The Wire Tree Ranch is a truly exceptional ranch property with extensive, high quality improvements and outstanding water features. The ranch currently supports a 200± head cow/calf herd of Angus/Brangus crossbred cattle, producing natural grass-fed beef. Winter forage is supplied by Coastal fields located along Donohoe Creek. Its premier location is convenient to Round Rock and the Austin Metroplex.
Vegetation: Highly productive Coastal Bermuda pastures with 400± acres bailable, plus 120 ±acres of Oats. The balance of the ranch combines coastal and native pasture providing excellent grazing. The land has an excellent cover of hardwoods including Post Oak, Live Oak, elm, native pecan and others. Tree and brush cover provides outstanding habitat for game.
Wildlife: Whitetail deer, migratory water fowl, feral hogs, varmints, etc.
Water: Water features include a 15± acre lake, numerous (13±) large crystal-clear stock ponds, a northern border of Donahoe Creek plus live springs. Two solar powered water wells with a 3-inch pipeline feed most of the ranch. Solar powered pumps supply water from the lakes to the orchard and greenhouse. All water wells and pumps have backup power supplies.
Improvements: Established infrastructure includes 4,470± s.f. metal building with 2,200± s.f. apartment. 3 /2 foreman’s home, Metal equipment storage shed, 3000± s.f. metal barn, 10,000± s.f. covered cattle working pens, 4,320± s.f. 14-stall premier horse barn with tack room and kitchen, 1728± s.f. small hay barn, 1,890± s.f. barn for horse trailer/storage, 16,038± s.f. covered arena, 5,500± one-story frame home with concrete basement, 4 grain storage bins, greenhouse and garden, 2,520± s.f. climate controlled metal storage barn, 10.440± s.f. large metal hay barn, 7,200± s.f. metal equipment barn and 4 mare sheds. The ranch is high fenced with low fencing/crossfencing, a main entrance gate and 2 auxiliary gates.
Location: Wire Tree Ranch is located on Post Oak Road 8± miles east of Bartlett, Texas.
The ranch is 27± miles southeast of Temple, 31± miles east of Georgetown and 41± miles northeast of Round Rock and the Austin Metropolitan area. Airport: Austin Bergstrom International Airport is 65± miles south via Toll Road 130 and has a 12,248 foot runway. Georgetown Municipal Airport (KGTU) is 30 miles west and has a 5009 foot runway. Austin Executive Airport in Pflugerville is 46 miles and has a 6025 foot runway.