Sheds Corner Preserve, New York
Property Types: Vacant Land, Timber Land
Activities & Amenities
NY land with mixed hardwood timber, trails, fields, views and adjoins State Land for sale. The property has about 442 acres of mixed hardwood timber and softwoods, dominated by hard maple, cherry, red oak, ash, hemlock, beech and more. The softwoods are comprised of red pine, spruce and larch which are abundant enough for you to build your own log cabin home or camp with! A timber inventory was made in 2019 by FORECON, Inc. showing a current volume of about 1,728,200 boardfeet of timber, doyle log rule, across the ownership. This significant volume/value makes this a terrific timber investment property that will provide sustainable income long-term.
There are also about 30 acres of agricultural fields currently being tended for hay. There is no lease in place and the owners are simply keeping the fields productive in exchange for the farming activity. The upper (north) field accessed from Corkinsville Road also has a fantastic view including Cazenovia Lake on a clear day. The balance of the property is in mixed stages of transition from brush to forest, making ideal habitat for a variety of species.
There is no lack of evidence of deer, turkey, grouse, squirrels and more throughout the property. The mix of vegetative cover coupled with abundant food and water sources make this a fantastic property for all forms of hunting or wildlife viewing pursuits. In addition, there is an outstanding internal network of trails easily navigated by hiking, ATV, UTV/RTV, horse, mountain bike and are even well laid-out for cross-country skiing. The internal road system leads to the north end of the property at Corkinsville Road which is also a snowmobile road at this location, providing direct access to the trails from this property.
As a bonus, the property also adjoins NYS Forest (Tioughnioga Wildlife Management Area) along a large portion of the east side and at the north end of the property providing even more room to roam. There is also a small ¼ acre pond and a small tributary stream to Pleasant Valley creek on the property.
This magnificent property has all the best attributes of rural land all in one place. It is also only minutes to boating and fishing at Cazenovia Lake, Tuscarora Lake, DeRuyter Reservoir, Highland Forest County Park for cross-country skiing and hiking, Toggenburg Mountain for skiing and much more.
All oil, gas, mineral and timber rights transfer. The property has about 2,700 feet of road frontage on Barrett Road and 6,700 feet on Corkinsville Road. Barrett Road is fully maintained along part of the road front and becomes a seasonal use road. Corkinsville Road is a seasonal use road. Electric is available at road front at Barrett Road.