Big Lake Retreat is a unique opportunity to own a beautiful, large land holding just 30 minutes from Chattanooga. The property has 176± acres and is anchored by its own 7± acre private lake, a rare and unique find this close to the Scenic City. The balance of the property consists of inspiring rock formations, mature native forests, and the classic gently rolling hills that make people want to call Tennessee home. There are numerous incredible home sites with breathtaking views; both of the lake and east towards the Great Smoky Mountains.
From an investment perspective, Big Lake Retreat is well-suited to capitalize on the fervent growth of Chattanooga, as land assets of this size and proximity to town are increasingly harder to come by.
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Big Lake Retreat is a great opportunity to own a beautiful piece of land just 30 minutes from Chattanooga, Tennessee, with excellent upside potential. It is an incredible sanctuary for a primary residence, but also retains an attractive play as a future conservation development or family compound.
Overview & Facts
- Beautiful and private 176± acres in Sequatchie County, Tennessee
- 7± acre lake
- Convenient location just 30 minutes from downtown Chattanooga
- Some of the most impressive and interesting rock formations we’ve seen in private hands
- Bluff with incredible sunrise views
- Recreational opportunities abound between the lake, land, and wildlife
- Low Tennessee taxes
- Great access points on both sides of the property
- Water and electric utilities available to property
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The fertile Sequatchie Valley is flanked by two large ridges with the 116-mile Sequatchie River meandering down the middle, showcasing Tennessee’s authentic landscape and historic character. The mountains and bluffs provide a stunning and dramatic backdrop for the abundant outdoor activities available here.
Lying within the humid subtropical zone of the United States, the area offers a mild, pleasant climate and four distinct seasons. Spring arrives in March with mild days and cool nights, and by late May temperatures have warmed up considerably to herald warm summer days. On average, July is the warmest month of the year. The summer months tend to receive more precipitation than other times of the year, and the area has an average annual rainfall of 55 inches. Fall is marked by mild-to-warm days and cooler nights. Winter is usually mild, with the coldest days featuring lows around freezing and highs in the upper 40s to mid-50s. Snow occurs periodically, with an average annual accumulation of approximately four inches.