With sweeping mountain valley views, this is a perfect executive retreat, family compound or equestrian property. Property has private well, drawing from the pristine Margarita Water Basin. Surrounded by trees & diverse wildlife this property feels like a private nature preserve. This is country living with all the convenience of city living. Experience this rare and spectacular piece of San Lorenzo Valley. Imagine living in nature so close to beach and city. Properties of this size and natural beauty are increasingly rare. Property has potential to generate income as a Hip Camp site and is already permitted to construct an ADU on the property. Shown by appointment only. Only 12 miles and 20 minutes from Downtown Santa Cruz and Beaches, and a 45-minute commute to Silicon Valley, this 53-acre, 4-bedroom estate offers the seclusion and natural beauty of the coastal mountains but is conveniently close to many amenities.