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As the Girl Scouts celebrate 100 years of cookie sales, one of its former bakeries in Richmond finds new purpose. more

Mar 17, 2017 6:00 AM The Daily Post

After centuries of changing hands, Melrose is on the market again. more

Feb 23, 2017 6:00 AM The Daily Post

It's got Blues, barbecue and Elvis, but Tennessee's Bluff City remains restless, eager to break out and try new things. more

Jan 12, 2017 8:30 AM Travel 1 Comments

Dive into the other-worldly with Fredericksburg Paranormal Research and Investigation. more

Oct 26, 2016 6:00 PM Culture

Tucked appropriately into a framework of more than 200 boxwoods and seven species of magnolias, historic Bellevue provides elegant country living. more

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The Blue Ridge Palace of Love and Good Vibrations. more

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Mount Vernon humanizes the father of our country. more

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Westover, Shirley and Berkeley plantations are living links to our country’s history, but these Colonial-era James River estates are also home to generations of three extraordinary families. The story of a deep and unique friendship. more

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Mary Johnston turned from a hugely successful writer of turn-of-the-century historical romances into an ardent champion of women’s rights. She also built a huge Colonial Revival estate in Warm Springs that reflects her independent streak. more

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Ben Lomond is one of the oldest houses in Essex County, but the grand estate has many tales yet to tell. more

Sep 18, 2015 4:42 PM Home

Tales of the Gray Lady and other great Virginia ghosts. more

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Bacon’s Castle celebrates 350th anniversary. more

Sep 9, 2015 11:23 AM Culture

Upper Flowerdew is a contemporary family home on a centuries-old Prince George County estate. It is also a nexus of history, family and the future. more

Aug 10, 2015 3:49 PM Home

It was a grand, turn-of-the-century residence, then home to the Roanoke Council of Garden Clubs for 40 years. Now a hilltop mansion has been brought back to its original purpose as an elegant family home. more

Jul 27, 2015 12:35 PM Home

In northern Virginia, two generations of one family built upon and preserved a 200-year-old legacy, creating a home where the landscape is the heart of the matter. And always will be. more

May 14, 2015 8:54 AM Home

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From a friend of George Washington to a World War II general and now Harry and Maria Hopper, generations of families have brought élan to the refurbishment of this historic, yet timeless, Old Town Alexandria house. more

Apr 7, 2015 12:27 PM Home

Mount Airy Plantation gets a (televised) facelift. more

Feb 12, 2015 2:42 PM 2 Comments

The Glen Burnie Manor House in Winchester comes in sizes both large and small. more

Feb 11, 2015 4:21 PM Culture

Our guide to events at Monticello, Mount Vernon and Montpelier is sure to please any POTUS. more

Feb 2, 2015 2:05 PM

Our founding fathers were not only statesmen of intellect and courage, they were also men of fashion, versed in the languages of good taste and classic gentility. more

Jan 7, 2015 2:16 PM

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