1980 Emigrant Trail, Markleeville, CA


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About 1980 Emigrant Trail

Experience the allure of ranch living on this captivating 10-acre ranchette, conveniently located just a short 20-minute drive from the enchanting Lake Tahoe basin. Have you ever fantasized about embracing the ranch lifestyle in the picturesque California countryside? Look no further - your aspirations are about to become a reality with this exceptional property. Indulge in the beauty of breathtaking sunrises, sunsets, and panoramic views of sprawling valleys and majestic mountains that lend each day a touch of magic. Nestled within this sprawling landscape, you'll find a charming 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom, 1760-square-foot home adorned with a delightful wrap-around deck. Adjacent to the home, an expansive 2-car detached garage awaits, complete with designated quarters for your beloved dogs.Enhancing the allure of the property is an additional lavish 577-square-foot outbuilding for you to use your imagination on how you can make it suit your needs. It features a well-appointed bathroom with a shower, along with two versatile rooms. Further adding to the property's appeal is a stately 4-stall horse barn thoughtfully equipped with electricity and water connections, 3 sheds, 3 turnouts, 2 horse shelters, hay storage, a whole house Generac generator, on demand water heater, central air with programmable thermostat full perimeter fencing and a well-designed chicken coop. Complementing these features are two additional sheds, thoughtfully positioned to accommodate your specific needs.The list of enhancements to this ranchette is truly remarkable. In 2020, the living area and kitchen underwent an extensive remodel, highlighted by the installation of high-quality quartz countertops and sink and Kitchen Aid appliances . The downstairs exudes modern elegance with its resilient waterproof luxury vinyl plank flooring. In 2023, the gravel road underwent significant improvements, now boasting optimal leveling and integrated water flow containment areas. The thoughtful addition of automatic sprinklers, apple trees, berry bushes and feeders further, accentuates the property's functional and aesthetic appeal.Enjoy a wide range of recreational activities in the vicinity, from thrilling snowmobiling and snowshoeing to scenic cross-country skiing. Explore world-class destinations like Kirkwood and Heavenly Ski Resorts. If you prefer water adventures, try paddleboarding and kayaking. For the adventurous, there's rock climbing, as well as options for road and mountain biking. Fishing enthusiasts can indulge in fly fishing and more.This gated property embodies the epitome of ranch life, inviting you to relish in its abundant offerings and supreme privacy. Seize this opportunity to immerse yourself in the finest aspects of country living, where every day is a celebration of nature's beauty and the joys of rural living. Per county planning department, property may be sub-dividable.

Features of 1980 Emigrant Trail

MLS® # 139275
Price $877,000
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 1,760
Acres 10.00
Year Built 1987
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Active

Community Information

Address 1980 Emigrant Trail
Area Woodfords
City Markleeville
County Alpine
State CA
Zip Code 96120-9638


Utilities ElectricityAvailable, Propane, Septic, Telephone, Well - Private
Features Garage Door Opener, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk In Closet
# of Garages 2
Garages Detached
View Mountains, Valley
Has Pool No


Has Basement No


Exterior Features Barn/Outbuildings, Corrals/Stalls, Horses OK, Other/See Remarks, RV Access/Parking, Storage Shed
Windows Double Pane
Roof Metal
Construction Wood Siding, Wood Frame
Foundation Concrete/Crawl Space, Other

Additional Information

Date Listed August 15th, 2023
Days on Market 107
HOA Fees 0.00

Listing Details

AgentRene Brejc
Office Contact530-545-0340

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Listing Price, Sale, & Status History

Price Reduced from $887,000 to $877,000