The Farms of Turkey Run offers a unique enclave of 40 private country estates within an 800 acre haven surrounded by the 5000 acres of protected rural splendor that is Mount Ida Reserve. This private community, located in one of the most lovely and historically significant districts of Albemarle County, is situated along Blenheim Road just 12 miles south of the City of Charlottesville, Virginia. The Farms of Turkey Run offer spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, flowing streams, quaint ponds, beautiful rolling pastures and country wooded areas perfect for hiking and horseback riding. Set among some of the most prestigious and historic estates in the greater Charlottesville area, Turkey Run is within minutes of Monticello, Ash Lawn Highland, University of Virginia (UVA), Keswick Hall, Lake Monticello and some of Virginia’s best wineries, including the on-site Tasting Room & Taphouse at Mount Ida Reserve.
Located only minutes from the city limits of Charlottesville and within the largest private estate in the greater Charlottesville area, The Farms of Turkey Run is the only country estate community in Albemarle county to offer residents the combination of convenience, privacy, natural splendor and investment protection. Each of Turkey Run’s 40 estate parcels provides a minimum of 21 acres. Whether one enjoys mountain views, ponds, streams, large open pastures, or manicured forests; Turkey Run has a plethora of sites from which to choose. With offerings of 21-50 plus acres, each property owner is guaranteed a private retreat to enjoy outdoor activities such as farming, horseback riding or walking the miles of trails traversing the 800 acre sanctuary and the adjacent 400 acre Farms of Lower Sherwood.