Lorelei Trails Parcel FF



5.0 acres - $25,900

Monthly Payment: $262.70

This parcel features what you might decide to call a cabin. It’s about 100 feet inside the parcel from the access road. We haven't been up there lately, if it's still standing it might do as a place to store a few things, but it certainly isn’t something you can live in.

The access road, that is, the last 1.3 miles into the property beyond county maintenance, is steep and rutted, and it crosses a small creek which may flood for a few hours during especially hard rains. If it’s been raining hard, there may be two or three other small streams to be crossed. Then when it snows… well, you should have a 4-wheel-drive vehicle before contemplating the purchase of this parcel.

If you survive the access road, and ignore the building, this is a very nice parcel of land, with big mature oaks making a dense forest on hilly terrain. If you enjoy being in the woods, you’ll enjoy this a lot, and you’ll have the opportunity to spend most of your time in an undisturbed harmony with nature.
The location is on the edge of a large area of privately-owned, mostly uninhabited forest land. You can count on eventually seeing any species of bird or animal known to be in the Ozarks coming across your field of vision here.

The parcel is about 330 feet wide and over 600 feet long with full frontage on the access road.
This property is currently one mile from the nearest electric line.

















Legal Description:




Deed Restrictions:

These five restrictions apply to all of our older locations.

  1. No buildings shall be constructed closer than 100 ft. from a roadway or 30 ft. from a boundary. (This may be adjusted in certain locations.)
    Explanation: buildings placed closer can cause situations that interfere with road maintenance and utility transmission.


  2. No refuse, debris, unused building materials nor derelict vehicles shall be allowed to collect on the premises.
    Explanation: piles of junk are not only unsightly, but tend to spread to adjoining vacant parcels. Dead cars and junk make it harder for us to sell adjacent properties, or for you to sell yours.


  3. You may keep whatever livestock or pets you wish so long as they are not allowed to create a nuisance to neighboring land owners.
    Explanation: this probably means that if you want to keep pigs in the most common fashion, you need a parcel of at least 5 acres with a back corner located away from anyone else's home. Lots of barking dogs may also cause you problems depending on the size of your parcel and how you locate your facilities.


  4. No parcel shall be further subdivided.
    Explanation: you may build more than one residence on a single parcel, but you may not deed away a part of the parcel to someone else.


  5. All wastewater treatment facilities shall be constructed in accordance with applicable state water quality standards.
    Explanation: if you plan to construct an in-ground septic system, it must meet state standards. We find that the typical state-approved septic system will cost upwards of  $3,000 for labor and materials. Additionally, the state says that any septic system on less than three acres be built to Missouri Department of Natural Resources specifications.  Parcels of 5 acres or greater are virtually unrestricted.  Since they do not endanger the ground-water, composting toilets and outhouses are not restricted.


Building Codes and/or Permits:




Driving Directions to Locate Lorelei Trails Parcel FF:


At about 9/10ths mile down Shelton Road from Highway Y, you'll see two mailboxes on your left, and a road turning back to the right at a very sharp angle. Take this road.

Even though this road is extremely rough, you won't need 4WD until about a quarter-mile later when you come to the first creek crossing. Beyond that, you'll see a house and yard straight ahead of you - look for where the road takes a right-angle bend to the left and follow that.

First you'll have another, smaller, creek crossing, then the road forks. Don't take the fork going up-hill, which has a gate on it anyway, take the right fork into the open area. Check your odometer at this fork.

You'll go past an abandoned farm on your right make another creek crossing and come to a very steep hill. At the top of this hill, the road forks again. This should be about half a mile past your odometer check.

Follow this extremely bad road down into a hollow, then up another steep hill. Go to the top of the hill and turn right.

If you've followed these directions correctly, you'll come to the cabin-like construction on your right in a few hundred feet.


Lat. 37.145242°
Lon. -91.912553°

Disclaimer:  These directions are accurate to the best of our knowledge but cannot be guaranteed.  Visit this property at your own risk, we are not responsible for accidents.


Buy This Parcel

5.0 acres - $25,900

Monthly Payment: $262.70


Initial and subsequent payments may be made online by credit / debit card, or by mail. * 


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