Part of Evans Estate Sells for $2.2 Million

John D. Nissley and family of Catlett have purchased 405 acres of Ned Evan’s Spring Hill Farm estate for $2.2 million. The land, known as the Melrose tract, runs between Routes 602 and 747 and made up about one-sixth of the farm.

The Nissley family run large dairy and crop operations in southern Fauquier.

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