Presenting, ”Ashlin Ranch”, a 347.29± acre real estate offering in the beautiful Bitterroot Valley of western Montana. This ranch has almost a mile of Bitterroot River frontage. The river is well known by fly fisherman world-wide as a scenic freestone river with high quality fishing and floating opportunities. The land offers private recreation with diversity of habitat for whitetail deer, elk, turkeys, waterfowl, and sporting dogs. Early priority water rights care for the hay fields for horses and cattle with fenced and cross fenced fields. The balance of the land has mature historic pines, aspen trees, parks with trails, and riparian areas. The ranch is well watered with multiple large ponds plus a year around creek.
Mountain views of the Bitterroot Range and snow covered Como Peaks are inspiring! Access is off a paved road about 5 minutes south of Hamilton and begins with a heavy log archway over a double electronic gate. The interior roadway is paved leading to the owner’s residence which is located away from the ranch house and barn in an open meadow near the river.
Improvements includes a one level 5 bd, 5 ba western-inspired log home, separate two bedroom, one bath apartment, an executive office suite with sporting room, plus 6 garages. Vaulted ceilings, professional grade appliances, spa bathrooms, steam room and sauna, and handcrafted design elements are evident throughout the 8,100± sf of living space. Included in the offering are fine original art and bronzes, historic Native American pieces, cowboy collections, Thomas Molesworth furniture, furnishings, decor, and ranch equipment.
The two story ranch house features three bedrooms, two baths, with an open floor plan, 2,100± sf and a wraparound porch. The horse barn has over 3,100± sf with a shop, garages, bath, center alley, 4 custom horse stalls and hay loft.
Never before offered for sale, the Ashlin Ranch is truly a special dream come true.