Acres: 21 +/-
Location: Approximately 3 miles East of Highway 87 South and frontage on Lower Willow Creek Road. This ranch is perfectly situated between Mason and Fredericksburg and very close to the Llano River. The Lower Willow Creek Road area is one of more special places in the Texas Hill Country. When you buy this place, you will understand why.
Property Description: This ranch is a beautiful Hill Country Ranch with nice elevation changes and views that are extraordinary. The ranch has native Hill Country brush creating a wonderful habitat for wildlife and even some free-roaming axis.
Water: The Yonder Ranch is uniquely watered by a 50,000-gallon rainwater catchment system. In addition, a well that can supplement the rainwater harvesting system if needed. The whole system is set up to be low maintenance and portions being gravity flow. However, the house water pressure is kept steady by an inline pressure pump.
Improvements: The 2 story stucco home consists of 3 Bed / 3.5 Bath, large screened-in porch, attached workshop, HVAC, utility room with a water softener, 2,800-gallon storage tank, large master bedroom and bath with awesome views, nice closets, and a rock fireplace in the living room which is open to a large usable inviting kitchen. There are really too many good interesting features about this house to mention them all.
Comments: Ever want to live out “yonder” gazing at an incredible view encompassing 5 counties while thinking about walking down to the river for an evening dip? Well here’s your place. The Yonder Ranch sits on 21 acres above Lower Willow Creek Road. The 1 1/2 story ranch style home is perfect with 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, cozy rock fireplace, hand-carved front door, wrap-around porches, 12 X 20 screened-in porch, spacious rooms, soaring ceilings and a balcony you can see forever from. Attached workshop and interior amenities. Well is supplemented by a 50,000-gallon rainwater catchment system that also provides back up fire protection. You can also expect to see an occasional fox, coyote or bobcat. 24 x 24 metal barn, walking trails, shooting range, abundant wildlife and deeded pedestrian access to the Llano River. With a large deck, one can easily enjoy the beauty of the ranch and the Llano River valley below. The Yonder Ranch is an excellent private retreat with easy access to Mason and Fredericksburg. Plus, it’s a short 2-hour drive to Austin and San Antonio.
This house was once owned by Spyder Johnson and originally built to be an artist studio. However, with the setting and views being what they are it became the home it is today.
If you are looking for a unique place in the Texas Hill Country and nestled in the Llano River basin area and close to some of the best communities Central Texas has to offer, this is a ranch WORTH looking at. Priced at $445,000
The Yonder Ranch is easily accessed on Lower Willow Creek Road just 13 miles South of Mason.