Western Skies Ranch

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 by Drew Colvin

Western Skies Ranch: Only minutes from historic Washington on the Brazos and a short drive from Brenham; you will discover this scenic 232.6 acre working ranch. Set amid a stunning countryside and large adjoining tracts, there are spectacular long-distant views extending from the main entry to the southern and western edges of the ranch. Topography is rolling while rising gently from the northeast at 300ft., plateaus in the center at 340ft. and then back to 300ft. to the southwest. Symetrically shaped, with frontage on three public roads the ranch offers privacy, space and development opportunities. Featuring an idyllic Cedar Framed Ranch Style home with large shady porches to watch spectacular sunsets. Main access to the property is by a rustic rock entry and wrought iron gate, remotely operated, and additional access is provided by pasture gates at the perimeter of the property. Made of a rich sandy loam soil, the ranch is perfect for hay and livestock production. The pastures are all native and improved grasses, extensively fenced and crossed fenced and with 5 stocked lakes. The lush landscape also features 100+ oak trees and 25 pecan trees scattered throughout that are watered, when needed, by an automatic irrigation system. There are two water wells on the property serving the home, the tree irrigation system, and several water troughs. The seller is to convey the entire mineral estate, which he advises are virtually 100% intact. Properties like this with class, views and minerals are hard to find. Relax as the warm sun sets across the gently rolling hills, casting dancing shadows across the swaying grass. This is the country life, welcome to Western Skies Ranch!

Development Potential: With approximately 9,000 feet of frontage along State Highway and County Roads, and close proximity to modern amenities this property is ideal for residential development. There are 5 stocked lakes to provide for recreation create a community focal point.

Location: Located just 15 minutes east of Brenham, or 35 minutes south of College Station, and just 1 hour west of Houston, the ranch is outside the town of Washington, the historic birthplace of Texas.

Water: Water is provided by a one of two private water wells. The property has 5 stocked lakes with several additional very suitable lake sites for future development. The home is serviced by an aerobic septic system.

Minerals: Per the seller, they are intact and are to convey without prior reservations.

Land: A gently rolling topography consisting of large spans of Coastal Bermuda pasture with scattered Live Oak trees, surrounding the 5 lakes and comfortable ranch house. The land is fenced and cross fenced into 6 pastures with for livestock. The condition of the barbwire fencing, working pens and equipment shed is in excellent condition. The property is currently under Agricultural Valuation.

House Details: The 2,289 SF cedar framed home is inviting with large covered porches, an open floor plan, and lots of natural light. The living area features a stone fireplace surrounded by beautiful built-in bookcases. The master bedroom is conveniently located downstairs and the upstairs offers two additional bedrooms, a full bath, and a secondary living area. The kitchen is appropriately sized with function in mind. It features gorgeous granite tops, stainless appliances, and an island with breakfast bar. Utility room has gas hookup for dryer and a sink. High quality features of the house are a standing seam metal roof and engineered post-tension slab. It has road frontage on three sides. Its not a stretch to say it looks as if it graced the pages of Country Living Magazine!

Kam Ranch

Posted on: January 15th, 2018 by

Outstanding place to build your home or get away for the weekend. The property is 15-20 minutes from Lampasas and has good tree cover and loads of game. The gently rolling topography offers up scenic vistas. There is a community waterline along the county road. If you need more land, there is additional acreage available for purchase. There are a few basic restrictions. This one won't last long.

OTR Ranch

Posted on: January 15th, 2018 by

The OTR Ranch is a magnificent hunting/recreational ranch. Less than 1.5 hours from Austin and 20 minutes from Lampasas. The varied topography has over 150 feet of elevation change and offers big views from several locations. There is excellent game cover, consisting of oak, elm, mesquite, cedar, and huge sycamores along the creek. Surface water consists of an intermittent creek and two ponds. The creek and several draws provide the potential for additional ponds or lakes. There are areas of good soil for food plots. Wildlife includes deer, turkey, dove, and varmints. There is a community water line on the county road and the land is ag exempt. The Seller will divide or if you need more acreage, there is adjoining land available. If you are looking for a great weekend/hunting ranch or home place, the OTR Ranch is worth a look.

123 Ranch

Posted on: December 28th, 2017 by Drew Colvin

Great hunting/recreational ranch, about an hour and fifteen minutes from Austin and 20 minutes from Lampasas. With over 140 feet of change in elevation, the varied terrain gives the property a bigger feel than it is. There are outstanding views from many locations and the watershed and valley offer opportunities for ponds or a lake. The property has excellent tree cover that provides cover for wildlife. Great hunting for deer, turkey, dove, quail, and varmints. There is a community waterline along the county road. THERE IS ADJOINING LAND AVAILABLE FOR SALE.

Meadow Lakes Dream

Posted on: November 16th, 2017 by Bob Clifton

This gem of a home is located deep in the Pecan orchard on the last block on Meadowlakes Drive before running into Turkey Run. An added surroundings benefit is a clear view of Lake Marble Falls via the open lot across Meadowlakes Drive.

As the pictures show, this home has super curb appeal. The only lawn to maintain is the front along with the side yards.

The interior features two bedrooms downstairs along with two baths. Upstairs has the other two bedroom and bath. As shown by the pictures, the wood paneling in the main living area and kitchen is extraordinaire.

Came take a look at this quality home in this gated community.

