Acreage Retreat Near Chattanooga
Menlo, Walker County, Georgia
LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN ACREAGE RETREAT. Full time home, family compound, private getaway, investment land, working farm...the possibilities are endless with this 160± acre multifunctional property. With a backdrop of rolling pastures and stunning sunsets, this mountaintop gem provides convenient opportunity to achieve your farm dreams. Spring-fed lake is overlooked by the log home lodge, showcasing a breathtaking view across the waterway and up to a pastoral hilltop. Enjoy the year-round creek and grab your fishing rod to catch bass and bluegill in the 8± acre lake. (We're told no chemicals or pesticides have been used on the property since the early 2000s!) Savor owning this beloved farm from the white oak trees to the rock formations, all against the backdrop of panoramic vistas.
Gated with 23,500± feet of perimeter and internal fencing, offering privacy for you and protection for your herdeven with the mile of road frontage it boasts. Sip morning coffee on the two porches while enjoying the peaceful mountain surroundings and sounds of turkey and deer nearby. Charming home hosts 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms; the ''Goldilocks''-size footprintjust right. From features like substantial wood beams, high ceilings, commanding stone fireplace...perfect for the winter months after working outside. Whether you choose to utilize as a farm, weekend retreat, or take the leap to ''live off the land'', this unique homestead offers a special opportunity.
DESIRABLE LOCATION: 15 minutes south of McLemore, internationally ranked golf and social club. 30 minutes to Cloudland Canyon State Park. Convenient to state-owned 20,000+ acre Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wildlife Management Area. 50 minutes to Downtown Chattanooga. Less than 2 hours to Buckhead in Atlanta and Birmingham. Easily transition your daily life to the farm with additions like stainless appliance package and central vacuum system. Two additional ponds sit within the rolling pastures to water livestock. Start dreaming how to add your personal touch to this lovingly maintained escape...bring your cattle, goats, horses, or chickens, add to the 100 blueberry bushes with your own fruit tree orchard or plant a vegetable garden. Log home recent updates include: Sand blasted, Log sealed including walla wall bug juice & mildew X, Log ends sealed, Logs re-chinked as needed, Logs re-stained and chinking painted, porch ceilings re-stained and sealed. (Property is enrolled in a conservation easement, see documents. Any and all property lines on photos are simulated and are approximate. Buyers to verify acreage, restrictions, property corners, property lines and all matters deemed important.)
, Keller Williams Realty