Belle Grove Plantation

The Historic 1797 Manor Home was the home of Isaac Hite Jr. and Nelly Madison, sister of President James Madison.
The beautifully decorated parlor where guests can see original portraits of the Hite and Madision families.
Situated among the farms and fields of the majestic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.
Feel free to wander our Historic Landscape during your visit!
During the Civil War, the House was the center point of the fateful Battle of Cedar Creek during the 1864 Valley Campaign.
Our scenic gardens and orchards are also open to our visitors.
Lovingly maintained, the House is owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
The Historic 1797 Manor Home was the home of Isaac Hite Jr. and Nelly Madison, sister of President...
336 Belle Grove Road
PO Box 537
Middletown, VA 22645
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Frederick
Phone: (540) 869-2028
Fax: (540) 869-9638
General Information

Belle Grove is located in the northern Shenandoah Valley near Middletown, Virginia. It is an authentic 1797 Manor House, was built by Major Isaac Hite and his wife Nelly Madison Hite, sister of President James Madison. Major Hite, grandson of Shenandoah Valley Pioneer Jost Hite, expanded his original 483 acres to a prosperous 7500 acre plantation, growing wheat, raising cattle and Merino sheep, and operating a large distillery and several mills.

Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.

Belle Grove is closed for daily tours from January - March.
Group tours are available by reservation in advance throughout the year. 

Admission Fee: Tours: $12 for adults, children 5 and under free; other discounts may apply

Last Updated: 3/26/2014 2:03 PM
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