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This is a 5.81 acre property that fronts US-90 is located in Jeff Davis County only 24 miles south of the City of Van Horn and 15 miles north of the City of Valentine. It is a beautiful, open property with approximately 375 feet of road frontage along US Hwy 90 otherwise known as “Texas Mountain Trail” and is approximately 686 feet deep. Utility poles run the length of US-90 as seen in the images that accompany this listing.
Pictures cannot adequately capture the beauty of the night sky in this region of Texas. There’s a reason the University of Texas’ McDonald Observatory is located nearby. A link to their site where you can see for yourself the unbelievable list of programs they offer is here: http://mcdonaldobservatory.org/
Another name for US-90 in this region of the state is “Texas Mountain Trail”. You may find that on maps of the area. To gain insight into what this refers to, take a look here: http://texasmountaintrail.com/ The Summer 2018 edition of Lonely Planet has a two page article detailing a drive from El Paso to Big Bend National Park and the route takes one right by this property! See all the details for yourself here: https://www.pressreader.com/usa/lonely-planet-magazine-us/20180515/281878709011655
The local electricity provider is:
TMNP (Texas New Mexico Power Co-Op) (888) 866-7456 https://construction.tnmp.com/construction/mainMenu.html;jsessionid=Q+fn19-Pz2bgfZsEGjMzsg__
Water and sewer would either require well/septic installation or would require water hauling.
There is no zoning in the County, if you have any questions about a specific project you have in mind the County Clerk can be contacted at: (432) 426-3251
0 Hwy 90 Valentine, TX 79854
Parcel 7, Unit 12, Green Valley Acres Subdivision, Jeff Davis County, Texas rnas shown by the Plat of record in the County Clerku2019s office of said County, Texas, rncontaining Five (5) acres, more or less.rn
375′ x 680′
A additional fee of $300 to reserve the property is required to begin the purchase process. This is a non-refundable fee.
We do not charge closing fees. If the buyer chooses to secure title insurance for the property, that would be their financial obligation.
Miscellaneous fees include property taxes and HOA dues to include transfer fees charged by HOAs. These fees are the full responsibility of the buyer. If choosing owner financing there is a $5/month serving fee added into your monthly payment.
University of Texas McDonald Observatory
From the McDonald Observatory website: “McDonald Observatory, a research unit of The University of Texas at Austin, is one of the world’s leading centers for astronomical research, teaching, and public education and outreach. Observatory facilities are located atop Mount Locke and Mount Fowlkes in the Davis Mountains of West Texas, which offer some of the darkest night skies in the continental United States. Additionally, the observatory is a partner in the forthcoming Giant Magellan Telescope, under construction in Chile. McDonald Observatory’s administrative offices are on the UT Austin campus. The Observatory works with the University’s Department of Astronomy on both research and teaching.”