Beautiful 72-acre private mountain retreat in southern Washington State: $700,000 For Sale By Owner
Watch Elk and deer herds roam lazily through small orchards of apple, pear, peach and plum trees and around a fenced in 5,000 sq. ft. produce garden. At an ideal elevation of 1200 ft., this very private retreat boasts mountain views, two year round ponds and a border with 150 miles of Washington wilderness/forestland. It is located 10 minutes away from pristine fishing and boating lakes via a winding country road.
The property features an 1,800 sq. ft. simple, yet solid home; comfortable 3 bed/2 bath, hardwood floors, full house length side porch, new durable metal roof, living room with picture window with pastoral and mountain views, propane AC & heat, wood fireplace.
Also includes a 600 sq. ft. studio cabin w/ electric heat kitchenette and ¾ bath, a separate 2,000 sq. ft. studio, beautifully finished with cedar roof, one bath, cathedral ceilings, and several storage lofts, and a 100 sq. ft. library. All buildings are configured with satellite TV & internet, underground phone and power lines.
Property boasts three heating options: propane heat pump w/ 500 gal in ground tank, wood heat (Olympia fireplace) and a TB-1 burner that fuels a circulating radiator heat system (not currently in use)
Alternative power supplied by diesel generator with (500 gal diesel tank) has the ability to power the entire retreat.
Two deep wells with pure mountain water plus surface spring water. 40 acres semi mature timberland with horse trails, 32 acres of seeded lush pastureland.
Rich, dark soil ideal for farming , no clay anywhere.
Two stall horse shelter with enclosed hay and grain storage area. Woodshed with additional storage and an adjacent 2,000 sq. ft. concrete slab. Two gated driveways on dead end state maintained gravel road.
Additional features: double insulated (always cool) food storage room located in grain house, older workhorse John Deere tractor with brush hog and upright large capacity freezer.
Nearby quaint NW town of 2,000 people is located 20 miles away, K-12 school. Knowledgeable farmers and preppers abound. Family owned small grocer, a single gas station, small medical clinic and chiropractic in town. 30 minute drive west to WA Interstate 5.