–84 Acres - Off Grid–

Serene, Scenic, Isolated,
Idyllic Living

Welcome to your very own off-grid, green, eco-friendly, peaceful Ozark oasis in the woods.  House can't be seen from road. 3436 sq ft, 8 bed room, 3 bath, substantial Ozark home, off the grid.   Solar panels. Year round live water.  large metal building. 1000 gal Propane tank.  1000 gal cistern.  And much, much more!

Reduced Price to Move: $350,000




















                     14 Highway, Drury, Mo 65638

                      Douglas County in south central Missouri


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Acts Model Community

Beautiful Ozark Retreat
for sale
By Owner

For people interested in
self sufficient living

Ozark Real Estate
For Sale By Owner

Many Ozark Mountain properties
ideal for Preppers & Homesteaders

Ozark Plateau

Safest area on earth
 to live in



What I love about our home

People are impressed with the peaceful, quiet surroundings and the park like atmosphere.

Also, the open floor plan, lit space, solid house style, big kitchen and spacious layout.

An abundance of live water, which is hard to find. Great neighbors. 

~Call Ken at  479-502-1789 for more info~




Notice the solar panels and satellite dish Views of all four sides of house






House Amenities

  • Year built: 1999

  • House dimensions: 30' x 40'

  • Livable square footage 3,436 sq ft; 3 levels

  • Basement square footage 1,200

  • Copper colored metal roof, 2012

  • ICF Reward Wall System Construction, solid concrete 9" walls

  • Open floor plan

  • Upstairs addition, dormer with French doors

  • Tiled kitchen, bathrooms and basement (some rooms are cement floor)

  • Four wood porches (upstairs, front, side and back)

  • Tiled, screened and covered back porch

  • Four skylights; bright interior with lots of natural light.

  • Wood floors

  • Energy efficient Sunfrost refrigerator

  • Kitchen Queen wood cook stove, (which heats the house also)

  • Propane stove top and oven



  • Well is 292 ft., well pump is set at 250 ft., 3/4 hp, 220v pump

  • Root cellar

  • Exede satellite internet access

  • On demand hot water heater

  • Four phone lines

  • Attractive window furnishings

  •  Two carpeted rooms upstairs.

  • The unfinished part of the house are the upstairs bathroom. Also, some trim is needed and a couple of unfinished projects.

  • Storage areas on north and south sides of house, upstairs.

  • Vaulted Ceiling in one room

  • Ceiling Fan

  • Room count: 15

  • Storage

  • Reduced Price to Move: $350,000


     See more amenities BELOW




Screened in back porch and open deck over cistern

Notice the 1,000 gallon rain water cistern under the porch






Deck & balcony overlooks circle driveway

Winding driveway through the woods to house



There are very few Black Walnut trees, but a good bit of large Pine trees, and lots of Dogwood.

You will find a lot of marketable Red Oak and White Oak and Cedar on the property.



Fruit trees Blueberry bushes Shelving for canned goods






Metal Building/ Power Center/ Solar Panels



  • You can have this 19 year old bank of six panels that are 78 watts each, and are approximate 7 years old;
    and a bank of eight panels that are 170 watts each. 

  • Low maintenance system with top of the line Trace components.

  • If you want to connect to the grid there is a Howell-Oregon Electric Coop power line
    that runs across the very southwest corner of the property.

  • Gasoline generator for back-up power. 

  • Updated charge controller


Large metal building 30' x 40' 1,200 sq ft
overhang car port  12' x 30' 360 sq ft






The  well is dug to 292 ft. and the well pump is set at 250 ft.  It has a 3/4 hp, 220v pump

This spring fed creek flows year around


 Picturesque Rock out-cropping






The "GREAT ROOM" on the first floor




The wood cooking stove is also used to help heat the house in the winter time.









The "Great Room" on the first floor includes the kitchen, living and dinning room







Three Full Bathrooms



Unfinished bath on 3'rd floor  








Eight Bedrooms














Property Amenities

  • 84 acres, more/less, 78 wooded, 6 cleared, nice field with pond

  • Year round live water, spring fed creek which is on the west side of property

  • Long, curvy driveway off the county road with a circle drive in front of the house.

  • 1000 gallon cistern under back porch to catch rain water

  • Deep well, 390 ft approx

  • Chicken coop on skids with fenced area

  • Orchard with apple, pear, cherry trees 

  • The tree varieties on the property are as follows.  We have mostly red oak and white oak on the property much of which is marketable.  We also have a good bit of very large pine trees.  We also have a good bit of marketable cedar.  We actually have very few black walnut.  Lots of Dogwoods.  Other hard wood varieties as well.

  • Please note that you can have A LOT OF MARKETABLE TREES

  • Vineyard

  • Established blueberry patch with irrigation piping and blackberry rows.

  • Prime garden area

  • Herb garden

  • Peppermint patch

  • Mature asparagus bed

  • Brush hogged trails throughout property

  • End of the county road, house located on the back 40. Very private and great buffer zone. Can't see house from road.

  • Lots of live water in the immediate area; springs, pond and creek.

  • No cell phone towers in view, (some cell phones work here) power lines located on corner of property.

  • Most of property is fenced; barb wire.

  • Driveway has a hill on it at the beginning, 4 wheel drive is helpful but not mandatory.

  • Distance to Ava: 27 miles, Mountain Grove: 26 miles, West Plains: 33 miles.

  • Elevation a little over 1,200 ft.

  • Dora School District. School is 12 miles from our house.

  • Property taxes: $732 a year.

  • Electric lines from the grid are on the front corner of the property and also behind the property.

  • A plat map is available but not an aerial picture.

  • House built next to a dogwood grove. Additional tree varieties; black and red oak, cedar, pine, black walnut.



  • Finished basement

  • 1,200 sq ft basement


  • Appliances included: Freezer, Range / Oven, Refrigerator


  • Floor size: 3,436 sq ft

  • Flooring: Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate, Linoleum / Vinyl, Tile

Other Interior Features

  • Vaulted Ceiling

  • Ceiling Fan

  • Room count: 15

  • Storage

Spaces and Amenities

  • Gated Entry


Type and Style

  • Structure type: Modern

  • Single Family


  • Roof type: Metal

  • Exterior material: The construction for our house is called an ICF (insulated concrete forms).  The outside walls all have concrete in them, but they are not solid concrete.  Rather it is concrete in the middle with foam insulation on the inside and outside of the concrete.  It has an approximate R37 insulation value

  • Double Pane/Storm Windows

  • Skylight


  • Built in 1999

Exterior Features


  • Deck

  • Porch

  • Patio


  • Lawn

  • Fenced Yard

  • Garden


  • Pond & spring fed creek

View Type

  • View: Park


  • Lot: 84 acres


  • Parking: Garage - Detached, 1 space, 1200 sq ft garage


  • Price/sq ft: $96

  • 2 solar panel arrays, view, circle drive, root cellar, private well, Sunfrost energy efficient refrigerator, propane tank and appliances, on demand water heating system, cistern for rain water, blueberry plants with irrigation, vineyard, orchard, Y2K house, prepper house


Call me (Ken Uptegrove) at (479) 502-1789 for more contact information and pictures


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