ELK MEADOWS RANCH in HORSE HOLLOW OAKLEY, UTAH
This gentleman’s ranch was built in 1997 and has had 3 owners. The present owners purchased the home in 2011, named it Elk Meadows Ranch and have made significant improvements. The 8.53 acre equestrian ranch is very private at the end of the Horse Hollow road with a secured log gate entrance, spacious ranch house, barn & pastures.
The MAIN HOUSE has 4 bedrooms: (a master suite upstairs, a lower level west master guest bedroom with a door to the outside pergola sitting area patio and 2 bedrooms on the east side of the house, one used as an office w/a sleeper sofa, 4 full bathrooms (both masters have 2 vanity sinks and the upstairs bathroom has a separate jetted tub & glass & tile enclosed shower with 2 shower heads...the 3 others have glass enclosed tile showers/tubs with hand-held sprayers) and a main level powder room. The master suite has a 2-sided wood fireplace, a deck with French doors, built-in cabinets with a desk and a small fridge, ceiling fan, 2 separate wardrobe closets with shelving and cabinets, a separate upstairs furnace and the room off of the master has built-in cabinets and work surfaces that could be used as a bedroom, nursery, crafts, office and/or exercise room. There is a large carpeted storage area north of this room above the garage, with limited height clearance. On the landing is a library room with a 2-sided fireplace, built-in bookshelves with a washer & dryer enclosed in a large closet with upper cabinets.
Throughout the house are knotty alder cabinets, doors & baseboards, distressed walnut wood floors and neutral brown colored carpeting, wood window Levolor blinds and plenty of overhead lighting with rheostats. There is a front door enclosed vestibule entrance with a large coat closet, bevelled glass french doors which open to a 32 foot high great room with a massive stone gas fireplace, plenty of space for a grand piano, great acoustics, leaded glass transom windows with a door to the outside, a separate office room with an outside door, built-in bookshelves and filing cabinets, a large dining room with french doors to the outside, a spacious kitchen with a large walnut wood island, 4 sinks with 3 disposals, built-in cabinets, lower cabinets with easy access pullout shelves/ drawers, upper glass cabinets, coffee bar cabinet, a bar height counter with bar stools, 2 Sub Zero refrigerators/ freezers, an ice maker, trash compactor, 2 Asko dishwashers, 2 filtered water spouts, a Thermador 6 burner gas cooktop, 2 Thermador wall ovens, 2 Thermador warming drawers and a pantry/laundry room with shelves, built-in cabinets, a sink and washer & dryer, a mud room with cabinets and coat hooks and private outside door with built-in combination lock and a door to the garage, a mechanical room with electrical panels, 2 natural gas furnaces, a new 75 gallon hot water heater, a water softener system, ADT security system, Central Vac, 3 air conditioner condensers on east side of the house, a family room off of the kitchen with built-in entertainment/TV cabinets, a gas starter wood fireplace and an enclosed patio room with stamped concrete floor, Sunsetter window coverings, ceiling fan, gas starter wood fireplace, built-in barn wood cabinets, stainless steel sink with disposal, filtered water spout, dishwasher, refrigerator, custom made 2 half barrels bar with elk tynes, Alfresco stainless steel BBQ grill with 2 side burners, 2 gated dog runs with access doors to the patio room, dog electric fence, a furnace room as well as an outside patio area for outdoor furniture. The garage has a sink with hot & cold water with built-in cabinets, a hot & cold faucet for a hose under the workbench area, a boiler room which services the heated driveway and a Tesla charging outlet.
There is a separate BARN/STABLE which has the ranch foreman/care taker’s living quarters. It includes a one bedroom apartment with a full bathroom, kitchen, living room and an attached 2 car garage. In the heated tack room, there is a washer & dryer, toilet and sink and 4 heated 12’ x 12’ box horse stalls with adjoining metal panel runners. There is a horse wash bay area with hot & cold water, 2 high overhead garage doors, hay and equipment storage and 2 outside corrals/dry lockups with year-round waterers. There is a 100 x 200 foot fenced sand arena with a metal loafing shed, 3 pastures with sprinklers & 3 Big Gun water cannons, a pump house for irrigation water, a 50’ diameter round pen and a storage shed. The property has 13 water shares.
PROPERTY has a well, septic system and a secured log gate entrance. There is a screened log structure-the “Camp” with rustic built-in cabinets for sleeping bags & cots, a table and chairs and a ping pong table, with a stone floor. Outside of the “Camp” is a stone patio area which overlooks 2 ponds and 2 waterfalls, an arbor with benches, a fire pit, a sandbox and horseshoe pits. On the west side of the lower level backyard there is a fenced-in, raised vegetable garden with 2 apple trees. There are 2 programmable sprinkler systems and programmable low voltage outdoor lighting for the gate, in the front island, flower beds by the driveway entrance and throughout the backyard, waterfalls and ponds with large lawn areas surrounding the house. Property is at the end of the Horse Hollow road, very private with aspen trees surrounding the house and open 360 degree views of the Uinta Mountains to the east, the north hills, the distant mountain tops of Deer Valley & Park City ski resorts, the Kamas Valley and Wolf Creek mountains to the south, along with plenty of wildlife... deer, elk, osprey, eagles, owls, finches, hummingbirds and pastures with cattle and horses.
A truly peaceful heaven on earth!