Flint River Farms Fredericksburg TX Home For Sale
Address: 16 miles west of town
City: Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Lot size: 150.7 acre
Square feet: 4535
Year Built: 1901
Guest house : 1 bd 1 ba
FLINT RIVER FARMS – offers you the chance to make new history in this early Fredericksburg Homestead with Pedernales river frontage. Built around the turn of the century by the Ressmann family and lovingly restored with an eye to the past with the help of renowned designer Diane Lohman in 2001, this awesome home on 150.7 acres is truly a stunning place to call home. The moment you pull up you will be taken back to times past with the old barn setting along the drive and the huge front porch to welcome your guests. From the front porch you have great view back to the North towards the river valley and whats better is you cannot see another house! Step in the coulombs wooden front doors and the great room will surely impress you with towering ceilings complete with antique exposed beams, wood floors and a magnificent stone fireplace acting as a beautiful focal point. Warm and inviting. The great room will make you fell equally comfortable relaxing with a book by yourself or entertaining all your friends. Flowing naturally form the great room is the large dining area and truly amazing kitchen. Boasting log and rock walls with vaulted ceiling the dining area will be a favorite spot to gather around meals. Meanwhile the stunning kitchen will make the most serious chef delighted with a professional grade viking range with 6 burners and grill and griddle plus double ovens. Spacious does not describe the true size of this enormous kitchen which includes double islands with colorful tile counter tops and accents and lots and lots of storage. The master bedrooms is equally impressive with Expose log and rock wall and distressed wood ceiling. Lots of colorful tile accents also grace the amazing master bath with his and her sinks, large soaker tub , beautiful walking shower and his and her closets. The older part of the house includes a separate den/ living area along with 2 guest rooms, one of which includes a fireplace made with the rock from the first home on the property which was originally closer to the river. Plus there is a small home office and cool bathroom which includes an old copper feed trough which now serves as the tub! There s also a large utility room with lovingly hand punched tine panel cabinets, big walk tough pantry and half bath for guest. Walk up the steps of the old farm house and you will find 2 addition bedrooms which are great for kids or anyone who’s sleeping over complete with it own upstairs bathroom.
THERS IS MORE – If you need more room for guests the 1bedroom 1 bath cabin is the perfect spot for extended visits or would make a great separate home office space. 60 x 30 workshop offers a flexible use of space with one room currently being utilized as an art studio but would also make a great wood working shop, work out room , etc.. complete with a half bath. while the balance of the building is a great work shop barn. Plus lean-to additions make keeping your tractors, and implants out of the weather a snap. There is a high fenced garden area just of the back porch as well as an old log and chink garden shed setting in a wonderfully shaded back yard. The front has of the property is ideal for animals and horses with nice level pasture land. Plus approx 380 of Pedernales river run through the North West corner of the property which offers nice deep holes for fishing or even a little swim. So why call it Flint River farms? The word Pedernale is Spanish for flint so translated this property includes Flints River running through it! The property to the South of the house boasts wooded terrain with lots of hills and varying topography creating a great habitat for wild life, hunting or bird watching. There is also a seasonal creek which runs through the middle of the property which offers opportunity for a additional water feature such as a large pond or small lake as can be seen from the work the neighbor did along the creek. All this comes together to make Flint River farms a piece of history you will be proud to own!