The Magdalena Lode




MLS# 318058
Sq Ft:  3830
Land:  20.18 Acres

Year Built:  2002
Water:  Private Well
Sewer:  Septic



This 20 acre piece of land has 2 fully furnished high quality homes & is surrounded by Deer Lodge National Forest – The largest of the national forests in MT that covers 3.35 million acres & lies in southwest Montana. 11 miles from the tiny town of Basin, Montana. The homes have Italian Slate and wood floors, the kitchens are fully stocked and have refurbished wood antique stoves. Remote, isolated, exotic surrounded by timber, meadows and wildlife, with abundant live water. The Magdalena Lode, an historic patented mining claim dating to the early 1900′s with intact mineral rights. Located high in the Bounder Mountains, at an elevation of roughly 7,200 feet – 2 miles S & E of the Continental Divide, near the headwaters of Basin Creek. Property drops down into lowlands with lush grassy meadows with many freshwater springs and streams feeding wetlands areas & 2 ponds.Both homes are very low maintenance and entirely self-sufficient. Supplement the wood heat with propane-fired heaters.