Cornwell Land

150 acres

Property Owner:

Private non-farming landowner

Contact Name:

Ulrich Friese

Property Location:

Grandpas Knob Road, Castleton, VT
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The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

150.0

Total acres available for agriculture:

100.0

Acres of forested land:

50.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

100.0

Acres of pasture:

100.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

n/a

Quality of land:

Presently the land has been used for haying. Approx. 50% of land was reseeded and chemically treated the remainder has not been touched for many years and can be used for organic farming. There is one small wet spot, a brook is going through the area which may be dry in hot summers, However we could make accessible water to a spring fed water source.

Farm Information

Water sources present:

Available

Water sources details:

There is a spring which feeds water to a faucet close to the fields

Barns and sheds:

None available

Farmer housing:

None available

Equipment and machinery:

None available

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for rent

Other

Property for rent:

If not all the fields will be used we could arrange for free use of land as long the other fields will be at least once a year cut with a brush hog.(depending how much land you are interested in to use)

Additional Information

The land is located on a dead end road and is not listed in the landuse program. Approx 50% of the land is on a hill or rolling field. Landowner does not live in town. Since I am representing the two owners I will have to contact them before making any major decision for approval.

I believe that beans, carrots, beets, swiss chard among many would be great for growing on the land which was not treaded chemically for at least 30+ years (approx 50% of the land).

The land would be suited for sheep, goats for grazing, corn for farming, basically pretty much unlimited use.

Owners are eager to find someone to make use of the land.

I will be more than happy to meet with you on the property to discuss your needs.