Horse Farms For Sale in VA, Horse Property For Sale in Virginia

Horse Farms For Sale in VA

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Virginia is a wonderful Horse Country - where scenic horse trails, elite competitions, thrilling races, hunts and the Chincoteague ponies have established Virginia as one of the best destinations for equine activities and events. Horse enthusiasts can find all breeds of horses, used for all purposes from trail riding to competition, to breeding and hunting, racing and training, all across Virginia. More than a half million horse lovers and admirers travel to Virginia each year to enjoy and participate in numerous events, shows, hunts, races, and trail rides.

The history of America is closely tied to that of Virginia, particularly during the Colonial period, Jamestown founded in 1607, was the first permanent English settlement in North America and slavery was introduced there in 1619. The state is called the “Mother of Presidents” because eight U.S. presidents were born there.

The climate of Virginia becomes increasingly warmer and more humid farther south and east.Seasonal extremes vary from average lows of 26 °F (−3 °C) in January to average highs of 86 °F (30 °C) in July. The Atlantic ocean has a strong effect on eastern and southeastern coastal areas of the state.

Virginia is divided into 95 counties and 39 independent cities, which both operate the same way since independent cities are considered to be County-equivalent. This method of treating cities and counties equally is unique to Virginia.

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Fairfax County is the most populous locality in Virginia, with over one million residents.  Virginia's economy is balanced, with diverse sources of income, including government and military, farming, and business. Virginia has 4.1 million civilian workers, and one-third of the jobs are in the Service Sector. The unemployment rate was 3% as of April 2024. Technology became the state's highest-grossing export in 2023, surpassing its traditional top exports of coal and tobacco combined.

Providing horse power in the fields and transportation for goods and people, horses were the backbone of the first Virginia Colonies. Today, the role of horses has changed dramatically, yet horses are still a vital economic factor. Some 700 equine events are held in Virginia each year, attracting over 800,000 participants and spectators who spend more than $167 million at these events. Horse owners spend $505 million in annual expenses and support approximately 20,000 jobs statewide.

 
  Explore Virginia in Numbers:
img Horse Population: 159,800 horses
img Acres Used for Horse-Related Activities: 432,000 acres
img Population: 8,684,000
img Land area: 39,594 sq. miles
img Capital: Richmond
img Counties: 95, plus 39 independent cities
img Highest Point: Mount Rogers 5,729 feet
img Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean 
img Geographic Center: In Buckingham Co., 5 mi. SW of Buckingham
img 5 Largest Cities:
 
  • Virginia Beach: 457,900
  • Chesapeake: 249,300
  • Norfolk: 236,970
  • Arlington: 235,840
  • Richmond: 227,170
 
$7,880,000
Horse Property for sale.
Littleton Farm

Upperville, Loudoun County, Virginia


Littleton Farm comprises over 153 spectacular acres with a four-acre lake, two small ponds and Beaverdam Creek, which meanders through the property. Tucked in the southwest corner of Loudoun County and situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the property offers spectacular views. Considered the heart of horse country and within the famed Piedmont Hunt’s territory, there is extensive ride-out.

Cricket Bedford , Thomas & Talbot Estate Properties Inc.

