Solstice Ridge View Ranch
Rare opportunity for the outdoor enthusiast awaits at this 42 +/- beautifully forested acres adjoining Cleveland National Forest and featuring a cozy rustic mountain cabin. This stunning mountain and ocean view property is situated on Palomar Mountain, and easily accessible from Scenic East Grade Road (S7). Enjoy privacy and serenity surrounded by natural beauty with unrivaled panoramic views including easterly sunrises and westerly sunsets. The 1,188 esf log cabin provides ample comfortable living space with 2 bedrooms and 2 bath – ideal for full time living, weekend getaway or a guest/caretaker’s quarters as this parcel also offers plentiful room to build your dream home and create your country living dream. This property is a fully self-sustainable living opportunity with a private water well with dedicated generator, 5,000 gallon stainless steel water storage tank, Outback solar electric system, 16 newer batteries, 13 KW Genset generator, two propane tanks, and septic system. Palomar Mountain is known for water quality and the agricultural zoning allows for a variety of potential uses. The oversized six car garage provides plenty of space for all vehicles, Off Highway Vehicles, gentleman’s workshop and more. Satellite and Broadband WIFI are available at this location.
The land is varied and features a commanding view of the surrounding meadows, mountain ranges, valley and Pacific Ocean. One of the many alluring features of this location is the variety of plant and animal life – arguably the healthiest and most biodiverse natural habitat in the county. Pines, Cedar and Oaks thrive in the setting along with a wealth of native flora. Four seasons are appreciable in this area; spring wildflower blooms, warm summer breezes, fall color change and light snow present awe-inspiring natural transitions throughout the year. Wildlife is abundant in the area: deer and turkey roam freely, while raptors and other rare species of animals can be found here because of the abundance of water and cover. It is evident from the beautiful natural foliage that there is ample water on the ranch.
Agriculture is still the dominant economic activity in the Santa Ysabel-Palomar Mountain area. Horse and cattle ranches are the backdrop for the landscape of light residential development. There is extensive opportunity for outdoor recreation on the property and surrounding area. Home to the world-famous Hale Telescope, the Palomar Observatory stands nearby. Enjoy Palomar Mountain State Park and a scenic drive along “The Highway to the Stars”. Miles of hiking trails, biking trails, hunting, fishing are all available nearby. Surrounding, quaint towns offer fine dining, art galleries, wineries, golfing, and unique community activities. There are many fine restaurants and lodging accommodations with a short scenic drive from the property. Major shopping and resources are no more than 45 minutes away. Of great importance are the various directions from which the property can be accessed across lightly traveled state highways and picturesque county roads with easy access to metropolitan San Diego, Riverside, Orange and San Bernardino Counties.