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Charming 1950's home walking distance to Ole Miss campus

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 3 full baths .04 from Ole Miss Campus

This 1950's house has been updated with an open floor plan, large windows that overlook a wooded lot. A sun room in the back and a huge deck overlooking the backyard make for the perfect setting for morning coffee or happy hour cocktails . All walking distance (.04) to the University and near the Square.

Locals say we are located on Oxford's most beautiful street.Our home has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths.

We have a large 52' TV in the sun room and two bedrooms have HD TV's and wireless internet through AT&T Uverse. We are happy to help with dinner reservations, make breakfast or even provide transportation. We love getting to know people and making new friends.

We are on a dead end street with wooded lots. It's like living in a park right in the middle of town. We are within walking distance to a city park with a jogging trail and right across the street from the Ole Miss campus. There is public transportation however we are within walking distance to most everything.

More Details

Owner
Mary Margaret Andrews
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 27, 2017

About Mary Margaret Andrews

Wayne and Mary Margaret love to meet new people. Wayne is the Director of the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council and Mary Margaret had a twenty year career in book publishing and now works part-time. We have two grown children, one is a line cook here in Oxford at the best restaurant in town and the other is s a Special Ed Teacher and mother of the most precious little girl ever! We enjoy traveling, eating good food and all things ART.

Mary Margaret Andrews purchased this house in 2009

Why Mary Margaret Andrews chose Oxford

We looked for a house to purchase for a year and this one was under construction when we found it. Mary Margaret walked in, took one look at the deck and said 'this is it'! The house was built in 1953 by a professor at Ole Miss and his wife who was an artist. It has an amazing floor plan perfect for entertaining which we love to do. It was perfect and we love to share it with visitors to Oxford.

What makes this house unique

We have an awesome patio overlooking our beautiful park like wooded yard. It is peaceful and perfect for morning coffee, afternoon glass of wine or outside dining.

Amenities

Oxford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Adjoins bedroom 1 and 2.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • We have a tankless water heater so there is ALWAYS hot water.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Shares a full bathroom with adjoining bedroom (jack & jill)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Shares a full bathroom with bedroom 1 (jack & Jill)
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Master bedroom with private bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Bedroom with private bath.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • tennis

Reviews

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Charming 1950's home walking distance to Ole Miss campus
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Excellent location and home was very nice!

  • 5 of 5

The location of this home was excellent! We were in Oxford for an Ole Miss football game and we were three families. House is very spacious and had everything we needed in the kitchen. Very clean, comfy beds and a beautiful deck.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable, relaxing and better than home

  • 5 of 5

The house was everything they said. It is a spacious, comfortable home with everything you need. It was easy to get everywhere. The owners were charming and provided all the information we needed. But the best part is the back patio. We were lucky and the weather was great, so we spent most of our time out there. The chairs were comfortable and the trees were beautiful so you didn't want to leave. We catered in dinner twice and it couldn't have been more pleasant. I was actually sad we had so much to do that we couldn't spend more time at the house. We already have friends who want to rent it for their son's graduation in a few years. And yes, we would rent it again.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home perfect for Ole Miss visitors.

  • 5 of 5

This home is beautiful and clean. The layout is perfect for multiple family's in town for Ole Miss events. The location is close enough to walk to campus. The homeowner really made us feel welcome. Not only would I recommend this property to others, but we are planning on contacting them to rent in the future.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, charming home

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here could not have been better. The house is lovely, the location extremely convenient and the owners were gracious and welcoming hosts. They were dealing with a family emergency on the day we arrived, yet still took time to make sure we had everything we needed, give us restaurant recommendations and so on! We rented two rooms, which shared a Jack and Jill bathroom, and the accommodations worked perfectly for our needs. A nice breakfast spread was set out in the kitchen in the morning, and we truly were made to feel at home during our short stay. We hope very much to return in the future!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2014
  • Stayed: April 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A+

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, great location, and absolutely lovely hosts. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Memphis International Airport (MEM)
Car: recommended

Nestled in the Hills of North Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi is the home of the University of Mississippi, also known as Ole Miss. Nobel Prize winning author William Faulkner made his home here and found inspiration in the people and places of Oxford and Lafayette County which he fictionalized in his Jefferson and Yoknapatawpha County. Oxford has been featured in a publications such as Conde Nast Traveler, Budget Travel, Southern Living and Garden and Gun. Many writers have followed in Faulkner’s footsteps, making Oxford their home over the years adding to the literary reputation Oxford has become renowned for. Touted as the “Cultural Mecca of the South”, creativity abounds in Oxford as musicians, artists and writers alike find inspiration in Oxford’s rich history, small town charm and creative community. Over the years Oxford has also been known for offering exceptional culinary experiences at the many restaurants in the community. From down home cooking to upscale culinary creations, Oxford is a food lovers delight.

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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