$1,799,000 • 342.36 acres
A versatile 342-acre live water ranch, turnkey and centrally located in Gatesville Texas between Dallas, Houston and Austin.
The ranch possesses a scenic and gently rolling topography with sweeping Hill Country views. Perfectly suited for both livestock and native game animals. An excellent mix of improved grass pastures, stands of huge oak trees in native grass fields and almost 1 ½ miles of shady wooded bottom land along Dodd Creek. Fenced and cross fenced for the stockman, native stands of brush and food plots for the hunter.
The ranch headquarters should satisfy the expectations of the most demanding of owners. A 2,243 sq. ft. home built in 2010 with quality and energy efficiency in mind! A short list of these features would include; Bose surround sound/speakers on porch & living room, sprayed foam insulation, insulated walls, hardwood floors/tile, wide 36" doors w/lever pewter handles, granite in kitchen/baths/study/makeup area, formal dining room with Schwartz chandelier, Custom hickory cabinetry built-ins throughout, stainless appliances, alarm system, commercial ice maker, ceiling fans, custom iron/glass exterior doors, double pane/tinted tilt out windows, mud room with built in benches/storage, Culligan water softener w/ reverse osmosis system, 500 gal underground propane tank, 600+ft deep to 2nd trinity water well w/3.5 HP submergible pump, sprinkler system, huge covered and tiled front porch, 35yr comp roof.
No less attention was given to the outbuildings which include a 6,000 sq. ft. warehouse on slab, double insulation, 1,445 sq. ft. living quarters w/double insulation, 3 huge walk-in closets w/lots of shelves and walk in pantry, 2 Trane A/C units, insulated double doors. The warehouse includes guest quarters with an electric hot water heater, LG black appliances, two LG washer/dryers on storage stands, grey upright freezer, hickory cabinets, reverse osmosis water system, 2 large attached carports on concrete, 2 insulated (one automatic, one manual) large doors to get in autos/tractors, separate septic system. Built with efficiency and economy in mind, the seller advises that the total electric bill for house/warehouse/water well avg only $90.00/mo. for systems for everything!
Additional amenities include approximately $100,000 invested in new fencing, gates and cattle guards, $42,000 invested in built-up all-weather gravel road from entrance to house, sheds for livestock, 5 Oak trees planted around house from George W. Bush property in Crawford, most cedar and scrub brush excavated leaving oaks and hardwoods, both a private well and public water meter on the property and tasteful landscaping around the house.
Properties this improved and manicured are very hard to find. Priced to sell, make an appointment to see it today, before it’s gone.
Directions: From Gatesville, west on Hwy 87 to CR 133, turn left, property is on the left. Sign on gate, appointment required, please do not trespass.