Palomar Mountain Country Retreat

Enjoy awe-inspiring scenic views of the expansive Lake Henshaw Basin and nearby Volcan and Aguanga mountain ranges at this charming Palomar Mountain Country Retreat. Ideally located on the highly desirable easterly side of Palomar Mountain, surrounded by million-dollar mountain estates and adjacent to thousands of acres of Cleveland National Forest which features the historic, pastoral Love Valley, this property provides easy access to many outdoor recreational opportunities. The 2,150 esf mountain home is situated on 11.62 +/- beautifully wooded acres and offers a comfortable off-grid, self-sustainable lifestyle.  Easily accessible from a scenic backcountry highway, a paved entrance leads to a well-maintained 2-bedroom, 2- bathroom home with an airy, versatile loft space which boasts an open floorplan and seamless indoor/outdoor living experience. Settle into a spacious yet cozy living room with vaulted ceilings, efficient wood burning wood stove, and plentiful windows to appreciate the pristine naturescape. The functional kitchen features a butcher block countertop island, ample prep and storage space, stainless steel appliances, and beautiful beamed wood ceiling sourced right from the mountain. The spacious master suite with walk-in closet features an oversized picture window ideal for curling up with a good book or to simply enjoy the outdoor native plant and wildlife. The second bedroom is located in the finished basement area with separate entrance, den, laundry and access to the one-car garage. Wrap-around Trex deck featuring motorized retractable awnings provides a welcoming face for the home, and a comfortable and shady place to enjoy views. Outdoor enjoyment abounds as you stroll through the picturesque natural setting of mature oaks and pines while also taking in the fragrance of the flowering plants such as wisteria, roses, and lavender. A well-built wood staircase leads to the garden and greenhouse area. Other highlights of this offering include high-quality solar electric system with backup generator, private water well with ample water storage, 2 full RV hookups, and animal enclosures. With versatile, usable acreage inclusive of a beautiful meadow area and favorable A70 agricultural zoning and “L” animal designator, this property is ideal for a hobby farm and offers a wealth of possibilities to make your country living dream come true.