2251 Oil Well Road, Decorah IA 52101


  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 1952 sq ft
  • 1300 x 1300 lot

Agent Remarks

  • This diverse farm just minutes from famous Decorah, Iowa is waiting for you! Experience the NEIA dream life on this 34 acre farm complete with updated 3 bedroom / 2.5 bathroom home, outbuildings, gardens, livestock fencing, waterers, fruit trees, and more! The charming 1922 country home was completely renovated in 2010. Roof, siding, insulation, windows, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, new well, custom hickory cabinets, granite tops, solarium and cold cellar additions are just some of the features updated in this “move-in” ready home! Outbuildings include a large barn (new roof 2018), a farrowing building, and a machine shed/pole shed. Thousands of feet of new fencing and water lines with waterers provide livestock infrastructure for many rotational grazing options. The 75 young apple and cherry trees included have grown strong from rootstock varieties in the past several years. The farm is currently home to a 30’x70’ high tunnel greenhouse that could be included with the sale as well. Looking for the right elements to start your own hobby farm? Make an offer for starter herds of Waygu beef cattle, Katahdin sheep, and Kune pigs! Owner also willing to negotiate on existing composting operation with turn-key equipment. Plenty of on-site material to keep the compost business running for years to come. Create your own sustainable farm or put yourself right into the farmer’s boots with this amazing opportunity! Send your questions or see for yourself today!


  • Property TypeResidential
  • Sub-typeAcreage
  • Sale / RentFor Sale
  • Sale TypeNormal Sale
  • StatusACTIVE
  • CountyWinneshiek
  • Year Built1922
  • Date ListedOct 31, 2019
  • Days on Market292
  • Gross Taxes$2,520
  • OccupantOwner
  • Reg / IrregIrreg
  • ZoningA-1
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain
  • Documents on FileSellers Disclosure
  • Legal DescLOT 1-1-2 & 2-1-2 NE NE
  • MLS ID20195896


  • Total Finished1952 sq ft
  • Above Grade Total1952 sq ft
  • Main Level Finished1144 sq ft
  • Below Grade Total808 sq ft


  • Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms
    • Upper level (x2)
    • Main level (x1)
  • Bathrooms 4 Bathrooms
    • Full bath upper (x2)
    • ½ bath main (x1)
    • ¾ bath lower (x1)
  • Kitchen Size13 x 13
  • Kitchen LocationMain Floor
  • Dining Room Size13 x 13
  • Dining Room LocationMain Floor
  • Living Room Size13 x 13
  • Living Room LocationMain Floor
  • Family Room LocationNo Family Room
  • Master Bedroom Size13 x 13
  • Master Bedroom LocationSecond Floor
  • BasementFull-Unfinished
  • Laundry1st Floor, Laundry Room
  • Bathroom FeaturesJetted Tub, Master Bath
  • FireplaceNone
  • RoomsMaster Bedroom, Master Bedroom w/ Closet
  • IncludedThe inside was all new 2010 All the electrical and plumbing has been replaced, newer HVAC with central air. I drilled new 480 ft well, with new water lines going to the house, and a few hydrants near the outbuildings and garden area were installed.


  • House Style2 Story
  • Garage Size396 sq ft
  • Garage Stalls1 Stall
  • Garage Carport1 Stall, Attached Garage
  • ExteriorVinyl
  • Exterior FeaturesBarn, Deck-Covered, Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Horses Okay, Irrigation System, Outbuildings
  • RoofAsphalt
  • Lot Dimensions1300 x 1300
  • Lot Size1,425,283 sq ft
  • Lot Acres34 acres
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain


  • WaterPrivate Well
  • SewerSeptic
  • Fuel TypePropane
  • HeatingForced Air
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • AppliancesAlarm-Smoke/Fire, Cook Top Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave Built In, Range-Free Standing, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Purifier, Water Heater-Gas, Water Softener (Included)


  • School DistrictDecorah Community Schools