Details for 8899 River Rd, Henrico, VA 23229


"Glen Roy", owned by the Fleetwood Garner family since 1945, is a unique 260-acre suburban river front estate located between River Rd and the James River. The main residence, an 11,000 + sq ft Georgian country home, was designed by noted Virginia architect W. Duncan Lee & was built in 1927. The surrounding grounds and gardens were designed by the widely acclaimed landscape architect, Charles Gillette. Approached by a scenic paved ½ mile driveway, the stately residence rests on a prominent hill surrounded by 100 acres of uplands & 160 acres of lowlands with trails. With ½ mile of James River frontage, Glen Roy has its own boat dock & ramp providing access to 10 navigable miles of smooth water west of Bosher Dam. The estate is supported by many improvements including a recently renovated 60x30 pool & brick pool house, fenced tennis court, a caretaker’s cottage, airplane hangar, offices, sheds and various storage buildings. Located in the heart of Richmond’s most fashionable West End, Glen Roy is just a few miles from UR, VCU, upscale shopping districts, and the Richmond's Financial district. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of Virginia's finest estates.

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    261 Acres
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  • 9 Ft + Ceilings
  • Built In Cabinet/Bookcases
  • Butlers Pantry
  • Dining Area
  • Double Vanity
  • Formal Dining Room
  • French Doors
  • Housekeepers Quarters
  • MBR Bath
  • Pantry
  • Security System
  • Separate Suite


  • Countertop Range
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Oven
  • Electric Cooking
  • Exhaust Fan
  • Generator
  • Refrigerator
  • Smoke Alarm
  • Wall Oven

8899 River Rd, Henrico, VA 23229

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