Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc. in Charlottesville, Virginia
Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.
198 Spotnap Rd. Suite C5
Charlottesville, VA 22911 USA

Licensed to sell real estate in VA

The Rock House

22 Stringfellow Lane
Arrington, Virginia 22922


Unique historical character.  Built in 1930 and popularly known as “The Rock House,” the original part of the house is a remarkable example of the American foursquare style popular from the late 19th century through the 1930s. Typical of this style are the perfectly square footprint of the principal structure; the 2½ stories topped by a hipped roof with a front dormer; and the Arts and Crafts details of the interior. More unusual features include the 15-inch thick exterior walls with a meticulously applied river rock façade; the elegant porte-cochère on the west side of the home; and the generous walnut trim, doors, and built-ins throughout most of the original house.  In 2013 the home was featured on the Nelson County Historic Homes and Properties Tour.

Location:  It's convenient to Routes 29 (4 miles), 56 (1/4 mile), and 151 (1 mile), to Lovingston (9 miles), Amherst (13 miles), Lynchburg (30 miles), Charlottesville (40 miles).  The Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail along the Piney River is only 5 minutes away.  It's also convenient to many schools--19 minutes to Sweet Briar, 34 minutes to Liberty University, 44 minutes to Piedmont Virginia Community College and 45 to the University of Virginia.

Recent Improvements to The Rock House
Features of The Rock House

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198 Spotnap Rd. Ste C5
Charlottesville, Virginia 22911

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