A rare opportunity to own a beautiful, large 157 +/- acreage farm with a single family updated farm house in the sought after area of Frederick County with a view of the Catoctin Mtns. With a fenced perimeter of approx, 2.5 miles, properties like this are rare & in high demand. This unique property abounds in character and has the feeling of being secluded without being far from restaurants, shopping & banking. Property consists of fields/pasture, woods, ponds, creek and an updated farm house.
Just north of Rt 70 off of Rt 75 its an easy commute to Wash. DC., Baltimore & surrounding areas. A wonderful property for the equestrian trail rider or outdoor enthusiast. The property is capable of producing a yearly income of over $40k from leasing fields, pole barn rent for equipment or hay, house rent & income from CREP program. All of which pays for the taxes & insuranse without lifting a finger. Property is in a Conservation Easement which still allows many options for the owner such as; building houses for children, business operation, no public access, demolish existing structure & build new at current site or relocate elsewhere on property.
Many of the surrounding properties are in Conservation Easements too which protect the area from commercial or high density development.
* 4 strand energized fenced pastures for livestock.
* Ag well to include water lines, frostfree hydrants & automatic watering troughs at pastures.
* 2 pole barns...42x80 & 32x80
* Taxes are approx $2100 annually.
* Second building rite exists with an approved perc for a conventional septic system (NOT mound system) for a SFD. Well is installed.
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