The Big Lonely
Welcome to The Big Lonely - A single tax map parcel in Highland County, VA (Virginia's Switzerland) consisting of 3,240-acres and a stunning custom log and stone house with a slate roof and one sensational view. A "pure" view shed with not other property in sight. The main house has a first floor master and two guest bedrooms custom constructed of log and stone with a slate roof. There is also a guest apartment/studio above a detached garage and above the stables. Also included are numerous barns and stables, an indoor riding facility, tenant housing and guest house. Located 3.5 hrs from Washington, 2:45 from Richmond, 2 hrs from Charlottesville, Roanoke and Lynchburg and 25 miles to the Homestead resort and Hot Springs. The Big Lonely is a rarity, for sale for the first time in over 30 years - a remarkable property with the opportunity to own an entire valley. There is one road in and one road out and the future owner of this property must be bold in spirit with a true appreciation for the land. The Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources owns the better part of 8,000-acres adjoining so the trail system is virtually endless. The head of Dry Branch which flows into the Jackson river. This is one of the last great places.
Acreage: 3240Details about The Big Lonely
White Hall Vineyards
White Hall Vineyards is a spectacular farm winery located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Whitehall Virginia, about 14 miles northwest of Charlottesville. Ideal elevation for the production of Vinifera grapes in the region on its abundant 48 acres of estate vineyards. White Hall Vineyards is also a part of the Monticello AVA, the wine region that was recently voted the best wine region in the USA. A beautiful and relaxing destination for wine lovers and nature enthusiasts alike. This classic stone manor home was architecturally designed and handcrafted in 1992. It is situated on a commanding knoll which pro- vides sweeping panoramic views of the encircling mountains of The Shenandoah National Park. Square footage is the combined sqft of residences and winery. There are numerous outbuildings and the sqft for those is not listed, please look at the GIS for a complete picture of the property. This property is being offered in 3 different ways, this listing is for the property in its entirety. The winery on 172 acres is also offered at 8.5 million OR the main residence along with 37 acres at 5.5 million. Both of the smaller offers are contingent on county approval.
Acreage: 210Details about White Hall Vineyards
Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains is this Palladian inspired masterpiece called Edgemont. Surrounded by 572 acres of rolling Virginia farmland, with the Hardware River running through the lush fields, is a home whose design is reputed to be the only remaining private residence attributed to Thomas Jefferson. Complete with tennis court, pool, pool house, and guest house.
Acreage: 572.34Details about Edgemont Farm
Immerse yourself in luxury at Belle Oakes, a Virginia estate of unmatched elegance. Spanning 138 acres of picturesque landscapes, this prestigious horse farm has been cherished by one family for 25 years. Enter through the gated entrance to the elegant 4 bed/3.5 bath home, blending classic charm with modern living. Equestrian enthusiasts will delight in the custom seven-stall barn, adjacent lighted riding ring, and open fields for training or relaxing trail rides. Luxurious amenities include a gym, storage building, studio/office, and workshop. Lush gardens, a pergola, and a fountain create an enchanting atmosphere for events. With a well, water system, and generator, the property is self-sufficient. Explore horseback riding trails, walkways, and biking paths, while your dogs enjoy their own dedicated fenced area. Experience countryside luxury at Belle Oakes.
Acreage: 138Details about Belle Oakes
Horse Mountain Haven
Horse Mountain Haven is a spectacular 480 acre mountain retreat and wildlife hunting preserve (deer, bear, turkey) with a cabin complex at the very top including a 1560 sf main cabin with 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, 150 sf studio with loft and half bath, 12'x20' storage shed and 6'x9' kennel with post and wire fenced yard. The access from the main road is a well maintained 2/3 mile road to the top. The property included an additional 1.5 miles of roads (drivable by automobile) and 2.25 miles of trails (drivable by off-road recreational vehicle). The views year-round from the open area are unsurpassed and completely unobstructed by any development/power lines/cell towers. The main cabin is constrcted of poured concrete basement foundation walls, and "panelized" cedar D log siding and hand scraped dark oak flooring throughout the first second floors. The open floor plan with second floor "cat-walk" between bedrooms features granite counters, stainless steel kitchen applicances, and stone chimney supporting both main level and basement level wood burning stoves. The property is a perfect private retreat located in the heart of Nelson County's Blue Ridge Mountain territory. The location is within close proximity of Charlottesvillle.
Acreage: 480Details about Horse Mountain Haven
Exceptional 586 acre cattle farm awaits its new owners. With rolling open pastures, mountain views, wooded areas for shade and potential timbering, this property is truly a cattle farmer's heaven. There is a 250-head Priefert Cattle Working System that was recently installed. Under current ownership there have been vast improvements: new woven wire fencing, a mile and half of improved gravel road and a recently renovated 3 bedroom, 3 bath brick home. The property is teeming with wildlife and offers fantastic hunting, and easy access to state maintained roads. Only 1.5 hours from downtown Roanoke!
