House on 7 acres in Horseheads NY 637 Murphy Hill Road bordering Catlin State Forest


This recently updated 3 bedroom ranch-style home is move-in ready and borders Catlin State Forest in Chemung County.

Nice quiet country property overlooking Sing Sing Creek, a year-round running stream, that meanders across the property.  This house offers 1,225 sq. ft. including a spacious kitchen with newer appliances, 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom on the 1st floor and a bonus room in the basement.  The kitchen offers granite counter tops with a built-in microwave, a dishwasher, a garbage disposal, and a generous sized dining area.  Freshly painted walls throughout the house.  At the far end of the house is the master bedroom with vaulted, raised ceilings.  Several closets throughout the house for plenty of storage.  There is a full walkout basement that is partially finished with existing plumbing in place to add an additional bathroom.  The basement has full height ceilings and is very clean with plenty of natural sunlight.  Recently installed Hi-Efficiency propane furnace, and a coal stove are located in the basement.  The exterior of the home is wrapped in Vinyl siding for low maintenance, and there is a small attached porch.

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The land consists of 7+ acres and includes a large yard overlooking Sing Sing Creek and continues over the creek and up to the hillside behind the house.  A nice mix of hardwoods and softwoods are on the property.  There are two outbuildings — a shed and a small barn.  This property adjoins Catlin State Forest on two sides offering direct access to the state forest for hunting, hiking, horseback riding and exploring the natural beauty.

Hi-Speed internet is available.  There is an existing gas lease for subsurface, and all the oil, gas, mineral rights convey.

Convenient location to Corning, Horseheads, and the Elmira area.  Just 20 minutes to Downtown Corning.  Other nearby destinations include Ithaca and Cayuga Lake 30 miles north, and Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake wineries are 20 minutes away.

Offered at $184,900.  Contact Brian Jackson 607-280-1058 for more information and to schedule a private showing.

11-4-2021 lq#79915


7.6 acres








Finger Lakes Region


Sold, Active


Bordering State Land, Country Acreage, 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


"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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