3830 Zulla Rd

The Plains, VA 20198 View Map $5,900,000 Schedule a Tour

Aty Biswese

(202) 831-9131

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Status: Active
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:VAFQ2008360
Sq. Feet:4,166
On Site:24 Days
Lot Size:93.92 Acres
Rare opportunity to own a classic Virginia colonial manor on manicured 93-acres. Mar-Lyn Arabian Farm awaits its visionary new caretaker to endure for centuries to come. Premier Zulla Rd address, surrounded by wineries, a vibrant art scene, exquisite restaurants, an equestrian paradise. Located just an hour away from Washington DC, offering easy access to the urban core while remaining secluded.

Four-board fence ensures privacy and exclusivity along the frontage and is greeted by a large stone entry and long driveway. Built in 1980 to evoke historic Virginia estates, the commanding home boasts 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 4166 sq ft of living, 2-car attached garage. Every window provides stunning views.

Craftsmanship and attention to detail shine - historic character with modern comforts! Period architectural details that reflect the estate's rich heritage, modern construction provides peace of mind. Every aspect is hand crafted to the highest quality: artisan brickwork, hardwoods, deep recesses, plaster moldings and walls, everything you would expect in a grand county home. The formal foyer with access to living and dining rooms exude grace, creating the perfect setting for elegant gatherings.

The kitchen serves as the heart of the home, ready for culinary delights and future expansion. Adjacent is the laundry and mudroom leading outside. The private cherry wood-paneled office overlooks a peaceful 2-acre pond, stocked with Bass and Bluegill.

The family room with stone fireplace seamlessly connects indoor and outdoor living, and feels like the historic cabin upon which a grand manor was built. It opens to sweeping views. Everything was designed to bring the view inside

3 private bedroom suites provide luxury and comfort. The primary suite, light filled on 3 sides, cozy fireplace, large bathroom with dual vanity, shower, soaking tub, bidet, and more views of the pond and barn.

Top floor 2 bedrooms, full bath, is a versatile space for you. The lower level holds potential as the ultimate family room or home theater, with walk-up access to the backyard. Imagine the possibilities for entertainment, fun, and creativity.

A magnificent brick barn complements the main house in design. Open frame and skylights showcase meticulous attention to detail. Horses, car, collections, business opportunities - it's a blank canvas for you to use or convert. Barn includes full bathroom, kitchen, tack room, and office. 12 14'x14' stalls designed for comfort and security. Wash stall, grooming stall commit to top-notch equine care. An RV hookup installed. Separate well and septic system, the barn operates independently. 3 four board paddocks: 3 acres, 5 acres, and 7.5 acres.

Rich history and natural beauty: historic stone wall on the south side, rock outcropping, 2 perennial streams, 7 acres of woodland in the western corner, in the Orange County Hunt, and 93 acres to explore!

Additional Value: No Conservation Easement or Trust. Significant tax credits are available if put in trust (information available) or preserve approx 79 acres and create up to 5 new lots on 14 acres, subject to Fauquier approval. This will allow wealth building and increased value.

The Plains and Marshall are 6-min drive each. Middleburg, the "Nation's Horse and Hunt Capital," is 12-min away, with high-end boutiques, fine dining, and equestrian events. Historic Warrenton, a 19-min drive. While enjoying the serene privacy of the estate, Washington DC is within reach via the newly expanded Hwy 66, approx 1 hour away.

This extraordinary property presents unparalleled beauty, convenience, and boundless potential. Whether you desire a tranquil country retreat, immersive equestrian pursuits, or the opportunity to improve the architectural masterpiece, this estate is ready to fulfill your every desire. Virtual remodeling photos included in album.

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Address:3830 Zulla Rd, The Plains, VA 20198
Subdivision:The Plains
Zip Code:20198


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 5
Year Built:1980
Construction: Block, Brick, Concrete, Copper Plumbing
Roof: Asphalt
Foundation: Block, Crawl Space, Slab
Basement Type: Unfinished, Walkout Level

Features / Amenities

Appliances: Cooktop - Down Draft, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Oven - Double, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Conditioner - Owned, Water Heater
Flooring: Concrete, Hardwood, Marble, Vinyl
Fireplace: Brick, Mantel(s), Marble
Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks
Patio And Porch: Patio(s)
Fencing: Board
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized
Garage Spaces: 2
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Baseboard - Hot Water
Heating Fuel: Oil
Hot Water: 60+ Gallon Tank

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 4166
Below Grade 0
Total 4166

Property Features

Lot Size: 93.92 Acres
Lot Description: Backs to Trees, Cleared, Pond, Road Frontage, Secluded, Stream/Creek, Subdivision Possible
Location: Rural
Parking: Gravel Driveway
View: Garden/Lawn, Mountain, Pasture, Pond, Trees/Woods
TV/Cable/Com: Cable TV Available, Phone Available
Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service, Generator
Sewer: Gravity Sept Fld
Water: Well
Directions:Turn onto Zulla Rd off John Marshall Hwy (55)

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $31,455 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
County Tax Rate: $26,404.00 (Annually)



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