home  /  virginia real estate  /  virginia farms for sale

Virginia Farms for Sale

Virginia Estates will partner with you and provide guidance throughout the process of scouting, researching, negotiating and closing on your Virginia farm. Our extensive experience and uncompromising thoroughness will directly lead to your ultimate satisfaction and peace of mind in your Virginia farm purchase.

Featured Farm Properties

27 found. Sort By: Category Property Status

Graves Mill Farm - $4,500,000

This stunning mountain & pastoral setting can be yours at the 664+/- acre Graves Mill Farm. Set among over 2500+/- acres of protected land a...

The Glen - $4,400,000

THE GLEN, a beautiful, 400-acre country estate privately situated in a lovely pastoral valley nestled against the Blue Ridge Mts., offering ...

Cowpasture River Farm - $1,295,000

Available for the first time in over 40 years, the private and protected Cowpasture River Farm consists of 346+/- acres and over 2.5 miles o...

Solliden - $3,450,000

The heart of this breathtaking 247-acre Virginia estate showcases an attractive, English country-style main residence with beautiful brickwo...

Marsh Run - $2,950,000

Marsh Run is an extremely private domain in the prized Somerset area of Orange County. There are 208 acres in pasture and hay with broad vie...

Oakland Farm - $2,595,000

OAKLAND - circa 1767 historic property on 663+/- acres in Deep Run Hunt Country with over a mile of frontage on Willis River. Brick Manor ho...

White Horse Farm - $2,500,000

Escape to the Virginia countryside at White Horse Farm! This stunning estate is for the person who wants it all! No detail has been spared. ...

Lowfields - $2,295,000

Lowfields is a beautiful 251-acre farm overlooking the James River in Fluvanna County offering spectacular pastoral views and the Blue Ridge...

Red Bank Farm - $1,950,000

  Be a steward of the land and its history on 489+/- acres with 2.5+/- miles of Rivanna River frontage! This elegant manor home wi...

Old Orchard - $1,250,000

Historic residence, carefully restored, privately situated on 231 mostly wooded acres, located one mile from Scottsville, with charming old ...

Buxton Farm - $4,100,000

Perhaps the most private and protected river farm in all of Bath County, Virginia, the pristine Cowpasture River, laden with trout and other...

Sharp Rock Vineyards - $2,000,000

Sharp Rock Vineyards is located in Rappahannock County in close proximity to Shenandoah National Park and Old Rag Mountain within easy drivi...

Greenmont Farm - $2,200,000

Greenmont - showcasing 295 acres of gorgeous Shenandoah Valley pasture and woodlands centered around a solid masonry conducted 1880's estate...

Edgewood Farm - $5,250,000

Amazing value for a quality estate. Established on a knoll in the center of its 454 acres, Edgewood Farm is a fine old c. 1853 Virginia home...

Maple Glen Farm - $2,500,000

The property rises dramatically from its long frontage on the pristine, trout filled, Rapidan River to a series of open plateaus which are i...

Blue Water Farm - $1,650,000

Private Riverfront Retreat If your image of the perfect country life includes a totally private riverfront estate with a 5 acre stocked lak...

Greenmont Farm and Land - $3,200,000   $3,000,000

Greenmont - showcasing 442 acres of gorgeous Shenandoah Valley pasture and woodlands centered around a solid masonry conducted 1880's estate...

Corbin Hall Farm - $14,000,000

The 2,000+ acre Corbin Hall Farm is located in the northwest section of Middlesex County near the small waterfront community of Water View. ...

Still Ridge Farm - $2,500,000

Still Ridge Farm – It’s no surprise that Still Ridge Farm won the Wall Street Journal’s House of the Week – the home is the product ...

Coffee Plantation - $2,800,000

Unique Costa Rican Coffee Plantation - The farm is 260 titled acres in southern Costa Rica. It is approximately 3.5 hours from the Internati...

Broomfield Lane - $1,045,800

Broomfield Lane – The diversity of the terrain is unique to Virginia, featuring lush open pastures, picturesque ponds, stunning wooded are...

Walkers Creek - $998,000

Walkers Creek – While the property boasts scenic trails and versatile barn facilities, the stunning colonial estate blends traditional com...

Earhart Farm - $949,000

Earhart Farm – High 9-foot vaulted ceilings and skylights create a spacious environment of air and light throughout the 2112 square-foot s...

Faber Road - $500,000

Faber Road This 53 acre farm lies just 20 minutes outside of Charlottesville down the scenic and convenient 29 South. The majority of the l...

