Hartwood Winery was established in the spring of 1989 in the rural community of Hartwood. Owner Jim Livingston started building the Winery while still an educator with Prince William County, Virginia. Jim has been involved with Virginia wine making since 1975. With the help of family and friends, Jim established the first Stafford County commercial vineyard in 1981 and farm winery in 1989. Jim's wife, Beverly, joins him in making the winery what is today.