EGYPT ROCK


CLICK FOR MAPS AND OTHER DOCUMENTS
Price :
$79,000  
ID :
561  
Acres :
45 +/-  

Agent Contact:
Joyce L. Surbaugh, 304.660.8000 or 304.645.7674


OVERVIEW

Egypt Rock is a Unique tract comprised primarily of hardwood forested land. Property is Level to sloping to steep in areas. Several clear running springs are found during the spring months and possibly afterward. Beautiful plants are known to grow in this area such as ground pine, Creasy Greens (Wild Cress), Mountain Ferns, ginseng, Morel Mushrooms, the ever famous Ramp or wild leek and many others.

This versatile property could be suitable for a private cabin or a year round home. Recreational use is truly enhanced by the Natural Rock Formations found in the Valley of the mountain. Two trails are evident through the fascinating rock formation Valley which could be used for ATV riding, hunting, hiking, running a geo race or even meditating.

Several natural crevices likely provide homes for species of wildlife including bobcat, bear, mountain lion, fox, coyote, rabbits and more…. The property is a sanctuary for the white tail deer, turkey, owls, pheasant, grouse and many other creatures. Evidence of several turkey feeding areas and deer sign was observed.

The name Egypt Rock comes from a rock formation atop the property. The sellers recall as far back as the 1960’s the local residents referred to this area as “Egypt Rock” although not formally named it is interesting history of the property. The rocks have expressive shapes and forms as you pass by them. A trail still leads to the Rock where people had once camped years ago on occasion. Local stories also refer to Egypt Rock as a place the Native Americans may have gathered.

All surface and mineral rights convey. No utilities are on the property. Wells and septic are common in this area. Electricity is nearby. Property is situated between Sam Black Church and Rupert. I 64 is a 15 minute drive. Infrastructure is close by however no businesses or highways are near the property. Enjoy the crisp, clean air and sounds of the forest.

LOCATION

Google Coordinates: 37.950539°(N), -80.625414°(W)
Address: Off Deitz Road, Crawley, WV 24931 (No 911 address has yet been assigned to this property, which is usually assigned after a home or business is constructed.)
Elevation Range: 2445 ft. to 2900 ft. +/-

WATER

Inside the property is a small intermittent stream that would be active during periods of heavy rainfall or snow melt.

MINERAL RESOURCES

A title search for actual mineral ownership rights is recommend. All rights the owner has will convey with the property.

BOUNDARIES AND SURVEY

The property is being sold by the boundary and not by the acre.

UTILITIES

Water: a well would have to be installed for a home site
Sewer: septic system would have to be installed for a home site
Electricity: available nearby
Telephone: available nearby
Internet: available through Hughes Net, Dish Network or DirecTV
Cellphone Coverage: fair in most locations on the property

ACCESS/FRONTAGE

The property is accessed by a private roadway off Deitz Road RT 8/3.

ZONING

Greenbrier County is subject to some zoning and subdivision regulations. All prospective buyers should consult the County Commission and also the Health Department for details regarding zoning, building codes and installation of septic systems.
Information can be found at the county website: http://greenbriercounty.net/ordinances/

PROPERTY TYPE/USE SUMMARY

The property is currently all forestland.

DEED AND TAX INFORMATION

Deed Information: DB 479 Pg. 113
Greenbrier County, West Virginia

Acreage: 45 acres +/-
Real Estate Tax ID/Acreage/Taxes:

Greenbrier County (13), West Virginia
Meadow Bluff District (11)
Tax Map 64 Parcel 29.1; 45.00 AC (FEE) WATERS OF BEAVER CREEK HUNTER; Class 3;

2017 Real Estate Taxes: $353.91

PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Greenbrier County School District
Public Elementary School:
Rupert Elementary School

Public Middle School:
Western Greenbrier Middle School

Public High School:
Greenbrier West High School

Directions

From Rupert, West Virginia: 5.7 miles +/- (approximately 10 minutes)

From Post Office in Rupert, travel US Highway 60 East for 3.3 miles to Crawley; turn left onto Keiffer Road RT 8; travel 1.6 miles; turn left onto Deitz Road RT 8/3; travel 6/10 mile; as Deitz Road makes a sharp curve to the right; continue straight onto the gravel access road; travel a very short distance to the locked red farm gate; park and walk a very short distance to the large culverts in creek; property begins there and is on the left.

From I-64 Sam Black Church Exit 156: 5 miles +/- (approximately 10 minutes)

After exiting Interstate 64, turn onto US Highway 60 West toward Rupert; travel 2.6 miles to Crawley; turn right onto Keiffer Road RT 8; travel 1.6 miles; turn left onto Deitz Road RT 8/3; travel 6/10 mile; as Deitz Road makes a sharp curve to the right; continue straight onto the gravel access road; travel a very short distance to the locked red farm gate; park and walk a very short distance to the large culverts in creek; property begins there and is on the left.

Contact Foxfire

EmailTelephone