Ideal farm for a self-sufficient lifestyle. Charming, secluded 2485 sq ft log home with 67 +/- acres partially bordering Corps of Engineers Wildlife Management areas. A front porch serves as the entrance to this authentic log home which has four spacious bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a 39' x 8' sun room which can be used as an additional guest accommodation. Open plan living, dining, and kitchen have hardwood floors as well as the walk-in shelved pantry and the downstairs bathroom. Features include exposed beams and all wood interior.
Stone chimney and fireplace in living room currently house a large natural gas burning stove. The fireplace could also burn wood should the need arise. 10’ x 15’ laundry/utility. Natural gas heaters are used as the primary heat source for the home, although it also has a complete electric forced air heat pump to heat and cool if preferred. New Samsung electric washer with companion gas dryer. Other new appliances include a large gas water heater and a Premier gas range, neither of which need mains electric to run, for great self-sufficiently.
This property is served by city water and has its own septic system. Fenced orchard/garden area planted in 2013 with apple, pear, peach and plum trees. Great deer and turkey hunting on the property with several tree stands erected. Also Yatesville Lake fishing just one mile down the road. Wonderful bonus of having free natural gas. You could be 'off the grid' if you added a NG generator. A Prepper's Paradise.
Two year round creeks and smaller seasonal creeks. Large private pond is currently under construction. The topography is varied and interesting, and includes caves, rocky outcrops, tree covered rolling hillsides, level grassy areas ideal for grazing cattle or horses. There are trails for ATVs or hiking. Old homestead dug well.
Much of the property is wooded and has been select cut, but should have timber value in 10+ years. Full mineral rights are included along with monthly income from gas royalties averaging $250 per month. This type of farm is very hard to find.
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