Sherman-Rulon Farm; 31 acres for sale in Westport, MA - DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Posted on December 18, 2017Last updated 29 min ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Land trust or other conservation organization

Property Location:

near 122 Blossom Road Westport, MA

Total number of acres available with this property:

21-50

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

6-20

Acres of pasture:

Not Applicable

Acres of forested land:

6-20

Other open and/or non-farmable land

Maps of the property as well as a Soils Report from UMass can be found at the Westport Land Conservation Trust's website: https://westportlandtrust.org/shermanfarm/

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

Yes

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

Yes

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?:

No
Farm Information

Water sources present

None available

Water sources details

There is a small man-made pond and an abandoned cranberry bog on the property.

Barns, sheds or other structures

None available

Farm infrastructure details

The property contains no infrastructure. The Agricultural Preservation Restriction will permit temporary and permanent farm infrastructure.

Farmer housing

None available

Farmer housing details

The entire property will be protected with an Agricultural Preservation Restriction, which will include a building envelope for a house.

Equipment and machinery

None available
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

The Westport Land Conservation Trust (WLCT) is requesting proposals to purchase the Sherman-Rulon Farm. The property will be sold subject to an Agricultural Preservation Restriction held by WLCT and the Town. All proposals submitted must have a purchase price in the range of $225,000 to $285,000, which reflects the agricultural (restricted) value with the building envelope for a house.

Sale price

$200,000-$300,000
Additional Information

Description

The Westport Land Conservation Trust (WLCT) seeks to sell a parcel comprising approximately 31 acres and located near 122 Blossom Road in Westport, Massachusetts. The parcel will be conveyed subject to an Agricultural Preservation Restriction (APR) held by WLCT and the Town of Westport. It includes no buildings but does include a building envelope for a house. All proposals submitted must have a purchase price in the range of $225,000 to $285,000. All pertinent information about the property and proposal process is available at:

 https://westportlandtrust.org/shermanfarm/ 

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