A country retreat near Charlottesville like no other! As you drive through the mature hardwood forest and the colorful fields of wildflowers, you know that something spectacular awaits you. As you round the bend in the road, there they are, the Blue Ridge Mountains, like you have never seen them before, with verdant and rolling fields bowing down to their stunning beauty.
This private and preserved 517+/- acres offers several beautiful building sites, a lake, river frontage, several ponds, fenced pastures, exquisite barn apartment, five-stall stable, chicken coop, run in sheds, established berry and irrigated vegetable gardens and orchard. Currently the property is used as a wildlife sanctuary & for hay, egg and vegetable production, however, it is also equipped as a cattle/livestock farm or as a beautiful hunting preserve.
Enjoy waking each day to the ever-changing Blue Ridge Mountain views through the sliding doors from the master bedroom suite.
Preparing meals with the garden fresh vegetables, berries and fruits from the established gardens in your gourmet kitchen will always be a joy! Equipped with only the finest in appliances, the kitchen includes many chef's dream machines, a custom Lacanche range, a Sub-zero refrigerator and wine cooler, an Asko dishwasher and a Thermador microwave. The soapstone countertop provides ample work surfaces and is just few steps away from the built-in grill on the patio. Swing open all the doors for easy flow from the interior to the spacious patio area. This place is made for entertaining!
This property is the ultimate place for sustainable living. There is an abundance of water ranging from various springs, ponds and the South River. The fields are livestock ready, equipped with automatic waterers & working pens are in place. The vegetable gardens, orchard and berries are all in production. Solar panels provide most of the energy needed to operate. The only thing missing, is you!
Offered at $6,950,000.
Contact Gayle for your personal tour!
Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc. is a Charlottesville Va real estate broker that strictly abides by the U.S. and Virginia Fair Housing laws.