One of Virginia's most beautiful Italianate and Victorian style homes. Mayhurst is over 9,500 square feet, 5 levels, has 14 fireplaces, and over 36 acres of trails, grounds, and beautiful spaces to relax and unwind after a great day of exploring. Mayhurst was built in 1859 by President James Madison's great nephew and has been home to much history over the years. Mayhurst has 8 beautiful guest rooms with each having its own style and story. Mayhurst offers a gourmet breakfast each morning as well as a host of other amenities to our guests. Come and enjoy one of Virginia's most beautiful gems.