R.J. Fournier and Sons Farm - 250 acres for sale, with house - Swanton, VT

Posted on January 28, 2022Last updated 3 months ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

101 Campbell Bay Road, Swanton VT 05488

Total number of acres available with this property:

250.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

200.0

Acres of pasture:

25.0

Acres of forested land:

25.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

no

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

Yes

Easement details:

This property includes 96 conserved acres with Vermont Land Trust, with all buildings. This parcel could be purchased separate from the remaining 150 acres.

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

Water sources details

Artisian drilled well.

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

Buildings include a 10-cow milking parlor, with an 80-cow free stall barn., Calve barn, Equipment shed, equipment workshop, also a pack barn and a Heifer free stall barn, Sawdust storage unit and a feed storage shed. 2 Grain bins, and Manure pit storage. Also included are farmhouse and a tenant house.

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

Large Farmhouse and Tenant House on farm.

Equipment and machinery

Available

Equipment and machinery details

Equipment is not included in the sale of the farm, but is available for sale separately. We are planning on selling equipment if we can, but if someone is interested we can provide a list and prices.
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

Property is located on the shores of Lake Champlain.

Sale price

$1,200,000
Additional Information

Description

This property includes 96 conserved acres with Vermont Land Trust, with all buildings. This parcel could be purchased separate from the remaining 150 acres. Owners would be willing to put remaining 150 acres into conservation continent with the purchase of the existing conserved land. We would be willing to lease the 150 acre parcel with the option to buy. Property has been certified Organic since 2004, and Organic would consider providing a market on this farm until at least November of 2022. There are 25 acres of permenant pastures--all the infrastucture including lanes, waterlines, perimeter  fencing on 100 acres and another 75 acres, temporary fences can be installed easily. This allows this acreage to be used as pasture or crops depending on the need or the season. There is also access to the lake for irrigation if needed. There are also 40 acres continuous to this property that have been rented in the past with the option to continue. Acess to all land does not require traveling on any State Highways. The conserved land with the buildings has potential to be set up as a diversified farm. Owners would consider this option.   

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