Ridgely is great for weekend getaways or extended stay, family reunions, small weddings, extended business travelers, outdoor enthusiasts. AmenIties include coffee, tea, cereal, milk and sugar. Are gas grill. Spacious family room with big-screen tv and DVD player. Guests will enjoy Clifton Forge arts district including the newly renovated Historic Masonic Theatre and Clifton Forge School of the Arts. Home includes Ridgely Historic Gardens with 5 terraces, two stone ponds and a waterfall.
The rooms are all large. Dining room will easily accommodate 12 people. Library adjacent to kitchen suitable for quiet reading time. Chair lift on back stairs provides access to bedroom level for those with difficulty with stairs. Large front porch is great for viewing the mountains and enjoying the afternoon breezes. The large garden gives a sense of seclusion within the small town of Clifton Forge.
Guests will have access to the entire home and the gardens.
We live less than one mile from Ridgely, so generally are available to answer questions.
Ridgely is in the Town of Clifton Forge and less than 1 mile from the newly renovated Historic Masonic Theatre, Masonic Amphitheatre, Clifton Forge School of the Arts, the Alleghany Highlands Arts & Crafts Center and the C&O Railway Heritage Museum. We have several restaurants in Town, including a French Restaurant (Cafe Michel), a family-friendly pub (Jack Mason's Tavern) and 2 sandwich shops (The Club Car and 42 Deli). All are in walking distance from Ridgely!!
- The home and gardens are suitable for small weddings, wedding showers, birthday parties, etc. Owner requests advance notice of such events.
Retired and very involved with non-profits in our Town, including especially The Historic Masonic Theatre, the Alleghany Highlands Arts and Crafts Center, the Clifton Forge Woman's Club, etc. I have served on the Clifton Forge Town Council for eight years.