Take a look at this elegant brick home situated on 78 acres! You won’t find many properties quite like this. This historic home is in fantastic shape. Featuring pasture land, a private pond, gated paved roundabout driveway, and approximately 5,240 square feet, this home is must-see! This is your chance to own a historical home with acreage.
78 Acres of Residential and Timber Land For Sale in Richmond County NC! This property features a gated entrance and a paved driveway. The home itself features 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, and 7 closets upstairs. There is an elegant wrap-around staircase in the foyer as well as two walk-out balconies on the second floor that offer views into the front yard and the back yard. Downstairs there is a kitchen with two very large rooms that have been used as a dining room and living room. There is also a study that would be a perfect place for a home office or game room. There is a four car garage as well as two rooms that could be smaller bedrooms and a full bath that is attached off to the side of the home. The back porch has sliding full-size doors that slide open and make for a great place to enjoy the weather and the views of the yard. There are hardwood floors and crown molding throughout the home. The roof consists of an elegant slated shingles as well.
Most rooms feature a fireplace and each room has the ability to have the temperature individually controlled. The heating and air unit was installed in 2014. There is a court yard behind the home that makes for a great play area for children or garden. There are a couple of utility sinks and mud rooms to use prior to entering the home. Many of the walls and closets have built-in shelves that maximize storage space. A storage building is attached to the garage and a perfect place to store yard equipment including mowers, ATVs, and side-by-side vehicles.
A 5 stall horse barn and stables (see photo gallery) is in the yard. It is a perfect place to store feed, saddles, and the spacious stalls have swing out top and bottom doors along with feed racks. While the barn is older, it is in great shape and ready to be used. The horse stalls are just a couple hundred yards from the home as well.
The majority of the property is wooded land that consists of mostly pines behind the home and hardwoods along the drive way and the pond. The hardwood trees have not been cut in some time and really complement the historical aspect of the property. An open area that is roughly 9 acres is in front of the house. It is currently being mowed and maintained and would easily make for a great pasture for horses, as it once was.
Everette’s Lake is located less than a mile from the property and offers some of the best fishing in the area. Large mouth bass, small mouth bass, catfish, and a variety of panfish such as bream and crappie can all be caught throughout the year on the Lake’s waters. If you desire a more private fishing area, the property has a private pond that is only a couple hundred yards from the home. The pond has a pier that is fallen in but has electricity that’s ran to the pier and light pole. There is also a overflow drain that keeps the water level from becoming too high and flooding.
This property is shown by appointment only and for serious buyers. Documentation of loan approval or funds may be required prior to scheduling showings.
Richmond County has a rich history. “On April 1, 1785, the three duly appointed Commissioners – General H. W. Harrington, John Cole Sr., and Robert Webb, met and bought 18 acres of land from John James, Sr. for about $30, and 32 acres from John Cole for $50. This land was situated on the road that ran from the Mountains to Cross Creek (now Fayetteville).” – http://mpweb.org/cityofrockingham/about/
Richmond County is located in a very accessible area and the epicenter for many successful businesses. “Located in southern Richmond County, and bisected by Interstate 73/74, the Richmond County Industrial Park offers business incredible access and visibility. Currently home to companies like Big Rock Sports, Ritz-Craft Homes, RSI, Home Products and Laticrete, RCIP still has more than 200 acres available” – http://www.richmondnced.com/properties/richmond-county-industrial-park
For a birds eye view of the property visit our “MapRight” mapping system. Simply copy and paste this link into your browser (https://mapright.com/ranching/maps/e355eca759fe744aa74cf18f9bb13caf/share) and then click on any of the icons to see photographs taken from those exact locations as well as drone photos taken from the air. Click around and change the base layers to view shaded relief or hydrology maps of the area.