Leon River Ranch

Posted on: November 13th, 2017 by Tammy Parker

The magnificent Leon River Ranch is an outstanding approximately 308.7 acres located in Hamilton and Coryell Counties.  The varied topography has over 80 feet of elevation change and offers scenic views from overlooking the Leon River Valley.  Much of the brush has been cleared, leaving a park of oak and elm cover and there are huge native pecans along the banks of the river.  The productive river bottom has approximately 50 acres of coastal fields.  The southern boundary of the ranch has over 1.2 miles of Leon River and provides excellent fishing.
The signature feature of the ranch is the magnificent 6,156 sq. ft. stone home.  This custom home was built in 2010 and sits on a hill, among a grove of post oaks, and overlooking the river valley.  As you enter through the double wood and iron doors you will notice the rustic charm in the architectural design and amenities. The 6 bedroom, 6 1/2 bath home has custom cabinets throughout, beautiful tile flooring, 2 fireplaces, custom windows and window treatments, and upgraded amenities throughout, including a central vacuum system.  The spacious kitchen will make any chef proud.  The kitchen is open to the living area and is ideal for large gatherings of family and friends. Beautiful granite countertops, a massive center island with copper sink. Wolf stove with double gas ovens, electric convection oven, microwave, built in warming drawer, trash compactor, ice maker and built in commercial refrigerator.  Above the stove is an eye catching blue and copper vent hood and there is a farmhouse copper sink and built in desk near kitchen.
The living area features a floor to the ceiling stone fireplace, a cool wood beamed ceiling, recessed lighting, lots of windows, and doors leading to a wonderful covered porch.  Between the living room and kitchen is a large dining area, with wood beamed ceiling and rustic chandelier.
The spacious master bedroom has a river rock fireplace.  The large master bath features a spa tub, stone shower,  custom cabinet with copper sinks, and a large walk-in closet.  Thru a separate entrance is a one bed room mother-in-law suite with loft includes beautiful iron rails and high ceilings and sitting room, upstairs has  built in desk and small built in bed.  The large bathroom with custom white washed cabinets and granite tops which includes a small  built in  refrigerator.  The area walks into the open breezeway used for a exercise room and sitting room with a half bath. Other amenities include a media room/study with plenty of storage and a central audio system as well as  updated security system, two RV electrical hooks.  There is a sizeable laundry/mud room coming in from the 3 car garage.  This room has custom cabinets, built in bench for boots and jackets, and a built in refrigerator, sink and washer/dryer, 4 tank less hot water heaters. You must see this to appreciate all this homes custom and  unique designs.
Second house is a 1,120 sq ft home that can be use for ranch quarters or guest home. Working Pens and a 2000 square foot Barn is used for livestock.  Contact Tammy Parker at 972-921-6772 for your private showing.

2109 Rocky Mountain Dr

Posted on: November 7th, 2017 by Greg Collins

This very well kept Home is located on a large corner lot in one of the more desirable additions in Lampasas, Diamond Ridge. This is a very nice, quiet neighborhood on the southwest edge of town. The Home has 3 Bdrooms, and 2 Baths, large Living Area plus Formal Dining Room and great open Kitchen Area. The 2 car garage just adds to the feeling of security the Home provides. The back yard is enclosed by a custom wrought iron fence. The Jungle Gym/Swingset Play area is perfect for the kids or grandkids to enjoy.There is a small Storage Are Work Shop at the rear of the property. The Home contains 1,950 sq ft. The well- kept yard boasts St Augustine grass watered by an automatic underground sprinkler system. Call listing agent Greg Collins at 512-525-1851 today for your private showing.

415 Ranch

Posted on: October 4th, 2017 by Drew Colvin

The 415 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. If you are looking for a bigger place, there is additional adjoining land available.

Cox Ranch

Posted on: September 11th, 2017 by Drew Colvin

The best way to describe this outstanding ranch is it is loaded with character and variety. The ranch fronts a paved, county road and is 20 minutes east of Lampasas and a little over an hour from Austin, 2.5 hours from Dallas/ Fort Worth, and an hour from Waco.

The varied terrain has over 140 feet of elevation change and a flat top ridge bends along the northern and part of the western part of the ranch. The hill tops are some of the highest elevations in the area and have magnificent views and 360 degree panorama from multiple points. The lower elevations are suited for food plots, improved grasses, or native pasture. There is plenty of game cover, consisting of live oak, Spanish oak, elm, and cedar. There is a spring fed pond stocked with bass. Excellent hunting for deer, turkey, dove, hogs, and varmints.

Improvements include a 16 X 38.5 cabin that is 2 bedroom and 1 bath, a loft, kitchen/living area, and an 8 X 38.5 covered front porch. Next to the cabin is a Morgan building that has been converted to living quarters. It is 14X20, has a bathroom, loft, and window A/C unit. The third building is frame construction, 11X16, and has a window unit. Water is supplied to the cabins from Kempner Water Supply. Near the cabins is a 20X30 metal garage.

Whether you are looking for a hunting/recreational ranch or a home place, the Cox Ranch is worth a look.

Co- listed with Michael Hess, Walker Land Company and Cattle Company 512 923-8268

Ranch House

Posted on: August 9th, 2017 by Drew Colvin

A freshly updated and remodeled Texas Style Ranch House on 10 acres, in the very desirable Spicewood-Round Mountain area. Featuring a 3005 square foot, 4 bedroom, 3 bath and 2 living areas, this bright and open floor plan offers new carpet and ceramic tile throughout, granite counters in the kitchen, wood burning fireplace in the family room, fresh paint inside and out and a new metal roof that will probably last a lifetime. The home site and land has big shady oaks,2 wells, a stock tank, seasonal creek, partial fencing and 30×45 shop on slab. Reduced price highly motivated seller.