Peaslee's Vermont Potato Farm - Price Reduced

Posted on August 31, 2018Last updated 3 months ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

6650 Route 102, Guildhall, Vermont

Total number of acres available with this property:

51-100

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

21-50

Acres of pasture:

6-20

Acres of forested land:

Not Applicable

Other open and/or non-farmable land

There is 5 acres included with the building complex. There is some wet areas on the other side of street behind the pole barns.
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Types of water sources present

River/stream
Town/municipal water

Water sources details

Town Water to Farm and Farm Borders Connecticut River, Small Stream cuts through property.

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

Large Commercial Building that was used for potatoes. Concrete basement with 18 concrete bays (most are 20' deep x 12' wide x 9' high) for storage. Estimated to hold 1.5 million pounds of potatoes. Animal Barn with pens for cows, small horses and chickens. 4 Bay Equipment Garage with Workshop. 3 Pole Barns

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

Circa 1800 classic antique cape with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, dining room, living room and a new addition of a family room. Carriage shed between house and an office. Town water, private septic.

Equipment and machinery

None available
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

Lisa Hampton Real Estate lisahamptonrealestate.com
Additional Information

Description

Since 1928 this local farm has been known as Peaslee's Vermont Potato Farm and has been owned and operated by the Peaslee family for 3 generations. Consisting of +/- 62.21 acres, this scenic farmland sits alongside the winding banks of the Connecticut River as well both sides of VT Route 102 in the quaint town of Guildhall, VT. The property includes a 3 bedroom, 2 bath classic antique cape with an attached business office and carriage shed. The commercial sized barn is estimated to hold 1.5 million pounds of potatoes but could also be used for many other farming activities. There are numerous bays on the 48' x 94' long main floor and there are 18 concrete storage bays/bins in the basement level of the barn - most are 20' deep x 12' wide x 9' tall. There is also a large drive-in dock area for loading trucks. Other structureson the property include a 4 bay equipment garage with workshop area and small farm stand on the front an animal barn with hay loft, plus 3 pole barns for hay and equipment storage. There is a little over 22 acres of hay field along the CT River and approximately 30 acres of tillable fields for a variety of crop options. There is a wood boiler which provides heat to the the barn, equipment garage and has the option to heat the house if that is desired. The property has been placed into the Vermont Land Trust to protect the farmland and the Connecticut River for generations to come. This is your chance to own a part of Vermont history.

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