Lake Creek Hideaway is an impressive, entertaining-style ranch located in north central Anderson County. The relaxed setting ties quality acreage and custom luxury improvements with the capacity of 45 overnight guests! This ranch has all of the assets needed for events, corporate meetings, endless outdoor activities, and serves as the perfect family compound and retreat to get away from it all.
Location: This property is located only 1.5 hrs southeast of Dallas and 2.5 hrs north of Houston. The ranch is north of Palestine and near the small community of Montalba. The main access off of FM 321 is via a secluded, private drive with additional access points on CR 432, CR 2306, and CR 2312. The nearest airport is 9 miles away in Palestine, with a 4,000′ runway.
Water: All improvements and irrigated grounds are serviced by 7 water wells. Lake Creek, a semi live water creek, flows from north to south for over 1 mile through the heart of the ranch, and there are 4 lakes all approximately 1 acre in size. 2 have fishing docks.
Wildlife: The wooded creek bottoms and blocks of timber hold a good amount of wildlife. Whitetail deer, hogs, and waterfowl have minimal hunting pressure and can be viewed regularly. This ranch has many fishing options too that include the creek and multiple lakes.
Land: The grounds and acreage are well manicured. The driveway, approach, and all interior roads are rock based, in good shape and very private. Nearly 240 acres of Bermuda pasture include rolling topography with scattered mature oaks. The pasture is mainly used for hay production. The majority of the wooded areas parallel Lake Creek and trace other drainages.
Improvements: All improvements on Lake Creek Hideaway have been constructed with an eye towards luxury, comfort, and privacy. There are 9 separate residential buildings with bedrooms, 21 bedrooms in total on the ranch, 31 bathrooms, and various other barns. The headquarters area includes the main home, a living/party barn, pool w/ pool house, cottage house by the lake, and also a ranch home. There is a stone cabin with an adjacent bunk house 1/2 mile south of the main improvements. The final home is on the southern portion of the ranch also with an adjacent bunkhouse and private entrance. Lastly there is a large metal barn used to hay and equipment storage, and it too has utilities.
Miscellaneous Enhancements: This luxury property also includes: artificial grass golf greens with 5 stone and turf covered tee boxes at 60 to 235 yards; an extensive network of trails for hiking and ATVs; lakes that are well stocked with fish at a level for easy catching for kids; two fire pits, and mosquito misting systems on the houses.
Main home: This 2 story 8,654 sqft lodge has 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms upstairs, and was built in 2010. The first story has 1 bedroom, 5 bathrooms, and a large living area w/utility room. There are two fireplaces in this home. The downstairs also includes 2 large kitchens, a large dining room, fitness room, and large areas used for meeting space complete with state of the art A/V systems. The entire rear side of the home is an extended covered deck overlooking one of the lakes.
Party Barn: The party barn is also 2 stories with 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a bar/lounge area upstairs with a fireplace, and 5,200 sqft of space. The south end of the first story is equipped with an indoor/outdoor event and patio dining space. The remainder of the barn is an enclosed shop for equipment, toys, and UTV storage.
Pool House: South of the main home is an incredible 1,064 sqft pool house and heated pool. It has 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom inside, and 1 bathroom accessed from the pool area. There is 1 partial kitchen and 1 full kitchen that are separated by a partition wall. Retracting doors can be opened to connect with a large covered patio and onto the pool area. There is a swim-up grotto, stone waterfall and slide, tanning deck, stone card / cocktail table, basketball goal and anchors for the volleyball net. A partial basketball court is also near the pool house.
Farm House: Adjacent to the main improvements is a cozy 925 sqft farm house with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Cottage: Only a short walk from the headquarters is the cottage that includes 3 bedrooms , 3 bathrooms, and is 1,305 sqft. This would make a great wedding suite and also has a lot of appeal.
Cabin: One of the more secluded homes is the 1,134 sqft cabin that is 1/2 mile into the ranch, constructed in 2010. The cabin has a stone exterior and 1 bedroom, 1 bunk room, a fireplace, and 2 bathrooms. This location also has a separate bunkhouse with 1 bathroom.
South House: The most southern home has a private entrance and is very comfortable. The home is 1,099 sqft, has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and built in 2006. A spacious 512 sqft bunk house is here as well with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, and 1 bunk/living room.
Barn: The metal barn is located on the southern ag portion of the property and is approximately 7,000 sqft. The barn is currently used for hay and equipment storage, with covered open storage on one side, and an enclosed shop with 1 full bathroom on the other side.
Ranch is shown by appointment only.
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