337± Acres
Albemarle County, Virginia

UPDATED!! 337+ Deeded acres of Recreational / Residential & Timberland For Sale in Albemarle County VA!

ID: 44210
Status: Available
Price: $595,000
Acres: 337±
Price Per Acre: $1,766
Address: Off Brush Mountain Trail
City, State: Covesville, Virginia
County: Albemarle
ZIP Code: 22931


For immediate assistance with this listing call Jacob Oliver at 804-380-6224.

Priced below $2,000 an acre & offered for the first time in 25+ years, this property boasts miles of interior trails, trophy whitetail & black bears, numerous spring fed mountain streams, a 50' deeded easement through Crown Orchard, & a cleared home site approved in 2022 for a 2BR with basement structure & well. The home site offers breathtaking panoramic views of mountains - all just a short 20-minute drive south of Charlottesville, VA. Call Jacob Oliver at 804-380-6224 to schedule a showing today!

This property nestled in the picturesque Covesville area of southern Albemarle County offers a rare and exceptional opportunity for those seeking a serene mountain retreat with abundant recreational possibilities. Here's a detailed overview:  

Location: Just a short 20-minute drive south of Charlottesville, VA, this property provides easy access to urban amenities while offering a tranquil mountain setting. The property is surrounded by other large acreage tracts, which should relieve encroachment or future development concerns.  Its convenient location, accessed from Faber Rd. off US-29 South, ensures accessibility to nearby grocery stores, hospitals, shopping centers, and dining options, while being close to renowned wineries and breweries in the area.  

Land Features: Spanning over 337+ deeded acres, the property boasts breathtaking panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountain range and Crowns Apple Orchard from various vantage points. The land features miles of interior trails created by a history of select-cut logging, suitable for ATV rides, horseback excursions, mountain biking, or leisurely hikes. The last select-cut logging occurred in August of 2023 and was primarily on the southern portion of the property. Numerous opportunities exist for hunting trophy whitetails, black bears, turkey, and small game with the property having a prestigious accolade for producing trophy whitetails, including the 1st place buck at the 2016 Western Virginia Sports Show. Additionally, the property includes numerous spring-fed mountain streams, enhancing its natural beauty and wildlife habitat. With multiple sources of freshwater, the opportunity to construct one or two ponds on the property exists.   

Home Site: A cleared home site overlooking Crowns Apple Orchard provides a picturesque setting for a dream home, vacation retreat, or the ultimate hunting cabin. Approved in 2022 by Albemarle County for a 2-bedroom conventional septic system and IIIC Class well, the site offers the opportunity to build a custom residence with stunning mountain views. Park your car at the homesite and leave the rest of the property for recreational pursuits.   

Recreational Opportunities: For outdoor enthusiasts, the property offers vast opportunities for adventure. Nearby public lands and waters, such as the Hardware River and James River Wildlife Management Areas, provide ample opportunities for hunting, fishing, hiking, primitive camping, and horseback riding. The nearby Rivanna River and James River further enrich the outdoor experience with scenic beauty and diverse fishing opportunities.  

Convenient Access: Accessed conveniently from Faber Rd. just off US-29 South, this versatile property offers opportunities for a primary residence, to recreational pursuits, hunting endeavors, and timber investments.  Just 1 minute off US-29, the property is accessed via a 50’ deeded easement through Crowns Apple Orchard. The well-maintained gravel easement road is maintained by the orchard and serves 2 additional parcels. Numerous vantage points along the main logging road and on top of the mountain provide breathtaking vistas of both the orchard and the majestic Blue Ridge Mountain range. Imagine indulging in million-dollar sunsets from your front porch, with wilderness stretching out behind you.  

For outdoor enthusiasts, the opportunities for adventure are vast. Numerous public lands and waters, including the Hardware River and James River Wildlife Management Areas, lie within an hour's drive, offering ample opportunities for hunting, fishing, hiking, primitive camping, and horseback riding. The nearby Rivanna River and James River, renowned for their scenic beauty and diverse fishing opportunities, further enrich the outdoor experience. Whether creating cherished memories or embarking on adventures with loved ones, this property can provide both. Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity - contact the listing agent to schedule a viewing!  Note: No survey available.    

Links of Interest 

Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards - https://www.pippinhillfarm.com/ 

Loving Cup Vineyard & Winery - https://lovingcupwine.com/ 

Trump Winery - https://www.trumpwinery.com/ 

Albemarle Cider Works - https://www.albemarleciderworks.com/ 

James River WMA - https://dwr.virginia.gov/wma/james-river/ 

Hardware River WMA - https://dwr.virginia.gov/wma/hardware-river/ 

Appleberry Mountain Taxidermy - 434-831-2232

For more information on this and other land for sale in Albemarle County, contact Jacob Oliver at 804-380-6224 or by email at joliver@mossyoakproperties.com, or visit landandfarmsrealty.com.

Additional Information


  • bear
  • small game
  • turkey
  • whitetail deer


  • atv trails
  • bike trails
  • bird watching
  • equestrian trails
  • hiking trails
  • hunting

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