1000 Acres in Pickett County, Tennessee3534 Lizziy Sharpe Rd , Jamestown , TN 38556 | Pickett County, TN
|Square Feet:||5,850 s.f.|
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DescriptionWhat a piece of history situated on the Tennessee/Kentucky border. The main residence on the property is a beautiful circa 1835 reproduction plantation house, but for all its appeal pails in comparison in the eyes of true history enthusiasts to the log cabin on the lands. Rumored to be the location author Mark Twain was conceived. This cabin was the ancestral home of President Harry Truman. Do not view this property unless your heart is set on wonderfully private seclusion which can not be infringed upon! 1000 acres joined by highly restricted conservation lands plus surrounded by 2 state parks - Pickett State Park and Daniel Boone Park and a federal state park Big South Fork gives you over 900,000 acres of pristine natural beauty! This private hidden valley with wooded rolling hills boasts land mark sandstone bluffs that will delight the eye! Acreage includes 125 acres of improved pasture land, fenced orchard and garden area, 5 wells 100 ft deep, 80 gallons per minute, numerous springs, and rushing creeks winding through the property! Lovely stone bridges, caves and trails throughout the woods. Oh ya - there is also a 4 acre stocked lake just yards from the wide covered porch of the main home! Also screened porch! Hallway from main entrance runs the length of the home to back entrance! High ceilings, huge kitchen, parlor, all bedrooms have private baths! Extreme thought to your family living was put into this quality custom home. Full basement also has finished area. Guest house is too cute! 3 bedrooms, cedar lined home delights your sense of smell! Detached garage and a large equipment shed/garden garage located by the fenced orchard and garden area. Third home is a historic continuously lived in log home. Reputed to be the ancestral home of Harry Truman (story available). This home is near the gated entrance and boasts a babbling creek, great spring, barn, smokehouse, storm cellar, and wood shed. Brochure and Harry Truman story available. This is a farm that can not be duplicated anywhere! 2 hot water heaters 50 gallon each into geothermal. Heat and air is geothermal. There is an irrigation system. Porch is 72' wide. Prequalification letters are a must for viewing.
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Driving DirectionsFrom Jamestown: L on 127 - stay on it past Jamestown bypass .20 mi, as you bypass Jamestown look for Walmart sign and flag on L, just past Walmart turn R on 153 (sign says to Pickett State Park), stay on 154 past entrance to Pickett State Forest (Pickett State Park and Pickett State Forest are different, don't turn L into Pickett State Forest), do NOT turn R to Oneida on 291, pass the Wildwood Inn/The Fork on R, drive thru Pickett State Park offices, its 6.8 miles from Wildwood Inn to turn on Ky Cut Off, go over a new bridge, a creek and 2 hair pin turns up mtn, when you see power lines overhead start looking for rd, turn L on Ky Cut Off gravel rd, go 2.2 miles and rd dead ends into a large brown sign, a smaller sign on the R says Lizzie Sharpe Rd, turn R and go 2.3 miles (there is one rough spot past Truman Overlook - slow to almost a stop and stay under control, at the bottom drive straight thru open gate, do NOT go to Truman Overlook, follow driveway over stone bridge to house.
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