Have you ever dreamed of having a home on a lake? This is a rare opportunity on the second most premier crappie fishing lake in the state of Mississippi, Lake Washington. Located in Chatham, MS it was once part of the contiguous Mississippi River until it changed course around 1300AD. Lake Washington spans approximately 5,000 acres and has been used by fishermen and duck hunters for hundreds of years. A study by the Miss. Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks shows that 2 out of every 10 anglers drive over 100 miles to fish Lake Washington, and 1 out of every 15 come from over 400 miles. Its no wonder it has gotten local and national attention. Your future home or get-away could be here. Lake Washington is a highly desired place to build, an established destination with utilities in place to suit. The 5 +/- acres is located on the eastern historic lake front with access to its very own pier with boat ramp. Theres no need to fret about where to launch your boat, access is yours. The cabins and bait shop currently on the property are being removed. Upon accepted contract the, seller will request up to 45 days (if needed) to finish removing all buildings and cabins. The pavilion and pier will remain. If 5,000 acres of fishing isnt enough, within an hour youll find Yazoo Wildlife Refuge (12,941 acres), Panther Swamp (38,000 acres), Hillside Refuge (18,000 acres), Delta National Forest (60,000 acres) and more. Hundreds of thousands of acres of some of the best public hunting and refuge land in the state is not far for those in pursuit of bucks and ducks. Water Front Acreage Utilities on Site Blacktop Road Frontage Paved Boat Ramp Pier with Electricity Fish Cleaning Pavilion Pavilion with stage - used for events On Lake Washington
Chatham, Mississippi 38731
Directions: From Yazoo City, MS take MS-16 W for 11.2 miles and continue straight on MS-149 for another 4.7 miles. Turn left at MS-14 W for 14.2 miles and go left again at Anguilla on MS-61 S. In 3.3 miles turn right onto Matthews Rd, travel 1 miles, turn left and travel 0.3 miles and take the right on MS-16 W. In 7.4 miles turn right on to MS-1 N, the property will be 8.1 miles on the left.
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Heath was born in Bossier City, LA and raised in deep East Texas. After graduating from Joaquin High School in 1998, he did EMS work for two years before moving to Jackson, MS in 2001 to attend Seminary. He graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor’s degree in Theology. He worked eight years as the Operations Manager for a prosthetics firm and now lives in Madison, MS with his wife Gretchen of Moss Point, MS and three kids; Julianna, Elizabeth, and Seth.
As early as three years old Heath was spending time in the outdoors hunting, camping and fishing with his dad. The old adage is “You can take the boy out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the boy” applies with him. During his early years he developed a love for the land and outdoors; his passion and desire for fresh air, woods and water eventually drove him to investigate and soon pursue a career in real estate. This love for the land and outdoors has fueled his desire to assist buyers in locating the property they desire. He also works hard for sellers in getting the most for their land. Whether it is a timber investment that you are looking for, a recreational hunting tract or if you just prefer to read a book by a quiet stream, he can help you locate it.