Balsam Woods at Merrillsville
We invite you to come and live in one of the Adirondacks newest woodland communities. Enjoy life in a quiet green lifestyle in a private wooded environment with restrictive covenants designed to protect and preserve this unique community and its rural setting.
Once a 19th century thriving rural hamlet, Merrillsville, located in the Town of Franklin near the intersection of NYS Route 3 and County Route 26, is now being reborn as a 21st century community for those who enjoy quiet life in a peaceful rural wooded setting.
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The diversely wooded homestead lots range in size from 12 to 70 acres and afford you the opportunity to create your own family estate in the location of your choice in the 350-acre Phase 1 of this vast preserve. A new 60-foot-wide, two lane, gravel road, extending 1 1/2 miles into the pristine forestland provides access to all of the lots. All electric and phone services have been installed underground along the road. For the active outdoor enthusiast, there are 1000s of acres of state forest preserve in the immediate area with miles of trails for hiking, rivers, streams and ponds for fishing, groomed trails for snowmobiling and hunting throughout.
While you have the opportunity to choose your home design and builder, we will be happy to recommend capable contractors for every phase of your construction project. Owner financing possible for qualified buyers with 25% down payment. Inquire about terms and details.
|2||20.14 acres.||Nearly square lot with 950' road frontage. Flat with gentle downhill slope at rear. Spruce, balsam and pine woods.||$80,000|
|3||15.52 acres||Triangle shape with 1400+' road frontage. Mostly flat with some open areas. Mix of spruce, balsam and hardwood trees.||$62,000|
|4||34.38 acres||1700' deep lot with 850+' road frontage. Flat to gentle sloping and nice mix of mature hardwoods and balsam trees.||$137,000|
|5||33.07 acres||1700' deep lot with 860+' road frontage. Flat to gentle downhill slope from the road. Large, mature mix of trees.||$132,000|
|6||31.16 acres||1000+' deep lot with gentle downhill slope from 1100+' curve road frontage. Mix of trees with mostly hardwoods. A small artesian spring in back of the lot.||$125,000|
|8||69.60 acres||Very large uphill lot at end of the road with 90' road frontage. Highest part of the subdivision with some views and it is adjacent to 1000's of acres of State land.||RESERVED|
|9||24.37 acres||1700' deep uphill sloping lot with 600+' road frontage. Mostly all hardwood trees and potential views of hills to the north and east.||$95,000|
|10||16.01 acres||Uphill sloping hardwood lot with 575+' road frontage. Old farm lot with stone fences and building sites with possible east views||$65,000|
|11||12.73 acres||Flat to gentle sloping lot with 550+' road frontage. Old stone fences and very nice building sites where old farm was. Mostly hardwood trees.||$50,000|
|12||12.28 acres||Flat to gentle sloping lot with 600+' Road Frontage. Approximately 850' deep and mostly hardwood trees throughout. Many
nice building sites.||$50,000|
|13||11.55 acres||Gentle uphill sloping lot with 600+' road frontage. Hardwood trees throughout. Nice cleared 1 lane road and many very nice building sites.||$50,000|
|14||12.25 acres||This is a terraced lot with two elevations for building. 650+' road frontage and a very nice mix of mature hardwood and softwood trees. Potential for some views.||$50,000|
Distance to Balsam Woods:
25 miles from Whiteface Mtn. · 26 miles from Lake Placid
35 miles from Plattsburgh · 30 miles from Malone
75 miles from Montreal · 160 miles from Albany
310 miles from New York City.
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