Cabin 1 on Mill Creek framing got off to a good start in February with some days not so cold, sweatshirt weather!
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Cabins on Mill Creek 2016 got off to a great start! Exciting to see the Concrete Truck pull up at the Hummingbird Inn. New Year, New Plans to add cabins creekside on our lot adjacent to the Hummingbird Inn. We started with Cabin 1 in hopes to finish by July 2016. Our proximity to Mill Creek […]
Cabins on Mill Creek…featuring men and their toys! One could argue that clearing land of huge stones and chimney brick is extremely laborious. Jeff says he’s taking care of business and Sandra says he’s having way too much fun!
Cabins on Mill Creek Land Cleared of Burned 1850’s Home Summer of 2015 – this is the lot next to the Hummingbird Inn where we will be building Cabins on Mill Creek for our guests. Wonderful large stones and brick from the 1850’s home foundation and chimney stacks to re-purpose…so many ideas! We hope this old-timer, […]
We were thrilled to be mentioned in the February 2016 edition of Eastern Home & Travel magazine, as part of this terrific article “A Road Trip Like No Other” by Reed Hellman. The feature takes readers on a memorable drive along Route 39, the Appalachian Waters Scenic Byway , recommending that adventurers make the Town of Goshen […]
Clouds of steam rise as an artist uses a thick pad of wet newspaper to shape a ball of 2000-degree molten glass, glowing bright orange on the end of his blowpipe. He tips the opposite end to his mouth and blows into it. “Ooooooo,” murmurs the crowd, as a bubble appears in the middle […]
It all started in the Alleghany Bath. And came full circle when we completed the Alleghany Room Rejuvenation. And just in time too. We start the Franklin Room Tub Replacement next week. Like the other rooms we have been working on this Winter, the Alleghany Room was, in a word, kinda old. Ok, that […]
The first project for the winter at the Hummingbird was to be a new tub in the Alleghany Room. And a project it was. We were in New Orleans for the PAII Convention in January, and one of the vendors was Purewater Baths. They make these very nice whirlpool tubs that have advanced the art […]
If you are like us, once started it is hard to stop….and so we forged ahead with Robinson Room – Rejuvenation 2! This project, was supposed to be the Robinson Room Hallway only…..and just the wood and trim. HA! Soon it expanded to the bedroom….with two colors no less. And then the lamps […]
Press Release from the Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival 2015 Virginia Fly Fishing Festival Fly anglers from across the country will celebrate the 15th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival on April 11-12, 2015. Held on the banks of the South River in Waynesboro, the Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is […]
What Our Guests Are Saying
“The Inn is absolutely beautiful. Extensive attention to ALL details…Sandra and Jeff are outstanding hosts ... Quite open to any requests; most hospitable; very attentive and sincere; ... AND Outstanding chefs. The food alone is worth the visit….Check The Hummingbird Inn out ... and the check in. You won't regret it.” Jaceandmead, Trip Advisor Review, February 2017