32025 Forward Road Manton, CA 96059

$598,000 Active
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 1,248 Sq.Ft.
  • 10.18 Acres

About the Property

$100K price drop. Motivated seller. Family retreat with six structures, ideal for large family or retreat center. Same family 44 years, 1st time on market. Two parcels, total 22.13 acres, each with deeded water at 100 psi. Magical handcrafted buildings with shaved beams, local wood and rock. Main house is 2 story + writers cottage w full bath + 700 sq. ft. office/workshop + historic cabin + Scandinavian-style sauna + pond + greenhouse & much more. Ping pong, horseshoes, frisbee golf, labryinth. Thousands of ponderosa pines planted ten years ago. Private, quiet, off road, secluded. Views of coast range & Black Butte cinder cone. 45 minutes to Lassen Park. Nearby local wineries included in Manton Valley AVA, great pinot noir and zin. Well-known area for hunting & fishing, abundant wildlife. Perfect elevation at 2500 feet, warm days, cool nights. Four distinct seasons. Known as "alfalfa hill," known for apples, grapes, alfalfa, livestock. This family compound is unique, built with skill and sensitivity to natural materials, truly an artistic estate created over decades by artist, writer and architect. If you want a sheet-rocked box, this is not your place. Perfect home for artist, writer, thinker, or romantic. Clear night skies afford satellite viewing, shooting star parties or just gazing at the Milky Way from horizon to horizon. For country living, this foothill hideaway offers the best of California Cascades, last refuge of southern Yana tribes, Ishi.

Property Information

Size 1,248 SqFt
Price/SqFt $479
Lot Size 10.18 Acres
Year Built 1978
Property Type Single Family Residence
Zoning R1-A-MH-B:435
Listing Number SN18287240
Listed 12/1/2018
Modified 12/7/2018
Listing Agent Tom Knight
Listing Office Tom Knight Manton Realty
Bedrooms 4
Total Baths 4
Full Baths 3
1/2 Baths 1
Pool No
Spa No
HOA Dues None

Property Features

Common Walls
  • No Common Walls
Community
  • Rural
Cooling
  • Wall Window
Exterior
  • Satellite Dish
Fencing
  • Barbed Wire
Garage Spaces
  • 0.00
Levels
  • Two
Patio and Porch
  • Deck
Pool
  • None
Road Frontage
  • County Road
Road Surface
  • Gravel
Roofing
  • Spanish Tile
Sewer
  • Conventional Septic
Spa
  • None
Style
  • Craftsman
Water Source
  • Private
Waterfront
  • Pond
Windows
  • Wood Frame Windows
Eating Area
  • Breakfast Nook
  • Dining Room
Electric
  • Electricity - On Property
  • Standard
Fireplace
  • Outdoors
  • Patio
Flooring
  • Brick
  • Wood
Heating
  • Space Heater
  • Propane
Foundation
  • Combination
  • Concrete Perimeter
  • Stone
Interior
  • Beamed Ceilings
  • Built-Ins
  • Granite Counters
Laundry
  • Dryer Included
  • Individual Room
  • Inside
  • Washer Included
Parking
  • Carport
  • Carport Attached
  • Driveway - Gravel
  • Off Street
Utilities
  • Electricity Connected
  • Phone Connected
  • Propane
  • Water Connected
Other Structures
  • Greenhouse
  • Guest House Detached
  • Sauna Private
  • Storage
  • Workshop
Views
  • Mountain
  • Panoramic
  • Pond
  • Trees/Woods
  • Valley
Lot Features
  • Agricultural - Tree/Orchard
  • Garden
  • Gentle Slope
  • Lot Over 40000 Sqft
  • Secluded
  • Treed Lot