Madison County, IA
13.50 Acres M/L

1115 Prairieview Avenue
Van Meter, IA 50261
Listing #17270


Property Info


Peoples Company is pleased to present the opportunity to own 13.5 acres m/l subject to survey in Van Meter, Iowa! Located off Prairieview Avenue and 110th Street, this property is just 5 minutes south of Van Meter and 15 minutes from the Des Moines Metro – offering easy access to amenities like Jordan Creek and residing in the highly sought-after Van Meter Community School District.

This property is a quintessential Madison County building site. There are approximately 7 acres of native timber that offer seclusion from the road and a pond on the south end where you can watch migratory birds amongst the rolling hills. Improvements on the property include four outbuildings, offering a combined space of 8,250 square feet, with plenty of room on the site for more. Badger Creek State Park lies less than two miles east of the property where you can access 700 acres of public hunting land and a 276-acre lake that permits “no-wake” boating and fishing.

The property includes a 1,510-square-foot, two-story home built in 1860. The property is being sold in “as-is” condition. 

Van Meter properties such as this are highly coveted and rarely trade hands on the open market. Don’t miss the opportunity to acquire a picturesque piece of Madison County, Iowa!

*Please Note*
The agricultural dwelling will be sold on an "as is, where is" basis. There is a building served by a private sewage disposal system on the property. Any septic system inspections, repairs, or replacement will be at the sole cost and responsibility of the buyer and/or the responsibility of vacating the septic system/removal of the home. The winning buyer will be required to execute a binding acknowledgment to either install a new septic system within an agreed-upon time or demolish the building within an agreed-upon time.

Legal Description

Part of the East Half of the Northeast Quarter and part of the North Half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 9, Township 77 North, Range 27, West of the 5th P.M. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.


From Van Meter, Iowa – Head south on Wilson Street and make a right/turn west onto Main Street. Continue onto Hazel Street in 0.2 miles. Then, in half a mile continue onto R Avenue and continue south for 1.5 miles. In 1 mile, R Avenue will turn into Prairieview Avenue, and in 1.1 miles the property will be on the right/to the west of the road. 
  • MLS Number: 686285
  • Parcel Number: 111020922000000
  • School District: Van Meter Community School District
  • General Area: South of Van Meter, Iowa
  • Possession: At Closing
  • Terms: Cash, Conventional




  • 36'x60' shed
  • 18'x36' shed
  • 16'x12' shed
  • 50'x105' shed 
  • 1,510 square foot home built in 1860.

Additional Info

*Exact acres subject to change after survey

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