35 Acres on Renan Rd

Pittsylvania County, VA


3857 Renan Rd
Gretna, VA 24557
Pittsylvania County


Live auction held at:
The Altavista Train Station
414 Washington Street
Altavista, VA 24517
Online and phone bidding available.

Wonderful Country Property!

  • Selling for James Kent and Robert Vaughn Jr., Special Commissioners
  • 35.46 acres being Pittsylvania County parcel 2571-57-0631
  • Spans between 2 roads with 638' of frontage on Renan Rd (Rt.640) and 616' of frontage on Deer View Rd (Rt.670)
  • Majority in planted pine with approx. 8 acres cleared around home and a mature pine buffer on Renan Rd for privacy
  • 1 acre pond with floating dock
  • Cedar sided ranch home
    • 2,068 sq.ft., 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
    • Spacious master suite with 3 walk-in closets
    • Upgraded kitchen with granite counters, tiled backsplash, oak cabinets, and stainless appliances
    • Open floor plan great for entertaining
    • Tile bathrooms with walk-in showers
    • Attached 2-car garage
    • Laundry room and mud room
    • Roof and heat pump new in 2017.
  • Detached 24 x 36 metal shop with concrete floor and 2 overhead doors
  • Metal storage shed next to garage for lawn and garden equipment
  • The (3) small cabins by the lake are in need of repair
  • Zoned Agricultural
  • Wonderful, private country property offers options for hunting, fishing, outdoor recreation, camping, homesteading, gardening, livestock, growing timber and more 


  • Tue, Oct.3 from 4-6PM
  • Sun, Oct.8 from 1-3PM
  • Wed, Oct.11 from 4-6PM
  • Sun, Oct.15 from 1-3PM
  • Other days may be available by appointment. 


  • From Altavista, Main St to Pittsylvania Ave. Continue for 11.2mi as road changes to Ricky Van Shelton / Grit / Wards /Renan to property on right.
  • From Gretna, Rt.40E 9mi to LEFT on Renan Rd. 2.5mi to LEFT on Renan. 1mi to property on left.
  • From Brookneal, US-501S 2mi to RIGHT on Rt.40W. 15mi to RIGHT on Renan Rd. 2.5mi to LEFT on Renan. 1mi to property on left.


  • 10% deposit due day of sale by cash or good check. Closing on or about 30 days. 5% buyer's premium. Sale subject to court approval.  Click on "Terms" tab for full terms and conditions.

Terms: Property sells "AS-IS" without warranties of any kind. Potential Buyers must perform such independent investigations with respect to the Property as they deem necessary to verify information provided by Auction Company.

Warranty: All information provided by Auction Company is deemed reliable but is not warranted. The information provided by the Auction Company is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, error or omission is assumed by the Auction Company.

Title: Seller will convey title by Special Warranty Deed free and clear of all liens.

Registration: Bids will be accepted only from registered bidders. On-site registration begins at 11:30AM day of sale. You may also pre-register on our website or phone app.  Deadline for phone and online bidding registration is 6PM EST on the day prior to the auction. A valid form of identification (i.e. driver's license) may be required to register onsite or online.

Online Bidding: Online bidding is available for your convenience. However, due to the technical nature of online bidding, bidder acknowledges that this service may or may not function correctly the day of the auction. Torrence, Read, & Forehand Auctions will not be responsible for missed bids from any source. Online bidders who desire to make certain their bid is acknowledged should use the prebidding function and leave their maximum bid 24 hours before the auction begins. Winning bidders will be notified by email and/or phone and receive instructions for signing the Contract of Purchase (must be returned within 24 hours) and submitting the Deposit (see below).

Announcements: Announcements made on day of sale take precedence over all prior communications, both verbal and written, concerning the sale of the Property.

Approval: High bid subject to court approval.

Buyer's Premium: A 5% buyer's premium will be added to the high bid to determine the final sales price.

Deposit: Deposit equal to 10% of final contract price (bid price plus buyer's premium) due day of sale by cash or good check. Online bidders may overnight deposit or wire transfer funds so it is received within 2 business days.

Closing: Balance of Purchase Price shall be due at closing on or about 30 days after the sale.

Agency: The auction company and its representatives represent the sellers.