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Test out the 162-calendar year-aged ‘hottest’ trip rental in the U.S.

Tucked away on a tranquil road in historic Alexandria, Virginia sits the Liberty Household, a restored 162-yr-outdated townhouse that was just dubbed the best holiday rental in the U.S.

The quaint blue house melds historic architecture and contemporary fixtures – a mix that aided it win this year’s Hottest Assets Award from Eviivo, an on line scheduling software package for hotels, getaway rentals and mattress-and-breakfasts. The award is section of Eviivo’s annual Intercontinental 7 days of the Host, the place every 12 months the business highlights independently-owned resort and rental homes.

Contemporary fixtures inside the Liberty Household in Alexandria, Virginia.

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This year’s prime honor goes to Liberty Residence, which was created in 1860 and then restored in 2018 by owners Cameron and Noelle Foster, according to Eviivo. The two-bedroom, 1.5-tub detached townhome, which delivers visitors obtain to the cobblestone streets of Alexandria’s Old Town community, was 1 of hundreds of houses across the place that submitted entries for Eviivo’s annual awards.

“Liberty Residence not only presented crisp, distinct, higher-top quality visuals of the interior, but also had an antique map that confirmed the property’s place in a contextually relevant way,” award decide Rebecca Lombardo reported in a statement. Lombardo, who is the chief advertising and marketing officer at TruPlace, which generates virtual tours and images for rental qualities, served as a decide for Eviivo’s Most popular Assets Award along with Adrienne Jordan, a journey writer from New York City.

The judges weighed entries primarily based on every single property’s “originality, innovation and how photogenic it is,” in accordance to Eviivo’s website. Properties’ awareness to detail, convenience and particular “amazing factors” were being also considered in judging, the business extra.

The out of doors patio space at Liberty Home in Alexandria, Virginia.

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In the situation of Liberty Dwelling, some of the standout functions incorporate a personal out of doors patio area decked with string lights and lounge chairs, a brick fire in the dwelling home with the home’s original wooden mantel from 1860, and a learn lavatory with heated tile flooring. You can even uncover patriotic nods to the area’s background during the household with paintings of George Washington and even throw pillows with the Founding Father’s deal with, in accordance to the house’s Airbnb webpage.

Inside of the Liberty Dwelling in Alexandria, Virginia.

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