The easternmost pasture of the Loma Ranch features pleasant topography, majestic trees, diverse habitat, great wildlife and native grasses. As close and accessible as the property is, it still offers substantial privacy and incredible views. This ranch will either make a fantastic close in hill country ranch for the new owner or simply a very high quality investment with significant development potential with its location along Highway 306 (approximately 2,640’ of highway frontage).
Location: The ranch is located between Spring Branch and Blanco in southernmost Blanco County on Hwy. 306, about 3.4 miles east of Hwy. 281. The ranch is located only 33.9 driving miles from the San Antonio International Airport and just a few miles from Canyon Lake. Great shopping, golf courses, boating, Guadalupe River or Canyon Lake recreation and dining are all close by.
Habitat: The ranch is in the famed Texas Hill Country and is dominated by beautifully rolling terrain with native bunch grasses such as little bluestem and blue grama. It has ample tree cover including live oaks, Spanish oaks, shin oaks, cherry, hackberry, soapberry, gum bumelia, redbud and juniper. In addition, there are numerous diverse brush species including algerita, evergreen sumac, mountain laurel and Texas Kidneywood providing both wildlife cover and nutrition.
Most of the land has been part of an extensive juniper management program during the last approximate ten years; although some areas were left intact for sanctuary wildlife cover and view shed protection. All of the property is very usable, with gently rolling hills that are easily accessible.
There are several drainages, with associated habitat that eventually flow into Devils Hollow and into Canyon Lake.
Wildlife: The ranch has a good population of white-tailed deer, turkey, dove plus some feral hogs.
There are no material permanent structures on the ranch. There are a main entry road and a loop road plus some UTV trails. The perimeter fencing is in good condition; although the western boundary (or portions thereof are unfenced since ranch is part of a larger ranch.
Water: This ranch is located over the Trinity Aquifer. Groundwater is regulated by the Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation District.
There are two dirt ponds on the property fed by runoff. There is also evidence of seeps and springs during wetter periods.
Electricity: Electricity is found along the west side of the property.
The property is currently taxed at 1-d-1 (Open Space) Agricultural Use valuation.
Minerals: The sellers are willing to negotiate the conveyance of a portion of Sellers’ owned mineral estate.
Price: $4,600,000 ($11,500/acre).
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