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|Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, called this extraordinary Victorian, sitting on the Potomac River, his home during summer months. The picture at right is a side view. The front of the house faces the River.||
Places and is a Virginia Historic Landmark.
The home was built in 1883 by Colonel J.O.P.
Burnside, son of Civil War General Ambrose Burnside.
Owned next by Alexander Graham Bellís father and
then Alexander himself, the home overlooks a wide
Step back in time and enjoy the historical ambiance
of the house and the hospitality of your innkeeper, Anne