An incredible, rare, historic find. It is amazing walking this property to think back on what was going on here more than 150 years ago. Civil War Battles were fought here along The Bluff over looking the Tensaw River and the Mobile River Delta. This lies to the north side of The Historic Blakely State Park. The Battle of Blakeley was one of the last battles of the Civil War. There is a Historic Marker at the end of the street. The Marker reads: "CONFEDERATE REDOUBT #2 IN MEMORY OF THE BRAVE SOLDIERS WHO FOUGHT AND DIED DEFENDING FORT BLAKELY APRIL 2nd - 9th, 1865. COL T. N. ADAIR THE 4th, 35th, 36th, 39th, 46th MISSISSIPPI INFANTRY REGIMENT THE 7th MISSISSIPPI INFANTRY BATTALION AND THE TARRANT'S ALABAMA BATTERY." (PHOTO INCLUDED) The lot consist of approx 2.5 acres of historic land and runs along the Tensaw River approx 282 feet. There are a total of 5 structures on the property and all structures convey "AS IS" and at "No Value". There will be no Home Inspection as There is abundant work to do on any of the structures if you wish to make them serviceable. The Cottage has an incredible setting on The Bluff and contains approx 1,230 sq ft inclding 2 bedrooms and 1 bath.There is a porch that runs down one entire side facing West and continues across one entire end facing south. Standing and looking southwest from the porch you can see the Airbus Hanger in Mobile, Austal, the RSA Tower and the City of Mobile skyline. The Cottage sits at an elevation of 38 feet above the river. The views are spectacular; you will have incomparable sunsets for a life time. There is a barn building to the rear of the cottage and has approx 680 sq ft. There is a lane that goes down to the river. As you start down the lane there is a small cabin and approx 275 sq ft. As you get to the river there is a pier with enclosure of 320 sq ft. There is also an old house boat approx. 12x14. A Sportsman's Paradise; with Hunting, Fishing and Boating Unlimited.
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Listing information last updated on May 19th, 2019 at 6:00pm CDT.