Located in Wayne County sits this picturesque, profitable 154 acre apple orchard business. Over the past twenty years, this orchard has been completely replanted with new root stock and groomed to what it has become today. The property includes two residential homes and a total of 8 outbuildings for the use and operations of the orchard. The main residence is a beautifully restored 3286 square foot colonial home that consists of five bedrooms, three full baths, formal dining room, breakfast room, study room, three seasons enclosed porch, office, separate entrance room with bathroom and laundry, a side porch, central A/C, and a recently added living room addition with a gas fireplace and built in entertainment center. Outside the main residence is a nicely landscaped yard, tool shed , koi pond, and views over the orchard. This could also be a great opportunity to add a bed & breakfast business. The second residence located on the property is a 1500 square foot four bedroom, one bath farm house that has been well maintained with many updates including a newer roof, upgraded septic system, and newer carpet. This residence is approved for ten occupants and is currently used for housing orchard workers.
The 8 outbuildings on the property includes a 40 x 60 box pole barn with 16 foot ceilings and a 36 x 40 lean-to on one end, and on the opposite end an additional refrigerated storage room with R-42 insulation and double compressors for rapid cooling and efficiency that can hold up to 3600 bushels, a 24 x 36 spray shed with a separate room for chemical storage along with a heated office, a 25 x 36 heated repair shop with spray foamed insulated walls and work benches, welding station outlets, and an air compressor, a 32 x 68 original post and beam barn with a 16 x 48 addition. Other outbuildings include a 14 x 36 truck barn, 18 x 20 workshop, 16 x 20 fuel storage barn that includes two fuel storage tanks, and a 15 x 21 wood-framed garage with overhead door. All of the outbuildings have electrical service.
The orchard plantings include apples, peaches, sweet cherries and tart cherries. With over 25 varieties of apples some of which include Honeycrisp, Idared , Rome, Jonagold , Gingergold, Linda mac. Currently, there are over 90 acres in production with an additional 18 acres that is cleared for new root stock planting. The soils present are mostly Ontario gravely loam, a very productive and desirable soil type for fruit production. Currently, the orchard is mainly a wholesale operation with a good reliable customer base . All operating equipment is being sold separately for a turn-key operation. This orchard is a one-of-a-kind Finger Lakes gem with its winding road and rolling scenic views! This is a rare opportunity to step into a successful and viable orchard business. If you have ever dreamed of owning your own business and pondered the thought of changing careers - this may be for you!
A full list of equipment for purchase and detailed additional property information can be sent upon request.
No gas lease and all oil, gas and mineral rights convey!
Priced to sell for $969,900. Contact Brian Jackson at 607-280-1058 (c) for more information and to schedule a private showing.
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