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12,500 Acre Anvil Vineyard & Ranch: Weddings, Vacation/Retreat

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The Main House has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Healdsburg estate description

You and your guests will quite literally be the only ones on this 12,500 acre Vineyard & Ranch. Please read our amazing reviews on this site as well as Yelp. We host weddings (under 150 guests - and we have no noise or music restrictions), corporate retreats, family/friend gatherings/reunions, and birthday celebration weekends. We have 13 bedrooms and 8 full bathrooms. We are able to accommodate up to 47 guests. If pursuing a wedding event, please note our Event Site Fee in our 'Rates' section.

There is the Main House, which sleeps 23 guests, the Guest House, which sleeps 6 guests, and a renovated Carriage House, which sleeps 18, located on a ridge overlooking the valley below. When possible, which is most of the time, we offer very early check-in's and very late check-out's.

Please review our Availability Calendar to make sure we have your dates available. Once you have rented the Main House, you have the option to rent either, or both, of the other two guest houses.

We provide most everything you may need... no need to bring anything other than food & beverages and clothing. We supply: --Bath towels,
-Hot tub/Lake towels
-all bedding and linens
-Shampoo/Conditioner
-Bath soap
-All kitchen equipment (pots/pans/utensils), plates, coffee makers, toaster, blender, paper towels, dish towels, laundry soap, dish washing soap, etc... we can send you a compete list if you would like.

Come discover and enjoy the most beautiful ranch in Northern California by:
-Taking nature walks/hikes
-Picnicking
-Swimming in our clear, spring fed lake; suntanning on the dock
-outdoor games, and much more.

Many more photos can be seen on our Facebook account, just search Facebook for 'Anvil Vineyard & Ranch'
Find us on Yelp too for reviews

A few notables:
· There are 12,500 acres with more than 30 miles of creeks.
· 50 Cabernet Sauvignon Vineyard with complimentary 'hands on' tours available. A dining table for 20 in the middle of the vineyard (i.e. for Wedding rehearsal dinners)
· A 10-person Hydrotherapy Spa atop a large deck with a 10 mile views of the ranch.
· Ranch casual 'Frisbee Golf course' 9 holes (Groomed May thru October); Please bring 175 gram 'Ultimate Frisbee' brand Frisbees - and not 'Discs' (the course is shorter than a regulation 'Disc Golf Course')
· Wine tasting through the Dry Creek Valley.
· Visit the Pacific Ocean and the small towns that dot the coast - just 13 miles from the Ranch.

Lastly, feel free to bring/hire your own 'cook or chef', or have your group do their own.

We are located at 22303 Stewarts Point Skaggs Springs Rd, Annapolis, CA 95412 Please do not use GoogleMaps to map this location - they give an incorrect location.
** Please come for a site visit if you'd like - but please call first. (we have a driveway gate and a gate code is required for entry) **





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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 7000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is allowed outside of the Guest Houses, near provided ash trays and cigarette receptacles....moreless

Bedrooms: 13 Bedrooms, Sleeps 47, Beds for 2-47

  • Main House - Cedarview Room: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Main House - Willow Room: 2 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Main House - Courtyard View Room: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

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  • Main House - Master Bedroom: 2 queen, 2 twin/ single

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  • Main House - Wardrobe Room: 2 twin/ single

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  • Main House - Sun Room: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Guest House - Middle Bedroom: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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  • Guest House - Far Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Carriage House - Room 1: 1 queen

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  • Carriage House - Room 2: 1 queen

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  • Carriage House - Room 3: 1 queen

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  • Carriage House - Room 4: 1 queen

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  • Carriage House - Room 5: 1 queen

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  • We can sleep up to 39 in beds, full occupancy... and another 8 on the floor in the large, carpeted room in the Carriage House - on bedding that your guests bring. So, to clarify, we have an overnight maximum guest count, for all the houses and grounds, at 47 guests (39 in beds and 8 more on the floor in the Carriage House). ...moreless

Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms

  • Main House - 1st floor: toilet, shower

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  • Main House - Cedarview Room: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Main House - Courtyard View Room: toilet, shower

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  • Main House - Master Bedroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Main House - Wardrobe Room: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Guest House: toilet, shower

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  • Carriage House - Restroom1: toilet, shower

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  • Carriage House - Restroom2: toilet, shower

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Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Located in Main House living room....moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Ping Pong, Billiards, Foosball and Darts...moreless

  • Games:

    Assorted board games, horse shoes, Frisbee golf...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTv on all 4 televisions...moreless

  • Television:

    DirecTV on all televisions: 60' television in Main House living room; 22' television in Master bedroom of Main House; 20' television in Guest house bedroom; 22' television in Guest House living room...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Leisure Activities

  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The Ranch Guest Houses are located on Doe Ridge and overlook the entire 12,500 acre ranch. The view is absolutely majestic. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining room has a wonderful view of the valley....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 26 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air Conditioning is available in all three houses: The Main House, Guest House & Carriage House....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Satellite Internet. It is great for checking/sending emails. Unable to stream video or music....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Two in the Main House; One in the Guest House; One in the outside courtyard...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free Domestic long distance...moreless

  • Garage:

    The garages are not for parking... but we have a pool table, darts, table tennis and a foosball table in them....moreless

  • Heating:

    Excellent 'Commercial grade' furnaces....moreless

  • Internet:

