Land for sale, 4120 acres. One of Florida's most fertile, picturesque and desirable plantations.

Land for sale, 4120 acres. One of Florida's most fertile, picturesque and desirable plantations.

Published Date

  • published 1918

Geographic Term

  • Monticello, Jefferson County.

Description

  • ''...located 12 miles south of Monticello, county seat of Jefferson County... Railroad transportation within one and one-half mile of southern boundary...About 1,500 acres ready for cultivation...Valuable lime deposit on property...The soil is especially fertile and particularly adapted to raising of staple crops...Precipitation well distributed through the year...Climate such as only north Florida enjoys.''

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Land for Sale
4120 Acres
One of Florida's Most Fertile, Picturesque and Desirable
Plantations

Located 12 miles south of Monticello, county seat of Jefferson,
County. Within close proximity of the three inland towns of
Waukeenah, Lamont and Wacissa; eighteen miles from Gulf of
Mexico.

Railroad transportation within one and one-half mile of southern
boundary. Spur from this road can be built into property. A.
C. L. Railway, West Coast extension survey two and one-half miles
from northeast corner of property.

About 1,500 acres ready for cultivation, part of which is now
cultivated by tenants. About 300 acres in lake, abounding in fish
and wild duck. 75 to 100 acres in creek that will furnish ample
water power for all plantation purposes. This creek has been previously
utilized for this purpose. Balance of acreage in cut-over
woodland, such as oak, pine and hickory, ideally adapted to the
raising of cattle and hogs.

Valuable lime deposit on property, testings sixty feet through
hard lime rock analyzing 98 per cent. six feet from surface.
Auto highway leading to property.

The soil is especially fertile and particularly adapted to raising
of staple crops, such as cotton, corn, oats, peanuts, sugar cane,
peas, beans, potatoes, hay, etc., to such fruits as grapes, peaches,
pears, figs, persimmons; to paper shelled pecans and all varieties of
vegetables.

Precipitation well distributed throughout the year. Climate
such as only north Florida enjoys.
If interested write to the undersigned part owner.

Abe Simmon
January 1918. Monticello, Fla.