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Exclusive Mountain Church Art Estate - Stanley 2BR

Your converted-church vacation rental destination in the Shenandoah National Forest awaits!
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Your converted-church vacation rental destination in the Shenandoah National Forest awaits!
The museum-quality, 4.5-acre art estate ensures a truly unique and fun vacation experience.
Step inside the vibrant, open-concept living space, filled with original art and colorful furnishings.
Curl up with a new book in front of the gas fireplace!
A comfortable red leather sofa rests next to the flat-screen TV, where you can unwind and watch your favorite movies.
The living area opens to the elegant dining table, featuring comfortable seating for 6.
Whip up tasty, home-cooked meals using the kitchen's modern stainless steel appliances.
Soak in the Jacuzzi tub with a shower head combo to prepare for each exciting day.
As the host is a professional Jazz-Musician, guests are welcome to enjoy the stereo-system, with a large CD collection...
Guests love the custom catwalk that leads to the lofted 'Angel Room.'
The living area also boasts a partially enclosed additional sleeping space with a queen-sized bed.
The Burgundy couch converts to a comfortable full-sized bed, perfect for the kids.
Climb down a few steps to access the lower-level bedroom and en suite bathroom.
Head upstairs to the 'Angel Room,' which every guest adores.
Sip on a hot coffee and look out to your peaceful surroundings to start your morning.
An old bell tower and beautiful yard with blooming flowers and vegetable plots welcome you to the home each time you...
The spacious yard consists of a 2-acre sculpture garden, serving as an inspirational art space for over 50 years and...
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Stanley, Virginia
** Please note that the homeowner lives on-site and may be present during your stay **

Discover a unique, mountain-top getaway at this 2-bedroom, 2-bath Stanley vacation rental house. This historic converted-church home is the art lover's paradise, as it rests on a 4.5-acre, custom art estate with a 2-acre sculpture garden, serving as an inspirational gallery for over 50 years. A vibrant living area, authentic art and access to the beautiful outdoors ensures a comfortable and exciting vacation!


Bedroom 1: Queen Bed | Bedroom 2: Twin Bed | Living Room: Queen Bed

This charming converted-church residence used to serve the Tanners Ridge settlers in the Shenandoah National Park, before it was abandoned and subsequently bought by the famous sculptor Robert E. Kuhn. He renovated the 3 buildings into separate guest residences...
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About the Manager, Evolve Vacation Rental Network
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 154 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 1,187 reviews and 7,313 properties
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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Our family stayed here celebrating my husband's 70th birthday for 3 nights in September. We can not say enough about Nathan and Lumen and their generosity and their concern that everything went well for us. From the definite uniqueness of the renovated church with all of its artwork by Nathan's famous father to the blueberry pancakes (Yum!) each morning. I also thought the linens were very nice, too! We were given a tour of the outside sculpture garden and the workshop by Nathan. Nathan and Lumen built a fire in the fire pit and we invited them to celebrate my husband's birthday with us, as well as Nathan's brother, "Happy The Artist". I was able to purchase a birthday cake from a bakery in Luray and it turned out really nice. Nathan also played Happy Birthday on his harmonica (actually twice for him). There is so much talent in this family, and hosting guests is certainly at the top of the list of their talents.
Also, "Happy The Artist" gave our...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Twin
    1 King
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1 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
2 nights
25 May 2018 -
28 May 2018
3 nights
29 May 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
2 nights
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  • $100 Cleaning Fee: $159 / stay - Fee
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