Hardee Spring and Plantation's serenity and natural beauty is the
crown jewel of the Suwannee River Basin. The property has 305 acres
with 1.6 miles of river frontage, a natural 1st
magnitude spring, an enchanting lodge, and endless opportunities for
investment and recreational possibilities.
An overwhelming presence of wildlife pervades the 305 acres. The
plantation is full of lush long leaf yellow pines, loblolly pines,
stately live oak trees and other native flora and fauna such as black
bear, deer, turkey, quail, and dove. The plantation is also part of
the "Suwannee River Wilderness Trail". The property is capable of
accommodating various public uses including a state park, geological
site, environmental attraction, ecological preserve, wildlife
sanctuary, or nature focused recreational retreat with swimming,
spring diving, canoeing, camping and fresh-water fishing. The
property is equally attractive as a long term investment for future
development as a water bottling production plant or nature conservancy
Hardee Spring and Plantation is 1 of 4 springs with a water use
permit application (#WUP08). The spring has a flow of 17.6 million
gallons per day and is on the "A List" of Florida's 1st magnitude
springs for purchase. It is one of the 21st Highest Acquisition
Priority Group A projects.
The rustic residence was designed by Governor Hardee and includes 5
bedrooms/ 4 bathrooms with native materials encompassing 2275 square
feet of heated and air conditioned space. The fireplace is the
central feature of the great room and brings to the whole structure a
warmth and familiarity conducive to building greater bonds of
friendship in an ever more complex world.
For all this serenity and natural beauty you are nestled in the nearby
communities of Tallahassee, FL, Jacksonville, FL, and Valdosta, GA.
Whether you are enjoying a sunny afternoon kayaking down the Suwannee
River, swimming in the spring, hiking the "Suwannee River Wilderness
Trail", or hunting wilderness, you will lose your heart to the beauty
of this romantic, richly layered plantation and spring. The world of
Hardee Spring and Plantation offers one a fuller, deeper, wealthier
PROPERTY NUMBER: 09022-60300
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