The Escondido Ranch, an incredible live water ranch for sale in Coryell County, is located just 15 minutes South West from Gatesville, providing high-style ranch living and commercial opportunities. An end of the road property, surrounded by large ranches. The land includes both spectacular hills and open meadows; all easily accessible by good ranch roads. Free flowing Cow House Creek; crystal clear, rock bottom pecan tree lined creek banks compliment a diverse tree canopy with hidden clearings, creating a park- like setting. It is also home to a nesting pair of Bald Eagles. Coryell County has a rich Native American history, explore for arrowheads along Cow House Creek. The ranch boasts a 3-acre private lake that is stocked with bass, perch and other native species, delivering abundant surface water and recreational opportunities such as swimming, canoeing and kayaking. All three homes water supply is currently being provided by Multi-County Water Supply, Gatesville, Texas and a private well with storage.
This high fenced ranch is home to native whitetail deer that have been improved by genetic introduction, plus turkeys, axis, fallow deer, oryx and black buck antelope to name a few. Hunting has been extremely limited and the number and quality of the animals is very high. There is also an uninsulated metal equipment barn (30'x 36' with two 12' roll up doors with electric).
The ranch headquarters occupies a commanding spot upon a ridge that provides a sweeping view of the surrounding Hill Country. The two-year-old three-bedroom, two bath, w/loft, house is very refined, tastefully decorated and welcoming. A well-appointed outdoor kitchen, as well as a rock fire pit, set the stage for entertaining. The homes front and rear of the home has covered patios.
In addition, there are two guest houses that offers income possibilities or gives friends and extended family their privacy.
A two-bedroom 1 bath guesthouse with a large kitchen and living area close to the lake and walking trails. Enjoy watching the animals in the morning with coffee or take in the gorgeous sunsets. Most often, there is a breeze rolling up from the valley every evening. The second a cabin with 2 large bedrooms, one bath, is nestled next to a shady creek. The cabin has a warm and inviting atmosphere with a rustic interior pine finish. Large windows invite the natural light and the outdoors in.
Own a special getaway, this quite-105.65-acre hidden paradise will revive your spirit and soul. Just 15 minutes from town and 45 minutes from the airport. Make your appointment now to experience it before its gone. Contact Listing Agents Drew Colvin 512-755-2078 or Mike Bacon 512-940-8800 for appointment and information.