1946 Backbone Ridge, Wimberley

$6,400,000

6 Beds
7 Baths
5,346 Sqft
49.76 Acres
6 Garages

A once in a lifetime opportunity awaits at Backbone Ridge Ranch, one of Wimberley’s most iconic and pristine properties. With its highly coveted location, Backbone Ridge Ranch is just minutes from downtown Wimberley – the Hill Country’s epicenter of arts, gastronomy, and culture. A private hillside paradise, this iconic estate is nearly 50 acres with a mix of dramatic vistas, golden meadows, seasonal flowing water, and breathtaking ridge lines. The additional adjoining 50 acres are available to purchase as well. This versatile property creates the complete package for the discerning buyer in search of a move in ready, low maintenance private estate & ranch with unparalleled scenic views, wildlife, and nature on a grand scale. The 4,369 SQFT main home offers 4 en-suite bedrooms, including the primary suite. Enjoy the outdoors from the comfort of the outdoor living area complete with a kitchen, dining area and fireplace all overlooking the sparkling pool. Once again maximizing the connection to the surrounding countryside, the quarried limestone creates a gentle edge to the oversized 33,000-gallon pool. Multiple raised vegetable garden beds offer fresh produce for the gardener enthusiast or chef! A one-acre fence surrounds the home. Two separate 3 car garages offer additional space for car enthusiasts. Above each garage is a 487 SQFT private residence, complete with a full bathroom and well-appointed bedroom with extra sitting space, ideal for multi-generational living, or a live-in nanny. Following LEED principles, the estate boasts 84 solar panels, rough-in electrical for 3 Powerwall Batteries, 24,000 gallon rainwater storage system, 6 Rinnai tankless water heaters, and LED lighting throughout. This property is 45 miles to both the San Antonio and Austin airport, 10 minutes to downtown Wimberley, 15 to San Marcos, 10 minutes to Canyon Lake, and 20 minutes to New Braunfels. Enjoy the luxury of true privacy only minutes from the conveniences of town.

Essential Information
MLS® #7103844
Price$6,400,000
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms7.00
Full Baths6
Half Baths1
Square Footage5,346
Acres49.76
Year Built2014
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StatusActive
Community Information
Address1946 Backbone Ridge
AreaHW
SubdivisionBlanco Valley Ranches
CityWimberley
CountyHays
StateTX
Zip Code78666
Amenities
FeaturesCommunity Mailbox, Gated
ParkingGarage
Garage Spaces6
ViewHills, Trees/Woods
WaterfrontSeasonal
Has PoolYes
Utilities

Electricity Connected, Water Connected

Interior
InteriorTile, Wood
HeatingCentral, Electric
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces4
# of Stories1
StoriesOne
Appliances

Built-In Gas Range, Built-In Refrigerator, Dryer, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Disposal, Microwave, Wine Refrigerator, Washer, Humidifier

Fireplaces

Bedroom, Living Room, Outside, Wood Burning, Dining Room, Stone

Exterior
RoofMetal
FoundationSlab
Exterior Features

Garden, Lighting, Outdoor Grill, Private Yard, Rain Gutters

Lot Description

Cul-De-Sac, Garden, Native Plants, Private, Many Trees, Views

Construction

Glass, Stone, See Remarks, Wood Siding

School Information
DistrictWimberley ISD
ElementaryJacobs Well
MiddleDanforth
HighWimberley
Additional Information
Date ListedOctober 1st, 2021
Days on Market60
Property History
Price Reduced from $6,900,000 to $6,400,000
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