Significant Renovation almost completed - very cool house and setting:
IDEAL TENANTS: city dwellers looking to go green and commute via MARC Train & Metro; suburbanites looking to run from their nosey neighbors; work-at-home types; families/couples looking for a place to "retire" after work & school. Not looking for horse traders looking for a farm, but dependent on horse revenues for rent.
LOCATION: Western Loudoun County.... (read more) 5 minutes to Harpers Ferry train station and Potomac & Shannandoah rivers. 25-minutes to Leesburg, 20-minutes to Frederick, 20 minutes to Purcellville, 10 minutes to Charles Town, 65 minutes to down town by MARC. Nestled in 1 mile valley between Blue Ridge and Short Hill mountains. 5 vineyards within 5-minutes. Wrapped by 900 acres of conservation land that is available to the public for enjoying 15 miles of maintained riding and walking trails along Piney Run.
HOUSE: Oldest section is pre-Civil War stone covered by plaster - completely renovated and painted. "New" section built after WWII and is wood clapboard. Exterior has large front covered porch with newly installed natural fir floor, kitchen covered porch overlooking stone spring house and southern paddock; new back deck for grilling and chilling with sunsets. Exterior has just been scrapped and painted, including raised seam porch roofs. Interior first floor consists of antique pine flooring recently refinished, bedroom/dining room and office left and right, respectively. Two fireplaces. Farm-style, eat-in kitchen in the rear of the house. Through the office to 1/2 bath and family room. Upstairs consists of 2 small and 2 large bedrooms and 1 full bath recently renovated. Heat is newly installed radiant heat boiler, coupled with on-demand gas heat in family room wing. All windows are custom fit with interior storm windows that seal and insulate, but maintain the blown glass windows without losing energy. New insulation installed throughout the walk-up attic and covered by 3/4 inch plywood. Basement with washer and dryer. Kitchen has new $1500 energy star fridge and new stove.
Amenities: Campus type environment with fresh, white, oak, barn buildings with green raided seam roofs and trim, including: corn crib, utility shed, not used chicken coop, and other outbuildings. Optional large stone bank barn (separate agreement) with 8 brand new stalls, tack, wash, 4 paddocks, 2- new run-ins, automatic waterers.