153.00 ACRES
7 BEDROOMS
8 BATHROOMS
14645 SQ FT
 
$1,975,000
Horse Property for sale.
Luxury Waterfront Equestrian Property

Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia


“Flent Cottage” is a hidden lakeside retreat providing all the elements of extraordinary country living, without sacrificing immediate access to the conveniences required for a busy lifestyle. Seemingly right off the pages of Southern Living magazine, a breezy front porch invites you to relax, settle in and stay a while. Thoughtful design & carefully selected details lend to the sense of sophistication, but this home was designed to be relaxing and comfortable. Impressive moldings, rich woods, and trendy accents create elegant living spaces. The floor plan flows easily and offers inspiring water views from almost every room in the house. The kitchen was designed to function as beautifully as it looks, and is a well-loved place for impromptu gatherings, easily flowing over to the living room and the outdoor spaces. The main level owner’s suite is a highlight of this home…it is a peaceful sanctuary, with ever-changing views of light glistening on the lake and access to the screened porch to enjoy fresh morning breezes. Fantastic outdoor spaces offer a variety of places for casual dining and irresistible hours of stargazing, in almost any weather! Gardeners will appreciate the variety of established plantings and well-organized potting shed. Equestrians will adore the well-appointed stable, 4 board fenced paddocks, sand riding arena and easy access to an abundance of equestrian facilities and activities! Avid anglers can simply stroll down to the private dock, hop in a boat and enjoy fishing 255 acres in Lake Culpeper, known for largemouth bass, channel catfish, blueg ill and crappie. For those who must commute, it is an easy to access Charlottesville, Fredericksburg or Northern Virginia. Or, take a train to Union Station in DC. You’ll never run out of reasons to love living in Culpeper. Still known for its deep history, farming community and friendly, small-town charm, it was recently named “One of the Best Small Towns in Virginia” by Travel & Leisure. Culpeper is full of surprises, starting with the interesting restaurants and boutique shops lining Davis Street. For details about this extraordinary home, please ask for a complete brochure (and the video), but to fully appreciate the scenery and the graciousness of “Flent Cottage”, you will surely want to schedule a private tour!

Robin Garbe , Century 21 New Millennium

15.26 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4 BATHROOMS
4720 SQ FT
 
$1,600,000
Horse Property for sale.
Premiere 30 Acre Equestrian Estate Near River

Bentonville, Warren County, Virginia


Premier 30-Acre Equestrian Estate Bordering George Washington National Forest. Shown by appointment only. This is your chance to own this equestrian estate spanning 30 acres in Bentonville, VA, where tranquility meets adventure with unparalleled access to nature and outdoor activities. Bordering the George Washington National Forest on two sides and just a short hike or ride from the Shenandoah River State Park, this property is a haven for both equestrian enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. A six-stall horse barn features a concrete center aisle layout. Complete with a tack room/office, bathroom with hot and cold water, and a spacious hayloft, it offers a seamless blend of rustic charm and modern convenience for horse care and management. Adjacent to the barn, a spacious Conestoga building with skylights and electricity serves as an indoor riding arena, providing a versatile space for year-round riding and training. The arena is complemented by an outdoor riding arena with lights, catering to a variety of equestrian activities. New skylights were installed in 2024. Ensuring reliable water supply, the property includes an agricultural well, essential for sustaining livestock and supplying water to the homestead. Ten meticulously maintained pastures, including four run-ins and five paddocks, are enclosed with 3 & 4 board fencing and no-climb horse fence, prioritizing safety and security for horses. With direct access to the George Washington National Forest, enjoy endless trails for horseback riding, hiking, hunting, and outdoor adventures. The serene backdrop invites exploration and relaxation amidst nature's beauty. Access the Cullers Overlook horseback riding trail within the Shenandoah River State Park, offering picturesque views and a unique opportunity to explore the natural wonders along the Shenandoah River. Historically successful in boarding horses and raising Suffolk, Hampshire, and Polypay sheep, kunekune pigs, and a coop that currently houses a flock of 75 chickens, the property supports a variety of agricultural activities, presenting an opportunity for continued farming pursuits. The traditional 3-bedroom Cape Cod residence has been enhanced with a covered front porch, rear deck, and side deck with a hot tub. A new roof with architectural shingles was installed on house in 2023. Additionally, new AC units for the dual-zone HVAC were installed in 2024, and fencing repairs and painting have enhanced functionality and aesthetics. More recent updates include include new carpet in the primary bedroom and throughout upstairs, new kitchen tile and fresh interior paint. A well pump and hot water heater replacement in 2014 ensure efficient water management.

Jessica Dean , Hunt Country Sotheby's International Rea

30.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2.5 BATHROOMS
3656 SQ FT
 
$9,500,000
Horse Property for sale.
Bolinvar

Middleburg, Loudoun County, Virginia


BOLINVAR The stately gated entrance of Bolinvar opens to the gently winding drive which passes through an alley of Maple trees and then passes by the stone courtyard barn before arriving at the exquisite manor house.

