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OWN A PRIZED PIECE OF SAN DIEGO HISTORY: A PRIVATE RETREAT IN THE HISTORIC 4,500-ACRE CORTE MADERA RANCH! Don’t miss the extraordinary opportunity to own one of ten exclusive estates in this historic ranch nestled just south of Pine Valley. This ranch totaling 4,500+/- (forty-five hundred) deeded acres operates as a commonly held corporation with each individual homesite owner entitled to one of ten equal shares of this jointly held ownership community. At the heart of Corte Madera Ranch and overlooking the spectacular 65+/- acre seasonal lake at its peak, lies a 13.09-acre private estate featuring a sprawling 1920s craftsman ranch-style homestead. ~ Designed by renowned architect Richard Requa, this masterpiece blends American Craftsman influences with Mission stylings, offering both historical allure and contemporary conveniences. Perfect for family, friends, and guests with an abundance of options for relaxing, entertaining and accommodations, this estate includes: a 1,989 sf 3-bed, 3-½ bath main house; 483 sf carriage house with 2-bed, 1-bath, plus a loft; 600 sf 2-bed, 1-bath guest house; multi-bay detached garage-workshop; three stall barn, basketball-pickleball court, and an impressive pool area with an outdoor kitchen, modern pool house, changing rooms and cabana. ~ Corte Madera Ranch is home to pristine seasonal ponds, an expansive lake, and abundant wildlife, plus direct access to thousands of acres of the surrounding Cleveland National Forest, making it a sanctuary for nature enthusiasts. The ranch offers a unique blend of natural splendor and recreational opportunities, including hiking, mountain biking, bass fishing, and skeet shooting. ~ Ownership includes an individually owned homesite and a 1/10th ownership in the entire Rancho Corta Madera Corporation, providing the advantages of a big ranch without the full maintenance and holding cost responsibilities. A reliable source of water is maintained through the community shared and maintained water well system. A dedicated on-site ranch foreman manages the vast ranchland, including a cow-calf operation and horse stables, where owners can stable their horses with miles of trails for riding making this an incredible retreat for equestrian enthusiasts. ~ This secluded gated ranch, with its picturesque mountains, pastures, forests, and ponds, epitomizes quintessential country living, all within an hour of downtown San Diego. Experience unparalleled natural resources and the benefits of this hidden paradise with life at Corte Madera Ranch, a cherished part of San Diego’s heritage. Contact Listing Broker for additional details.

Address 4554 Corta Madera

Pine Valley, CA 91962
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $6,100,000
Original Listing $6,100,000 @ 2024-05-31
Age Restriction 0
Property Type
Mello-Roos Fee None Listed
HOA Fee $1,800
HOA Amenities Biking Trails, Horse Trails, Lake or Pond, Other
HOA Features BLM/National Forest, Foothills, Horse Trails, Hunting, Mountainous, Preserve/Public Land, Stable(s), Rural, Valley, Biking, Fishing, Hiking, Lake
Bonus Room, Guest/Maid's Quarters, Kitchen, Living Room, Loft, Main Floor Bedroom, Main Floor Primary Bedroom, Primary Bathroom, Primary Bedroom, Primary Suite, Recreation, See Remarks, Workshop
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Flooring Wood
Bedrooms 7
Full Bathrooms 6
Half Baths 1
Directions Old Hwy 80 to Corta Madera Road
Market Area 91962 - Pine Valley
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County San Diego
Assessor Parcel# 5260300200
Zoning S92, “W” Animal Designator
Geographic Areas

Community College District: Grossmont-cuyamaca CC

Zip Code: 91962

Highway Locator

East of I-15

East of I-5

South of I-8

East of I-805

East of SR-163

Ocean Distance 54.6 miles
Year Built 1928
Laundry Location In Garage
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling See Remarks
Sewer/Septic Conventional Septic
Fireplaces Fire Pit,Great Room,Living Room,Wood Burning (1)
Appliances No
Assessments Yes
Association Yes
Association Fee Frequency Monthly
Attached Garage No
Common Walls No Common Walls
Cooling Yes
Entry Location Multiple Entries
Heating No
High School District Alpine Union
Land Lease No
Laundry Yes
Levels One
Living Area Source Public Records
Living Area Units Square Feet
Lot Features Gentle Sloping, Horse Property, Over 40 Units/Acre, Pasture, Ranch, Secluded, Treed Lot
Lot Size Source See Remarks
Lot Size Units Acres
Parking No
Patio Yes
Pool Private Yes
Property Attached No
Sprinklers No
Tax Model
View Yes
Monthly Payment Calculator
Listing Source
Platform CRMLS
AOR North San Diego County
MLS Number NDP2404738
Courtesy of Chameleon/Red Hawk Realty
Listing Agent Meriah Druliner & Donn Bree
Style Single Family Residence
Material Not Listed
Lot Size ~ 196,020,000 sf
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Entry Steps 1
Swimming Pool Heated, Pool Cover, Private, See Remarks
Patio Cabana, Covered, Patio, See Remarks, Stone, Wrap Around
Exclusive Yard 0
Total Spaces: 3.00
Garage Spaces: 3.00
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Lake, Mountain(s), Panoramic