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Central Texas Hill Country Family Ranch Home with Pool

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Welcome to our Hill Country ranch home, built in 2008 and just 45min from Austin

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Last updated: 08/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Relax and unwind at your own Hill Country getaway ranch where family and friends can explore everything from wild flowers to wildlife on 80 secluded acres. Spread out in this custom Texas native stone ranch house that sleeps 8-10 comfortably, with two bedrooms, three full bathrooms and a large playroom/loft. The family great room is open for social gatherings, with a large fireplace and a spacious and fully stocked kitchen. Pool & patio doors can open up completely for an indoor/outdoor feel. Enjoy the negative edge pool & spa with 180' views of the Texas Hill Country and its artistically painted skies. There are panoramic views from Every room in this luxurious custom home, shaded by three-sided porches.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 years of age and older, primary party...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    No stairs required to access home, No access to upstairs apart from staircase...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor shower & sink - for kids clean-up, Horse barn & fenced pastures Second (ranch foreman's) house - not occupied, for your privacy - inquire for large gatherings, 'Green'' friendly - rainwater collection for best filtered drinking water ever! Deer & wild turkey feeders on property - no hunting...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library:

    2 zone stereo (den; kitchen + outdoor pool/patio), ipod dock...moreless

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

    DISH TV...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) Den - 60''plasma + BluRay player, Master bedroom - 46' plasma + BluRay player, Upstairs/2nd bedroom - 21' TV + DVD player + stereo...moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Games:

    'Play station 2' + games in loft...moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD BluRay...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central A/C & heat, Shaded windows...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    No International,...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    Maid service at end of stay...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    ATT, Verizon, other service coverage...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    limitless...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Pending owner permission...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Kitchen and master bedroom...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless throughout house/patio...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Massive Rundberg fireplace, gas starter, Plenty of stacked aged-oak firewood...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Owner can provide details...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully stocked...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    microwave, warming drawer, cook top griddle, large refrigerator/freezer, instant hot, coffee maker, blender, outdoor gas grill (main line)...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Freezer, Icemaker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    up- and down-stairs; rocking chairs...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Expansive, Sunny and shaded porch areas. Outdoor dining tables with umbrella...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Remote-controlled, heated,regulated temperature...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Complete with spa and beach/fountain feature, ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 7 - Sep 3, 2015
2 night min stay
$700
Labor Day weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$750
Fall
Sep 9 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$700

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $800
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

$200 cleaning one time cleaning fee.

Check-in after 4pm/ Check-out 10am

Holidays 4 night minimum 10% increase in price per day. ( New Years, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Holidays 3 night minimum 10% increase in price per day ( Easter, Memorial Day and Labor Day )

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Last updated: 08/04/2015
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Austin Bergstrom Airport

Car: Necessary

Swing from the hammock with a good book, sunbathe by the pool, cruise to local wineries & barbeque spots. Take the children on a nature hike at West Cave Preserve (10 minutes) or to swimming holes at Hamilton Pool & Reimers County Park (15 minutes), Krause Springs (18 minutes). Enchanted Rock, Longhorn Caverns, Schlitterbahn in San Marcos, the National

Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, Sea World and Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio are all great day trips from this oasis in the Hill Country! Water sports at Lakes LBJ & Travis, fly fishing in local streams & rivers, numerous public & private golf courses in the vicinity.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We are an Austin family of six who always dreamed of having that space in the country to let the children run and play, free from worry and plenty of room for imaginations to roam.

Why the Owner Chose Blanco:
We chose this idyllic location because it was private but easily accessible from our home in Austin. At night, the cool breezes, breathtaking Texas sunsets and the quiet, star-filled skies are irresistible. This is the place to re-charge!

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Less than a hour from the city, we discovered native Texas at its best: The only sounds at this secluded hill country location are the cicadas, whiporwills and bullfrogs at sunset. The only lights visible at night come from the moon and stars. A few days and nights here and it is hard to return to civilization! Twenty minutes from restaurants & shopping at the Hill Country Austin Galleria; 60 minutes from Austin Bergstrom & 90 minutes from San Antonio International airports.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Welcome to our Hill Country ranch home, built in 2008 and just 45min from Austin

    Welcome to our Hill Country ranch home, built in 2008 and just 45min from Austin

  • Large negative edge pool with beach & spa.

    Large negative edge pool with beach & spa.

  • View from the heated spa.

    View from the heated spa.

  • Great room for great gatherings both inside and out!
(Note the open air doors)

    Great room for great gatherings both inside and out! (Note the open air doors)

  • Plenty of room to gather with friends and family around the table or island.

    Plenty of room to gather with friends and family around the table or island.

  • Hall guest bathroom and shower.

    Hall guest bathroom and shower.

  • Large loft with double bunks and a sleeper sofa for kids to enjoy themselves.

    Large loft with double bunks and a sleeper sofa for kids to enjoy themselves.

  • Fishing / swimming dock and pond 'tenants'.

    Fishing / swimming dock and pond 'tenants'.

  • The pond in summer; stocked with bass, perch and stripers.

    The pond in summer; stocked with bass, perch and stripers.

  • Fine for swimming the old-fashioned way!

    Fine for swimming the old-fashioned way!

  • Fall foliage, as seen over the pool and pond beyond.

    Fall foliage, as seen over the pool and pond beyond.

  • Sunset from both bedroom porches.

    Sunset from both bedroom porches.

  • Time for you to stay awhile and enjoy the sunset views from the many porches.

    Time for you to stay awhile and enjoy the sunset views from the many porches.

  • Relaxation and refreshments by the pool with 180' views of the Hill Country.

    Relaxation and refreshments by the pool with 180' views of the Hill Country.

  • Front entrance, stairs, wine closet.

    Front entrance, stairs, wine closet.

  • Fully equipped kitchen and island for the master chef in you.

    Fully equipped kitchen and island for the master chef in you.

  • 1st floor master with king size bed & master bath and porch to enjoy the sunset.

    1st floor master with king size bed & master bath and porch to enjoy the sunset.

  • 2nd floor guest bedroom with 2 double and large full bath / balcony.

    2nd floor guest bedroom with 2 double and large full bath / balcony.

  • Hard to stay indoors when you have an outdoor seating area and views like this.

    Hard to stay indoors when you have an outdoor seating area and views like this.

  • Horses may be grazing in the fenced ranch pastures.

    Horses may be grazing in the fenced ranch pastures.

  • Water feature, above the pond.

    Water feature, above the pond.

  • Abundant wildflowers, on your springtime walks...

    Abundant wildflowers, on your springtime walks...

  • Privacy of the 'lower twenty' and the big Texas sky.

    Privacy of the 'lower twenty' and the big Texas sky.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/04/2015
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