Ranch in Osage County, KS for Sale – Wonderful 160 Acres!


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This 160 +/- acre ranch in Osage County is located just a few miles outside of Melvern, KS. It is fenced and cross fenced allowing cattle to be rotated. The owner has drilled a well that pumps out to different watering sites, allowing for water even if the ponds dry up. Some of the land is comprised of class 3 soils and has been terraced so part of the land could be put back into crop production.

There is a 40X70 29-gauge steel barn with a 30’ lean-to that the owner has used as a hay barn. There is also a 40X100 cinderblock barn with a 20’ metal lean-to. The larger barn does include heated floors, an office, a bathroom, a vehicle lift, and a loft that allows for additional storage.

Home for Sale – Ranch in Osage County

The home is a 1930 farmhouse and has a true country charm feel to it. The current owners have done extensive work on the house during their ownership. The home has had the exterior bricked. The owners have added an additional 14 feet to the north side of the house and 12 feet to the west side of the house.

The covered patio on the north side of the house makes for a great place to sit and enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning. The house does have a metal roof on it.

The home has six bedrooms with five bedrooms upstairs and one on the main floor. There is a bathroom on the main floor and another one on the second floor. There is also an additional room that the current owners are using as an office that is adjacent to the main floor bedroom. There is a cellar with the entrance just off the living room.

When you step into the front door, you’ll walk into a spacious living room with a wood burning stove in the corner. The kitchen has lots of cabinet space and a closet that can be used as a pantry. If you enter the house from the back door, you’ll walk into a large mud/utility room.

Melvern, KS

Melvern is a small town along the Marais des Cygnes River in Osage County Kansas. Melvern Lake provides 7,000 acres of water for recreation and fishing, along with camping, hiking, and hunting in the surrounding area. Melvern is part of the Marais des Cygnes Valley USD 456 public school district. The property is about 45 minutes from Topeka, and 1 hour 15 minutes from Kansas City, making this 160 +/- acre ranch in Osage County a great rural home base for any outdoor enthusiast.

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Nick Wilson
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Raised in Paola, Kansas, Nick Wilson has a passion for helping small towns flourish. He has always lived in eastern Kansas where he attended Baker University on a basketball and football scholarship. After college, he married his high school sweetheart, Amanda, and they have 1 son together, Noah, with another child on the way. His first career path was in parks and recreation where he developed great management, organization, people skills and communication skills. Nick would help run tournaments and leagues where they would see thousands of people visit his ballparks daily.  Nick is passionate about sports, hunting, fishing, and anything where he can be active or outside. Nick currently resides in Paola with his growing family. Nick is ready to take his leadership and passion into the real estate industry and help families find their dream properties.
Ian Goodyear
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Ian Goodyear grew up in Fort Scott, Kansas, where he developed a love for the outdoors at a young age. During his high school years, Ian spent as much time as he could bowhunting. The passion that Ian developed for the outdoors and for hunting continues to this day. Ian earned an associate’s degree in criminal justice from Fort Scott Community College and then moved to Bartlesville, Oklahoma where he began his career as a police officer. Ian worked for the Bartlesville Police Department as a patrol officer, a field training officer, and a detective. While living in Bartlesville, Ian earned a bachelor’s degree in organizational management from Oklahoma Wesleyan University. Before joining United Country, Ian continued his work in law enforcement in the Johnson County, Kansas area. Ian and his wife, Megan, live near Osawatomie, Kansas, and have one daughter, Maggie. Ian continues to bow hunt whitetails every fall but has also developed a love for waterfowl hunting. Once the whitetail rut starts to wind down, Ian shifts into chasing ducks and geese with his lab, Gus. Ian is ready to take the same dedication of service that he learned in his law enforcement career and apply it to helping clients find their dream property.

28821 S Croco Rd,




Ranch in Osage County, KS for Sale – Wonderful 160 Acres!


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