297 Acres of Timber and Hunting Land For Sale in Gates County NC and Suffolk VA!

Offering a 297 acre managed timber investment tract in Gates County North Carolina and Suffolk Virginia. The state line splits the property with 237.5 acres in North Carolina and 59.5 acres in Virginia. Plenty of elbow room and excellent hunting potential on the doorstep of Hampton Roads!

Offering a 297 acre managed timber investment tract in Gates County North Carolina and Suffolk Virginia. The state line splits the property with 237.5 acres in North Carolina and 59.5 acres in Virginia. The tract is located 5 miles west of the dismal Swamp and a little over eight miles, by the way the crow flies, south of the Suffolk airport. There are two gated access points on Union Branch Road where it has over a half mile of road frontage. There are a number of interior roads and trails providing good access through the property as well as a power line easement crossing 0.7 miles of the tract on its northwest side. There are no improvements or structures on the property. There should be no problem finding an approved building site for a country estate or weekend getaway / hunting lodge. The timber stand breakdown is approximately 51 acres replanted in 2000 and recently thinned. This stand will be the first to yield a return on your investment. 126 acres was replanted in 2017 and is established and growing well. The remaining acreage is either in natural pine regeneration from 2004 or natural hardwood bottom land.

Besides the timber investment potential on this property the other major highlight is the incredible recreation and hunting opportunities here. The species available will be whitetail deer, wild turkeys, black bears, ducks and small game. The different timber types and stand ages provide the diversity necessary for exceptional hunting. It’s an excellent setup for a serious wildlife manager or a weekend warrior. The only thing really missing here are some strategically placed Biologic food plots on the power line, logging decks and other well thought-out locations which will immediately increase the wildlife carrying capacity of this property. Sky’s the limit on a property this size and in this region of North Carolina and Virginia. The incredible bonus here is the ability the hunt in both States because of the overlap in ownership. With this much potential this close to Hampton roads don’t put off the opportunity to come experience this property.

For more information on this and other Timber and Hunting Land in North Carolina, contact Bryan DeHart at 252-473-8632, email bdehart@mossyoakproperties.com, or visit our website nclandandfarms.com.


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  • Property Features

    • Property State: North Carolina 
    • County: Gates 
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    • Price: $545,000 
  • Additional Information

    • Address: Off Rd 1305, Corapeake, NC 27926 
    • Acreage: 297 
    • MOPLS ID: 54027 
  • 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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