With springs that have been dammed up to form nice pools of water, to the views of the Hill Country, this ranch is a must-see property! Located between Marble Falls and Burnet, with frontage on Hwy. 281 and Park Road 4, Long Branch Springs Ranch is easily accessible from Austin and San Antonio. Owned by the same family for decades, this is the first time it has been on the market.
Ideally located between Marble Falls and Burnet lies the Long Branch Springs Ranch. The location of this ranch is a bonus for a personal ranch or possible residential development, situated at the corner of Highway 281 and Park Road 4. Nearby towns offer restaurants and shopping and the close proximity to the area's recreational lakes and Longhorn Caverns State Park is highly desirable.
Located approximately 5+/- miles north of Marble Falls and 4+/- miles south of Burnet with 7,350+/- feet of frontage on Hwy. 281 and 4,900+/- feet of Park Road 4 frontage.
The gentle rolling terrain ranges in elevations from 1,250+/- in the northwest part of the ranch to a low of 1,140+/- feet at the east part. There are approximately seven drainage areas on the ranch with the main branch . being Long Branch Creek, all seasonal creeks. Two springs are situated on the ranch with dams that backup the springs making idea areas for attracting wildlife and waterfowl. Throughout the ranch is a variety of trees including live oaks, red oaks, shin oaks, cedar elms, along with cedar and other varieties of vegetation typical to the Hill Country region.
Located on the ranch is the original Brownlee family ranch house. The two-story house is waiting for restoration to bring alive its historical look and feel. Located on the west side of the ranch is a barn and good set of cattle pens.
The property has great potential with an older two-story home, barn and cattle pens offering an abundance of opportunities to improve upon. Several good view vantage points on the property would make ideal places to build a new home or lodge. There are two water wells on the ranch. Electricity is located on several parts of the property.
Long Branch Springs Ranch has an abundance of native wildlife including whitetail deer, turkey, hogs, dove and other animals native to the Texas Hill Country. Large trees throughout the ranch allow for turkey roosting sites.
Two springs on the ranch have been dammed to create nice pools of water that are meccas for wildlife and waterfowl. Long Branch Creek, a seasonal creek, traverses the property. Nice canopy oaks overhang the spring areas creating inviting views to watch the wildlife. The property has gently rolling terrain and is dotted with different species of hardwoods.
There are two water wells; one is located at the headquarters and the second is located south of the improvements. There are also several water troughs nearby.
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