Wallingford Wheeler Farm

23 acres • $495,000

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Contact Name:

Tom Wheeler

Property Location:

5372 US 7 S Wallingford, VT
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The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

23.0

Total acres available for agriculture:

15.0

Acres of forested land:

8.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

8.0

Acres of pasture:

7.0

Quality of land:

Excellent sandy-loam well drained soil. Largely free of stones. Approximetely 5 acres of bottomland running adjacent to Otter Creek. Forested land contains marketable timber.

Farm Information

Water sources present:

Available

Water sources details:

Unlimited water supply from Otter Creek. 2 drilled wells

Barns and sheds:

Available

Farmer housing:

Available

Farmer housing details:

Beautiful 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bathroom colonial home. Poared dry basement, slate roof, sunroom.

Equipment and machinery:

Available

Equipment and machinery details:

John Deere 950 tractor and all implements.Irrigation pump, piping and sprinklers for approx. 7 acres, farmstand, all equipment and inventory

Farm infrastructure details:

The farm includes a 30' x 40' 2 story garage, 3 - 26' x 48' greenhouses and approximetely 7 acres of permanent buried piping for irrigation AND frost protection

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for sale

Sale price:

$495,000

Additional Information

This is a 22 year old, well established flower, veggie & berry farm in Wallingford, Vt. Located on a major highway with approx. half the land farmable & half wooded with marketable timber. The eastern boundry runs alongside the headwaters of the longest river in Vermont. It provides an unlimited water supply & Excellent trout fishing. There is also a small stream running through the property with a beautiful waterfall.

The irrigation system for the farmland has buried 4'' mainlines & buried 2" lateral lines with risers set on a 50' x 60' grid for irrigation and frost protection on the coldest nights. There are also 2 drilled wells for the house & greenhouses that have NEVER run dry.

We have strawberries, 2,000 linear feet of raspberry rows & 700 mature blueberry bushes.

Solid 3 bedroom colonial house, 30 x 40 - 2 story garage, 3 - 26' x 48' greenhouses

Although we grow veggies, we are known best for our flowers & berries. We have a huge market for hanging baskets & we have the largest cut flower operation in the area. Check out the pictures at wheelerfarmvt.com

This is a beautiful valley nestled the Green mountains. The Appalachian Trail runs the along ridgeline on the top of the mountain across from the house. We are within 30 miles of the 5 major ski areas. Hiking, kayaking, fishing, hunting all right outside your door.