8701 NE Hwy 17, Arcadia, Florida, 34266
562+/- Acre ranch for sale in Brownville, near Arcadia, DeSoto County, Florida. Rarely is a large acreage property with such unique and outstanding qualities available. A wonderful mix of vibrant and healthy ecosystems and habitats filled with native Florida wildlife and plants. Working Cattle Operation with well-designed pastures and cattle rotation systems. New cow pens and 6-strand barbwire around the perimeter of the ranch.
Numerous watering holes, and nutrition stations. 140x60 Metal building with parking and storage facilities. Sand Gully Creek is an ancient natural creek which meanders through the ranch and flows into the mighty Peace River. This picturesque waterway will provide opportunities to explore and play. The creek is major part of the ecosystem, providing the life force that is the heart and soul of the ranch.The Lodge is located on high and dry land , in a private setting with gate access.
The extra large manufactured cottage has electricity, air conditioning, a full kitchen, full bath and sleeping accommodations. Enjoy starry evenings on the back porch enjoying the solitude and peace and quiet.The property has a predominance of uplands comprised of grassy pastures for cattle grazing and natural Oak Hammocks, and Cypress Stands. Healthy abundance of wildlife including turkey, deer, and feral hogs. Unlimited opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, cycling, hunting, fishing, four-wheeling, wading and shooting- including bows, powder, guns, targets and clays.