Mostly Timber Hunting Tract With Beautiful Home Near Sparta

Description

This is county living at it's very best. A beautiful home with great views and plenty of acreage to fully enjoy. The house has an open design with an abundance of windows that allow great views in every room. The house has the master bedroom, master bathroom and a bonus/office area on the upper level. The main level has a large bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and living room. The main and upper level is a comfortable and efficient 1,704 sq. ft. in size and there is an unfinished basement for expansion if needed. There is a 14' x 16' sun room for the ultimate in relaxing, entertaining, grilling and enjoying the views. The home has dual heating capabilities with a wood boiler and propane plus it also has a transfere switch so a generator can be used in a case of emergency. The attached garage is 24' x 22'. Major improvements have been made to the roof, siding, windows, air conditioner, air exchanger, furnace, water heater and both bathrooms in the last 5-7 years. The landscaping is stunning with the mature trees, colorful flower beds and well-manicured lawn. The 36' x 50' pole barn is heated and insulated and includes an enclosed shop area for woodworking or projects of all kinds. A 30' x 27' extension was recently added for even more storage space for machinery, equipment and materials. There are 97 acres of woods which have a wide variety of trees including red oak, black oak, white oak, hickory, maple, cherry, aspen, apple, red pine and white pine. The property is enrolled in the Managed Forest Land (MFL) program for lower taxes. The expiration date for the MFL program is December 2018. There is substantial marketable timber on the property. There is a great trail system in place to get around the property. There oportunities for excellent hunting for deer, turkey and grouse on the property. The terrain is hilly and wooded, but there are 5-6 acres of open flat land that could be used food plots, crop land or pasture for raising either cattle or horses. There are several options for subdividing the property if you don't want or need all the acreage. The property is less than a mile from Sparta. It is located 40 minutes from La Crosse, 2 hours from Madison and 3 hours from either Milwaukee or Minneapolis.

Property Details

  • This is country living at it's best beautiful home with great views and plenty of acreage to enjoy
  • The house is an efficient 1704 sf. with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and attached 14 X 16 sun room
  • The open design of the house with it's abundance of windows take advantage of the great views
  • The landscaping is immaculate with mature trees, colorful flower beds and a well-manicured lawn
  • The 36' x 50' pole barn is heated and insulated and has separate shop area and new 30' x 27' extension
  • There are 97 acres of woods including red and white oaks, hickory, maple, cherry, aspen, apple, white and red pines
  • There is a great trail system to get around the entire property
  • There are 5-6 acres of open flat land that could be used for cropland, food plots, pasture for raising horses
  • Good hunting opportunity with plenty of deer, turkeys and grouse on the property
  • Hilly wooded terrain that is steep in some areas with elevation around 1,100'
  • 80 acres are enrolled in Managed Forest Land (MFL) for lower taxes that expires at end of 2018
  • Several options for subdivided the property if don't want all the acreage
  • Located less than mile from Sparta, 40 minutes from La Crosse, 2 hours from Madison, 3 hours from Milwaukee and 3 hours from Minneapolis
  • Taxes were $5,002 in 2016
  • Parcel #'s 040-01244-0000, 040-01200-0000 and 040-01247-0000

18691 Ideal Road
Sparta, Wisconsin 54656