In a building dating to circa 1840,

The Loft is located on the second floor of historic Lawyers Row at 206 South Street in Centertown Bedford, less than one block from the Bedford County Courthouse. South Street is also known as VA43, designated a Scenic Byway by the State of Virginia, and is one of the Bedford area's oldest roads.

At street level you'll find a delightful selection of shops, galleries, restaurants and cafes in close proximity.

Within a 30-minute drive, you can visit the National D-Day Memorial, the Elks National Home, Smith Mountain Lake, the Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail, Thomas Jefferson's personal retreat Poplar Forest, Roanoke and its new Taubman Museum of Art, and Lynchburg's Academy of Fine Arts and Maier Museum.

For an enjoyable day trip, follow the Bedford Wine Trail and visit 6 local wineries, or relive history in Appomattox, Lexington, at Booker T. Washington National Monument, or Jefferson's Monticello home near Charlottesville.