Land / Building Site

Co. Rd W- 42, Decorah IA 52101


UNIQUE Opportunity to own a Sub-division with 11 homesites mapped out and has a meandering creek area, PLUS a Spring-Fed Lake stocked with WALLEYE- BLUEGILL- Largemounth BASS- CRAPPIE. 44 m/l Acres With all the survey work done for you ! Owners of Lakeside Estates have access rights to a Private lake with a wooded picnic area along the lake, A Lighted Gazebo right ON the lake itself. The Springs that feed the man-made Lake also supplies water to a meandering cold water creek on the Northern end of this tract. LOTS 1,3,4,5, & 13 have the lane established, a well is included with a service line for water along the frontage road. Mature hardwood shade trees in the 13+ acre commons area around the lake frontage. LOTS 7,8,9,10,11,12 on the Eastern side of the commons area are also all plotted and surveyed off as Rural Residential Lots suitable for single family homes to be built, ranging in size from 1.55 A. to 1.94 A. Per LOT. CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS, here is your chance to show off your skills and home designs ! The Covenants and Bylaws have been worked out and recorded, survey details recorded, extensive landscaping around the lake and cold water creek completed. Passionate about Green Building ? Striving to promote solar, geo-thermal options for energy conservation ? Here are 11 separate LOTS for single family homes to be build within a short commute to Decorah and Ossian with options for 2 school districts from this location along W -42.


  • Property TypeLand-building site
  • Sub-typeResidential Lots-Rural
  • Sale / RentFor Sale
  • Sale TypeNormal Sale
  • StatusACTIVE
  • CountyWinneshiek
  • Date ListedSep 25, 2019
  • Days on Market142
  • Gross Taxes$646
  • Finance TypeCash
  • Reg / IrregIrreg
  • ZoningR-R
  • Flood Plain ClassC/X - Not in Flood Plain
  • Documents on FileAerial Photo, Covenants & Restrictions, Legal Description, Recorded Covenants, Survey
  • Legal DescLOTS 1,3,4,5,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,16,17,19 and 1-18 within Section 23, T-97-N, R-8-W of the 5th P.M.
  • MLS ID20195215

Land Details

  • Lot Dimensions1320 X 1472
  • Lot Size1,942,340 sq ft
  • Lot Acres44.59 acres
  • Lot DescriptionBuildable Site, Creek, Hillside Property, Lake Access, Lake Frontage, Lake View, Valley View, View-Water, Wooded Area
  • Lot ImprovementPartially Wooded, Underground
  • TopographyPartially Wooded, Sloping
  • Present UsePlatted, Residential
  • Potential UseMulti-Family, Platted, Recreation/2nd Home
  • AmenitiesFishing, Landscaping, School Bus Service
  • Restrictions / EasementsCovenants,Easements,Home Owners Association,Subdivision Restriction
  • Road FrontageCounty/City Road,Hard Surface Road
  • Surface WaterLake,Stream
  • Utilities AvailableElectricity, Underground Utilities, Well-Private
  • Will SellSell In Entirety
  • School DistrictDecorah Community Schools

Listing provided courtesy of Cedar Valley Iowa Realty - Decorah. William Stoen, listing agent.