Will Driskill , Thomas And Talbot Estate properties

100.00 ACRES
6 BEDROOMS
6 BATHROOMS
10629 SQ FT
 
$2,790,000
Horse Property for sale.
Kesmont Farm in the heart of Keswick Hunt Country

Keswick, Albemarle County, Virginia


Welcome to Kesmont, a practical and well-maintained horse farm situated in the heart of Keswick Hunt Country, just outside of Charlottesville, Virginia. Spanning 46+/- acres, this property is ideal for equestrian enthusiasts looking for a functional and comfortable setup. Equestrian Facilities Kesmont features a 10-stall center aisle barn designed for convenience, and easily accessible through two gated entrances. The farm includes five paddocks, a separate two-stall barn, a hay barn, and an equipment barn. There’s also a 220'x70' +/- sand riding ring with excellent drainage, perfect for daily riding and training. Main Residence The main residence is a lovely Cape Cod-style home with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. Recently updated, it includes a beautiful and spacious kitchen, new HVAC systems, and new Pella windows & doors, providing a comfortable and energy-efficient living environment. Guest Accommodations A separate, updated one-bedroom apartment is available for a farm manager or guests. Recent improvements include a new kitchen and two new bathrooms. Additional Features Kesmont offers luxurious amenities including a new heated pool with a lovely adjacent hot tub and an expansive patio complete with a wood-burning fireplace—all areas are ideal for entertaining and relaxation. Location Kesmont is conveniently located just minutes from Keswick’s Full Cry Golf Course and a short twenty-minute drive to Charlottesville and the University of Virginia. The area is known for its scenic countryside, featuring numerous vineyards, wineries, breweries, and cideries, as well as other equestrian estates. Kesmont offers a straightforward, functional environment for horse lovers, with all the necessary amenities to support a thriving equestrian lifestyle within easy driving distance to several Central Virginia Hunt Clubs and show grounds.

Gayle Harvey , Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.

46.78 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
3814 SQ FT
 
$1,375,000
Horse Property for sale.
235 Acres of Countryside- minutes to HITS Culpeper

Culpeper, Orange County, Virginia


Extraordinary opportunity to build your dream, develop or conserve this large, relatively-flat, 235-acre parcel in beautiful Orange County location. Currently land is about 30% pasture and 70% treed- may be an opportunity for harvesting timber. Mountain Run goes through property and Rapidan River is nearby. EQUESTRIANS: Horses are welcome- the property is approximately 12 minutes from the HITS Commonwealth Park in Culpeper. Old home, barn and structures on-site (no value/as-is). Existing Electric, Well and Septic (as-is). Potential for Conservation, Forestry Easement and Carbon/Nutrient Credits- would have to be determined. Fiber optic cable and Transcontinental Gas pipeline Easement, Maryland Rd divides North end of property. No HOA. 20 mins to Culpeper, 25 mins to Orange, 45 mins to Fredericksburg, 1 hour to Charlottesville and 1.5 hours to Washington, DC. * Do NOT enter buildings/structures. All structures presumed no-value/sold As-is. Buyer should confirm any development rights with Orange County. Call Listing Agent for Showing.

Eric Diello , TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

235.00 ACRES
- BEDROOMS
- BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$2,950,000
Horse Property for sale.
Epona Farm

Keswick, Albemarle County, Virginia


Keswick, synonymous with history and beauty is home to Epona Farm, a professional 43-acre horse farm with spectacular views, including an amazing view of the Southwest Mountains. Located within the prestigious Keswick Hunt Territory, this property offers tremendous ride-out potential including direct access to Keswick Hunt Trails. Epona Farm, beautifully renovated and managed consists of 4 parcels with easement potential plus a breathtaking homesite for a new estate home on its own 20-acre parcel.

