Strategically located between Austin, Houston, and San Antonio, and 45 minutes from Austin’s international airport, Windy Knoll is a one-of-a-kind custom Gentlemen’s Ranch placed just 15 minutes from the quaint and prestigiousPrimary Photo for Listing #99536846 community of Round Top, Texas. The property includes 100+ acres of rolling terrain, four ponds, improved pastures, dense woods, and four water wells. The main house is perched at the highest point and boasts over 10,000 square feet of luxury and refinement. The ranch includes a 3,600 square foot social barn and office; a beautiful lake adjacent guest house; a 40 Kilowatt solar farm; a 17,000 gallon water harvesting system; and a 70? x 40? storage barn with a tractor and other farm equipment. This property would be a perfect Texas getaway for buyers of discriminating tastes or for corporate retreats. The main house is a place of sophisticated refinement and re quiescence, coupling French Country design with historic Texas architecture. Accessed through a security gate and tree lined drive, the house is preceded by a front garden designed after the 13th century Chartres Cathedral Labyrinth in France.
The back patio boasts a twelve foot deep infinity pool and hot tub, with the entire area enclosed with glass panels with security code access. The pool house is outfitted with a shower, sink and dressing room.
This is the ultimate in a Luxury Texas Ranch in one of the most sought after and prestigious locations. Round Top Texas is known as the “Aspen” of the Southwest and visitors come from all over the world twice a year during the world renown Antiques Fair. Affluent weekenders from all over the area are moving here and the level of sophistication in food, music and the arts is evolving year after year. If you are looking for a State-of-the-art Farm or Ranch with Designer appointments through out then look no further. Windy Knoll is the ultimate in sophistication and elegance.The original owners were very environmentally aware and built this amazing compound with Solar Panels, Water harvesting
and a Tornado shelter.
Other notable features include a rustic outdoor kitchen and eating area, the state-of-the-art security system and the 24 person tornado shelter.
Windy Knoll includes over 100 acres of rolling terrain with four ponds, improved pastures, dense woods, and four water wells. This is an active working farm and as such the acreage is designated with either an ag or wildlife valuation.
A 17,000 gallon underground tank collects water which is pumped to a 25,000 gallon surface tank to irrigate the garden. This water can be diverted through filtration and ultraviolet cleansing systems and used indoors.
The on-site solar panels generation 40 KW of electricity, which enable the house to operate completely off the grid. A 70? by 40? storage barn houses a tractor and other farm equipment and is complete with a bathroom and eating area for ranch personnel.
The fish shack, designed by the owner, is the perfect getaway spot or guest house. With its relaxing dock and outdoor seating area, this one room cottage is located by the largest of the ponds and is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the water. The house has a full kitchen, bath, and beds downstairs and in the loft.
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Cell: 979 – 702 – 0425
Office: 979 – 249 – 5767