The newly listed Big Prairie Creek Farm in Hale County, Alabama, consists of 620 +/- acres. The farm is a great mix of cattle grazing land and a hunting property. Approximately 200 +/- acres of the property is in open, fenced pasture for grazing and 384 +/- acres of the property are enrolled in the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP) in perpetuity.
There is a beautiful home on the property, that offers the finest in country living. Big Prairie Creek makes up almost 15,000′ of the north property line. It is a large creek, with year round flow. The hunting land for sale offers hunters a fantastic opportunity to punch their tag for both deer and turkey, and shoot some duck and dove. It is a great combination of working cattle farm and a recreational opportunity, in one of the most desirable areas of Alabama’s Black Belt.
Home – A long, nostalgic, tree-lined drive leads you up to the house. The beautiful home sits off the highway, on a hill overlooking the farm. The two-story home, approximately 3693 sq. ft., was built around 2000 and is well-constructed. There is a porch that runs around the whole outside of the home, offering great opportunities to enjoy the privacy. There are 3 bedrooms with 3 full baths, and 2 half baths.
Barns and improvements – There are two barns for equipment storage. The longest barn is open-sided, and has an enclosed shop and work space. There are 3 fuel storage tanks and a storage bin. There are catch pens for working cows.
Pasture – There are approximately 200 +/- acres in open pasture that have been in Dallas grass. The pastures are fenced and cross-fenced, with each paddock having a watering trough. There are several gates throughout the farm that allow access to the various paddocks.
Wetland Reserve Program – 384 +/- acres of the property are enrolled in the USDA WRP. This is a perpetual conservation easement that runs with the land. In the WRP land is 9.7 acres of wildlife openings with 4 shooting houses. There are several areas throughout this acreage with ditch plugs, and in the winter they attract many ducks. Big Prairie Creek is a flyway for many migrating waterfowl, and the duck hunting here is good. The WRP land is planted in hardwoods, and the owner will be able to harvest the hardwoods subject to the terms of the program guidelines. A buyer will agree to assume the WRP contract at the time of the purchase.
This Alabama farm for sale is offered by Jonathan Goode, Associate Broker with Southeastern Land Group. The property is shown strictly by appointment only, so please contact him today to schedule a private showing. If you’re looking for land for sale, or thinking about selling land in the Southeast, Southeastern Land Group is the name you need to remember. They are a full time land and farm brokerage company dedicated to providing the best service and the best results when it comes to buying or selling rural property. Southeastern Land Group is proud to serve land owners and buyers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi & Tennessee.
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