Category Archives: Virginia

Blue Ridge Mt Property

225,000  25 acres  For Sale By Owner 
Twenty five acres near the Blue Ridge Parkway in SW VA with 10 year old log cabin, half basement for storage, fenced organic garden area, fruit trees, access to 2 acre stocked pond and situated near the top of a 3,500 ft elevation ridge. Grid-tied PV system that could be expanded with new inverter to total off-grid system, piped water from spring that has been running steady for 15 years and highly efficient cabin design heated with small wood stove. Garden area with 10′ deer fence, cherry tree, blueberries and highly productive soil. Area has 140 growing season with strong production of all crops. Blackberries, raspberries and wild grapes are prevalent on the property along with deer and turkey. Pond is stocked with bream, bluegill, bass and trout; all are large enough to eat. There is a passive solar greenhouse constructed on south side of property but needs roof repair. ... [Read More]

Affordable, Multi-family, Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat

185,000  1.3 acres  For Sale By Owner  Nest Realty
Situated between two Appalachian Mountain ranges in southwest Virginia, this property is well within the “safe zone” for a full-time prepping lifestyle or a bug-out location, yet close to all the amenities one could want. The property is quite rural, surrounded by larger farms and the Jefferson National Forest. Wildlife and game animals (bear, deer, wild turkey, squirrel, etc) are plentiful. The large (2338 sq ft plus basement) house includes several separate living spaces that could accommodate several couples, or couples plus children, in a SHTF scenario. This would be a great place for an extended family or group of friends to buy together. The entire structure is brick, with the front part of the large walk-out basement built into a bank. A safe room or hidden storage could easily be installed in the basement. The “original” house is 3-bedroom, one bath, large living room with ... [Read More]

Paradise Found – Prepper-Perfect Virginia Mountain Retreat

Situated between two Appalachian Mountain ranges in southwest Virginia, this homestead is in an area surrounded by numerous sites’ “safest places to live in Virginia” – Narrows, Pearisburg, Bluefield, Blacksburg, and Christiansburg. Newport is simply too small to be noticed by these sites, but is just over two mountain ranges in either direction from shopping, restaurants, and other emenities. Adjacent to Jefferson National Forest and close to the New River, Newport is well beyond a tank of gas from any significant population center, but many job opportunities exist in Blacskburg. The main house at 3200 square feet of living space could accommodate several people. This structure is a contributing structure to the National Rural Historic District of Newport and has been continuously inhabited since the mid-1800’s. It is a sturdy mostly frame structure of hand hewn post and beam over ... [Read More]

Exquisite Green Home on 12 Acres – PRICE REDUCED

5+ Star Home Energy Rating! This truly exquisite open beam and timber frame ‘green home’ with passive solar design and active solar thermal on over 12 acres of paradise with picturesque views of the mountains and valley with neighboring farms from every room, was constructed by one of our areas most reputable craftsman builders. Not a detail was missed in the crafting of this beautiful light & airy, energy efficient home with open floor plan for entry level living with the most efficient use of space. This home is the entertainer/chef’s dream, with 12′ kitchen island, 36” KitchenAide gas range with convection, beautiful stained concrete countertops, slate tile backsplash, a large pantry with custom shelving, true craftsman-built by ”Bowmans” Shaker-style cabinets of quartersawn white oak. Cabinets include roll out trays, two roll out ... [Read More]