Will Driskill , Thomas And Talbot Estate properties

43.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
3950 SQ FT
 
$2,995,000
Horse Property for sale.
4 - Stall Barn, Dressage Arena, and Beautiful Home

Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia


PondoRosa, a spectacular Sportsman's paradise in Leesburg! Sited on over 50 acres on a conservancy lot in the community of Red Cedar, this beautiful home with almost 6000 sq ft sits on a perfect knoll for views of the mountains, sunrises and sunsets, all of which are absolutely stunning!! This property is perfect for any level equestrian, farmer, or simply the most discerning buyer wanting the acreage AND proximity to Dulles Airport (20 minutes), Leesburg Airport(less than 10), the Greenway (10 min) and a 10 minute drive to Downtown Leesburg! From the home, a short walk will lead you past a lovely stocked pond and around to to the classic center aisle barn. The barn has six stalls including a wash stall, dry stall and tack room, full hay loft, and water. Walkout to adjoining paddocks, three additional run ins, two with water, one with water at the fence. The Dressage riding ring measures 80 x 128, is blue stone and fenced. Following the drive around past the barn is the workshop which consists of two oversized bay doors for equipment, an office which could be converted to grooms quarters, pad for RV's, and hook ups. This incredible property also fronts Goose Creek. Hunting, fishing, kayaking, trail rides, etc.

Beckwith Bolle , Carter Braxton Preferred Properties

50.72 ACRES
6 BEDROOMS
6 BATHROOMS
5131 SQ FT
 
$2,500,000
Horse Property for sale.
Huntley Glen: 80 - acre horse farm

Orange, Orange County, Virginia


Welcome to Huntley Glen, an exquisite estate encompassing 80 protected acres of pristine countryside, perfectly situated between the charming towns of Gordonsville and Orange. This exceptional property offers a unique blend of modern living and rural tranquility. The main residence features four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, while a detached guest apartment offers a comfortable space for visitors. Equestrian enthusiasts will appreciate the well-appointed six-stall barn and tractor shed, with rolling pastures and wooded areas providing ample space for riding and exploration. Adding to the property's appeal are a pond and a saltwater pool, enhancing this remarkable estate's serene atmosphere.

Murdoch Matheson , Frank Hardy Sotheby's Int.Realty

79.98 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
4317 SQ FT
 
$7,500,000
Horse Property for sale.
Huntland

Middleburg, Loudoun County, Virginia


HUNTLAND, ca. 1834, is one of the most remarkable Hunt Country Estates. Dr. Betsee Parker’s keen interest in historic preservation as well as her love of the countryside surrounding Middleburg prompted her to take on the biggest preservation project of her life: restoring Huntland to its 1915 grandeur. In 2007, when Dr. Parker purchased Huntland, it was in serious disrepair and uninhabitable. After Dr. Parker’s extensive and meticulous research and after years of work using old world craftsmanship, Huntland is once again the exquisite estate as in the early 1900’s, when owned by Joseph Thomas. Sited on 129 beautifully landscaped and fenced acres of verdant pastures and fields, Huntland is also a working farm. Located in the Piedmont Hunt Territory, Huntland has hosted many hunt meets, hunt breakfasts, hunt balls, charity events, and dignitaries including several Presidents. Wanting to protect this estate for future generations, Dr. Parker placed Huntland into a perpetual conservation and open-space easement with The Virginia Outdoors Foundation. Huntland is also registered as a Virginia Historic Landmark and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2013. Originally named New Lisbon, the 2-story center section of the home dates to 1834 and was built and owned by William Benton. In the early 1800’s Benton was in the employ of President James Monroe who hired him to be the overseer of his Aldie farm of Oak Hill. After observing Benton’s work ethic and attention to detail he also put him in charge of overseeing the building of the manor house of Oak Hill. Benton went on to become a prominent builder in the Middleburg area, and his descendants remained at New Lisbon until 1895.

Will Driskill , Thomas And Talbot Estate properties

129.00 ACRES
8 BEDROOMS
7 BATHROOMS
9224 SQ FT

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