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20 acres near the Pamlico Sound in North Carolina. Circa 1890. $162,500

October 25, 2019

Located just off the Pamlico Sound! The property has a duck impoundment. This home was built in 1890. It is located on 20 acres in Engelhard, North Carolina. There are 18 acres of tillable land. The home has bead board ceilings. There are two screened in porches on the back of the house. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,648 square feet. $162,500

From the Zillow listing:


This one wont last long! Located in Engelhard, NC just off the Pamlico Sound, this 20 acre tract features a 3 bedroom 2 bath lodge, small duck impoundment, and roughly 18 acres of farm land. Ample room to expand the impoundment! With 20 total acres, roughly 18 acres consists of tillable farm land. A small duck impoundment, +/-2 acres, sits in the center of the farm land and can be easily expanded. The impoundment has not been active in a few years but is located just off the waters of the Pamlico Sound and in a great area for waterfowl hunting. If waterfowl hunting is not of interest, the farm land can be leased for income, converted into pasture land, or put into a conservation easement. Endless options on this tract! The home is believed to be built in the late 1890s, although it has been kept in great shape over the years. Hardwood floors are found throughout the home along with wood panel on the walls and wood ceilings. There is a covered front porch entrance perfect for a few rocking chairs and sitting area along with 2 back porches on both sides of the home that are screened in. Inside you will find 9 foot ceilings downstairs with one large bedroom, the living room, full bathroom, and kitchen area. Lots of windows provide natural lighting year round and a little extra heat in the colder winter months. Electric appliances are found in the kitchen and plenty of room for a large dinner table. A beautiful wooden staircase leads you upstairs to 2 more bedrooms a full bathroom and loft area for additional beds. The home does not come furnished. This property is perfect for a group of hunters, with plenty of room for lodging. You could have a duck impoundment right out of your back door and access to public hunting on the Pamlico Sound as well! The property is shown by appointment only! No Trespassing. Call to schedule an appointment today!


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