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OFF THE GRID on Boreas River
Remember the scenic overlooks on the highways? This home includes your very own private scenic overlook ... right in your back yard. In the fall, it is just spectacular. This home is "OFF the Grid", no electric bills! The home generates its own power from LP with battery back up (just flip the switch). If you are dreaming of privacy, roaring rivers, secluded wilderness lakes and majestic mountain views from your window, visit this property soon!
Solitude and poetic views are the best feature of this home; all of which can be enjoyed from the wonderful great room. Two bedrooms, 1 bath, approximately 1,589 s/f , built in 1988. Galley kitchen, full basement with workshop, stone fireplace in the great room, wood floors and lots of windows in your great room to serve as your very own overlook shelter. Private septic and well, propane generator. The property is in the Minerva school district. This home is situated on 200 +/- acres with a certified tree farm AND bordered by state land on THREE sides, open meadows, river frontage on the Boreas River in the Vanderwhacker Mountain Wilderness area. The Blue Ridge area is a popular hunting ground. This home would make a wonderful lodge! Thousands and thousands of acres of state land to explore!
The grounds include a Quonset storage building, older barn, lots of frontage on the Boreas River for dipping and fishing, plus it is just a walk away from the wilderness Cheney Pond (a wonderful experience for paddlers).
Amazing panoramic mountain views right in your back yard!
Offered at $599,000 - SOLD
Wilderness Cheney Pond