For the first time, the iconic M&K Ranch is being offered to the public. The neatly
expansive property encompasses 120.6 acres carefully carved from the historic 4,000+
acre Nine Bar Ranch in Waller County. In recent years, Waller County has gained
tremendous popularity as a quality destination for those seeking the rural lifestyle within
minutes from downtown Houston and surrounding areas. The property is quietly nestled
one mile down the paved Kelley Road off of Highway 6, just 2 miles North from the
intersection of Highway 6 and Highway 290 in Hempstead, Texas. The beautiful views,
rolling terrain, productive ranch land and easy drive time to Houston or Austin make
M&K Ranch truly one of a kind. Constructed with family entertainment and functional
cattle ranching in mind, this property offers endless possibilities!
MAIN HOUSE: The main house includes 3,650 square feet of timeless Austin stone
classic ranch luxury! This custom built 4 bed, 3 bath stone home was constructed in
2001 with master wing remodel in 2021. From the outdoor kitchen, gorgeous pool and
cabana, the back porch entrance opens into the mud room, kitchen and utility/office space. Notable
home features include high ceilings, custom wood floors, granite counter tops, stone
fireplace and crown molding to name a few. Entertain guests in the multiple dining
spaces along with guest quarters!
GUEST APARTMENT & GARAGE: Above the expansive three-car garage features
two of the beds and a one bath guest apartment with extra sleep space for children. The
upstairs guest bedrooms are located next to the main home offering ample comfort and
privacy for additional family and friends. Invite company to relax by the pool and spend
nights in their own private apartment. Have family members home for a college
weekend or provide sleeping space for extra holiday guests. Great consideration for
privacy and comfort have been thoughtfully constructed in this extra living space!
PARTY BARN: Enjoy the company of family, friends and guests in the spacious 40X140
square foot party barn! Attractive elements on the first floor include an open concept
design with two bedrooms/offices, stained concrete flooring, entertaining kitchen, huge
pantry, walk-in shower/restroom and custom home theatre room. Upstairs includes a
flex room currently utilized as a childrens play area, guest bed and ample
heated/cooled storage! From family gatherings, corporate events, church activities,
extra guest living or just a hang-out away from the main house the versatility of this
improvement is vast. One additional favorited feature of this party barn is the custom
home theatre, ready for cozy movie nights complete with engineered floor and full
sound system. Fun awaits!
POOL & CABANA: Showcased behind the main house is the relaxing saltwater pool
complete with storage cabana and custom stone outdoor kitchen! Outdoor enthusiasts
will appreciate the attractive landscaping, storage building, fruit trees and more. Careful
consideration to lawn and landscaping irrigation throughout the property is designed for
RANCH BARN: M&K Ranch includes an original well maintained Nine Bar Ranch
structure. The approximately 50X80 square foot metal barn is rich with history but
managed with function. This barn includes covered cattle working pens, equipment
storage and closed in storage space/workshop. Additional shade provides cover for the
sunny Texas workdays. Cattlemen will appreciate the fenced lanes that allow sorting
livestock simply and efficiently.
PASTURE CROSS-FENCING: Livestock enthusiasts will appreciate the cross-fencing
design including 11 pastures with 60 ft wide lanes and concrete water troughs
throughout. Rotational grazing has benefitted the owners for many years. Improved
Coastal Bermuda grass produces ample hay production and supports a 60+ mature
cow/calf operation comfortably.
WATER & RECREATION: M&K Ranch features a true Sportsman's dream lake with
over 9+/- acres of superior Bass fishing complete with pier and quick access by car or
ATV. There is a water well that reliably serves the main home and pasture water
WORKSHOP: Near the 9+ acre lake sits a 1,500+/- square foot green metal workshop
complete with concrete floor, equipment storage, roll-up doors, closed in workspace and
electricity. Access to this barn can be reached near Stagecoach road (or from the main
improvements and pastures).
ROAD FRONTAGE: Over 1521 ft. of gravel road frontage on Stagecoach road pose
easy ranch access and versatile future use. Ranch access points are located on Kelley
Road and along Stagecoach Road. Surrounding landowners are large land ranchers.
MINERALS: Minerals negotiable. Contact Listing Agent for additional information
regarding the minerals.
-Houston 50 minutes
-Austin 2 hours
-Hempstead 5 minutes
-Cypress 30 minutes
-Brenham 30 minutes
-College Station 45 minutes
FROM HOUSTON: Take US-290 W to Hwy 6 N in Waller County for 48 miles, turn on Kelley Road 2 miles N from intersection of Hwy 290 and Hwy 6 in Hempstead. Call Katy Wunderlich, Broker Associate for further directions and scheduling: 979-571-7498