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"Edith's Farm" ~ c. 1870 ~ 19+ Acres ~ Dymer Creek





Productive farm just outside the Town of Kilmarnock with water frontage on Simmons Pond and the headwaters of Dymer Creek. Fine for kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, or fishing with a John boat. There is no water view from the farm house, but there is a nice homesite on the creek. The 1870's farmhouse is set back from the road for nice privacy, and has a lovely tree-lined driveway. The spacious yard is shaded by mature trees, including pecans and apple trees. Approximately 13 acres is under cultivation as cropland and generates $599.00/year in rental income.

The farmhouse enjoys a new heat pump for central HVAC, plus a cozy wood stove in the more recently added Family Room. The large Country Kitchen has white-tile countertops, wall oven, and electric cooktop with range hood, and a pass-through to the Family Room. A formal Dining Room, Living Room, Foyer and Utility Room complete the first floor. The upstairs has four bedrooms and 2 full baths, and most of the bedrooms have their own vanities ensuite. The floors have wall-to-carpet, and the walls are panelled.

A detached building offers an enclosed workshop, a covered carport with concrete pad, and an open equipment shed. The workshop has upper level storage. Both an artesian well and a shallow well (good for gardening) are on the property. There is an old road that leads down to the waterfront where there is 419' of frontage along Simmons Pond (no access, but pretty views) and 394' of frontage along Dymer Creek. There is a dam across the head of the creek forming a freshwater pond, which is owned by the property across the creek. Great location for a home business or a Pick-Your-Own farm! Plenty of room for horses!





Exclusively offered for $249,000.



The front walk to the formal entry is lined with boxwood. There is a covered deck on the left side that leads to the family room.
 

The house is clad in durable, low-maintenance, aluminum siding.
 


The first floor family room is a more recent addition and has a chimney for a cozy wood stove.
 


This versatile, detached building offfers an enclosed Workship with upstairs storage, a two-car carport, plus an open equipment shed on the back.
 

Productive cropland! Planted in soybeans currently; typical rotation is soybeans, winter wheat, and corn.
 

The headwaters of Dymer Creek offers water depth of 2-feet plus or minus. There are 394-feet plus or minus feet of creek shore.
 

The property also fronts on Simmons Pond. There is a dam across the creek forming this freshwater pond. There are 419-feet plus or minus of shoreline on the pond, which is privately owned by the property across the creek.
 

The farmhouse is set well back from the paved state road and enjoys a beautiful tree-line driveway.
 

This deer stand is down by the creek.
 

An open equipment shed is built onto the back of the detached workshop.
 

The Family Room has a raised hearth and woodstove. This room does not have heating & cooling ducts, but is open to the rest of the house.
 

The Country Kitchen offers white tiled countertops, wall oven, and electric cooktop with range hood.
 
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Bruce & Jill Anderson

Telephone: 804-436-5251

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Bruce & Jill Anderson are agents with: 
Jim & Pat Carter Real Estate, Inc. 
P.O. BOX 7 
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WHITE STONE, VA 22578 
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