2,608 Acre Florida Timber Plantation – SOLD

Property Summary

This Florida timber plantation for sale is a 2,608-acre one-of-kind property that offers a unique combination of natural beauty, conservation, income production, and recreational opportunities. This property is truly a rare find for conservationists and wildlife lovers.

Since 2001, over 700 acres of Longleaf pine have been planted with another 200 acres planned for 2015. The property includes a fully permitted 300-acre gopher tortoise recipient site that has generated approximately $100,000 per year in revenue. Additional revenue will be generated from a newly-approved 400-acre recipient site.

Most of the property is protected by a Conservation Easement by the St. Johns River Water Management District. The easement allows continued forestry, livestock, and recreational uses on this property.

Property improvements include a 3,100 sq. ft. management office with upstairs apartment and backup generator. A 5,400 sq. ft. equipment and hay barn provide ample storage for farm equipment.

The property is located only one hour away from the cites of Jacksonville and Gainesville, and 40 miles away from the beautiful beaches of St. Augustine. The property is easily accessed with over a mile of frontage on State Road 16 and over 30 miles of well-maintained internal roads.

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Property Features

  • Florida Timber Plantation
  • 2,608 Acres (1,055 Hectares)
  • 1 hour from Jacksonville, Gainesville and St. Augustine
  • Uplands/Wetlands: Approximately 76% Uplands
  • Pine Plantation with 700 acres of Longleaf pine
  • 200 additional acres of Longleaf pine planned for 2015
  • 300-acre gopher tortoise site generates approx. US$100,000 per year
  • Additional 400-acre gopher tortoise site newly permitted
  • Conservation easements allow for forestry, livestock and recreational use
  • Approx. 100 acres on State Road 16 retain full development rights
  • 3,100 sq.ft, 2-story management office with upstairs apartment and backup generator
  • 5,400 sq. ft. equipment and hay barn with ample storage for management operations
  • Easy access only 30 minutes from Interstate 295 in Jacksonville
  • SOLD

Florida Population

Within 30 miles (50 kms.)
835,770
Within 60 Miles (100 Kms.)
1,926,132
Within 90 Miles (150 Kms.)
3,259,252

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