Wine Wednesday: The Last Days of Piedmont Vineyards Published September 16, 2012 • Updated on September 26, 2012 at 3:17 pm Piedmont Vineyards in The Plains, Va., has the oldest chardonnay vines in the state -- but who knows for how long? The property's on the market. 12 photos 1/12 Sarah Pixley Despite being one of Virginia’s oldest wineries, Piedmont Vineyards is now on the market. 2/12 Sarah Pixley Head out to The Plains, Va., to experience Piedmont's current incarnation while you still can. 3/12 Sarah Pixley Tastings are available on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for $5. 4/12 Sarah Pixley The impending sale of this vineyard (2546D Halfway Road, The Plains, Va.) shouldn't steer you away from its ideal country setting and peaceful picnic areas it has to offer. 5/12 Sarah Pixley It's not too shabby for being a former dairy farm. 6/12 Sarah Pixley A couple sad to see the vineyard go... 7/12 Sarah Pixley If you're in the market for a nice vineyard, the property has a cool 95 total acres for sale with 10 of those acres under vine -- mostly chardonnay. 8/12 Sarah Pixley 9/12 Sarah Pixley The corn shed on site is surprisingly still standing -- complete with a little graffiti from 1956 carved into the cement. 10/12 Sarah Pixley 11/12 Sarah Pixley 12/12 Sarah Pixley Corn shed, circa 1956. 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!