Acreage: 583Details about Skydusky Rd
Former house of noted local architect Floyd E. Johnson, the Miller's House has been restored and graciously, lovingly and attractively added to in order to accommodate the needs of both the Johnson family and the current owners. On the banks of Totier Creek, which runs through the property, the house was originally the home of the miller of Dyers Mill. Today, the beautifully and thoughtfully renovated and expanded home is a delightful 5 bedroom, 3 full and 2 half bath home graced by tall ceilings, cozy rooms, numerous fireplaces and modern-day kitchen and baths. Additional amenities include fiber internet, geothermal hvac, soapstone floors, copper roof, and wormy chestnut in the home office. Guest house, 2-bay garage, pool, equipment shed plus 130 acres of open and wooded land. Don't miss this gem!
Acreage: 129.4Details about Mill House
"mt Burgha Farm", Ca.1787
With its unparalleled views, exceptional privacy, and beautiful topography, Mt. Burgha Farm can be found along the banks of the Rivanna River. Many creeks and streams meander through the property to find their way to almost a mile of river frontage. 247 acres in the heart of Virginia, comprised of mature hardwoods, lush open fields, and rocks and valleys full of wildlife. Beautiful fields, streams and deep woods. Numerous elevated building spots offer commanding views from various vantage points on the property. Development rights included. Circa 1787 farmhouse ready for renovations. Easy and convenient 30 minute drive to Charlottesville, 60 minutes to Richmond. Excellent candidate for conservation easements. An uncommon treasure rarely to be found. Valuable hardwood timber, more information available!
Acreage: 247Details about "mt Burgha Farm", Ca.1787
Main Gate Equestrian Center-where putting the horse first is a lifestyle. Our total package is offered with:50 ac feat a 34 stall European designed main barn. The barn mgr has accommodations on the 2nd floor of the barn w/a panoramic view of the farm. The farm entrance hosts a vintage cape code style home. In addition, the farm entertains an indoor arena. Towards the rear of the 50 ac, 2 hillside shed row barns add additional accommodations for overnight guests & clinic attendees. Ancillary amenities inc (2) outdoor arenas, warm up arena, 80 ft round pen & 24 paddocks.
Acreage: 50Details about Equus Loop
Welcome Home to this extraordinary farmhouse built in 1893. This remarkable property offers an array of features that surpass any expectation. 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, gorgeous wood floors, sunroom, and covered large porches are just a few. With nearly 300 acres of land, this home provides ample space and privacy for a variety of purposes. One highlight of this property is the large in-ground saltwater swimming pool, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the warm summer days. This property features incredible mountain views creating a space of tranquility and natural beauty to the surroundings. For those with agricultural interests, this farmhouse includes well-maintained barns and essential equipment storage providing an opportunity for self-sustainability. This property truly offers a private oasis, with serene views and a sense of seclusion from the outside world. Whether you are seeking a peaceful retreat or a versatile space for various ventures, this farmhouse is an exceptional opportunity. Don't miss the chance to own this remarkable piece of history and experience the charm and elegance this property offers. Contact us today to tour and envision the possibilities it holds for you.
Acreage: 296.07Details about Brownsburg Tpke
North Wales Farm
Unparalleled in its beauty and charm, this historic, circa 1776, 1,471 acre Virginia estate is surrounded by breathtaking rural countryside, yet is less than one hour to our Nation's Capital and 45 minutes to Dulles International Airport. The stately Georgian-style manor house is one of America's great homes and is situated in a private park-like setting with vistas reminiscent of the English countryside. Estate dependencies include a two-story Georgian Revival-style stone carriage house, farm and equestrian improvements, a guesthouse, additional residences and a shooting preserve, all adding to the property's unique character and distinction. Listed on both the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register, as well as under a preservation easement, this extraordinary property is in excellent condition and is a rare offering of a National treasure.
