3470 Old Lynchburg Road, North Garden, Virginia
The fall season is upon us and some may be beginning to find themselves in a transitional mindset. If the summer coming to a close is inspiring you to scout out a new homebase, we’ve rounded up some truly spectacular options. From an old Civil War general store, to a charming estate in Crozet, take a tour of these unique properties!
Headquarters – 5057 Headquarters Lane // Crozet, Virginia // Contact: Frank Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134
The details: 5 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 partial bathroom, 5,580 square feet, 428.75 acres
Features we love: Headquarters estate is sure to impress the everyday homebuyer and history buffs alike. Set on a large parcel of land in family-friendly Crozet, this is the perfect opportunity to create a private homestead. Inside, owners and guests will delight in the original heart pine flooring, antique hardware, and historical architectural flourishes throughout. In addition to the charming main house, the property also features two barns, run-in sheds, and manager’s house.
Fox Mountain Road // Free Union, Virginia // Contact: Ann Hay Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 202.297.0228
The details:450 acres
Features we love: An extraordinary opportunity to buy just under 450-acres in northern Albemarle County. Peaceful and private, this land has great potential with an elevated building site to build your future dream home.
3470 Old Lynchburg Road // North Garden, VA // Contact: Murdoch Matheson, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.981.7439
The details: 6 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 partial bathroom, 8,164 square feet, 52.72 acres
Features we love:Built in 1800, this historic property was once a Civil War general store. Renovated in 1996, the home now offers modern comfort, classic style, and the privacy of over 52 acres. The interior features antique beams and vaulted ceilings, five stone fireplaces, beautiful moldings, and historic details. The exterior and outdoor spaces include large porches, a bluestone courtyard, a private hot tub and sauna, and a nearby stream. Also found on the property are a guest house built as a music studio and a flexible indoor tennis facility/gym space, which could be utilized a number of ways.
585 Ragged Mountain Drive // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 partial bathroom, 8,490 square feet, 2.85 acres
Features we love: Nestled away in prestigious Ivy, this Ragged Mountain estate has the benefit of being only minutes from downtown Charlottesville, while still providing future owners maximum privacy. The interior of the residence has been completely renovated with upgraded finishes throughout, including heated floors, 5 fireplaces, custom cabinetry, and a state-of-the-art kitchen. Enjoy sweeping Blue Ridge Mountain views from the stone patio, take a walk through the rolling lawn, or delight in equestrian pursuits at the horse riding area and stables.
Marrach – 862 Stevens Road // Troutville, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100
The details:3 bedrooms, 4 full and 3 partial bathrooms, 7,963 square feet, 46.73 acres
Features we love: This alluring French Chateau-style, custom-built home sits on 46+ acres of pastoral countryside. With an expansive stone patio overlooking a five acre pond and 180 degrees of unobstructed views, the home features an upgraded copper roof, reclaimed timber beams, a gourmet kitchen, and wet bar.
9089 Liberty Mills Road // Somerset, Virginia // Contact: Murdoch Matheson, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.981.7439
The details:4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2,952 square feet, 4.47 acres
Features we love: Nestled in the countryside of Somerset, this delightful Victorian farmhouse is the quintessential family home or weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Set on the Rapidan River, on nearly 4.5 acres of rolling hills, this historic farm is steeped in history, while still providing modern conveniences.
Queensland Estate – 0 Dogwood Drive // Kents Store, Virginia // Contact: Conor Murray, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.964.7100
The details: 200 acres
Features we love: Conveniently located between Charlottesville and Richmond, Queensland Estate is ready to be your countryside escape. Endless possibilities for development, farming, hunting, or a family retreat in bucolic Kents Store.