Fannin County Georgia. 2 hrs from Chattanooga, 2 hrs from Atlanta.
First listing this on Permies for any dedicated growies and homesteaders.
1940s Home with several updates/expansion in 1960s. New Lopi wood burning stove. New wood floors. Beautiful wood walls from the 1940s. "Bungalow" or Cottage style house. aproximatly 950 sq feet. Large front porch. Easy access to highway. Unpaved driveway. Opportunities to build a new home on the land. Growing progressive community. Lots of opportunities for social life in the nearest towns of Mccaysville, Ga and Blue Ridge, Georgia.
Purchased in 2015 and restored the house by historical archaeologists. Minimalist style, no cabinets, mostly bare walls in the kitchen. Comes with stove, industrial sink, no refrigerator.
RICH HEALTHY SOIL.
Over thousands of trees. With great diversity. Large crops of native trees.
Large producing Black Walnut 140 year old (delicious). Large producing Native Mulberry 90 years old (so sweet). Over 50 muscadine, scuppernongs, and other various grape vines. Native and non native.
Large 100 ft x 50 ft fenced garden. Selectively located and planted trees for regenerative agriculture. No watering necessary. Lots of chop and drop. Great for single family farmers.
Excellent for farmers market sales.
100 Year old LARGE 4 compartment Barn. Lots of excellent barn wood. Beekeeping supplies. Etc. Beautiful barn could use work.
Excellent rolling hills.
A number of swales.
Lots of naturalized wild flowers. Thousands of Plantain, dandelions, dozens of types of mints, etc.
Name the plant, it is growing here already.
Elderberry, sumac, carolina all spice, wild ginger, blackberry, large cherry trees, large persimmons, american chestnuts, chinese chestnuts, service berry, red and black mulberry, dogwoods, tons of apples, dozens of blueberries, raspberries, currants, honeyberry, seaberry, buckthorn, crabapples, hawthorns, evergreens blocking the road, passionfruit, black cherry, cedar, huge holly, birch, white pines, a section of wild woods. Beautiful pond view. Sourwoods, beekeeping equiptment comes with the house. Lupines, black locuts, honey locust, english walnuts, hardy pecan, ETC. Wild pears. Mountain mints, bergamont, bee balm. Devils walking stick, mimosa (medium/large). Sunchokes, Jerusalem artichokes.
Backs up against 200 aces of undeveloped woodland with a beautiful creek. Historic "Deer feeder" from 1950s.
Looks nice! Do you have a price in mind? Pics of the house/barn/buildings could come in handy as well. Good luck!
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