About the Property
1021 Upper Peoh Point Road, Cle Elum, Washington
Offered at $3,600,000 | MLS# 1005771
This stunning 258-acre farm and ranch is located just 2 miles to the south of I-90 at the Cle Elum Exit and just 1-mile north of local landmark Peoh Point. The property has been owned by the Roseburg family since the 1800’s and has been continually farmed since then with Hay, Oats, Potatoes, Corn, Grain and Live Stock. Over the years the most lucrative crop has been the exportation of Timothy Hay which is frequently shipped to Asia. This is one of the largest privately owned properties in the area and has not come up for sale in well over 100 years.
The City of Cle Elum is located just 90 minutes east of Seattle and averages approximately 300 days of sunshine per year. Cle Elum (named by the Kittitas Indian Tribe for Swift Water) is known for outdoor recreational activities which includes hiking, camping, biking, boating, golfing, skiing and many other activities. On property walks you will frequently see all sorts of animal life including Elk, Deer, Coyotes, Fox, Game Birds and other Wildlife.
Local attractions include the Yakima River for fly fishing, golfing at Suncadia’s 3 Championship Courses, visiting Roslyn the home of the 1990’s award winning TV Show “Northern Exposure”, boating on Lake Cle Elum, The Ellensburg Annual Rodeo and Wine Tasting at dozens of Vineyards within a 1 hour drive.
The subject property has 5 tax parcels making up the 258 acres which is zoned R-5. Approximately two thirds of the property are farmed and one third is forested mostly with mature Ponderosa Pine trees. The property is irrigated by the Kittitas Reclamation District commonly known as KRD which has over 330 miles of canals within the County. This system provides an ample annual supply of water to maintain all crops for the agricultural sections.
Given this existing zoning there are many options to pursue. The property is develop-able into 5 acre parcels; where a developer could also do an eco-friendly cluster the lots keeping the majority of the property in Open Space. Or, keep the property As Is and continue the existing farming business. Or, build the ultimate and private Trophy Ranch capturing the scenic views of Peoh Point. There is no shortage of options and choice is yours to make…