Bennett Valley Sonoma Ridge Vineyard Estate
This beautiful 40+ acre Bennett Valley Sonoma Ridge Vineyard Estate is located at the top of Sonoma Mountain Road & features 10 acres of Pinot Noir vines comprising it’s Greendale Vineyard. The vineyard is in 3 AVA’s; Sonoma Mountain, Bennett Valley, and Sonoma Valley. Wines produced from this vineyard can be labeled as coming from any of the 3 AVA’s, which is a huge advantage to marketing and bottle pricing.
The landscape of cascading rolling hills is studded with a heritage oak trees & offers bucolic views of Bennett Valley and the surrounding mountain ranges.
The single level, 3,192 square foot house sits atop an idyllic knoll, has gorgeous decks & a perfect backyard for entertaining. The estate boasts a horse barn as well as a 5.28kw solar array, all at the end of the very private Mary Paige Lane across from the Sonoma Ridge Park & trail network.
The backyard is picturesque and features a beautiful patio with trellising, partially covered decking, a manicured lawn and a gorgeous large oak tree. Dappled afternoon lighting creates a truly magical feeling in this serene spot. The house has 1,104 square feet of decking total, including a covered wrap around porch in the front, a back deck off the kitchen and another off the master suite featuring a hot tub.
The light-filled 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house has many windows boasting views of the private backyard and the estate vineyard in the front. The barn has 8 horse stalls, a large wash area, feed room and tack room. There is also a full 2nd story loft and a 16’X36′ covered trailer storage area. In addition, there is a large RV storage barn.
The home is located across from hiking and equestrian riding trails within the North Sonoma Mountain Regional Park and Open Space Preserve, which is the newest Sonoma County park. This 820-acre park includes a 4-mile section of the Bay Area Ridge Trail connecting to Jack London State Historic Park for through-hiking opportunities. The Ridge Trail begins in the ferns and redwoods on the south fork of Matanzas Creek, then climbs to nearly 2,000 feet through forests of oaks and bay laurels. The trail treats hikers to stunning views of peaks surrounding Santa Rosa and Sonoma Valley.
Surrounding Bennett Valley are two additional large parks each with extensive trail networks for horse back riding, mountain biking and hiking. See the links below for more information reading all three parks: North Sonoma Mountain Regional Park, Annadel State Park & the Taylor Mountain Regional Park & Open Space Preserve.
This property is centrally located to some of the best areas that Sonoma County has to offer. It is only 6 miles from Glen Ellen where there is World-Class wineries and restaurants including the Glen Ellen Star, 14 miles from historic downtown Sonoma, and 26 miles to downtown shopping and fine dining in Healdsburg. It’s also only 11 miles to downtown Santa Rosa which has vast shopping, restaurants, award winning school districts & more. This Sonoma Mountain estate offers the very best of wine country living.
Here are some interesting links containing more information and history for Bennett Valley as well as information on Bennett Valley parks for your convenience:
Please contact Doug Swanson 707-291-4400 or Mary Haufler 707-328-3868 or click the showing appointment icon above to set up a private tour of this property.