≡ Menu

Hand Drawn Map of Big Mill B&B

I love our new hand-drawn B&B farm map – made just for Big Mill

Hand Drawn Map of Big Mill B and B Farmstead in Eastern NC

I love the outbuildings here on the farm – they are almost 100 years old. We have the Smoke House where my folks cured sausage and hams and stored the lard and fatback to feed five families; the Wash House where my mother heated the water with wood to wash the clothes; the Pack House where the mules lived; the Sweet Potato House where they cured the sweet potatoes; the Chicken Coop where we had chickens – my job was to gather the eggs.

We had tobacco barns for curing the tobacco, some were wood-fired and there were sheds for storing tools and equipment. It is all still here on the farm.

We used to raise cows, mules, pigs, chickens…Lydia even added a sheep. My sheep, Maggie Belle and Yorick, came here to live when I moved to a sailboat. They loved the pastures. If you look closely, you can see Sophia, my calf, and my favorite mule, Mary.

Our wonderful map was drawn by Lydia at Hand Drawn Maps.

Now when our guests stroll around the farm they can better understand the heritage of all these wonderful old farm buildings. Call us to book a stay

Chloe Tuttle Big Mill Bed and Breakfast near Greenville NCBig Mill Bed and Breakfast 252-792-8787 

Author: Chloe Tuttle

I am a farm girl who sailed the world, returned home to the family farm and opened Big Mill Bed and Breakfast. Join us for a quiet getaway 252-792-8787.

You Might Also Like

Hummingbirds at Big Mill : A Bird’s Eye View Just settle into the hammock or in a swing on the farm at Big Mill and wait .... but not for very long. Yes, you'll have to wind down and be still ...
Camping, Canoeing and Eating Catfish Stew Everyone in eastern North Carolina knows about fishing.  And we have all caught a cat fish. When I wanted a good recipe for Cat Fish Stew, I called up...
Big Mill Baby Boomers Band Oh, it is always fun at Big Mill. This week we had, as I have named them, The Baby Boomers Big Mill Band…They are still working on what to call themse...
Easy Blueberry Jam Recipe with Cinnamon & Lim... Blueberries are a gift - they speak "Summer" Just Picked Blueberries from the farm at Big Mill B&B If you can pick your own blueberries ...

Get Fun

Enter email below and check your inbox for

next step.

 

 

Bonus Gift -

Chloe's Favorite Southern Recipes!

Updates