Opportunities like this come once in a lifetime! Spectacular estate situated on 85+ acres of rolling hills and graceful meadows and boasting a magnificent residence with separate guest cabin. Located in the exclusive gated community of Cuyamaca Forest Ranch, this majestic property features a main residence and a separate cabin featuring a full bath and game room. The gated entry meanders through a gently sloped drive passing by stately Fir, Oak, Pine, and Cedar trees. The residence is situated on a large, flat meadow with a fresh water pond and offers rollings grassy areas, a small orchard with a variety of fruit trees, and a guest cabin with full bath, large game room, and six car garage.
The main residence was approximately built in 1988 and under went major renovation and expansion from 2004-2009. Built with exceptional detail and quality materials blending old-world character with modern-day conveniences for today’s living. The wrap-around deck is a perfect place to sit and watch the snow fall in the winter and afternoon sunsets glisten off the pond in the summer. Featuring 5 bedrooms including a main floor master retreat with spa-bath including a large soaking tub, dual vanity, separate steam shower and large walk-in closet. Relax in the breathtaking “grand” room with spectacular rock fireplace, massive wood beam vaulted ceilings, and spacious loft area. Enjoy cooking for large gatherings in your chef inspired kitchen with Wolf range, built in appliances, large prep/pantry area and a multitude of cabinets and counter space. Two large production water wells provide an abundance of fresh, crystal-clear water and a 10,000 gallon holding tank. At 5200 feet above sea level, the areas plentiful rain and snowfall contributes to steadily recharging of the underground aquifer while keeping the centuries old forrest healthy, green and vibrant. The estate boarders Cleveland National Forest and is adjacent to Kellys Ditch Trail for a fabulous hiking experience to nearby Lake Cuyamaca. Enjoy sweeping views from the Anza Borrego Desert to the Pacific Ocean. This mountain retreat presents the ultimate in year-round, soul stirring experiences from hiking, horse back riding, snow adventures, and so much more! This exclusive offering comes at such a poignant time in California’s history as the ongoing drought concerns make this property incredibly unique. Both wells have a long standing performance history and there are significant advantages of having control over this precious resource.