2285 Back Ranch Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 US Santa Cruz Home for Sale

2285 Back Ranch Road, Santa Cruz, California

Surfsong Seclusion

Property Details



Listing Information

  • MLS: ML81595989
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Baths: 2
  • Partial Baths: 0
  • SQ FT: 1316
  • Lot Size: 42.14 Acres
  • Style: Octoganul

Property Description


Magnificent Pacific Ocean & Monterey Bay views from 42+ acres of great redwoods, large live oaks & sunny, grassy hillsides. On an 800 foot elevation ridge sits a 1316 sq. ft. octagonal retreat made of reclaimed virgin redwood. The artisanal home is built with post & beam details & expansive view windows. Two year round creeks bound both sides of the ridge. A perfect main home site with panoramic ocean & sunset views awaits your dream residence. This view looks across the recent Presidentially established California Coastal National Monument lands addition so that no development will ever mar this magnificent natural scenery. This protected National Monument is your new neighbor! Original 24x36 virgin redwood barn is for your horses & tractor; the sunny exposure will accommodate a grape vineyard, orchard & solar panels. On coveted and private Back Ranch Rd & only 20 min from town. Enjoy the twinkle of Monterey Bay shoreline lights after dark & the solitude. Abuts Wilder Ranch State Park. 8 minute drive to the beach--mostly on private road, and 7 minutes to the campus of the University of California at Santa Cruz.  Magnificent year-around climate.

Seller is willing to consider carrying a mortgage. Listing agent must accompany all showings. Locked gate on Smith Grade, so best access is from Highway 1. WOW!

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Frank Murphy
Keller Williams Realty
1414 Soquel Ave, Suite 100
Santa Cruz CA 95062
BRE License #01014048
Fax: 831-401-2425