SOLD!! 24.5 Acres of Hunting and Timber Land for Sale in Nash County NC!

Middlesex, NC
24.5 acres

Off John Smith Road
Middlesex, NC 27557
United States

This listing is provided by Land and Farms Realty.

Looking for an affordable getaway just minutes away from Raleigh, NC! This property has spectacular stands of mature hardwoods, managed pine plantations and is loaded with wild game. This property is less than half a mile to Buckhorn Reservoir, has dedicated access the paved road, and is priced to sell! Don't let this one get away! Call today!

24.5 Acres of Hunting and Timberland For Sale in Nash County NC! This beautiful property is packed full of mature hardwoods and scattered stands of pines. There is a seasonal creek that flows through the property and was a hub of wildlife activity. There was plenty of sign from white-tailed deer and wild turkey as well. Wild turkey roost sites found underneath white oaks along the creek banks. A few bobwhite quail were also seen along the edges of the stands of pines.

There are various points of access along Sandy Hill Church Road and Smith Road. The timber on this property is simply amazing and offers plenty of potential means of future income. There is a barn on a portion of the property Off John Smith Rd that allows easy access to the property. The structure is ideal for a renovated hunting camp and is the perfect place to park your vehicle, ATV, and other hunting and outdoor equipment.

The boundaries are clearly marked around the perimeter of the property and a recorded survey has been completed. Hunting in Nash and Wilson County is fantastic as there is a very high density of white-tailed deer, wild turkey, the occasional black bear, and migratory waterfowl. This tract of land is ideal for someone who is looking for a place to experience first class hunting with privacy and within driving distances of numerous towns and cities. It is also a fantastic timber investment property as the timber is mature and will provide a source of income for years to come.

The property is approximately 15 minutes from Zebulon, 40 minutes from Raleigh, and 20 minutes from the city of Wilson. Highway 264, 581, and 231 are all within close proximity of the property and make for easy access no matter where you're coming from.

The property is located in very close proximity of Buckhorn Reservoir and the waters can be seen from the aerial photos of the property (see photo gallery). "Located off Highway 581 on State Road 1142, the Buckhorn Reservoir consists of 850 acres of water and 350 acres of land. The Reservoir offers a variety of sporting events for your family including skiing, boating, fishing, personal watercraft, picnicking, boat permits, and rest rooms. Access is available from Sunrise to Sunset." -

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For more information on this and other land for sale in Nash County, contact Billy McOwen at 252-305-6720 or by email at, or visit

Last updated
May 8, 2023
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Off John Smith Road
Middlesex, NC 27557


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