Big Lake

Posted on: November 13th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Big Lake is 577 acres of gorgeous Hill Country with exceptional views, partially wooded and native grass land. Current owner presently uses for Cattle Ranch due to abundant water and grass habitat, dove populations are exceptional and quail are on the come-back. The Hill Country known as the Deer Capital of Texas this ranch has had very little hunting pressure for many years. Ranch has a water well, electricity, fully fenced and has County Road frontage with no restrictions. This is an exceptional combination ranch ready for a proud new owner priced right at $3,000 per acre. Owner will divide.

J E RED ANGUS RANCH

Posted on: October 23rd, 2018 by Drew Colvin

J E Red Angus Ranch is a desirable dual-purpose working ranch for the sportsman and rancher. It has interesting topography, some elevations with wooded habitat, balance being rolling pastures with strong native grass and clear water in Long Hollow Creek. Currently the owner operates the ranch as a Red Angus cow-calf operation which can run up to 200AU. It is fully equipped and featuring two ranch homes, three wells, a barn, outbuildings, roping arena and working pens.
Due to abundant water and native grass habitat, dove populations are exceptional and quail are on the come-back. The Whitetail Deer population is healthy and has had very little hunting pressure for many years. Turkeys roost and roam along the creek bottoms.
This ranch sits in a scenic location between Starr, Lometa and Adamsville, and is very clean and well-maintained. It has a good shape, excellent fences, extensive county road system, and does not have any easements or oil and gas production. It is priced competitively for this area, and it is ready to go! $3,500 per acre.

230 Ranch

Posted on: September 24th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Wildlife Galore!!  The 230 Ranch is an excellent hunting/recreation ranch located about an hour from Austin, 15 minutes from Lampasas or Burnet, and 25 minutes to the
Highland Lakes. The ranch fronts paved County Road 103. With over 100 ft. of elevation change, the rolling topography offers outstanding views, but is not
rugged. Numerous open meadows, surrounded by tree cover, are ideal for food plots or improved grasses. Cover consists of various oak species, elm, mesquite and cedar.

Outstanding hunting on 230 acres and if you are looking for a ranch to high fence, this one fits the bill.  Fantastic hunting for whitetail deer, turkey, wild hogs, dove, quail and varmints.  Ranches of this size and quality are getting few and far between, within a short drive of Austin.

Electricity on-site. Surrounded by other large ranches.  Seller is ready to go!  See listing agent Drew Colvin 512-755-2078 or Mike Bacon 512-940-8800 for more information.

Reavis River Ranch

Posted on: June 23rd, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Riverfront, less than 1 hour from Austin. Beautiful land, that has a multitude of possibilities. There are towering pecan and oak trees along the banks of the Lampasas River and productive soils that are ideal for hay production, food plots, or sunflowers for the bird hunter. Hunt for deer, turckey, dove, and the cool, clear waters of the river provide fishing opportunities. This land has been in the same family over 100 years. This is a rare chance to own your own riverfront acreage!

Old Thomas Ranch

Posted on: June 23rd, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Old Thomas Ranch can be found just 60 minutes from the hustle and bustle of Austin and features the highest end of authentic Texas ranch lifestyle. Established in 1880 by early Texas pioneers, the stewards of this historic Hill Country ranch have lovingly restored its sprawling period ranch house and transformed it with the very best in modern amenities. Sitting on the porch carries the owner and guests to a simpler time, while offering extensive comfort and convenience. The additions of two wonderful guest homes, equipment barn, arena and multiple other amenities make this ranch one of the finest offerings to be found in Texas.

The original owners had wisely placed the headquarters at the bottom of a hill to catch the heavier cool air, and next to a flowing spring for water, with massive oaks and pecan trees providing cool shade. Made of huge limestone blocks and adobe brick, the ranch house stays cool in the summer and warm in the winter.
Large rooms with high timber beam ceilings accent this antique home. There are three bedrooms and two full baths and one half bath in the main house, while the two guest homes each have a single bedroom, kitchen, living area and full bath. The main house includes large entry hall, den, spacious dining area, office area, a chefs kitchen, separate pantry room , and full utility room. The main house also has numerous porch/patio areas to enjoy the lush native landscaping. Such features are the cool and inviting screened-in Texas-size patio with outdoor kitchen, big shady front porch, flag stone patio overlooking the spring and a fenced-in outdoor court shaded by massive oaks. One might believe that only in an Austin Historical District could you find this fine of a home.

The ranch itself is located 4 miles west of Burnet, on top of Back Bone Ridge which overlooks the rugged red granite hills of the Llano uplift and sky-blue Highland Lakes off in the distance. The Highland Lakes are home to some of the best boating, skiing and championship Striper Bass fishing in all of Texas. Being over 420 acres of spectacular rolling topography, trees, 3 natural springs, abundant native game and scenic views. The property is low fenced and is sanctuary to an abundance of native wildlife. It is heavily wooded except for pastures and natural glades of native grasses. There are interior ranch roads suitable for ATVS, hiking and horseback riding. The headquarters and outdoor arena are accessible by an all weather paved road. This is an exceptional ranch property with a lot of appeal and diverse options for recreation.

