Water Views
Listed By:
Coldwell Banker Premier
711 Fern Cliff Lane, Capon Bridge, WV
$ 540,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#WVHS2004750
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityCapon Bridge
  • Zip26711
  • StyleCabin/Lodge
  • Year Built1870
  • Taxes$ 899
  • Price$ 540,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2993
  • Lot Size21 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Spring time in Hampshire County WV! Indulge in the allure of a bygone era at this captivating circa 1800 River Lodge nestled in the heart of Hampshire County, WV. Graced by the historic Ice Mountain, and in the company of Caudys Castle and Raven Rocks, this retreat offers an immersive experience in nature's grandeur. Revel in panoramic mountain views, embrace outdoor adventures with hiking, camping, and rock climbing, and discover the charm of artisan towns with quaint eateries, breweries, and unique shopping. Crafted with timeless elegance beginning in the 1870s, the River Lodge stands as a testament to architectural splendor. A harmonious blend of chestnut oak and cedar woods along with intricate stone features welcomes you to a sanctuary of tranquility. Step onto the expansive front porch, where the gentle flow of the North River graces your senses. Immerse yourself in the embrace of mature hardwoods, pawpaw trees, witch hazel, and indigenous flora that paint a portrait of natural beauty. Inside, Fern Cliff Lodge unfolds its story with a grand family/recreation room adorned with decorative ceilings, built-in bookshelves, and a majestic stone fireplace. A screened-in porch beckons, offering a haven for relaxation. The dining area exudes warmth with another stone fireplace, seamlessly leading to a kitchen adorned with antique-style cabinets. Ascend to the upper level, where hardwood floors, abundant windows, and two large screened-in porches create an enchanting retreat. A full bath adds a touch of luxury to this charming abode. The exterior unfolds into a canvas of possibilities. A small tenant house/office, a spacious garage with storage, and a screened-in picnic area offer additional spaces to unwind. A spring house, fed directly from the mountain, adds a touch of rustic charm. The 21-acre estate, adorned with impressive rock walls and a rich variety of ferns, extends to the river's edge, providing camping spaces for serene getaways. This versatile property is poised for a myriad of usesenvision it as a haven for camping enthusiasts, a sanctuary for climbers, a retreat for healing programs, or a backdrop for health-driven activities and weekend getaways. Located just 1.5 hours from the vibrant energy of DC, this gem is equipped with modern amenities, including Dish Network availability. Internet options with Frontier or US Cellular are ready to be activated, and a recently installed septic system (2021) ensures convenience. The property is approved for six bedrooms, offering ample space for your vision to unfold. Embark on a journey where history, nature, and modern comfort convergethis River Lodge awaits, promising a lifestyle defined by timeless beauty and endless possibilities. Take 522 to 127, drive approximately 10 miles to sign on left. GPS will not take you to the address Respectfully, home and land sold as-is, Use Hampshire County VA GIS for Plat Survey, Not pin in the listing.

Price History
5/26/2024 Listed $540,000

General Features

Interior Features Additional Stairway,Built-Ins,Butlers Pantry,Cedar Closet(s),Crown Moldings,Floor Plan - Traditional,Kitchen - Efficiency,Stove - Wood
Sewer On Site Septic
Heating 90% Forced Air,Forced Air,Wood Burn Stove
Cooling None
Utilities Electric Available,Propane,Sewer Available,Water Available
Possession Settlement
Roof Metal
Exterior Features Outbuilding(s),Chimney Cap(s)
Zoning 101
Architectural Style Cabin/Lodge
Construction Materials Cedar
Exclusions Mineral rights and survey
Year Built 1870
Electric 100 Amp Service
View River,Trees/Woods,Scenic Vista
Levels 2
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel None
Accessibility None
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Garage Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade,Below Grade
Directions From 522 Turn Onto 127 Follow 10 Miles To Sign On Left,See Red Gate
ModificationTimestamp 2024-05-26T12:46:46
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Disclosures Lead Based Paint - Federal,Prop Disclosure
Senior Community Y/N No
Lot Size Square Feet 914760.00
Tax Assessed Value 171500.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name FERN CLIFF
Tax Annual Amount 899.0
Home Warranty Y/N No
Property Condition Average
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft Total 180.42
Acceptable Financing Cash,Contract,Conventional,Exchange,Other
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N Yes
Virtual Tour https://vimeo.com/user36816953/download/942416598/6e3b675685
Total SQFT 2993
Days on Market 1
Location Type Rural
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Estimated
Buyer Agent Compensation Type $
Federal Flood Zone A

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Propane - Owned,Wood
Flooring Hardwood
Total Fireplaces 2
Fireplace Features Mantel(s),Stone
Hot Water Electric
Basement (Y/N) No
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 2993
Full Baths 2
Street Suffix LANE
Central Air Y/N No
Total Bedrooms 5
Room Type Dining Room,Kitchen,Family Room,Bonus Room,Screened Porch
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
LivingAreaSource Estimated
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source Estimated
Below Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 5
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 2

Exterior Features

Pool No Pool
Lot Features Backs to Trees,Fishing Available,Front Yard,Hunting Available,Mountainous,Private,Rural,Unrestricted,Trees/Wooded,Sloping
Water Source Well
Inclusions All buildings and personal property in the home and buildings
Type of Parking Off Site
Land Use Code 004
Foundation Details Stone
Spa No
Water View Y/N Yes
Lot Size Acres 21.00
Road Surface Type Dirt
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Estimated
Road Responsibility Private
Horse Y/N No
Land Assessed Value 42600.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bonus Room Main
Dining Room Main Fireplace - Wood Burning
Family Room Main Fireplace - Wood Burning,Built-Ins
Kitchen Main
Screened Porch Upper 1


  • 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

Property vs Single Family Average in 26711

AVG $410K
AVG $693
AVG 213
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1965