Historic Equestrian Estate with stunning views | Rapidan, Orange County, Virginia | Horse Farm | Horse Property For Sale | Equestrian Estate

Historic Equestrian Estate with stunning views

Rapidan , Orange County , Virginia

fenced • second house • pool • pond • 2 barns with 27 stalls • 4 Run-in stalls

Property description

The Mount Sharon estate on 77 acres and the adjoining 147 acres with an iconic 20 stall barn, combine to create a very special equestrian property in a stunning setting. Total available acreage is 224. Mount Sharon combines exquisite architecture with world-class gardens and grounds, and is one of Virginia's grandest estates. It boasts a superb location among the larger farms of Orange, VA, and is also an easy drive to nearby metropolitan areas. The 8BR/ 10BA brick Georgian is set in a private oasis surrounded by pastoral and mountain views. The meticulously maintained gardens are among the finest in America and have been featured in numerous publications. The main house features both grand reception rooms and cozy and intimate family spaces. Ideally suited for entertaining, the house boasts excellent circulation both inside and out for larger gatherings. Approximately 35 minutes to Charlottesville, 95 minutes to Washington, DC. Private aviation facilities are within a five minute drive. A rare opportunity to own the best of the best. Mount Sharon Farm on 77acres can be purchased by itself for $7,890,000


Home Features

  • 1937 Brick Georgian home - on National Register of Historic Places AND Virginia Historic Register
  • 8BR/8 full and 2 half baths
  • 3 levels comprising over 10,000 sq feet of living space
  • 8 woodburning fireplaces
  • Magnificent interior detailing
  • Great outdoor space for entertaining and enjoying the beautiful setting
  • 2 main level bedroom suites
  • Other dependencies include: charming 4BR/ 3BA farm managers house and a guesthouse/ office complex (3BR/ 1BA)

Lot Features

  • Mount Sharon Farm has 77 acres. The adjoining property with large barn is 147 acres, for a total of 224 acres
  • Sited on 2nd highest point in Orange County, providing outstanding mountain and pastoral views.
  • 3 spring fed Ponds
  • Stunning world class gardens featured in numerous publications
  • Heated pool ( 20X50)
  • Surrounded by protected properties in conservation easement

Horse Facility Features

  • Sears Belmont style barn with 20 stalls on 147 acres
  • 7 stall center aisle barn on Mt Sharon Farm
  • Numerous fields and paddocks ( 12+) with some with run in sheds
  • Located in the prestigious Keswick Hunt


  • 3 miles to airports
  • 5 miles to shopping

Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information


19184 Mt Sharon Ln, Rapidan, Orange County, Virginia




© 2024. HorseProperties.net®. All rights reserved.