Welcome to Turkey Ridge, a secluded hideaway for the whole family.
Drive back in time as you follow a quarter mile
narrow private lane along the Salt Creek to a
quaint but modern country farmhouse incorporating
a 100 year old cabin. Sited on 5 acres, including
a working farm and apple orchard; surrounded by
280 acres of farmland, woodland and creek;
adjacent to the Yellowwood State Forest, this
home offers complete privacy
and solitude as you immerse yourself in country life.
This home seamlessly blends the old time
farmhouse (the surrounding land has been a
working farm for at least 100 years) with modern
amenities. You will enjoy spacious living with
4 bathrooms, 2
2 game rooms, a sun room and 6 porches.
The house is decorated throughout with antiques, quilts,
woodturnings and original artwork allowing you to
take a step back in time to old Brown County.
As you enter this farmhouse, you are ushered into the open
features leather sofas and recliner, antique
furniture and displays, along with a 42 inch wide
screen TV with satellite hookup. Large sliding
glass doors allow a continual view of the
surrounding countryside. The spacious kitchen
is completely equipped with all the amenities for
preparing and enjoying a family dinner, including
cherry cabinets, plenty of counter space, a large
refrigerator, microwave oven, stove, dishwasher
family farm table
situated in front of
large windows for outdoor viewing. There is a
sunroom for your quiet morning time,
where you can watch wild life while enjoying breakfast.
While the main floor is ideal for communal activities, there is plenty of opportunity for privacy.
suite is located in the adjoining cabin and
includes a sitting room with antique pine floors
and trim, a stone fireplace, a TV with satellite
hookup, a screened in private porch, a queen bed
in the bedroom and an adjoining
bathroom with walk in shower.
Upstairs is a
reading and game area. There
is both a private
with a queen bed and
bathroom and a loft style open bedroom
with twin beds and a balcony porch on the upper level.
The basement level offers a
game room, equipped
with a pool table, and a private efficiency suite. The suite
is complete with
kitchen with a stove, microwave
oven, sink, refrigerator, coffeemaker; a
breakfast area; a bathroom with shower and tub; a
TV with satellite hookup, a
full bed and a
sitting area. There is a
private exit to the orchard hillside.
Outdoor activities abound.
available for catch and release fishing and a
shallow ford site on the Salt Creek is accessible
for wading, geode hunting and fishing. Explore
the orchard, pastures and private woods adjacent
to the house or set out on hiking trails located
in the Yellowwood State Forest, including the Ten
O'Clock Line Trail, all within walking distance
of the property. Alternatively, choose a
(there are 6 of them, plus the sun room), sit,
relax and enjoy the view over pastures, fields, the Salt Creek
and wooded hills. Wildlife is plentiful, and you
will see deer and turkey traveling across the
pastures. In the evening unwind by enjoying a
campfire with friends and family.
Situated midway between Nashville and Bloomington
and two miles north of State Road 46, this is a
perfect location for exploring the shops of
Nashville, antiquing in Brown and Monroe
Counties, enjoying fine dining and the Big Ten
sports experiences at Indiana University, or just
staying on the property and enjoying the company of family and friends.