Location: 8600 Airport Blvd., UNIT A Leesburg, FL USA 34788…
288 Heifer Creek Road Springfield, AR USA 72157
The 120 acre property is located in the foot hills of the beautiful Ozarks, and consists of 60 acres open and 60 acres of woodland with a 2500 foot turf strip and can be extended up to 3000 foot. Built by Morgan Hetrick. The designation is AR16 on your sectional. Since Mr. Hetrick’s death his widow has decided to honor his memory by listing this prime property for sale as an AIR PARK.
There are three residences on the property which convey with the property. (see separate descriptions of the homes) a large 2 bay hangar, three fish stocked ponds, excellent hunting on the wooded areas for deer, fox, raccoon, bobcat, bear and turkey.
Mr. Hetrick’s specific aircraft tools which he used to build and work on aircraft also convey with the property.
Three separate homes, all handicapped accessible, included.
The first house, located at 4776 Highway 9 contains about 2100 square ft. brick home with 3 bedrooms, two baths with handicapped shower/bath in master bedroom, vaulted ceiling in living room, large kitchen with custom made oak cabinets, large bright dining room, over looking pastures, and large covered back porch. laundry room, fire place, enclosed and insulated two car garage, safe room located in garage, separate garage/workshop located on 3 acres with trees and shrubs. Natural gas and city water, septic tank.
This house burned in 2016 and was completely rebuilt on the same slab. It has termite contract and all new appliances which go with the home.
.House 2: Located on highway 9 North on one acre Red iron construction with super insulation in 9 inch exterior walls. Handicapped accessible, 3 bedrooms, Natural gas and city water. One and a half baths and car port.
House 3 is located 3/8 of a mile down Heifer Creek road from Highway 9 N, 700 feet east of the county road. Built in 1980 but completely remodeled in 2017 with new roof, new floors, and two handicapped bathrooms with roll in shower off master suite, Garage turned into “mother in law” suite with separate entrance and ramp, all new windows and super insulated.. 16 x 16 back deck and rock front porch. 30 X 50 metal barn with second story, and 30 x 80 ft. 2 bay aircraft hangar with sheet metal walls. Natural gas heat and well water. City water is available. As well as copious well water for irrigation
There is also a large above ground safety room in case of storms.
There is a five year old Commercial thornless black berry and muscadine (grape) vineyard with irrigation. The property has 3 fish-stocked ponds and is fenced into several pastures. There is a fire hydrant located along the county road at the entrance to the property beside the air strip. City water is available along the county road and highway for any new construction. And natural gas as well.
The late Mr. Hetrick’s aircraft specific tools (approximate value of $20,000) convey with the air park.
There is a two year community college in the county and five colleges and universities located 30 miles away. The county is relatively crime free and real estate taxes are quite low compared to other states and areas.
The wooded areas of the park are filled with deer, turkey, bob cat, bear, fox and squirrel for hunting pleasure or just walking for exercise.
For anyone who likes to garden, the soil is a rich sandy loam that produces good crops of vegetables. If anyone wants horses, the pastures are rich with good grasses.
There are several major medical centers in Arkansas including University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. There is also helicopter ambulance service in our area as well. Conway which is 30 miles away has two large and state of the art hospitals and specialists of every variety.
Interstate 40 is located about 13 miles away leading from the east to the west coast. State Highway 65 is located about 13 miles away as well and is a north south corridor to Branson, Missouri. Hot Springs National Park and race track are not far away.
There are many lakes, creeks and rivers near by for water activities and many state parks.