    Satellite Internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large living room with 60' television and WiFi access....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Verizon, US Cellular and Sprint get reception on this ranch. AT&T does not. SmartPhones can pick up email through the WiFi in the Main House....moreless

  • Parking:

    We have 25 parking spaces next to the guest houses and another 25 parking spaces a short walk to the guest houses....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking area for approximately 50 cars located near the Guest Houses....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free domestic calling in the Main House and Carriage House (no need for calling cards)...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bathroom towels provided; Hot tub/Lake towels also provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    We also supply laundry detergent...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WiFi service is available in the Main House only...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    (4) We supply all the wood you would like... at no charge....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    We offer pizza catering from our wood-burning pizza oven! We also have a relationship with a wonderful catering company, for further catering needs. ...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    50 Cup Coffee Urn Two 12 cup coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Many, many cooking utensils. All that you would need....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We have flatware and dinner plates for 45 guests. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    We supply detergent...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    (2) The kitchen is equipped with everything you should need. We have utensils, silverware, stock pots, fry pans, serving platters, dish towels, paper towels, garbage bags, soap, sponges, etc... Email us and we will send over our kitchen inventory list....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    There is an oven in the Main House and the Guest House....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Main House: 2 Refrigerators Guest House: 1 Refrigerator Game Room: 1 Refrigerator, 1 Crisper, 2 Large Box Freezers...moreless

  • Stove:

    There is a professional-grade Wolf stove in the Main House, and a stove in the Guest House....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balconies are on both the Main House and Guest house and they both extend the entire length of each house, with breathtaking view of the valley below....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    One very large deck with Hot Tub over looking the vast valley below; one large deck extended off of the Guest House for dining or entertaining....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    The Gazebo is at the lake. A great place to spend the day on a hot day. Bring a picnic. (We have a picnic table under the gazebo) Bring inflatable pool rafts! : )...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    We have 2 (two) grills; please bring charcoal...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    7 Person Hot Tub with a view of the entire 13,000 acres ranch....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season10% Discount
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$1,665
High Season
May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$1,850
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,850

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee-Main House $300 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee-Guest House $100 + tax
  • Cleaning-Carriage House $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Wedding/Event Site Fee is in addition to the housing fees.

For weddings, May through October, we charge a standard site fee (with a maximum of 150 guests) of $5,500. November through April, we charge a discounted site fee of $3,500.

Rental House rates shown above are for just the "Main House" which sleeps 23

Add: "Guest House" and/or Carriage House at $449/nt on weekends; $299 weekdays

$1,500 deposit to reserve your dates (Non-refundable)

Final payment to be received one month prior to reservation arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

More than 60 vineyards in the Dry Creek Valley region, are within a 40 minute drive of the ranch. We also have a 'Demonstration Vineyard' steps from the Guest Houses. We have a large table in the middle of the vineyard, which is perfect for a dinner party.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1962

About: Welcome to the most beautiful Ranch in California! My wife and I are the Property Managers of this spectacular ranch and live in the Caretaker Cottage... close enough to help in every way... but you will rarely see us unless you call. We give groups all the privacy they need. Our service is reflected in our Yelp reviews. Please don't ever hesitate to call on us if we can help in anyway during your stay.

Why Healdsburg:
This ranch will feel like 'Yours' - you will be the only guests here. You will have exclusivity to the houses and grounds. There is a lot of History here on this Ranch too. A wealthy business man built these houses in 1938. Mr. Hedgpeth invented and sold tools to Sears and Roebuck in Chicago. Our Cattle Rancher - was born on this ranch 80 years ago - and his father managed the several hundred head of cattle before him. This is a 'working ranch'.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Discover the many peaks, valleys and rivers. Picnic spots abound. The Vineyard, or at the largest Redwood tree in Sonoma County. The 20 acre lake is spring fed... so it is very clear. We recently built a dock/pier... its a great place to swim. Feel free to bring your mountain bike too - there are miles and miles of trails.


Contact us

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Photos

  • The Main House has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

    The Main House has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

  • Beautiful Wedding at the Circle of Nature

    Beautiful Wedding at the Circle of Nature

  • Hedgepeth Lake... for Swimming, a Picnic, 'Catch and Release' Fishing...

    Hedgepeth Lake... for Swimming, a Picnic, 'Catch and Release' Fishing...

  • Have dinner, a wine tasting or a rehearsal dinner in the middle of the vineyard

    Have dinner, a wine tasting or a rehearsal dinner in the middle of the vineyard

  • The Carriage House - Additional sleeping quarters, Meeting space, or Reception

    The Carriage House - Additional sleeping quarters, Meeting space, or Reception

  • The Redwood Room - Located in Carriage House ( 21' X 26' carpeted )

    The Redwood Room - Located in Carriage House ( 21' X 26' carpeted )

  • The Main House living room with a beautiful view of the valley below

    The Main House living room with a beautiful view of the valley below

  • The Sun Room

    The Sun Room

  • 10-person Hydrotherapy Spa!!

    10-person Hydrotherapy Spa!!

  • The Ceremony site with epic views, large oak  and madrone trees

    The Ceremony site with epic views, large oak and madrone trees

  • Wedding Reception on the front lawn of the Main House

    Wedding Reception on the front lawn of the Main House

  • The 'Main House'

    The 'Main House'

  • Entry way of the Carriage House

    Entry way of the Carriage House

  • The Main House kitchen

    The Main House kitchen

  • The 'Guest House'

    The 'Guest House'

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Estate
  • Reviews
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/29/2015
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