Listing of the Week: The Springs Ranch is an Idyllic Hill Country Retreat

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The Springs Ranch is a truly unique and idyllic Hill Country retreat and working exotics ranch for sale in Gillespie County, between Llano and Fredericksburg, Texas.

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These breathtaking 282± acres range from spring-fed live water and ponds in a central valley to exposed granite outcrops rising 100 feet above the valley floor. These impressive pink granite features are Town Mountain Granite, part of the same igneous batholith as Enchanted Rock just five miles away. The highest elevations of the ranch, some 250 feet above the creek that traverses the valley, offer dramatic, panoramic views for miles of stunning Hill Country terrain.

Water is abundant on The Springs Ranch with 12 ponds ranging in size from one-half acre to five acres. The water features are fed both by crystal clear springs and seasonal rain runoff. The largest lake has reportedly held water continuously since it was built in the 1960s. The springs and runoff from the headwaters of Legion Creek which runs for a mile through the central valley of the ranch for eight to ten months of the year.

The Springs Ranch is a working exotics ranch stocked with Axis and Blackbuck. It is completely high fenced into four primary pastures with a trap for working the exotics. Water is available for the animals in all four pastures. Three-quarters of the ranch is native brush and hardwoods, with the remaining quarter as pasture. The land has been well cared for with ongoing predator control, as well as cactus, cedar and mesquite control.

The Springs Ranch is listed through Texas Ranch Sales. 

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