The Sanders House Center includes a late 19th century home which was once the centerpiece of a 3,000 acre farm. Built in 1896, it has gorgeous solid oak woodwork, original wood floors, hand-painted imported mural and many of the original furnishings. There are nine fireplaces, three floors and a total of 19 rooms. The grounds include a granary, a smokehouse, and a spring house. Also you will find the “Rosie Trigg Cottage” that houses The Tazewell County Visitor Center, as well as the reconstructed Bailey Log Cabin is on the grounds. The Sanders House is a historical treasure, preserving aspects of past and contemporary grace.
The House and grounds are available for meetings, weddings, and all other celebratory occasions. A nominal fee is charged.
Tours of the Sanders House are currently being offered on Wednesdays and Thursdays during the week from noon to 5pm. Also, the second Friday and Saturday of each month from Noon to 5pm, April 15th through October 15th. Special appointments can also be arranged for tours if needed.