Exquisite Albemarle County historic farm for sale on 503 acres in Ivy. One of Virginia’s preeminent estates, Verulam circa 1946 is nestled in the breathtaking foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, conveniently located just 4 miles from the University of Virginia and modern amenities of Charlottesville. The Classical Revival manor offers an easy elegance with both formal and informal spaces that flow seamlessly to bucolic grounds, formal Charles Gillette-designed gardens, and a handsome pool complex. Elegant proportions (10′ ceilings) and fine architectural details and sophisticated craftsmanship are complimented by a modern kitchen and five en-suite bedrooms, traditional charm, and top-tier finishes throughout. The extraordinary residence is sited to take in beautiful views of rolling farmland framed by the Blue Ridge Mtns. Stately landscaping, including tree-lined drive and 20′ boxwood, forms a peaceful and private yet distinguished setting just minutes from town. Additional amenities on the 503-acre estate include a charming guest house and restored dairy barn turned grand event venue. The farm abuts 2,000 additional acres of protected land including the 1,000-acre Ragged Mountain Reservoir Natural Area. 9 bedrooms, 8.5 baths, 12,350 sq ft., 3-car garage. $13,900,000 Click here to view more pictures of this spectacular Albemarle County historic farm for sale.