This beautiful fly-in private ranch has been in the same family for almost 40 years and is available for sale for the first time. The property is situated in western Hunt County only 36 miles east of downtown Dallas and about 12 miles from Rockwall and Lake Ray Hubbard. The property is outside of the city limits and ETJ of any municipality, and there are no zoning or development restrictions. The property consist of 13 contiguous tracts of land, most of which have an agriculture property tax exemption, totaling approximately 426.233 acres. The seller leases the property for hay bailing and cattle grazing; there are no long term lease agreements in place. The water utility is available through Poetry Water Supply Corp and septic tanks are used for sewer.
The property includes an exceptionally long 4,600 ft X 31 ft asphalt runway in good condition. There is an asphalt taxiway system and aircraft parking apron with access to four separate hangar bays; all with heavy duty Wilson brand electric bi-fold hangar doors. Hangar One has cozy living quarters with a wood burning stove and plenty of hangar space to store your aircraft, motor home, collector cars, ATV’s and boats. Hangar Two incorporates three hangar bays with 50′ x 14′ hangar door openings, able to accommodate cabin class twin engine aircraft.
The second residence on the property is a 2,400 square foot 4 bedroom 3 bath frame house situated in a secluded, wooded area accessible by a winding concrete driveway. The two-story house is of quality construction and has not been occupied for several years. The home will require interior and some exterior renovations to become a permanent residence again.
The property boast over 40,000 square feet of existing building improvements:
Residence 2,400 SF
Hangar One 7,500 SF
Hangar Two 15,000 SF
Maintenance Building 2,400 SF
Farm Equipment Storage Building 10,200 SF
Tractor Storage Building 600 SF
Workshop 2,000 SF
40,100 Square Feet Total
The ranch is prime for single family residential development, residential air park development, luxury fly-in resort, corporate flying ranch retreat, fly-in game ranch, or private family owned flying ranch located approximately 36 miles east of downtown Dallas just minutes south of Interstate 30.
±426 Acre Bishop Field Airport Ranch 68TS
9581 Bishop Road
Royse City, Texas 75189
Listed at $6,950,000.00