Jan 23, 2018 - Real Estate

Tired of urban life and looking to raise goats or vegetables? 4 best micro-farms for sale right now

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Top Micro-farm pick:

4500 Hamby Branch Road – $599,000

  • City: Concord, NC (Cabarrus County)
  • Specs: Historic (circa 1890) main house is 4 beds, 3 baths,  2,600 sq. ft. Guest house is 2 beds, 1.5 baths, 1,730 sq. ft. Property is 7.25 acres. This property receives top pick for having the best overall house and land combo. 
  • Noted: Listing mentions the “goats and chickens are optional to keep,” and the photos of them are extremely cute. 
  • Listing: This property is for sale by owner.
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From the listing: “Goats and chickens are optional to keep.”

3 runners-up:

6382 Beam Lumber Road – $589,900

  • City: Vale, NC (Lincoln County)
  • Specs: Historic (circa 1890) house is 3 beds, 3 baths, 2,605 sq. ft. Property is 55 acres.  
  • Noted: Acres of blueberries, fruit and nut trees, most irrigated; 2 pastures for goats and a milking shed; the 9 outbuildings include a chapel. 
  • Listing: Marsha Jordan, Apple Realty (of Lincolnton, Inc), has the listing, (704) 736-9559
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Outbuildings include the goat barn, milking shed, and this chapel

11628 Abernathy Road$747,000

  • City: Charlotte, 28216
  • Specs: 3 beds, 3 baths, 2,942 sq. ft., 16.6 acres, 4 gated pastures, 40×40 barn.
  • Noted: Property has boulders, therapy pool and sauna.
  • Listing: Michelle Andrews, Bee Home Solutions, has the listing, (704) 885-0488
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From the listing: “Dream of your own farm within minutes of Charlotte? Family compound? Gardens? Horses? Llamas? Sheep?”

3110 Weddington Road – $284,900

  • City: Monroe, NC (Union County)
  • Specs: 1920s farmhouse has 3 beds, 2 baths, 1,560 sq. ft., 5 acres.
  • Noted: 3 pastures, 4 barns/sheds, fruit and nut trees 
  • Listing: Fairy Boyce, Keller Williams Union County, has the listing, (704) 684-1000.
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From the listing: “This is truly a unique piece of Union County history. Bring your horses, livestock and pets!”
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