Price Reduced! 5639 Markwood Rd Earlysville VA 22936 | Country Home for Sale

Peace and serenity are yours in this beautiful Central VA country property for sale.

Are you looking for a country escape? Do you dream of owning a country home where you can live in peace and tranquility and enjoy a more relaxed lifestyle?

If you are, this lovely property in Markwood Rd could be what you are looking for.

Surrounded by partly wooded area and nestled on 34.62 acres of gently sloping lands and mature hardwood trees, this home is like no other.

This Central Virginia property has 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and a 2-car attached garage.

Enjoy a laid back lifestyle in a home close to conveniences here in Albemarle

This beautiful country home is located in Earlysville, VA, a small town in the county of Albemarle. It is 17 minutes away from Charlottesville.

Do you know that Thomas Jefferson was born and spent most of his life here in Albemarle? He established his country home, Monticello, here in Albemarle.

This country home may sound like it’s located far from public amenities and conveniences, but the truth is it is in a convenient location.

It is only a 10 minute drive to Charlottesville Albemarle Airport.

If you have kids or grandchildren who go to school, Broadus Wood Elementary School is only a five-minute drive away.

For food and shopping options, Route 29 provides plenty of choices, and it is only a 12-minute drive away.

Enjoy the county’s scenic escape as you drive to this wonderful hideaway. The home is set back from the road down a dogwood lined driveway.

From the outside, this brick home presents an understated and classical farmhouse exterior, however there are plenty of surprises waiting for you inside.

Be wowed by this home’s dramatic living room.

Step inside and be in awe of this home’s breathtaking living room.

With an open floor-plan featuring cathedral ceiling, a soaring stone fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors and exposed beams, it is something you do not see daily.

The elegant stone fireplace is the focal point of the main floor. It is also a great conversation starter.

Your guests will surely love the rustic elegance of this home.

If you love to entertain, space is not a problem in this expansive living room. Here you can fit in a good crowd and still have plenty of space to move.

And should you need more space, a sliding door on one side opens out to the rear deck.

This living room maximized the indoor-outdoor feel of this home with the clear glass wall on the other side allowing you unhindered view of the scenic clear blue sky and the vast forest and the sliding door on the other side.

This home’s kitchen is compact and efficient

Behind the massive fireplace is a central kitchen appointed with wood cabinets and tile and butcher block counters. Ceramic tiles grace the floors of this charming kitchen.

Because everything is within reach, preparing meals is easy.

Serve your family’s favorite meals and fill the home with the aroma of delicious food.

At the adjacent room is this home’s dining room.

With a wide window overlooking the front of the house, this room is bright and spacious.

Place here your family’s heirloom dining table and fill this room with sounds of laughter and conversation each meal time.

Enjoy the best relaxation and rest in this home’s master bedroom.

With two large windows that allow light to flood the room, this bedroom is bright and airy. The windows also provide unhindered view to the beautiful countryside.

The master bedroom is sufficiently- spaced for your king size bed and favorite bedside table lamp, while the carpeted floors give this room a touch of warmth and elegance.

Sleep your worries away and wake up to the chirping of birds in this lovely bedroom.

On the other side of the stunning living room you will find stairs leading to a large loft that overlooks the living room.

This loft has plenty of possibilities.

You can turn into another bedroom, or use it as family room.

If you love to entertain, you can turn this loft into a private home theater or an entertainment area.

A second apartment awaits you

This Central VA country property home for sale has a terrace level that also features another apartment.

Spacious and elegant, it showcases polished hardwood floors and a wood-burning fireplace.

It also a sliding door that opens to the backyard.

This room is cozy and adding a couple of couches and some decorations can make this room even more inviting, a great place to welcome friends and visitors who are coming over.

The terrace-level apartment also features a large kitchen with new appliances.

Preparing meals can now be more fun when friends or family members can help you out.

It is an eat-in kitchen, which makes it convenient and efficient to serve hot meals.

This apartment also has a well-lighted bedroom with a good space for a large bed and a closet, and another space for home office so you have a space for your books, printer and other office equipment.

And there’s more!

Just when you think you have covered all the surprises of this home, think again.

There is another smaller apartment available on the second floor!

Featuring an open floor layout, it has a combined living and dining area. A small alcove at the far end of the room is the designated kitchen.

This second small apartment also offers a bedroom and a full bath.

More storage space available at the oversized garage

If you need more space for storage, this home’s garage is answer to your concern.

It is a two car garage as well as a carport with a space for two cars.

For heavy equipment and machines like tractor, you can put them in the 1,500 square feet equipment shed located at the backyard.

This country home for sale in Central VA is surprisingly impressive and it is ONLY $550,000!

Would you like to learn more about this home? Visit my website at for more information and photos.

I am Pam Dent, and I specialize in Central VA properties. Call me at 434- 960–0161 and let me help you find the country home of your dream.