N4569 7th Avenue, Hancock, Wisconsin, 54943
In order to fully appreciate the legacy of Sweetwood you need to go back in time to the origination of this enchanted forest. A postcard from October 12, 1952 reads...Sweetwood, A Pine Plantation. This postcard property is being offered as a once-in-a-lifetime turnkey opportunity, giving you a chance to own a piece of Central Wisconsin conservation history. Over the course of 70+ years the stewards of this Managed Forest Mecca are responsible for planting thousands upon thousands of trees, creating a perfect private expanse for your deer, turkey, and waterfowl hunts.
Sweetwood comes with two lakes on the property, creating a well-rounded, balanced wildlife sanctuary. Ownership of half of the shoreline of Reeder Lake, this shoreline provide perfect opportunities for hunting waterfront whitetails, and sitting your waterfowl blind.
The forest is woven with an extensive trail system that runs throughout all corners of the property. The nearby Tri-County School Forest land gives you an additional playground with with groomed cross-country ski trails, access to an amphitheater, observation tower, meadow, prairie, and additional lakes. Undoubtedly, one of the best recreation properties in all of Wisconsin - a perfect place for a corporate getaway, or retreat for any organization.
Complimenting this epic forest, Sweetwood also includes a lodge built with Sweetwood timber and milled timber right onsite. Stepping into this 4 bed, 3 bath lodge brings you back to a space and time of the distant past. The cozy confines gives you that warm Up North feeling with the smell of pine. The Sweetwood lodge provides 2 separate, original homesteads combined by a great room with cathedral ceilings.
The original lodge of Sweetwood provides a private, yet connected guest house with kitchenette, bed, bath, 3 season room, living room with fireplace insert, office space, and separate entrances.
The 2nd guest quarters provides a living room, a bedroom and an additional bedroom loft large enough to fit several in your hunting party. Also, a 2nd sunroom and separate entrance for the convenience of your guests.
The open concept great room with wood stove, stone masonry, kitchen, & dining area gives ample space for the center of hunting party gatherings. The great room bathroom also has a bonus hot tub room. An extra large deck is sure to attract your hunting party as they return from the day’s forest explorations & hunts.
Sweetwood comes with an attached 2 car garage with an additional detached 2 car garage and workshop. A view of the super clean basement and milled floor joists gives you an inside peak of the structural integrity of this quality building.
Additional equipment is available to support your forest and property maintenance needs. Additional acreage is available - 80 acres, 65 acres, and 20 acres (245 acres in total!).
Sweetwood farms is a legacy property that will produce heavy hunting and tree harvests for many years to come. For more information, or for a private tour please contact Realtree United Country Land Pro, Jeff Dolski at 715.935.0545