Austin Bayou Farm & Ranch – Danbury, Texas 77534 – Brazoria County
Description: Producing farm/ranch with potential for future development. Over 2 miles of Austin Bayou frontage lined with beautiful 100yr+ live oak trees in the highly sought after Danbury School District. An abundance of wildlife for nature enthusiasts, hunting and/or fishing. Austin Bayou is approx. 12′ deep at this location and would provide access to the gulf waters. Located approx. 10 miles or less from segment B of the proposed Grand Parkway and less than 15 miles from Lake Jackson where multimillion dollar projects are under way for growth and expansion of Lake Jackson and surrounding cities in addition to being 23 miles from the Port of Freeport. This property has many fertile fields (some precision graded) that are currently being used for farming rice, grain sorghum, corn and raising cattle. All improvements will convey with this tract. With grand agricultural characteristics, excellent improvements, & exceptional water characteristics the location of this land & water allows for one of the best future opportunities available. From the capabilities of the farm/ranch operation w/ a 3000+ sq. ft home, grain storage facilities, barns, corral, fencing and water provide a rare combination in todays market place allowing the next owner to chart the course of the future while owning a property that is well poised to continue appreciating. Current owner is willing to lease back property after sale. From a recreational subdivision with boat ramps and waterfront lots to or ranchettes or your own vision of the future for this property. The possibilities for this property are numerous.
Improvements: A well maintained 5 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home is situated near the entrance of the property. Two large barns can also be found at the headquarters. One barn measures 75X100 with a concrete slab and a 20×30 lean. The Pole Barn is a 30×60 with a 60×15 lean and a 20×30 Stall Shed. There are also (2) 20 Ton Grain Dryers that were built in 2015 and are in excellent condition.
Water: The entire property can be irrigated with water from the Gulf Coast Water Authority through a series of canals found throughout the farm. One of the highlights of the property is the 2 miles of deep Austin Bayou which farms the western boundary of the property. This water feature adds to the tremendous recreational value of this property. There is a total of 3 water wells on the property. Two wells are 2 inch electric wells with submersible pumps, the other is a 4 Inch electric well with submersible pump.
Wildlife: All native species of game and migratory birds can be found on the property. Nearby properties have recently been developed into hunting lodges capitalizing on the large numbers of water fowl found in the area. Other game and great fishing can be found in and along Austin Bayou.
Taxes: 2017 Taxes: $14,558.92