The baseball discipline is peaceful and no one is paddling or jet snowboarding on the 6-acre private lake now that the kids have grown and moved absent, so Scott Jordan and his spouse are advertising the Cottontown estate they have owned since 2003.
They’ll choose their reminiscences with them, but the fishing ponds, the rolling fields and woods and the barn they painted crimson for their daughter will be there for the future proprietor.
Also there will the 9,299-square-foot household at the coronary heart of the practically 53-acre sanctuary they get in touch with Flip Flop Farms. The north Sumner County house, at 204 Lee Street, is on the market for $4,499,000.
“The property was built on leading of the hill for utmost views of the ponds, trees, and wildlife. Flip Flop Farms is abundant with squirrels, deer, raccoons and even has a fox den. We have lots of crimson tail hawks (and) owls, and bald eagles fish here, way too,” mentioned Jordan, a well known Sumner County doctor.
The four-bedroom, 6½-bath household was constructed in 2015. It sits following to the lap pool and the trails the place viewing triathletes educated with Jordan, who competes in 100-mile ultramarathon foot races, stated Real estate agent Kim Fennell, who co-owns Primary Avenue True Estate with John Lott.
There are also secluded spots to enjoy a peaceful moment, these as the orchard crammed with pear, peach and fig trees. Or sit less than a person of the 200 hardwood trees planted by Jordan and his family members, stated Fennell.
“Every tree was planted especially. It is fairly romantic, this put,” she claimed.
The new owner could use the property as a personal residence, a company retreat or an event middle. The assets is about a 50 %-hour’s travel from downtown Nashville and is not considerably from a new Publix grocery story in White House, reported Fennell.
The Jordan loved ones has opened their doors for exclusive occasions in excess of the a long time. The lake is especially well-known.
“It is perfect for functions, paddle boarding, fishing, and is massive sufficient to take pleasure in your jet skis. It is lined with a white sandy beach that has hosted a number of weddings and events and fantastic to fake staying at the seashore while in Nashville,” claimed Jordan.
The assets is listed for sale as a farm, so it’s not surprising it features a fenced backyard region with a feed lose and a chicken coup created by Amish craftsmen. The hen coup is covered for safety from the raptors and foxes that share the residence.
The horse pasture has two ponds as nicely as an aluminum horse barn divided so the 5 pygmy goats that live on the farm also have shelter, claimed Jordan.
He had a further two ponds put in in close proximity to the driveway and retains them stocked with bass, brim and catfish.
“Professional anglers nonetheless request to occur fish these ponds,” reported Jordan.
Visitors getting into the gate instantly see the big pink barn with its horse stalls and hay loft.
“The barn is red for the reason that our daughter experienced a beloved ebook known as ‘The Significant Crimson Barn,’ and when we brought her to the farm for the extremely first time at the age of 3 she cried for the reason that the barn was not pink. It has been purple at any time considering the fact that,” he mentioned.
Now that they are providing Flip Flop Farms, the Jordans hope a new owner will have the likelihood to construct memories just like that.