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Huge California Ranch House and Farm

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Picture of the Ranch House, we have 40 more acres of trails, picnic areas, barns

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Last updated: 08/28/2010

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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our private 3000 Sq Foot Ranch House is located on our 40-acre working farm and equestrian event center. Located in the foothills of Ventura County. We are a family run, working ranch secluded in a small valley between the town of Moorpark and the community of Somis. Go to our website for Tons of Photos. You can Google Meadows of Moorpark or use the Link Below.

People are amazed at our island of paradise, located only 40 minutes from Los Angeles and 30 minutes to great pacific surfing spots of the 'Rincon.'

We are a horse center and working avocado ranch. Our Ranch is for someone who wants to get away from the city, but close enough to visit. Don't be fooled by other mini-ranches, they often are nothing more than a guest house in a 1-acre rural neighborhood. The Ranch house is the real deal. Our privacy and real orginal homestead environment is our gem.

Feel free to come visit our family and ranch any time and check out the farm before hand.

The words, 'room and space' are defined at the Meadows. Our Dad designed it 32 years ago for our large family. It can be yours and 13 of your best friends in the four giant, private bedrooms.

The Ranch House represents 'California Style' and has been used in the filming of commercials and movies. Some stay on our private ranch to avoid the Paparazzi.

The ammenities are almost endless and the porch-laundry room is bigger than most kitchens. People tell us that they like to visit the ranch house for an 'off the map' rural retreat. The large 30X30 “Great Room” is the centerpiece of the house and you get that cozy 1800's ranch feeling while sitting by the massive fireplace and watching the wildlife.

Many people rent the ranch for quiet family get togethers, horse events or even romantic get-aways. Why rent 4 hotel rooms for the reunion?

Our house sleeps 14 in a variety of bed sizes and is located at the end of a tree lined private driveway-entrance. We even have a 16 person bunkhouse and detached cottage that sleeps two. We designed our restaurant-size kitchen before it was vogue. There are 3 bathrooms, numerous nooks , and perfect reading areas.

Wi-Fi in the whole house, Satellite Television, DVD and outdoor movie area.

Step out side and see our 100 year-old ranching implements and barns. We are a working ranch and do have activities occurring, tractoring, orchards and farm work in our adjoining canyons.

Take a walk up the hiking trails to the pond and picnic areas. We have a real working Santa Maria Barbecue that can cook for 75. We have outdoor heaters and campfire areas for year-round enjoyment. Do you like to see the stars at night. Make smores at our campfire center is only 30 feet from the ranch house and is the #1 favorite of guests. You will enjoy watching the Milky Way and shooting stars almost nightly.

We have a giant pool and outdoor spa that across the meadow about 250 yards away.

Romance and Ranch House both start with an 'R'. There is a reason, the Meadows Ranch House is the epitomy of a peacful ambiance.

Note: Out of common sense and respect for our adjoinng farms, we do not host weddings, large parties with live bands etc.. We can hook you up with nearby wedding areas approved.

Click on the link of our website below for many photos, brochures and a virtual tour. After that call us and come visit....


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Property Type

  • Farmhouse

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    This is a working Ranch, we do have paved areas around the ranch house that are suitable for Handicap access. We will go out of our way to drive you around the ranch if needed. Please check before booking ....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Sorry, this is California. No smoking in the Ranch House , trails, orchards, barns and fields. Only on outside patio....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Call...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Detached Unit

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  • King size beds (1) In master bedroom with Satellite T.V, Queen size Beds (2) One upstairs bedroom, One down stairs bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) Down Stairs Rooms, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) High Quality Roll Away Twin Bed and a Queen Fold -Out bed., Bunk Beds (2) two twin bunk beds for a total of four beds. Down Stairs...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Hiking Trails, Picnic Areas, Pond, Barbeque Ares

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    South Mountain only one mile away. Happy Camp Canon Park 2 miles away...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    Wi-Fi High Speed 'Wildblue'...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    40 X 40 Covered Parking...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided:

    no daily maid service....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Verizon is strongest signal...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    We can handle an R.V with power and water available....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large washer and Dryer Room...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    high speed Wi-Fi in the house and throughout selected areas of the 40 acre ranch. Provided by Wildblue Satellite Internet...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Inside the house plus large outddor campire area...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Giant Commercial Size Kitchen. We do not provide food service. You can bring your own food....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Seperate Full Size Freezer...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Ranch Pool is huge and is about 250 yards away across the pasture. Beach Entrance...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Large 2 person hot spa bathtub in master bathroom...moreless

 

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$500/night. Discounted rate in March $300 per night
Paid by credit card, personal check, cashiers, cash or travelers checks.
Day Fee for ranch use for retreats $500.
Filming on the ranch is $2,300 per day plus mandatory $250 staff liaison charge
Cleaning Fee: Waived with two night stay. One-night stay = $200 cleaning fee.
Monthly Rate: $7,300 includes all utilities. 

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

36 Miles
Nearest Airport
BURBANK
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moorpark Country Club
6 Miles
Nearest Train
Moorpark Amtrack and Metroliner
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
State Route 118
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Moorpark Country Club
83 Miles
Nearest Ski
Wrightwood
18 Miles
Nearest Beach
Point Mugu State Park

Car: Necessary

Local Farm and Garden Wedding Facilities are located on a friend's farm nearby. We do not provide wedding facilities of any kind. Check Hartleys Botanical Gardens. Have your wedding there.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1977

About the owner: Raised on our ranch. We are a farming and horse family and live and work on the ranch. Our houses are on the other side of the ranch, 1/2 mile away, close enough to make sure your needs are met and still allowing total privacy. We have many farming activites going on, and when possible, always offer up a chance for guests to jump in. A slice of rural California just 45 minutes to Los Angeles, 10 minutes to Moorpark and Camarillo Wedding areas. 20 minutes to Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and Ventura.

Why the Owner Chose Moorpark:
We bought the ranch over 34 years ago. It is the Oliver 1890 homestead and the Oliver's taught us how to farm. We loved the seclusion of our 'Long Canyon' and have great ranching and farming neighbors.

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Relaxation, privacy, nature, space and quiet, with the ocean and cities just 10-20 minutes away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Picture of the Ranch House, we have 40 more acres of trails, picnic areas, barns

    Picture of the Ranch House, we have 40 more acres of trails, picnic areas, barns

  • One of the guest rooms. Others have Kings and Queen beds in giant rooms

    One of the guest rooms. Others have Kings and Queen beds in giant rooms

  • The ranch "meadow" doubles as a great sports field for the family reunion

    The ranch "meadow" doubles as a great sports field for the family reunion

  • One of many huge rooms

    One of many huge rooms

  • The 20 ft by 32 feet pool and spa is lined with flagstone, and beach entrance

    The 20 ft by 32 feet pool and spa is lined with flagstone, and beach entrance

VRBO #155756

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Friday, June 26, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    14
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 08/28/2010
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