Historic Woodlawn Plantation is being offered for sale for the first time in 50 Years! Location is everything and this amazing Fayette County, TN property offers that and so much more! Located less than 50 miles east of Memphis in the Historic District of LaGrange, TN, Woodlawn Plantation adjoins the Ames Plantation on two sides and is bordered by both Hwy. 57 and Hwy. 18. Nestled on approximately 685 acres of prime farmland, mature timber and rolling pastures, Woodlawn offers amazing views and a rare opportunity to own a piece of history. Along with 316 acres of income producing row crops, Woodlawn boasts well-established hunting areas for deer, turkey, quail and doves making this a true sportsman’s – and field trial – paradise! In addition to the recreational benefits of this unique estate, this property includes several structures that are steeped in history. The Main House is comprised of approximately 5500 square feet and is a Historical masterpiece. Built in 1828 by Major Charles Michie, a veteran of the War of 1812, Woodlawn Plantation has stood the test of time. When Federal troops occupied LaGrange in 1862, Woodlawn served as the Western Tennessee headquarters for Major General William Tecumseh Sherman of the Federal Army. Additionally, the Main House was occupied by both sides several times when it was used as an emergency hospital. Complementing the stately Greek Revival style home, mature boxwoods line the main entry on the east side and sweeping views of the property can be enjoyed from the elevated hill of the Main House location. Mature Cedar and Magnolia trees as well as majestic Oak trees are dispersed around the home providing shade and privacy. A 1643 square foot guest house, two barns, an equipment shed as well as several interior pens and riding arenas make up the balance of the improvements to the grounds. In addition, the property frontage along Hwy. 57 is fully fenced in beautiful white board style.
Woodlawn Plantation is being offered inclusive of furnishings and equipment and is being shown by appointment only to pre-qualified buyers. This is a once in a lifetime chance to own a verifiable piece of history that includes large acreage in a great location.
For more information, visit the Premium Outdoors listing. Contact Chuck Myers 901-830-5836 to set up a private tour.