Julie Chappell - Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage Realty
4633 Big Johns Store Road
Pleasant Hill, NC 27866


Have you ever dreamed of owning an historic mill pond or you own lake. Historic Conwell Mill Pond is for sale and waiting for it's new owner. This 86 +/- acre income producing property has great potential and multiple uses for the new owner. Currently being used as a home site with a beautiful log cabin overlooking the historical Conwell Millpond that was established in 1857. During the civil war, many skirmishes and battles were fought near this Millpond and in nearby areas. Earth works and cannon sites are still visible in one area of the property.There are two rental homes on the property. One is a home built on the original foundation of the old grist mill. The other small rental home with a 20' by 24' metal garage and workshop. Fishing has always been a part of the Millpond history and the old store still remains on the property that served fisherman for many years sellin bait, tackle ,coca cola and nabs to it's visitors and fisherman. Fishing memberships are now purchased by a 8 members who enjoy catching the brim, speckled perch and bass that are plentiful in the pond. This serves as another income stream for the new owner. Wildlife is seen in abundance and daily around the pond with bear, turkey, geese, deer and ducks. This lake has a flooded timber area at the head of the lake that has served as a waterfowlers dream for many years. Red heads, mallards and wood ducks have all been harvested from this area of the property. There could be lease potential for the new owner for waterfowlers to add income production. The 86.66 +/- acre property is a combination of four tracts being sold as one: Tract 1 is 14.89 +/- acres and has the 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom, with large loft that is all log construction. The home faces the pond with beautiful views out the large open windows from both levels of the home or from the large deck on the front of the home. There is also a two car garage with a finsihed upstairs currently being used as an office. This too is all log construction along with another small log structure being used as a storgae shed. Located out back is an enclosed metal workshop and a large shelter to store tractors and equipment under. There is even a small pond in the side yard beside log home. Tract 2 is 6.64 +/- acre field adjacent to the residence currently being farmed and planted in soybeans. Tract 3 is a 10.94 +/- acre timber tract with a portion of the trees in the CREP program. Tract 4 is the 54.19 +/- acre tract with the millpond on it. On this parcel are the two rental homes. The home built atop the original grist mill foundation is a 1 1/2 story, 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath that host amazing views from both levels. It even has awalk out boat dock under the house. This home also has a large deck where you can sit and enjoy the views and wildlife. Near the boathouse is a covered shelter and a nice walkway over the water flowing from under the house. On the south side of the lake is another rental home that offers 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. It has a 20' x 24' metal workshop and garage. Hosting beautiful views from anywhere on this lot and from the house over the mill pond. Situated just 3 miles off Hwy 301 and less than 15 minutes from I-95, this property is an outdoor enthusist dream. Bring the family or use this be


Days On Site111


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Area Information

CityPleasant Hill
Zip Code27866
Community NameNot In Subdivision
Listing VS Median (in Not In Subdivision)
low | high
100% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 11/19/2018
MLS Number: 100128599
Listing Provided By:
A. Scott Hicks  of  Whitetail Properties Real Estate L.L.C.