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Snyder Farm, Idaho
Property Types: Farms, Homes
$1,395,000 / 62.00 Acres / Sold
Activities & Amenities
Enjoy the quiet country atmosphere while enjoying breathtaking views of the Payette River and Bogus Basin from this farm located in Gem County, Idaho. Snyder Farm is an in a peaceful secluded location with no neighbors.
The sizable estate consists of an elegant country home on +/- 62 acres situated on butte overlooking the river. In addition to the home, the land includes a large 72ft x 36ft barn style shop ideal for storing recreational vehicles or farm equipment.
The residence was built in 2004 and boasts 2,689 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Beautiful details are featured throughout including rich hardwood floors, tile floors, coffered ceilings, crown molding, and high ceilings. These features are especially prominent in the main open living area which is perfect for entertaining.
Just beyond the foyer, you are greeted by an impressive great room that highlights vaulted ceilings, a stunning chandelier, and a dual-sided fireplace. The great room is complemented by a wet bar with granite counters, a sink, an under-counter refrigerator, and shelving for beverages.
The food connoisseur and avid baker will fall in love with the gourmet kitchen. This extravagant space showcases granite counters, a beautiful tile backsplash, an island with a prep sink, and high-end stainless steel appliances including a Viking double oven. Off of the kitchen is the inviting formal dining room which can accommodate large parties. The dining room is adorned with multiple picture windows that absorb plenty of natural light and offer amazing views of the surrounding country landscape.
Another notable room in this custom home is the private master bedroom suite. A sitting room separates the great room from the master, offering an added sense of seclusion. This peaceful space showcases the other side of the dual fireplace and opens out to the patio. The master also has private access to the patio, a walk-in closet, and features a luxurious master bathroom with a dual vanity, soaker tub, walk-in shower with dual showerheads.
Besides the main living area, there are 2 guest bedrooms, an office, and a spacious laundry room. Both guest bedrooms also display picture windows and views of the beautifully landscaped yard. The bedrooms are connected with a Jack-N-Jill style bathroom with separate vanity for each room.
The exterior of the home imitates the beauty of the interior. The covered deck is one of the most striking outdoor amenities. This relaxing space is where one can enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding country landscape and Black Canyon. The exterior also features an attached 3 car garage and paved driveway which offer plenty of parking space.
The home site is set at the back of the property with a long private driveway and is lined with mature shade trees. Surrounding the residence is a well-manicured lawn irrigated with automatic sprinklers. For those that love to garden, the yard contains a garden shed with skylights which is perfect for growing flowers or vegetables. Water and sewer are provided to the property through a septic system and private well.
The acreage of land encompassing the home allows for multiple uses. Depending on your preference, you could either turn the property into a hobby farm, grow crops for additional income or use it for pasture for horses or livestock. The property is currently planted in alfalfa and has 60.9 acres of irrigation water provided through the Emmett Irrigation District. The land also has a wooded draw that is the perfect haven for area wildlife.
The rural town of Emmett, Idaho is located a mere 10 minutes from the property, so you are close to shopping and services. Emmett, Idaho is a thriving community that serves as the county seat of Gem County. The region is known as “The Valley of Plenty” due to its bountiful agriculture industry and rich soils. Gem County produces a variety of tasty fruits from its abundant fruit orchards. These include cherries, apricots, apples, blueberries and strawberries. In fact, the town even celebrates this during its Emmett Cherry Festival held every summer and the Harvest Festival held every fall. Many of the local orchards even allow the public to come and pick their own produce. Other notable agricultural roles in the Emmett Valley include dairy farming and livestock farming. Besides the agricultural advantages, Emmett residents also enjoy its close proximity to recreation, particularly hunting and fishing. Popular fishing holes include the Sagehen Reservoir and Black Canyon Dam. Area hunters appreciate the exceptional game bird hunting and big game hunting available at their fingertips. Other local natural attractions include the Payette River which winds through the community and Squaw Butte which many people enjoy hiking or snowshoeing.