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Local and Surrounding Areas

Within Walking DistanceCharlotte Court House Historical MuseumCentral High Museum, Charlotte Court House Historic District Walking Tour, Village Antique Shop, Library Gardens and Master Gardener’s Perennial Garden, Village Drive Food Shop , Healing Knead Wellness Massage Center, Mimmo’s Italian Restaurant, Charlotte County Fitness & Recreation Center, Confederate Sons of America Cemetery, Union Cemetery, BMC Rock Quarry, Charlotte County Courthouse (the only known courthouse designed by Thomas Jefferson still in existence),  Diplomat David Bruce library building, and other historic architecture.

15-minutes Drive or Less:  Amish Village Stores, Rebel Sporting Goods and Civil War Relics & Costumes, Drakes Branch Museum, Museum of Charlotte County, Tower Park, Veterans’ War Memorial, historic Pamplin Pipe Factory, vineyards and wineries, Deb’s Daylily Garden, Keysville Country Club,  Farmville’s Manor Golf Course, Briery Country Club, Moton Museum and Historic Walking Tour, Hampden-Sydney College, Longwood University, Staunton River Battlefield State Park, High Bridge Trail State Park, and numerous Civil War Trails.

20-45 minutes Drive:  Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, James River State Park, Holliday Lake State Park, Bear Creek Lake State Park, Buggs Island Lake, Kerr Dam, Prestwould Plantation, South Hill Train and Doll Museum, Slate Quarry, Sweet Briar College, Randolph College, Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Historic Buckingham Museum & Village, Appalachian Trail, Stonewall Vineyards, Sans Soucy Vineyards, Annefield VineyardsSailors’ Creek Civil War Battlefield, Lynchburg Fine Arts Center, Lynchburg Regional Airport and Lynchburg Old City Cemetery.

Other nearby attractionsMonticello and Poplar Forest (Thomas Jefferson’s homes), Ash Lawn (James Monroe’s home), South Boston “NASCAR” Speedway, Blue Ridge Parkway & Shenandoah National Park, Booker T. Washington National Monument,  and numerous biking/hiking/walking/horseback-riding/wildlife/birding trails and areas for fishing, hunting, and other outdoor activities.