of fun. Kids and adults really enjoyed swimming. Also did lots of fishing too. Lots of other things to do. Horseshoes, croquet, tennis or just taking walks. Well stocked kitchen with just about anything you need. Lots of books and history about the house. Overall terrific vacation. Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful vacation home. Kept the whole family happy with a pool, pond/lake, bike paths, and tennis court. Great place to relax and recharge!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Graduation Gathering!

  • 5 of 5

We found your property almost a year ago and we are SO happy to have the wonderful memories of our large family being together for our daughter's graduation from UVA Law school. The house is beautifully appointed , clean and comfortable.......and the surrounding property, pool, and beyond offered something for everyone. Such an easy drive to be in C'ville for all activities at the school and also to explore the area. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and Peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful!!! My family was there in the late fall and it was awesome!! After seeing that great pool we all wished we were there in the summer to enjoy it. If you love history this is the place for you. Great place to kick back and relax. The pond is slam full of fish as well. You can't go wrong by renting this beautiful home!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Home!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time at LaVallee! We stayed here for our son's wedding in Richmond and it was the perfect place to visit and have fun with all the activities available on the property. The home was lovely, immaculate and comfortable. The grounds were just stunning! The hosts provided all the information for the home and even left suggestions for local points of interest. We would definitely come back to spend more time relaxing and doing sightseeing. The wedding was wonderful and we all agreed this home was a highlight of our time together! Lifetime memories were made.....

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $160
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 2.0%

There is a cleaning fee of $160 for weekly rentals. We rent full weeks only in June, July and August

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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