Price: $4,325,000

Size: 77 +/- Acres

Location: Santa Ynez Valley is a bucolic upscale community, a short drive from Santa Barbara, California. The valley is a composite of world class vineyards, horse farms, cattle ranches and ranchettes, and is the second largest wine growing region in California. This property is located within the famous tree-lined corridor between the Danish village of Solvang and the town of Buellton, just minutes from Highway 101.

DescriptionThis 77+/- acre ranch is home to ‘River Edge Farm’; one of California’s leading thoroughbred farms. (This is the main ranch parcel, the entire ranch can be purchased for a total of 233+/- acres.) This one-of-a-kind historic ranch is an existing full scale breeding facility comprised of a 24 stall center aisle barn, an 28 stall mare and foal barn, and a breeding facility comprised of a breeding barn, veterinary lab and offices, 6 stall stallion area, and 6 stall foaling area. Additionally there is a 4 bedroom manager’s house, arena, round pen, equipment buildings, and several fenced and irrigated pastures. 

The property includes a vacant 25+/- acre parcel on the mesa high overlooking the ranch and provides sweeping panorama views of Santa Ynez Mountains and the farm below. This magical spot is destined for an exquisite home site; with an entrance off Ballard Cyn Road or by River Edge Farm below.

Water Source: There is a private irrigation well drilled in 2015, but has not yet been utilized. There is also a domestic well to serve the residence, barns, and horse waterers.

Soils: The predominate soil is Mocho Loam, Storie Index Grade 1 (Excellent).

Zoning: AG I-40

Ag Preserve: This property is under the Williamson Act (Ag Preserve) providing substantial property tax benefits.


  • Water: Private well
  • Electricity: Pacific Gas & Electric
  • Natural gas: Southern California Gas & Electric
  • Telephone: Verizon