Parcel number: 3-23-00006, Unincorporated county

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Zoning information

Mason County, 360-427-9670 City of Shelton, 360-426-4491

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Location and size

A 7.32 +/- acre irregularly shaped parcel located approximately 4 miles northeasterly of the city of Shelton and 1/2 mile westerly of the intersection of E. Johns Prairie Road and SR 3.

Abbreviated legal and acquisitions information


Unimproved except for primitive roadway and metal gate.

Topography and cover

This parcel was intended for use as a surface mining operation, but the property has been dormant for many years. The requisite permits, with a permit depth of 15 feet, are in place to allow mineral extraction. An estimated 640,000 cubic yards of usable material is available for extraction with an extraction depth of 100 feet. Additional areas of the property are thick with vegetation and scattered stands of timber.


Available public utilities in the immediate area are limited to electricity at Johns Prairie Road. Water and septic service requires on-site systems.

Special conditions

For land usage requirements/restrictions, contact the local jurisdiction(s). There is no legal access to parcel. The abutter roadways are under private ownership. Additional costs may be associated with surface mining of this site. Please contact the Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology & Earth Resources at 360-902-1450 for further details.

Map showing location of real estate auction property 3-23-00006
Robin Curl
Property Management Specialist