Ask Ronald Westover
Pennsylvania log cabin and shed for sale. Idlewood Acres is located in northeast Somerset County, just minutes from Gallitzin State Forest. The property consists of a log cabin sitting on 2 acres of land. The cabin faces Clear Shade Drive, with a back drop of timber. Seller is conveying any subsurface rights he may own.The original cabin (right side) was constructed in 1952 of pine logs. The logs serve as the finish for the interior walls as well. The back and left side of the cabin is an add on section built in 1962 on a cement slab. Also constructed of pine logs, with the interior walls studded out. This section is unfinished. Some 2" insulation board has been installed. Some new electrical wiring has been installed, but needs completion. A new 200-amp entrance box has been installed and inspected. The exterior had recoating work done within the last couple months. The Seller will be removing tools and work-related items.There is well drilled for the water supply and was used by the previous owner. Seller has installed a new pump in the well with electrical and water line, but never used. Seller does not have a water test to know the quality of the water. Plumbing is needed for connection of water line to a pressure tank, and the bathroom. Some plumbing has been installed for the kitchen. Existing drains for toilet, vanity, and shower are in the bathroom.The 2 acres gives room for recreation outside. The yard offers a nice area for some family volley ball, along with an area for the children and pets to play. The woods provide an area to hike up into the hardwoods and gather firewood for the evening camp fire. There is a 12 X 16 wood shed sitting to the right side of cabin.This property is located near some great recreational opportunities. Gallitzin State Forest offers: Hiking, Bike Trails, Horseback Riding Trails, Fishing, Hunting, Camping, Snowmobiling, and Cross-Country Skiing. Within 40 minutes is Blue Knob Ski Resort, King Valley Golf Course, and Altoona Curve Baseball Park. Raystown Lake Recreation Area is about 1 hour away. The property makes easy traveling with Interstate 99, PA Turnpike, and Route 219 within 30 minutes.This is a great property for the new owner to finish the cabin to their fancy.Idlewood Acres - A nice place to idle down. Don't forget the iced tea!