For sale

6838 Edwards Grove Rd
College Grove, Tennessee TN 37046

Cannongate Farm is a storied farm, possessing beauty that is both restorative and soul-healing. This is a historic, Revolutionary War Land Grant Farm. Architect Van Pond and Bending Chestnut Construction have made Cannongate into a luxurious, agrarian retreat from worldly intrusion. The farm is a dream brought to life through the extraordinary dedication and hard work of its talented creators and their hand-picked team of collaborators. Fully fenced stone patio, firepit, and retaining wall of stones hand-selected on the property. The ridge behind the main house is nearly 1,400 above sea level and is the highest peak between the farm and the Alabama state line. Irrigation System in the front yard and back yard to include fenced area and around garage The original part of the home has copper roofing and gutters. The detached garage has a beautiful brick vestibule that leads to the 700 square feet of additional heated and cooled space. Enjoy a peaceful spring evening with a bonfire and stars galore! Aerial view showing ingenious integration of original log house with new house and entertainment wing. Property is laden with mature black walnut trees, persimmon trees, and wild blackberry bushes There are four springs and two spring-fed and fully stocked ponds. A custom Chicken House (referred to as the Taj MaHEN) is currently occupied by chickens that provide 2-3 dozen organic eggs daily. Inside the fenced chicken run is a Goat Shed. Goat Shed 56x91 Multi-Use Barn, with second floor storage with fan and functioning doors, Tack Room, Tool Room, Horse Wash Bay, space ready for three large, or four small, Equine Stalls. There is also a Barn Kitchen. Tack Room Barn Kitchen currently being used for storage The 56x91 Multi-Use Barn, with second floor storage with fan and functioning doors, Tack Room, Tool Room, Horse Wash Bay, space ready for three large, or four small, Equine Stalls. There is also a Barn Kitchen. Barn Shop Area Tobacco Barn Cannongate’s heritage outbuildings which are thought to date from the early to mid-1800s, are partially restored and some are termite protected. This is the Mule Barn. The Smokehouse is believed to be the oldest building on the property and has been fully restored. One of the 2 stocked ponds The property is well-suited for equestrian pursuits, with great horse trails. There are five pastures, with 45 acres fenced and cross fenced. Property is laden with mature black walnut trees, persimmon trees, and wild blackberries On a clear day, take a walk to the highest peak, and you can see Alabama. Look carefully and you'll see the many horse trails. Stocked pond number two The property is well-suited for equestrian pursuits, with horse stalls and runs. The cottage has 2 bedrooms, a full bath, family living area, kitchen and a huge screened in porch. Cannongate features a double, center-hall foyer. Grand staircase with first floor parlor and second floor landing. The sunroom has beautiful views from each wall of windows and its own, separately controlled HVAC zone to enable open window enjoyment when desired. The generously proportioned living room is symmetrically pleasing. The living room with built-in bookcases and bench seats with storage. Custom-made, white oak pocket doors Dining Room, complete with pocket doors and a fireplace with fire rock and gas starter Gorgeous Rohl Faucet! “New Kitchen” with Rohl faucet, locally made, custom cabinets, with unlacquered brass hardware, and marble countertops sourced in Vermont. Main Kitchen The custom made cabinets offer amazing storage. The main kitchen with special-order Bluestar Range (with four ovens) Sub Zero refrigerator, and Bosch dishwasher The “Old Kitchen” reimagined with new accoutrements Original kitchen with 1800’s ash flooring and kitchen window. The cabinetry is wood from the original barn and countertops are wood, milled from indigenous trees Soapstone sink, Asco dishwasher, Waterstone faucet, and a handmade, tin light fixture. Soapstone sink with Waterstone Faucet Wine Cellar built incorporating the back of a fireplace built by a worker during the early years of the farm. The Office with original, green poplar floors, original fireplace and mantle made of indigenous lumber Gentleman’s Bar, with concrete countertops, and shelving hewn from Cannongate barn wood. The Keeping Room, which also has its original floors. The Covered Porch, which features handsome copper lighting fixtures, and copper gutters and roof. Most of the wood on the porch is from the property. Second floor Morning Bar for guests, complete with artisanal stonework, black leathered granite countertops, refrigerator, and brass sink. Each window placement in the home was carefully selected for pleasing views. The Primary Suite, truly palatial in scale, with luxurious details including hand-cut architectural molding and period hardware. The primary bath is a sumptuous space.
Acres 106.700

At a glance

Property Type Farms
Built in 1795

Primary Features

County Williamson County, TN
Price Before Reduction 14500000
Price Reduction Date December 2nd at 4:03am
Property Type Farms
Subdivision N/A
Year Built 1795
Zoning For/Res


Country US
Elementary School Bethesda Elementary
High School Summit High School
Middle Or Junior School Thompsons Station Middle
View no
Waterfront no


Attached Garage no
Carport no
Garage no
Lot Size Area 107
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Units Acres
New Construction no
Pool Private no
Property Attached no
Road Frontage Type County Road
Road Surface Type Asphalt
Sewer Septic Tank
Water Source Public


Above Grade Finished Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Finished Area Units Square Feet
Building Area Units Square Feet
Cooling no
Fireplace no
Heating no
Levels Three Or More
Living Area Units Square Feet


Inclusions LDBLG
Possession Close Of Escrow
Special Listing Conditions Standard
Tax Annual Amount $2,922.00


Documents Count 5
Habitable Residence no
Year Built Effective 1795

Zoning Info

Area Info

Historic Cannongate Farms is an estate w/ interior & agricultural spaces magnificently redefined for living a bountiful life in 21st century 109-acre gated property has new main house w/ integrated wing comprised of the original log homestead built in 1779. 2 kitchens, owners’ suite, entertainment wing w/ bar & media room, office, library & sunroom, totaling more than 10,000 sq ft. Also has 2-brm guest house, 3 barns, smokehouse, orchard, horse trails, 2 stocked ponds + too many details to list. Secluded & private paradise only min from Historic Franklin. Historic details + high tech amenities, fiber optic internet, sec system, natural gas & city water. Ready for elevator install. See attachments for items that don’t convey. Perked for 3 beds but more rooms available. See RES MLS #2373402

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