UNDER CONTRACT! 103 Acres of Hunting and Timber Land for Sale in Accomack County VA!

A Rare Find! – Over 100 ac of Prime Hunting and Timber Land on Virginia’s upper Eastern Shore. Close to water access, and suitable for development. Excellent internal road system with 1800′ of road frontage on Hwy 178.

Located at the corner of Hwy 178 and Country Club Rd in Melfa VA, this 103 ac Hunting and Timber Land for Sale in Accomack County VA is a rare find. With 3-phase power on site, and 1800′ of road frontage on Hwy 178, this property could be developed or held as a private estate or hunting preserve.

The property consists of 55 ac of prime merchantable timber, several large cleared areas perfect for a home or cabin site, with the balance set out in a variety of specimen trees left over from a former nursery operation. An excellent internal road system provides access to any part of the farm, and there is also a gated entry off Country Club Rd.

This property is loaded with wild game, enjoy great populations of Whitetail Deer and Turkey, as well as, a variety of small game and upland birds. The property is close to local water access, and is seconds away from the Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club (http://www.esycc.com/).

The nearby town of Onancock VA has much to offer visitors and residents alike. Along Market Street, mid 19th century homes were land bases for sea captains who sailed the bay in vessels large and small. Late 19th century houses with intricate Victorian gingerbread trim represent the flourishing steamboat era during which Onancock connected itself firmly to cosmopolitan Baltimore. Steepled 19th century churches with beautiful stained glass house active congregations now as for the past century.

Back to waterside life, today’s times sing out in sleek boats tied securely to the wharf. Glancing around as you walk up the street, you’ll see many grandfatherly trees and colorful new plantings of shrubs and flowers gracing the streets. (http://www.onancock.org/history.html)

All in all this property has everything the Eastern Shore in known for, access to the Chesapeake Bay, fantastic recreational and hunting opportunities, peace and solitude rich history and superb shopping and restaurants to suit the entire family.

For more information on this and other Hunting and Timber Land for Sale in Accomack County VA, contact Shannon Ansell at 757-470-9637, by email sansell@mossyoakproperties.com or visit mopva.com.


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  • Property Features

    • Property State: Virginia 
    • County: Accomack 
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    • Price: $399,000 
  • Additional Information

    • Address: Off Country Club Road, Melfa, VA 23410 
    • Acreage: 103 
    • MOPLS ID: 34255 
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    Shannon Ansell
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    Born and raised in the Tidewater and Eastern Carolina Region Shannon is the son of a local developer and builder. He has a passion for the outdoors as well as a passion for helping people through his career of over 19 years with the Chesapeake Fire Department. Shannon holds a B.S. degree from East Carolina University in Urban and Regional Planning with a concentration in Land Use and Economics. He is a licensed real estate agent with more than 21 years in the field and understands the intricacies of helping people through his Mossy Oak Properties to develop and maximize the benefits of land ownership. In addition to being an avid hunter and fisherman he understands people’s needs and is dedicated to helping people achieve their dreams of home ownership and land development. Shannon is also the president and owner of Hunter Homes Incorporated in Virginia and Rivercrest Homes Incorporated in North Carolina. He can not only assist you with finding your “fist full of dirt” but can also assist with building the home of your dreams from concept to closing. His team of professionals is hand-picked to provide you, the prospective home owner, with the best possible services available in the industry. As a farm and waterfront property owner he understands the importance and enjoyment that land ownership provides. So whether it’s residential, recreational, hunting, fishing or just an investment Shannon can assist you with all aspects of buying or selling. To find out why Mossy Oak Properties of Virginia is growing and why so many people are choosing to work with Shannon contact him today and let him start on searching for your dream property.
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