25702 Big Buffalo Rd, Stover, Missouri, 65078
THIS PROPERTY IS A ONE OF A KIND MANICURED AND IN PRISTINE CONDITION. The "BATES HOLLOW FARM" main log home was constructed in 2010 using logs from the 1800s. Two guest log cabins and a manufactured home(Property sleeps 20 people comfortably) all on 887+/-ac in the Ozark Mountains near Lake of the Ozarks. This property is pure paradise, with world class deer and turkey hunting, food plots and excellent fishing. This Property offers high speed internet which allows you to work from home. Annual taxes are approx. $3345. a year
Constructed in 2010 using reclaimed hand-hewn logs that were originally from a log home in PA. These logs were originally cut in the 1800s, logs were shipped to MO and reconstructed. This cabin has so much history and every detail has been thought through to recreate this home. The 20x30 section of the home is 2 stories and holds the living room, kitchen, and loft with open cathedral ceilings. The living room has a large open wood burning fireplace (double flu for basement woodstove hookup) and hand-hewn mantle, living room is open to the second-floor loft. The kitchen has a SS Wolf double oven, Thermador 5 burner cooktop with downdraft ventilator, SS dishwasher, built in refrigerator/freezer with barn wood facing and large farm sink. The loft is currently being used as an office and a non-conforming bedroom that is accessed through what was a large window in the front cabin. The 20x25 section of the cabin is also 2 stories containing the pantry, guest bedroom, main bathroom, and shower on the first floor. The second floor has a huge main bedroom with the main bathroom, claw foot tub, gold mining pan sink, water closet toilet and shower. All the flooring is pine from an old barn granary that is skip planed, milled with tongue and grooved finished with satin urethane. Full basement that has never been wet, 2 work benches, a full kitchen with range, commercial double sink, stainless steel butcher tables, a 4x8 worktable and built-in flu to add a wood stove. Basement has a large Liberty fireproof gun safe that is permanently fastened to the wall and floor. Propane hot water heater, water softener, 2 large freezers, refrigerator and washer and dryer. All appliances in both kitchens stay with the home including the washer, dryer, and gun safe. Chinking between the logs are Perma-Chink with foam insulation backing. Cabin has been treated with Timber Borate to prevent boring insects, has also been treated for termites. Chimney has recently been treated with waterproofing and a chimney cap and drip edge. Three-sided large country porch with old school bell overlooking a beautiful valley, pond and firepit. Windows are aluminum clad thermal wooden Kolbe windows. Central air and forced air propane heat along with a 200-amp breaker box. There is an external hookup and transfer switch generator that is wired to power the furnace, water pump for the well, entertainment center, lights, refrigerators, and freezers.
There are 2 additional log cabins on the property, the first one called the “Guest Cabin” is 18x20 and was first built in the 1850s, it was taken down and moved from 2 miles away and reconstructed by the Barnwood Builders season 2 episode 2 of their TV show. This cabin has running water and electricity. Queen antique bed on the main level with twin beds in the loft, wood stove, propane heat, window ac, hot water, full enclosed bathroom with copper soaking tub, kitchen sink and antique ice box. The furnishings in this cabin will convey with the property. It has an amazing front porch as it sits by a stream surrounded by mature Ozark timber. The second log cabin called the “Bunkhouse” is also from the 1800s and was reconstructed on the property. Its 12x18 sleeps 6 adults, 4 on the main floor, 2 in the loft, woodstove, kerosene lamps, this cabin does not currently have power or water but could be added. Both cabins are just a stone’s throw from the main home. Both cabins are spotless and meticulously maintained.
Hunting Property For Sale in Benton County, Missouri
Premier 887+/-ac Hunting Property with Trophy Whitetail and Turkey Hunting. Located near Stover Mo, part of the land is in Morgan County and the other part in Benton County. This property has been managed for trophy deer hunting, there have been tremendous bucks harvested from this property in the last 11 years. There are over 8 miles of cleared and maintained trails that are accessible by truck or UTV. There is 30+/- tillable acres currently in food plots. Currently there are 13+/-ac in Alfalfa that is super thick and lush. The remainder of the food plots are in oats and beans. 2 small ponds and multiple creeks that provide plenty of water for the wildlife and a stocked pond by the log home that provides tremendous fishing opportunity with a dock. There are 47 tree stands, ladder stands and box blinds already set and ready to hunt from located in strategic locations along game trails. It is nothing to see 50 deer from one sitting and the quality of bucks is amazing. There are also large landowners around the property that adds to the opportunity of that 160” plus buck. There are 6 gated access points to the property from county-maintained roads, so access is never a problem. This property holds mature timber from white oaks to giant walnuts. This area is known to hold big deer and when you combine that with excellent wildlife management practices and very low harvest numbers it creates a hunting mecca. This farm consistently produces large bucks and are allowed to grow to maturity.
This property is so unique there is no way I can explain how tranquil and breathtaking it truly is. You will be absolutely amazed at all the history attention to detail and how exceptionally well it has been taken care of. Everything is perfect, there has been no expense spared in the building of the homes or the many outbuildings. There are numerous outbuildings that were already on the property that have all been re roofed and remodeled. 36x36 barn with power and water, this barn also has a 36x24 loft with stairs for great access and 9 ft drive through barn doors. In 2019 they built a new 2 car garage with a concrete slab, rough sawn oak siding, and electric garage door. There is an original outhouse on the property the owners have completely redone by adding a new roof, running water and electricity. The waste from the outhouse has a pump that lifts it to the main cabins septic system which was pumped in 2020.
Manufactured home built in 1993 has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, central heat, and air, and comes fully furnished. This home is in tremendous shape as the sellers are perfectionist. New roof was installed in 2013 and has an artesian well. At this location there are 2- 30x40 metal buildings one is insulated with power and water, air-conditioning, wood stove and 12’ garage door. The second building is not insulated and has a 10’ tall door. There is also a 15x60 equipment shed enclosed on 3 sides, perfect for all your equipment with 5 bays and a gravel floor.
The main cabin was constructed in 2010 by Sherman from (The Barnwood Builders) the sellers and a local Mennonite Family. The homes are in perfect condition, the furniture, and all equipment it takes to maintain the property may be purchased at an additional reasonable cost. The land has been managed for trophy hunting. There is a garden that has been completely organic for the last 11 years. If you dream of a log home in the Ozark mountains that everyone will envy, there is no doubt you have just found what dreams are made of. Call Bret Brown with United Country Real Estate for your private showing 816-832-7106. Bret will be at all showings and will take several hours to tour the property and homes. He has a climate controlled UTV with plenty of water and snacks for each showing. All your questions will be answered thoroughly and promptly. Call or e-mail Bret today email@example.com call or text 816-832-7106 Proof of funds will be required before a showing.