Who we are
We are Ryan and Ellen Gray, owners and shepherds at Autumn Earth Acres. Our small 8 acre homestead is located in Lawrenceburg, TN - in the Southern Middle region of the state. We are about 1 hour Southwest of Nashville, TN as well as an hour Northwest of Huntsville, AL and about an hour Northeast of Florence, AL.
We currently raise American Milksheep which consist of high percentage East Friesian genetics with some Lacaune, Awassi, and Gulf Coast Sheep. We also have Miniature Jersey cattle as well as pigs, chickens, horses, and other farm critters! On occasion we have products like meat and milk available, but our main focus is providing for our family.
We’ve downsized to prepare for the move and no longer have any livestock or products for sale.
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We will send updates when we list the property or when products and livestock become available again.
Our Farm is Hitting the March 2019!
Hey there! We are Ryan and Ellen Gray, owners of Autumn Earth Acres. We're dedicated to our small farm and sustainable practices, but have big dreams that are pulling us closer to Florence, AL, about an hour SW of us. We'll be considering some different options moving forward, but we expect to either sell or rent our home and farm in Lawrenceburg, TN. We'd love to talk to interested buyers before we list it with a realtor. We won't be ready to move out until spring of 2019, but that is fast approaching!
Here are some details about our lovely slice of heaven! Keep in mind we are doing updates before the listing, so many changes to painting, fencing, and cosmetics will be made. Pictures are from several years ago.
-Home is a working farm, 5 miles from the growing town of Lawrenceburg, TN, which is in the process of building a 4 year university and is the future site of some top manufacturing companies. Easy access to groceries, Walmart, food, supplies, hardware - you name it!
-Nashville is about an hour North, and Huntsville is about an hour South, Florence is about an hour Southwest.
-It is a 1981, 3 bed, 1 bath, 1100 sf brick home with metal roof and central A/C heat pump.
-Single car garage with double carport attached and 8'x24' leanto for additional storage.
-32'x32' wood barn with metal roof, three stalls and a tack/feed room attached, room for two more stalls.
-64 bushel grain bin
-8 acres of pasture, some nice trees for shade a privacy, cross fenced with electric wire for rotational grazing
-A small pond
-Public water and gas; utilities run about $100/month -summer and $190 in the winter for water/electric
-Fenced back yard and gate on the driveway to keep critters safe
-Close to some wonderful horseback riding trails
-Easy access to US Hwy 64 and US Hwy 43
-Totally pet friendly. Bring the dogs and horses. Start a self-sufficient hobby farm without giving up paved roads, internet, or cell reception!
-Would be on the market very early spring of 2019
-Asking price would be in the $150K range (perfect price for your first farm!)
Feel free to share this page. Email egray@AutumnEarthAcres.com with any questions.
**Keep in mind that we are a busy, but the more serious you are about buying, the more serious we'll be about making a deal quickly**
**Also, we keep our property locked up and have Livestock Guardian Dogs. Absolutely no trespassing without permission. You CANNOT see it from the road!!**