One of Kind Horse Property with Park Like Grounds
Stillwater, Washington County, Minnesota
For the equestrian enthusiast this is an absolutely “turnkey” operation as it incorporates 4 barns, 5 box stalls in the main barn, heated tack room, 8 immaculately maintained and fenced pastures, outdoor riding ring, four automatic livestock watering units, five hydrants, three wells and close to two miles of high tensile electric pasture fencing.
First time offering of this exquisite property located in beautiful Stillwater Township, Minnesota! This Hallmark Property is Truly One of Kind in the area! Located just 3 miles from Historic Stillwater, 20 minutes from St. Paul, 35 minutes to Minneapolis and the MSP International Airport. This property is an oasis of PRIVACY, totally surrounded with dense native and planted trees yet with efficient access to commerce and economic activity. Cherish the serenity of 360 degree views framing picturesque sites from all directions. This pristine property offers 38.75 acres of diverse landscapes from lowland hardwoods and creek bottoms to rolling hills, meadows, pastures, a planted prairie and a vibrant wetland. Silver Creek on the property northeast flowing within this designated wetland, alongside bordering land with a conservation easement, provides enhanced privacy and wildlife habitat. Let your imagination run wild as this piece of paradise is set up beautifully for a winery, organic farming, wedding venue, cattle operation or other livestock opportunities, OR your own private retreat!
If the park-like grounds and manicured pastures aren’t enough to make you smile - the absolutely charming main homestead designed by Dale Mulfinger with Sala Architects and constructed by Bob Hagstrom with Hagstrom Builders will take your breath away! This home was featured in the 1994 “Fine Homebuilding Magazine” article “A House that Fits its Site” as well as the 1994 spring edition of Better Homes and Gardens “Home Plan Ideas” magazine highlighting practical simplicity and functionality. The exterior of the home is graced with two St. Croix Valley Limestone fireplace chases custom built by Siegfried Construction along with an additional 110 tons of St. Croix Valley limestone on the house exterior. The roof is constructed of new #1 hand split cedar shakes and framed by all new copper valleys, chimney caps, flu caps, drip edge, gutter and downspouts. The two porches are post and beam architecture highlighted by reclaimed timbers out of a wharf in Seattle, WA. The flow of the home floor plan is open and includes an integration of the kitchen and living room for entertaining or coming together as a family as well as providing sanctuaries for tranquility for reading your favorite book or enjoying a cup of coffee and watching the sunrise above the vista. The 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom, 1 office with a fireplace offering with a master suite provides seamless function, and the two-story living room / loft style design offers openness and appeal. The kitchen is equipped with high-end appliances for the cook in the family and is sure to impress! A couple other fun features of this home include a cinder block dog wash and a root cellar in the lower level.