Price: $12,900,000.00Virtual Tour: Virtual Tour
Acreage, Cattle Ranch, Farm, Home with Acreage, Hunting Land, Ranch, Recreational Land, Rural Business
Barn, Borders National Forest, Corrals, Creek, Electricity, Equine Facilities, Fishing, Game-Proof Fence, Guest Ranch, Hunting, Lake, Lodge, Timber
MLS Number: MO132218
Property Documents: N/A
Your new lifestyle awaits you with this premier retreat & bison ranch operation set in the beautiful Ozark mountains of Southeast Missouri! 1709 acres with spectacular views from the 3rd highest point in the state of Missouri & surrounded on 3 sides by Mark Twain National Forest. Excellent hunting on the property & in the National Forest! The Sayers family farm for over 80 years provides so much from business to pleasure, it is all offered at this ultimate specialty property currently used for multiple businesses including corporate retreats, bison meat sales & many recreational activities for all ages. The beautiful 5 bedroom, 4 1/2 bath stone & cedar lodge headquarters has a large, commercial, entertaining kitchen. St. Louis chefs come to the lodge to offer some of the finest meals around. The lodge can sleep 9 people & there is additional room for 11 people at the other homes on the property. The lodge headquarters has 6,222 sq. ft. Of living area. The home has high wood ceilings & massive wood beams. The great room features wood flooring from walnut, cedar & white oak trees from the property. There are rock pillars in the corners of the great room. Impressive, sunken bar with rock pillars, mahogany wood bar counter tops with bison décor inlays, ice maker, fridge & sink. The great room also includes a pool table, massive floor to ceiling log fireplace built with rocks from the farm. There are huge exposed oak beams with buck plates. Knotty pine walls upstairs, central vacuum, 2 spiral staircases, wi-fi throughout the home, DSL & intercom system. Safe room & small cellar. Putting green, 20’ x 50’ swimming pool, & tennis court. Pergola for pig roasting at the poolside! Hot tub seats 8 people. The second home has 3,00 sq. ft. plus a pool also. The third home is a Sears & Roebuck home & the fourth home is a reproduction of the Sears & Roebuck home. The 5th home is a 2 story farmhouse that has been updated & is close to the airstrip. Campers & tenters are welcome also! Up to 300 guests can be accommodated at the famous YMCA Trout Lodge & Camp Lakewood facility just 3 miles away. The operating bison ranch has approx. 600 bison included with the sale of the property with a complete package of bison meat sales with a customer list of 10,000, country store, packaging & shipping facilities, private offices, 100 seat theater for film viewing, meetings & meals. Bison ranch tours & bison hunts are also offered on a regular basis. The 70 acre spring-fed lake has a white sandy beach, pavilion, covered triple stall boat dock with electric lifts for 2 pontoons & 1 speed boat, bathhouse. Business opportunities galore for a vacation destination, weddings, retreats, parties of all kinds with a 4,500 sq. ft. dancing area. A spectacular 75’ water fountain lights up the lake. The amphitheater near the lake seats 90 people. An additional 8 acre lake is just a short canal distance away with luxury home development plans already designed. 3 miles of the beautiful fishing stream, called Forche Renault, is on the property with trout & small mouth bass. 12 springs, 10 stocked ponds & a 3 acre lake. Dirt landing airstrip of 2,550'. Natural cave with large, front room that would be great for wine tasting activities! Pretty pine trees, rolling pastures, marketable timber, 6 asphalt roads & 19 miles of chat roads. Sporting clay course, 21 shooting stations, 13 throwing houses, all automatically computer programmed for different degrees of difficulty. Assault rifle range, off road jeep & ATV trails cover 51 miles throughout the property. 1,000 tons of hay production annually, 50 miles of fencing, additional acreage could be available. Extensive equipment list included for the operation of the ranch, tours & sporting activities! This is a phenomenal property with so much to offer the outdoor enthusiast, rancher & even more potential with all of the additional business opportunities that are available! Come see your dream property & begin your new life in the peaceful Ozark valleys!