1161 Long View Lane


1161 Long View Lane


Monterey, Virginia

"Sheltering Mountain Farm"

Listing Price: $750,000 SOLD

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"Sheltering Mountain Farm"

1161 Long View Lane, Monterey, Virginia

PRICE: $750,000 SOLD

Very private 225 acre mountain retreat overlooking the Blue Grass Valley in Highland County. This newer home was built in 2009 and offers approximately 3,000 sq. ft. of finished space on 2 levels. The house can be arranged to allow for up to five bedrooms and has three and a half baths. Outstanding features include hardwood floors and hardwood ceiling treatments, screened front porch, heat pump HVAC with propane backup, wood stoves in the living room and master bedroom, screening room for TV and movies, whole house backup generator, attached 2-car garage, 2,000 gallon gravity fed water storage tank (from the 750' well) and a 1,000 gallon propane tank for the house. All of this and more with spectacular views across the Blue Grass Valley to the mountains, including the Devil's Backbone, and the headwaters of the Potomac River.

Other exceptional highlights of this property include:

  • 225 Acres with approximately 200 acres fenced to exclude deer

  • 4+ miles of Hiking Trails with loops of varying difficulty from easy to hard; benches at viewpoints allow enjoyment along trails

  • Camp site at the top of the mountain behind the house

  • Bird watching - more than 68 different species of birds counted on one day including endangered Golden Wing Warbler nesting sites

  • Fishing pond - currently not stocked but can hold small mouth bass

  • Mountain biking along hiking and timbering trails on entire property

  • Pole Barn - (Just downhill from house) contains many years of stacked seasoned wood harvested on the property, John Deere Gator, gas operated self propelled mower, extra fencing wire and various other items

  • Barn Quilt - "Delectable Mountains" by Margie Boesch

  • Flower Meadows - Native plant meadows created by Larry Weaner, landscape designer (designed meadows for Bette Midler)

  • Fruit and Nut trees - Apple, peach, pear, hazelnut, hickory, black walnut

  • Berries - Wild and cultivated blackberries, wild blueberries, currants, grapes, elder berries, kiwi

  • Camp Fire Site - For cookouts and picnics

  • Study - Separate cottage study at the edge of woods facing a wildflower meadow. Heated by cast iron stove supplied by 500 gallon buried propane tank. Water spigot nearby.

  • Nearby Attractions - The Homestead, Garth Newel Music Center, swimming at Forks of Water swimming hole and Monterey swimming pool, fly fishing the Potomac River

  • Annual Real Estate Taxes are $3,654.80

Sheltering Mountain Farm Aerial Photo & Survey



Price | $750,000 SOLD
Listing Agent | Pat Haynes
Email | pathaynes@bacovaproperties.com
Cell | 540.969.9692
Office | 540.839.3533 ext. 12