Come experience this very affordable lot located on Knobhill Drive in historic Julian, California.
This is your chance to own your share of historic Julian! This property is a great investment for long term equity, where you have the ability to purchase property for all cash while paying a minimum in taxes. This is fantastic opportunity to make a land investment! Water is available for this property at the street. There is electric near the property boundary. The community of Julian is located at the intersection of California highways 78 and 79, about 50 miles northeast of San Diego. The historic town is nestled among pine forests between the north end of the Cuyamaca Range and the south slope of Volcan Mountain.
ABOUT JULIAN, CALIFORNIA
The historic gold mining town of Julian, California is located approximately one hour east of the city between the local mountain ranges. This picturesque mountain retreat is situated at 4,235 feet above sea level , with a population of 1,502. The four distinct season feature an average winter low of 30 degrees Fahrenheit and an average high of 82 degrees Fahrenheit. Visitors travel to Julian year round for the famous local apple pies and cider, music festivals, scenic drives, hiking, shopping, fishing, hunting, sledding, snowball fun, or just to breathe the clean mountain air!
Several oak varietals including Scrub, Black, Coast Live, and Engelmann are found throughout the area. Lush Manzanita and White Sage are abundant, creating a fragrant and colorful serenity. Mature Cedars add to the native beauty and fragrance. The surrounding area is sparsely populated with custom homes and ranches, blending into a landscape of rolling hills and valleys. Wildlife is abundant in the area. There are deer and turkey, bobcats and fox roam freely, while raptors and other rare species of animals can still be found here because of the abundance of water and cover in this rural area. Migratory birds are a part of the native fauna as are a large number of song birds that visit the property each spring.
Tourism and agriculture are still the dominant economic activities in the Julian area. Horse and cattle ranches are the backdrop for this beautiful mountainous and rural area. There are many fine restaurants and lodging accommodations in the surrounding area of this centrally, yet privately located property. Major shopping and resources are less than 40 minutes away.
RECREATION AND LIFESTYLE
There are many recreational activities available in the area: wineries, regional shopping, many golf courses, and several casinos are less than an hour away. Also, in close proximity is the California Riding and Hiking Trail and endless other hiking trails. Hunting, fishing, dining, and a variety of other opportunities for each family member can be accessed. This property provides easy access to Santa Ysabel (the famous Dudley’s Bakery), Julian (with gold mine tours, Julian Pie Company, and the Julian Cider Mill), Ramona, and beyond! The mountain town of Julian is just a drive away from the coast – perfect for taking day trips to the ocean. The town is also just a drive away from the desert – also perfect for taking day trips to Borrego Springs or Agua Caliente! The La Jolla Indian Reservation is nearby with the zip line. There are many small wineries and microbreweries in the Julian area as well as many lovely vineyards on Old Julian Highway. The Warner Springs Ranch & Golf Course is located close by with casitas, restaurant and gas station.The Santa Ysabel Open Space preserve offers endless hiking opportunities. You are also extremely close to the Pacific Crest Trail. The Warner Springs Glider Port is nearby and will accommodate small planes. It is a short distance to Temecula Wine Country as well as several casinos – Rincon, Pauma Valley, Valley View, and Pala Resort and Casino. Lake Henshaw is a few minutes away with fishing and hunting opportunities.