Purcellville was settled in 1764, and the town was named in 1853 after Valentine Purcell, who established the town’s first post office. Its downtown showcases the old and new, with its Victorian-inspired architecture and the renovated grain mill. The town has developed in recent years with new restaurants, businesses, and a whiskey distillery. If you are considering moving to the Loudoun County area, Purcellville has a lot to offer to its visitors and residents – wineries, breweries, farms, and hiking trails along the beautiful backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Shopping for something unique? Downtown Purcellville has a variety of antique and thrift stores! Re-Love It is a consignment store located on 701 D West Main Street. You can find men, women, and children’s clothing, along with home goods on their sales floor. It’s Bazaar on 21st Street features unique and familiar products from a group of vendors and consignors. There is a wide selection of arts and crafts available for purchase: pottery, paintings, photography, jewelry, textiles, glass, ceramics, handmade soaps, artisan foods, reclaimed, up cycled, recycled items. Nostalgia Boutique is your premier destination for vintage clothing, antique furniture and home décor. They have a great selection and the turn-over rate is high.
Along with great shopping, Purcellville hosts a plethora of dining and entertainment options. Magnolias at the Mill offers a farm-to-table experience inside a renovated historic mill built in 1905. Chef Ian Dieter collaborates with local farmers to skillfully craft seasonal menus with top quality ingredients. Monk’s BBQ is a family-owned business bringing traditional and authentic barbecue to its customers. All meats are smoked all night long and they also offer catering. Thinking of dessert for the entire family? The Tipped Cow offers hand-crafted artisanal ice cream. Gruto’s on Main Street is a Purcellville staple, with its soft serve.
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