Historic 1857 cotton plantation mansio, now an elegant bed and breakfast inn near Natchez and Vicksburg, Mississippi. AAA 3 diamonds.
Rosswood was a thriving cotton plantation of 1250 acres, long before the Civil War, with 105 slaves working the fields. It now has 100 acres of fields and stately trees. Again a working plantation, there are hundreds of Christmas trees where cotton used to grow.
The Rosswood Mansion is a classic Greek revival home of 14 rooms, with 14 foot ceilings, 10 fireplaces, columned galleries, a winding stairway, and original slave quarters. Completely restored and furnished withl antiques and unusual items collected around the world.
Rosswood Plantation is open March thru October only.
Rosswoods four guest rooms are upstairs in the mansion, with canopied beds, Oriental rugs and antique furnishings. Each room has a private bath, TV/VCR, air conditioning and electric heat, telephone and ceiling fan.
Swimming pool and spa (jacuzzi). Free local calls, including Natchez, Vicksburg and Jackson.
Hwy 552 East, Lorman, MS 39096
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