Charlottesville Country Properties-Central Virginia Agents specializing in Farm and Estate Real Estate
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950 Owensville Rd

Albemarle County, Virginia
MLS 600869

Built: 1766
Fin. Sq. Ft.: 3958
Full Baths: 3
Basement: Yes
Elementary: Meriwether Lewis
Middle School: Henley
High School: Western Albemarle

LOCUST HILL - a winning combination of history, a charming residence with guest cottage, & a premier location in Ivy! The circa 1766 cabin was the birthplace of the explorer Meriwether Lewis. The original chestnut log walls are still seen in the core of the residence that was enlarged in the 19th & 20th centuries. Today the comfortable home has living room, dining room, a cooks kitchen with adjacent great room, library, laundry, bedroom w/ private bath on the first floor. Upstairs are 2 bedrooms w/ private baths. The integrity and beauty of the many historic architectural details such as heart pine flooring, 6 fireplaces & authentic woodwork remain in place. Privately sited on 2.34 acres, amidst landscaped gardens, specimen trees & pool.
Charlottesville Country Properties Ltd. cooperates with all of the Charlottesville area real estate brokers in our local Multiple Listing Service (MLS) and with all companies that opt-in to our IDX system. This allows us to share nearly all current offerings within a 50 mile radius of Charlottesville with you through this web site. This property is currently listed with Mclean Faulconer Inc., Realtor, the Seller's agent who is working in the Seller's behalf. As your Buyer's Agent we will bring our years of experience and negotiating skills to the table to help you obtain the best price and terms possible when you decide on a property. We expect our professionalism and expertise to be self evident and assume our relationship will be one of mutual respect and satisfaction.