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19 acre Homesite for Sale in Craven County NC!

If you have been looking for the perfect property to build your country estate this tract is right for you! 19 +/- acres that is very private and secluded on a private road, just a few seconds from town but miles away from the rest of the world. Call Billy McOwen at 252-305-6720 today to schedule a showing!

19 acre Homesite for Sale in Craven County NC! Located on a private road, off Hwy 43 in Vanceboro, NC this unique offering is the perfect blend of privacy and open space to enjoy everything a country estate style home site can provide. Imagine sunset evenings by the fire pit or sunrise coffee in the morning overlooking your property, build you dream home with enough land to do whatever you desire. This property truly is perfect for a rural country estate style home!

The property consists of approximately 10.5+/- acres of timberland at the back of the property and the remaining 8.5+/- acres of open lands are currently in farm production. There is already power on site, this property sits off of a private road and is sectioned off from all of the neighboring lands. If you have been looking for location with peace and solitude, as well as, a home site with an incredible view then look no further, this property is right for you! Be sure to ask about the neighboring 36 acre parcel that could be added to this assemblage.

The Town of Vanceboro covers approximately 1176 acres in Craven County and has a modest population of approximately 1,020. Vanceboro is a community built on small town values and has preserved its vast farmland opportunities. Nestled in between New Bern and Greenville, NC, Vanceboro is a small town but is close to some of the best amenities in Eastern North Carolina.

Nearby the County seat of New Bern is the states second oldest city, settled by the Swiss in 1710. Situated in Craven County, at the confluence of two mighty rivers, the Trent and the Neuse, New Bern is home to a vibrant, revitalized downtown filled with quaint shops, beautiful galleries, local restaurants with international and artisan flair and lots of outdoor activities. With a population of 30,291, New Bern is a small town with big city spirit.

Midway between historic New Bern and the beaches of the Crystal Coast, Havelock is proud to be home of Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point at Cherry Point and Fleet Readiness Center East. A city of 20,328, Havelock is a great place to live and work, blending old fashioned Southern hospitality with cultural diversity.

Nearby Greenville is widely recognized as the thriving cultural, educational, economic, and medical hub of Eastern North Carolina. Enjoy world-class events and East Carolina University and the Greenville Convention Center. Experience the vibrant art, live music, and culinary scene in the Uptown Greenville and Dickinson Avenue Districts. No matter where you find yourself in Greenville, NC you are sure to find yourself in good company!

Showings are made by appointment only, please contact the listing agent before entering the property. All qualified buyers must be escorted by a licensed real estate professional at all times. This is a private property, please be respectful of the land owner, no drive by showings or trespassing please.

For more information on this listing and other land for sale in this county, contact Billy McOwen at 252-305-6720 or by email at bmcowen@ or visit


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  • Property Features

    • Property State: North Carolina 
    • County: Craven 
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    • Price: $79,900 
  • Additional Information

    • Address: Off Hwy 43, Vanceboro, North Carolina 28586 
    • Acreage: 19 
    • MOPLS ID: 18292 
  • About the Agent

    Andrew Walters is an experienced land specialist who enjoys spending time outdoors. He is the Broker-In-Charge of the Greenville officewhere he manages the daily sales operations. He has developed a track record of being able to sell properties for top dollar in a timely manner. His passion for the outdoors was the driving force that led him to North Carolina State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology with a concentration in Wildlife Science in 2014. He was the President of the NCSU Quality Deer Management Association club. He is a freelance outdoor writer and has had over a dozen featured articles in the Wildlife in NC magazine, Quality Whitetails, as well as, Mossy Oak Gamekeepers. He is also a major contributor to the Mossy Oak Properties NC Land and Farms weekly blog, the Management Minute. His extensive knowledge of wildlife management and tree species provides him the unique ability to help clients manage their property to maximum potential. Andrew also specializes in rural residential properties as well as real estate involved in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Contact Andrew today to find out how he can help you find and manage your next dream property.
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