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Amy Dutton
Amy Dutton
Kuper Sotheby's International Realty

Hunt Texas Recreational Ranch - Live Water - 7 Springs - 3 acre Lake

315 Cardinal HIll Rd., Hunt, Texas 78024 - Kerr County
$5,900,000 223 Acres
Bedroom Bathrooms 6805 Sq.Ft.
Property ID 2540702


Cardinal Hill Ranch 223 acres Live Water - 7 Springs - 3 acre Lake

Recreational ranch located approximately 2.5 miles East on Hwy 39 from the Hunt Store. 223 acres that includes a spectacular hill country transitional home with sweeping views over the rolling hills, guest house, office suites, foremans apartment, implement barn, stables, riding arena, event style party barn on a 3 acre lake, waterfalls, multiple swimming holes and 7 live springs with improved roads.

Main Home: Fabulous and consisting of approximately 6,805 sq ft of living space

3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, and 3 half baths

3 stories plus a basement, accessed via elevator

2,580 sq ft of outdoor porches and decks

Beautiful exterior of the home was constructed with a combination of limestone and stucco

Entry through the large, custom Spanish cedar front door will find you looking into the main living room, through the floor to ceiling Spanish cedar windows with a fantastic view to the covered patio and the hills beyond

6 in-line fireplace and a floor to ceiling Spanish cedar bookcase

The main living room flows into a massive chefs kitchen, which also features Spanish cedar floor to ceiling windows that really take advantage of the landscape

The flooring throughout the house is custom wide-plank walnut, which transitions beautifully with the walnut cabinets in the kitchen.

Top of the line appliances and a built in Miele coffee maker make this any chefs dream kitchen

Formal dining room that can accommodate seating for many guests

Bar/butlers pantry

Separate Caterers kitchen


Craft room

Exercise Room

Bonus Room

Attached two-car garage

Two laundry areas

Pool & Hot tub


Cozy wine cellar, bar, and lounge

Guest rooms - Private Suites

Sitting area with 360-degree views

Heated and cooled with a geothermal system and is very energy efficient

AMX audio/visual system throughout the house

Lutron control system can be completely customized to your specifications

The outdoor areas of the main home were created with natural plantings and are surrounded by terraced boulder landscaping. The small gardens, terrace and sitting areas create a relaxing environment.

Guest House/Office suite/ with attached stables

Next to the main home is a matching structure that has a 1 bedroom apartment with a kitchen, living area, and full bath on the first floor. Attached to the apartment is a stable and tack room that will accommodate horses or other animals

On the second floor there is another full bath and a 3 room office suite, which is large enough to either convert into additional lodging or use to run your business from the ranch. There is plenty of space for you and 4 or 5 of your employees to office out of.

Foremans Apartment/Shop and Implement Barn

A third structure has a large open 1 room apartment and full bath attached to an oversized 2 car garage/shop and an attaching open-side implement/equipment room.

Water Supply

There are two 700 ft deep Trinity Aquifer wells operating on the property with large concrete storage tanks. There is also a rain catchment that supplies filtered rain water into the home with the switch of a valve.

Event Style Party Barn

In the valley of the ranch, perched on the edge of the 3 acre lake, is an approximately 3,000 sq ft building that comes complete with dance floor, stage, bar, kitchen, and separate mens and womens restrooms. Suitable for a few hundred guests and band stand.

Live Water

Seven springs call this property home, which create a small but strong creek that feeds a main lake approximately 3 acres in size. The lake is approximately 14 feet deep at the deepest point and is stocked with bass and has a man made waterfall. Aside from the lake, there is a small swimming hole and an additional waterfall. 2 spring fed waterways on the property: one with the main lake and another that the main entry road meanders back and forth over. The creek along the entry drive has a variety of small dams that create small pools and spills.

Other Features of the Ranch

The ranch is currently an ag exempt property. There are many native and exotic species of deer that call this ranch home as well as turkey and the occasional boar. There is a riding arena attached to the horse stables. The ranch is fenced and cross-fenced. ATV and horseback trails exist throughout the property. The property is very private and has an alternate access point from the top of the property. Improved asphalt roads to the main home and guest home.

Agent Remarks

This ranch is the epitome of modern luxury living in the Texas Hill Country. Magnificent hill top views, meandering live water on your drive to the main house and wonderful entertaining areas. The home includes the latest in geothermal design and outstanding audio, visual and customized Lutron control system. Hunting, fishing, equestrian, ATV and walking/riding trails make this a perfect recreational ranch. Ag exempt. Please call today for a private tour.


Virtual Tour  


From IH-10 Kerrville take Exit 505 Harper Road / Ranch Rd 73. Head South to Hwy 27. Turn right onto Junction Hwy / Hwy 27 and continue onto Hwy 39 for 4.6 miles. Turn right onto Cardinal Lane Rd.


Lot Description
Heavily Treed
Horses Permitted
Lrg. Backyard Grass
Water/Lake Front
Water/Lake View

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Amy Dutton

Kuper Sotheby's International Realty

1002 River Road, Suite 300
Boerne, TX 78006

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