Encompassing over 226 spectacular acres at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounded by thousands of conserved acres in prime Virginia Hunt Country, Newstead Farm is the quintessential grand Virginia estate. Home to both legendary horses and horsemen, including Kentucky Derby winner, Genuine Risk, Newstead Farm offers five-star amenities for both horse and rider.The stately stone and stucco manor home, which dates back to the 1800~s, has been meticulously restored and updated. It features six bedrooms, seven full and two half bathrooms. The residence also boasts a gracious foyer, music room, library, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, keeping room, and spectacular Grand Salon overlooking the exquisite formal gardens and koi ponds. Newstead Farm has hosted some of the most prestigious gatherings in the Virginia Piedmont and is an impressive venue for family gatherings, business dinners or charity events. As impressive as Newstead is, it is also a comfortable home. The expansive master retreat includes two private offices, each with a fireplace, two bathrooms, numerous closets, a private deck, a sitting room with wet bar, and a spacious bedroom with fireplace. The home is further complemented by four additional en suite bedrooms. Other informal areas include a family room, work out area, and wine room on the lower level as well as a nanny or in-law suite. The large mudroom with a stone floor on the main level is ideal for family life. The immediate outdoor area is completed by a large heated swimming pool. For the equestrian, Newstead is comprised of 4 well-appointed barns with 40 total stalls. These include a state-of-the-art show barn and a broodmare barn with oversized stalls. Other amenities include a 295~x125~ arena with GGT footing and an 8 acre grass Grand Prix field. As a result, Newstead is well suited for nearly any equestrian pursuit. Additional dependencies include a guest houses, five tenant houses, and a large office. 5 fields and 12 paddocks provide approximately 156 fenced and cross-fenced acres. Newstead Farm is proudly located within the Piedmont Hunt Territory and is protected by a Virginia Outdoor Foundation Conservation Easement, with potential for further division or tax credits. See the Property Video
Listing courtesy of Washington Fine Properties, LLC.