3830 Zulla Road

The Plains, VA
$ 5,900,000 Beds 5 Baths 5 Sq 4,166 Virtual Tour
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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 - its a blank canvas for you to use or convert. Barn includes full bathroom, kitchen, tack room, and office. 12 14x14 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.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 5,900,000
  • City
  • The Plains
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 5
  • County
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • Area
  • Lot Size
  • 93.92 Acres
  • Zip
  • 20198
  • Sqr Footage
  • 4,166
  • Year Built
  • 1980
  • Taxes
  • $ 31455
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • MLS#
  • VAFQ2008360
Listed By: Keller Williams, LLC
Data Source: Bright MLS



Accessibility None
Appliances Cooktop - Down Draft, Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Oven - Double, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Conditioner - Owned, Water Heater
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Basement Unfinished, Walkout Level
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Block, Brick, Concrete, Copper Plumbing
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 139
Electric 200+ Amp Service, Generator
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks
Facing Direction East
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Baseboard - Hot Water
Levels 3
Location Type Rural
Lot Size Square Feet 4091282.00
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Immediate
Price Per Sq Ft 1416.23
Property Type Residential
Roof Asphalt
School District 121140614887
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Gravity Sept Fld
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name THE PLAINS
Tax Annual Amount 31455.0
Tax Year 2022
Utilities Cable TV Available, Phone Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Garden/Lawn, Mountain, Pasture, Pond, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1980
Zoning RA

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4166
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 1620
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Brick, Mantel(s), Marble
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Concrete, Hardwood, Marble, Vinyl
Full Baths 5
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water 60+ Gallon Tank
Laundry Type Main Floor, Has Laundry
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Window Features Wood Frame

Exterior Features

Living Area 4166
# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Door Features Double Entry, Storm
Fencing Board
Foundation Details Block, Crawl Space, Slab
Garage Features Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized
Lot Features Backs to Trees, Cleared, Pond, Road Frontage, Secluded, Stream/Creek, Subdivision Possible, Other
Lot Size Acres 93.92
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Gravel Driveway
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the ALEXANDRIA, VA office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $2,268
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

5/12/2023 Listed $5,900,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20198

AVG $3.54M
AVG $19,090
AVG 838
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1945


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3830 Zulla Road The Plains, VA is a Single Family Home for sale at $5900000 with 4166 sqft and a lot size of 93.92 Acres Acre(s). 3830 Zulla Road The Plains has 5 bedrooms, 5 baths and was built in 1980. The property's zip code is 20198 which is in The Plains, VA

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