Magnificent Country Home Looking Over a Beautiful Lagoon
Alexandria, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania
Considering the times we live in, this secure compound is completely self-sufficient while offering a peaceful and quiet country living lifestyle. Located in Porter Township approximately 30 minutes from State College, Pennsylvania and Penn State University, this astonishing 725-acre oasis is nothing short of spectacular. A private road through the scenic woodlands leads to this remote self-sufficient property with an outstanding log cabin home. The pristine architecture of the exposed logs, hardwood floors, and exposed beams make the home more inviting. Majestic views surround with rich timber on one side and the little Juniata River on the other, with 1.5 miles of river frontage including an ideal place for swimming in the private lagoon, fishing in the river, and an abundant wildlife including deer, turkey, bear, fox, and an active bald eagle's nest. With state game lands directly on the other side of the river, the land will never be developed so the view will never be disrupted. This permanent getaway is the epitome of luxury country living with a private boat dock that can be used for water activities such as swimming, boating, jet skiing, kayaking, paddle boarding, and so much more. There is plenty of space to set up a greenhouse and grow your own food on 5 food plots and have bonfires while looking up at the stars on a clear summer or fall evening. Acres of woods allows for outdoor activities including hiking, hunting, setting up your own gun or archery range, 4-wheeling, and motor biking. There is also plenty of space to raise animals such as horses, cows, chickens, and room to build barns, paddocks, and grain storage. The main log home boasts 4 bedrooms as well as a loft that could be used for bunk beds if needed, 3 full and 2 half baths, and 4200 square feet that includes an entertainment area with a full bar plus a backup generator. This compound is completely self-sufficient with fresh spring water that also supplies a moderate cabin and hunting and fishing areas. Breathtaking views await from many areas of the home as well as magnificent views from the covered back deck. The detached 3 bays garage could be used for storage of an array of vehicles. Plus is has gas pump for regular and diesel fuel and additional space for a workshop or hobby area. The cabin home could be used for guests or extended family that want their own privacy and space from the main house. A fresh spring supplies it with water while propane heats the home. This secure compound is just a short commute to the well-known Raystown Lake and the fantastic town of State College, where you have access to enjoying entertainment, restaurants, shops, golfing, and much more. State College offers sporting events such as Penn State football, wrestling, hockey, and basketball. As well as festivals such as 4th fest, the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, and various concerts and activities. You will have access to great hospitals such as Geisinger Medical Group and Penn State Mount Nittany Center and easy access to New York, Pittsburg, and even Philadelphia. Timber and Potential mineral rights fully convey with the property. Considering the times we live in, this is a must have property.
, Lusk & Associates Sotheby's International Realty