Circa 1866 Country Home For Sale W/Outbuildings And Pond on 6.6 Acres Virginia $733,000
Welcome to Mintbrook manor, an exceptional home in a great location, with a grand view of a private two-acre pond. It’s location offers easy access to Rt 17, or your business exposure to more than 100, 000 commuters/travelers every week! A beautiful home for entertaining, it features great views, high ceilings, french doors, and more. There is also limitless potential for the secondary building/garage, a two-level, 9-foot ceiling building (8ft ceilings second level) overlooking the beautiful two-acre pond. In addition to the large, custom, four-car second building/garage, there are two large and attractive sheds, a lovely gazebo and a playground with a high-end playhouse.
The main house’s high ceilings, exquisite molding and French doors that lead out to the porch from almost every room are features that evoke nobility and refinement, and certainly offer a setting perfect for entertaining. The pond has an abundance of fish and life, and there are no HOA dues, water bills, and low utilities. Built one year after the end of the Civil War, 1866, it has been renovated five times, once in the 1920s, again in 1960s (additions) and in 1999, 2009, and in 2016. Over the years it was the family home of the owner of a local mill, then of an executive with a nationwide grocery store, was used as a sales office for The Mintbrook Community developers, and then as an all-girls morning education program, and has been recently remodeled for a Bed and Breakfast and waiting for its next stage of life! This property has so much potential to be a wonderful home, B&B, engineering or architectural firm, or whatever fits due to its combination of age, size, location, features and visibility.
It qualifies for Major House Occupation allowing up to 6 employees and more commercial zoning, and gets the visibility of the 25, 000 per day traffic coming down the Rt 17 corridor between I-81 and I-95. A recent $300k in upgrades includes a large custom secondary/garage building, gazebo, new roof, appliances, marble bath, new wood burning stove, new windows, kitchen and plumbing remodels and more. Come visit this property today and see where your dreams can flourish at Mintbrook Manor!