Ruddick-NugentHouse

Bedand Breakfast


Columbus, Indianna
121016th Street
Columbus,Indiana 47201
812-379-1354
800-814-7478
Fax812-379-1357
Innkeepers:Dennis & Joyce Orwin
innkeepers@ruddick-nugent-house.com
http://ruddick-nugent-house.com

 


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Welcome toour historic home in the heart of Columbus, Indiana, an All-America citynoted for its significant contemporary architecture.

Our propertyoccupies an entire city block, dominated by the house itself, a columnedColonial Revival design with a porch filled with wicker chairs for relaxing.The grounds offer a park-like setting that we are developing into extensivegardens, where our guests can enjoy a relaxing stroll among the trees tolet go of the cares of the day.

We offer 4bedrooms with private baths, air conditioning, cable television, and telephonein each room for the comfort of our guests. Furnishings and decor reflectthe various periods in the house’s history since 1884.

We serve ourdelicious and filling candle-light breakfasts in the formal dining room,though guests can choose to enjoy theirs on a balcony, the front porchor under the trees, season permitting.

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GuestRooms


William'sRoom

The uniquefeature of the bedroom is the penciled notation on the wall of the birthdayheights of William Ruddick’s children. The gasolier (chandelier for bothgas and electric light) shows off the twins or king-size bed. A cozy sittingroom adjoins the bedroom. The bath, reputed to be the oldest indoor bathroomin Columbus, has been remodeled to turn-of-the-century charm, with claw-foottub and shower, pedestal sink, and high-tank toilet. $99

Inez'sRoom
Fine viewsof the front and side yards and a huge antique wardrobe characterize thisbright and colorful space with its queen bed. The bathroom has a largeshower, while the in-room vanity allows two to use the facilities at thesame time. $79
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Lizzie'sRoom

The queenbed is complemented by flocked patterned blue and silver wallpaper andmatching blue carpeting, all illuminated by another gasolier. The vanityis in the room itself leaving plenty of space in the bathroom for the showerand for a door to a “speaker’s balcony” overlooking the main porch formorning coffeee or late evening relaxation.  $89

Martha'sRoom
At the topof the main staircase, Martha’s Room boasts a queen bed with a headboardmade from the original front doors of the house, a modern jetted tub/shower,a marbleized cast-iron working fireplace, and antique wardrobe. $109
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  • All room ratesare per night for double occupancy; $5.00 less for single occupancy. State(6%) and local (5%) taxes are not included in listed rates.
  • Corporate ratesare available. Please inquire.
  • Facilities areavailable for an extra person in Lizzie’s Room or Martha’s Room at $15.00per night.
  • For inquiriesor to make a reservation, call toll-free 1-800-814-7478, or locally 1-812-379-1354.
  • To confirm yourreservation, send a personal check within one week of making your reservation,with the first night’s tariff and tax as a deposit, or use Master Card,Visa, Discover, or American Express to hold your reservation. The cardwill not be charged until arrival. A $10.00 handling charge will be appliedif you cancel within 7 days prior to arrival. If cancellation is 48 hoursor less before arrival, or you fail to show, the deposit is forfeited orcredit card is charged for the full amount of the booking.
  • Rates are subjectto change without notice.
Directions

Easy accessfrom major interstates - Columbus is just 40 miles from Indianapolis, 75miles from Louisville and 90 miles from Cincinnati.

Enter Columbuson U.S. 31 (North), S.R. 46 (West, South), or 25th Street (East), thentravel east on 16th Street, west on 17th Street, or south on Home Avenue.16th St. is one-way east, and 17th St. is one-way west. Please enter throughthe main gate on 16th Street.


 
 
 
Ruddick-Nugent House
121016th Street
Columbus,Indiana 47201
812-379-1354
800-814-7478
Fax812-379-1357
Innkeepers:Dennis & Joyce Orwin
innkeepers@ruddick-nugent-house.com
http://ruddick-nugent-house.com
www.clickbrochure.com