- Property Name:1,708 Acres Edelstein Ranch
- Live Water:Yes
1,708± Acres EDELSTEIN RANCH, Kerr County
Hwy. 39, Hunt, Texas 78024
Description: A truly unique and historic offering near beautiful Hunt. This long-time family ranch has been owned and operated by the same family since 1927. Not only historic, but truly rare in size for this desirable area and featuring 1± mile of the crystal clear Guadalupe River plus several springs.
Improvements: Set in a unique location under gorgeous trees, the original home site offers views and access to the Guadalupe River, with shallow rapids flowing into deep areas for swimming and boating, as well as relaxing and enjoying never ending tranquility and privacy. The main home is a rustic, 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath home with fireplace and screened in porch to enjoy the cooling breezes of the river. Under the shaded canopy next to the main house are two guest houses, each with 2 bedrooms 1 baths. There is an outdoor cooking terrace for year-a-round use. There is also a foreman’s house on the west side of the ranch with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, fireplace and a screened porch, plus there is a guest room studio apartment with kitchen and bath. Scattered about the ranch are several old barns for equipment storage.
Water: The ranch has over 5,000± feet of crystal clear, Guadalupe River frontage, with 2,700± feet of both sides of this special body of water. There are springs throughout the ranch providing small creeks in the draws. There are 2 major spring boxes, one that provides water to the main house and foreman’s house. The main house, box spring gravity flows into a 500-gallon storage tank, and then a booster pump pushes water to the main house. White Oak Spring and Cherry Creek are located on the western tract and are tributaries to the Guadalupe River, which has its source in Kerr County. On the 255± acres across from headquarters, water is provided by Mary Meade Water System. This current system waters one water trough and has a monthly fee of $27.78. No water wells are present.
Vegetation/Terrain: The ranch offers spectacular views with rolling to gentle landscapes, incorporating large native trees such as Live Oak, Spanish Oak, Shinnery Oak, Chinkapin Oak, Hackberry, and Black Walnut trees plus Juniper and Mesquite trees. Grasses common in the area are Buffalo Grass, Wild Rye, Switch Grass, Hairy Gramma, Side Oats Gramma, and Bluestem Grasses. Growing season is approximately 216 days.
Elevations: Elevation ranges from 1,850± feet to 2186± feet asl.
Wildlife: Native game species including white-tailed deer and wild turkey. Feral hogs and exotic species are common in the area which include Axis deer, Sika deer, Fallow deer, Blackbuck Antelope, and Aoudad sheep.
Taxes: $4,833.66 Source: KCAD
Location: The property is 7.5± miles from Hunt with frontage on Hwy. 39, 20± miles from Kerrville, 86± miles from San Antonio, 122± miles from Austin, 230± miles from Corpus Christi, and 280± miles each from Houston or Fort Worth.
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All properties are shown by appointment with Marc Sherron, Dullnig Ranches. Buyer's Brokers must be identified on first contact and must accompany client or customer on first showing to participate in compensation.