This beautiful 426+ acre fly-in private ranch near Dallas, in the same family for almost 40 years, is now available for sale. Bishop Field Airport Flying Ranch is prime for single family residential development, residential air park development, luxury fly-in resort, corporate retreat, fly-in game ranch, or private family owned flying ranch.
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Only 36 miles east of Dallas, about 12 miles from Rockwall and Lake Ray Hubbard, the ranch is outside the city limits and ETJ of any municipality, and there are no zoning or development restrictions. The property consists of 13 contiguous tracts, most of which have an ag exemption, totaling approximately 426.233 acres. Seller leases the property for hay bailing and cattle grazing; there are no long term lease agreements in place. Water is available through Poetry Water Supply and septic tanks are used for sewer. The property includes Bishop Field Airport 68TS with an impressive 4,600 ft X 31 ft asphalt runway in good condition.
Asphalt taxiway system and aircraft parking apron has access to four separate hangar bays, all with heavy-duty Wilson electric bi-fold 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 is a 2,400 sqft/4 bedroom/3 bath frame house in a secluded, wooded area accessible by a winding concrete driveway. The two-story house is of quality construction but has not been occupied for several years and will require interior and some exterior renovations. The ranch boasts over 40,000 square feet of building improvements:
- Residence 2,400 SF
- Hangar One 7,500 SF
- Hangar Two 15,000 SF
- Maintenance Building 2,400 SF
- Farm Equipment Storage Building 10,200 SF
- Tractor Storage Building 600 SF
- Workshop 2,000 SF
Call Jaqui to arrange your private tour of this exceptional aviation opportunity (832)563-6713
Property NE243 listed at $7,668,000 ($18,000 per acre)