Stringtown Wetland Retreat

TBD Stringtown Road, Temple, Bell County, TX 76501

$682,350    ($15,000/acre)

DESCRIPTION:  ±45.49 acre recreational property on Little Elm Creek just outside of Temple.  The focal point of the property is a ±4.5 acre wetland/habitat. 

LOCATION:  Along the North side of Stringtown Road, East of FM 3117 (Oscar Road).  Just outside of Temple in Bell County.  Easy Access to and from TX-53, TX-36, US-190 and IH-35. 

IMPROVEMENTS:  Partial Wire Fencing along Perimeter.  Heavy duty bridge allows for vehicular access to the rear of the property where the wetland habitat is located. 

LAND COVER:  Approximately ±22 acres is planted in Sunflowers, great for dove hunting/habbitat.  Remainder of Acreage being a mix of Native Prairie and Heavily Wooded/Brushy Sections along Little Elm Creek.  There is a open section of land with scattered hardwoods near the front of the property, located outside of the flood zone, good potential for a homesite. 

HYDROLOGY:  ±260' Linear Feet of Frontage along Little Elm Creek. Approx. 25 acres flood zone (mix of 100-year, 500-year & flood way).

TOPOGRAPHY:  Varied from Flat to gently Sloping with over 40' of Elevation Change at ±470' - 510' Above Sea Level with ±0% - 15% Slopes.  There is a nice 2± acre homesite near the front of the property with Nice Views, especially towards the East.   

SOILS:  Heiden Clay, Houston Black Clay and Tinn Clay Soils with some erosion around bottom/creek line. Average Soil Productivity Rating of Land is 3.23.  Soil Report.

UTILITIES:  Overhead Electric along Stringtown Road.  East Bell WSC Services the Area. Septic Required; No Sewer nearby. 

ROAD FRONTAGE:  Approx. ±60' of County Maintained Paved Road Frontage along Stringtown Road. 

SCHOOL:  Rogers ISD.

TAX:  Open Space Valuation (Ag Exemption) in Place for Low Property Taxes. 2022 Estimated Tax: $53.89.

COMMENTS:  Active Hunting Property.  Shown by appointment ONLY.  Please call ahead for saftey.

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510 South 1st Street, Temple Texas 76504

Office: (254) 770-0996


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