Rare mid-sized land tract with 2400ft of paved road frontage in South Oconee County. This 42.5 acre tract is level and suited to pasture or crops. Ready to create your own farm? The pines were harvested 4+ years ago, and the land is currently covered with a mix of regenerated pine and hardwoods. There is a 2-3 acre stand of mature hardwoods at rear of property. The surrounding area is a mix of small and large farms.
The property is just 7.5 miles south of downtown Watkinsville and the UGA Equestrian Center, and about 20 minutes from the University of Georgia campus in Athens.
Progressive Farmer consistently gives Oconee County a top spot in its list of "Best Places to Live" in the US, citing its outstanding schools, FFA, and 4-H programs. Oconee County has also been called one of the top places to retire, with easy access to arts and culture in nearby Athens, Watkinsville, and Madison, and excellent medical facilities nearby. Watkinsville’s unique eateries and creative arts spaces have earned it the title “Artland of the South”. Oconee County property taxes are quite reasonable averaging just under $1000 per year per $100,000 in assessed value.
Hwy 129/441 to east on Salem Rd (Farmington community) and cross RR tracks, right at stop, stay left at fork. Property begins next to 1361 Salem Rd.