SOLD!! 57 Acres of Farm Land and Lodge For Sale in Hyde County NC!

Looking for that perfect spot to build an impoundment in Hyde County? Would you like to have a Cabin or Lodge already in place and ready to hunt? Check out this gem Off Middle Creek, with 37 acres recently cleared for Ag, and a newly renovated 3 bedroom home sitting on a total of 57 acres, this is a prime location ready to hunt Deer and Bear or build your next Duck Impoundment. Everything you need to enjoy the outdoors in one of the best locations on the Eastern Flyway.

57 ac Hunting Land and Lodge for Sale in Hyde County NC! Check out this recently cleared land with a renovated 3 bedroom lodge located off Middle Creek Rd in Engelhard, NC! Prime location for a duck impoundment or hunting camp. If you like bear hunting and deer hunting this tract is surrounded by 100’s of acres of agriculture and is the perfect spot to bag the trophy of a lifetime. Hyde County is well known as one of the top duck hunting locations on the eastern seaboard and this spot is no exception!

The property is divided by a path stretching from Farrow Fork Rd to Middle Creek Rd and has several strips of timber and natural vegetation, perfect for wildlife to stage up before dusk. The property is ditched and drained and was recently retired out of a CREP program. This property has just been cleared and has 37 acres being returned to Ag land! With no competing impoundments nearby this spot would be ideal to construct several impounded areas surrounded by cover, perfect for birds seeking shelter and food. This property is sandwiched right between the sound and the refuge impoundments on the south side of Lake Mattamuskeet.

Not only does the Atlantic Flyway pass directly over the region, but it covers massive Pamlico Sound that borders the eastern and southern edges of Hyde County. In addition, Lake Mattamuskeet and the Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge are in the middle of the county, while just to the north is Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge (and Pungo Lake, another outstanding winter waterfowl impoundment). Swan Quarter National Wildlife Refuge, accessed from U.S. 264 at Rose Bay, lies to the southwest.

Most years, with cold, winter weather arriving up north, rafts of ducks, geese and swans descend upon Pamlico Sound and Hyde Countys major impoundments, streams and rivers, where they spend nearly five months awaiting the spring thaw before returning to the upper prairie states, Canadian provinces east of the Rocky Mountains and Alaska.

Gull Rock draws waterfowl hunters from across North Carolina and Virginia, probably because it includes the massive Loop Road impoundment, which can attract thousands of birds when weather conditions are too dicey on Pamlico Sound to permit resting and feeding.

At 50,000 acres, Lake Mattamuskeet which survived several multi-million dollar efforts to drain it and convert its rich bottomland into crop fields near the turn of the 19th century is the largest natural body of water totally inside the states borders. Extremely shallow (average depth is two feet), the lake has extensive wetlands at its borders and is a haven for geese, swans, dabblers, divers and puddle ducks. (

This property is shown by appointment only please contact the listing agent to make those arrangements in advance of a visit. For more information on this and other Land for Sale in Hyde County NC call BILLY MCOWEN at 252-305-6720, email BMCOWEN@MOSSYOAKPROPERTIES.COM or visit MOPLANDMAN.COM.


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  • Property Features

    • Property State: North Carolina 
    • County: Hyde 
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    • Price: $269,000 
  • Additional Information

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    • Finished Area: 1200 
    • Address: 1265 Middle Creek Rd, Engelhard, NC 27824 
    • Acreage: 57 
    • MOPLS ID: 53130 
  • 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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