Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):
Most of the land is in hay field now, was used as grazing and garden years ago. A small pond across the road in a grazing fenced pasture. The wooded area a home for white tail deer and turkey. Ideally seeking a farmer/farm family interested in a lease to own.
Farm history / past uses of the property:
my grandparents had a small dairy, some sheep and a large garden during the depression. Grandma cut hay with horses. Later my Aunt and Uncle took over the farm and raised state fair winning beef. There was always a horse or two and a donkey or goat. The hay field has be "organic " for at least 20 yrs.
Infrastructure and equipment:
- Water access
- Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
- Farmer housing
- Equipment available for sale or lease
- Electrical Access
Electric 4 strand around pasture adjacent to barn
Water access description:
well water, also rain water catchment system on barn
original barn built in 1870 , has since been expanded.
3 car garage/ shop with wood stove.
Farmer housing description:
Original farm house built in 1870, upgraded and expanded. Bath and a half, 3bedroooms up and small bdrm or office off kitchen. Remodeled bathroom, NYSERTA installed insulation and sump pump installed.
Ford 3000, hay elevators, JohnDeere 750 with bucket, back blade,snow blower and brush hog. New Husquvarna lawn tractor.
Crops and Livestock
Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:
Types of livestock permitted on the property:
Livestock/crops description :
A few guinea fowl and chickens.
Sale price or estimated market value:
Description of tenure options:
Ideally seeking a farm or farm family interested in doing a lease to own arrangement. The property has a lot of importance to the landowners family and they are no ready to sell right away. They would be interested in allowing a lease of land and barns with option to purchase after a short term lease.
Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?: