Historic House Listings

Off market. Historic Bon Aire, Circa 1812. On 43 acres in Virginia. Has a guest house. $895,000

April 21, 2021

So many original details in this historic home. There is a guest house on the property. Historic Bon Aire was built in 1812. It is located on 43 acres in Wingina, Virginia. The home was built by Dr. George Cabell. The home sits on a hill overlooking the James River off in the distance. The federal style home features original hardwood floors, hand carved mantels, picture rails, built-in bookshelves, solid wood doors with original hardware, and french doors. The guest house has hardwood floors, exposed beams, three bedrooms, full kitchen and one bathroom. There are several outbuildings on the property. Four bedrooms, two bathrooms and 4,880 square feet. $895,000

Contact Frank Hardy with Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty

From the listing:


Bon Aire is an historic retreat in the bucolic countryside, ready for the touches of a new generation. The c. 1812 Federal residence features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, 43 acres, and overlooks the rolling hills of Southern Nelson County. A fully-equipped guest house, a barn, and other outbuildings complete the property. The ten-foot ceilings, original fireplaces, and hardwood floors in the main house are full of old-world charm. The right owner could make it truly spectacular. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register.,Cherry Cabinets,Cutting Board,Soapstone Counter,Fireplace in Basement,Fireplace in Bedroom,Fireplace in Dining Room,Fireplace in Family Room,Fireplace in Kitchen,Fireplace in Master Bedroom,Fireplace in Study/Library


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