Nestled between the mountains and lush pastures in the beautiful sought-after Applegate Valley of Southern Oregon, this 53+ acre site spans across three premier parcels to showcase an enchanting French Country Estate. The Applegate Valley enjoys over 300 days of sun each year, and the area has beautiful rivers, lakes, and rich soil.
Private gates permit entry to this expansive property with breath-taking grounds. The main drive winds through groves of trees, past the charming barn and over a peaceful stream and adjoining pond before arriving at the main residence and separate guest quarters.
Included in this magnificent property are a grand 4 bedroom, 4 bath main home, 3 car garage, studio/workshop, and a guest quarters that includes 2 bedrooms, a full bath and walk-in closet.
The stately main residence with wrap around front porch opens to an elegant sunlit foyer flowing into a formal living room with accent-lit high ceilings and with cornice moldings, baseboards, cabinets, and bookshelves all of solid dark walnut. Crown molding accentuates the classically appointed formal dining room. There are bay windows throughout the home and 3 fireplaces to warm you throughout the winter.
The first floor includes a sunny country kitchen with elegant Italian tile countertops, a pantry, and recessed lighting. Off the kitchen is a wonderful breakfast room and family room opening onto to a spacious stone terrace and spa.
Oak floors with walnut inlay flow throughout the home with two bedrooms on the main level and two above. All bathrooms have Italian marble and other deluxe features such as sold dark walnut cabinetry. A striking staircase leads you to the master bedroom with gas fireplace and large office/recreational area and the master bath featuring a jetted tub, separate shower and large walk in closet.
Look outside in any direction, and there are stunning views of the mature landscaping including the home's two ponds with recirculating waterfall, lush stretches of lawn with towering fir and pine trees, and of course horses grazing in the abundant pastures.
There is a-well designed horse barn with 8 stalls, attached paddocks, and hay storage, feed room including full bath, a large tack room, a wash stall with hot and cold water, and heated automatic horse waterers. The riding arena is 200' X 200' and there are multiple pastures, some irrigated, with beautiful piped fencing.
Truly enchanting, this private estate offers lovely territorial & mountain views in all directions. Included also are coded powered security gates and a telephone system with intercom for easy access to any room in the main home, guest suite, and barn. There are 30+ acres of partially irrigated fenced grazing pasture land and 20+ acres of timberland that can be harvested.
The property is connected to miles and miles of horse and hiking trails leading in many directions with panoramic vistas that can take you to Mt. Ashland Ski Lodge and through some of Oregon's most spectaclar stretches of wilderness, with miles of government land and trails immediately adjacent to this incredible parcel. The land is also zoned for a second dwelling and has drilled well making it ideal as a family compound.
With the property nestled against a mountain, you'll enjoy the fresh cool mountain breezes on summer evenings for great sleeping while summer daytime temperatures will average 10 to 20 degrees below those in the valley. You'll also enjoy the property's location in a quiet valley---a world of its own--- yet centrally located only 15 minutes from quaint historical Jacksonville and its summer musical festival, 15 minutes from downtown Medford, 20 minutes from beaufitul Applegate Lake and Rogue International Airport and superior medical care. 25 minutes to Ashland's sought after restaurants, university, and Shakespeare festival.
This one-of-a-kind estate and horse facility is one you do not want to miss.