258+/- Acres Winneshiek County, IA
258 Acres +/-
Located just minutes just South of Decorah in Winneshiek County, Iowa sits this beautiful property that checks every box that buyers are looking for! There are many features that make a property perfect and desirable for the buyer looking for a top-end recreational property purchase. These must have items include top end hunting, a beautiful rural home, out buildings, income, food plots, harvestable timber, wildlife refuge, tax benefits, meandering stream, ponds, trails, gentle rolling top and bottom accessible terrain and dead end, gated access close to a growing town. This particular property lacks nothing, and is certain to be held for generations to come.
Located on a private gated drive below a high standing ranch entrance at the end of Skyline View Rd just 7 miles south of Decorah, IA. When you enter the property on the well kept elevated drive you are immediately greeted by expansive views of what the perfect setting should look like. A Meandering stream flowing along the North side, with hillsides of high standing blue steam and wildflowers to your South. With towering mature trees against a wonderful building site as the ultimate destination. As you arrive you are greeted by a large newly repainted barn, matching silo, and incredibly large shop the perfect distance from the home perched higher on the hill, surrounded by a well kept lawn. One thing you will notice at this point is there are no overhead power lines as they have all been professionally buried to leave views unobstructed.
The home on the property is in the process of being completely remodeled and would be well suited for anyone. Whether it be a permanent residence, a Midwestern vacation home, or utilized as a short term rental with its proximity to the many desirable features of the area. The improvements were done right, with no expense spared and include new stamped concrete around the house, concrete approach driveway, new oversized well and septic, spray foam insulation, roof, siding, windows, doors, cabinets, flooring, fire place, electrical, gutters, 2 new high efficiency HVAC units, sheet rock, garage door and all finishes. The large shop has a new 20ft and two 16ft doors, concrete inside and out, as well as new exterior steel and lighting all recently added upgraded.
As you leave the building site to the Southwest you will come to a large spring fed pond. This dependable, centrally located water source, not only serves as a great feature for the wildlife but would be an excellent stocked trout pond with easy access banks for fishing access. The property also features 129.65 acres of registered cropland of which 113.33 are currently enrolled in CRP generating $27,222 annually until 2026. The remaining 18.32 acres are a large centrally located hay field and large corn and soybeans food plots. With this amount of food plot acres paired with excellent mast production, and firebreaks around the entire property this farm really holds the deer come late season. The timber throughout the farm is a nice mix of mature oaks as well as up and coming walnut trees. This timber layout allows for great entry and exit routes for any wind direction, and really spreads this property out to hold many more mature bucks than just one block of timber would. Winneshiek County is known for world class whitetail deer, and a turn key farm of this size especially in the center of a large section, is destined to be a continual producer.
If you have been looking for a large, turnkey property in NE Iowa close to a nice town and all the amenities; this is the one. Great properties are tightly held for generations in this part of the state however the opportunity to purchase this one for your intentions are available today. For a private showing or more information on this property contact Nick Hopp or Jacob Hart directly.
Address: 2057 Skyline View Decorah, IA 52101
- CRP income
- Substantial improvements
- Cell phone service
- Beautiful remodeled county home
- Huge shop
- Trout stream
- Top shelf whitetail deer neighborhood
- Tons of food plots acres
- Diverse timber
- Center section
- Dead end gate drive
- Close to Decorah, IA
- South of town for easy access to reminder of Iowa
- Trail system
- Excellent access