26353 Old Julian Hwy, Ramona, CA
$ 17,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#230013942
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CityRamona
  • AreaRamona
  • NeighborhoodBallena Valley
  • Zip92065
  • Style
  • Price$ 17,500,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5000
  • Lot Size170.27 Acres
Data Source:
San Diego Regional MLS (SDMLS)
Property Description

Ballena Vista, a stunning 170-acre estate, perched high upon the hillside overlooking the entire valley is an extraordinary custom home built by Dave McGinnis, with finishes beyond your imagination. Featuring 40 acres of grape varietals, space for additional vineyards, and the capacity to convert existing structures into a first-rate winery. The property also offers ample room for overnight guests and staff, including a guest house, 3 casitas, and 5 modular homes. A luxury 8-stall barn and a separate 38-stall barn provide an opportunity for equestrian pursuits or alternative uses. Nearly self-sufficient, with an abundant well water supply and expansive solar farm, Ballena Vista is the premier estate in San Diego County. Located just a one-hour drive from Downtown San Diego. The property includes plenty of water, w/ 7 wells and a 400,000 underground storage reservoir for irrigation as well as a 50,000 gallon and two, 10,000-gallon storage tanks for potable water. There is a pump station distributing water to the various pastures and vineyards. The electricity is provided by its own solar field, the 2nd largest private solar field in San Diego County. There remains plenty of room for horses with some of the finest barn facilities anywhere and spacious fenced pastures for turning them out. There’s even a quarter mile racetrack to stretch their legs. Whether a full-time residence or a weekend getaway this is one of the premier estates in San Diego County.

Price History
7/19/2023 Listed $17,500,000

General Features

Sewer Septic Installed
Heating Fireplace
Cooling Central Forced Air
Roof Shingle
Laundry Y/N Laundry Room
Fireplaces 1
Zoning Agricultur
HOA 0.0
Pets Allowed Y/N Yes
Pool Y/N Below Ground,Private
Full Baths 3
Year Built 2010
Neighborhood Ballena Valley
View Mountains/Hills,Panoramic,Parklike,Pasture,Meadow
Stories 2 Story
Topography Bluff/Canyon Rim,Level,Mountainous,Rolling
Community Amenities RAMONA
CFD/Mello-Roos Fee 0.0
Other Fees 0.0
Terms Cash,Conventional
Sale/Rent For Sale
Senior Community Y/N N/K
Price Per Sq Ft 3500.0
Days on Market 64

Interior Features

Equipment Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Refrigerator,Washer,Range/Stove Hood,Barbecue
Heat Source Propane,Solar
Kitchen Dimensions 9x14
Living Room Dimensions 16x17
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 10x12
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 16x14
Dining Room Dimensions 14x14
Flooring Tile,Wood
Fireplace FP in Living Room
Master Bedroom Dimensions 14x16
Laundry Utilities Gas & Electric Dryer HU
Guest House Est. SqFt 1000
Extra Room 1 Dimensions 18x10
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Stucco
Fencing Full,Partial
Water Source Well
Total Parking 2
Patio Balcony,Deck,Stone/Tile,Patio
Guest House Detached
Lot Size Area 20+ AC
Covered Parking None Known
Parkng Non-Garaged Spaces 2
Parking Non-Garage Carport


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 92065

AVG $1.94M
AVG 89
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1991

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