Wunderschon Ort (Beautiful Place), is a beautiful live water, pristine acreage for sale in Gillespie County. Only 3.5 miles from Downtown Main Street in Fredericksburg, Texas. The original founders knew this was someplace special when they planted roots here in 1846. Behind the elegant shops and fine dining, you can feel the authentic German soul and see reminders of their heritage in the historic buildings along Main Street, the German cuisine at local restaurants and the welcoming spirit of its people. Come. Live. Explore.
This gated entrance property lies in Gillespie County about 3.5 miles Southwest of Downtown Fredericksburg, Texas. The property is just a short drive from the Gillespie County Airport (T82). Lady Bird Johnson Golf Course and the Gillespie County Fairgrounds are only one mile away. Hill Country Memorial Hospital is located 2.5 miles from the property. Numerous vineyards, breweries and wine tasting businesses are within 20 minutes of the property.
VEGETATION: The property features large mature hardwoods, including Black Walnut, Pecan, native persimmon and ancient Live Oaks that lie just above Live Oak Creek.
WATER: Live Oak Creek is a live water creek that runs year-round through the property. Live Oak creek rises one-mile northwest of Weinheimer Road in central Gillespie County and runs southeast for fifteen miles to its mouth on the Pedernales River, a mile south of Lady Bird Johnson Park.
SOIL: Most experts suggest loamy soil as the best type of soil for grape growing. A crumbly mix of sand, silt, and clay when blended with other soils in the right amounts offers the ideal soil type for grape growing, making approximately one-third of this property excellent vineyard potential.
WILDLIFE: Wildlife in the area include whitetail deer, axis deer, dove, turkey, and a few bobwhite quail. There are numerous fish species and aquatic wildlife in the creek area.