5 Homes for Sale in Portland with 3+ Acres

Living a stone’s throw from the Portland night life and owning a property with acreage sounds too good to be true, right? You’d be surprised. One of the beautiful things about Portland’s affinity for nature is that there’s still an abundance of it.

While they don’t come along every day, homes for sale on multi-acre lots are more available than you’d think for a major metropolitan area. Whatever you’re looking for, be it farmland, space for horses, or mature forest, Portland can provide. We’ve rounded up five of the biggest – a three acre minimum is soon to be outstripped, as you’ll see – and most exciting homes for sale in Portland on huge lots.

#1 – 14025 NW Charlton Rd.

14025 NW Charlton Rd.

Surrounded by towering, mature trees on 3.49 acres, this beautiful and private home is located on Portland’s own little rural getaway: Sauvie Island. Enjoy views of the trees and countryside from the living room’s floor to ceiling windows while relaxing by the fire. Or, savor a quiet moment on the secluded patio surrounded by greenery.

The extra details in this home foster an atmosphere of comfort. Multiple entertainment spaces, skylights in the dining room, and a sleek and spacious tub create a variety of luxurious spaces to make your own. Nearly every room in this house boasts a window with a view, so the options abound.

A detached, two-bay shop on the property makes this home perfect for anyone with hobbies. With plenty of room for boats, RVs, or shopwork, you’re free to pursue your recreation of choice in peace.

#2 – 12021 NW McNamee Rd.

Next up, we have a forested paradise for a steal. This house could use some updates; you won’t find a gourmet kitchen or the finest bathroom fixtures here. What you will get is 8.6 acres of land at the jaw-droppingly low rate of $87.2k per acre. Located near the north end of Forest Park, it’s truly a woodland haven but still offers a reasonable commute into the city.

The woods surrounding this home are laced with cleared trails, making it heaven for anyone who enjoys a private walk in nature. From the back deck, you’ll find stunning views of the coastal range to the west. Mature fruit trees and ample room for gardening will satisfy any green thumb.

#3 – 395 NW Brynwood Ln.

395 NW Brynwood Ln.

At just over 10 acres and only minutes outside of downtown, this home offers up some of the best forestland a city dweller can hope for. This mid-century modern home offers beautiful design to compliment the natural environment around it. Enjoy the elegant but cozy feel of the wood-paneled ceilings as you view the trees through floor to ceiling windows.

The clean lines of this home’s two-level deck will make you feel like you’re in a Scandinavian spa. Meanwhile, lush landscaping around the home compliments the canopy of the woods around it. If you’ve fallen in love with the trees of the Pacific Northwest, this home is the place to sit back and have them all to yourself.

#4 – 6220 NW Skyline Blvd.

6220 NW Skyline Blvd.

Well, if you’re in the market for acreage that doesn’t sacrifice luxury, it doesn’t get any better than this mansion, named Foxridge Farm and located right along Skyline Drive. From the home’s many picturesque windows, enjoy unobstructed panoramic views of the forest and the mountains. Meanwhile, the city is well within reach just a few miles away.

The property, which spreads over 25.3 acres, includes a world-class 18 horse equestrian center for any horse-lovers out there. With ample square footage as well as a second residence on site, space won’t be an issue. Nor will comfort. The home’s gorgeously finished interior includes fireplaces, soaring windows, and top-of-the-line kitchen appliances.

If it’s too nice a day to sit inside, nothing to worry about here. A wraparound patio on the main floor offers views of the Cascades, or the master bedroom has a lovely terrace for a more intimate setting. And let’s not forget the pool. Foxridge Farm boasts one of the most beautiful pools on the market in Portland right now. It’ll have you dreaming of summer.

#5 – 19430 NW Reeder Rd.

Finally, our winner for the most acreage for sale in Portland right now. Coming in at a whopping 72.21 acres, this sprawling farmland on Sauvie Island comes complete with a fully equipped equestrian facility.

This isn’t exactly the property for you to retire on, but it’s a great one for anyone looking to get their hands dirty. No less than 46 horse stalls, plus 7 paddocks and and indoor arena come included with this listing. Don’t have 46 horses? This would be a good investment property for anyone interested in getting into the horse boarding game.

An interesting but important detail about this property is that with it comes unlimited water rights. That means big potential for growing crops (and a whole lot less of the red tape). A great find for buyers who are interested in experimenting with farming, but who don’t want to stray too far from the city.

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