Diamond K Ranch is a stunning working cattle ranch rich with dramatic views and luxurious rolling scenery. The ranch is uniquely situated in nearby proximity to the urban core of the Houston, Texas metropolitan area. Historically, Diamond K Ranch was once the esteemed headquarters of the famous Nine Bar Ranch. This 967 acre contiguous property poses exceptional value in the opportunity for future development due to its location, shape and accessibility. Diamond K Ranch is located on Highway 6 in Hempstead, Texas just two miles North of the intersection of Highway 6 and Highway 290. The property is situated in Waller County only 50 miles from Houston, 40 miles from College Station and 25 miles from Brenham, Texas. The scenery at Diamond K Ranch consists of 967 acres of rolling terrain, cross-fenced improved pastures, scattered oak trees, woods and stock ponds, which yield an abundant and diverse opportunity for development, recreation, leisure, hunting and agricultural production. With over one mile of road frontage on both Highway 6 and FM 1736, the ranch boasts a prime corner tract along with six access points. Today, Diamond K Ranch operates as a working cattle ranch utilizing the highly functional cross-fenced pasture design, rock and asphalt ranch roads, pipe cattle pens, multiple barns, covered arena and more. Crowned with striking views and impeccably maintained improvements, Diamond K Ranch provides a truly tremendous leisure experience and brilliant investment.
LOCATION: Diamond K Ranch is located on Highway 6, two miles North from the intersection of Highway 6 and Highway 290 in Hempstead, Texas in Waller County. There is road frontage on Highway 6, FM 1736 and Nine Bar Road as well as multiple access points on Highway 6, FM 1746, Nine Bar Road and Kelley Road.
HOUSES: Two 2,400 Sq. Ft. fully remodeled ranch style homes with Austin stone accents, one 1,350 Sq. Ft. guest-house and one 1,200 Sq. Ft. office building. There are also custom pipe dog kennels located at the two main houses.
HORSE BARN/SHOW CATTLE BARN: The tremendous horse and cattle barn involves 20 pipe stalls with overhead fans, 5 turn out lanes, tack room, concrete wash racks and more.
CATTLE WORKING FACILITIES: Designed with a low stress cattle handling perspective in mind, the covered cattle working pens are state of the art. From the pipe sorting pens to the hydraulic chute and turret gate, the working pens are equipped with all the ranching necessities. The foundation of the working pens is concrete for easy cleanup. There is also a vet storage room and cattle scales.
COVERED ARENA: This equestrian facility includes all the amenities one might desire to host events including sorting pens, roping chute, overhead lights, restrooms and more.
BARNS: This property features four major equipment storage buildings including two 7,500 Sq. Ft. main equipment storage/shops, 12,000 Sq. Ft. equipment storage facility equip with three phase electricity and the 6,000 Sq. Ft. barn currently used for hay storage.
WATER: Diamond K Ranch features three stock ponds and one 10 acre lake to suit any avid Bass fisherman. There is also one seasonal creek located on the South end of the property serving as a cool shaded area for cattle and wildlife. Additionally, the ranch includes five water wells with miles of interconnecting water lines.
PASTURES: The majority of the ranch is covered in improved Coastal Bermuda grass pasture. The entire ranch is divided into twenty large pastures and hay fields for rotational grazing and easy management.
MINERALS: The listed price includes 100% of the owned mineral rights.
ROADS: The entire operation is connected with interior rock and asphalt ranch roads that have been very well maintained over the years. Additionally, the perimeter of the ranch is almost entirely surrounded by paved roads. A unique feature of this property is that there are no easements.
Listing agent will be present for all showings. Must give 48+ hours notice.
From Cypress take US-290 W for 24 miles. Exit onto SH-6 and keep right towards College Station. In 2.8 miles the destination is on your right: 25668 SH-6 N, Hempstead, TX. From College Station take SH-6 South for 37 miles. The destination is on your left: 25668 SH-6 N, Hempstead, TX.