Westerham Farm - $1,000,000

Welcome to Westerham Farm   Westerham, a mid-eighteenth century Federal style dwelling, is proudly positioned overlooking 55 +/- pastor...

Indian Creek Estate Potential Vineyard - $2,895,000

Farm and Vineyard Potential This wonderful 183+ acre property is situated in the rolling hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This location w...

Mulberry Farm - $2,750,000   $2,399,000

Major price reduction of $351K. Some level of owner financing may be considered. 'Mulberry Farm' -This incredible net-zero energy home is...

A Trusted Realtor Experienced with Virginia Farms

Baby boomers, retirees, and other people looking for a change of pace target the Southern United States to locate their dream homes or secondary vacation homes and properties. Oftentimes, these real estate searches center on farmlands, ranches, and open space for sale… in the Old Dominion. In fact, the Commonwealth of Virginia offers potential buyers in the present real estate market the ideal region to find a farm or ranch property in the rural South.

Virginia Estates, a premier leader in Virginia real estate, will help you discover Virginia farms, Virginia farm land, and mountain land for sale. If your search involves buying and selling farms in Virginia, our team will make certain you find the right property or sell your farm or ranch for the right price.

Central Virginia is home to some of the richest farmland in the Commonwealth; this is why our region is a wise choice for new and well-established farming operations, equestrian properties, beef-cattle ranches, and award winning vineyards and wineries.

Types of Virginia FarmsDue to Virginia temperate climate, the state is home to a number of speciality farming operations. In addition to the typical agricultural operation, it has to a diverse collection of farms including beef farms, poultry farms, horse farms, dairy farms and hobby farms.

Learn More About Virginia Farms

Starting Your Virginia FarmsGet general information on starting a number of different types of farms in Virginia including beef cattle, dairy cattle, poultry, swine, sheep and goats, fruit, crop, equestrian and vineyards.

Learn More About Starting a Virginia Farm

Virginia Farm Buying GuideFinding and purchasing the right farm property is a much more complex venture than buying a residential home or a piece of land. We’ve assembled a short guide that will give the novice farm buyer an overview about building your farm team, Virginia soils, Virginia water and hydrology and farm fencing.

Read Our Farm Buying Guide

Virginia Prime Farm Land

According to the United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service, prime farmland abounds in Virginia; the “prime farmland” designation indicates that land has the best combination of physical and chemical characteristics for producing food, feed, forage, fiber, and oilseed crops. Prime farmland also has the combination of essential characteristics needed to produce sustained high yield crops in an economic manner in-line with acceptable farming techniques. These characteristics include:

  • Soil Properties
  • Growing Season
  • Moisture Supply

Farms for sale in Virginia are attractive because they generally meet the characteristics of prime farmland that produce successful crops, including:

  • A reliable water supply from precipitation or irrigation
  • A favorable temperature and growing season
  • An acceptable levels of acidity or alkalinity
  • An acceptable salt or sodium content
  • Very few rocks

Other considerations for prime farmland include rural land use that is no near water areas such as lakes and urban areas. Frequency of flooding and water table drained areas are two additional requirements that designate land use as prime farmland.

The Virginia Agricultural Model

The Commonwealth of Virginia takes land preservation seriously. In fact, the Virginia Agricultural Model was developed to serve as a guide to state and local governments and developers and is intended to map important agricultural areas in Virginia based on suitable lands, prime farmland soils, and historic farm resources. This effort directly combats development pressures so that our natural resources are not lost to development and urbanization.

Virginians realize that agricultural resources support a healthy economy and a sustainable way of life. In effect, farming has been and continues to be a vital component of the Commonwealth’s economy; according to the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts, farming in Virginia yields approximately $19.5 billion in agricultural production and employs more than 235,000 people.

Central VA Profile: Charlottesville Virginia Farms for Sale

It is well known that some of the Commonwealth’s most fertile land lies between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Virginia Piedmont. It is no wonder our Charlottesville real estate office receives specific inquires for:

Browse more Farms for Sale in Virginia

  • Charlottesville Farms for Sale
  • Albemarle County Farms for Sale
  • Nelson County Farms for Sale
  • Louisa County Farms for Sale
  • Orange County Farms for Sale
  • Madison County Farms for Sale
  • Greene County Farms for Sale

Some of our clients look for land for sale in Virginia so they can establish or continue a successful farming operation, while others want to live in a bucolic setting and own a small farm as a hobby. Regardless, our experienced firm can help you navigate and address the geographic, climate, and soil considerations for your specific farmland search.