18880 Dennis Donaho Memorial Drive, Spiro, Oklahoma, 74959
Location: This property is located at 18880 Dennis Danaho Memorial Drive Spiro, Oklahoma 74959. Spiro has a population of 2,164 people. Spiro is home to the historic Spiro Mounds, which is the only State Archeological Park in Oklahoma and is considered to be one of the most important archeological sites in North America. Spiro has excellent school system with multiple state championships. Spiro has a public lake for swimming and fishing and the Spiro area consist of fertile farmland with many large highly productive irrigated farms It is located approximately 15 miles to the larger city of Poteau, OK which is the County Seat with a population of 8,914 and approximately 20 miles to the city of Fort Smith, Arkansas, population 80,000. Area points of interest include New Spiro Lake, Kerr Lake, Lake Wister State Park, the Quachita National Forest, and the scenic Talimena Drive. There are excellent hunting opportunities in the area for Whitetail Deer, wild hogs, turkey, squirrel, waterfowl, and other native game. There are also excellent and ample fishing opportunities for crappie, bass, catfish, perch in the multitude of area lakes, rivers, and streams.
Land: Private driveway right off of Racetrack Loop. The property consists of 418 acres that is fenced and cross fenced perfect for rotational grazing and separation of livestock. There are 4 ponds and borders the Poteau River on the entire south boundary and part of the west. There is approximately 368 acres of pasture and 50 acres of woods and scattered timber. This place is mostly level with deep river bottom topsoil that grows high quality forage, and will be lush green when most other places are burnt up in the end of summer. This is presently a working ranch, owner reports this place will run 150 cow/calf pairs and furnish the winter hay supply. Productive native grass, clean water supply, ample shade and windbreaks makes this an ideal cattle or equine ranch. The timber along the riparian systems and scattered timber in some of the upland pastures provide cover, shade and wildlife habitat. This cover will include but is not limited to red oak, post oak, blackjack, elm, hickory, sycamore, pine, cedar, and redbud. This ranch is loaded with Whitetail Deer, it is very common to see 20+ deer in the meadows below the home, not only is there a lot of them on this place but trophy potential is extremely high, deer that score upwards of 170” are not uncommon in the area. If duck hunting interest, you the same ponds and river on this place are also for that. There are roads on the place making it easy hop on a side by side and drive around to check cattle, view wildlife, and see the ranch.
RECREATION / WILDLIFE: This property is an equine lover’s dream, it has barn big to keep them out of the elements and room for tack and hay storage. The large amount of acreage allows for endless trail riding right on your own place. The numerous ponds and Poteau River provide endless opportunities for fishing and water fowl hunting. The timber cover along the riparian areas serve as excellent travel corridors and provide habitat for deer, turkey,wild hogs, and other upland species of wildlife.
Home: This rustic modern custom home built in 2018. Built upon the highest point on the ranch overlooking the meadows below and beautiful views of the surrounding mountains, they yard has giant mature Oak trees and offers a very private setting. It consists of 2316 sq. ft. of heated and cooled living area. The attached garage is 24 x 36 with an automatic door, wood burning stove, lots of plug ins and lots of built in shelving. Home has a beautiful rock coy pond right outside of front door, maintenance free metal roof and siding. The home has a very large living area with an open floorplan to the kitchen and dining area, huge utility/ laundry room. Room dimensions and descriptions include the following:
Entryway: A beautiful wood door leads into a 9’2’’ x 6’ 6” very spacious entry with plenty of room to walk in and take off your boots and place to hang your coat.
Living room: 22’ x 22’ 4” open concept to kitchen and dining area, two ceiling fans, door to rear covered porch that runs most of the length of home. Windows that offer a view to the backyard and swimming pool. This room has a grey tone carpet, neutral walls, and white accent trim. There is a large linen closet right by it. It has a very good home feel.
Kitchen/Dining: 28’6’’ x 17’ 6’’ area right off of the living room. It has stunning granite counter tops and a beautiful custom tile backsplash. Custom built Oak Cabinets, wood look vinyl plank flooring, and lots of space for cooking meals and entertaining guest.
Laundry room: 9’6 x 11’’ spacious laundry room to suit the needs of a ranching family.
Master Bedroom: 14’9’’ x 11’ has grey carpet, neutral walls, and white accent trim. Ceiling fan and view to yard.
Master Bath: 14’ 9” x 11’ has a beautiful large walk in with seat tile shower, toilet, sink with granite counter top and vanity mirror.
Bedroom #2: 13’ 7” x 11’ has a ceiling fan, grey carpet, neutral walls with white accent trim and ceiling fan.
Bedroom #3: 13’10’ x 11’8’’ has ceiling fan, grey carpet, neutral walls with white accent trim and ceiling fan.
Bedroom #4: 14’ 2’’ x 11’6’’ has ceiling fan, grey carpet, neutral walls with white accent trim and ceiling fan.
Pool: This fiberglass in-ground pool measures approximately 33’ x 16’. It has a diving board. It measures 30’’ in the shallow end sloping to 8’2’’ in the deep end. There is cool step concrete around the pool.
Barn: The large barn has 15’ sheds off of each side tremendously adding space to barn for string hay, equipment, or shelter for livestock. It is connected to large working pens and lots. There is a water hydrant located at the barn to water livestock.
Things to love: Large acreage country living, yet close to town. Custom built home that is only 2 years of age that is in excellent shape. This is an income producing place with endless opportunities. It is so rare to find a ranch of this size in a great location such as this. This is a very unique place that checks every box to garden, farm, raise cattle, horsed, bale hay, ride horses, atv’s, hunt, fish, and provide an excellent safe location for raising a family all on your own private ranch. This much land in one location is really hard to find, and like the old saying '' they aren't making any more of it" is very true. Call for a private showing !
Listed price: $800,000