Windy Ridge Farm - 307 acres for sale - West Haven, VT

Posted on February 14, 2020Last updated 4 months ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

645 Pettis Rd, West Haven, VT 05743

Total number of acres available with this property:

307.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

80.0

Acres of pasture:

127.0

Acres of forested land:

94.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land

6 acre farmstead complex with infrastructure

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

Yes
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

Perimeter fence 48x102’ dairy barn with attached milk room and 500 gal bulk tank; 46 tie stalls and barn cleaner in good condition 60’ bunk feeding area 20x60’ concrete yard with freestalls 20x96’ trench silo 24x60’ tool shed 28x36 run-in shed across road Two silos, one unloader in good condition and one that needs repair.

Farmer housing

None available

Farmer housing details

No housing is currently available on the property, but the conservation easement allows for new housing to be built within the farmstead complex.

Equipment and machinery

Available
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Sale price

$400,000
Additional Information

Description

The owners of Windy Ridge Farm in West Haven are looking for a farm buyer for approximately 307 acres of conserved farmland and infrastructure. The property was conserved with the Vermont Land Trust in 1998. The Pettis family operated Windy Ridge Farm first as a dairy, and then as an 80-head beef operation until recently. The property includes 80-100 acres tillable land, 40+ acres pasture, 94 acres woodland managed under a forest management plan, and a 6 acre Farmstead Complex.  A majority of the open land has soils of statewide significance. Infrastructure includes: Perimeter fence 48x102’ dairy barn with attached milk room and 500 gal bulk tank; 46 tie stalls and barn cleaner in good condition 60’ bunk feeding area 20x60’ concrete yard with freestalls 20x96’ trench silo 24x60’ tool shed 28x36 run-in shed across road Two silos, one unloader in good condition and one that needs repair. No housing is currently available on the property, but the conservation easement allows for new housing to be built within the farmstead complex. Asking price is $400,000. VLT currently holds a Right of First Refusal on the property. For more information about the property, please contact Don Pettis at (802)265-4566. For questions about the conservation restrictions, contact VLT's Pamela Burlingame at (802)345-0366.

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