SOLD!! 48.679 Acres of Hunting / Recreation Land For Sale in Amherst County VA!

This Wooded Tract Contains Long Creek Frontage, Plenty of Game Sign and Would be Perfect for a Secluded County Home or Your Next Hunting Ground!

Are you looking for a quiet place in the country to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? This secluded 48+ acre property in Amherst County, Virginia will provide you with a place that you can breathe, unwind and get revived.

This all wooded tract is located 10 minutes from the town of Amherst, Virginia, but is very secluded and provides a peaceful setting that would be perfect for a country home, a family getaway, or a managed hunting ground. There are multiple ridge tops and bottoms on the property with timber consisting of medium aged oaks, mixed hardwoods and pines and some more mature oaks scattered throughout the property all of which produce habitat, mast crops and browse that hold wildlife. There are numerous buck rubs and turkey sign scattered throughout the property providing evidence that game is plentiful. Water is another key element for wildlife and this property has plenty of it. There is approximately 1/4 mile of frontage on Allens Creek on the southeast border of the property and several feeder springs originate on this property. These creek bottoms contain some laurel thickets that are perfect cover for wildlife and are also nice travel corridors that wildlife use frequently and would be perfect stand sites for hunting.

There are also numerous outdoor recreational opportunities within a short drive of this property that you could take advantage of. The Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest is nearby and contains nearly 20,000 acres of hunting, fishing, hiking, wildlife watching, biking, horseback riding, and picnicking. If you are looking to do some camping this forest also surrounds the 560 acre Holiday Lake State Park which contains the 119 acre Holiday Lake. This State Park has campgrounds, cabins, picnic areas, swimming, and it also holds many events throughout the year. If you prefer river fishing and activities heading just a few miles northeast of this property you will find the James River and the James River State Park where you can enjoy some of the best float trips and Small Mouth fishing around. This 1500 acre park is nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and features rolling grasslands, quiet forests and beautiful views, as well as 3 miles of shoreline along the James River. Visitors can hike, bike, canoe, kayak, fish or tent camp on the banks of the historic river.

Town amenities are also close by in Amherst and Lynchburg where you can enjoy movies, concerts, sporting events, wineries, breweries and unlimited dining opportunities.

Whether you are looking for your next hunting camp or a secluded property to build your country home this unique property has it all and is a must see! If you would like to view this property please contact Joel Hoeffner at 540-494-4070, by email at, or visit our website at

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  • Property Features

    • Property State: Virginia 
    • County: Amherst 
    • Recreational: Yes 
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    • Price: $155,000 
  • Additional Information

    • Address: Off Maddox Lane, Gladstone, VA 24553 
    • Acreage: 48.68 
    • MOPLS ID: 55380 
  • About the Agent

    Danny has been a licensed Real Estate agent for over 25 years where he has concentrated on residential and land sales. He has experience in rehabbing houses, managing rental property, and land development. Danny and Leigh Ann, his wife of 32 years, live in Suffolk where they raised their two daughters Claudia and Olivia. Danny was born and raised in a rural setting where he grew up boating, fishing, hunting, and camping. Still an avid hunter and outdoorsmen there is no better place for him to be than in the field. Whether he’s at the beach, or even in the back yard, but especially in the woods, it is a passion of his. His knowledge of Suffolk and the surrounding area will allow him to help advise you on the possibilities of your land use whether it is for a home site, family recreation, a hunting property, or investment. Danny’s dream had always been to own land so he could have a place where he and his family could go and enjoy, a place that was their own. He realized that dream. Let him show you how to realize your dream, not just for yourself but also for your family. Danny is a great fit for the Mossy Oak team because he believes being outdoors and sharing it with others is simply a dream job.
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    844-480-5263 (LAND)
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