Rarely on the market: 40-acre parcel nestled in the Rush River Valley with the coveted Rush River trout stream only 300 yards from the front door. Property offers 38 acres of MFL hardwood forest (closed) covering a multiple ridge/draw topo system with a ridge top area of 5+ acres that is open grassland bordered by small shrub cover. Significant deer and turkey corridor from river bottom. The MFL forest yet to be harvested providing timber value. Trails throughout for walking enjoyment and easy access while hunting. The 1903 farmstead home sit at the base of the ridge to serve as your hunting/fishing lodge or full-time country/hobby farm home. The 2-story home has 3 bedrooms and one bath with many recent updates, Douglas Fir wood floors throughout and much of the original millwork restored to preserve the home’s original charm/history, large enclosed front porch, new open back porch, and full basement. There are several outbuildings for storage of toys and equipment or shelter for your farm animals; established vegetable garden beds; and native prairie wildflower buffer strips along the adjacent crop fields. A rare opportunity for any hunter, fisherperson, or outdoor/country living enthusiast.
**Also available to be purchased with this property: abutting 40 acres of the Rush River bottom flats with ~½ mile of Rush River frontage (both sides) brimming with native brown and brook trout, a spring creek, pond and wetland, and a native wildflower prairie restoration meadow in the heart of the parcel providing perfect habitat for resident pheasants and the native bees and song birds. Both parcels provide a tillable crop field for additional income or own production.
Address: 4118 N 400th St Ellsworth, WI 54011