In the morning catch the serenity of nature and the world coming to life and, in the evening guests can marvel at the spectacular sunsets at the overlook, then gather around the fire pit before bedding down in the main home or one of the guest houses.

If you are looking for a truly special place to create unforgettable memories, the Old Thomas Ranch is just the place for you and your family. Come visit this Hill Country jewel and experience its magic.

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Note: Buyers agent must be present at initial showing to participate in real estate commission. This write-up may contain errors and omissions and is for information only. The above has been deemed correct but is not guaranteed and is subject to changes, corrections, and or withdraws from the market without prior notice.

BIG OAKS

Posted on: June 14th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Close attention to detail has been given to the design and quality of this home built in 2010. Located on CR 200 in one of the most scenic and sought-after areas of Burnet county, the 3bd/2ba custom limestone ranch style is situated on 6.2 picturesque acres, nestled under centuries old live oaks. The home features an open plan, stained concrete floors throughout &wood burning fireplace. The well-appointed kitchen offers custom cabinets, center island & granite countertops. Large windows enhance the spacious look & provide unparalled views. The generous sized owners retreat features walk-in closet, large shower with bench, double vanities with makeup area & a separate water closet. The electric tankless water heater allows for long, relaxing baths in the extra deep soaking tub. Outdoors, youll enjoy extensive landscaping & large porches perfect for entertaining or just relaxing overlooking the spectacular Texas Hill Country & the abundant wildlife. Come see this beautiful home. You will not be disappointed. Recent price reduction.

Green Pastures

Posted on: May 11th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Green Pastures Ranch is located off highway 963 just minutes from Burnet less than one hour from Austin. This 72 Acre Ranch has large Oak & Pecan trees surrounding with fields of native and improve grasses. This Spacious Ranch Home is 4-bedroom, 2 baths with large living room, fireplace, formal dining room, Large Master Bedroom with lots of storage, detached 2 car garage approximately768 sq. ft with storage area. Metal 5 bay work shop approximately 1800 sq. with lift, utilities and water. Other features include Barn with partial slab used prior for sheering sheep, large water reservoir.
This Ranch would be a perfect setting for running cattle, horses, sheep or hunting. Convivence of this ranch with this location will not last long. Make your appointment for a private showing today.

840 Ranch

Posted on: April 30th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

The 840 Ranch is an excellent hunting/recreation ranch located about an hour from Austin, 15 minutes from Lampasas or Burnet, and 25 minutes to the Highland Lakes. The ranch fronts paved County Road 103.

With over 100 ft. of elevation change, the rolling topography offers outstanding views, but is not rugged. Numerous open meadows, surrounded by heavy tree cover, are ideal for food plots or improved grasses. Cover consists of various oak species, elm, mesquite, and cedar. The owner is in the process of reworking and expanding 3 ponds and the topography and watershed present the opportunity for more ponds or lakes. In addition, the owner is cutting interior roads to make all parts of the ranch accessible by vehicle. Outstanding hunting and if you are looking for a ranch to high fence, this one fits the bill.

Ranches of this size and quality are getting few and far between, within a short drive of Austin. Being located in the popular and fast growing corridor northwest of the Capitol City, the potential upside of this land can’t be stressed enough. Less Acreage is available.

Oney Ranch

Posted on: April 10th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Very scenic ranch only 8 miles north of Mt. Pleasant on FM 1402. Consisting of approximately 280 acres, the rolling landscape is well groomed and dotted with stands of huge hardwood trees. Little underbrush remains and is supplanted with thick coastal grasses allowing the ranch to carry an optimum number of cattle. Truly a sportsmans paradise there are 5 large ponds for the fisherman and duck hunter. In addition there are large numbers of dove and deer and hogs for the hunter. The owner has placed a very attractive and comfortable Ulrich Log Home on a central high point that overlooks the ranch. Being 1,440 sq. ft. , 3 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths with a central living area and covered front and back porches. Water is supplied by the local co-op, electrical service is buried and the gas service is propane. There is also a 40X60 pole barn and the perimeter fence is new. The shape of the property is almost square and feels larger than it actually is. There is paved road frontage on all 4 sides totaling 2.7 miles in all. Minerals are negotiable. Priced to sell $ 975,000.

Shady Grove Dream

Posted on: March 24th, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Contingency see agent. Unwind and enjoy! This quaint home is situated on 2.324 acres and is surrounded by live oaks. Established landscaping, large fenced vegetable garden and multiple rock flower beds make this a gardeners dream. The custom 1 & 1/2 story limestone home has a metal roof and wrap around porches, big deck and flag stone patio that would be perfect entertaining or just relaxing in the hot tub, watching the native wildlife.
The home features an open plan design with soaring maple cathedral ceilings, wood stove, travertine floors, large windows and spacious kitchen with custom cabinetry. The owners retreat includes a large walk-in closet and a luxurious, spa-like bathroom with his & her vanities, walk-in shower, Jacuzzi tub and private water closet. Down stairs powder room adds charm with its jewel box dcor.
Multiple out buildings, including a one-of-a-kind Log Cabin with windmill, just perfect for a man cave or she shed.
This property is an absolute must see.