Small cattle ranch located just a few miles east of New Meadows, Idaho. The ranchette is set in a beautiful rural setting with sweeping views of Meadow Valley and the foothills of the Payette National Forest. The property is just over 62 acres and consists of an elegant country home with multiple outbuildings. It is the perfect location to run a small cattle operation or board horses with its network of corrals, loading chutes, fully fenced irrigated pasture land, and the level topography suitable for grazing.
The interior of this modern ranch house showcases an inviting open floor plan, with the focal point being the magnificent great room. This stunning space highlights vaulted tongue and groove ceilings crafted with a combination of wooden beam and iron trusses. Enormous picture windows display views of the surrounding landscape while flooding the room with plenty of natural sunlight. Additional lighting is available from the discreet track lighting and small sidelight windows that flank the decorative arched front doorway and run along the top of the wall. The living space flows effortlessly from the great room to the open dining area and kitchen which accesses the outdoor living space. The spacious kitchen features a tiled backsplash, breakfast bar, laminate wood flooring, and plenty of counters and cupboard space.
Besides the common area the 1600 sq ft home consists of 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and a spacious laundry room with shelving and a built-in desk. The master bedroom suite showcases high ceilings and has private access to the back deck via sliding glass doors. The attached master bathroom completes this room with a large jetted tub, shower, walk-in closet, and generous sized vanity.
The exterior of the house displays an attached 2 car garage with an upstairs bonus room and an amazing covered deck. The wood deck serves as a fantastic outdoor entertainment space with built in benches and recessed lighting for evening gatherings. The deck overlooks an enormous landscaped yard with perennial beds, space for a garden, wide open stretches of lawn, river rock edging, and mature shade trees.
The ranch has multiple outbuildings which provide additional storage for vehicles, equipment, or tools. These include the 4-bay machine shed and the heated 2400 sq ft workshop. The shop has 3 phase power with a 14 ft roll up door perfect for RV parking. On the main level of the shop is a bathroom, an office, ample cupboards and shelving for projects. The upstairs of the shop highlights a carpeted studio apartment perfect for guests.
This ranchette is conveniently located just minutes from downtown New Meadows. This community lies along the Payette River Scenic Byway where State Highway 55 and US Highway 95 converge. Its central location and access to a plethora of year-round recreational activities makes New Meadows a popular destination for travelers. Residents partake in local annual events such as Meadows Valley Days, the Adams County Fair and the Leroy Matthews Memorial Softball Tournament. Locals and visitors also enjoy swimming at Zims Hot Springs or golfing at Meadow Creek Golf Resort.
Pastimes such as river rafting, kayaking, fishing, boating, jet skiing, camping, hiking, skiing or soaking in one of the area s natural hot springs are just a way of life here.
In fact, within 30 minutes in all directions from New Meadows, are some of the best outdoor adventures available in Idaho. To the north is Riggins, Idaho, known for its excellent Steelhead and Salmon fishing. Riggins is also the gateway to the scenic Hells Canyon Recreation Area. To the southwest is Lost Valley Reservoir and the Weiser River Trail. Finally, to the southeast is the resort town of McCall, Idaho which sits along the banks of Payette Lake. McCall is a weekend escape for many residents from the Boise metro area. The area is home to Brundage Mountain, the Little Ski Hill, and the Tamarack Resort thus making it known for its winter recreation. Popular winter sports include Nordic skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing, and snowboarding.
MLS # 7557
Courtesy Of Callison Group - Keller Williams Realty Boise