Acreage: 1471.71Details about North Wales Farm
Brighton And Mobjack Farm
Gorgeous waterfront property set on the East River in Mathews County. This historic home built in 1916 features 2 main houses and a boat house on its own peninsula. With 6,066 square feet the "Summer House" as it is referred to,is a classic Colonial built at the turn of century and was the first home constructed on the 61 acre estate. The main floor showcases a grand gathering room with a fireplace that opens up to an expansive screened in porch with spectacular water views. A formal dining room for family gatherings and a lovely country kitchen. Upstairs there are 8 large bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms each with spectacular views of Mobjack Bay. The "Winter House" offers 2,508 sq ft with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and a home office that was once owned by the inventor of what would later be known as an IBM computer. This extraordinary property offers two additional tenants homes that could be used as investment properties and an additional dock. Reminiscent of a bygone era this truly magical property will send you back in time to when we moved at a slower pace and days were spent on summer porches watching the sunset over the bay. All within a short drive to the heart of downtown Mathews. On market for the first time in a century
Acreage: 55Details about Brighton And Mobjack Farm
Nestled in the hills of Rockbridge Baths is Lingonberry Farm, an exceptional estate property offering absolute tranquility and luxury at every turn. With unobstructed mountain views and a babbling creek, 4 miles of walking trails, orchards, a guest cabin, barn and gunite pool, this property is a once in a lifetime gem not to be missed. Custom built for the current owners, the home offers excellent craftsmanship at every turn. With mountain views from almost every room in the house. As you enter the home you are greeted by a large open living room with fireplace and high ceilings. A gourmet kitchen with eat in area, separate dining room and separate cozy family room with custom stone floor to ceiling wood burning fireplace. The home offers 5 beds and 5 1/2 baths with a main suite on the first floor with a private deck. There is an additional guest suite with full kitchen and spa on the lower level with easy access to the custom pool with beautiful waterfall and hot tub. Adorable guest cabin with river frontage. This is pure luxury in the countryside and only 23 minutes to Lexington!
Acreage: 120.89Details about Cedar Grove
Main Gate Equestrian Center- Where putting the horse first is a lifestyle. Our total package is approx. 130 ac w/front 50 ac feat a 34 stall European designed main barn. The barn manager has accommodations on the 2nd floor of the barn w/a panoramic view of the farm. The farm entrance hosts a vintage cape cod style home. In addition, the farm entertains an indoor arena. Towards the rear of the 50 ac, 2 hillside shed row barns add additional accommodations for overnight guests & clinic attendees. Ancillary amenities include (2) outdoor arenas, warm up arena, 80 ft round pen & 24 paddocks. Adj. to the 50 ac is 80 ac w/ unobstructed views, trails & cross-country course interwoven throughout. Ac of hay fields envelope this expanse.
Acreage: 130Details about Equus Loop
c.1856, Oakleigh is a beautifully renovated, turn-key country estate in the heart of the Green Springs Historic District. The property includes 149 manicured acres with 2 ponds. The home enjoys total tranquility, with no road exposure whatsoever. It has been carefully modernized and renovated over the last 30 years by the current owners and includes 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and endless charm. Truly, this home is Architectural Digest- worthy! Other structures include a smokehouse, horse or livestock barn, chicken coop and large workshop/equipment shed, which could be finished as a guest house. All dependencies have water and electricity. Wonderful boxwood ringed vegetable garden. Under Conservation easement with 1 division right. There is an excellent building site with mountain views and tucked well away from the main residence. 25 mins to Charlottesville and 40 to Richmond. Fiber optic!
Acreage: 144Details about Oakleigh
Sited beautifully amongst massive oak trees, this dazzling home enjoys incredible views of rolling hills & the mountains beyond, to the front and rear of the residence. The centerpiece of the interiors is a great room that soars to 31 feet with walls of glass to take in the views. Other ceilings are 10-11ft. Dramatic stone & tile selections throughout. 1st floor master plus an additional 1st fl bedroom suite that doubles as a home office. 3 bedroom suites up and guest suite in the basement. A large, covered rear porch is ideal for entertaining next to the horizon pool. Features incl' wide plank oak flooring on all 3 floors, geothermal HVAC, home gym, and butler's pantry. Comprised of two 21 acre parcels, one of which fronts on Red Hill Rd, the property enjoys 2 entrances & can be subdivided. Below the house is a large, multi-purpose barn with half bath, devoted septic. Horse friendly land! Lovely, bold creek traverses the property. 15 gallon per minute well. Fiber optic internet. 12 minutes to town, Boar's Head, Farmington et al
Acreage: 42.07Details about Waldemar Dr
Seldom does an opportunity arise to acquire an estate near Charlottesville that combines architectural elegance, natural beauty and a deep sense of history. Cobham Park, c.1856, impeccably restored & updated in 2018, is an exceptional private country estate in Keswick. The spacious & stately home offers 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, 9 fireplaces, a chef's kitchen with a custom Officine Gullo stove, formal & informal rooms & a wonderful Pub for entertaining. Most of the original woodwork remains in the home including the iconic McSparren flying spiral staircase which is similar to the Montmorenci Staircase at Winterthur. The grounds, 286 acres of lush rolling pastures & hardwood forests, also include beautiful, low-maintenance gardens, a pool/brick pool house, springs & pond, 5 cottages & multiple farm buildings & workshop. Cobham Park is located 15 minutes from Charlottesville & in close proximity to many of the areas best wineries & cideries. The land is not under a conservation easement; however it would be a great candidate.
Acreage: 286Details about Cobham Park
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