Farm / Development Land in Clay Co, Missouri.
Location: 1 mile north of Excelsior Springs, Missouri on Mo-69. The farm is located at the Southwest corner of the intersection of Mo-69 highway and Washington School Road. The property has been surveyed into (2) tracts and both tracts are located with highway frontage along the west side of Mo-69.
Legal: The property is located in the Se/4 of Section 23 and the Ne/4 of Section 26, all in Township 53 North, Range 30 West of the 5th P.M., Clay County, Missouri. The complete legal description can be found in the current final plat survey. Download it from the brokerage website.
General Overview: Due to the passing of Robert L. Babb and Peggy S. Babb, the family has elected to sell the family farm and dissolve their trust. The Babb Family has owned this farm for many years and it has not been available to the public. The location, topography and general makeup of this land make it a perfect opportunity for custom home sites, development of estate lots, livestock farm, hobby farming or with its proximity to Excelsior Springs, MO along State Highway Mo-69, it is a great land investment property. The farm consists of a total of 58.60 surveyed acres (m/l) and the owners have split the farm into (2) individual lots (tracts) to allow for a better purchasing opportunity. Please review the current approved final survey plat for tract locations and descriptions. The perimeter of the farm is fenced and currently there are Babb Family improved genetic Red Angus cattle grazing the property. This property has a lot to offer and is conveniently located just a mile north of Excelsior Springs, MO. Read the tract descriptions below for further details.
Lot 3: consists of 18.40 acres (m/l) located on the south end of the farm. It can be accessed by Mo-69 and an approach will need to be built by the new owner. The State Highway Department has approved the construction of an approach as part of the Clay County Lot Split process. This tract of land runs east to west with ample amounts of timber to provide aesthetics as well as cover for wildlife. There is a very nice clearing in the center of the tract which would create a beautiful home site(s) and the timber on the east by the highway creates a nice buffer. In the NW corner of the tract there is a natural gas pipeline and the right-of-way can be found on the survey map. Small buildable tracts of land like this are very difficult to find in Clay County and this one will not last long. Check it out today.
Area Overview: Excelsior Springs is located about 30 miles Northeast of Kansas City, MO. Famous for its mineral water springs, the town has a deep history that can still be seen in its famous landmarks, such as the Hall of Waters and the Elms Hotel. This growing town is home to a wide variety of small businesses, plus major retailers, and is an easy commute to Kansas City. The Excelsior Springs School District is home to three elementary schools, a middle school, high school, technical high school and career center. Recreation opportunities nearby include Watkins Mills State Park and Historic site, Rocky Hollow State Park, and the beautiful waterfall at Tryst Falls. Just 15 miles down 92 Highway is Smithville Lake as well. Don't miss out on this chance to own a great investment in a vibrant community.
Soil Types: This farm consists of the following soils types:
Armster Silty Clay Loam, class 3e, 5-9% slope
Sharpsburg Silt Loam, class 2e, 2-5% slope
Lagonda Silty Clay Loam, class 3e, 5-9% slope
Nodaway Silt Loam, class 2w, 1-3% slope
Recreational: There are multiple recreational activities that can take place on this property, from cross country walking, Atv/Utv riding, horseback riding, raising livestock (cattle, sheep, etc.) and even hunting. This farm has sufficient timber, open pasture and water to hold wildlife and provide the new owner with a real rural farm experience.
Utilities: There are multiple homes in the areas surrounding this property and access to utilities should not be an issue. Make sure to research this as you engage in the inspection of the farm and become familiar with the area utility companies and services.
Close to Excelsior Springs, Lawson, and surrounding areas
Excellent highway and county road access on the east and north sides
Utilities are in immediate area and servicing area homes
Perimeter fencing of entire farm
Beautiful topography with timber, open pastures, pond and rural lifestyle
Excellent recreational and wildlife scenery