This is a great tract located in a desirable location in southern Columbia County, Fl. The property is situated ½ mile west of SW Ichetucknee Ave, on county maintained Ford Road and Daisy Road. Only 3.5 miles to the northern entrance to Ichetucknee Springs State Park, the property is 38 miles from Gainesville and less than 20 miles from Lake City. Jacksonville is only 76 miles from the property and the closest community is Ft. White. This rural countryside area has a good mix of small farms, managed timberland and scattered small homesites.
The rolling topography has elevations from 65 to 80 feet with sandy soils. The property is well suited for forestry, agriculture, horse farms and small residential estate development. It has been owned by the current landowners' family since the 1960'S and managed for forestry. Scattered hardwood and longleaf pines populate the tract. One of the longleaf trees is 31” in diameter, which is only 4” from being the state record. The landowners currently have a contract to chip the smaller brushy hardwood trees, leaving scattered pine and hardwood trees. Portions of the property that have been partially cleared provide a great view of the rolling landscape on this property, as well as the neighboring properties.
The land is home to white-tailed deer, wild turkeys, bobwhite quail and other native wildlife. Call us so that we can give you a personal tour of this getaway in beautiful south Columbia County.
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Directions to Land
From Lake City, take SR 247 south. Turn left on 25th Rd, then left on Carpenter Rd., right on SW Hartford Way. Turn left (east) onto SW Daisy Rd. SW Daisy Rd turns due south in about a half in about.5 miles. The tract is on your left about.5 miles south of the big southward turn, starting at Ford lane and running a half mile down SW Daisy road.
From Gainesville, take US 441 North about 18 miles to High Springs. Take US Hwy 27 about 10.5 miles to Fort White. Turn Right onto N 1st St. Head N (FL Hwy 47 (N 1st St) for 2.2 miles. Turn left on SW Elim Church Rd (CR 238) and go 3.9 miles. Turn right on Spruce Rd( JUST PAST SW Ichetucknee Ave) Spruce Rd turn sharply left for a short distance. Turn R on SW Spruce St., then turn left on SW Merciful Pl and right onto SW Daisy RD. Tract is on your right about a half mile past the intersection with Hartford Rd on your left. It runs along the right side of SW Daisy Rd to Ford Lane.
From Jacksonville, take US I-10 west to US 90, then west to Lake City. Turn South on FL Hwy 47 towards Fort White for about 11 miles. Turn right on CR 240. In about 4 miles, turn left onto SW Ichetucknee Ave., then in about 2 miles, turn left onto Ford Lane. Tract is on the left in about.5 miles and runs along the left side of Ford Ln to the intersection with SW Daisy Rd.