Ask Mark VanHouten
Neighboring the historic Osawatomie golf course known for it's exceptional bent grass greens and two distinct nines, this ~140 acre property is what many folks dream of settling down on! The Marais des Cygnes Dream Property offers a plethora of quality features that you'll be sure to appreciate! Approximately 51 acres were previously in crops, but has since been converted back to brome or brome/alfalfa blend. About 70 acres are currently hayed and yield approximately 6000 small square bales annually. A gravel covered Geo-grid/fabric driveway leads up to the heart of the property where a recently built 60' x 85' shop/barn. The Geo-grid/fabric supports up to 85,000 lbs with only 5" of gravel providing a super strong surface, gravel retention and minimal maintenance. The shop/barn is loaded with features! 400 amp service, an 82% efficiency wood stove, natural gas ceiling furnace, an insulated slab, (4) 14' x 14' overhead doors and has an additional 20' x 85' covered awning with dimmable LED lighting over the 3-door side. Equipped with LED lighting throughout for efficiency, a 25kw backup generator for emergencies Framing & plumbing for a 3/4 bath/laundry and a holding/septic tank to accommodate. An onsite 62 mcf natural gas well supplies a steady supply to shop/barn & is plumbed to the homesite location. The site plan for a future home (plans available) has been prepped to support a 1.5 story, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath plan. The home's floor insulation, forms, gravel and the in-slab heating pipe has been installed and awaiting completion. A soil profile analysis has been done and valid into 2023.
Have an RV? An RV pad and hookup is located on the NW corner of the shop/barn and features gravel covered Geo-grid/fabric, a water hydrant, 30 & 50 amp plugs and has Cat 5 and phone lines available for hookup.
Hunting & Shooting enthusiast? Enjoy sending rounds down-range on your private 100 & 400 impact berms! The variety of trees, cover and food options in the area support a quality deer herd, turkey, small game and varmint hunting. Prime areas for the establishment of food plots for additional food source options. Enjoy fishing? Cast a line into the three ponds loaded with Bass & panfish located on the property or the neighboring Osawatomie Beaver & City lakes nearby. The Marais des Cygnes river borders the property offering varied recreational opportunities and is known to hold a variety of fish species.
Seller currently operates an organic soil building business from the property. For more information on what it's all about, please visit: https://familyviewfarms.com/
Property is NOT accessible without prior permission. Appointments are required. Schedule 24 hours in advance with the listing agent (913) 594-1303. Seller resides on the property and will accompany prospective buyers on a tour of the property.
Directions: From Hwy 169 exit onto 327th St. Continue around curve to the 327th intersection heading west. Pass the Drive-in theatre and continue on 327th. Osawatomie Golf Course will be on your left. Property adjoins golf course. Watch for American Land Broker signs along property perimeter.