Versatile Agricultural and Equestrian Property
A beautiful and versatile 26+/- ranch in rural San Diego County offers endless possibilities for agriculture and a robust equestrian lifestyle. Situated in desirable Valley Center, this exceptional property embraces the natural beauty of the area and embodies the lifestyle of a charming farming community. An impressive entry experience into the property welcomes you to a complete equestrian facility and agricultural opportunity. The stunning natural beauty of the well-manicured property features coast live oak, palm trees, fir, cottonwood, seasonal bulbs, and a citrus grove and orchard. There is room for expansion and customization of this versatile property.
The remarkable, single story, 4,400+/- estimated square foot main residence boasts 7 bedrooms including dual masters. There are 5 bathrooms and a large downstairs bonus room with a wood deck. Perfect for a family sanctuary and ideal for entertaining, this well-appointed home offers magnificent views and privacy sitting atop a hillside and separated from the equestrian facilities below. At the heart of the home is an open chef’s kitchen with side-by-side Subzero refrigeration, a Thermador professional gas range, Corian countertops, and an island with electricity. A large living room features built-in oak cabinetry and a floor to ceiling rock, wood burning fireplace. Other features of note, large picturesque windows, surround sound, a large laundry room with sink and a second laundry room, dual zoned HVAC, new plumbing throughout, new water heaters both gas and electric, water softener, and a 500-gallon propane tank. Safety features include four fire-hose lines by the house. A spacious 3-car garage rounds out the many desirable features of this truly impressive home.
There are many unique landscaping and design features including well maintained stamped concrete flat work, natural rock features incorporated into the landscaping, a railroad tie retaining wall, rock planters in the front and back of the house and a concrete tile roof.
Horse enthusiasts, this property is for you. Originally developed as an equine breeding and training facility, this historical property boasts all the infrastructure needed to support and celebrate the equestrian life. The property features 3 pastures, a 10-stall barn with the potential for comfortable living quarters, round pens, silo feeders, a fully functioning arena with electricity, a corral, shed row, multiple animal enclosures, fencing and cross-fencing, and multiple storage structures.
While this property has some minor deferred maintenance, it offers ample opportunity and an ideal canvas to create your vision.
In this highly desirable climate, vegetation flourishes and agricultural possibilities abound. The property has an extensive water system inclusive of a producing water well, public water meter and two holding tanks, comprehensive irrigation and drainage, plus a seasonal stream. There is a small orchard of avocado, orange, tangelo, mandarin, lime, and lemon trees. Throughout the property there is a variety of vegetation such as Engelman oaks, palm trees, coast live oak, cottonwood, seasonal bulbs, and succulents. There are also manicured lawns to enjoy including an enclosed backyard and front yard that could serve as an exceptional event space. The well-maintained grounds offer a beautiful recreational and agricultural experience year-round in the charming, farming community of Valley Center. Close to Hellhole Canyon Preserve too so ideal for the outdoors and hiking enthusiast.
- Easy Access
- Water Well