North Bend Plantation

A Virginia Historic Landmark & national Register property in James River Plantation Country, Charles City VA. Rich Civil War history, built for sister of 9th president William Henry Harrison.  General Sheridan headquarters here in 1864.  Owner is a great great grandson of Edmund Ruffin who fired 1st shot in Civil War for the South.  His teaster bed remains in the Sheridan Room.  850 acre farm remains under cultivation.  Large rooms with private baths beautifully appointed with antiques original to manor and family.  3 porches, pool, ABBA excellent rating.  Lawn games and bicycles.  Full breakfast in dining room.  Golf, shopping, tennis nearby.  1819 historic landmark 25 minutes west of Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia plantation country.