Premiere recreational ranch with a stunning luxury home set in the heart of Baker County just 6 miles from Haines, Oregon. This Elkhorn Mountain ranch consists of approximately 195 acres and offers breathtaking views of the Wallowa Mountains and Valley. A private retreat like this is a rare find and offers its owner a multitude of unique amenities. Besides just enjoying it privately it can be used as a vacation rental home, a wedding venue, headquarters for an outfitter guide or as a bed and breakfast.
The elegant home fits perfectly in this mountain setting and is designed for enjoying the surrounding landscape. Decorative elements throughout embody the rustic mountain feel. The entire exterior on the first level is made with natural stone and the upper exterior level has a deck on 2 sides with iron railing. The home site is encircled by easy maintenance landscaping, rock gardens and a well-manicured lawn. This rustic theme continues into the interior with the solid wood doors, hickory flooring, hickory moulding and handmade iron railings with inlaid art of the forest and elk.
The open living area is one of the best locations in the home for enjoying the mountain views. It consists of a great room with 32 high vaulted ceilings, a floor to ceiling natural stone fireplace, picturesque windows and a custom wagon wheel chandelier. Impressive panoramas can also be viewed from the attached kitchen and dining area. Natural hickory flooring and high ceilings are highlighted in both of these rooms. The gourmet kitchen is complete with two dishwashers, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, hickory cabinets, granite countertops, copper kitchen and bar sinks and stainless steel appliances. The relaxing master bedroom suite is the perfect place to unwind. It has a walk-in closet, a 6 long high back hammered copper bathtub, walk-in tiled shower and it opens out onto its own private deck with a hot tub. Both the master bedroom and bath displays views of the Wallowa Mountains as well. The other notable features of the home include the media room with privacy doors, the office, the large utility room and workout room. For wine enthusiasts, there is even a wine room built against the natural rock wall to maintain a natural temp of 58 degrees.
For guests, there is a self-contained studio living quarters. The studio comes with its own full kitchen, propane fireplace, stacked washer and dryer, bathroom and private patio. Or you can set them up in the bunkhouse room which accommodates a king bed, a queen bed and bunk beds. The bunkhouse also has its own bathroom and propane fireplace. It also features a wet bar and ping pong table.
The home has plenty of parking space with the 2 attached garages and the drive through RV garage. The upper garage fits 2 cars. The lower garage fits 3 cars and has a work space with a workbench, storage and wood stove. Utilities are serviced to the home via an individual well and septic. It is heated and cooled by a highly efficient geothermal system.
The rolling acreage has both agricultural and recreational benefits. The land consists of 150 acres of irrigated pasture and farm ground. The pastures and farm ground is irrigated through a gravity flow to the wheel lines. Currently the owners are grazing cattle and boarding horses, however they have farmed alfalfa in the past. The timbered acreage acts as a haven for wildlife, making this a suitable hunting sanctuary. On any given day you will see a multitude of elk, deer, turkey and other wild game. The ranch also has private access to the adjacent state game reserve that is used as a winter feeding ground for elk. The reserve is available for hunting during the fall.
Besides hunting, the property offers year round recreation. In the summer you can go hiking or atving. In the winters months you can enjoy snowmobiling, cross country skiing or sledding on the property. With the Elkhorn Mountain Range to the west and Eagle Cap Wilderness Area to the east there are even more recreational opportunities at your fingertips. You are not far from Oregon s pristine lakes, mountains, rivers and miles of hiking and riding trails. The Elkhorn Mountain Range is a subrange of the Blue Mountains and is home to Anthony Lakes Ski Resort and Summit Lake. Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort is a popular Northwest ski destination. This winter playground offers premiere Nordic skiing, downhill skiing and snowboarding with lift access to over a 1000 acres of terrain. Besides winter sports, the resort also hosts special events and concerts throughout the year. Eagle Cap Wilderness Area a remote unspoiled region of the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest that is popular for backcountry skiing, backpacking and primitive camping.
Age: 6-10 Years Old
Architecture Style: Other
Lot Size: 195 Acres
Parking Type: Garage - Attached
Roof Type: Unknown
Rooms: Bedroom, Full Bath