55 acres Farmhouse with Barn and Pond in Orange NY 1270 County Road 16


Farmhouse with a barn and pond on 55 acres in Orange NY.

First time on the market in over 60 years!  Multigenerational farm in the Finger Lakes Region is for sale.  This property has a little bit of everything to offer.  It is comprised of 55 total acres with 3 acres of tillable land currently planted in corn, 20 acres of overgrown pasture and the remaining 32 acres are woods.  There is a creek that runs through the lower portion of the property, a stocked half-acre pond and incredible valley views.  The homestead has an aluminum-sided 4 bedroom, 1 bath house with an attached garage and a wood-sided 42 x 22 barn.

This farm was once used to raise beef cattle and replacement heifers.  The barn offers plenty of room for your equipment, livestock and hay storage.  There is a main trail that leads from the barn through the middle of the property up to the side hill where the stocked pond is located.  The pond offers a watering spot for wildlife and was used for watering cattle in the past.  When I walked the woods I noticed several game trails that where worn deeply into the forest floor.  The species I noticed in the woods consisted of hemlock, maple, ash and some beech.  The overgrown pastures offer an opportunity for someone to reclaim them and raise animals or leave them be for wildlife habitat.  There are several wild apple trees growing out in the old pastures.  This property is located in the heart of the Finger Lakes between Watkins Glen and Corning, New York.  Looking to start homesteading or a weekend spot to retreat?  This may be your ticket.  The house is in need of repair.  Great place to build sweat equity!  The property has been recently surveyed.  The oil, gas and mineral rights transfer.

Distance to nearby attractions: 17 miles to Corning NY, 11 miles to Watkins Glen and Public Boat Launch on Seneca Lake, Wineries on the west side of Seneca Lake within a 1/2 hour drive, 35 miles to Ithaca, Sugar Hill State Forest 1/2 mile down the road, Coon Hollow State Forest 1 mile south, Goundry State Forest 2 miles west.  There are 3 State Forest areas within 10 minutes!

Priced to sell at $119,900, below the assessed value.  Contact Brian Jackson 607-280-1058 (accepts texts) for more information.

5-1-2021 lq#67314


55 acres








Finger Lakes Region


Sold, Active


Country Acreage, Farms & Farmland, Hunting Land, Land with Mineral Rights, Recreational Land, Residential

Brian Jackson - See more listings by Brian Jackson

Licensed Title: Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker

Phone Number: 607-280-1058

Email: brian@nylandquest.com

"Brian was born in the Finger Lakes Region and has lived in the Tompkins County area for most of his life. Brian and his 2 sons reside in North Lansing. Brian attended Alfred State as an Electric Service Tech and is a 2002 graduate of Tompkins Cortland Community College with a Business Degree. Brian has been self-employed for a decade and has worked in the automotive business with a background in sales and construction and enjoys meeting new people. He has remodeled older homes and completed site planning for new homes. Brian has a vast array of hobbies including hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, snowmobiling, welding and is very knowledgeable about forests, farms and orchards. Family time is spent camping, gardening, biking, sightseeing and sporting events. His family has increasingly lived a life style of sustainable agriculture with pasture raised pork and organic gardening for the past ten years and takes an interest in alternative energy and permaculture. Brian is a land owner who understands what it means to own and enjoy a piece of property. He looks forward to talking with you and helping you find your own piece of paradise. He is in his natural element in the outdoors. Brian enjoys just spending time outdoors whether it's walking land with clients, cutting firewood with his family or scouting creek bottoms for fossils with his boys. Whatever it is you're looking for in a property, country acreage, building lot, farm, orchard, recreational camp or residential home, he would love to help you find it!"

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