1895 Farm House with 3.2 Acres - Athol, MA

Posted on July 20, 2020Last updated 2 months ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Private non-farming landowner

Property Location:

140 Summer Street, Athol, MA

Total number of acres available with this property:

3.2

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

1.0

Acres of pasture:

0.0

Acres of forested land:

2.2

Other open and/or non-farmable land

This was a working farm in the early 1900s until the 1950s.

Is the property enrolled in a current use or other state program that affects property taxes?:

No

Is the property protected with any type of Conservation Easement?:

No

If the property is contracted to be sold through a real estate agent, please provide name of agent and/or agency and the MLS #:

Hometown Realtors, Sarah Lyman - 72694423
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Types of water sources present

Town/municipal water

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

Barn built in the late 1890's from Ringling Brother billboard. Hay loft, hay shoots, horse stall.

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

House built in 1895 with 1,800 sq ft, 3 bed 1 bath house attached to barn.

Equipment and machinery

None available
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

$249,900

Sale price

$249,900
Additional Information

Description

Vintage Charm Accompanies this 1895 Farm House and Barn which is set on 3.2 acres of sub-dividable land. This home offers 3 bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, and Potential for 1/2 bath on 1st floor. The Living Room, Dining Room, and Family Room on the 1st floor have old pine floors waiting to be restored. Pocket doors separate antique spaces. The original front door from 1895 still leads to the front porch overlooking a huge old oak tree and sprawling front yard. Probably the most interesting feature of this old homestead is the barn. Fully functioning with 2 floors of creative space. The age and charm resonate in this space, from the operational sliding doors to the Ringling Brothers Mural used at barn boards and insulation. The 2nd story of this barn has been converted into a craftsman space with ample natural light. This is a very special property looking for a creative new owner to restore it.

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