Fine Rockingham County Virginia historic home for sale. Shaffer Manor has been meticulously renovated and improved upon. Served as an Inn in the early 1900s and later as a Bed and Breakfast. Built in 1890, every inch of this beautiful estate has been meticulously renovated and improved upon in every way imaginable. This mansion is rich in history and much of the historical charm exudes proudly, but with modern luxurious touches dispensed throughout.
Serving as an Inn in the early 1900s and later as a Bed and Breakfast, the current owner has called it a personal home. The possibilities are endless for this spectacular property. Included in the estate is the main mansion, with 4 exquisite bedrooms, 3.5 fully renovated baths, three fully finished rooms on the fourth level, a formal living room, a study or family room, a formal dining room, a butler’s pantry, a gorgeous gourmet kitchen, a walk-in pantry, a morning room, a screened porch, a fully finished lower level with game room, storage, mechanical room, and laundry. In all, the home boasts a basement measuring 1,738 Square Feet, and 90% finished; a Main and Upper Level 3,476 square feet all fully finished; and a Fourth Level of about 1,400 square feet of finished living area; for a total of 6,614 square feet. The Carriage house also has an upper level boasting an additional 1,200 square feet that would be perfect for an apartment, studio, or office.
The lower level of the carriage house has 3 stalls to house any amount of modern horsepower you have.
Sited on nearly 6 acres and surrounded by sumptuous mountain views. Walk the property and find the small stream, a concrete pond, and the bubbling fountain surrounded by mature boxwoods. The entrance to the property is lined with magnificent ancient Hemlock trees.
Nestled in the Valley between Shenandoah National Park and George Washington National Forest in the most bucolic of settings. Perfect for entertaining or just enjoying the peaceful surrounding nature.
Skyline Drive is moments away, Harrisonburg is about a 20-minute drive, Charlottesville is only 75 miles away. In addition to the main manor, the carriage house has a fully framed pre-plumbed upper level which could be finished into additional living space. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 6,600 sq ft. Click here for more pictures of this fine Rockingham County historic home. $1,750,000