This beautiful fly-in private ranch has been in the same family for almost 40 years and is available for sale for the first time. The property is situated in western Hunt County only 35 miles east of downtown Dallas and about 12 miles from Rockwall and Lake Ray Hubbard. The property is outside of the city limits and ETJ of any municipality, and there are no zoning or development restrictions. The property consist of 13 contiguous tracts of land, most of which have an agriculture property tax exemption, totaling approximately 426.233 acres. The seller leases the property for hay bailing and cattle grazing; there are no long term lease agreements in place. The water utility is available through Poetry Water Supply Corp and septic tanks are used for sewer.
The property includes an exceptionally long 4,600 ft X 31 ft asphalt runway in good condition. There is an asphalt taxiway system and aircraft parking apron with access to four separate hangar bays; all with heavy duty Wilson brand electric bi-fold hangar doors. Hangar One has cozy living quarters with a wood burning stove and plenty of hangar space to store your aircraft, motor home, collector cars, ATV's and boats. Hangar Two incorporates three hangar bays with 50' x 14' hangar door openings, able to accommodate cabin class twin engine aircraft.
The second residence on the property is a 2,400 square foot 4 bedroom 3 bath frame house situated in a secluded, wooded area accessible by a winding concrete driveway. The two-story house is of quality construction and has not been occupied for several years. The home will require interior and some exterior renovations to become a permanent residence again.
The property boast over 40,000 square feet of existing building improvements:
40,100 Square Feet Total
The ranch is prime for single family residential development, residential air park development, luxury fly-in resort, corporate flying ranch retreat, fly-in game ranch, or private family owned flying ranch located approximately 36 miles east of downtown Dallas just minutes south of Interstate 30.
±426 Acre Bishop Field Airport Ranch 68TS
9581 Bishop Road
Royse City, Texas 75189
Listed at $7,668,000.00 (approx. $18,000.00 per acre)
Paved Runway 02 / 22 (4,600' x 31')
Paved Aircraft Parking Ramp
Paved Auto Parking
FAA Identifier: 68TS
FAA Approved Private Use Private Airport
550 FT Elevation
Outside DFW Class B Airspace
Two Windsocks Ground Mounted
Windsock on Hangar One
Two Flag Poles for USA & Texas Flags at Entrance
Electronic Gated Paved Entrance
Three 60' x 60' Hangars (50' x 14' Hangar Doors)
Hangar with Living Quarters (40' x 12' Door)
Hangars Have Heavy Duty Wilson Bi-Fold Doors
±426 Acre Fly-in Ranch - FOR SALE - Royse City, Texas - 4,600' paved runway
LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 35 MILES EAST OF DOWNTOWN DALLAS, 12 MILES EAST OF ROCKWALL & RAY HUBBARD LAKE; JUST MINUTES SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 30
Imagine building your dream ranch house or luxury log cabin on your private airport & ranch just 36 miles east of Dallas. Abundant wildlife, white-tail deer, turkey, dove, bobcats & turkey; property has not been hunted in over 25 years. Three huge fishing ponds full of large-mouth bass, crappie, and catfish.
Property could be platted and subdivided for a high-end luxury air park ranch community for home & hangar sites. Property has three different county road access points and is just a few miles south of Interstate 30. Head out to work at your stressful city job and be back at home that afternoon at the ranch in well under an hour.
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