SOLD March 2015
Acres: 6,200 +/- ACRES
Animal Units: 1,000 Mother cows and calves.
Location: S.E. Oklahoma, Pittsburg County, 10 miles North of McAlester and joins the North side of Lake McAlester. It is centrally located, 120 miles East of Oklahoma City, 80 miles South of Tulsa and 150 miles North of Dallas, Texas.
Comments: This is one of the better grass ranches in east central Oklahoma with good warm and cool season grasses. The owner has spent years establishing the fine grasses on this ranch. It is a highly productive ranch.
Home built on a natural bluff overlooking a scenic valley and Lake McAlester. An excellent state of the art cattle working facilities. The ranch is well located with easy access to the turnpike and very accessible to all the major business centers of this region.
Improvements: The ranch headquarters home is approximately 4,000 plus square foot native rock home built in 1984.
The home has the following amenities:Three bedrooms - 4½ baths
Spacious Great Room with fireplace
Master Bedroom with fireplace
Formal Dining Room
Paneled study with built-in bookcases
Two car garage with additional 3 car portico parking in front
Other Improvements Include:
Foreman’s Home - 1,800 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home with a 480 sq. ft. garage.
12 X 12 office
Steel pipe cattle holding and fitted pens, water, scales, loading facilities, and roll up doors.
Equipment barn with Shop
Enclosed equipment barn or airplane hangar beside 1,800 foot blacktop runway
Main cattle working facility and pen area is covered and has hydraulic squeeze chute and hydraulic dipping vat
Metal pens and traps with a capacity for 2,000 + head,
Water for most of pens.
Free natural gas to the main headquarters, foreman’s and the 1,650 sq. ft. home and shop.
Water: Very well watered with at least 1 pond in each pasture - over 50 ponds and lake frontage on Lake McAlester. 40 inches average annual rainfall.
Terrain: Open pastures with rolling hills, valleys, and lovely scenery.
Fences: Partitioned into 54 pastures. Fences are 5 to 6 strands of barbed wire, steel and wood posts and are in good condition.
Grasses: This ranch is one of the better improved grass ranches in Oklahoma. There is approximately 300 acres of timber for deer. Improved grasses are Bermuda base with Kobe Lespedeza, Old World Bluestem, Fescue, Arrowleaf Clover, and Yellow Hop Clover. Native Grass is Little & Big Bluestem, Indian and Switch grass.
Game: Whitetail deer, quail, dove, wild turkey, wild hogs.