PRICE REDUCED! MAKE AN OFFER A residential oasis nestled in the quiet countryside complete with a spacious main home, guest house, cabin, recording studio, rose garden, and a picturesque 1-acre pond all surrounded by 33 gorgeous acres. Located less than an hour to Austin and under 2 hours to Houston, this property could serve as a homestead, bed & breakfast, corporate retreat, or musician studio. ---------- LOCATION 3 miles to Hwy 290, 15 miles to Smithville, 17 miles to Bastrop, 22 miles to Elgin, 46 miles to downtown Austin, and 43 miles to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport ----------
IMPROVEMENTS Main House - 3 bedroom / 3 bath / 3,900 sq. ft. The main house is a 3,900 sq. ft. custom designed masterpiece complete with a great room, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, chefs kitchen, library nook, sunroom, gym, and sauna. The custom tones of the exterior cultured stone greeted by the warm and inviting southwest door surrounded by arched windows immediately draw you into this beautiful home. Prepare to be enchanted as you walk this home and admire the heartfully selected design elements. Antique door knobs, etched glass French doors, custom transom window, multiple vintage stained-glass windows, Italian hand-blown light fixtures, custom solid wood built-ins, recessed lighting and beautifully integrated engineered oak and rustic ceramic tile throughout. A custom stone fireplace anchors the great room with sweeping windows illuminating the entire home with daylight. Chefs kitchen with a large island, custom inset cabinets providing an abundance of storage adorned with India green granite countertops, a DCS 48 inch chefs stove with grill, griddle, infrared lights, and a 1,200cf stainless vent hood with coordinating stainless backsplash. Large dining room with direct access to the sunroom adequately surrounded by large picture windows provides a calming view of the pond and a bevy of wildlife.
The large master bedroom is wrapped in crown molding and pairs elegantly with the impressive master bathroom finished with antique vanity, antique mirrors, desirable 5-foot copper tub, 1840s Victorian stained-glass windows, and master closet. Two additional large bedrooms complete this home. A multi-purpose bedroom, currently being used as an additional living area, is enclosed by French doors with etched glass for privacy and an artfully matched custom transom window. Custom built-ins on either side of the room uniquely operate as sliding doors leading to a private bath and closet allowing an easy transition from an additional living area into a cozy private bedroom. At the end of the hallway, light radiates from another vintage stained-glass window incorporated into the guest bathroom adorned with a claw foot tub and pedestal sink.
Guest House - 2 bedroom / 2 bath / 1,200 sq. ft. Welcome your overnight guests or long-term visitors with this charming guest house fit for a queen! This spacious 1,200 sq. ft. home has been lovingly designed with tranquility and comfort as paramount. The matching cultured stone exterior, covered parking space, and stained-glass door lures you in from the moment your eyes set on it. Complete with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, sitting area, and with the same intentional heart felt design elements as the main house including a breathtaking custom built-in queen bed.
Multi-Purpose Cabin - 1 bedroom / 1 bath - 600 sq. ft. Situated conveniently on the property is a 600 sq. ft. cedar cabin full of character and complete with a small kitchen and bathroom. The size of this room lends nicely to a man-cave, she-shed, or the ultimate game room.
Engineered Sound Room 600 sq. ft. Built as a recording studio, this 600 sq. ft. building was constructed with 8-inch cinder block, reinforced with rebar and filled with concrete, plumbed, and faced with cultured stone to match the main house. While perfect for a musician, this space would also make the perfect home theater. ----------
LAND The 33.525 acres is about 85% open pasture interspersed with a few heavily wooded areas. Entering off FM 2104 you follow a well-maintained gravel road that leads to the main portion of the property. Three other homes have easement access to this road however the road is owned solely by the seller. Immediately around the homesite is a manicured St. Augustine grass lawn. Along the driveway and outside of the lawn, the land is maintained in a more pasture-like setting that is currently flush with lush grasses and wildflowers. The western-most portion of the property is a healthy Oak Savannah with tall grasses, shrubs, and trees. Trees present on the property include Live Oak, Post Oak, Water Oak, Monterrey Oak, Blackjack Oak, Pine, Eastern Red Cedar, Cottonwood, Black Willow, Cypress, American Elm, Cedar Elm, Sycamore, Gum Bumelia, and Mesquite. The shrub layer is comprised of Winged Elm, Yaupon, Green Briar and Dewberry vine. The grass layer is a mixture of both improved and native grasses. The land is a wildlife haven for whitetail deer, turkey, hogs, and a multitude of songbirds. ----------
WATER A one-acre pond located a stones throw from the home is stocked with bluegill, bass, and catfish. The pond can be supplemented by the two water wells that service the property. The lawn, landscaping, and garden area are all connected to an irrigation system. Just outside the main house is a tranquil Koi pond complete with a waterfall and a recirculating pump that is all covered by a wooden pergola. ----------
MINERALS All owned minerals will convey. ----------
TAXES The property is currently qualified under the Wildlife Management tax valuation. For the buyer wanting to continue with Wildlife Management, Plateau Land & Wildlife Management will offer a free consultation, see agent for details. ----------
COMMUNITY All the needs of a rural landowner can be found less than 30 minutes away in Bastrop, Smithville, or Elgin. Snows BBQ, the #1 ranked BBQ by Texas Monthly, is only 24 miles away making it easy to be first in line on Saturday morning. ----------
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***Buyer Agents must make first contact and be present at all showings to participate in 50% commission split. If this condition is not met, Buyer Agent split is at sole discretion of Plateau Land Group, LP management. Each Keller Williams office is independently owned and operated***