James River plantation Carter’s Grove up for sale

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February 23, 2012

7:23 PM

The Williamsburg-Yorktown Daily reported that the James River plantation Carter’s Grove will be put up for sale, pending the release of bankruptcy documents from the current owner, dot-com entrepreneur Halsey Minor, founder of Cnet.com. The 476-acre estate was purchased for $15.3 million in 2007 from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, for the declared use of being a private residence and as a center for thoroughbred horse breeding.

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