Bedford County Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Bedford County, VA
In 1754, charming Bedford County was named after the 4th Duke of Bedford, John Russell, an English statesman. Today it is one of the fastest growing counties in Smith Mountain Lake. Once home to Thomas Jefferson, Bedford County is full of historical attractions and cultural events. Located centrally to Roanoke and Lynchburg, Bedford County is surrounded by the spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains giving Bedford a truly spectacular backdrop for its 70,000 residents.
Living in Bedford County
Whether you’re planning a trip to Bedford County or have just moved to town, make sure to stop at the heart of Bedford at Bedford Main Street-Historic Centertown. Quaint shops line the street offering antiques, jewelry, gifts and more. Stroll to the local museum, farmer’s market, or visit one of the historical houses in Bedford. Other areas of interest include the Appalachian Trail, accessible along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Gross’ Orchard Apple Valley or the Hickory Hill Winery.
Bedford County offers many local events for its residents and visitors. From festivals and exhibits to yoga, there’s a little something for everyone. Centerfest is Main Street’s biggest event of the year giving locals and visitors the opportunity to truly experience what Bedford has to offer.
Many choices are available to you when it comes to finding a place to stay. Bed and breakfast inns like the Almost Home Bed and Breakfast or Bedford Landings Bed and Breakfast; and hotels like Lake Inn and Bernand’s Landing Resort & Conference Center will offer exactly what you are looking for when it comes to relaxing and enjoying the Bedford area. Don’t forget there are plenty of lakefront properties available to rent as well.
Bedford County, VA Real Estate and Bedford County Homes for Sale
Whether you are just passing through for a visit or you are considering a move to the area, feel free to contact me for more information. Bedford County and the Smith Mountain Lake area offer top-notch schools, unlimited activities and upscale amenities while providing a charming lifestyle and all at affordable prices. Condos, townhomes, cottages and single-family houses are priced to sell and could be your next getaway! Feel free to also browse my website for other highlights of the Smith Mountain Lake area. We have much to offer our visitors and residents year round. Give me a call today!