Curlew is a countryside community in the state of Washington, just off the Kettle River. This wholesome community has a rich history and a small-town vibe. Here, residents enjoy simple pastimes like cooling off in the Old Swimming Hole, attending the Barrel Derby Days festival and relaxing the shores of the Kettle River. Curlew also has a downtown with shops, a museum, a historical hotel, restaurants, and more. Consequently, real estate in Curlew is currently available and reasonably priced. Presently, there are several single-family homes for sale in the area, ranging from $135,000 to $975,000, a total of 10 to be exact.
These available homes mainly offer 1-4 bedrooms, 2+ bathrooms, and have a median sale price of $179,900 or $100 per square foot. Likewise, Curlew has ample acreage for sale, with over 50 properties on the market. These available land lots range from $9,900 for .66 acres to $274,000 for 182.76 acres. Here, you will find a wealth of residential land along with a few commercial lots. Nevertheless, there are significantly more homesites available now than there are homes for purchase. Thus, Curlew is more likely an ideal place to build a vacation getaway home or a semi-secluded cabin.
Being a smaller community, Curlew has single-family dwellings for a moderate price. In fact, you can easily purchase a home here for less than $500,000. The least expensive Curlew residence on the market is a spacious 4-bed, 2-bath, 1,848 square foot, ranch-style home for $135,000. This rancher sits on 4.88 acres and has usable land for horses. The house itself has an open layout and lots of natural lighting. Alternatively, a contemporary 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,664 square foot, two-story farmhouse is also available for $399,900. This stunning home was built in 2008 and offers a high-quality design scheme throughout. A few notable features include vaulted ceilings, a large loft, an open layout, and unbeatable panoramic views. What’s more, this particular farmhouse sits on an expansive 53.63-acre lot.
Then again, if you are looking for even more acreage, a humble 1-bed, 2-bath, 2,332 square foot custom cabin with a 254.35-acre lot is for sale as well for $679,000. This cabin-style home is perfect for a getaway for two. Of course, if you are looking for farmland instead, then the 2-bed, 1-bath, 1,750 square foot farm-style home with 135.1-acres of farmland, water rights, and Kettle River frontage for $975,000 is definitely worth considering.
As briefly mentioned, there’s a large selection of land lots in Curlew at present. With prices starting in the $9,900s, you’ll have no trouble affording acreage here. Nonetheless, if you are interested in several acres, then you’ll be glad to there are dozens of properties with 20 or more acres. Take the 24.88-acre lot on Tonasket County Road for $45,000. This extremely private lot has a central location within Ferry County and has a little of everything—pastures for livestock, flat land for a homesite, trees, a small creek, and fantastic mountain views. This property also has pre-installed utilities near the road.
There’s also a larger yet comparable 40-acre lot for sale on Boulder Creek Road for $45,000 if you like this price point but need more land. Even still, another land lot worth considering in Curlew is a beautiful 142.76-acre lot on Big Goosmus Road for $213,900. Here, you’ll find a mix of timbered land and lush open meadow, as well as ample space to build your dream home. Lastly, there are several lots with even more acreage—two 182.76-acre lot on Big Goosmus Creek Road for $274,000 and two 210-acre lots on Cougar Mount Road for $299,900 each.