Hunting, Grassland, And Tillable Acreage In Ellis Co KS - 660.7 Acres
660.7 Acres / Ellis County, KS
- Auction Location:
- 221 West 43rd Street, Hays, KS 67601
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Live and Online at Ranchandfarmauctions.com
Auction Date: 03/04/2024 Auction Time: 11:00 AM CST
Auction Venue Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 221 West 43rd Street, Hays, KS 67601
Entire Farm Description:
This partition auction offering includes an incredible combination of prime Saline River hunting land, fertile bottom crop ground, quality grassland with hunting habitat, and two commercial lots located in downtown Hays, KS!
Tract 1 Description: 178.9+/- acres
This 178.90 acre tract of fenced grassland features excellent grassland acres with a pond site at the South end of the property and prime deer hunting habitat throughout. Multiple timbered draws run through the property providing excellent habitat for whitetail deer, turkeys, and upland game. This is a trophy deer area with a great location, only 1 mile from the Saline River. With perimeter fencing in place, a pond, and excellent grass, this is a terrific piece of Saline River valley grassland for turning out your own livestock or continuing to rent to the current tenant while you enjoy the fruits of prime hunting habitat. All of the Sellers mineral rights will convey with the land making this an even more appealing investment.
Tract #: 1
Brief legal: NE ¼ S5 T11S R17W Ellis Co
Tenancy: Open for 2024
Tract 2 Description: 159.2+/- acres
This 159.2 acre tract of grassland will be a nice addition to any cattle operation and is surrounded by larger ranches. This is definitely an opportunity to own your own ‘middle of nowhere’ with this property being located well off the beaten path, but only 1 mile south of the Saline River. Good access is provided to the property along 310th Ave, which actually splits the property in two. Mineral rights in the E/2 of NE/4 will convey to the Buyer. Minerals in E/2 of SE/4 do not convey.
Tract #: 2
Brief legal: E ½ E ½ S29 T11S R17W Ellis Co
Tenancy: Open for 2024
Tract 3 Description: 312+/- acres
In the Western half of Kansas, the Saline River has long held the reputation for providing some of the best whitetail deer hunting you will find anywhere in the State. Year after year Boone and Crockett whitetail deer are harvested along the Saline, and especially along the stretch of the river running from one end of Ellis County to the other, North of Hays, KS. The opportunity to purchase a prime tract of Saline River land at a public auction is a rarity, and this piece is one of the best in the county! The Saline River flows through this incredible farm for over ¾ of a mile and has large flats of mature timber providing prime deer bedding along the hottest travel corridor for trophy deer in all of Northwest Kansas. The river is bordered on the North side by overgrown native grassland, and on the South side by prime bottom cropland providing good income return and a consistent food source for local deer, turkeys, and other wild game. The property features nearly 190 acres of prime cropland that can be planted to your next crop, or rented to a local farmer. This is a hunting property you do not want to miss out on if you’re a trophy whitetail hunter!
Tract #: 3
Deeded Acres: 312+/- acres
FSA Farmland Acres: 189.78+/- acres
Soil Types: Detroit Silt Loam, Roxbury silt loam, Armo loam, New Cambria silty clay
Soil PI/NCCPI/CSR2: 64.80
CRP Acres/payment: 0.00
Taxes: $1,342.74 in 2023
Lease Status: Open Tenancy for 2024 crop year
Possession: At closing subject to current tenants rights for 2023
Survey needed?: No survey needed
Brief Legal: E/2 of S16, T11S, R18 W in Ellis County, KS
Lat/Lon: 39.0935, -99.3158
Zip Code: 67601
Tract 4 Description:
Tract 4 is located within the central business district of Hays, KS and is currently zoned as a Commercial & Industrial lot. This lot expands over 3,750 sq feet along the South side of East 9th Street. Contact agents for more details and buyers are advised to complete their own due diligence for future uses of this lot.
Tract #: 4
Brief legal: .09 acres E 9th St Hays, KS. HP Wilson Addition, Block 1, Lot 20 & 22, S4 T14S R18W
Tract 5 Description:
This offering is a vacant lot within the downtown central business district of Hays, KS (on the North side of East 10th St.) and is currently rented as a private parking lot. This lot is ideally located just across the street from the Union Pacific Park, which is a popular event area during the warmer seasons of the year. Contact agents for more details and buyers are advised to complete their own due diligence for future uses of this lot.
Tract #: 5
Brief legal: .07 acres E 10th St Hays, KS. Original Town of Hays, Lot 25 and E 17.5’ of lot 27 Block 3. S33 T13S R18W
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10% down payment immediately after auction - cash, personal, or business checks accepted
If the winning bid is online, you will be immediately contacted to make arrangements for the 10% down payment and a purchase contract will be sent via DocuSign
High bidder has 30 days to close unless otherwise noted
Announcements on auction day will take precedence over any prior announcements
This is a no contingency sale and is not subject to financing or additional inspections
Possession at closing, subject to tenant’s rights, if any
If a survey is needed it will be done following the auction and the total purchase price will be adjusted to the surveyed acres
All information provided is derived from sources believed correct but is not guaranteed or warranted - Bidders shall rely entirely on their own information and judgments
Excellent grassland tracts
Tract 3 has tillable acres
River bottom hunting acres
Most mineral rights convey
All vacant land sells with open tenancy for 2024
Excellent hunting farms
Vacant land is located between Hays and Plainville
2 vacant lots in Hays will sell
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