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Historic Home For Sale


Green Plains is a historic 617-acre waterfront estate dating back to 1798. It is located at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay, within 30 miles of America’s Historic Triangle (Williamsburg, Jamestown, Yorktown). The mansion house, built in the late 1700s or very early 1800s, sits on over 2 miles of pristine water frontage w/a private long pier & deep water, perfect for boating. The main house is accompanied by 5 charming Cape Cod bungalows, one equestrian barn, and one hay barn w/15 flexible stalls, perfect for equestrian use. With a diverse terrain of woods, pasture, hay meadows, and tidal wetlands, Green Plains serves as an annual stopover for waterfowl along the Atlantic Flyway. Historic scalloped walls enclose an acre of gardens & orchards.

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Historic Home Details

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  • MLS #: 592320
  • Asking Price: $5,400,000
  • Original List Price: $5,400,000
  • Area: Mathews
  • Directions: From Mathews Courthouse, west on Rt 14 (approx. 6-7 mi.) to left on Chapel Neck Road (Rt 620), go approx. 2 mi to Green Plains entrance of left.
  • Taxes: $17,895
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Subdivision: NONE
  • HOA: No
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  • Days On Market: 381
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Historic Home Price History

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  • $5,400,000 on 06-25-2019

The Land and Farm information

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  • Property Name: GREEN PLAINS
  • Acreage: 617.18
  • Land Description: Nearly Level, Partly Wooded, Water Front, Wooded
  • Yard Description: Fenced, Flood Lights, Formal Gardens, Landscaped, Mature, Nearly Level, Sunny, Tennis Court
  • View Description: Pastoral View, Water View, Wooded View
  • Water Views: Bay / Cove, River, Stream / Creek
  • Fencing: Board,Chain Link,Condition Good
  • Farm Improvements: Barn(s), Equipment Bldg, Feed Barn, Hay Storage, Paddock, Run-in Shed, Stable, Tack Room
  • Lot Features: Barn, Dog Run, Fenced Part, Garden Space, Public Road, Storage Shed
  • Amenities:
  • Dependencies: Guest House, Manager's Residence, Office/Studio, Other Buildings, Pool House, Tenant House, Workshop
  • Farm Remarks:
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inside The historic home
  • Year Built: 1798
  • Finished Square Feet: 5312
  • Unfinished Square Feet: 4592
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • First Floor Master: No
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full & 2 Half Baths
  • Fireplace Location: Bedroom, Den, Dining Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Study/Library, Sun Room
  • Floor: Pine
  • Exterior: Brick
  • Roof: Metal - Other,Slate
  • Foundation: Brick
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  • Cable/Internet: Other
  • Cooling: Heat Pump,Window Unit(s)
  • Heating: Central Heat, Heat Pump
  • Water: Individual Well
  • Sewer: Septic Tank


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Please call Bridget Archer of Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc. at 434-981-4149 to receive more information on this and other Charlottesville and Central Virginia properties. Presented by MCLEAN FAULCONER INC., REALTOR through the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors MLS/IDX system. The seller's firm represents the seller's best interest and it is their legal duty to obtain the highest price and best terms for their client, the seller. As Buyer's Agents, we represent the interest of the buyer and we are compensated by the seller through our agreement with the Charlottesville MLS