Check out the 162-year-old ‘hottest’ vacation rental in the U.S.

Tucked away on a silent street in historic Alexandria, Virginia sits the Liberty House, a restored 162-yr-old townhouse that was just dubbed the best holiday vacation rental in the U.S.

The quaint blue household melds historical architecture and contemporary fixtures — a combination that aided it acquire this year’s Hottest Home Award from Eviivo, an on the internet scheduling program for lodges, getaway rentals and mattress-and-breakfasts. The award is portion of Eviivo’s once-a-year Worldwide Week of the Host, the place every calendar year the firm highlights independently-owned lodge and rental houses.

Modern-day fixtures within the Liberty Household in Alexandria, Virginia.

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This year’s leading honor goes to Liberty Residence, which was created in 1860 and then restored in 2018 by homeowners Cameron and Noelle Foster, in accordance to Eviivo. The two-bedroom, 1.5-bath detached townhome, which features readers entry to the cobblestone streets of Alexandria’s Outdated Town community, was one of hundreds of attributes throughout the place that submitted entries for Eviivo’s annual awards.

“Liberty Dwelling not only presented crisp, very clear, substantial-good quality visuals of the interior, but also had an antique map that showed the property’s location in a contextually suitable way,” award decide Rebecca Lombardo claimed in a statement. Lombardo, who is the chief marketing and advertising officer at TruPlace, which results in virtual tours and photos for rental attributes, served as a choose for Eviivo’s Hottest Residence Award together with Adrienne Jordan, a journey author from New York Metropolis.

The judges weighed entries based mostly on just about every property’s “originality, innovation and how photogenic it is,” in accordance to Eviivo’s site. Properties’ awareness to depth, convenience and specific “amazing aspects” were also deemed in judging, the company additional.

The outside patio room at Liberty Household in Alexandria, Virginia.

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In the case of Liberty Property, some of the standout capabilities contain a personal out of doors patio area decked with string lights and lounge chairs, a brick hearth in the living area with the home’s first wood mantel from 1860, and a learn rest room with heated tile flooring. You may even uncover patriotic nods to the area’s record during the household with paintings of George Washington and even toss pillows with the Founding Father’s experience, according to the house’s Airbnb site.

Inside of of the Liberty House in Alexandria, Virginia.

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By Harriet