89 acre Aquaculture Farm with a stick built vinyl sided 2 br/ 1 bath Home – 8 ponds – Equipment Shelters and More – Turnkey
This 89 acre Craven County catfish farm could produce again or be groomed to suit. The property is located a couple miles outside Vanceboro, NC on Hwy 43 and is only 25 minutes from Greenville, NC. The beach is about an hour away. Carolina Catfish, a large catfish processor, is only a 35 minute drive which would minimize freight expense for the producer. The property features an elevated stick built 2 bedroom one bath home with garage. The kitchen and living are open. A front porch overlooks the smallest pond that’s kept full. This house was built for on site farm management around the clock.
The gated property has 8 fish ponds of which 7 are dry and awaiting a new owners. Touring the property you realize the pond banks and paths are all rocked and require minimal maintenance and erosion is minimized. The ponds range in size from 4.5 acres – 10 acres full. There are approximately 66 acres +/- of water to raise fish. Hard packed gravel roads flow from HWY 43 around the ponds and property. The ponds are fed by (2) 10″ wells. (2) 30 ton grain bins provide storage for fish food. A large high roof shelter can accommodate most heavy farm equipment. A second smaller second shelter is takes care of the smaller pieces of equipment. 7 ponds are currently dry and have been maintained with the smallest pond by the house kept full. The property could be groomed to suit many needs. The horse lover has open space to ride and build a barn if needed. The waterfowl hunter has instant impoundments and roosting ponds. The fisherman can stock multiple species in different ponds. Dikes can be leveled or groomed to suit. This is a large cleared well set up property that has significant potential.
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