A GREAT PLACE TO RETIRE TO
A GREAT PLACE TO RAISE YOUR FAMILY
A GREAT HOME BASE FOR YOUR HUNTING AND FISHING EXPEDITIONS.
A LARGE BUILDING LOT IN THE TOWN OF MATACHEWAN, NORTHERN ONTARIO.
A real nice big building lot in the Town of Matachewan, Ontario offering you;
YEAR ROUND ACCESS.
YEAR ROUND LIVING IN A FRIENDLY AND BEAUTIFUL COMMUNITY.
THERE ARE NO SERVICES ON THIS PROPERTY.
THIS IS AN ORGANIZED TOWNSHIP.
SURFACE AND MINERAL RIGHTS COME WITH THE PROPERTY.
TREES ARE RESERVED TO THE CROWN
We have not been to the property yet so our photos are limited.
The property enjoys 43 acres on the easterly line of the city.
This property has never been built on and there are some nice mature trees on the property and with careful planning some of them can remain and be incorporated in a landscaping plan when you build on it. As you can see from the topographic mapping that the property is hilly by nature with an elevation slightly higher than the city centre itself. This makes for a spectacular view overlooking the city and the gorgeous Montreal River.
After conducting a search of the original patent we discovered that the land was granted back in Oct of 1940 as a mining claim.
The zoning for the property is zoned RU
Here are a list of acceptable uses:
an accessory dwelling;
a group home;
a hunting or trapping cabin;
a single detached dwelling.
a commercial greenhouse;
a community garden;
a conservation use;
an equipment storage building;
a farm produce/product stand;
a forestry use;
a home industry;
a home occupation;
a home profession;
an open storage area;
a private home day care;
a private fuel pump island;
a rural home occupation;
a wayside pit;
a wayside quarry;
Do you like to hunt? Are you an avid angler?
Matachewan has been a staple for the sporting enthusiast, offering numerous lakes and rivers to try your luck, big and small game hunting.
Monster Northern Pike and Walleye stalk these waters.
And with very little human pressure on this ecosystem, you shouldn't have any problems catching trophy fish.
This area is well known for its moose hunting, with the abundance of small ponds, swampy low-lying area, clear cutting and logging trails, this is what moose love.
Not to mention ATVing and snowmobiling .
Family vacationers can always find an activity to spark their outdoor interests here.
Need supplies? Matachewan has everything you should need for a comfortable stay.
A LITTLE ABOUT MATACHEWAN-
Matachewan began as a trading post of the Hudson's Bay Co, called Fort Matachewan, located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of the present town site. It consisted only of a large depot and stores, with a church added later on. The local First Nations, who traded their furs here, would camp along the Montreal River but not settle permanently.
Jack Davidson discovered gold in 1916 and teamed up with Weldy Young in 1930 to start the Young Davidson Mines. Sam Otisse staked a claim next to Davidson in 1917, which became the Matachewan Consolidated Mines. Alex Mosher staked claims which became the Ashley Gold Mine (1932-1936).
The impetus to the town's growth came in the 1920s when mineral deposits, such as gold, copper, and molybdenite, were found in the area. From then on it experienced boom and bust cycles of typical mining towns, depending on the swings in commodity prices, but its economy has gradually shifted to forestry and tourism.
THE SELLER IS NOT OFFERING FINANCING
North Bay 255 kms
Toronto 612 kms
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