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Property Location
Root, NY
[Montgomery County]
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176 acres available
125 open acres for farming
51 wooded acres / other

Property Description

Soil types:

5 soil types:

Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):

Bella Terra Farm is a 176 acre Certified Organic farm in Montgomery County with a wind turbine and solar capabilities included. About 30 acres for rotational grazing which can be adjusted, over 70 acres of hayfields, 2 acres of Christmas trees, 2 acres of drained land for produce, with the remainder of the property being wooded.

Property currently in use as a small homestead farm, with a NY State 20C meat facility for further processing of meats, chicken coups for layers, chicken tractors for poultry production.

Please call for more information! 

Farm Infrastructure

Infrastructure and equipment:

  • Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
  • Farmer housing
  • Equipment available for sale or lease

Barns/structures description:

Barn is 30x110 tie-stall with silo and rotational paddocks inside which houses pigs, grass-fed beef, lambs and sheep.  Plenty of haystorage in the hay mow.  Includes meat processing room with two walk in coolers (6x12), outside walk in cooler for produce is 13x15, 40x60 new quonset hut for machinery, two car garage and 25x36 glass greenhouse with an attached 15x15 potting shed.

 

Farmer housing description:

This property is set up to work and live. With many updates in the home and around the farm. The house has gone through many updates including new windows, refinished floors, heating, bathrooms etc. The house has beautiful country rooms with bathrooms upstairs and down. With a kitchen that you walk into that leads into the dining room and living room. Two separate little rooms for a laundry and pantry. The house has been resided. The water has a filtration system. The wood furnace has been updated. A new electric panel with solar and wind to provide energy to make it almost completely off the grid.

Equipment description:

Additional tractors and hay/tillage equipment is also for sale

Crops and Livestock

Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:

Vegetables, Hay

Types of livestock permitted on the property:

Cattle - Beef, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock

Livestock/crops description :

Grass beef, sheep, pastured poultry, goats, rabbits, and pigs

Tenure Options

Tenure options:

For Sale

Sale price or estimated market value:

615000

Description of tenure options:

Open to reasonable offers

With 176 acres and over 4300 consecutive feet of road frontage. The land is a combination of 2 parcels. One has 126 acres of vacant farm land and the other has 48 with the house on it. This property is open to many great opportunities.

Please call for more information! 

Additional Information

Conservation status:

No

Current land zoning:

Agricultural

Preferred farming method:

Organic (certified)

Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?:

No

Are you willing to have the public on the property as a part of the farm business?:

Yes

Any additional information about this property:

Wind turbine and solar power the entire farm but still on the grid.  Spectacular sweeping 15-mile views