Your own country getaway and horse farm is waiting!
If you’ve been longing for a peaceful and tranquil life in the country where you can enjoy the company of your horses, then you should come and see the desirable city of Charlottesville VA.
This charming town is situated within the upper Piedmont Plateau, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and at the headwaters of the Rivanna River. It is approximately 100 miles southwest of Washington D.C. and 70 miles northwest of Richmond, Virginia.
It was established as a town in 1762 by the Virginia General Assembly and was incorporated as an independent city in 1888.
Residents and tourists alike love Charlottesville because of its rich cultural, natural, and artistic history showcased in a selection of first-rate museums, galleries, wineries, shops, and parks dispersed throughout the area. The city was also home to Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe.
Some of the historic attractions include Monticello, the Grounds of the University of Virginia, Ash Lawn-Highland, Historic Court Square, and Michie Tavern, ca. 1784. There are tours, special events, and educational programs aimed at maintaining the vibrant spirit of the past.
What makes Charlottesville horse farms so desirable?
Charlottesville is home to the most beautiful houses, peaceful farmlands, horse properties, and estates in the country. There are also many rivers and lakes that provide the perfect setting for aquatic pursuits, such as swimming, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and tubing.
The city of Charlottesville boasts of a rich equestrian history, dating back to colonial times. It’s no surprise then that equestrian buyers from all over the world are drawn to this town.
With plenty of grass in the area, horses can graze in open pastures. They are free to run and live with enough space to get adequate exercise.
This town provides opportunities to attend horse shows year round within a short drive of Charlottesville. You’ll also find hundreds of miles of beautiful, scenic trails, designed specifically for horseback riding. James River State Park, nestled in the foothills of the nearby Blue Ridge Mountains, has 20 miles of many different types of riding trails.
Are you thinking of expanding your investment portfolio?
If you love horses and would like to own a countryside escape, the equestrian properties in Charlottesville are what you are looking for.
You’ll definitely find well-planned properties on the market that have everything that a horse farm buyer could ask for.
Market Report for February 2018
There are currently 161 Charlottesville and Albemarle County Virginia farms for sale. The prices range from $325,000 to $19,780,000. Spaces vary from as much as 20 to 870 acres.
Horse Farms for Sale in Charlottesville VA
- 161 Horse Farms for Sale – 161 Traditional Sales
- 0 Short Sale
- 0 Bank-Owned/REO Property
The median listing price of these horse farms is $ 1,695,000.
Call me, Pam Dent, at 434-960-0161. With my extensive knowledge of the Charlottesville area and the real estate market, I can help you find the best equestrian property that suits your lifestyle.
In case you can not view this video here, please click the link below to view CHARLOTTESVILLE HORSE FARMS | MARKET REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2018 on my YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/lue0IrZPS9I.