SOLD closed at $508,000 for 132 acres
King George County, Virginia
A part of historic Rokeby Farm
Below, the map shows the lands under the VOF easement, as well as the 125 acres.
The view-shed to the right, with the open land is most vulnerable and is protected. Lands to the west (left) are wooded and protected also by the steep topography. A topographic map is near the bottom of this webpage.
The 125 acres is a part of a larger tract, and must be surveyed. The 125 acres is an approximation.
Above, a GIS map shows the 125 acres, to the left, and the 130 acres and brick mansion to the right.
Below, the land at the top is gently to strongly rolling. The historic brick mansion is barely visible
Below, there are a number of private building sites overlooking the Rappahannock River valley to choose from.
Only one main dwelling is allowed with outbuildings and barns, all of which must be at least 3,000 feet back from Route 3.
Above, the U.S. topo map is at ten foot contours.
Where the lines are far apart, it is flat; where the lines are close together, the topo is steep.
This property is shown by appointment only with the listing agent. Please do not go onto the property.
The 125 acres is an approximation and must be surveyed.
The farm fronts on Kings Highway, Route 3 and is contiguous to the Rokeby Farm mansion tract.
Price is $500,000; the farm is in the land use taxation program to reduce real estate taxes and will be conveyed as such.
The Seller will pay no roll-back taxes.
This property and the farm next door are under a conservation easement that limits development. A copy of the easement is available upon request.
Above, a detail of the 125 Acres.
Above, a turkey hen was guarding her brood, one of which is to the right.
Above, the gravestone of Henry Endsor who used to own Rokeby.
He and his son are on a ridge line, near the rear of the property overlooking the rail-trail.
The farm begins at Route 3 at a level valley floor of about 50 foot elevation and then rises gently to about 150+ foot elevation.
Please NOTE: Information and comments are not guaranteed in terms of accuracy and/or scope. You are urged to independently verify and investigate any and all information and/or circumstances.
Mr. Alex Long, ALC, CCIM, AICP 540.371.8700 (o); 540.226.4486 (c)
Licensed in Virginia
Weichert Realtors 1955 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 201; Fredericksburg, VA 22401