Small Country Acreage With Home Near Cedar Rapids


This is a very rare opportunity to own property 3 miles from Mt. Vernon Road and 10 minutes from downtown Cedar Rapids. You will have that country feel with access to all the city amenities that you could ever want. The closest town is Mt. Vernon, and the school district is Springville or Mt. Vernon. You could pick whichever one you would want as both schools busses operate on Linn Ridge Road. This wonderful house has been completely remodeled on the main living area. Upon entering the house, you will notice the updated kitchen that has hardwood cabinets and a wonderful breakfast island. There are two bedrooms and two full bathrooms on the main living level. One of these is the master suite with a full bathroom, deck, and laundry attached. There is ample closet space in this extremely large bedroom! You will notice that this property will work for someone looking to retire and move to the country. It has extra wide hallways, main level laundry, and walk-in master suite shower; most of the extras are already complete! A dining room and a finished sun room round out the rooms on the main level. You will have ample room to entertain and sit down to a formal meal. The downstairs has a very large room as you enter. This room is spacious with a walk-out sliding door to the east. This room can be everything from a game room to a living room or den. The third bedroom is downstairs along with the half bath. A bonus room separates the two and could be used for everything from an office to a storage room. Lastly, you cannot miss the HUGE space the last room has to offer! There is so much room from everything from canned goods to winter clothes to be organized! Additionally, at the end, there is a cedar closet for more storage! The attached 2-car garage a nice touch on those cold winter days and nights. Two newer openers ensure getting the doors up! The pole building has a large roller door to get your bigger equipment inside. With concrete floors throughout, moving and storing whatever you need will be easy! The workshop has its own furnace so 365 utilization is possible! The garage door to the shop allows for your bigger projects to be moved in and out easily! The schoolhouse is on the National Historic Register. It has its a kitchen and bathroom, furnace, septic and water. The loft above is great for additional storage. This space was not utilized for anything but storage by the owners, but could be a wonderful little business location! The garden shed is painted to match and will house your garden tractor should you need the additional storage. You need to see this place for yourself. Homes on a few acres in the country are getting harder to find this close to Cedar Rapids. You will love the gardening and the fresh air in this wonderful property. With so many recent updates, this is truly move-in ready! Call me today for a private showing.

Property Details

  • 10 minutes from DOWNTOWN Cedar Rapids, and 10 minutes from Mt. Vernon
  • Very beautiful area with the true country feel
  • Remodeled main living area
  • Move-in ready
  • House has updated HVAC, electrical, and well 5 years ago
  • All updates passed inspections
  • Hardwood cabinets throughout
  • House is also very suited for a couple looking to retire with expanded halls, main level laundry, and walk-in shower
  • Your choice of Springville or Mt. Vernon Schools
  • Great heated workshop in the pole shed
  • Abundant flower gardens on the property and a lot of room for your vegetable garden

1145 Linn Ridge Road
Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314
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