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12 room home located in downtown Monticello

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Property type house

Overview


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Property
house
People
12
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Monticello - 1885 JM Henry Mansion

House, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 10 plus) on one acre

Have a great family get together, reunion, or just get away from it all! A perfect place for wedding families to stay. Great kitchen, large rooms with all private baths. A two room family suite with very large bathroom. This Victorian stick vernacular was built in late 1885 and retains all of the charm of its 19th century origin. The Upstairs unit of the home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and kitchen. Up the lovely circular stairway you will find a large foyer with the 'Gold' room on the left and the 'Peach' and 'Blue' suite on the right.

The 'Peach' and 'Blue' suite has one king in the back bedroom. The bed is a beautiful antique brass bed. The front bedroom/sitting room has one full sized bed and a daybed. Both rooms have digital flat panel TV's and the house has wireless internet service throughout. The rooms are decorated in period fashion and items within each room were part of the original decor of the home. The bathroom has a patterned hexagon 4x4 handmade tile floor, a double vanity, and antique makeup table with chair.

The upstairs foyer opens up to a lovely porch that is still undergoing renovations.

We are located in Monticello Florida, just four blocks from the center of town and the historic 1910 county seat building and 1890's Perkins Opera House. Our home is sitting on over an acre of land and is a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Welcome, kick back, relax and enjoy your stay. Monticello is the largest population center in Jefferson County. Activities include hiking, kayaking, biking, and antiquing at the local shops.

Florida State University is only a thirty five minute drive making the Monticello area a favorite of Seminole boosters during football and basketball season.

The Jefferson County Kennel Club is just a few miles north of town. The Jefferson County Public Library is located just three blocks west of the courthouse.

Take a step back in time. Welcome to Monticello Florida, a small North Florida town that will entice you with Southern hospitality so often missing in today's world. Monticello, Florida traces its roots back to 1827, when Jefferson county broke off from Leon, the future State Capital. A true town of the old South with a total citywide population of only 2,700 souls. This is the Florida of rolling hills, live oaks, and dripping, whispy, Spanish moss.

Historically, the City of Monticello has no equal in Northern Florida. Nestled among the tree lined streets of Monticello are many antebellum homes which provide a unique look and feel to the city. Please feel free to enter our image gallery to see over a hundred pictures of the area's homes and buildings.

During the Depression of the 1930s, many of the residents of Monticello could not afford to build new homes and the 19th century houses were renovated or restored. Today, these homes offer tourists a rare glimpse of the original architectural styles which prevailed in the South prior to the Civil War.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Jerry Frederick / Pat Inmon
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
10%
Calendar last updated:
15 April, 2016
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About Jerry Frederick / Pat Inmon

I own and operate the John Denham Home in Monticello Florida for the past 15 years. I also manage the beautiful JM Henry Mansion. Just call to book and discuss your plans.

Jerry Frederick / Pat Inmon purchased this house in 2008

Why Jerry Frederick / Pat Inmon chose Florida

Unique area of Florida, bought the home from the original owners granddaughter. The home was never before on the market

What makes this house unique

Complete refurbish of the home from 2008-2010. Complete exterior, all rooms, all bathrooms, kitchens, and furniture. Many of the original items still in the home.

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

12 room home located in downtown Monticello
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
Sunrise
5

Southern Charm close to Tallahassee

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, rustic home. Walking distance to dining and shopping. Short drive to Tallahassee/FSU and Thomasville, GA.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Coral Springs, Florida
5

FSU Parents

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at the property last year however, I just learned that they now have a website on which I can post a review so, I'm writing in. The Monticello House is a fantastic slice of history in a quite setting. Our king room was more than spacious, well decorated and comfortable. The kitchen accommodations were, likewise, as I expected with regards to a continental breakfast, hot coffee, etc. The distance from FSU was not a detriment and while obviously not as convenient as being "down town," we found that we enjoyed our weekend in Monticello. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charleston, SC
4

Very Nice Home

  • 4 of 5

I have stayed at this home 3 times now as I have visit the area on business. Home is great spot and close enough to Tallahassee and S. Georgia that it makes business between the cities quite easy.

The house is huge and well kept.... everything is there and it is a nice quiet retreat. We have had friends meet us there for weekends and do some bike rides.... very nice.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Tallahassee Regional Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
1 mile
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate-10, Hwy. 90 and 19
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
4 blocks
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Panacea, Carabelle, Mexico Beach
Car: recommended

Not only is there the Monticello area for activities, but Thomasville Georgia and Tallahassee FL are only a quick 20 miles away that offer many museums, plantations to visit and historic sites.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Monticello, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
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1 night minimum stay
£294
for 1 night
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£1,680
£3,869
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 7.0%

Credit Cards Accepted. Please contact Pat Inmon for details. Rates are subject to change until deposit is received

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Monticello, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4180 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Large bathroom - 12x12 double sink
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bathroom behind dining room
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Victorian pedestal tub
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Private bath for downstairs bad bedroom - no stepup shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Murphy Bed
  • King size beds (3), Queen size beds (1) Double beds (1), small pull out beds (2). Three bedrooms upstairs, two downstairs.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting

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