Knox Farm • 25 acres for sale, with house • Knox (Waldo County), ME

Posted on May 7, 2020Last updated 3 months ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

55 Knox Ridge Road South, Knox, ME 04986

Total number of acres available with this property:

25.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

15.0

Acres of pasture:

5.0

Acres of forested land:

1.0

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

Is there a forest management plan for forestland on the available property?:

No

Is the property certified organic, or does it qualify for organic certification under federal organic regulations?:

Yes
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Types of water sources present

Drilled well

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farmer housing

Available

Equipment and machinery

Available

Equipment and machinery details

Dairy equipment
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

Standard sale

Sale price

$275,000
Additional Information

Description

Certified MOFGA organic farm that is suitable for beef, dairy, goats, sheep, hogs, chickens and horses. There is up to 20 acres of tillable land perfect for growing vegetables, herbs, or hemp. The fields for pasture have been kept bush hogged and maintained for use. The main barn has a new standing seem metal roof and consists of 52 tie up stalls. Overhead of the main barn is storage for 4,000 square bales or 400 round bales. The facility also has a 50’ X 100’ manure pit (new pump in 2014) and a 50’ X 125’ forage pit. Outbuildings include a 14’ X 32’ horse/chicken barn w/ lights and water, 20’ X 36’ heated garage, and a 36’ X 76’ livestock pack barn w/ light and water. There is also addition livestock holding area with water, abutting the 2 car garage that connects to the 5 bedroom farm house.

The property has 2 driveways which makes it perfect for a CSA with pick up on the farm. It is .25 miles from a farm equipment dealer, 5 miles from MOFA Common Ground Fair site and 7 miles to Unity College. It is also approx. 20 minutes from the coastal town of Belfast which has a large active farmers' market community, restaurants and public beach.

This property is beautifully located on top of the ridge in Knox, Maine. A quiet and peaceful location with few neighbors. A 5 bedroom farmhouse built in 1880's with attached 2 car garage. 1 full bath and 2-half baths. New oil furnace in 2018 with baseboard heating. The house is currently unoccupied and is need of a family to make it their own. There is great potential to remodel and create a dream farmhouse home just as you always wanted. There are 3 bedrooms on the second floor with 2 bedrooms downstairs on the main floor. There is a large yard with lots of space for pets! There is storage available in an attic above the 2nd floor and above the attached garage.

Priced at $275,000

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