Raccoon Riverfront Acreage

Price: Pending
Acreage: 42
County: Greene
State: Iowa

Property Description

Tucked into the hillside of Porter Hill sits one of the most beautiful properties in west central Iowa. This one of a kind property offers a multitude of opportunities. Sitting on the banks of the Raccoon River with over 0.5 mile of riverbank to fish for catfish and walleyes. If you love to kayak, it has an easy access sandbar in lower levels to launch your kayaks and the ability to camp on it and have a campfire. The surrounding timber and properties are filled with turkeys and deer, and QDM is practiced on many of the area properties. There is also a fenced pasture area that gives you the opportunity to have horses or a few head of cattle to complete your farming lifestyle. There is a lean-to cattle shed with concrete flooring, and a corral and gates to keep your livestock out of the weather. The landowner just re-enrolled the 14 acres into CRP for $173 per acre for 15 years, giving you some additional income. Sitting next to the house is a large, 30'x45' machine shed with concrete flooring that gives you plenty of storage for tractors, mowers, and vehicles. The house was built in 1969 and the lower level is tucked into the hillside helping to reduce heating expenses. This charming home offers 3 bedrooms and 2 baths with a total of 1,960 square feet of space and an open floor plan in the living and kitchen area. If you are looking for a truly unique property that offers many enjoyable activities all on your very own piece of heaven, this property is for you!

Property Features

  • Home was built in 1969
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 baths
  • 1,960 sq. ft.
  • Propane and wood-burning stove
  • Home is built into hillside
  • Multiple smaller outbuildings
  • 30'x45' machine shed with concrete floor
  • Lean-to cattle shed
  • 14 acres CRP with 15 years at $173/ acre
  • Fenced pasture
  • 2 creeks
  • Turkey hunting
  • Deer hunting
  • Neighborhood practices QDM
  • 1/2 mile of river access on Raccoon River
  • Fishing for catfish and walleye
  • Kayaking
  • 3.6 miles from Scranton
  • Only 0.5 mile of gravel
  • 22 minutes to Carroll, IA
  • 45 minutes to Boone, IA
  • Shown by appointment only
  • No trespassing

Property Address

528 195th St., Scranton, IA