Abandoned Farmland For Sale in Williamstown, New York USA
Conservation Property In Tug Hill Region
Asking Price: $217,000 USD
This is a 310 acre property consisting of 51 acres of cleared fields, 30 acres of wetlands and the remainder forested.
274 acres are subject to a conservation easement which allows the development of one homesite, timber harvest, hunting and fishing. A registered trout stream traverses the property, and there are plenty of deer and turkeys. The easement does not permit subdivision or motorized recreation.
The property participates in the NY State forest tax plan, which reduces the property tax. It also participates in the US Dept. of Agriculture Conservation Reserve which provides a rental payment for the open fields of about $ 1600 per year in return for mowing one third of the fields each year.
The village of Williamstown is 3 miles away, Camden is 10 miles away. It is about 35 miles from Rome, NY, and 40 miles from Syracuse.
There is road frontage of 1500 feet on the Kennedy-Meier Road and 600 feet on the Metott Road. There are electric lines on both roads. There is a telephone line on the Kennedy Meier Road. There is no cable tv or high speed internet available.
The firm price is US$ 700 per acre net to seller. I am willing to talk to brokers or agents, but will not agree to an exclusive listing agreement.
About This Property
Kennedy-Meier Road Williamstown New York 13493 USA