If you're in the market for one of the most breathtaking operational cattle farms in South Central Kentucky then look no further! Located between Burkesville and Columbia, Kentucky lies this stunning property with ample blacktop frontage on HWY 704 as well as thousands of feet of frontage on both banks of Crocus Creek. Offering approximately 1200+/- Acres, nearly 300+/- acres that is currently fenced and running cattle pasture ground, most of which could be converted to crop ground and the balance covered in a young to mature mix of various hardwood timber.
Entering the blacktop drive of the farm, the sign signifying the farms namesake of "Hopewell Acres" welcomes you to take a step back in time to the days of sprawling rural Kentucky estates. Available for sale now for the first time since the 1940's, this spectacular property surrounds the main house, built in approximately the 1840's and named to one of the state's list of significant historical landmark structures in the 1980's that has a two story front veranda, an attached open faced garage, two large fireplaces, hardwood floors and updated kitchen area. With a little TLC, this could be made into an a truly magnificent home! Surrounding the main house are several outbuildings, storm cellar, 2 large barns as well as 2 BR guesthouse.
The makeup of the land boasts numerous large pasture and hay fields, several large ponds, and operational cattle working structures. Crocus Creek, a large tributary to the Cumberland River, flows through the property offering year round water supply and numerous picturesque settings for additional home sites or simply dipping your toes in and cooling off during the summer! The rolling woodland offers plenty of room to roam and beautiful views of the farm with several small streams and excellent hunting opportunities for wild turkey and ample whitetail deer which the area is well known for. The hardwood timber on the Southeast portion of the property was select cut in 2005 to increase timber yields while the timber on the Northwest portion of (North of HWY 704) has been nearly untouched for several decades. On the property are also 4 producing oil wells leased and maintained by an outside party, and the landowner would receive a landowners portion of royalties from any oil produced while all other mineral interests remain with the property.
Whether you're looking for investment property, a crop or cattle farm, a large hunting parcel or just somewhere to remove yourself and get back to the country, you will not be disappointed to come and see this amazing property! Properties such as this make for a once in a lifetime opportunity, not just for potential buyers but even for our team here at Tina Turner Realty to have the privilege to represent it. No words or pictures can do this property the justice it deserves. So call Seth 606-688-2115 or Tina 270-433-1127 today and schedule your private showing... but don't waste time, this farm will not last long!
From Burkesvile, KY, take HWY 61 North to HWY 704 on the right. Follow HWY 704 to farm just before the county line. From Columbia, KY, take HWY 55 South to HWY 704 on the right. Follow HWY 704 to Farm just past the county line.