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Fixer upper alert! Four acres in Ohio. $59,000! Circa 1940.

July 9, 2018

$59,000! Located on four acres in Rutland, Ohio. Home was owned by the Sutherlands of Rutland for over 75 years. The woods and fields around the property will never be built on. Located 1/2 miles from United Plant Savers, a 380 acre botanical plant sanctuary. The neighborhood is known as “herb alley”. Herbalists from all over the country call that area home. Three bedrooms, one bathroom, and 2,400 square feet. $59,000

From the Zillow listing:


Call for private viewing. 740-590-2178. No land contract. This home site was owned by The Sutherland’s of Rutland, Ohio for over 75 years. Beautiful home that needs TLC. Great opportunity for someone who wants a sweet place in the country. Sits on 4 acres M/L. Zillow has it listed as 100 PLUS, but it is not. More acreage may be available. There are acres of woods and fields that surround this property that will never be built on. The sound of the wind in the trees is amazing. Serene area , and has great potential for a beautiful homestead. There are 2 out buildings both with concrete floors, water and electric had been on in these buildings. One outbuilding is approx. 40 x 50
What I love about the home
Located 1/2 mile from United Plant Savers 380 acre Botanical Plant sanctuary. 8 miles from Historic Pomeroy, Ohio and only 24 miles from Athens, Ohio. The neighborhood is known as “Herb Alley” with herbalists from all over the country now calling this region their home. Quiet, lush, great soil , and the land surrounding this property is privately owned and well taken care of.

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