Madison County, IA

Iowa Hwy 92
Winterset, IA 50273

22.64 Acres M/L

Listing #15911



A rare and highly sought after opportunity in Madison County, Iowa – 22.64 surveyed acres m/l located immediately off the pavement and within a short commute to the Des Moines Metro. The property is located in Section 28 of Union Township, just east of Winterset, Iowa along State Highway 92. With easy access to Interstate 80 to the north and Interstate 35 to the east, this property offers multiple locations to build that are suitable for nearly all home types within the Winterset Community School District or a weekend getaway.

The reclaimed gravel pit site offers a private driveway entrance on the west side of the property with great scenic views of Madison County. There is a newer six-strand, barbed-wire, exterior fence with alternating wooden and two steel posts surrounding the property on the west and north side. The actual northern property boundary is south of the new fence line.

There is a large pond located on the northern portion of the property. The water level varies throughout the year, but the average surface area for this pond is just over 7 1/2 acres. The pond has been stocked with game fish including bass, bluegill, crappie, and walleye. Other outdoor uses on this pond include kayaks, canoes, and smaller fishing boats providing many hours of recreational opportunities.

Improvements include electric, rural water, and internet services located at the road. MidAmerican Energy has power lines on the south side of State Highway 92. Warren Rural Water District services this area with a rural water line located on the south side of State Highway 92. There are no covenants on this land and the location is outside of the city limits so the uses shouldn’t be as restricted.

Be sure to check out the additional property offerings - East Tract of 49.62 surveyed acres (Listing #15912) or Entire Tract Offering of 72.26 surveyed acres (Listing #15910)

Legal Description

"Parcel D" - All that part of the East Half (E 1/2) of the Southeast Quarter (SE 1/4) of Section 28, Township 76 North, Range 27 West, of the 5th P.M., Madison County, Iowa, more particularly described as follows: Beginning at the Southeast corner of said Section 28, thence North 89°43’28” West, along the South line of said Section 28, a distance of 847.32 feet; thence North 00°34’50” West, a distance of 194.79 feet; thence North 85°34’23” East, a distance of 193.20 feet; thence North 00°04’11” West, a distance of 996.09 feet; thence North 52°51’09” East, a distance of 510.70 feet; thence North 80°45’56” East, a distance 264.47 feet, to a point on the East line of said Section 28; thence South 00°22’32” West, along the East line of said Section 28, a distance of 1,560.73 feet to the Point of Beginning, and containing 22.64 acres of land, more or less, including 1.68 acres of road easement. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • MLS Number: 644023
  • Parcel Number: 400072880031000
  • School District: Winterset Community School District
  • General Area: East of Winterset, Iowa
  • Gross Taxes: $786.00
  • Possession: At Closing
  • Terms: Cash / Conventional


From Winterset, Iowa: Travel east out of town on Iowa Highway 92 for approximately 2.50 miles. The property will be located on the north side of the road. Look for the Peoples Company sign.


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