Historic House Listings

Virginia mountain house. James M. Yowell House, Circa 1840’s. Over two acres. $425,000

May 24, 2020

Love the exposed beams inside. The James M. Yowell House was built in the 1840’s. It is located on 2.28 acres in Reva, Virginia. There are beautiful views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The home has hardwood floors, heart pine mantels and exposed beams. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 2,696 square feet. $425,000

Contact Rick and Kaye Kohler with Real Estate III of Washington: 540-352-4731

From the Zillow listing:


HISTORIC MADISON COUNTY FARMHOUSE FACING THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS! Built in the 1840’s, this well-kept farmhouse has all the fine features you’re hoping to find. Two front doors, two large porches, three fireplaces, heart pine mantels and flooring, marble kitchen counters, glass cabinets, old pine closet doors, hand-made latches, front and side porches and architectural shingles, all carefully maintained and enhanced. Plenty of space with three-four bedrooms, 3 full baths, and a large 9′ ceilinged basement which exits through a perfect backyard garden or art room with 3 skylights. Gas heat and central air. Exterior enhancements on the 2.6 acres include a large freestanding sundeck with swimming pool and hot tub, an interesting and useful barn, mature landscaping and a freestanding solar array reducing electric bills to about $20. The original 2 over 2 farmhouse is featured in the book ~Madison County Homes, A Collection of Pre-Civil War Homes and Family Heritages~.Convenient location – 25 minutes to Sperryville; 15 minutes toCulpeper; 15 minutes to Madison; 45 minutes to Charlottesville.


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