Sims-Mitchell House

Chatham, Virginia

Note: The Sims-Mitchell House B&B is not accepting reservations for dates after January 30, 2006 (see notice, and related correspondence and videos).

Maps and Directions

Street map of Chatham, Virginia


Most travelers arrive in Chatham via US 29. Exit US 29 onto US 29 Business (Main Street) and travel toward the center of town. Follow Main Street to the red brick courthouse (with white columns), and turn west in front of the courthouse onto Court Place. After about 120 feet, Court Place becomes Whittle Street. Follow Whittle Street down the hill, bearing left at the fork in the street and following the sidewalks. Continue on Whittle Street to the end of the street, about two long blocks from Main Street. The Sims-Mitchell House is the large white house on the right at the end of the street. (Whittle Street was once the driveway to the house.) Our physical address is 242 Whittle Street SW.

Major highways approaching Chatham, Virginia


Along the US 29 corridor, Chatham is 200 miles s. of Washington, D. C.; 100 miles s. of Charlottesville; 50 miles s. of Lynchburg; 10 miles s. of Gretna; 15 miles n. of Danville; 70 miles n. of Greensboro, North Carolina; and 160 miles n. of Charlotte, North Carolina.