|Lot Size||1,570 acres|
Ceiling Fan, Library, Pool, Walk-In Closets.
Ceiling Fans, Central Air Conditioning, Dishwasher, Dryer, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Washer & Dryer.
Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fans, Furnace, Walk-In Closet, Washer and dryer.
Guest House Separate, Guest Room, Library.
Barn/Stable, Fencing, Fireplace/Fire Pit, Outdoor Living Space, Patio.
Scenic View, View.
Property Description: Buck Spring Ranch has been in the same family for decades and is in one of the most iconic and coveted areas in the whole state, the Texas Hill Country. With magnificent vistas, rocky creeks, multiple old homes and compounds for entertaining large families or groups of friends, this property is rich in Texas History with all the characteristics that make it truly Texas. Location: The property is in the south-central portion of Llano County, approximately 9 miles southeast of Llano, TX. The property is physically located on the east side of County Road 312, a paved road maintained by the county. Land: This 1,570 +/- ACRE ranch represents some of the most iconic and desirable attributes of the Texas Hill Country. From breathtaking views of the surrounding country, to cleared pastureland ideal for hay production or improved grasses, to rock bottom creeks and draws flowing with cool spring water, this property has it all. There is a diverse mix of grasses, vegetation, and trees providing excellent habitat for both wildlife and livestock. Water: The water on this property is abundant. There are 3 named creeks on the property, including Honey Creek and two branches coming off Honey Creek (one named Pyramid Creek and the other, Salt Branch). Pyramid Creek and Honey Creek both have concrete dams on the property creating a man-made lake as an additional water feature. There is also an excellent spring on Honey Creek in the northeastern corner of the property. There are a total of 5 stock tanks or ponds located on the property including the two that are on the creeks. There are 4 live water wells on the property, providing ample water for livestock, people, and irrigation. Terrain/Topography: The elevation on the property is varied with ravines and hills typical of the area. It ranges from approximately 1,700 +/- feet above sea level at the highest point of the property on the southern end of the ranch. The lowest point of the property is approximately 1,380+/- feet above sea level on the eastern border of the property along Honey Creek. These measurements were taken from a USGS topographical map online. Numerous bluffs and caves are located throughout the property, especially along the creeks. Improvements: Five homes comprise the ranch including a main lodge and outbuildings, a gatehouse and two other homes suitable for ranch-labor. Custom-built in 1989 by Satterwhite Log Homes, the main lodge is the focal point of a large compound of structures perched on a hilltop with stunning views. Constructed of beautiful specialty woods with native stone fireplaces and hardscape, the lodge is ideal for entertaining – with huge living areas and spacious wraparound porches to experience stunning sunrises, sunsets and mountain breezes. Easily sleeping 10 or more on the main level, the lodge has 5-bedroom suites on the first floor, and two additional bedroom suites and a sitting area upstairs to accommodate another 6-8 guests. High vaulted ceilings and large windows create abundant light and a warm cozy feeling inside the lodge. Surrounding the lodge, there are three additional buildings. On the west side of the driveway/motor court, there’s a well-appointed gameroom/guest lodge equipped with pool table, entertaining areas, wet-bar, big screen TV, and 1.5 baths on the first-floor level. On the upper level there are two bedrooms with en-suite half baths to accommodate up to 8 people. On the opposite side of the motor court there are two buildings, including a commercial-capacity laundry room with an adjacent room for hunting gear, and a free-standing storage building. The exterior finishes and workmanship on all buildings complement the main lodge. Looking out from the east side of the main lodge the view includes a sparkling and heated swimming pool with a native stone waterfall, a large fire pit for nighttime activities, a sandbox for young children and a lighted tennis court.