Known as “Prune Hill” this 10 + Acres in Gales Creek Valley has a long history as a major prune farm called Parson Prune. The prune trees have long gone the last part of the orchard now is home to a 3000 sq. ft. Canadian commercial square steel grade greenhouse 30′ x 100′ with in-ground irrigation in and out of house, commercial grade shade cloth, new plastic cover, drain and gravel base; A beautiful turn of the century Ships Hull barn with Portland Cement block base and massive steam bent beamed ceiling, hay stall & door with pulley that works & original inventory of prune drying racks; a 2013 new electrical panel on main floor.
No chemicals for over 20 years – easy for organic certification; kept clean with mowing and mechanical extraction for 19 years.
Is prime for small farm / nursery production / vineyard / orchard.
Looking for current or future Ag Ops who want to start or expand their operation by renting / leasing or purchasing entire property ( if purchasing original Victorian House and Garage / Workshop must be included as a whole along with acreage ).
Has well access and irrigation is permitted but is limited in volume; New 2013 300 amp electrical underground to all buildings. Property location has easy access to roads Hwy 6 (Wilson River Highway) and Parson Road; only 25 minutes to Portland and other cities yet in the heart of Oregon wine country. Neighbors range from Apoloni Vineyards to the North and other wineries like David Hill to the South also many Christmas tree and hazelnut growers too.
Victorian Cross Style Farm House built by Otto S Parson
Two Stories plus full basement
Closed-in SunPorch, Deck, Front Porch
High Ceilings, Five Bedrooms, One Full Bath
Separate Kitchen w/water osmosis system for drinking and refrigerator, Dining, Living Room
New Central Heating & Cooling and new ducting throughout
New Electrical Panel in the basement, newer Plumbing, newer Septic
Secure Water System, Kit.Sink has Osmosis H2O
Finished Fir Floors in LR, DR, Foyer, Landing, Etc.
Dining has Original Built in Cupboards and deck access door
Large Double Hung Windows all operate
Original Ships Hull Barn with new Electrical service panel
In ground electrical to all buildings
Water house has eco water treatment system, in-ground irrigation lines to GH has five outside access ports
3000 Sq.ft Square Steel Grow House w/ Irrigation inside, shade cloth and new plastic cover (not on presently)
Gravel Drive and Gravel Lined Grow House with 4″ drain rock
30′ x 40′ Garage with 200 amp circuit, large barn door for equipment.
10.98 Acres of 2 to 5% slope
Cornelius-Kinton Silt Loam Soils, Deep Top Soil
Well Water and Water Rights
Pond and Pass through Seasonal Stream
Soil health maintained using Oregon Tilth Methods
A new group with resources can take the property to the next level and fulfill their goals and objectives.
By optimizing stewardship of the land and with accomplishing goals and objectives that this property can realize its awesome potential.
Land has been part of 100 year old Prune Orchard ( no longer exists ) but most recently as nursery for ornamental grasses.
Water rights via well which is plumbed to greenhouse plus extensions from there. Same well supplies House.
Fine - Silty; moderate well drained / Cornelius - Kinton; on 2-5% slope.
Unique one of kind barn built around turn of 20th century by a Polish shipwright - barn has power but currently no water.
Commercial grade greenhouse 30' x 100'; has withstood 3+' foot snows with ease - has water; power could be added quite easily from Garage / Workshop 20' away.
Scotts 2048 ( 20hp / 48" mower by John Deere ) lawn tractor + small cart and implements ( if all property and dwellings, buildings purchased ).
Water Rights are registered with our well ( 40 gal / min at 80' ) that supplies house but has also been used in conjunction with nursery production. Possible rights with old pond / wetland area that has filled in ( 100' x 100' ) and has water year round.
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