The history of Warner Hall runs so deep you could write a book about it.
In fact, we did!
In 2005, we commissioned Dave Brown and Thane Harpole to do just that after they completed a rich archaeological dig on the property.
Nearly three centuries old, Warner Hall’s rich history speaks of both the fortunes and circumstances that befell many of Virginia’s great homes and families. It’s one of evolution, settlement, war, patriotism and change.
The great artifacts unearthed by Dave and Thane, combined with maps and documents preserved from Warner Hall’s history, help tell that tale.
The book Dave and Thane published for us, “Warner Hall: Story of a Great Plantation,” not only traces the families that called this land home and their descendants who went on to make history (like George Washington, Meriwether Lewis, Robert E. Lee and Queen Elizabeth), but it also highlights some little known facts and the people who make up the fabric of the plantation’s story.
Like Fanny Gardner, a former slave who lived in a cottage at Warner Hall during the 19th century. Or the land patent in 1642 awarded to Augustine Warner that started it all. Or the layout of the original 600-acre plantation, how the families wound have lived then, the fire that swept through and the manor house as it stands today.
Pick up your very own Warner Hall book, many of which are signed by the authors, anytime.
Ordering is simple! Call us, email us (email@example.com) or ask about them when you come to stay!
Want to read some excerpts from the book now?
Inscriptions on the Warner Hall Tombstones
The Land Grant That Started It All
Mrs. Colin Clarke’s Cocoa Nut Balls Recipe
Mr. Warner Lewis and the Warner and Lewis Cemetery at Warner Hall
It’s time to Reconnect, Restore and Rejuvenate!
And there’s no better place….
Than the wide-open space…
Of beautiful Warner Hall!
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There’s no doubt, it makes our day to know that keeping Warner Hall and its history alive for all to enjoy is so meaningful to all, from the descendants of the great men and women who lived here to the guests who lodge here. We recently received this lovely note of thanks and had to […]
We are certainly sad to see this vacation of ours come to an end. How lucky we were to have found this place. Warner Hall is exactly what the B&B experience should be. You have combined all of the essential elements of the perfect getaway. We will be back, many times I’m sure! Thank you! […]
Warner Hall not only equaled but exceeded our expectations. The warm Southern hospitality, the gracious surroundings, and the incredible cuisine combined to create a memorable birthday for Donna and for our friends. An outstanding evening of fellowship and food! You have paid attention to detail in the restoration, decoration and in the reception, hosting, “ghosting” care […]
It’s time to Reconnect, Restore and Rejuvenate! And there’s no better place…. Than the wide-open space… Of beautiful Warner Hall! Looking for a Spring, Summer or Fall “Stay-cation” with your family and friends that is an easy drive? Of course, the safety, health and physical welfare of our guests and employees is at the forefront […]
The Ware River Circle of the King’s Daughters and Sons will host their 30th annual Christmas Open House – A Colonial Christmas Celebration – at the Inn at Warner Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. The event benefits the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, local charities and the Ronald McDonald House. Tickets are $30 […]
Restoring iconic buildings and breathing new life into them is, as you know, something that the Inn at Warner Hall greatly values. It’s our responsibility to preserve our past, and at the same time, grow into the future to build stronger communities. That’s why Innkeeper Theresa Stavens is honored to serve on the Feasibility Oversight […]